When Apple ditched the black color option during the jump from the iPhone 5s to the iPhone 6, I wasn’t quite sure how to feel. I had owned plenty of silver phones back in the cell phone stone age, but black was always my go-to color for smartphones. When I finally got my hands on the iPhone 6 though, I was a huge fan of the Space Gray color. It was a breath of fresh air while every other company out there was churning out black phones.
Of course since Apple shifted over to Space Gray, plenty of other companies quickly followed and now the color is pretty common. As such, it wasn’t terribly surprising to see rumors that Apple might be planning a new black or deep blue color for this year’s iPhone 7. I was initially far more excited about the possibility of the latter, but now a new photo has me wishing Apple’s next iPhone was back in black. More →