One day prior to the long awaited Apple keynote event, major leaks have unveiled the tech giant’s upcoming plans for their new iPhones.
The leaks stemmed from operating system software code found online, to which tech experts have managed to decipher and reveal information about the new models of iPhone. These codes are said to have been obscured by “long unguessable URLs” but were able to be downloaded by anyone.
This brand new information highlights Apple’s plan to release not just two new iPhones, but 3; iPhone 8, iPhone 8Plus and introducing the ‘iPhone X’.
iPhone X is rumoured to have a starting price of £760 ($1,000) and is likely to be available for pre-order from this Friday 15th September
Features of iPhone X:
- 5.8 inch screen
- Front Flash
- Wireless Charging hints
- 3D technology
- Face ID (with possibilities of linking with Apple Pay)
- Animoji messenger feature using Face ID
- Updated camera quality: 4K video at 60 fps
- Bezel-less display
- Glass dominated casing
- Cut-out notch for front camera, earpiece and sensors
- Animated status bar
The brand new iPhone 8 and 8Plus are believed to be updated models of the 7 models and also marks the 10th anniversary of the release of the first ever iPhone. In addition to the iPhone leaks, rumours have arisen of a brand new Apple Watch model, as well as updated AirPod headphones.
These models will be unveiled on Tuesday 12th September at the brand new Steve Jobs Theatre at Apple’s Cupertino campus.
Written by Samantha Mager