Our vision has always been to create an iPhone that is entirely screen. One so immersive the device itself disappears into the experience. And so intelligent it can respond to a tap, your voice, and even a glance. With iPhone X, that vision is now a reality. Say hello to the future.
Apple has unveiled its long-rumored iPhone X to mark the 10-year anniversary of the first ever iPhone.
Pronounced ‘iPhone ten’, like the Roman numeral it represents, the device was launched alongside the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus during an event at the company’s new “spaceship campus” in California.
Along with a radical new edge-to-edge design, the iPhone X includes new tech that enables users to unlock the handset with their face, as well as animated emojis called ‘Animojis’ that mirrors the user’s
Here’s everything you need to know about the iPhone X:
Instead of the aluminum casing used in last year’s iPhone 7, the new iPhone X has an all-glass enclosure.
This isn’t the first time Apple has used glass in its iPhones. The iPhone 4 and 4s had a glass front and back panels, with a stainless steel band sandwiched between the two.
However, these phones were plagued by durability issues, with many customers claiming their phones cracked too easily when dropped.
Apple claims that the glass used in the iPhone X is the most durable glass to ever appear in a smartphone.
This ultra-strong glass could spell the end for smashed smartphone screens