iPhone 8

iPhone 7s Plus Bare Logic Board Surfaces With A11 Chip and Intel Modem Markings

Benjamin Geskin‏ today shared a photo of what appears to be four bare logic boards that are likely for the so-called iPhone 7s Plus. Alleged logic board likely for iPhone 7s Plus via Benjamin Geskin We know the logic board is likely for the iPhone 7s Plus because the placement of the screw holes is …

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Qualcomm's 3D Sensing Technology Two Years Behind Apple's

Apple’s progress in 3D sensing design and mass production is 1.5 to 2 years ahead of Qualcomm’s, according to a new investor’s note released today by KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Kuo believes that Qualcomm is behind in both software and hardware development for 3D sensing, and won’t be able to ship the technology until …

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Here's What the iPhone 8 With Edge-to-Edge Display Looks Like in a Case

The upcoming “iPhone 8” features super slim bezels at the top and the sides, effectively introducing an edge-to-edge display, raising the question of how cases will look on the device. Though the iPhone 8 is still unannounced and weeks away from launching, case makers started developing cases for the device months ago thanks to iPhone …

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Blurry Images Allegedly Depict A11 Processor Set to Power 'iPhone 8'

Images purporting to show the A11 series chip that will power the upcoming “iPhone 8” emerged online today, suggesting that Apple’s processor is already making its way through iPhone assembly plants. All iPhone models coming in the fall are expected to use the A11 chip, including the iterative “S” cycle upgrades to Apple’s existing 4.7-inch …

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Images Claim to Show Wireless Charging Pad Components Destined for the 'iPhone 8'

Images claiming to offer a glimpse of the wireless charging pad circuitry to be paired with Apple’s upcoming “iPhone 8” have been shared on Chinese microblogging platform Weibo today by technology website ZEALER (via iClarified). The two photos show several assembled inductive charging kits in a plastic tray and a black PCB board of bare …

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Mockups Imagine What Apps Might Look Like on iPhone 8

As the launch of Apple’s “iPhone 8” approaches, we’ve seen multiple images and dummy models outlining what the device will look like, but non-functional dummy devices don’t include software and don’t offer a complete picture of what we can expect. Designer Maksim Petriv has mocked up several iPhone 8 images that take into account current …

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iPhone 8 Virtual Home Button Can Likely Resize and Hide Completely As Needed

Yesterday, HomePod firmware revealed that the iPhone 8’s facial recognition software will seemingly support Apple Pay, multiple facial profiles, and third-party apps. Now, as the uncovering of Apple secrets within HomePod firmware continues apace, developer Steven Troughton-Smith has revealed details on Twitter about the iPhone 8’s virtual home button, stating that it “resizes” as needed …

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All Three 2017 iPhone Models Have Entered Volume Production Ahead of Expected September Launch

A new supply chain report today described strong July sales for component suppliers in the iPhone supply chain, hinting at an increase in momentum for production on the 2017 iPhones. Furthermore, sources speaking with DigiTimes have said that all three of the new iPhones — the “iPhone 8,” “iPhone 7s,” and “iPhone 7s Plus” — …

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Apple's 'iPhone 8' May Mute Notification Sounds When the User is Looking at the Screen

The HomePod firmware that Apple pushed out to public servers over a week ago continues to reveal tantalizing tidbits of information about unannounced Apple hardware, and this time the plaudits go to iOS developer Guilherme Rambo for discovering lines of code that suggest the upcoming “iPhone 8” will automatically suppress notification sounds when a user …

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All 2017 iPhones to Come in Only Three Colors, Launch Simultaneously in September

Apple’s upcoming 2017 iPhones, including the “iPhone 8,” the iPhone 7s, and the iPhone 7s Plus, will be available in just three colors — black, silver, and gold — according to a new investor note shared today by respectable KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Kuo previously said the iPhone 8 would be available in a …

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Leaked Foxconn Images Show Off Internals of iPhone 8, Including Wireless Charging Coil

A Foxconn employee has allegedly taken new images of the iPhone 8’s internals and posted them to the Chinese social networking site Weibo over the weekend, providing a look at the inside of Apple’s OLED iPhone that’s expected to be announced next month. The images lack a layered glimpse into the iPhone’s internal components, so …

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HomePod Firmware Suggests iPhone 8 Will Be Able to Scan Your Face Even While Device is Lying Flat

The newest discovery found within the HomePod firmware has shed some light on the iPhone 8’s facial recognition software, and how it could potentially scan a user’s face even when the smartphone is lying flat on a table. Uncovered by iHelp BR, code within the firmware related to “Pearl,” which is Apple’s internal name for …

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