iPhone 8 may have next generation 3D laser and augmented reality features

Friday 14 July 2017 1 month ago 61   New York   Print

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Report  Web Desk : NEW YORK: It is rumoured that Apple’s upcoming smartphone iPhone 8 might have unique features like 3D laser technology and augmented reality. The inclusion of such specs could largely increase its popularity, however, the official release is expected to be delayed. With the iOS 11 release, there will be an abundance of augmented reality apps for iPhones. One of these apps has already released a demo video of AR measure app which could replace the measuring tape with its virtual length and width estimation feature. The smartphone manufacturing company had earlier entered the AR world by launching its very own ARKit. A CNBC report claimed that iPhone 8 release could be delayed due to prolonged wait in shipments which can go up to 3 to 4 weeks. It also said the Apple’s tech experts have not yet finalised some features like 3D facial recognition and wireless charging. There are speculations in various tech blogs that the Apple iPhone 8 official release might occur in mid-October. (01)