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Will your Apple Lucky Bag contain an Apple iPhone 6 or Apple iPhone 6 Plus?

Will your Apple Lucky Bag contain an Apple iPhone 6 or Apple iPhone 6 Plus?

posted: 3 days ago, 00:54

The Lucky Bag promotion is a tradition in Japan. Retailers stuff bags full of merchandise, and sell it for less than the bag is worth. Apple's 2014 Lucky Bag (also known as Fukubukuro) cost the equivalent of...

Survey says...demand for Apple iPhone 6 still strong

Survey says...demand for Apple iPhone 6 still strong

posted: 23 Dec 2014, 20:28

According to brokerage firm Piper Jaffray, demand continues to rise for the Apple iPhone 6. A survey conducted by the brokerage firm finds that 40% of respondents plan on making a purchase of the 4.7-inch handset sometime in the next...

Apple's Russian online store re-opens with sharply higher prices to combat the sinking Ruble

Apple's Russian online store re-opens with sharply higher prices to combat the sinking Ruble

posted: 22 Dec 2014, 20:29

Last week, we told you that because of the collapsing ruble, Apple had halted online sales in Russia. The reason behind this decision harkens back to Economics 101. A sharply lower ruble...

Pegatron promises to change things following BBC report on abuse of workers

Pegatron promises to change things following BBC report on abuse of workers

posted: 22 Dec 2014, 16:56

Following BBC reports that accused contract manufacturer Pegatron of taking advantage of workers on the Apple iPhone assembly line, the company promised to change its ways. Earlier today, Pegatron issued a...

PhoneArena Awards 2014: Best Smartphones

PhoneArena Awards 2014: Best Smartphones

posted: 20 Dec 2014, 18:35

Have you ever wondered how many new phones have been announced this year? Well, with all the minor and major manufacturers in business worldwide, arriving at the exact number would be a challenging task. On the other hand, we can easily provide you...

Morgan Stanley sees strong Q4 iPhone sales

Morgan Stanley sees strong Q4 iPhone sales

posted: 19 Dec 2014, 15:40

U.S. brokerage firm Morgan Stanley, whose analysts are usually right on when it comes to predicting iPhone sales, says that Apple will sell 67 million units of its smartphone during the calendar fourth quarter. The period, which runs from October...

Apple iPhone 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus supplies are meeting demand as lead times drop

Apple iPhone 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus supplies are meeting demand as lead times drop

posted: 18 Dec 2014, 22:54

Based on a drop in lead times as low as one day for most Apple iPhone 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus variants ordered from the online Apple Store, it would seem that Apple has finally been able to match...

Apps make 4K video on an iPhone 6 a reality, watch the sleek footage

Apps make 4K video on an iPhone 6 a reality, watch the sleek footage

posted: 18 Dec 2014, 08:27

Most current Android flagships can record 4K Ultra HD video footage with their rear cameras, but Apple eschewed the option on its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, deeming it unfit for prime time. Given the overheating...

Watch the iPhone 6 getting hardboiled, in a pan of sizzling Coke

Watch the iPhone 6 getting hardboiled, in a pan of sizzling Coke

posted: 18 Dec 2014, 06:04

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus had their fair share of torture scenarios when introduced, as they were dropped and efforts to bend them were made quite often in the first few weeks after release. Now that the dust has settled over...

PhoneArena Awards 2014: Best cameraphones

PhoneArena Awards 2014: Best cameraphones

posted: 17 Dec 2014, 18:13

Did you know that the world's most popular camera is not exactly a camera? It is a smartphone, actually – the Apple iPhone. This should come as no surprise since smartphone cameras have been getting better and better, rivaling their point-and-shoot...

Houston, we have a culprit: iPhone 6 and 6 Plus OIS and NFC issues due to case and accessory magnets

Houston, we have a culprit: iPhone 6 and 6 Plus OIS and NFC issues due to case and accessory magnets

posted: 15 Dec 2014, 07:41

Remember the alleged OIS-gate with the iPhone 6 Plus? Or the quirky NFC drama surrounding the iPhone 6? These issues have intermittently popped up in the last few weeks via user...

Apple iPhone 6 continues to monopolize smartphone sales in Japan

Apple iPhone 6 continues to monopolize smartphone sales in Japan

posted: 14 Dec 2014, 02:27

The Apple iPhone 6 remains the top selling smartphone in Japan. In fact, based on the latest rankings published by Japanese website BSN, SoftBank's version of the 64GB Apple iPhone 6 remained the top seller in the country...

iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S5 discounted at Walmart for the holidays

iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S5 discounted at Walmart for the holidays

posted: 12 Dec 2014, 23:58

Walmart hopes to drive sales up this holiday season with attractive prices for Apple's latest iPhones, and Samsung's water-resistant Galaxy S5...

An Apple iPhone 6 plus a professional photographer equals pure awesomeness

An Apple iPhone 6 plus a professional photographer equals pure awesomeness

posted: 12 Dec 2014, 09:30

Meet Kevin Russ. He is a professional photographer that fancies his trusty iPhone 6 and usually takes it alongside his time-tested Canon F-1 DSLR camera when he is out in the wild. What's more, he usually leaves...

Typo 2 physical keyboard for iPhone 6, 5s and 5 now shipping

Typo 2 physical keyboard for iPhone 6, 5s and 5 now shipping

posted: 08 Dec 2014, 19:05

You can buy a Typo 2 QWERTY keyboard for iPhone 6 for $99. The iPhone 5s / 5 version is $20 cheaper...

Pro photographer uses Apple iPhone 6 Plus camera to cover White House event

Pro photographer uses Apple iPhone 6 Plus camera to cover White House event

posted: 06 Dec 2014, 01:01

With all of the comparison testing of smartphone cameras, there is one group whose decisions should have a lot of weight. We're talking about professional photographers. And time and again, this group seems...

UBS' Evidence Lab Phone Monitor now sees Apple iPhone sales hitting 70.9 million for Q1

UBS' Evidence Lab Phone Monitor now sees Apple iPhone sales hitting 70.9 million for Q1

posted: 06 Dec 2014, 00:10

Based on the number of Google search requests for the Apple iPhone, Swiss brokerage firm UBS' Evidence Lab Phone Monitor is raising its estimate of first quarter iPhone sales to 70.9 million units....

Great deals on refurbished iPhones and Android smartphones

Great deals on refurbished iPhones and Android smartphones

posted: 05 Dec 2014, 04:19

Having a new phone feels nice. Having a new phone that you bought on the cheap feels even nicer. That's why posts where we share the latest sales and discounts draw quite a bit of interest. Great deals on smartphones, however,...

This graph shows how much the components of every Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy flagship cost

This graph shows how much the components of every Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy flagship cost

posted: 05 Dec 2014, 01:59

It's no news that Apple and Samsung have been battling over the top spot of the smartphone market for quite some time now. Each and every year, an iPhone and a Galaxy S enter the boxing...

Apple is now shipping the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus faster than ever

Apple is now shipping the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus faster than ever

posted: 04 Dec 2014, 17:21

Apple can ship its 16 GB and 64 GB iPhone 6 models in 3 to 5 days. For the 128 GB models, you'll have to wait between 7 to 10 days...

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