The iPhone 8 is rumored to be the next flagship smartphone from Cupertino giant Apple featuring the next generation iOS. It will be the successor to iPhone 7 which was launched back in September. According to a new report, Apple has been granted a patent for a future bendable or foldable iPhone using advanced carbon nanotube structures.
Rests of the specs are still unknown but Apple is expected to launch next flagship iPhone by the end of Q3 of 2017. Stay tuned for more updates.
Update: Apple iPhone 8 Rumored to feature Curved Display, reports WSJ
According to a new report, Apple’s next flagship smartphone, the iPhone 8, will feature curved display.
Update: Apple iPhone 8 Rumored to Feature Stainless Steel Frame and Glass Back
According to a new report, Apple’s next premium flagship device, the iPhone 8 will feature an 5.8-inch OLED panel made by Samsung and stainless steel frame with glass back. It will be a special edition iPhone and will cost over $1000.
Update: Apple’s Next Flagship Smartphone Rumored to Feature Curved Display and USB Type-C port
According to a new report, Apple’s next flagship smartphone, the iPhone 8, will feature a curved edge display similar to Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and USB Type-C connector.
Update: Apple iPhone 8 will feature 5.8-inch OLED display, confirms Nikkei
According to a new report, Apple’s next flagship smartphone, the iPhone 8, will feature a 5.8-inch OLED display. The rumor suggest that only 5.1-inch will feature an active display and the rest will be function area that will replace home button with virtual replacement. In addition, the iPhone 8 will feature a revolutionary front facing camera that produces 3D Selfies which will be used to verify identity via a face recognition feature.
Update: Apple iPhone 8 Rumored to feature Curved OLED display
According to a new report, Apple’s next premium flagship iPhone 8 will feature curved OLED display made by Samsung Electronics. It will also be first iPhone to support wireless charging technology. In addition to that Apple will follow Samsung’s footsteps by moving TouchID on the back (similar to Galaxy S8).
Update: Alleged iPhone 8 Schematics Confirms bezel-less design and TouchID at back
Update: Alleged iPhone 8 Final Design Leaked in New Picture
Update: Alleged iPhone 8 front and rear panels Leaked in new pictures, No sign of TouchID on back
Update: Apple’s next flagship iPhone 8 could have TouchID sensor in the home button
According to a new report, the US Patent and Trademark Office has granted Apple 68 new patents in reference to the location of TouchID sensor in future iOS devices. Apple has originally filed for this patent back in Q2 of 2015 with the application number 14/741831.
Update: Apple’s next flagship iPhone will support wireless charging, confirms Wistron CEO
According to a new report, Apple’s next flagship iPhone will be waterproof and will support wireless charging. It will be first iPhone to feature wireless charging.
“Assembly process for the previous generations of (iPhones) have not changed much, though new features like waterproof and wireless charging now require some different testing, and waterprrof function will alter the assembly process a bit,” Wistron CEO Robert Hwang told reporters after the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting on June 14th.
Update : Alleged iPhone 8 screen protector available to pre-order at UK retailer
Update: Alleged iPhone 8 Dummy Units Confirms New Design
Update : Alleged iPhone 8 Screen Bracket Frame Leak Confirms New Design
Update: Apple is rumored to replace TouchID on iPhone 8 with 3D face recognition technology
According to a new report, Apple is working on a new 3D face recognition technology to replace the old TouchID on iPhone 8. The new technology will enable users to unlock their iPhone by using their face instead of a fingerprint. It will only take few hundred milliseconds to unlock an iPhone using this 3D face recognition technology.
Update: Apple iPhone 8 Design Leaked in New Renders
According to a new report, the TouchID on Apple’s next flagship iPhone will be incorporated in the power button, similar to Sony’s flagship, Xperia XZ Premium. The report also states that the new iPhone 8 will feature a 5.8-inch display with bezel-less design. In addition to that the new flagship will come with vertically aligned dual cameras on the back.