Apple's 2018 models likely to be cheaper than iPhone X

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So those are two of the projected three iPhones for 2018. Let's get straight to it.

What we see here is a dual camera setup that matches the current iPhone X. The middle "camera" should be the flash. After the lauded iPhone X made a lasting impression, Apple is going to capitalize on that demand to make more iPhones like the current flagship this year. The dimensions of the iPhone X Plus are slightly smaller than the iPhone 8 Plus: 157.2 x 77.1 mm (6.18 x 3.03-inches) compared to 158.4 x 78.1 mm (6.24 x 3.07-inches).

As per the report, the "budget" smartphone which may simply be called iPhone X will be a 6.1-inch phone. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo who also has a history of being accurate about Apple's plans said citing his sources in Apple's supply chain that the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone expected this fall will use a CGS (Cover Glass Sensor) process. On the back, three cutouts can be seen suggesting three camera lenses similar to what Huawei introduced with the P20 Pro. This is now in debate across the media, with many stating that the third slot is simply for the flash, however this contrasts previous schematics where the flash is distinctly smaller than the lenses themselves. Other such measures to be adopted in order to bring the pricing down could include a single rear camera, removal of 3D touch and cost reduction in the materials which are used while manufacturing the iPhones. This isn't the case here. While not pictured, the flash is expected to be on the right side of the three cameras.

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The iPhone X Plus' schematics have been leaked by Forbes' Gordon Kelly in collaboration with case-maker Ghostek to confirm that the premium-most iPhone could have a triple camera setup at the back. This is the model that will carry a 6.5-inch edge-to-edge OLED display, powered by a 7nm A12 SoC.

A new report revealed the schematics of the upcoming rumoured cheaper iPhone, which will most likely be termed as "budget iPhone".

Starting with the iPhone XI Plus, it apparently has a 6.5-inch screen, which is in line with previous rumors.

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