Tuesday, 25 July 2017

iPhone 8 release Date – The latest News and Rumour

iPhone 8 release Date – The latest News and Rumour- With the new iPhone release just a couple of months away, the rumour mill is heating up. The new iPhone will supposedly will have a larger display, better battery life improved camera and sensors. The iPhone 8 is expected to be released in September 2017. Limited purchases will be possible from October onwards. Global availability is expected to be around early 2018.
In this article on the iPhone rumours will be rounded up including the release dates, pricing and availability.

Expected release date 

The iPhone 7 on the iPhone 7 plus was released in September 2016. Following the same pattern, the iPhone 8 along with its bigger brother, iPhone 8 Release Date 2017 September. However, after announcements availability will be short. Multiple rumours have pointed out that the new iPhone will be going through some technical challenges in manufacturing. Therefore, it would be unwise to expect the iPhone 8 to be available for purchase right from the end of September.

It is clear that the iPhone 8 is in mass production right now. However, the production speed is expected to be slow. The new screen, the new battery, along with the new sensors Are pretty difficult to manufacture even by today’s standards. The entire front part of the new iPhone 8 will have the screen. The home button will be removed. A soft on-screen button will be available, but the touch ID sensor would be moved to the rear of the phone.

Therefore, a lot of rumour are also pointing that mass availability of the iPhone would be expected in early 2018. The announcement date, however, will be something close to 17 September 2017. This was pointed out by only internal memo. The iPhone 8, which is also the iPhone 10th anniversary edition will be on building the week of 18 to 25th September.

A new name 

A lot of Rumour also point out that the iPhone 8 will also be called something other than iPhone 8. Suggested names include iPhone X and iPhone 10th Anniversary Edition. This is because September 2017 is 10 years from the first iPhone release.

iPhone 8 Specifications 

The screen of the iPhone 8 is expected to span edge to edge. The screen size would be 5.66 inches, and 5.8 inches, including the rounded corners. The light sensor would be integrated in the display itself. The home screen would be removed. Instead of physical home screen, you will get an on-screen button. This will meet by iPhone 8, the smartphone with the highest screen to body ratio. The location of the fingerprint sensor is still unknown. It may be embedded within the display itself. However, it is more likely that the fingerprint scanner would be in the back of the phone.
Here is a list of notable features that may be coming with the new iPhone 8. 
A 2.5D curved OLED screen.
Fast charging and wireless charging.
Apple A11 SoC
Face detection and iris recognition.
Augmented reality and VR.
Apple iOS 11.
Dual vertical cameras with Flash.
3 GB or higher RAM with 128 GB on board storage.