As Apple decided to do away with the physical Home button in its upcoming iPhone flagship iphone 8, a developer has suggested that the Sleep/wake button in the soon-to-be-released device might activate Artificial Intelligence (AI) assistant Siri. In its iPhone editions released till now, users could long press the iconic Home button to activate Siri. According to a report in a website, iOS developer Guilherme Rambo has also said users may activate Siri by using the voice command “Hey Siri” as well.
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The Brazilian developer has previously found several details of upcoming Apple products. In the company’s beta software including references to a 4K Apple TV in tvOS 11 as well as references in early Homepod firmware to some features widely expected in the company’s upcoming OLED iPhone. Last month Brazilian blog iHelp BR discovered a line of code in the Homepod firmware that suggested the Sleep/Wake button could in fact change functions on the OLED iphone depending on the app currently in use. The line of code ” Lock Button Appropriate for shutter “likely relates to the native camera app and may indicate the presence of dual switches, the report added. The company is expected to release three new devices iPhone 8 along with the updated versions of the iphone 7 and 7 Plus that will be called iphone 7S and iphone 7S Plus.
Following several leaks about Apple’s controversial yet virtually bezet-less redesign, a detailed iphone 8 dummy model confirmed that the devices would have an elongated 18.5 : 9 aspect ratio like the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus.