x PhoneArena is looking for new authors in New York! To view all available positions, click here.
Apple is reaping a mind-blowing 93% margin on iPhone 5 memory

Apple is reaping a mind-blowing 93% margin on iPhone 5 memory

posted: 04 Oct 2012, 06:30

The Apple iPhone 5 might not have met Wall Street analysts expectations for mind-blowing sales over the first weekend…

Web Browser comparison: iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S III vs One X vs Lumia 900

Web Browser comparison: iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S III vs One X vs Lumia 900

posted: 04 Oct 2012, 02:55

On tap for this web browsing comparison, we’ve got the Apple iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S III, HTC One X, and the Nokia Lumia 900. Broadening the scope as usual, all three major platforms are well represented in this...

Latest iPhone 5 has the loudest iPhone speaker, like, ever

Latest iPhone 5 has the loudest iPhone speaker, like, ever

posted: 02 Oct 2012, 02:04

Apple touted the new speaker set it has put in the iPhone 5, and said it went from three to five magnet transducers inside, despite a smaller foot print than the previous one...

Apple says purple tint on Apple iPhone 5 pictures is the camera's normal behavior

Apple says purple tint on Apple iPhone 5 pictures is the camera's normal behavior

posted: 01 Oct 2012, 19:39

In a manner suggesting the way that the late Steve Jobs told Apple iPhone 4 users that they were holding the phone the wrong way, allowing the left-handed death grip to cut signal strength on the phone,...

The iOS Maps fiasco is not hindering iPhone 5 sales

The iOS Maps fiasco is not hindering iPhone 5 sales

posted: 01 Oct 2012, 07:09

Although many would have thought that the problems and media buzz surrounding Apple's notorious iOS 6 maps would stop some people from buying the iPhone 5, it looks like no one really cares that much...

Verizon version of Apple iPhone 5 gets update to repair Wi-Fi issue

Verizon version of Apple iPhone 5 gets update to repair Wi-Fi issue

posted: 01 Oct 2012, 00:17

Apple sent out an update to owners of the Verizon variant of the Apple iPhone 5 that repaired a problem that left users handsets connected to the cellualr network even when Wi-Fi was toggled on; there is some talk that...

Sharp producing enough iPhone 5 displays, not guilty for the delays

Sharp producing enough iPhone 5 displays, not guilty for the delays

posted: 28 Sep 2012, 08:59

Sharp was thought to be responsible for the bottleneck in the iPhone 5 production chain which caused substantial delays in shipping times, but it seems the Japanese company may not be the one that's holding the iPhone...

Wicked Lasers makes Siri protest an iPhone 5 meltdown

Wicked Lasers makes Siri protest an iPhone 5 meltdown

posted: 28 Sep 2012, 05:43

First, a bunch of their Spyder III Arctic blue lasers were set to concentrate at one point on the phone's display, causing Siri to protest the heat. The phone, however, was alive and functional after this warmup...

OMG iPhone 5 vibrates stronger: here's why

OMG iPhone 5 vibrates stronger: here's why

posted: 28 Sep 2012, 05:41

If you have just upgraded from the iPhone 4S to the brand new larger-screened iPhone 5 you might have a feeling that it’s not just larger but vibrates stronger…

The cost of charging your iPhone 5 for a whole year is just 41 cents

The cost of charging your iPhone 5 for a whole year is just 41 cents

posted: 28 Sep 2012, 03:26

Have you ever wondered how much it costs to charge your fancy new smartphone? You might think that with those bigger screens the sum has grown from the nickels…

Apple iPhone 5 launches in 22 countries and on regional U.S. carriers on Friday

Apple iPhone 5 launches in 22 countries and on regional U.S. carriers on Friday

posted: 28 Sep 2012, 01:16

Trying to squeeze as much Apple iPhone 5 revenue as it can into its fiscal year, which ends in two days, Apple lifts the curtain on its smartphgone in 22 more countries and regional carriers in the United...

Netflix updates iOS app to accomodate wider screen on Apple iPhone 5 when in landscape mode

Netflix updates iOS app to accomodate wider screen on Apple iPhone 5 when in landscape mode

posted: 27 Sep 2012, 23:04

After recently changing the UI on its app for Android handsets, Netflix has up[dated its iOS app to support iOS 6 and also to support the wider Apple iPhone 5 screen; aha, you say, the iPhone...

Charts break down Apple iPhone shipments by region

Charts break down Apple iPhone shipments by region

posted: 27 Sep 2012, 12:01

Sameer Singh of TechThoughts took a look at Apple iPhone sales by region on a quarter-by quarter basis and finds to no surprise that the launch quarter is the high water mark for recently launched versions of Apple's iconic smartphone with...

French Connection: entire iPhone 5 shipment snatched in a Marseille armed robbery heist

French Connection: entire iPhone 5 shipment snatched in a Marseille armed robbery heist

posted: 27 Sep 2012, 09:05

The whole convoy stopped in the countryside, and the driver observed how the men loaded just the iPhone 5 boxes in the van, and then drove away, torching the truck behind them...

Nokia Lumia 920 vs iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S III vs HTC One X low-light comparison yields predictable results

Nokia Lumia 920 vs iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S III vs HTC One X low-light comparison yields predictable results

posted: 27 Sep 2012, 06:34

The Nokia Lumia 920 was already demoed to show superior image stabilization while shooting video, compared to its iPhone 5, Galaxy S III and HTC One X peers, but what about...

Apple's handmade A6 processor in the iPhone 5 clocked at 1.3GHz, updated benchmark reveals

Apple's handmade A6 processor in the iPhone 5 clocked at 1.3GHz, updated benchmark reveals

posted: 27 Sep 2012, 02:27

Apple's homebrew A6 processor that we find in the iPhone 5 is a fast little thing, but that speed might be the result of a temporary overclock mode the processor enters, pushing up its cores...

Off contract AT&T Apple iPhone 5 can unlock through an iTunes reset

Off contract AT&T Apple iPhone 5 can unlock through an iTunes reset

posted: 26 Sep 2012, 23:36

Those AT&T customers who paid the full price for the Apple iPhone 5 can unlock the device through a quick iTunes reset; the methjod is said to be easier and quicker than AT&T's new method of submitting a form online...

Next problem with the Apple iPhone 5 brings purple tinting to certain pictures

Next problem with the Apple iPhone 5 brings purple tinting to certain pictures

posted: 26 Sep 2012, 15:17

Another day, another problem with the Apple iPhone 5 and this time it is the camera at fault; take a picture with a light source out of the frame and the edges of the picture show a purple tint which doesn't...

Hilarious prank has Apple Genius drop boxes with iPhone 5 while fans are waiting in line (video)

Hilarious prank has Apple Genius drop boxes with iPhone 5 while fans are waiting in line (video)

posted: 26 Sep 2012, 09:33

The guys over at Awesomness TV picked on the iPhone 5 buzz immediately, and created a sophisticated prank for all those that were waiting in line to get it. As you can guess, hilarity...

Apple's Phil Schiller allegedly responds to a fan's iPhone 5 scuffs complaint

Apple's Phil Schiller allegedly responds to a fan's iPhone 5 scuffs complaint

posted: 26 Sep 2012, 03:00

Not that anyone expected the thin aluminum sheet on the back of the anorexic iPhone 5 to be adamantium, but when Apple is involved, we can always expect the good old teacup storm to start forming over each...

Latest stories