(Cupertino, CA)  --  Apple will reportedly provide a gold color option for its next version of the iPhone. 

TechCrunch says the golden iPhone would be a first for Apple, which has only ever offered the device in white and black since the second-generation 3G version.

Also rumored to be in the works is a fingerprint scanner for the device. 

Apple is widely expected to unveil its next iPhone at an event on September 10th.