However, the bezel-free display would give the phone a whopping 6.5-inch screen (versus the 5.8 iPhone X screen) with a 2688 x 1242 resolution.
Industry expert Gene Munster said, "When you have a measurable upgrade in screen size, people go to update their phone in droves. We saw that with iPhone 6, and we think this is setting up to be a similar step up in growth", he said. The company is reportedly working on a gold colour for the new handset.
Apple launched the high-end $999 (£999) iPhone X last September. A smaller, iPhone X-like device could change that, making higher-end features such as Face ID just a bit more accessible in 2018 - even if it means saying au revoir to TouchID.
Rajya Sabha seats of 16 states to face elections on March 23
It would be a key test of whether the opposition is able to field a common candidate in some seats against the BJP. These Rajya Sabha polls could reduce the Congress party's tally by a few more seats.
Longtime Apple watchers will be skeptical, in part because Apple already has a giant iPhone, the iPad, and in part because we've been here before in the Apple rumor mill cycle. It's going to be supermassive as compared to the iPhone X. MacRumors that reveal out latest happenings of Apple and Mac didn't confirm about how true the news of iPhone's latest features is.
Apple's trio - if launched - would be a "very logical extension of the product line" for Apple: "One bigger, one cheaper, and one upgrade to the existing iPhone X", said Bob O'Donnell, head of TECHnalysis Research, according to Reuters. Over the weekend, however, an alleged photo of a 6.5-inch iPhone display leaked online (that would be the alleged iPhone X Plus).
North Koreans arrive for PyeongChang Games closing ceremony
President Donald Trump has escalated as the North tests nuclear missiles and Washington pushes it to disarm. Pence's office claimed afterward that the North had pulled out of a planned meeting at the last minute.
The iPhone 11's body has the size of the iPhone 8 Plus but its screen is bigger by an inch.
Apple wants to turn its fortunes around following a year of disappointing iPhone X sales and the battery throttling debacle. The iPhone maker is also considering adding a Gold color option since it is popular in the Asian and Middle Eastern markets. They will feature upgraded augmented reality (AR) capabilities, deeper Siri integration, digital health monitoring, and of course, Animojis.
The report further highlights that in order to bring out the cost of the cheaper model, Apple will use LCD screen. Keep it locked for much more from Apple coming soon. This design will allegedly work because of the edge-to-edge design being used.
American arrested as police find severed head in suitcase
According to initial reports, the woman had told her friends that she was going to Osaka to meet a man she had met on an app. Asahi .com reports that the man was already in custody after the woman, a 27-year-old office worker, disappeared.