In a weekend iOS 11 version is the upcoming iPhone generation with iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X designated. The latter is the anniversary iPhone with the OLED display.
A weekend iOS-11 version reveals names and technical details of the new iPhone generation that Apple will be presenting at its headquarters in Cupertino tomorrow. According to this, the top model with the OLED display, which has so far been named with iPhone 8, will bear the name iPhone X. The so far under iPhone 7S and 7S Plus well-known successors of the current generation are, on the other hand, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.
Apple connoisseur John Gruber believes that the release of the almost final iOS 11 firmware, which is commonly referred to as Golden Master, goes back to a frustrated Apple employee. According to the BBC, the two Apple news sites macrumors.com and 9to5.com received an e-mail with the download links of the Golden Master from iOS 11. “I wish I could say more about where I know what I know, but it is gratifying that the BBC confirms this. The BBC does not definitely say that the Leak comes from an Apple employee, but I can say with almost 100% certainty that it was. I also think Apple has a good chance of figuring out who it was. ”
iPhone X / 8: Sixch Core Processor, RAM size, Camera
In addition to the names of the new iPhone generation, the Golden Master of iOS 11 reveals technical details about the new iPhones. Much of this has already been reported to the public, but some are also new. For the new generation of devices, Apple is to use a new processor called A11, which has a total of six cores, two of which are operated at an increased frequency.
According to developer Steve Troughton Smith, the iPhone 8 has 2 GB of RAM, while the iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X are each equipped with 3 GB. This would change nothing regarding RAM equipment compared to the current iPhone generation.
About camera technology, Smith says the iPhone X will have a 12-megapixel back-camera with support for recording 4K video and 60 FPS and 1080p video with 240 FPS. The front camera is to dissolve with 7 megapixels and record videos with up to 1080p and 30 fps.
Also, the Golden Master of iOS 11 confirms previous rumors, according to which the fingerprint sensor, the Apple with touch ID designated, is replaced by a face recognition. It is appointed in the iOS 11 version with Face ID and should be used to unlock the device, purchase products on the App Store, and fill out forms in Safari.
In addition to the introduction of the new iPhone generation, Apple rumors that tomorrow, a new Apple Watch with LTE support and a new Apple TV with 4K support. Presumably, Apple will also use the keynote to communicate the availability of macOS High Sierra 10.13.