Apple experimenting with wireless charging via Wi-Fi router

That will definitely make iPhone 8 stand out from the rest.

In the past few weeks, a number of renders of the upcoming iPhone 7S (let's call it that for now) were leaked.

The iPhone 8 has gotten leaked in the form of a schematic drawing yet again, this time sourced from Weibo and bearing Chinese symbols. Morgan Stanley noted in a letter to investors that checks performance in November suggested that Apple had procured 50 million OLED panels.

During its second quarter, Apple introduced the Product Red iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, the first time its marquee phone has been sold in bright red to help fund programs that combat HIV and AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa.

Apple patented a separate "inductive charging station" concept for the iPhone last northern autumn, paving the way for short-range wireless charging on the iPhone 8. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares have seen a move of 24.57%.

Apple is working on wireless charging technology that may allow you to charge your smartphone mid-air, away from your charger sometime in future.

Apple is testing a more advanced camera sensors for the iPhone 8. Thus, the absence of the classic jack in the design is something that is largely unsurprising.

The leaked picture of the iPhone 8 case also shows a longer power button on the bottom of the device, compared to the current lightning port, which is smaller.

A reputable Apple analyst, KGI Ming-Chi Kuo, has indicated that mass production of the iPhone 8 may be delayed by one to two months from Apple's usual release dates, reports 9to5Mac. The iPhone 7 Plus has a horizontally placed dual-lens camera. The premise behind the unorthodox configuration has so far beguiled even the most avid fans of the Cupertino-based tech giant.

Several reports had reported briefly on a third and important smartphone to be launched by Apple along with the launch of the latest iPhone 8 versions.

The leaked image also supported the idea that Apple will be shifting to a vertical camera setup.

In Mr. Kelly's article, he focuses exclusively on the upcoming iPhone 7S. In the new design of iPhone 8, it does not have a touch ID on the back.

Apple wants it for the iPhone 8, but the demand for it is expected to cripple the supply throughout the end of the year, as per Kuo.

  • Arturo Norris