According to rumors, Apple is testing two prototypes of the iPhone 8: one with the scanner Touch ID on the rear panel, the second fingerprint module built in a display panel. On the eve of the network appeared the CAD drawings of a model with Touch ID on the back cover, and today we can assess the iPhone version 8 with Touch ID on the front side.
Images Twitter-user VenyaGeshkin demonstrates iPhone with “unlimited” screen and an ultra slim bezel, 4 mm around the perimeter. The device size corresponds to a iPhone 7, but equipped with a 5.8-inch OLED display, invisible front camera and wireless charging.
Hardly anyone will argue that the version with an ultra slim bezel looks more attractive — it is the main — but on the way to the final assertion is an unstable operation of the Touch ID, located under the screen.
That is why, it is believed, the Apple doesn’t neglect a fallback, which follows the recently introduced Android flagship Galaxy S8 and the LG G6 display “edge to edge” and the fingerprint scanner on the rear panel. However, to produce analogue six months after the main competition — this is not the version sought by Apple.
It will eventually choose in Cupertino learn this fall.