The structural changes are likely to do with Force Touch and all the additional pressure that will be applied. Bendgate or no bendgate, Apple likely would've had to do the same thing.It may not show but Apple basically had to redesign this phone.
How awesome would the iPhone be with 3 gigs of RAM? That's probably what it takes just for Android to run somewhat smoothly. On an Apple device it'd be like heaven. I guess we'll get to 3 gigs with iPhone 7.
And it's still down. Two hours later. They want me to pay them $9.99 a month to rent music that they can't even reliably stream? Why do this VMA crap if you don't have the wherewithal to handle the traffic?