The Next iPhone And Its Release Date

next iphoneThe next iPhone in the offing is the iPhone 8. Its date of release is yet to be announced, but it is sure going to be this year, 2017. Below, you will get to learn about the various features that set this mobile device apart from the previous iPhones in the market.

Body of the next iPhone

The device has dimensions of 143.5 L x 71 B x 7.5 W (mm).  It makes use of a non-SIM, and it is IP68 certified; this means it is perfectly resistant to water and dust. However, the water resistance can only be effective in water not deeper than 1.5 meters, and it can remain in such a depth of water for up to 30 minutes without any problem. The device also supports Apple Pay and various cards, like AMEX, MasterCard and Visa can be used on it.

The next iPhone display

The screen on this next iPhone is made of Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 16M colors.  The screen size is 5.1 inches in width, and its screen-to-body ratio is approximately 61.0%. Its screen resolution is 1242 x 2800 pixels, while its pixel density is approximately 601 ppi. The screen has a multi-touch capacity, and it is included with Ion-strengthened glass and oleophobic coating. The former helps to prevent the screen from getting scratched, while the latter prevents oil stain on the screen.  Additionally, the device features wide color gamut display along with 3D Touch display & home button. The Display Zoom equally improves its functions.


The next iPhone, iPhone 8, runs on iOS 11 and its chipset is Apple A11, while its Central Processing Unit (CPU) is Quad-core.

Memory of the next iPhone

The device does not have a slot for memory card. However, its RAM is 3GB, while its internal memory can be either 64 GB or 256 GB.

Camera of the next iPhone

The primary camera is 12MP, and it comes with face detection autofocus, quad-LED flash, and OIS. Other features are 1/3 inches sensor size, HRD, face/smile detection, touch focus, 8MP image recording, 4K video recording, and geotagging. The video and image recording work simultaneously. On the other hand, the secondary camera is 7MP, and it comes with panorama, HDR, and face detection features.

Battery of the next iPhone

The battery powering this next iPhone is a non-removable Li-ion battery

Colors of the iPhone

The various colors available are Rose Gold, Gold, Silver, Black and Jet Black.

Communication features of the next iPhone

Communication can be via WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, and USB. There is no radio feature on the device. The USB is a 3.0 magnetic connector and reversible connector.

Other features of the next iPhone

Several other features come with the next iPhone. It features barometer, compass, proximity, gyroscope, accelerometer and front-mounted fingerprint sensors.  Its messaging features are Push Email, Email, MMS, threaded view SMS, and iMessage. Its browser works on HTML5, but it does not support Java.

The device comes with wireless charging, document editor, photo editor, video editor and audio editor. It equally comes with MP4 and H.264 player. Its MP3 and Apple Lossless player also set it apart. Also, prospective buyers can look forward to the iCloud cloud service in this device.

Next iPhone Price

The manufacturers have not given any hint as regards the price. Be that as it may, there are expectations that it will be more expensive than the previous iPhone 7.


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