Another year, another iPhone scheduled to be released. Although nothing is official until Apple makes it official, it’s almost guaranteed that the tech giants will be releasing the newest version of their popular smartphone later in 2017. There has already been much speculation about what the new phone will look like and what featured may be added. To make things simple, we gathered everything we could find and put it into one place, so that you can get an early rundown of everything that may be included in the new iPhone.
Apple is notoriously tight-lipped about their new products, so some of these things may turn out wrong. However, between tech insiders and leaks from production factories, we believe this article will give you a pretty solid idea of what the new iPhone will look like.
Many people are already calling Apple’s upcoming device the iPhone 8. Under normal circumstances, that would make sense, since the last version released was the iPhone 7 (and iPhone 7 Plus). However, if you know your iPhone history, you’ll be aware that the “iPhone 8” is actually the 12th different generation of smartphones, with Apple adding in multiple “S” versions of their flagship phone every other year. There was the iPhone 3GS, the 4S, the 5S, and the 6S so far. So even though we also used “iPhone 8” in the headline of this article, the smart money is on the name of Apple’s next smartphone being the “iPhone 7S” and “iPhone 7S Plus.” Of course, since 2017 is the 10th anniversary of the original iPhone, there’s also a rumor kicking about that Apple will call their new decide the “iPhone X.