Apple iPhone X name suggested in leaked iOS 11 firmware

Apple looks set to deliver a special “iPhone X” on Tuesday, to symbol 10 years of a handset. We’ve seen a number of leaks about a hardware and a features, though everybody has been job it a iPhone 8 so far. It looks like Apple is about to launch a top-tier phone as a iPhone X, if a latest leaked firmware is accurate.


iOS developer Steven Troughton-Smith has discovered references to iPhone X that are related directly to a D22 codename with a bezel-less display. It’s a strongest indicator we have so distant that Apple is formulation a special fixing to symbol 10 years of a iPhone. Troughton-Smith has also detected apart iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus references in a final iOS 11 firmware, suggesting that Apple isn’t formulation to use a tradition S branding, and will instead burst to iPhone 8 for a non-OLED devices. A series of opposite iPhone names have been floating around for Apple’s OLED device, including iPhone Edition, iPhone Pro, and iPhone 8.

While this is a final iOS 11 firmware, Apple could still tweak a program before a iPhone X is accessible in stores and name it something else entirely. Lots of rumors have suggested shipments of a iPhone X could be behind due to OLED shortages and Apple’s “urgent” need to find another arrangement retailer besides Samsung. If a iPhone X ships somewhat after than a other dual models afterwards Apple might have time to adjust a name in a destiny iOS 11 update. We’ll find out some-more about a rumored $1,000 pricing and accurate recover date on Tuesday during Apple’s press event.


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