The hot topic of discussion among Apple analysts is the price of the three iPhone models that are anticipated next week. And there were some leaks suggesting the price of the 2018 model. I do not agree with any of this.
At this point there is a sufficient gap between what the rumor says and the forecasts of the various analysts and it raises a question as to whether to pay attention to any of them.
What the analyst says
Generally speaking, Apple's expert watcher expects Apple to raise the price of the iPhone model in 2018 to over 2017 worth.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst Wamsi Mohan is representative. He sent notes to investors, predicting Apple's future 6.1-inch LCD model to be $ 799, a 5.8-inch iPhone X upgrade to be 999 dollars the same as his predecessor. And analysts are predicting that a 6.5 inch OLED model will appear at a staggering $ 1,049.
Analysts insist that Apple is convinced that Apple will charge these prices as Apple's fans are convinced that they will pay these fees. The screen is getting bigger and it justifies a considerable price tag.
What rumors say
The information leaked out of Europe suggests that the prices of the three 2018 iPhone models stay the same as the three 2017 models. It will be lower than expected by analysts.
According to its source, a 6.1 inch device (probably called iPhone 9) could be $ 699. The exchange price of the 5.8 inch iPhone X will be 799 dollars, the 6.5 inch OLED model will be 999 dollars. The latter two will probably be called iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max.
What we say
Analyst thinking has the logic that Apple is going to impose everything it can do for the 2018 model. But there are reasons why Apple thinks it is not …