Alleged iPhone 7 accessories show up in advance, fit the iPhone 6s like a glove


Something interesting happened at the Computers Unlimited Exposed event in London, and the lads from PocketLint were there to spread the word. Phone accessory maker Cygnett presented a new series of case designs and a glass screen protector, claiming they are designed for the iPhone 7. Reporters were told that they are genuine and based on actual design specs, but there's hardly any way to confirm this on Apple's part.

Curiously, Cygnett used the iPhone 6s to showcase their accessories. Well, it's not like they could have used the iPhone 7, right? Putting two and two together, it appears those analyst reports of minimal design differences between the iPhone 7 and two generations of its predecessors might turn out to be true. If an iPhone 6s case wraps around the iPhone 7 like a glove, this means the handsets' size and shape are pretty much equal.

Of note is the screen protector, which gets applied to the iPhone's front panel and prevents impact damage, features two sensor holes above the earpiece. That's a bit of an oddball – while the iPhone 7 could have two sensors in place, the iPhone 6s, which normally has one sensor in the same place, has been spotted in the wild flaunting two sensors. The occurrence has been attributed to manufacturing defects and is hardly something to be taken in consideration, but it's interesting and worth a mention.

The full gallery of photos is available in the source link below. As September approaches and the time for new Apple products draws near, more leaks will show up and paint a complete picture of what the next iPhone is going to be. Also, here's a shot of an iPhone 6s with two sensors on top, because it's not something you get to see every day.


source: Pocket Lint , Apple forums

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14 Comments

2. redmd

Posts: 1943; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

Oh no Apple you didn't! It's an iPhone 6ss not iPhone 7.

3. Well-Manicured-Man

Posts: 703; Member since: Jun 16, 2015

I think that I wait for next year's iPhone. Apart from that, I am really happy with my iPhone 6 and I don't see a real necessity to upgrade. If Google gets multi tasking right with Android N I might even go back to Android next year.

4. submar

Posts: 713; Member since: Sep 19, 2014

Another day another leak.

6. adi9764

Posts: 119; Member since: Feb 16, 2016

Trust me and get the note 6 it will be a beast. Best camera best display best battery 6gb of ram and hopefully a new processer water and dust resistant and nice design. Oh also s pen. You won't regret it

9. j2001m

Posts: 3061; Member since: Apr 28, 2014

It going t to be called Samsung galaxy note 7 and the Samsung Galaxy note 7 edge

11. Ruturaj

Posts: 1484; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

Why 7?

12. Ruturaj

Posts: 1484; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

Never mind, Saw the rumor.

15. Tanii

Posts: 132; Member since: Apr 30, 2015

seriously 6gb ram is a waste of resources.

5. BradyCrack

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

Two sensors? True tone display? I'll wait for the 2017 model.

10. j2001m

Posts: 3061; Member since: Apr 28, 2014

I think you right about this one, this will be ther new big thing, oh dear

7. Ahovking

Posts: 711; Member since: Feb 03, 2015

WHAT!! IF IT AIN'T BROKE, DON'T FIX IT" NO ITS BEEN BROKEN SINCE IPHONE 6 FFS

8. dimas

Posts: 3380; Member since: Jul 22, 2014

Title should be "Cygnett just told people to wait for iphone 8"

13. catze86

Posts: 731; Member since: Dec 07, 2015

OH... LOOK AT THOSE HUHE BEZELS..... OH MY GOD

14. janis

Posts: 397; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

the only thing what has changed is everything (colour)

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