12 September, 2017
David Barker of technology marketing firm Amobee said online discussion of the upcoming announcement was focusing on the alleged new features, which he claimed was a positive sign for potential sales. It's unfortunate that Apple couldn't keep the lid on the new iPhone, but it will be interesting to see what, if anything, Apple chooses to do about the amount of revealing information it hides inside its own code moving forward.
Like Samsung, Apple ran out of time for embedding the fingerprint scanner under the display. For the first time, those looking to upgrade will be able to trade in their phone by mail, but only in the USA, for now.
This weekend's Apple leaks quashed several earlier rumors that had always been circulating about the company's latest phones. Reports also indicate that Apple may gift its users Apple Watch and 4K Apple TV.
The most anticipated iPhone X and iPhone 8 are set to be launched today at a special event in California. However, Apple may not increase the actual size of the footprint.
What we do know is that it's the tenth anniversary of the first iPhone, so this is a significant milestone. But if you're desperate to drop the best part of a grand on a mobile phone, you may want to act sooner rather than later. The new model may get further up gradation.
Since there's no home button, Touch ID no longer exists on the front of the phone.
It may also have a "SmartCam" feature that can automatically recognize scenes and objects and adjust the camera settings to the optimal ones for shooting them.