The iPhone X is the 10th anniversary model of the iPhone, while the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are two upgrades from the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus.
Contrary to the name of the iPhone 8 appeared in the dense information before the launch, the new iPhone design is given the official name of the iPhone X. If in Roman numerical writing, iPhone X will be iPhone 10. How to order This type of name is better suited to mark the launch of the 10th anniversary of the iPhone.
The name of the iPhone X has been discovered by software developers in iOS 11 Golden Master has just been released online before the launch. The Golden Master is a near-final codename for testing, which is probably closest to the official operating system that Apple will release.
The iPhone X promises to be equipped with the largest screen size on the iPhone ever, carrying a close-up design with ultra-thin border. A lot of recent news also confirmed that Apple will use OLED panels, instead of LCDs, as on all iPhone 10 models last year. The physical Home button, the TouchID fingerprint sensor, is also removed from the iPhone X to replace it with virtual keypad and 3D face recognition security sensor.
However, according to ZDNet, Apple still does not give up calling the iPhone 8 that will use them to name two upgrade models of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus last year. The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus will retain the traditional design style of the iPhone while still having the Touch ID fingerprint sensor, which measures 4.7 inches and 5.5 inches using an LCD panel. But Apple can use the metal frame, the back of the glass instead of the aluminum shell as on the iPhone for many years. Therefore, the so-called iPhone 8 and 8 Plus may be more suitable than the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus.
Apple will announce the next-generation iPhone, the iPhone X and the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, on September 12th. The event attracted a lot of attention because it not only marks the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, but it was first held at the Steve Jobs Theater, set in a completely new headquarters that has not yet been Apple inaugurated.