According to sources, in September 2017, Apple is planning to announce three iPhone models, two of which are updated versions of the iPhone 7, another — an entirely new gadget. However, sales of the latter will begin in September along with two other new products.
Completely redesigned iPhone and wait for Apple fans to the 10 th anniversary of the iconic smartphone. The company is going to surprise users with a new 3D camera with the possibility of authorization of users. However, the supplier of these components STMicroelectronics, according to information resource iGeneration, do not have time to prepare the necessary number of components.
The 3D module is, as noted, determines the depth of objects in iPhone camera lens. He should play a major role in the detection, which is waiting for a new generation of “Apple” smartphones. Apple, given the applied standards, will not have time to establish full-cycle production of the new iPhone with these features, so the launch of the smartphones will be delayed for some time.
Previously, the delay with deliveries beginning iPhone 8 associated with the new fingerprint module. So, DigiTimes wrote that Apple still uses the fingerprint scanner in the new smartphone, but we are talking about the new in-house development.
Apple abandoned the use of modules production ID Natural Synaptics ID, and Sense Qualcomm. Instead, they allegedly will use the algorithm AuthenTec (the firm Apple swallowed up in 2013) combined with identification technology Privaris. We are talking about the scanner embedded in the display panel of the smartphone.
On the eve of the Japanese resource Mac Otakara reported that the new iPhone may be announced under the name “iPhone Edition” with the iPhone 7s iPhone 7s Plus at the event, which will take place in September. The word points to premium Edition status and price more than $1000.