News tagged: Apple iPhone
Next week, Apple will finally open pre-orders for its flagship iPhone X model, and start shipping it a week later, on November 3. The smartphone comes with an all-new design that features a 5.8-inch edge-to-edge OLED display, which has a special notch at the top.
The FM radio saga between the National Association of Broadcasters, the US FCC and Apple continues. A few weeks ago, the FCC called on Apple to activate FM radio functionality in its iPhone devices, while Apple said that is not possible simply because the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8
Apple is sending its chief operating officer, Jeff Williams, to meet with Foxconn chairman Terry Gou to discuss production issues with the upcoming iPhone X. Those issues have reportedly given the company only a few million units to offer when the device is released.
Days after we heard that iPhone 7 is currently outselling the new iPhone 8, new reports claim that Apple has decided to cut back the iPhone 8 production by more than 50 percent. Since Apple no longer gives regular updates on sales numbers, we don't know for sure, but these
After various owners of iPhone 8 reported problems with the battery that inflated either in the box or after charging, we now have the first case of exploded iPhone 8. The report comes from China and not much is known how the incident occured and whether third-party accessories
Apple's latest iPhones, stretching back to the iPhone 7, don't come with all of the necessary hardware to work as FM radios. Though the iPhone 8 does have a Broadcom chip with an integrated FM radio core, Apple says its devices lack all the required hardware.
Apple is working with General Electric to create "industrial" applications on iPhone and iPad that'll be used by enterprise customers. This work is yielding, among other things, a new SDK targeted at the Internet of Things. Apple CEO Tim Cook referred to GE as an "ideal partner."
Last month, Apple officially unveiled three new iPhones - iPhone 8, 8 Plus and iPhone X. The flagship iPhone X has yet to become available, with expected release date on November 3, while the two iPhone 8 models are already available for purchase. Unfortunately for Apple, the
The charge that Apple is no longer as innovative as it once was under the leadership of Steve Jobs is baseless, says Eddy Cue, Apple's senior VP of internet software and services. The executive spoke about Apple's ongoing innovative streak during an interview with Livemint.
A batch of iPhone X units has left China for the first time, with the devices coming from Foxconn. According to Xinhuanet, the manufacturer shipped 46,500 units from Zhengzhou and Shanghai to the Netherlands and United Arab Emirates, respectively. It's a relatively small batch.
Foldable smartphones are just around the corner and we know that Samsung and ZTE will be among first to release such devices. But they aren't the only ones that are working on foldable smartphones, as even Apple is already preparing foldable iPhones.
Stylus support hasn't been included with Apple's iPhones so far, but it could arrive within the next couple years. According to The Korea Herald, the company is considering a new version of the Apple Pencil for a stylus-ready smartphone that'll debut as early as 2019.
Face ID could entirely replace Touch ID on next year's iPhones, according to KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. The analyst's latest investors note indicates Apple is likely to move solely to facial recognition for its mobile biometric security. Face ID will debut on the iPhone X.
The legal battle between Qualcomm and Apple is growing with a new lawsuit filed in China, which Qualcomm hopes will lead to the iPhone being banned in the region. Bloomberg reports the patent-related lawsuit could lead to iPhone manufacturing and sales being blocked.
Apple wants to come out with a foldable iPhone, but it's not working with Samsung on the project. Instead, it has reportedly turned to LG. The Bell says they're working together on a foldable OLED display and LG Innotek will be working on a flexible printed circuit board.
Apple products have made their way into the majority of American households, with 64% of Americans now owning at least one device from the company. According to CNBC's All-America Economic Survey, the average US household has 2.6 products from the ubiquitous tech company.
While we have seen various new smartphones in 2017, it looks like people still like Apple products. According to a research by IHS Markit, the Apple iPhone 7 was the best selling smartphone globally during the first half of 2017. The second place was reserved for another
It is clear that new iPhones are not selling nearly as good as they used to in the past. When it comes to iPhone X, which has yet to be released, things could be even worse for Apple due to production issues. According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the so-called
It'll take Apple's competitors 2.5 years to catch up to the camera technology found in its iPhone X, says KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Previously, he suggested it'd take 1-2 years for Android phone makers to offer the same functionality. He's updated his estimate.
The FBI doesn't have to disclose the hacking tool it used to break into the iPhone 5C used by Syed Farook, the terrorist responsible for 2015's San Bernardino attack. Judge Tanya Chutkan refused to order the agency to reveal the tool and the company that created it.