Apple liked the design on its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus from 2014 a lot that it ended up reusing nearly the very same design for not two, not three, however 4 consecutive years. The iPhone 6s was precisely the identical, the iPhone 7 added a dual-lens digicam on the Plus mannequin, and the iPhone eight swapped out the aluminum again for glass. Still, every of these iPhone fashions was indistinguishable from its predecessors from afar. Thankfully, massive efficiency boosts and nifty new options corresponding to Portrait Mode pictures on the iPhone 7 Plus and wi-fi charging on the iPhone eight had been launched to assist maintain issues recent.
For a very long time, Apple had launched new iPhone designs each different yr, and a few folks thought the corporate would possibly return to that sample now that its new iPhone design identification was launched on 2017’s iPhone X. If you had been hoping that will be the case although, we could have some dangerous information. It seems as if Apple is simply as happy with its 2017 iPhone X design because it was with the iPhone 6, as a result of a brand new leak from a prime smartphone trade insider says Apple will use the iPhone X’s design for a 3rd consecutive yr on its upcoming new “iPhone 11” collection handsets.
After about 18 months crammed with smartphones that appeared precisely the identical, it seems as if 2019 goes to be an thrilling yr for smartphone designs… in case you’re an Android fan. Samsung goes to start out the yr off sturdy in February with one of the thrilling smartphones the corporate has ever made.
The world’s prime smartphone vendor by quantity steered away from Apple’s notched iPhone X design final yr. In truth, Samsung is the one noteworthy Android cellphone maker that didn’t steal Apple’s iPhone design final yr (oh, the irony). In 2019, Samsung is skipping the notch and transferring to a nifty new design. The Galaxy S10 collection will function an all-screen design with barely any bezels above or beneath the display screen. Instead, the front-facing digicam shall be positioned in a small gap lower out of the top-right nook of the telephones’ shows.
The excellent news in case you’re an Apple fan is that Apple is certainly stated to be engaged on comparable designs for its iPhone lineup. The dangerous information, nevertheless, is that its iPhone fashions with HIAA (gap in energetic space) know-how aren’t anticipated to be launched till 2020. This yr, Apple will apparently launch new iPhones that look loads like its previous iPhones, however with a brand new triple-lens digicam on the…