But not everyone will find those extra features necessary.
For its part, Apple hasn't announced actual sales data.
By raising the base price for new iPhones, Apple is looking to keep its margins intact in spite of the increased cost to manufacture the device. Unfortunately, the common saying about assuming things applies to the new iPhone as well. The new chip means the phone runs about 30 percent faster than last years A10 CPU, runs more efficiently at half the power, and the battery life is prolonged. Apple's iPhone 8 Plus was able to capture 0.4% of the iOS market, the company's data shows. It's packing an edge-to-edge, "bezel-less" 5.8-inch Super Retina OLED display with an aspect ratio of 2.17:1.
Apple previewed the newest iPhone in September coming out in stores on November 1st. Apple is ditching Touch ID to implement its new facial recognition option Face ID.
Not only has Apple managed to build a competent in-house graphics processor for mobile applications, which is no easy feat, but it has managed to build a best-in-class graphics processor for mobile applications.
The reports follow a distinctly lukewarm launch for the lower-end iPhone 8, with pretty tiny queues around the world.
But of course, Apple was too proud and the headphone jack did not return.
Then there are those who'll wait because they find value in the additional features the iPhone X brings to the table.
Apple promises a better battery life. Samsung recently introduced the Galaxy Note 8, Essential Products' first phone just became available, and Google is expected to launch a second-generation Pixel next week. It will charge through most phone cases, except for metallic ones. The stock has fallen 6.9 % since the day before the latest event.
The idea of the phone itself is very cool, but it's nearly too far ahead of its time. However, Apple says the designs are all-new, and I believe the company.
Unfortunately, we do not yet know the cost price of manufacturing of the iPhone X, which is nothing less than the general public smartphone the most expensive in History.