Has not dimmed the talk about the iPhone 7 in the Internet, now began to circulate rumors about the next iPhone 8. Mobile is predicted slide in September 2017.
The initial news about the iPhone 8 come from Apple employees who declined to be identified. He said it would carry the flagship design that is completely new.
It is in yes the veteran from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who often correct in predicting specification electronic devices. He said the iPhone 8 will be clad in glass on the front and rear, as well as framed with metal.
“Wrap that all the glass has not been possible for the technology right now. That’s why there needs to be a foundation metal frame structure design,” he said.
In addition, Kuo says Apple is considering to replace the protective glass and 3D on the iPhone 7 becomes 2.5D on the iPhone 8. According to Kuo, 2.5D glass more durable than a scratch block 3D, judging from pieces of curve.
A big step Apple changed the design on the iPhone 8 is said to be inspired by the popularity of the iPhone 7 variants Jet Black. According to the survey KGI, Jet Black models contributed to the 30 to 35 percent of sales of the iPhone 7.
This indicates that Apple lovers excited about the changes that brought Apple. Perhaps the design clad in glass on the front and back of the iPhone 8 also be a strategy to maintain the enthusiasm of the fanboy.
Nevertheless, talk of Apple employees and Kuo can not be ascertained because there has been no official confirmation from the manufacturer of Cupertino.
Prepare 40 Million Samsung Screen for iPhone 8
Apple is said to have big plans in the smartphone industry in the next year. One is to use a curved screen for the iPhone 8 and Samsung have chosen as suppliers.
Apple’s decision to bring a curved screen for the iPhone 8 will re-strengthen its relationship with Samsung. Because Apple will use flexible AMOLED screens for smartphones, and Samsung is predicted ready to become the supplier of the screen.
Samsung called will provide up to hundreds of millions of units a screen measuring 5.5 inches for Apple can meet demand. But all of them will be delivered in stages.
Samsung and Apple alleged cooperation contract for three years until 2019. The first shipment of the next year’s iPhone 8 Plus as many as 40 million units. Then, in 2018 as many as 80 million units and closed with shipments of 120 million units by 2019 screen. Read more about iPhone 8 rumors here.