Latest iPhone Leak Reveals Possible Prices And Names

iPhone 2018 naming and pricing leaks – even the cheap one is expensive

Three days from now, the world - especially Apple die-hards - will be treated to the next batch of iPhones. According to 9to5Mac, the slides give a price in Chinese Yuan for each of the three primary iterations of the successor to the iPhone X lineup, ranging from 5888 Yuan for the iPhone XC to 8388 for the iPhone XS Max. The 5.8-inch OLED option is said to be named "iPhone Xs" (that's "10 s"), while the 6.1-inch LED model's monicker remains unclear; it could be the "iPhone 9" to make up for continuity, or something else.

In fact, we're expecting to see Apple reveal its largest iPhone ever with rumours suggesting a 6.5-inch model is set to be revealed at the firm's keynote in Cupertino. The 6.1-inch iPhone would also have the edge-to-edge screen and Face ID, the face-detecting security feature that replaces a fingerprint sensor.

Indeed, what might be the most interesting part of this leak is the name of the new model: iPhone Xc.

The next-generation iPad Pro could a look like the iPhone X, shrinking down the bezels further and losing the home button. While the "c" harkens back to the short-lived iPhone c, the basic iPhone 5-sized phones Apple offered in a variety of colors as a cheaper alternative to its flagships.

This means we're probably looking at up to £1,000 for the top of the range XS Plus and maybe £750 for the XS, judging by Apple's recent pricing strategy.

While the date has not been confirmed, Ming-Chi Kuo says new iPad Pros should ship this fall.

'This stream is best experienced on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch using Safari on iOS 10 or later; a Mac using Safari on macOS Sierra 10.12 or later; or a PC using Windows 10 and Microsoft Edge, ' Apple wrote.

What the "c" in the iPhone XC (or Xc) doesn't stand for is "cheap". What remains to be seen is whether facial recognition can work as well on a tablet with its multiple orientations as it does on the iPhone X, which is primarily used when held in portrait orientation in the hand.

The leak also seems to clear up the confusion surrounding that awkward iPhone XS Max name, with the presentation referring to the bigger device by the much more likely moniker of iPhone XS Plus.

What do you think about Apple event, do you find them as fascinating to watch as they were before?

If you're not in a hurry to upgrade it might be worth waiting a few more weeks before buying your next iPhone.

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