What to expect from the next iPhone

Feature

A few thoughts on Apple’s big September launch…
by
What to expect from the next iPhone

Are you the kind of iPhone owner that upgrades to the latest model as soon as it’s out? Then you haven’t got too long to wait. September is the time of year when Apple officially announces its new iPhone line-up.

If you’re curious about what Apple is set to reveal on the big launch day, here’s a roundup of what the other tech publications are expecting to happen.

Three iPhones will be launched
In 2018, Apple is planning to continue on with its three iPhone line-up, introducing three new iPhones. The first is said to be a second-generation version of the iPhone X, while the second can be thought of as an ‘iPhone X Plus’. Along with these two OLED iPhones, Apple is planning to introduce a new, more affordable iPhone with an LCD display.” Macrumours

Nobody knows what they’ll be called yet
“What will Apple call its iPhone 2018 models? Well, isn't that the million dollar question? The answer to which only a very select few in the Cupertino company probably know.”Pocket-lint

It’s going to be a colourful range
“Ming-Chi Kuo released a report today that ups his estimates for the new 2018 iPhone sales, as well as detailing a few changes to expect. Perhaps, most excitingly, Kuo says the new iPhones will come in a plethora of colours. The 6.5-inch phone will be offered in black, white and a (new!) gold. The entry-level 6.1-inch LCD iPhone will apparently debut in grey, white, blue, red and orange.”9to5Mac

Each phone will have a different display size
“Here's what's likely to launch this September:
5.8in OLED: This would be the iPhone 11 or XI
6.5in OLED: The larger iPhone 11 Plus or X Plus
6.1in LCD: A cheaper version, but still with the notch design.”
Techadvisor

Forbes thinks that one of the phones will have a triple lens camera
The headline news is the schematics show iPhone X Plus will introduce a triple rear camera. Huawei beat Apple to market with this technology in the excellent P20 Pro, (and) the iPhone X Plus will be the handset to bring it to the masses.” Forbes

All three phones will feature Face ID
“… Apple is going all-in with its 3D face scanning hardware, implying that the whole range will ditch fingerprint scanners from now on and rely on the new TrueDepth facial recognition tech instead.”Knowyourmoible.com

A USB Type-C fast charger will be included in the box
“The accessory is expected to come in the box along with the 2018 iPhone units to be launched later this year. It will allow iPhone owners to refresh the battery inside their handsets faster than usual, and do so without requiring the owner of a new iPhone to make any additional purchase.”Phonearena

The launch date is the second week of September
“Apple has a long and consistent history of iPhone releases, which makes predicting the launch date for a new iPhone a straightforward task. With that in mind, we expect Apple to announce the iPhones on September 11 or September 12.”Trusted Reviews

We shouldn’t expect to seen an iPhone SE 2
“It's possible that we won't see a successor to the iPhone SE anytime soon. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has a pretty solid track record, suggested in a research note that Apple doesn't have the capacity to release one right now.” Tom’s Guide

What new iPhone features are you most looking forward to? Are you hoping to see something that we haven’t mentioned above? Post a comment below, and share your thoughts.

Topics:  , , ,

What are your thoughts? Join the conversation here…

comments powered by Disqus
What does the next Apple iPhone have in store? With plenty of iPhone rumours doing the rounds, we ta

20 August, 2018
The next Sony flagship smartphone is coming soon. Details have not been announced...
16 August, 2018
AI is set to change mobile photography. We look at the technology, and how phones...
14 August, 2018
What does the next Apple iPhone have in store? With plenty of iPhone rumours doing...
14 August, 2018
Sony’s Xperia phones are among the best Android handsets on the market - but which...
13 August, 2018
Samsung are back with perhaps their most exciting release of the summer – the Samsung...

20 August, 2018
The next Sony flagship smartphone is coming soon. Details have not been announced...
16 August, 2018
AI is set to change mobile photography. We look at the technology, and how phones...
14 August, 2018
What does the next Apple iPhone have in store? With plenty of iPhone rumours doing...
14 August, 2018
Sony’s Xperia phones are among the best Android handsets on the market - but which...
10 August, 2018
As much as we love the hot weather, it can cause your phone to overheat faster. Keep...
9 August, 2018
Want to replace your old Samsung Galaxy or iPhone, but not sure what to get? Our...
6 August, 2018
We know that our smartphones help us so much in our day to day - but here are a few...
3 August, 2018
Remember the Nokia 8110, well we take a look at the new Nokia 8110 4G to see how...
2 August, 2018
We take a look at phones that boast a long battery life, including the Huawei P20...
1 August, 2018
Lost your phone? Here are some tips to find it. But if it's gone forever, you can...
31 July, 2018
Here are a few quick and easy steps to follow before you trade-in your old Android...
31 July, 2018
From the outstanding Huawei P20 Pro to the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, we take a look...