Earlier this year, before Apple officially announced the
iPhone X, various rumors had it that the company would launch a gold version
of the new handset. As you likely know, that didn’t happen, so the iPhone X
currently comes in only two color variants: silver and space gray. Meanwhile,
both the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus (announced at the same time with the iPhone
X) have gold versions, in addition to space gray and silver ones.
So why wouldn’t the iPhone X come in gold, too? According to
a previous report, well-informed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said that Apple had encountered