If the $999 starting price made you skip the, perhaps you made the right move. This year, you may be able to get your practically-all-screen iPhone for a fraction of the cost -- with a new notch-equipped 2018 iPhone starting as low as $600, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.
Kuo, who is known for MacRumors. Kuo believes that Apple may release three iPhones in fall 2018 -- a relatively affordable 6.1-inch LCD iPhone, a new 5.8-inch OLED flagship (the ) and a 6.5-inch OLED "iPhone Plus" model., made the prediction in a recent investment note for TF International Securities, as spotted by
Here's what Kuo estimates they'll cost:
- $600-$700 for the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone (slightly different to , which was $550-$650 for single-SIM and $650-$750 for dual-SIM)
- $800-$900 for the 5.8-inch OLED iPhone
- $900-$1,000 for the 6.5-inch OLED iPhone
Kuo also believes that Apple will announce and release all three 2018 iPhones in September. Last year, Apple announced the iPhone X,and in September, but they didn't hit shelves until October and November.
Apple didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. The company'sevent kicks off Monday, with .