Apple users in 2018 should expect a major change in Apple’s iPhone. The Cupertino-based giant is planning to make a design change in the iPhone product line. The news comes after an internal memo from the company disclosed that new iPhone models in the coming weeks.
Is Apple planning to release a red iPhone editions?
MacRumors has reportedly obtained an Apple internal memo from Virgin Mobile. The internal memo disclosed that Apple would launch a limited edition of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The new iPhone model comes in red colour.
Also, the internal memo also stated that Virgin Mobile would be adding the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models on Monday. Apple users could start the pre-order today.
Apart from the MacRumors report, other Apple tipster named Jun Zhang of Rosenblatt Securities, Steve Hemmerstoffer aka OnLeaks and Benjamin Geskin – all hinted that Apple is likely to release red editions of iPhones.
However, the memo did not mention a red version of Apple’s iPhone X. News of Apple’s plan to release red versions of iPhones surfaced as early as last year. That time both the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus models are slated to release back in March 2017.
Mobile carrier Verizon has announced this week about a marketing promotion that will attract more customers. The company’s promotional offer will only for a limited time. Verizon is set to kick-off the offering come Friday on Friday, December 15.
What’s Verizon promotional offering?
If you are an avid fan of Apple or Samsung smartphones, then Verizon’s announcement is certainly a good news for you this yuletide holidays. The mobile carrier offers its loyal users the opportunity to buy iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S8, and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus.
But here’s the catch: the company customers can avail the “buy one, get one” free deal for a lesser value. Certainly, the company’s offering is a major deal after it did not offer any promotions on Black Friday.
So if you are planning to treat yourself, friends or families with a new high-end smartphone this Christmas season, then grab the Verizon’s promotional offer. What’s make Verizon’s smartphone deal really interesting is that customers won’t have even to trade-in their smartphones to avail the deal.
How to avail Verizon’s smartphone deal?
Those who are interested in avail Verizon’s smartphone deal must purchase both devices under a device payment plan. Both handsets must be activated on a new line with Verizon unlimited.
In an e-mailed statement to PCMag, Verizon said that it would provide its customers a discount.
“The discount will be provided as a bill credit to cover the cost of the device over 24 months,” Verizon told PCMag.
Existing mobile carrier customers can avail the deal, and they can request for an upgrade to one of those four handsets on an unlimited plan.
This year, search engine giant Google has revealed what people across the globe are searching on the internet. Google, in its yearly “Year in Search” blog, has picked two words as the most searched words for 2017: iPhone 8 and iPhone X, CNET reported on Thursday.
Both iPhone 8 and iPhone X topped the most trending search words for this year, according to Google. Based on the global search list, iPhone claimed the top spot among the search terms. iPhone 8 ranked no. 2 while iPhone X ranked no. 3, respectively.
Why iPhone 8, iPhone X?
The inclusion of iPhone 8 and iPhone X in Google’s global search list suggest that 2017 is certainly a big year for Apple Inc. So when Google released the results, it cannot be denied that 2017 is indeed a year for Apple’s smartphones.
The Cupertino-based company has recently celebrated its 10-year anniversary this 2017. To make the celebration worth remembering by the Apple users globally, Apple released the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus including the popular iPhone X. Hence, speculations about Apple’s smartphones were circulating year-round in anticipation of the company’s new flagship phones.
However, the rumors did not directly refer to the iPhone X as the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus as the iPhone 7S and iPhone 7S Plus. The iPhone X was not even close to being rumor until such time that Apple finally announced that it would launch iPhone X. This could be the best reason why iPhone 8 has ranked higher compared to iPhone X.
Meanwhile, Google has also used separated terms into categories. This includes Elections, Memes, and Actors. On the consumer tech category, the most searched words are Nintendo Switch (2), Samsung Galaxy (40, Xbox One (5) and the iPhones ranked 1 and 2 respectively.
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