Apple likely to discontinue iPhone X this year

Sunday, 22 Apr, 2018

Apple is likely to discontinue the iPhone X in the second half of this year, according to one analyst. Manufacturers of buildings said that the novelty will retain the original size SE the iPhone. There is not any clear information about iPhone SE2 build. Report further reveal that this new handset may power by A10 Fusion processor, Apple launched iPhone 7 series. Swiss National Bank now owns 19,248,516 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $2,966,581,000 after purchasing an additional 79,100 shares during the period. Apple will update the iPhone X, but won't kill it.

The entry-level pricing for these new iPhones will increase $100 with the iPhone X SE, which an LCD-based, single camera version of the iPhone X. However, the second generation of the iPhone will decrease the price by a hundred dollars. Over the last couple of months, there have been lots of leaks and speculations regarding the launch of the iPhone SE 2 and the latest reports suggest that it will launch as early as May, 2018. Low price and DSDS feature of 6.1-inch iPhone, it is expected to witness the boost in the shipments and the chart breaking the sale of the product.

And last week, the KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo wrote that Chinese smartphone makers had caught up to Apple's augmented-reality technology, which the company had heavily invested in, in less than a year. The production of the cheaper iPhone models is expected to start three to five weeks after Apple starts making the yet-unconfirmed OLED models rumored to arrive this year. The Touch ID would be placed at the home button and there would be no notch on the display. Some macro factorsare at play, too.

Apart from speculating the launch date, the latest report also divulges some details about the iPhone SE 2's design, which it claims will largely remain identical to the previous model. However, with several reports claiming that the smartphone will be released next month, it could only be a matter of weeks before an unveiling event is announced.

The iPhone SE is a popular model and is selling well in emerging markets like India.

The listing spotted suggests that iPhone SE 2 might still be a happening since there are few newer model numbers, which indicates this possibility. So, we can expect the iPhone SE 2 to launch in May.

Sadly, there is no any official confirmation regarding the availability of this new generation iPhone SE 2 available at this moment.