Apple is known to be against 3rd party repairs. Previously, it was confirmed by the company itself that the T2 chip in Macs were also made to discourage 3rd party repairs. Apple has cited reasons for this with the foremost being security and fraud. It is understandable that unsuspecting people can be scammed with inferior repairs which are cheaper than Apple’s services.
However, known Apple repairers such as iFixIt have accused the company of monopolizing its products after-sales services. Now, Apple has reportedly activated a software lock on iPhone batteries to make it difficult for unofficial replacements as well.
According to an iFixit report, Apple [...]
The iPhone X is Apple’s flagship smartphone from last year. When the latest iPhone XS and XS Max started hitting stands after their launch this year, Apple quietly removed the iPhone XS from stores. This was done to ensure that all the focus is on the latest phones. However, in a turn of events, Apple has now resumed production of the iPhone X.The Reason
The move has been detailed in a report by The Wall Street Journal. According to their source, the move is due to a deal between Apple and Samsung with regard to the purchase of OLED screens. Apple had agreed to purchase a certain quantity of OLED screens from the company. However, the tech giant is finding it [...]
The new Apple iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are now facing charging issues. Hundreds of users have said that the devices do not respond to a charger being plugged in. The issue could be to do with the iOS 12 update as some older iPhone and iPad variants have also reported the same.The Issue:
Users on Apple’s forum, reddit and also a YouTuber have been talking about this issue. The devices, mainly iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max variants, are not showing the ‘charging’ notification when they are plugged in. This doesn’t happen if you pick up the phone or wake the screen. This means that the device is only recognising the power source when there is [...]
The Apple iPhone XS and XS Max will go on sale today. This is the first sale of the devices after their launch earlier this month. The devices will be available on Amazon, Flipkart and the offline market.
Buy the iPhone XS and XS Max on Flipkart
Both the device have a great build quality and feel very premium. The devices also have rounded edges and thin bezels on the screen along with a notch up top. On the back, they sport a dual camera setup, accompanied by a Retina flash. The devices have a lightning connector at the bottom along with the microphone and the speaker grill .
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The new Apple iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max have a feature that the company seems to have overlooked at the launch. This is the new dual SIM capability on the iPhone XS. The dual SIM support isn’t something new, but the way Apple has implemented the feature is impressive.A New Type Of Dual SIM:
If you refer to our unboxing video which is linked below, you know that the devices use the eSIM technology. This means that the iPhone XS and XS Max do not use two physical SIMs (except in China). Instead, there is one physical SIM and one digital SIM which is known as eSIM. The eSIM technology isn’t new as Apple had introduced it in the Apple Watch 3 which was [...]
The Apple iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are now up for pre-order and are already selling out fast! The devices are available on Flipkart. The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are two devices from Apple’s latest lineup of iPhones launched recently.
Pre-Order the devices here.iPhone XS Specifications:
The iPhone XS has a 5.8 inch Super Retina display. It has a resolution of 2436 x 1125 pixels, giving it a pixel density of 458 ppi. The device runs on the latest A12 Bionic chipset from Apple. It uses the 7nm manufacturing process. The chipset has 6 cores and a clock speed of 2.49 GHz, with 4 GB of RAM.
The device has a 12 MP + 12 MP with an aperture of [...]
American tech giant Apple, recently launched a trio of iPhones during their annual event. And to everyone’s chagrin, the new iPhones carry a rather hefty price tag, where the most expensive model costs as much as $ 1,449, which is approximately Rs. 1,04,800. And recently, rankled by the extravagant prices, Xiaomi mocked the latest iPhones with product bundles in China that cost less than the new iPhone models.
However, it seems that Apple CEO Tim Cook doesn’t share the same sentiment. In a recent interview, Cook defended the prices hinting that the iPhones are well worth the money and said that they want to make an iPhone for everyone. He further stated that one [...]
A few hours ago, Huawei mocked Apple in a series of tweets. However, Huawei’s attempt at making a jibe at Apple backfired when some people pointed out that Huawei should show know better than to mock the very company whose smartphones they copy.
Now, Xiaomi is the latest Chinese company trying to mock the new iPhones. Known as the “Apple of China”, Xiaomi blatantly copies the design of Apple products. However, overlooking this, Xiaomi is mocking the latest iPhones with product bundles in China that cost less than the new iPhone models.
The product bundles, present on the Chinese Mi website, are named after the latest iPhones, that is, iPhone Xs, Xs Max [...]
It is not a mystery that Apple solely relies on Samsung Display, the display-making unit of Samsung Electronics, for OLED displays on its iPhone. However, the recent reports suggest that the tech giant is about to put a full stop on this complete dependence. The reports say that Apple may soon be using LG as a second supplier for its OLED panels.
Similar rumours were making rounds in June as well, saying Apple might turn to LG as an alternative supplier for OLED displays. Now, an unidentified source is claiming that Apple has given a nod to LG’s OLED panels after making them go through a quality check. Initially, Apple’s intention to deal with LG as a potential [...]
Apple recently unveiled a trio of iPhones at its special event in Cupertino, California. Following the Apple launch event, Huawei seems to be mocking Apple in a series of tweets.
Thank you for keeping things the same. See you in London. 16.10.18 #HigherIntelligence #HUAWEIMate20 pic.twitter.com/ZhZHj9Xg3s
— Huawei Mobile (@HuaweiMobile) September 12, 2018
Thank you for supporting us as innovators. See you in London. 16.10.18 #HigherIntelligence #HUAWEIMate20 pic.twitter.com/pvQr7mlzd1
— Huawei Mobile (@HuaweiMobile) September 12, 2018
In another tweet, Huawei ‘thanked’ [...]
During the highly anticipated launch event of the new Apple iPhone XS, XS Max and XR, apple laid a lot of emphasis on the new A12 Bionic chip. What it did not mention was the RAM and clock speeds of the devices. However, GeekBench is here to our rescue and the scores of the devices are out.
The A12 Bionic chip powering all the three devices has a clock speed of 2.49 GHz. This is a slight increment, compared to the A11’s 2.39 GHz. The device listed has 4 GB of RAM. Comparing the A12’s scores to the A11, the A12’s performance is a bit poorer in multi-core testing. However, in real- world operations, it is estimated that the A12 will perform much better thanks [...]
The much awaited successor to the iPhone X is here. Apple has launched the brand new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, shedding the ‘Plus’ tag for its smartphone.Design:
The devices are made of surgical grade stainless steel and have a gold finish on the front and glass back. The devices also have rounded corners. Apple claims to have used the most durable glass ever in a smartphone for the display. The devices also have a silver and space grey finish other than the gold finish. The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max have IP68 dust and water protection.Display:
The iPhone XS has a Super Retina OLED, 5.8 inch display. This is a bigger [...]