iPhone 8 Announcement: September 12, 2017
iPhone 8 Retail Availability:
September 22, 2017 November 3rd, 2017
Updated 8/28/17: According to The Wall Street Journal, Apple will hold a product event September 12, 2017. The event will take place in the new Steve Jobs Theatre on Apple Campus.
The invitation sent to select media guest invitees:
You can get a preview of Steve Jobs Theatre in this drone-eye view video of the new Apple Campus:
Ming-Chi Kuo, analyst for KGI, suggests Apple will announce all expected new iPhones in September, and will ship at the same time during September.
KGI Securities has been a source of Apple product insight and predictions for many years, and they have one of the best track records for accuracy.
Hard to Get
Although technically “released”, it may be hard to get your hands on one in 2017. Demand will be high, possible record-setting for iPhone. Ming-Chi Kuo shared his belief that supplies of the new, high-end OLED iPhone 8 will be unable to match consume demand all the way into mid-2018.
Cover photo by Max Rudberg