He also said that a "notch display design" will enable Apple to make the iPhone 8 screen-to-body ratio huge. But now that's reportedly been shelved.
According to the analyst, Apple's next-generation OLED iPhone will indeed ditch the physical home button beneath the display. It sports an nearly bezel-less display (barring the top lip), 3D front camera with facial recognition, and elevated sound quality. But Ming-Chi Kuo apparently expects that the firm will not be able to pull the engineering feat off - meaning Touch ID could disappear from the front of the iPhone for the first time since its introduction in the iPhone 5s in 2013 (though it will not be removed entirely). It can scan a user's face and unlock the iPhone within a few hundred milliseconds, the person said. The feature may also incorporate eye-scanning technology. It's believed that to achieve this design, Apple will do away with the home button much like Samsung did for the Galaxy S8. The faster screens in testing are the same as the ProMotion displays in Apple's latest iPad tablets, one of the people said.
The KGI report claims that the "technical challenges" introducing fingerprint recognition to the rumored OLED iPhone 8 will result in it being removed altogether, citing the "disappointing scan-through of [the] OLED panel" as one of the reasons behind its removal. The new phone will have glass on both the front and back that curves at the edges. ProMotion displays are capable of updating at a higher refresh rate which dramatically reduces motion blur especially when scrolling.
The redesigned iPhone will use an OLED screen, which reproduces colors more crisply, while the company is also planning updates to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus that still include standard LCD screens. In place of a Touch ID scanner, says the rumor, Apple might employ a 3D scanner embedded within the iPhone 8.
The rocket boosts the country's lift capabilities by 2.5 times, using new, cleaner fuels than older Long March series rockets. The payload is the Shijian-18 experimental communications satellite destined for geostationary orbit.
It was the first win for Stenhouse at Daytona and his second straight restrictor plate victory after winning at Talladega in May. He may have riled up Elliott earlier in the night, but McDowell and LFR come away with a result similar to a win for most teams.
Saturday's win was Djokovic's first title success since January and he admits he heads into Wimbledon with renewed optimism. Obviously it feels right, looking back at the decision making process and whether or not I should come here.
In 62 games a year ago , the Anahim Lake, B.C., native posted a 37-20 record along with five overtime/shootout losses. Price was entering the final year of his deal with Montreal , which will pay him $7 million .
Ted Cruz (R, Texas) had sticker shock at how much the bill maintained the basic structure of the Affordable Care Act. House and Senate leaders long ago abandoned initial thoughts of first erasing Obama's law, and then replacing it.
To get his way, Christie had threatened to use his line-item veto power to cut Democratic spending initiatives from the budget. Prieto said he is willing to pass the budget if the Horizon bill can be dealt with in summer sessions after the budget passes.
USA denies visas to Afghanistan's all-girl robotics team
One of the girls, Fatemah, who's 14, told Forbes that "we want to show the world we can do it, we just need a chance". Instead of attending, the team will be video conferencing in while their robot competes against 163 other inventions.
Johanna Konta fit and ready for Wimbledon despite fall
Kvitova will next face the victor of the contest between American Madison Brengle and Richel Hogenkamp of the Netherlands. That's right, it's time to get excited for some good, old-fashioned lawn tennis at Wimbledon .
Daesh Loses Control of Mosul Hospital to Iraqi Forces
The United Nations said 415 civilians were killed in June and another 315 died in acts of terrorism, violence and armed conflict. Iraqi forces have been fighting to retake the Old City for weeks, and launched a renewed assault on the area on June 18.
Returning to San Jose on one-year deal
While finalized numbers have yet to be released, it has been estimated that the one-year deal won't fall below $6 million total. The three-time All-Star is the franchise leader in goals, points and games played.
Kyle Lowry staying in Toronto for $100 million
Sharpshooter Kyle Korver agreed to sign a three-year, $22 million deal with the Cavs, per The Vertical's Shams Charania . According to ESPN's Brian Windhorst, the final season is partially guaranteed.
TV hosts charge Trump is unstable, accuse him of blackmail
Trump set up the commission in May to study his allegations of widespread voter fraud in last year's presidential election. US President Donald Trump's White House is clarifying his allegations about wire tapping by US President Barack Obama.
Travel ban doesn't really protect us
Supreme Court on Monday exempted people from the ban if they can prove a "bone fide" relationship with a U.S. citizen or entity. At some point, however, President Donald Trump's travel ban could begin to impact refugee resettlement in Utah, he said.
SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 388
Showers and thunderstorms will be possible each of the next few days, forecasters say, particularly on Monday night and Tuesday. We will once again face a threat for isolated severe storms with damaging wind gusts, hail and/or an isolated, weak tornado.
JJ Redick to Sixers: How much cap space do they have left?
Redick had interest from other clubs, including Minnesota, but couldn't get the Wolves to totally engage in moves toward a deal. Redick recently located to the East Coast from Los Angeles, where he spent the past four seasons with the LA Clippers .
Man arrested in connection with missing Chinese student
The complaint also alleges that one of the threads on the forum that Christensen visited was entitled "Perfect abduction fantasy". A court document says the front passenger door, where Zhang would have been sitting, was cleaned "to a more diligent extent ".
World leaders bid farewell to 'patriot' Helmut Kohl
Kohl, who oversaw German reunification and was a driving force in Europe's integration, died on June 16 at age of 87. President Bill Clinton said, citing Kohl's willingness to put global cooperation before national interests.
Victor Oladipo traded to the Indiana Pacers
Sabonis averaged 5.9 points and 3.6 rebounds in his rookie season with the Oklahoma City previous year . The Thunder have taken that gamble with this trade for George , but it certainly was one worth making.