A user, Foxconninsider, took to a Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA) session to leak some of Apple’s secrets.
The people behind Foxconninsider are three Foxconn Technology employees. Reddit moderators claim to have verified their identities with legitimate documentation.
Foxconn Technology is a Taiwanese company that manufactures the iPad, iPhone and PlayStation 4 (
In the thread, the Foxconn employees claimed that the iPhone 8 will sport a number of features such as wireless charging, a glass body, as well as a face detection and a retina scanner. Additionally, the smartphone will be water resistant.
Despite passing Reddit’s standards of verification, tech website Apple Insider warns readers to be cautious as previous leaks by Foxconninsider have been off.
Looks like we’ll just have to wait and see if Foxconninsider’s information is true. The iPhone 8 is rumored to drop sometime in October 2017.