A few weeks ago, Apple enthusiasts began predicting what the next iPhone may look like. After a few short weeks, it turns out all the smartphone predictors were right! The next iPhone device will, in-fact have an all-glass casing. A step in a new direction for the iPhone series which has classically featured an upper panel and lower panel. My question is where will the iconic “home button” be placed? Will the glass casing surround a home button?
Perhaps more interestingly, cell phone repair shops are already preparing the required parts for iPhone glass replacement. Unless there is a big change in the quality of glass used, I expect local shops like cell phone repair Hamilton will to continue growing in demand and multiply in numbers.
With that being said Not all new iPhone’s are said to have this design. However, they do predict the iPhone 8 models will come out with this new edgeless feature. Rumors were confirmed today by Allen Horng as confirmed in Forbes iPhone & Tech Blog May 25th. Catcher Technology has long been a manufacturing partner with Apple and it’s unclear whether they were permitted to give this information or if it was simply leaked.
The phone are expected to arrive in 2017 with the all-glass iphone casing. Production lines will be altered, sources say, to double the size will all new equipment and machinery to accommodate for the new edgeless surface that …