Apple’s iPhone event is almost here, but more and more reports say that the best iPhone coming this year isn’t going to be found in stores until sometime in October. Apple is so far behind on iPhone 8 production that the phone isn’t expected to hit stores on September 22nd, when the iPhone 7s should start selling.
Apple is back again the market sizzling with its new breakthrough flagship iPhone as a new version. Markets, media, and consumers are abuzz with the speculative specifications of the new sleek model as all eyes are set on the release date of September 12, but many repost say that the iPhone isn’t going to be found in stores until October. As many sources like techcrunch, BGR, The wall street journal, said that Apple iPhone 8 release could be delayed as it is lagging far behind the demand for the product. Apple may not be able to deliver the product on time. As mentioned by BGR the company in july expected to hit 52$ billion from 49$ billion in revenue for quarter ending on September 2017. Since the company is unable to meet the demands of 1000$ iPhone 8 that was expected to be released on 22nd September, Analysts say it may not reach the expected target for the quarter.
This 5.8-inch marvel will have a 2.5D OLED edge-to-edge display. It can be a curvy OLED display, something similar to Samsung mobiles. The new designs have been made as an all-glass construction with an Apple A11 chip. This glass structure can have problems with durability but glass chassis are being worked on since quite long. Operating system iOS 11 comes with an improved Siri to the delight of Apple customers. Finger recognition has found another alternative with facial scanning and that would take few microseconds to function. Apple would possibly use this technology not just for unlocking the phone but also for Apple Pay authentication. This information has been revealed in the BiometricKit. A wireless charging system is the big bang offer. There would be vertical dual cameras on the rear, and are said to be smart cams that will tune camera settings based on the scene detected.
There are rumors that iPhone 8 might ditch the traditional home button as Siri could be invoked the power button. As only two to four million handsets have been made this quarter, there can be a shortage of units at present. The iPhone 8 would be available in three prominent colors- Black, Silver and Gold. The handset would be protected by a third-party protective case constructed by Urban Armor Gear.
Now that augmented reality has become the next big thing in tech industry, Apple is set to use this functionality with a 3D laser system. It shall make the augmented reality apps easier to be used.
Interestingly, as Samsung is the primary supplier of OLED screens to Apple, an amount of $130 charged for every unit might result in increase of the cost of every iPhone unit altogether. The new version can be available in three sizes, a 4.7-inch iPhone 7s, a 5.5-inch iPhone 7s Plus and a 5.8-inch iPhone 8.
Launch date: September 12, 2017
Price: Between $1000-$1400
Article by Mausam