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The Next Generation iPhone is 'A Big F**king Deal and Will Change This Industry Deeply'

The Next Generation iPhone is 'A Big F**king Deal and Will Change This Industry Deeply'

Posted October 24, 2016 at 3:16pm by iClarified
The much anticipated tenth anniversary iPhone will be an industry changing device, according to a new report from Robert Scoble.

We've heard from several sources that Apple is working on a massive update to its next generation device that will feature an all glass design. It will purportedly have a front glass cover and chassis, joined by a metal bezel and an edge-to-edge display that has no bezels on the top and bottom. Additionally, the front camera, Touch ID, speaker, and other sensors will apparently be embedded into the display.

Scoble's sources add more details to the picture...


The next iPhone will be, I am told, a clear piece of glass (er, Gorilla Glass sandwich with other polycarbonates for being pretty shatter resistant if dropped) with a next-generation OLED screen (I have several sources confirming this). You pop it into a headset which has eye sensors on it, which enables the next iPhone to have a higher apparent frame rate and polygon count than a PC with a Nvidia 1080 card in it. Thanks to foveated rendering.

Scoble believes the clear iPhone will put holograms on top of the real world. Additionally, the headset's eye sensors will bring a new type of user interface.

Apple is reportedly equipping the device with a new sensor developed by the Primesense team.

The phone itself has a next-generation 3D sensor from Primesense, which Apple bought. Apple has 600 engineers working in Israel on just the sensor. It's the 10th anniversary of the iPhone. It's the first product introduction in Apple's new amazing headquarters. It's a big f**king deal and will change this industry deeply. It'll get rid of the HTC Vive lighthouse system, too.


Most of the chips and components that make up the phone will be placed in a pack/strip at the bottom of the phone, says Scoble. The battery and antennas will be hidden around the edges of the screen.

There is a lot more detail in Scoble's full report linked below. He suggests that Facebook should make a deal with Apple to get in on what may a huge shift towards mixed reality and likens Apple's entry to this world to IBM's entry to personal computing.

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Nyasha Macheka
Nyasha Macheka - October 25, 2016 at 7:28pm
This is rubbish, no way apple is making a transparent phone. It's going to be game changer but not this next rubbish you are telling us. Transparent phone they say pssshh
Adam
Adam - October 25, 2016 at 9:28am
It is not cost effective to wait three years. To get a good price for your old iPhone, you must sell at least every two years. Besides, the phone after next year's model will surely be that much better than next year's model, and vastly better than this year's model.
Why
Why - October 25, 2016 at 5:31am
When u get an upgrade every year why wait ????
Seka
Seka - October 24, 2016 at 11:14pm
Another reason to hold on iPhone 7!
Why
Why - October 25, 2016 at 5:30am
Another reason ?????
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Kk
Kk - October 25, 2016 at 6:22am
Clearly ang Apple fanboy. I dont want to downgrade my iphone 6s to the 7.
António Júlio Sousa
António Júlio Sousa - October 24, 2016 at 11:08pm
Who's Robert Scoble?
Shawn Ginn
Shawn Ginn - October 25, 2016 at 1:37am
Someone with a yuge hate for Trump.
Paqo
Paqo - October 24, 2016 at 8:08pm
Like every news about a new iphone, "it's said..." that it will be a ground f*****g breaker, but it never happens.
Kk
Kk - October 25, 2016 at 12:14am
I agree! I doubt this will be a big change. And wait for the line "this is the greatest iphone we have ever build" in the keynote
Jackson Browne
Jackson Browne - October 25, 2016 at 1:02am
It did happen once; the original iPhone was a big f***ing deal. I wouldn't be surprised if the next iPhone is also a big f***ing deal. [Of course, I also wouldn't be surprised if it isn't]
smate333
smate333 - October 24, 2016 at 6:22pm
finally we're gonna be able to make a phone call?
Sorkin
Sorkin - October 24, 2016 at 5:45pm
I'm returning my iPhone 7.
gamerscul9870
gamerscul9870 - October 24, 2016 at 5:48pm
I'm keeping mine.
Engr. JAI
Engr. JAI - October 24, 2016 at 4:41pm
Awesome! Very awesome updated. I believe they can make it happen.
NIckle1
NIckle1 - October 24, 2016 at 4:36pm
Dont believe this garbage
no_ma'am
no_ma'am - October 24, 2016 at 4:27pm
Could they just bring back the headphone jack. Thanks
tmel4198
tmel4198 - October 24, 2016 at 3:52pm
About f***ing time
Great!
Great! - October 24, 2016 at 3:49pm
Yes!!! That's great!
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