iPhone Rumors

iPhone 8 Pre-Orders Might Not Ship Until October

iPhone 8 Pre-Orders Might Not Ship Until October

With Apple all set to unveil the iPhone 8, iPhone 7s, and iPhone 7s Plus at its September 12 event next week, millions of potential customers from across the world are waiting with bated breath to know when the iPhone 8 would actually go on sale.

Apple and LG Finalising OLED Deal for 2019 iPhone

Apple and LG Finalising OLED Deal for 2019 iPhone

Apple has been aggressively looking for alternate OLED panel suppliers. Despite its best efforts though, it looks like the company will not be able to introduce an additional vendor in its OLED supply chain before 2019.

UBS Analysts Suggest iPhone 8 Will Not Cost $1,200

UBS Analysts Suggest iPhone 8 Will Not Cost $1,200

The iPhone 8 is going to be expensive, very expensive. But how expensive exactly? Rumors and reports have pegged its price to be around $1,200. A new investor note from UBS analyst Steven Milunovich and associate analyst Benjamim Wilson, however, estimate that the base OLED iPhone 8 will cost $900.

Apple Possibly Looking to Use Camera Sensors with 12MP+ Resolution on Future iPhones

Apple Possibly Looking to Use Camera Sensors with 12MP+ Resolution on Future iPhones

Apple is possibly looking into using a camera module with a resolution higher than 12MP for its upcoming iPhones. The Cupertino company has booked production capacity at an upcoming factory of Largan Precision in Taichung, Taiwan.

iOS 11 Beta Source Code Suggests Siri Can Be Invoked on iPhone 8 by Holding Sleep/Wake Button

iOS 11 Beta Source Code Suggests Siri Can Be Invoked on iPhone 8 by Holding Sleep/Wake Button

With the iPhone 8 missing out on a physical home button, Apple has moved the functionality to trigger Siri to the Sleep/Wake button. This piece of information was revealed by Guilherme Rambo, an iOS developer who came across the information by digging deep into iOS 11’s code.

iPhone 8’s Wireless Charging to Be Capped at 7.5W

iPhone 8’s Wireless Charging to Be Capped at 7.5W

Various rumors and reports have all but confirmed that the iPhone 8 will be coming with wireless charging. However, disappointingly enough, a report from Macotakara claims that Apple will be limiting wireless charging on the iPhone 8 to only 7.5W.

Report: 2017 iPhone Lineup to Come with 64GB of Base Storage

Report: 2017 iPhone Lineup to Come with 64GB of Base Storage

A new Chinese report claims that Apple will be offering the OLED iPhone 8 in three variants: 64GB, 256GB, and 512GB. Apple only last year started offering the base model of iPhones with 32GB of internal storage after years of being criticised for selling iPhones with 16GB as the base storage.

iPhone 8 Will Not Feature Curved OLED Display, Face ID Will Scan User’s Face in ‘Millionths of a Second’

iPhone 8 Will Not Feature Curved OLED Display, Face ID Will Scan User’s Face in ‘Millionths of a Second’

At this point, it is all but confirmed that the iPhone 8 is going to come with Face ID — a facial recognition system for unlocking the device and authorising Apple Pay transactions. While many Android devices already ship with face unlock, there is an additional delay in using the technology over fingerprint scanning. 

iPhone 8’s OLED Display Assembly, Lightning Connector, and Other Components Leaked

iPhone 8’s OLED Display Assembly, Lightning Connector, and Other Components Leaked

With the iPhone 8 reportedly entering mass production ahead of its launch next month, photos of some components of the device have surfaced online. The leaked images allegedly show the iPhone 8’s OLED display assembly, flex cables, and Lightning port internals.

Dubious Rumor Claims Copper Gold iPhone 8 Will Be Called ‘Blush Gold’

Dubious Rumor Claims Copper Gold iPhone 8 Will Be Called ‘Blush Gold’

The Copper Gold iPhone 8 has already leaked in plenty of pictures but it is still unclear what Apple will officially be referring to the color as. Now, a leak originating from China’s Weibo claims that the new Copper Gold color will be dubbed as “Blush Gold” by Apple.