No Home Button on iPhone 8: Report reveals that Apple will replace the home button with ‘function area’ on iPhone 8 making it a no-home-button phone. We are already expecting three new Apple phones in 2017, including an OLED screen-packing iPhone 8 with no physical buttons on the front.
iPhone 8 will feature a 5.8” OLED with 5.15” display area, while the other part is going to be reserved for ‘function area’, according to reports.
KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, says that the upcoming iPhone “will come with other biometric technologies that replace the current fingerprint recognition technology”. More technologies are expected to be seen on the device.
Recall few months Apple struck a deal with Samsung Display for 60 million OLED displays and it looks like this device is the recipient of these panels. According to KGI Research, the device will have similar dimension to the 4.7” LCD iPhone 7 but the whole front will be a 5.8” OLED display. The display area will be 5.15” with 2436 x 1125 px resolution.