iPhone 8 Will Become the Best-Selling iPhone in History, Top Apple Analyst Says
Apple will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the iPhone next year with what’s expected to be called the iPhone 8, and reports coming from people with knowledge of the matter indicate that the upcoming model will represent a complete overhaul of the existing generation.
And because of that, top Apple KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo estimates that the iPhone 8 would be the best-selling iPhone ever, with the OLED screen and the wireless charging to be the most compelling features for buyers.
Specifically, the Apple analyst says that he learned from sources from the supply chain that Cupertino wants to build between 120 million and 150 million iPhone units in the second half of 2018, and if all of them are sold, the next-year model becomes the most successful iPhone ever.
“To our understanding, while demand visibility in 2H17F is as yet unclear and presumed pull-in demand may change anytime, upstream suppliers may be around now setting ramp-up targets for new iPho… (read more)