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Wednesday Apple Rumors: What is the Name of Apple’s 2017 iPhone?

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Leading the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) rumor mill today is news of more possible names for the 2017 iPhone. Today, we'll look at that and other Apple Rumors for Wednesday.

2017 iPhone Name : The name of the 2017 iPhone is still unknown , reports BGR . A new rumor claims that the tech company will be placing the word "Edition" in the name. However, its unknown if the device will be called the iPhone Edition, the iPhone 8 Edition, or simply the iPhone 8. Other recent leaks have shown packaging for third-party cases that include the name iPhone 8, but this doesn't confirm the devices name. More leaks are likely to occur ahead of Apple's Sept. 12 event, which is when the device will likely launch.

iPhone 8 Price : More rumors about the price of the iPhone 8 are popping up , 9to5Mac notes. According to this rumor, the device will cost $1,000 due to expensive OLED panels from Samsung Electronics . The reports claim that the price for OLED panels are twice that of LCD panels, which could explain the prince increase. The rumor says that the OLED display is also why TouchID was abandoned as it didn't work with it. Instead, Apple will likely use facial recognition with the iPhone 8.

iOS 11 Beta : Developers can now download the tenth beta of iOS 11 , reports MacRumors . The new release is available to developers via an over-the-air update, or from the company's Developer Center. Major changes are coming with this update, which will likely launch on Sept. 12 alongside the next generation of iPhone devices. This new version of the beta comes less than one week after the ninth version came out.

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