New leaks reveal Apple iPhone 8 back and front panels, live renders, and more

New leaks reveal Apple iPhone 8 back and front panels, live renders, and more
The latest information pertaining to the Apple iPhone 8 has been found on Reddit. The photos are said to belong to someone with a source in the Apple supply chain. If they are legitimate, the pictures are easily one of the the most interesting iPhone 8 leaks yet. The front panel dovetails with earlier leaks showing a sensor on top of the edge-to-edge display. The back panel features the vertically positioned dual-camera setup.

One of the images  gives us a tasty look at all three 2017 iPhone models, which we can tell apart by the camera each unit is sporting. The Apple iPhone 7s  will come with a single lens 12MP camera. The Apple iPhone 7s Plus features a horizontally mounted dual-camera setup, and we've already discussed the rear snapper on the Apple iPhone 8.

The interesting thing about these images is the lack of a Touch ID button on the rear cover of the phone. That could indicate that the iPhone 8 will have its fingerprint scanner embedded under the screen, which was Apple's intention from the get-go.

Check out all of the new images by clicking on the slideshow below. And if it makes you desire the Apple iPhone 8 even more, just remember that September is just a little more than  12 weeks away.


source: Reddit, iDropNews via BGR

Related phones

iPhone X
  • 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)
iPhone 8
  • Display 4.7" 750 x 1334 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 7 MP front
  • Processor Apple A11 Bionic, Hexa-core, 2390 MHz
  • Storage 256 GB
  • Battery 1821 mAh(14h talk time)

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48 Comments

1. yyzamin

Posts: 382; Member since: Aug 26, 2015

I must be the only person who actully likes bezels. This phone looks difficult to hold.

10. Furbal unregistered

I'd rather have them than not. My g6 is fine but less bezel is not going to sway my decision on buying (u11 gets here Wednesday).

31. sgodsell

Posts: 7451; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

The power button on the side is like 3 times the size of the power button on an iPhone. So I think the finger print scanner is on the side of the power button. Like the Sony smartphones.

44. Well-Manicured-Man

Posts: 703; Member since: Jun 16, 2015

We don't know how the real power button will look like since so far, reliable leaks were only for the print panel and the back panel. What would be cool if Apple enlarges the Power Button to make it capacitive so that one could use it for scrolling or so.

41. phonearenarocks

Posts: 607; Member since: Mar 26, 2015

Surprised to not see any comparisons with the essential phone

11. MINDoSOUL

Posts: 322; Member since: Feb 28, 2014

I like Samsung S8 approach leaving minimal bezels for the sensors and over all symmetry(Top&Bottom).I also commend Apple for trying to be bezel less as possible but this phone is not symmetrical and the black top is very ugly and is turning me off. I guess i have 2 options now either SG note8 or the Pixel2.

12. nctx77

Posts: 2540; Member since: Sep 03, 2013

Put the actual final product in your hand and you will order 3. We have seen this movie befor playa!

17. MINDoSOUL

Posts: 322; Member since: Feb 28, 2014

Lol, i would if i could but i have to choose one!

32. sgodsell

Posts: 7451; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

At a $1000 starting price. Not likely. Besides the power button is huge on this iPhone. So the finger print scanner could be on the side of this iPhone.

14. Mr.Pussy

Posts: 348; Member since: Feb 16, 2017

Yes buy all 3 lol

19. French_Toast

Posts: 98; Member since: Sep 02, 2015

If this is the real thing, it is true that it is extremely ugly compared to the G6 and S8.

15. Myphoneisonfire

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 05, 2016

Since you love bezels , don't worry , you always can opt for Sony phones in that case.

40. phonearenarocks

Posts: 607; Member since: Mar 26, 2015

Just that a lot of real estate will be put to waste. You'll now have same overall size but bigger screen which I like. Only thing that I don't like is the stupid 18:9 aspect ratio that all OEMs are against, these days, it just doesn't make sense with such less width. Netflix to take the major blame here. This is one reason why I am not going to buy this year's flagships and might not buy next year as well if it doesn't change.

46. rick_mobile

Posts: 359; Member since: Dec 13, 2010

I sold my galaxy S7 edge because I got so tired of how uncomfortable it was to hold when I was in bed. This iphone looks like a nightmare with lots of future hand cramps

2. Landon

Posts: 1245; Member since: May 07, 2015

If legit, that'll be a great looking phone. I think that's a big if though.

3. Tipus

Posts: 894; Member since: Sep 30, 2016

Looks nice

4. nikhil23

Posts: 472; Member since: Dec 07, 2016

I like the bezel less design. However, that black thing in the middle looks ugly af

6. vincelongman

Posts: 5728; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

I'm interested to see what Apple do with the status bar (and the bottom nav/touch bar) In these renders, the clock is still below the cutout, so the cutout is redundant I think they should squeeze it into the sides, maybe cycle between time and singal/wifi or battery

28. drunkenjay

Posts: 1697; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

it will look fine if you use a black wallpaper. since it will use amoled screens, it will look flush. im also guessing that there will be a black border near the camera for when you watch videos and stuff.

42. Jimrod

Posts: 1605; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

I'd imagine it would be done something like this, using the space as status indicator location. Not sure how they'd do the bottom of the screen but it will probably mirror the top somehow. I made a virtual home button too, just because... :p https://s21.postimg.org/ip455fbxj/i_Phone_8.jpg

5. Ezio2710

Posts: 548; Member since: Aug 22, 2015

Looking great. He Finally!!!!! you have to pay more to get rid of bezels

7. RoboticEngi

Posts: 1251; Member since: Dec 03, 2014

If this is the real deal, I'm gonna love to read about how that black bar in the top, suddenly is the new thing....here on iphonearena that was very ugly on the Andy Rubin essential phone, but if it ends up on the iPhone, it will be beautiful.....

9. mikehunta727 unregistered

It would be a permanent black status bar across on the top with OLED and perfect blacks so it would actually blend right in perfectly across the top

13. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

If it does that for the apps and media then won't be a huge deal.

20. vincelongman

Posts: 5728; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

I like this idea Would look far nicer than those concept render with the status bar still being white

21. nodes

Posts: 1160; Member since: Mar 06, 2014

that's what i thought too, but then how about white phone, OLED doesn't do justice with whites. assuming it comes in white though.

35. mikehunta727 unregistered

There won't be a white front model, there is only like a little piece of glass that's not screen and it's the top part, everything else is all screen. They'll go the route Samsung did imo and just offer only black front but still different colors on the rest of the device, just still black front

8. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

What a nice and perfect design. This will put all the other phones down, very down.

22. omnitech

Posts: 1131; Member since: Sep 28, 2016

Lol sure it will

25. maple_mak

Posts: 953; Member since: Dec 18, 2013

"This will put all the other phones down, very down." You have to know that not everyone can afford to buy an iPhone, iPhone is not as cheap as you thought in every country.

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