Again, the analyst at KGI Securities, Ming-Chi Kuo, is the protagonist of this article; As he hopes the next iPhone will be mass-produced in the third quarter of next year. The premium model iPhone with OLED screen could represent a radical change for Apple, which expects a positive outlook after not getting a good year in terms of sales of smartphones (especially by the fall in orders was in The first quarter.)
It stipulates that a variant of the 4.7 - inch iPhone next year will have a projection that would cover 30 to 35% of sales, while the 5.5 - inch models could represent between 10-50% percent IPhone shipments, next year.
The analyst estimated that the new models of iPhones in 2017 will have a total shipments of 90 million to 110 million units, well above the 75 million that was obtained this year. Kuo wrote last week that the iPhone with OLED display will have a brand new design and a curved OLED screen with an active display area of about 5.1 or 5.2 inches.
IPhone 5.5 - inch LCD and OLED screen counterpart will have a dual rear camera lens, with the possibility of including optical image stabilization for telephoto camera, something that is missing in the iPhone 7 Plus that was released recently.
In another report presented at iphoneate, Kuo explained that the iPhone of 2017 will replace the metal material of the chassis with glass, in order to support the wireless charging capacity, minimizing possible interference of frequencies during charging.