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Apple's main goal for this year is to successfully launch next-generation flagship smartphones, the iPhone 7S, iPhone 7S Plus and all-new iPhone 8. Once that is done, the company will continue with development of many other devices, among which is the new affordable iPhone SE.
The iPhone 8's front and rear cameras may support 4K 60 fps video capture, reports iHelp (Portugal). Based on some details stemming from the leak of Apple's HomePod firmware, it appears the flagship smartphone will offer higher quality video from both of its cameras.
One of the most anticipated smartphones of 2017 is definitely the all-new iPhone 8. With this handset, Apple changed pretty much everything and according to rumours, it could be one of the best phones on the market, but a price tag will definitely prevent
With Windows 10 build 16251, Microsoft added a new feature called "Continue on PC". As the name implies, the feature allows smartphone users to carry over their mobile browsing on a Windows 10 PC, making the transition from a mobile device to their PC much easier.
A big update and redesign for Google Earth appeared a few months ago and now it's reaching iOS. The latest version of the mobile app comes with a new design and new features, including 360-degree videos, guided tours, and a Voyager ability that lets you travel to major cities.
During the lifetime of the iPhone, Apple has sold over 1.2 billion smartphones, the company announced this week. While talking on the company's Q3 2017 earnings call, CEO Tim Cook mentioned the significant milestone. It had sold a billion phones as of July 2016.
Upcoming iPhone 8 is expected to feature completely new design and pack some features that were previously missing. One of the key features of new model is the addition of wireless charging technology and we now have first live image of the charging module.
There were some rumours that Apple is having problems with the new iPhones and that might delay them for a month a month or two. According to new information, they are not delayed and Foxconn has started trial production of all three new iPhones (7s, 7s Plus and iPhone 8).
Aside from launching three new premium iPhones in the second half of 2017, Apple is now being rumoured to be working on a fourth model. The Cupertino company is reportedly preparing to launch a successor to the iPhone SE, which is a good news for many Apple fans.
To restrict its need for smartphone display panels from Samsung, Apple is reportedly interested in manufacturing its own OLED panels. ET News (South Korea) reports the company has already acquired some chemical vapor deposition (CVD) machines that'll play a role in production.
Three new iPhones are expected to be announced in the second half of the year and although Apple has yet to officially reveal any information about them, alleged release date has been revealed. The Cupertino company will unveil new iPhones on September 6, two and a half weeks
With Apple's 2017 iPhones just around the corner, rumors about 2018's models have already started making their way out of the woodwork. According to The Korea Economic Daily, the South Korean company LG will be Apple's exclusive supplier in 2018. The report says that LG has made
Few augmented reality devices are available compared to virtual reality headsets and those that have launched are often quite expensive, such as the $3,000 Microsoft HoloLens. With interest in AR growing, that's beginning to change. Mira has launched an iPhone-based AR device.
The high-end iPhone 8 isn't the only upcoming model that's been delayed, reports Digitimes (China). All three iPhones have reportedly been affected by delays, contradicting reports that the iPhone 7 and 7s Plus are on schedule. None will be ready for September.
To assist with the production of the iPhone 8, Apple is reportedly purchasing its own machinery. The Korea Herald says, based on info from supply chain sources, that the company has purchased machinery capable of making rigid flexible printed circuit boards (RFPCBs).
Apple is reportedly in crisis mode ahead of the iPhone 8's launch. According to Fast Company, teams at the company are "feverishly" working to address problems with the smartphone's wireless charging capabilities and 3D sensor. There's a "sense of panic" at Apple.
Even though it's been a standard iPhone component for multiple generations, a fingerprint reader may be absent from Apple's most advanced smartphone thus far. An image of a leaked component shared on Weibo suggests a scanner isn't included with the phone.
One version of the iPhone 8 will reportedly come with a mirror-like finish. Benjamin Geskin, an Apple leaker, says a source within the company revealed the design option. It'll be among four color options for the iPhone 8. The others are thought to be white, black, and rose gold.
Many companies decide to drop some features on new devices due to lack of testing or production issues, and Apple is now having the same problem with the upcoming iPhones. While all three iPhones will support wireless charging, the feature won't be available at launch.
Apple is going to come out with three OLED iPhone models next year, expanding from the one OLED model that's expected later in 2017. Nikkei claims Apple has adjusted its plan so that all iPhones launched "from the second half of 2018" will use the upgraded display technology.