5 ways in which the new iPhone announcement will impact the Android industry

You're invited to sample our part-informed prediction, part-dry humor plate of 5 ways in which yesterday's Apple keynote may or may not influence the Android top-dogs. Do you like pink? Do you think Force Touch makes sense? If you answered 'no' to both questions, you are in for a disappointing 2016, friends...
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35 Comments

28. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

I hope force touch isn't everywhere. I don't want fatter and heavier phones to include a feature I will barely use.

30. Clars123

Posts: 1078; Member since: Mar 16, 2015

And just like that the Rose Gold Note 3,and Pink Note 4 have been forgotten...Not to mention the pink Valentines day M8,the gold and pink M9 and a host of other rose gold/pink flagships

31. Manyci

Posts: 116; Member since: Aug 03, 2015

HAHA, Chinese people always loved shiny things, not because of Apple. And please don't call it 3D Touch. OK, then only in relation with iPhones. But the thechnology is called Forcetouch, so please call it on it's name. Anyways Apple changed the name just because some Android manufacturers used the technology (Honor 7) before them and then they couldn't say "revolutionary"... :DD

32. Manyci

Posts: 116; Member since: Aug 03, 2015

Ohh, sorry, I meant Huawei Mate S

35. tedkord

Posts: 17365; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Literally every single one of those things were done by others first. It's not that Apple is influential, it's that they are influenced. They take the ideas of others, and rely on the herd to claim that it was Apple's idea.
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