It is no secret that Apple is preparing a big update of the iPhone, dedicated to the tenth anniversary of the announcement of the first generation device. TrendForce analysts call following the release of the model “one of the most anticipated events in the global consumer electronics market in the second half of 2017”.
In General, this fall will release three models of the iPhone. The most important distinction one of the three versions will be a 5.8-inch AMOLED display with thin frames and an aspect ratio of 2:1 (as in the flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S8 or LG G6). According to the source, the screen resolution will increase to 2K, while the amount of RAM the top-end modification is 3 GB and flash drive – 64 or 256 GB.
The flagship iPhone 8 will be made of glass, but it is claimed to be the glass is 2.5 D, not 3D, Apple doubts his ability to withstand falls. In addition to the display “edge to edge” in the new smartphone will be implemented and other advanced innovations. In particular, the function of user identification by individuals. In the same way and the fact the recent purchase of the Apple RealFace Israeli company that develops advanced technology of facial recognition.
TrendForce analysts predict that the volume of the new iPhone this year will exceed 100 million units. While most will released devices with AMOLED. It OLED model iPhone set the tone for the sales of Apple gadgets, the company.
The total release of the iPhone, including previous models, in 2017 will reach about 230 million units. This represents growth compared with the year 2016 by almost 6%.