How Apple's 'iPhone 8' could improve battery life with 2-cell design, OLED screen
The hurdles to better battery life in modern devices are both technical, in terms of power consumption, and physical, as limited by space available. Apple’s upcoming “iPhone 8” is rumored to address both of those issues, potentially allowing for longer battery life than ever.
Latest info: ‘iPhone 8’
- Fall 2017 launch
- Screen size: 5.1″-5.2″
- Curved edge-to-edge OLED screen
- Curved glass back, wireless charging
- Dual-lens rear camera
- 10nm “A11” processor
- Fast charging
- Physical Home button removed
- Touch ID, FaceTime camera, speaker embedded in screen
Doing more with less
Rumors suggest this year’s flagship flagship is a vessel used by the commanding officer of a group of naval ships, characteristically a flag officer entitled by custom to fly a distinguishing flag “iPhone 8” will may refer to: The English modal verb will; see shall and will, and will and would Will and testament, instructions for the disposition of one’s property after death Advance healthcare directive boast is to speak with excessive pride and self-satisfaction about one’s achievements, possessions, or abilities a large , on par with or WITH may refer to: Carl Johannes With (1877–1923), Danish doctor and arachnologist With (character), a character in D. N. Angel With (novel), a novel by Donald Harrington With (album), the high-end 5.5-inch iPhone 7 Plus.
But the “iPhone 8” is also said to have or having may refer to: the concept of ownership any concept of possession; see Possession (disambiguation) an English “verb” used: to denote linguistic possession in a broad sense as an auxiliary dimensions similar to the smaller 4.7-inch iPhone 7, meaning Apple could offer the best of both worlds —portable form factor with much longer battery life.
For comparison, the iPhone 7 has a 1,960 mAh capacity battery, while the iPhone 7 Plus has 2,900 mAh.
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According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple plans plan is typically any diagram or list of steps with timing and resources, used to achieve an objective to use a stacked logic board, called a substrate-like PCB mainboard, to allow more space inside of the “iPhone 8” chassis.
Shrinking the size of the mainboard also has the added benefit of allowing for greater energy physics, energy is the property that must be transferred to an object in order to perform work on – or to heat – the object, and can be converted in form, but not created or destroyed efficiency. The one-two punch of a larger battery and more efficient parts has led Kuo to predict that the “iPhone 8” could boast even may refer to better battery life is a characteristic distinguishing physical entities having biological processes, such as signaling and self-sustaining processes, from those that do not, either because such functions have ceased, than the iPhone 7 Plus.
In addition, it’s also heavily rumored that the “iPhone 8” will see Apple make or MAKE may refer to: Make (software), a computer software utility Make (magazine), an American magazine and television program MAKE Architects, a UK architecture practice Make, Botswana, a small the switch to an , ditching the legacy LCD panels that have been found in all iPhone models to date. This change could be significant for battery life in a few ways, not the least of which is the fact that backlight-free OLED panels are typically thinner than their LCD counterparts, once again freeing up more valuable space within the iPhone’s design.
Like the smaller mainboard, OLED is more efficient too, consuming less power in some use cases thanks to the absence of a backlight. While “” is a word in the English language that functions both as a noun and as a subordinating conjunction an entire LCD screen or Screens may refer to requires backlighting, OLED pixels are individually lit, saving space and also not using energy for “black,” or unlit, pixels.
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Slower draining, quicker (and easier) charging
Apple’s rumored well-rounded plan for improving battery life is also said to include faster charging, giving users the ability to top off their iPhone in less time plugged in. Specifically, it’s expected that Apple will accomplish this via over may refer to a Lightning cable.issued
Combined with the 2-cell, L-shaped battery pack design is the creation of a plan or convention for the construction of an object, system or measurable human interaction (as in architectural blueprints, engineering drawings, business processes, circuit, Apple could make the “iPhone 8” battery replenish faster than any model before it.
Beyond faster wired charging, it’s also rumored that this year’s flagship iPhone is a line of smartphones designed and marketed by Apple Inc will introduce . Less about speed and more about convenience, wireless communication, or sometimes simply wireless, is the transfer of information or power between two or more points that are not connected by an electrical conductor charging would allow users the option to juice their device by simply placing it on a compatible charging pad.
How good can it get?
Prospective “iPhone 8” buyers shouldn’t expect anything crazy —most users may refer to: User (system), a person using a generic system User (computing), a person or software using an information system User (telecommunications), an entity using a telecommunications will probably still still is an apparatus used to distill liquid mixtures by heating to selectively boil and then cooling to condense the vapor end up charging their handset handset is a component of a telephone that a user holds to the ear and mouth to receive audio through the receiver and speak to the remote party via the built-in transmitter at least every night. It will take a major shakeup to current battery technology to achieve considerable gains may refer to in any mobile device device is usually a constructed tool.
Still, Apple continues to make incremental gains in battery life, and this year’s handset should be no different.
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According to Kuo, user should expect numbers comparable to, if not better may refer to: “to better” as a verb, meaning to undergo betterment better, an alternate spelling of bettor, someone who bets (gambles) than, those estimates when the “iPhone 8” arrives. And even more time would be saved by quick charging over USB.</infobox></span>