But now, there's speculation it won't be the only one. The main camera will also be double but will be located vertically, and the body will get a metal frame and a covering of glass in the style of the Xiaomi Mi 6.
Fortunately for Apple, the rumor mills do not believe that such a delay in the launch of the iPhone 8 will negatively affect the sales of the flagship iPhone model.More news: Senators grill officials about Trump pushback on Russia probe
Apple upstream supply chain has reportedly started mass producing components for the iPhone 7S, iPhone 7S Plus and iPhone 8, the report said. The front of the device would offer a screen that almost entirely covers the face, and the back would be designed with glass.
While Apple is said to be planning a new design for iPhone 8, the company's iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus were rumored to deliver the same design as last year's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Where they came from and who drew them, remained unknown, but now the whole world knows, will look like these phones.More news: Ostapenko Stuns Halep for 1st WTA Title at French Open
Based on a report from Apple's parts supply chain, however, that's not the case.
Longbow Research analyst Shawn Harrison expects the mass production of iPhone OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode) models to be delayed to the end of September or early October 2017 due to the complexity around the A11 processor, Touch ID (identification), and OLED display.More news: There's no Office free ride on Apple's new 10.5-in. iPad Pro
For its part, Apple hasn't commented on its future iPhone plans and at WWDC earlier this year, focused exclusively on iOS 11 rather than iPhone hardware talk. There are still doubts lingering about whether Apple will still release the new iPhone 8 or not, since there has been very little chatter from the company's side regarding the anniversary edition of the iPhone.
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