Five features the iPhone 8 needs to have (but probably won't get)


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While Apple likes to focus on making new iPhones lighter, thinner, and faster, I’d rather the iPhone 8 get these five features.

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#1: Fast charging

Having to leave an iPhone plugged in for hours is unacceptable. There are plenty of high-end — and not so high-end — smartphones that can get a decent charge in a quarter of an hour, and it’s time for Apple to add this to its premium smartphone.

#2: Shatterproof screen

There’s no doubt that Gorilla Glass is tough, but it’s still glass. Glass has a habit of…

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