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An iPhone 9 upgrade is sounding attractive to almost half of iPhone users

August 30, 2018


Demand for the iPhone 9 could be far higher than initially predicted according to a survey by technology research firm Loup Ventures.

Researchers asked 530 US-based iPhone users when they planned to upgrade their handsets. To their surprise, almost half of respondents said they were planning to upgrade within the next 12 months – far more than last year.

Better start queueing

According to the survey, 48% of current iPhones owners intend to upgrade to a newer iPhone model in the next year, compared to just 25% in 2017.

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