For the entry-level sector, Apple is preparing a new inexpensive smartphone similar to the iPhone SE for 2018, featuring the wireless charging functionality, but not 3D sensing. The smartphone will begin mass production in the second quarter with the official launch in May or June, Lin noted.
Earlier this month, TrendForce also predicted that Apple would launch a second generation iPhone SE this year.
It's unclear if Apple will update the new modelwith an iPhone X style design but check out this concept to visualize what that might look like!
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