IPhone 8 will only come in two versions, claims analyst

"We surveyed 400 USA iPhone users and found that 16 percent expect to upgrade to a new iPhone this Fall, compared to 15 percent last year, while 24 percent will "maybe" upgrade vs. 29 percent last year", Olson said in a note to investors.

For all the hype and leaks around the upcoming "iPhone 8", there remains one area of uncertainty: Its real name. Or more importantly, when can I get a deal on an iPhone 7? That seems to be the name of choice among most tech writers. If you're a fanboys, you probably already know everything about iPhone 8; from its new user interface to the design and of course, it's super cool unlock system that's about to change the game.

REUTERS/Suzanne PlunkettLuke Peters demonstrates Siri, an application which uses voice recognition and detection on the iPhone 4S, outside the Apple store in Covent Garden, London October 14, 2011. In addition to a premium price of at least $1,000, the iPhone Edition could feature facial recognition rather than Touch ID for security, along with a almost bezel-free OLED display. It doesn't make sense that anyone would give you a free iPhone worth over $600 without a catch.

KGI Securities, an Asian company, says we'll definitely see 3 new iPhones.

It is not yet known if the image is genuine or fake or if the retailer website has just used it as a placeholder for marketing and advertisement, until the new flagship iPhone is revealed to the public. Obviously Apple would be able to find a way around this. Marketing minds much smarter than mine have likely been working on this since last fall.

According to Evan Blass, who have received some pictures of retail packaging for accessories for the handset from different manufacturers, the handset will be called the iPhone 8.

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Although there is nothing official about the iPhone 8 specs and prices, there are many rumours.

In other Apple news, CEO Timothy D. Cook sold 268,623 shares of Apple stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 28th. Keep the regular "base" models and introduce a premium Pro model.

Edge-to-edge OLED display for a more vibrant and power efficient screen. Apple is a brand that is massively accepted but equally despised by those who are after an incredible phone with simple features.

And remember what we told you about the iPhone 7 and iPhone 6s.

Leaked iPhone 8 panels allegedly circulated to Chinese manufacturers show an edge-to-edge display similar to Samsung's models.

A fourth option: The iPhone X. These will be the iPhone 8, iPhone 7s and the iPhone 7s.

Although the due date of launch of iPhone 8 is just around the corner, but the company claims that the supply of smartphones might be limited during first few months.

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