iPhone 8 Release Date, News and Rumors

4.7-Inch ‘iPhone 7s’ Could be Apple’s Upcoming Mid-Range ‘Affordable’ Device

4.7-Inch ‘iPhone 7s’ Could be Apple’s Upcoming Mid-Range ‘Affordable’ Device

As it stands right now, one of the more common rumors regarding Apple’s 2017 iPhone plans suggests the company will launch three new handsets.

KGI Securities Analyst Says iPhone 8 Will Feature All-Glass Casing for Wireless Charging

KGI Securities Analyst Says iPhone 8 Will Feature All-Glass Casing for Wireless Charging

In his latest note issued to investors, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities says that he expects all variants of the 2017 iPhone to feature an all-glass design to facilitate wireless charging. As per his sources, Pegatron is going to be the exclusive supplier of wireless chargers for Apple for next year.

iPhone 8 With Dual-Camera System Will Feature Dual Optical Image Stabilization

iPhone 8 With Dual-Camera System Will Feature Dual Optical Image Stabilization

Kuo: 5.8-inch iPhone 8 with OLED Display to Have Smaller 5.1″ to 5.2″ Active Touchscreen Area For ‘Specific Design Purposes’

Kuo: 5.8-inch iPhone 8 with OLED Display to Have Smaller 5.1″ to 5.2″ Active Touchscreen Area For ‘Specific Design Purposes’

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has issued a new note clarifying the confusion surrounding the display sizes of the 2017 iPhones. The reputable analyst notes that the OLED iPhone that Apple will be launching next year will feature a 5.8-inch display size. 

Supply Constraints Forcing Apple to Use OLED Displays Only on the iPhone 8 Plus

Supply Constraints Forcing Apple to Use OLED Displays Only on the iPhone 8 Plus

At this point, it is all but given that Apple is considering using OLED displays on the next-generation iPhone 8. Multiple reports have suggested that the company will be using the OLED display on the larger 5.5-inch Plus model of the phone, which might also feature curved edges and a bezel-less design similar to the Galaxy S7 edge.

2017 iPhones Rumored With 4.7- and 5.5-Inch LCD Screens, One Model With OLED Display

2017 iPhones Rumored With 4.7- and 5.5-Inch LCD Screens, One Model With OLED Display

Expectations for next year’s iPhone lineup are high, and analysts are obviously keen on stoking that fire quite a bit.

Poll: Do You Want Apple to Make iPhone 8’s Display Even Bigger With a Bezel-Less Design?

Poll: Do You Want Apple to Make iPhone 8’s Display Even Bigger With a Bezel-Less Design?

According to recent rumors, Apple will make its smartphone displays even larger for next year’s iPhone 8 series, but reduce the size of the displays around the screen so that the handset’s footprint isn’t that much bigger. But do you want a larger iPhone display?

Rumor: iPhone 8 to Come with 5-inch Screen; iPhone 8 Plus with 5.8-inch Screen

Rumor: iPhone 8 to Come with 5-inch Screen; iPhone 8 Plus with 5.8-inch Screen

Two Barclays analyst are claiming that the iPhone 8 will feature a bezel-less design. The analysts, Blayne Curtis and Christopher Hemmelgarn, have made these claims citing supply chain sources that they spoke to on their recent trip to Asia.

Sharp Executive Confirms iPhone 8 to Use OLED Display; Limited to Only Premium 5.5-inch Plus Model

Sharp Executive Confirms iPhone 8 to Use OLED Display; Limited to Only Premium 5.5-inch Plus Model

Just a few days after Japanese website Nikkei reported that Apple will be launching three different screen sizes of the iPhone 8 in 2017, the publication reports that of the three models, the largest and premium 5.5-inch model will make use of a curved OLED display.

Apple Reportedly Launching Three Glass-Backed iPhone 8 Models in 2017, Including New 5-Inch Model

Apple Reportedly Launching Three Glass-Backed iPhone 8 Models in 2017, Including New 5-Inch Model

Despite the fact that the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are still relatively new devices, an inordinate amount of attention has already been placed on next year’s devices.