Apple users are now expecting a powerful smartphone in 2018. With the news circulating on the web, speculations about the rumored iPhone revealed a change in the battery.

Recent reports claim that Apple’s upcoming flagship will feature an improved single-cell design. Currently, iPhones are using a two-cell design and engineers are looking ways to work the proposed battery design.

If the rumor about the upcoming iPhone is true, this indicates that Apple is clearly working on to improve the battery performance of iPhones. The Cupertino-based tech company is developing an L-shaped batteries, Apple Insider reported.

Will Apple’s new flagship sport an L-shaped battery?


Citing the same report, Apple is mulling to produce two models of OLED iPhones. Both the two new iPhones are slated to be released in the next fall. The report comes from KGI analysts Ming-Chi Kuo.

Also, the famous tech analyst further claimed that Apple might launch three handsets next year. Apple fans can expect that these phones will have a better battery performance. This also includes an increased energy capacities for the upcoming iPhone models.

However, the Apple’s L-shaped, will depend if the proposed battery will be fitted in the phone’s physical space. The L-shape cell is expected to store more energy, unlike the earlier iPhone models.

It was learned that Apple’s upcoming flagship would sport a 5.8-inch OLED iPhone. The upcoming phone will have a 2, 900 to 3, 000 mAH battery.

Smartphone batteries are becoming a challenge for mobile manufacturers. This is because the battery is being hard pressed as iPhones decrease in size. The challenge of coming up with a limited battery design is increasingly difficulty for engineers.

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