Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 is coming with lots of new changes. iPhone 8 might hold the feature of “Virtual Function Area” at the bottom of its curved OLED display. This will replace the usual home button if iPhone with Touch ID, according to analyst member of KGI Securities. Apple’s iPhones stand out for their iconic and unique home button.The iPhone home button was a trendsetter in many ways because Android smartphones are started to adopt the iPhone home button. But now Apple is thinking to dump this home button in the design of its next iPhone 8.
Apple is ditching the home button when it is designing a new ‘iPhone 8’ model which will release this year. The Apple’s next phone is iPhone 8 which might come with the size of 5.8 inches. In which 5.2 is the actual interactive screen.home button will be on the rest of the place. This time it will not be a button but it may have the virtual button panel. This virtual button panel will replace the current iPhone button sensor of the Home option.
This is interesting. Having a virtual button on the function area of any handset could open many new possibilities for developers and manufacturers. It is still a mystery that how the Apple company will implement function area. This can be or can not be different from the current virtual buttons which are in use by many apps and various handsets. Even Apple took a page of Edge apps shortcuts on the S7 Edge by its rival Samsung.
But then what will happen to the rumor about new finger scanner feature by Apple if the virtual button is present in place of touch ID in iPhone 8. This is the pinch of information of iPhone 8. There is the lot more to discover about it.