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Topic: iPhone 8

Drama in Apple's quarterly earnings expected from 'iPhone 8' launch guidance, not actual results

08/01/2017, 10:08 am

After the close of business on Tuesday, Apple will report the results for what is seasonally its slowest quarter of the year, with Apple and industry watchers predicting around $44 billion in revenue. But all eyes are on Apple's guidance for the fourth fiscal quarter, to see how confident the company is about the "iPhone 8" launch.

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Watch: HomePod firmware reveals 'iPhone 8' details

08/01/2017, 03:08 am

Apple inadvertently released firmware for its forthcoming HomePod speaker over the weekend, and in doing so leaked loads of information related to a next-generation iPhone.

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HomePod firmware points to 'iPhone 8' split status bar, tap to wake, embedded Touch ID in question

08/01/2017, 12:08 am

Digging deeper into HomePod firmware that was released over the weekend, developer Steven Troughton-Smith is coming up with additional details surrounding Apple's next-generation iPhone, including what could be confirmation of a split status bar user interface and a new "tap to wake" feature.

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Apple's established 'staircase model' suggests 'iPhone 8' price could reach $1100

07/31/2017, 01:07 pm

A new analysis details Apple's historical pricing trends with the iPhone, and predicts that the 256-gigabyte "iPhone 7s Plus" could reach a price as high as $1100, with the "iPhone 8" at that point or even higher.

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HomePod firmware digging affirms 'iPhone 8' will have 5.15" display area with 2436x1125 resolution

07/31/2017, 12:07 pm

Apple's anticipated "iPhone 8" will pack more pixels than ever into a screen size slightly smaller than the iPhone 7 Plus, the latest details culled from Apple's own HomePod firmware reveal.

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Apple HomePod firmware reveals 'iPhone 8' bezel-less design, facial recognition

07/31/2017, 12:07 am

Sometimes the best source of Apple leaks is Apple itself, as revealed by the company's HomePod firmware, which apparently includes a rough sketch of the front face of the "iPhone 8," as well as references to its anticipated facial recognition unlock feature.

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Leaked part could show Apple's 'iPhone 8' wireless charging coil assembly

07/27/2017, 10:07 am

A newly leaked component shows what is clearly an inductive coil, claimed to be for the "iPhone 8," with an apparent female Lightning socket. But unanswerable questions surround the provenance of the part.

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Apple 'iPhone 8' to reportedly launch in October or November sans white bezel option

07/26/2017, 05:07 pm

Amid rumors of supposed production delays, a report on Wednesday claims Apple's forthcoming "iPhone 8" handset is slated for unveiling in September alongside incremental improvements to the iPhone 7 series, but the device won't see launch until late 2017.

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Apple's 'iPhone 8,' other high-end smartphones may hurt PC shipments

07/25/2017, 09:07 am

The glut of high-end smartphones expected to ship in the second half of 2017 -- including Apple's "iPhone 8" and "7s" -- may put such a heavy strain on parts suppliers that it will actually affect PC shipments, according to a report.

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Touch ID problems in Apple's 'iPhone 8' predicted to limit launch shipments, won't affect China sales

07/25/2017, 09:07 am

An analyst historically extremely critical of Apple believes that "iPhone 8" shipments, apparently constrained by late resolution of in-screen OLED Touch ID issues, will impact third quarter shipments for Apple, but won't have much impact on its marketshare, particularly in China.

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Video: A closer look at what one case maker expects Apple's "iPhone 8" will look like

07/24/2017, 02:07 pm

Whether or not it represents the actual final design of the "iPhone 8," one case maker is betting heavily that the appearance of Apple's next-generation flagship handset has leaked. AppleInsider offers a quick summary of everything you need to know in this new video.

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Case maker 'highly confident' on Apple's final 'iPhone 8' design, doubling down on production

07/24/2017, 10:07 am

A week after a case manufacturer "confirmed" the iPhone 8 design, the same company has altered its rendering of the device slightly to conform to new ideas about the "notch" at the top of the screen for sensors, but still including a larger power/lock button and no rear Touch ID.

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Non-Apple chip suppliers seeing slowdown as Apple chain builds up to 'iPhone 8'

07/24/2017, 09:07 am

Although chipmakers in the Apple supply chain saw their orders accelerate in June, suppliers for non-Apple devices have encountered unexpectedly slow orders this year -- possibly because device makers are waiting to see what the "iPhone 8" and/or "iPhone 7s" will bring to the table, according to a report.

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AppleInsider Podcast talks 'iPhone 8' ship date, Qualcomm, and the future of the iPhone SE

07/21/2017, 08:07 am

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Victor and Mike W talk about "iPhone 8" rumors, including anticipated launch date, price, and you guessed it, TouchID. Also up, Qualcomm's latest salvo, and what will become of the iPhone SE.

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Alleged chassis for Apple's 'iPhone 8' revives claims of rear-mounted Touch ID

07/20/2017, 09:07 am

A leaked metal chassis, purportedly for this fall's "iPhone 8," may suggest that Apple is indeed planning to put a Touch ID sensor on the rear of the device -- though the part conflicts with other recent rumors.

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'iPhone 8' will still ship in Sept., JP Morgan says, but Apple's supply will be tightly constrained

07/19/2017, 02:07 pm

Straying from the pack a bit, one analyst believes that the "iPhone 8" will ship before the end of September, but in profoundly limited quantities, but the largest measure of Apple's profits from the device will accrue throughout the calendar year.

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Strong summer for Apple seen muting financial effect of late 'iPhone 8' launch

07/19/2017, 11:07 am

Another analyst is agreeing with the assessment that any potential "iPhone 8" delay won't make much a difference to Apple's bottom line beyond one quarter, if at all.

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UBS sees $900 'iPhone 8' growing Apple's sales by 15%

07/18/2017, 01:07 pm

Apple's flagship OLED "iPhone 8" could help push shares of the company as high as $170, investment firm UBS believes, issuing a note to investors on Tuesday saying that 2018 earnings per share will likely exceed market consensus expectations.

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New 'iPhone 8' renders based on case manufacturer CAD files show large power/lock button

07/18/2017, 01:07 pm

While case manufacturers do not typically have inside knowledge on Apple's future product plans, a CAD file obtained from one case maker shows what the company expects the "iPhone 8" to look like, including a larger power/lock button and no rear Touch ID.

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Analyst tells other pundits to 'quit worrying' about Apple's possible 'iPhone 8' delays

07/18/2017, 10:07 am

A new analyst's report is calling for calm, and pointing out that devout Apple fans will likely wait for the "iPhone 8" rather than jump ship to another device by Apple or another vendor entirely.

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