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iPhone 8 expected to cost the same as a MacBookAnalysts say the next iPhone will cost more than $1,000. Here's why that's not so far-fetched.
Apple's next Iphone may cost the same as a Macbook. A new report from analyst at Goldman Tax predicts that the Iphone 8 may cost more than one thousand dollars it may sound crazy to say that the phone going to cost the same as the laptop. But it's not that pe.rfect just look at Apple current top of the line Apple 7 Plus the most expensive model. Is $970. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the iPhone. Apple wants it to be somethings special, and there have been numerous reports that the company is packing it with more features and a different design. To make it really stand out from past iPhones. That means, Apple could charge more for a premium model. Right now the 128GB version of the iPhone 7 is about $750. Goldman Sachs says the same storage on the iPhone 8 can start at $1 grand. And not just because it'll have a larger 5.8 inch screen, but that it may have something really compelling. Like a camera with 3D sensing augmented reality abilities. Goldman Sachs is recommending investors buy Apple shares because this more expensive iPhone will drive earnings above expectations. And you the consumer who must have the new iPhone to show off won't mind. It's just a few more payments on your installment plan, right? I'm Bridget Carry, and if you can't wait to speculate about the iPhone 8 which won't even come out for another four months, you can read a round-up of all the rumors at cnet.com.