iPhone 6se

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by maxsumae, Jun 21, 2016.


What should the next iPhone be named?

  1. iPhone 6se

  2. iPhone 7

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  1. maxsumae macrumors newbie

    Apr 15, 2014
    It seems like the next iPhone should be called the 6se. Since it looks like Apple is going to a "tic toc toc" release pattern, it would make sense that the naming convention would be adjusted as well.

    6, 6s, 6se, and the would make the 2017 phone the iPhone 7.

    This also makes the awkward 7 to 8 name jump go away.
  2. Cryates macrumors 68000

    Nov 19, 2013
    Chattanooga, TN
    At the end of the day, we are just talking about a phone name here, something that doesn't matter. I see no issue skipping a 7s and jumping straight to 8 after this.

    Personally, I think they are going have to break off from the # naming convention at some point anyways. Are we really going to be talking about "iPhone 13" in ten years?
  3. Shirasaki macrumors 604


    May 16, 2015
    Name is just a tag. Nothing more. iPhone itself is enough to show how it is. No need to bother the numbers
  4. Sunny1990 Suspended


    Feb 13, 2015
    What ever it's called 6se or 7 doesn't matter as mentioned above it's a iPhone :D
  5. joeblow7777 macrumors 603

    Sep 7, 2010
    If the rumours are true that the 2017 model will have all the major upgrades and new design (plus it's the 10th anniversary model) I think they should save the name iPhone 7 for it. This year's model really does sound like just another step in the 6-series.
  6. willmtaylor macrumors G3


    Oct 31, 2009
    A Natural State
    Not that your title is trying to sway the vote or anything. :rolleyes:
  7. Kobie macrumors newbie


    Apr 25, 2012
    6se. The first in a 3 year model change cycle.
  8. TheAppleFairy macrumors 68020


    Mar 28, 2013
    The Clinton Archipelago unfortunately
    I am hoping they skip the iPhone 7 and go straight to iPhone 8. I have a feeling the iPhone 8 is going to be better.
  9. adam_fox macrumors member


    Mar 27, 2016
    Orlando, Florida
    I wonder if Apple might forgo the "i" in the near future and go with "Apple Phone" (but using the apple symbol instead of the text 'Apple') similar to Apple Pay.

  10. Andres Cantu macrumors 68030

    Andres Cantu

    May 31, 2015
    Rio Grande Valley in South Texas
    I honestly don't see the 6se name for a new phone. 5se wasn't a thing, and an "SE" model for a new model, even if it looks similar, would not work.

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