Apple may launch two iPhones under $550 in 2018


Apple is reportedly working on three new iPhones for this current year, 2018. The company plans to launch two new budget-friendly iPhones in 2018. According to new reports, there will be two new iPhones under $550 price tag. The new lower-cost iPhones would come with a 6.1 Inch display. 

From these two budget-friendly and lower-cost iPhones, one variant would come with Single SIM support while the other come with Dual SIM support. The reports just released by an investor’s note from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo and the report was released by MacRumors.

Until now, we have heard that the company to launch three new iPhones from which two would be a budget-friendly phones while the other would be the expensive premium iPhone. Today, new reports came in which suggest that the new lower-cost iPhones would be priced under $550.

Apple to launch three new iPhones with 6.1 Inch, 6.5 Inch and 5.8 Inch displays. The phones to be equipped with OLED panels, however only the expensive variant of these phones would feature OLED panel. The other two budget-friendly iPhones would be using the LCD panels only.

The company to offer more advanced features on the future iPhones with respect to their low-cost. To enable faster LTE speed, the company might be using Intel’s XMM 7560 and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X20 modems. The DSDS devices will be supporting LTE+LTE connections which would allow the users to use two SIM cards on the physical slots.

This is the first time Apple is going to introduce dual SIM functionality on an iPhone. With this new dual SIM variant, users will be able to make use of two different carriers at the same time. While travelling, they can simply switch the carrier to keep their cellular data and phone active. It becomes a hassle free device for the frequent travellers and other consumers who were eagerly waiting for a dual SIM iPhone in the future.

We might be able to see a new edition of the premium iPhone X this year with iPhone X Plus. According to sources, Apple may introduce the new iPhone X Plus with 6.5 Inch of display. The display would be of an OLED panel which would make the pricing of the device more expensive. The new iPhone X Plus would be much more expensive than other Android powered premium smartphones.

According to industry insider’s Apple’s iPhone 6.1 Inch with LCD panel and the iPhone 6.5 with OLED panel would be in talks in the industry for next year and these two iPhones would set new benchmarks in the industry compared to the one with smaller screen size of 5.8 Inch.

Sadly, there is no any official information released by the giant Apple regarding these new generation iPhones. However, we could expect to see more of these new iPhones in the coming days. The company might showcase these new iPhones at WWDC 2018.