9to5mac has been gathering information about the upcoming iPhone 9, based on data it managed to extract from the iOS code 14. As it reveals, Apple is preparing a larger iPhone 9 Plus, which is expected to replace both iPhone 8 as well as the 8 iPhone Plus. Although there was already information about the 4.7-inch iPhone 9 from sources close to Apple's supply chain, this is the first time information about a larger version of the entry-level iPhone has come to light.
Some information about iPhone 9, the new entry level smartphone Apple's already known, such as having one LCD screen 4,7 inches and home button with built-in touch ID. But now iOS 14 code provides more details for this new iPhone.
Apple is also preparing a larger version of the iPhone 9, which may be called the iPhone 9 Plus, which makes sense given that these iPhones need to replace lineup the iPhone 8 comes with versions 4.7 and 5.5 inches. Both will be running the Apple A13 Bionic, itself processor found on iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro. This way, these new smartphones will be more attractive, especially to those using older models, such as the iPhone 6 and iPhone 7, given that many do not want to spend a lot of money on high-end smartphones. technology. In addition, these iPhones will use a solid state home button, which first appeared on the iPhone 7 and was retained on the iPhone 8. In practice, this means that the home button will have no moving parts and will use the Taptic Engine to simulate clicks and reducing its failures hardware.
As entry-level models, the iPhone 9 and iPhone 9 Plus will offer Touch ID instead Face ID. Users will also be able to use Apple Pay as well as Express Transit, which is not available on older iPhones. Newer models will also be able to detect NFC tags in the background, which is only possible with iPhone XR, iPhone XS and iPhone 11 unlike the iPhone 8 or iPhone X in which it is not possible.
However, it should be noted that the names iPhone 9 and iPhone 9 Plus are hypothetical, as there are some rumors that the new smartphone model may be named iPhone SE 2. Finally, the new iPhone 9 or iPhone SE 2 is expected to be released this spring. , possibly in parallel with or after the release of iOS 13.4.