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10 old flagships that you can buy as great mid-range, sub-$350 smartphones right now (December 2016)

10 old flagships that you can buy as great mid-range, sub-$350 smartphones right now (December 2016)

posted: 3 days ago, 06:53

When you are aiming for a nice device without spending too much money, you generally have two choices — get a brand-new midranger that successfully walks the line between compromise...

The cameras on the iPhone are the most widely used on Flickr

The cameras on the iPhone are the most widely used on Flickr

posted: 4 days ago, 03:49

Flickr has released its review for 2016 and found that the pair of cameras on the iPhone are the most widely used by the Flickr community. 47% of the pictures taken by photographers belonging to Flickr came from the iPhone....

iPhone 6 to iPhone 7: 3 years of camera evolution

iPhone 6 to iPhone 7: 3 years of camera evolution

posted: 29 Nov 2016, 09:01

Up until the iPhone 6s was released, Apple was often criticized for not doing enough to upgrade its camera. All 4 generations from iPhone 4s to iPhone 6 had an 8 MP sensor, which was often used as a punchline for a jabbing joke, compared...

More law firms join class action suit against Apple over

More law firms join class action suit against Apple over "Touch Disease"

posted: 10 Oct 2016, 00:52

Three more law firms have joined the class action law suit filed against Apple over the "Touch Disease" that has affected Apple iPhone 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus models. You know that your iPhone has this disease...

T-Mobile tells subscribers 'don't update to iOS 10'

T-Mobile tells subscribers 'don't update to iOS 10'

posted: 15 Sep 2016, 18:26

T-Mobile is warning its iPhone totin' subscribers not to update their device to iOS 10. On the carrier's website, T-Mobile says that the update is causing some Apple iPhone 6, Apple iPhone 6 Plus and Apple iPhone SE units to lose connectivity....

Apple iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s vs iPhone 6: three-way specs comparison

Apple iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s vs iPhone 6: three-way specs comparison

posted: 07 Sep 2016, 14:59

Apple just opened a new grand new chapter in its book with the iPhone 7. Apart from the numerous hardware and feature improvements (waterproof body, anyone?), the new iPhone 7 brings forth two new color options and doubles...

Apple slapped with class-action lawsuit over iPhone 6 'Touch Disease'

Apple slapped with class-action lawsuit over iPhone 6 'Touch Disease'

posted: 29 Aug 2016, 12:29

The suit, filed in San Jose, CA, accuses Apple of both fraud and violation...

Touchscreen problems are affecting the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Touchscreen problems are affecting the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

posted: 23 Aug 2016, 20:38

According to smartphone repair chain iFixit, older Apple iPhone 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus units are being hit with a problem that Apple is aware of, but refuses to consider an issue. You can read all about it on...

Jimmy Lin does it again! Taiwan star snapped with Apple iPhone 7 Plus after leaking iPhone 6 and iPhone 5

Jimmy Lin does it again! Taiwan star snapped with Apple iPhone 7 Plus after leaking iPhone 6 and iPhone 5

posted: 21 Aug 2016, 20:06

If you live in Taiwan, you might recognize Jimmy Lin. After all, he is an ex-teen idol in the country, and is now known as an actor. If you're a long time PhoneArena reader,...

WSJ: Company suing Apple in China has no phone, no office and

WSJ: Company suing Apple in China has no phone, no office and "barely exists"

posted: 22 Jun 2016, 21:33

Almost a week ago, we told you how Apple had seemingly infringed on a design patent held by an unknown Chinese smartphone manufacturer called Shenzhen Baili. The latter requested an injunction on sales of...

China to halt sales of the iPhone 6/6 Plus, says Apple infringed on this phone

China to halt sales of the iPhone 6/6 Plus, says Apple infringed on this phone

posted: 17 Jun 2016, 09:12

Apparently, Apple has infringed on the design patents of a phone by an obscure Chinese company called Baili, and Beijing’s intellectual property regulator has essentially shut down all sales of the iPhone...

"Hey Siri" feature saves baby's life by calling for an ambulance

posted: 07 Jun 2016, 14:16

One of the new features found on the Apple iPhone 6s and Apple iPhone 6s Plus is "Always on Siri." This allows the user to activate Apple's virtual assistant by saying the phrase "Hey Siri." Previously, Siri could be activated...

Who pays the most for an iPhone? Report breaks down relative pricing around the globe

Who pays the most for an iPhone? Report breaks down relative pricing around the globe

posted: 19 May 2016, 11:54

Depending on where you buy a smartphone, you could pay a lot more than users in other nations - see where some of the most expensive spots for new phones are around the globe.

The POP power bank attaches to the rear of your phone keeping your pockets empty

The POP power bank attaches to the rear of your phone keeping your pockets empty

posted: 16 May 2016, 02:10

If you are the type that loves to use his/her phone, you might find yourself constantly running low on battery life. To help keep your phone powered up, consider the POP power bank. Unlike similar products,...

Walmart has a special deal on the Apple iPhone 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus for Straight Talk

Walmart has a special deal on the Apple iPhone 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus for Straight Talk

posted: 11 May 2016, 22:34

If 3D Touch or Live Pictures aren't so important to you, and you don't care about having the latest hardware, you can save some money by purchasing the Apple iPhone 6 or Apple iPhone 6 Plus...

Video speed test compares all Apple iPhone models

Video speed test compares all Apple iPhone models

posted: 09 May 2016, 22:29

It seems hard to believe, but next January 9th will be the ten-year anniversary of the unveiling of the Apple iPhone. Think about all of the changes that have taken place in the industry over that decade. There certainly was a lot to look...

Immersion's patent suit against Apple now covers 3D Touch, adds AT&T, and seeks U.S. sales ban

Immersion's patent suit against Apple now covers 3D Touch, adds AT&T, and seeks U.S. sales ban

posted: 06 May 2016, 11:56

Back in February, Apple was sued for infringing on patents related to haptic feedback. On the other side of the lawsuit was a company called Immersion, known for its haptic feedback and...

Kickstar listed Pictar turns your iPhone into a DSLR camera

Kickstar listed Pictar turns your iPhone into a DSLR camera

posted: 20 Apr 2016, 21:23

We've seen cases for the Apple iPhone that added additional battery life, or offered more storage. Now, there is a case from miggo that turns your iPhone into a Digital SLR camera. The manufacturer is raising money for the case,...

Farook's iPhone hackers are busting the Apple iPhone 6 open to help a grieving man

Farook's iPhone hackers are busting the Apple iPhone 6 open to help a grieving man

posted: 11 Apr 2016, 06:50

Cellebrite, the company that cracked the FBI iPhone, is on its way to busting open Apple's 2014 flagship phone. They want to help a grieving Italian father get back the memories left by his deceased...

Walmart has all Apple iPhone models priced at $100 off; Samsung Galaxy S7 price is cut $150

Walmart has all Apple iPhone models priced at $100 off; Samsung Galaxy S7 price is cut $150

posted: 03 Apr 2016, 20:55

If you're looking for a new Apple iPhone or the Samsung Galaxy S7, Walmart might be the place to go for a more affordable price. The discount retailer is taking $100 off all iPhone models,...

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