Rumor mills have been rife ever since Apple teased us with its highly anticipated iPhone as its 10th-anniversary release. A lot has been talked about the upcoming premium handset by Apple. So jotting it down under one roof, we bring you all the details about the much speculated iPhone 8.
Rumored Specifications of iPhone 8
- Curved, edge-to-edge OLED display
- Wireless Charging
- An assortment of conceivable sizes, including 5.8-inch, 5.5-inch, 5-inch, and 4.7-inch models
- Home button on the rear
- Era of Touch ID with face or iris scanner
- USB connector
- Enhanced water resistance
- Dual-lens camera set up with AR capabilities
- Support for Apple pencil
- Glass and stainless steel body
- Apple's next-gen processor (the A10X or A11)
- Upgraded variant starting with 3GB RAM and 64GB storage
- Priced heftily somewhere close to $850 and $1,000
Everything We Know About iPhone 8 So Far
Name of the next iPhone still a mystery?
Despite all the speculations that the next special edition of iPhone will be called as iPhone 8 or iPhone X, the name has not been confirmed yet. Rumors also suggest that the company might also unveil an upgraded iPhone 7s along with the dubbed iPhone 8. So unless we get an official confirmation, it is all in the floating state.
First curved OLED edge-to-edge display handset by Apple
We had recently revealed that Apple has placed an order of 70 million bendable OLED panels with Samsung for its upcoming model. Based on that it is assumed that the latest edition of the brand might have a curved edge to edge OLED display.
Apple joined the Wireless Power Consortium in February 2017 to include wireless charging feature in their iPhone upcoming models. There has been talks that the wireless charging option will not be an integrated service but will be a separate accessory. Samsung and Nokia's Lumia editions have supported their phones with this feature already.
Iris Scanner for real?
Sources said iPhone 8 is likely to feature iris sensor through which you will be able to unlock the phone with your face or eyes.
Glass or Aluminum body?
Drifting from its aluminum body concept, Apple is expected to bring its new 5.8 inch models perfectly carved with glass or stainless steel design to give a stylish look to the handset.
To augment the concept of virtual reality, the next iPhone is likely to be equipped with a dual-lens camera to project 3D images with perfect accuracy.
Enhanced water resistance
Though the current models of iPhone have water resistance, the upgraded ones will feature much more water resistance capacity. It will include IP68 in compared to the previous IP67 used in iPhone 7.
Red variant iPhone in making?
Like the limited Red variant edition of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, it is speculated that Apple might surprise the customers with the red variant option of its upcoming handset. New hues would be a simple path for Apple to stamp the importance of the tenth commemoration iPhone. In December 2016, a video surfaced implying to demonstrate a "Fly White" iPhone 7. Macotakara reports that Apple may add to its current palette of white, dark, and smooth metallics and acquaint red with the lineup — a callback of sorts to the more affordable iPhone 5C's rainbow of choices.
Could be priced under $1000 or more
The 10th-anniversary release of iPhone could cost more than $1000 (3673 AED). That is likely on the off chance that it incorporates the everything except for the-kitchen-sink rundown of components that rumors suggest.
Apple iPhone 8 Launch Date in UAE, iPhone 8 Price in Dubai UAE
The upcoming models of iPhone series are expected to be released in the last quarter of the year. iPhone 8 price is Dubai, UAE is likely to start from 3673 AED.
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