Can you pick a name for the iPhone X successor?


Ever since it turned out that the "all-screen" OLED iPhone will indeed be called the iPhone X (ten), just as rumored, we couldn't help but wonder how will the naming scheme of Apple's new "bezel-less" iPhone line continue. Needless to say, since the X stands for ten, and Apple is using Roman numerals to denote the new portfolio, the most logical name for an eventual iPhone X successor is iPhone XI. 

Still, Apple might decide to bring the current "surfboard" design iPhones like the 8 and 8 Plus, into the bezel-less line fold by issuing two all-screen phones with different display diagonals next year, and those might be iPhone 9 and iPhone 11, since 10 is already done and dusted, Roman numeral or not. That would leave Apple with an iPhone 9/11 set, however, which is not the most palatable combo one could unveil in the month of September. 

Even more far-fetched would be if Apple switches to letters, instead of numbers for future iPhones, and the next bezel-less wonder gets called iPhone Y. Possibilities, possibilities, tell us which one would you pick, and sound off your prediction arguments in the comments below. Any other options you can think of?

Can you pick a name for the iPhone X successor?

iPhone XI
29.37%
iPhone Y
8.82%
iPhone 11
20.06%
Something else
41.74%

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  • Display 5.8" 1125 x 2436 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 7 MP front
  • Processor Apple A11 Bionic, Hexa-core, 2390 MHz
  • Storage 256 GB
  • Battery 2716 mAh(21h 3G talk time)

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92 Comments

2. Myphoneisonfire

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 05, 2016

iPhone Xs

21. NickHill

Posts: 388; Member since: May 07, 2016

iPhone X-pensive-than-previous-generation.

67. Finalflash

Posts: 4063; Member since: Jul 23, 2013

iPhone Y(as in why?)

81. justrt

Posts: 446; Member since: Jul 10, 2014

As in XYZ

28. DanishDynamite

Posts: 47; Member since: Feb 28, 2013

Pronounced as iPhone Excess

86. iamlish

Posts: 8; Member since: Nov 16, 2016

iphone Xs-of price.

3. TerryD

Posts: 546; Member since: May 09, 2017

iPhone X2

6. nothingmuch

Posts: 201; Member since: May 03, 2013

IPhone S7

7. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3106; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

iNotch fast charger mat edition 2018

8. sockergris

Posts: 57; Member since: May 13, 2017

It'l be iPhone 9 & iPhone Xs. Also, retarded poll.

9. haruken

Posts: 306; Member since: Nov 06, 2013

There won't be any iPhone 9 or 10 nor 11, in fact they'll restart their counting with X2, X2 +, X2s and so on.

10. DoggyDangerous

Posts: 1028; Member since: Aug 28, 2015

Iphone Y is not a bad name. Why not?

82. justrt

Posts: 446; Member since: Jul 10, 2014

Y not

11. WPX00

Posts: 511; Member since: Aug 15, 2015

I imagine next year, there will still be a standard iPhone 9 and 9 Plus alongside the bezel-less iPhone 11.

12. thetruthhasbeenspoken

Posts: 83; Member since: May 02, 2017

Since they skipped. They should call it iphone 9/11.release it on September. I bet it's gonna be explosive.

73. ecmedic4

Posts: 520; Member since: May 02, 2013

That is not even funny and in fact quite insensitive. You may have just been joking around but that isn't something to joke about, a lot of ppl lost their lives that day.

75. Sakeem

Posts: 857; Member since: Sep 05, 2012

Terrible. How is this even remotely funny? I lost a friend in.........I know I'm wasting my time. Terrible, I hope that you never have anyone make fun of your loss of a loved one.

17. limporgyuk

Posts: 360; Member since: Nov 06, 2013

Notchy McNotchface

18. .KRATOS.

Posts: 442; Member since: Mar 15, 2013

Well I guess that was like a limited edition for the 10th b-day of the company n there won't be a successor to it

19. jove39

Posts: 2146; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

iPhone X2.

20. Jimrod

Posts: 1605; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

I just wanted the X to be a new version of the SE - it makes perfect sense: 10 year anniversary, back to a small, one-handed operation phone like the original yet with a screen similar in size to the 7, win/win. The new pull down gestures for Control Centre would be reachable, the phone could be thicker with rounded edges to cram the newer stuff in (and still keep camera flush) since the old 11mm thick 3G felt much better in hand than the giant new phones and I'm sure it would be hugely popular. I'd happily pay more for that than a 6/7/8 rehash. The name would be perfect in marketing terms - The SE-X.

24. Arthurhkt

Posts: 723; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

2018 - iPhone Xs 2019 - iPhone X1 2020 - iPhone X1s 2021 - iPhone X2 2028 - iPhone eX = eXpensive

25. Zylam

Posts: 1817; Member since: Oct 20, 2010

iPhone X2

27. youssef44

Posts: 547; Member since: Apr 29, 2014

the name isn't important for me! they can call it what they want! I want new things in it ! new special features! Big display like Galaxy Note 8 (but not 18:9 ratio)! and with Pen ? why not ?

55. Michigan

Posts: 246; Member since: Nov 19, 2016

my biggest flaw with the iPhone x is that freaking notch, for me they reduced the percentaged of the screen than in the 7or 8, you get black areas all around f*uck the what?when watch videos.

56. Michigan

Posts: 246; Member since: Nov 19, 2016

my biggest flaw with the iPhone x is that freaking notch, for me they reduced the percentaged of the screen than in the 7or 8, you get black areas all around, f*uck the what?when watch videos.

58. youssef44

Posts: 547; Member since: Apr 29, 2014

yeah thats so annoying ! I don't know how they think !!?

30. ibend2

Posts: 159; Member since: Mar 16, 2016

iPhone8s

31. Dickymyyfriend

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 20, 2017

iPhone X2

32. kiko007

Posts: 7493; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

I don't care what they call it. As long as the SoC inside of it is still 2.5 years ahead of it's closest competition, and apps are still better on iOS, it's the phone I'll likely get. Just don't call it something idiotic like "iPhone luxura" or other corny ass names, and we're good.

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