If rumors proves to be true then there is no flagship of iPhone X going to be this year.
Ming-chi Kuo says that demand of iPhone X is Weak and it is not performing well in China. The reason why Chinese didn’t except iPhone X must is because of its design.
Ever since the design of iPhone x was leaked the main problem noticed by tech fans is the notch on the top portion of the screen. The notch led to poor reception of iPhone X in China. The users believe that because of the cutting of the notch there less workable space.
If situation doesn’t change and rumors become true then this is going to be first iPhone to get abort after one generation iPhone 5c.
This is not that bad news for Apple because there is still chance of iPhone X to survive because Apple is planning to release three iPhone in 2018 with much upgraded processor.