Here are the subtle changes you will see on the iPhone 7 – CNET


The design changes to the iPhone 7 over the iPhone 6 shown here may be slight.

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Buy an iPhone 7 later this year, and you may spot at least a few minor design changes.

Expected to launch in September, this year’s iPhone will feature a longer ear speaker, according to a blog post Thursday by Japanese site Makotakara. Further, the ambient light sensor, which automatically adjusts the screen’s brightness based on the surrounding light, will swap positions from the left to the right side of the phone.

The proximity sensor, which detects the distance between the phone and your ear, will adopt a “dual specification,” according to Makotakara. This could mean the phone will have two such sensors to…

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