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Some older Apple iPhone models are experiencing rapid battery draining after iOS 11.4 update

Some older Apple iPhone models are experiencing rapid battery draining after iOS 11.4 update

posted: 13 Jun 2018, 15:06

Apple iPhone users are up in arms over the way their batteries have been draining rapidly ever since they installed iOS 11.4 on their devices. More than 1,300 comments have been posted on...

Memo from Apple: $29 Battery replacements available for all included iPhone models with no delay?

Memo from Apple: $29 Battery replacements available for all included iPhone models with no delay?

posted: 10 May 2018, 18:10

Late last year, Apple apologized for slipping in software allowing it to throttle the CPU on older iPhone models with weak batteries. Those units would reboot when faced with a complex...

The best iPhone to buy in 2018: from $350 to $1150

The best iPhone to buy in 2018: from $350 to $1150

posted: 24 Apr 2018, 07:08

There is a wide range of iPhone models available this year, scattered across the range from $350 to $1150. That's quite the gap, eh? This iPhone buying guide is here to help you choose the best iPhone for your specific needs and requirements...

Apple explains CPU throttling to Canadian government, denies planned obsolescence

Apple explains CPU throttling to Canadian government, denies planned obsolescence

posted: 01 Mar 2018, 21:33

Apple has already explained to its customers why it throttled the CPU on several older units. Back in December, when it was discovered that certain iPhone models were set by Apple to run slower, the...

Apple will replace some damaged iPhone 6 Plus units with the iPhone 6s Plus through March

Apple will replace some damaged iPhone 6 Plus units with the iPhone 6s Plus through March

posted: 20 Jan 2018, 20:46

So there you are, sporting a non-working Apple iPhone 6 Plus that by one reason or another, qualifies for a replacement unit through Apple. Well, we are here to give you a little bit of good...

AT&T expected to offer prepaid iPhone 6s for just $300

AT&T expected to offer prepaid iPhone 6s for just $300

posted: 20 Jan 2018, 00:51

The deal will be available on AT&T's $45/month plan, but the price includes the cost of the first month, which reduces the price of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus to $300 and $400...

Benchmark confirms: aging batteries are the main reason for slowing iPhones

Benchmark confirms: aging batteries are the main reason for slowing iPhones

posted: 19 Dec 2017, 03:17

Just last week, a Reddit thread uncovered a surprising iPhone behavior: as more and more users report slow iPhone performance, battery life seems to be the unexpected culprit. It's expected for a battery to...

Apple iPhone 8/8 Plus sales lag behind the iPhone 6s/6s Plus during their respective launch quarters

Apple iPhone 8/8 Plus sales lag behind the iPhone 6s/6s Plus during their respective launch quarters

posted: 24 Oct 2017, 10:24

Just a week ago, we told you that a survey conducted by KeyBanc Capital Markets revealed that the 2016 Apple iPhone 7 was outselling the brand new Apple iPhone 8. So while we have...

What's the best iPhone to buy right now? (2017 holiday season)

What's the best iPhone to buy right now? (2017 holiday season)

posted: 24 Oct 2017, 06:47

Alright, so the new iPhones are out and holidays are fast approaching. If you've got your mind set on getting an Apple handset for yourself or a loved one, there's probably no better time in the year to do so.

Apple releases iOS 11.0.3, its fourth update in the last four weeks

Apple releases iOS 11.0.3, its fourth update in the last four weeks

posted: 11 Oct 2017, 14:30

For the fourth time in the last four weeks, Apple has disseminated an update to iOS 11. Today, iOS 11.0.3 was released, apparently for the sole purpose of exterminating a couple of bugs that were affecting users of the...

Benchmarking tests reveal that Apple is not slowing down older iPhone models

Benchmarking tests reveal that Apple is not slowing down older iPhone models

posted: 08 Oct 2017, 02:51

One of the latest rumors making its way throughout the Apple iPhone community is that Apple deliberately slows down the performance of older iPhone models every time the newest versions of the handset are...

3D Touch gesture to access the app switcher will return with future iOS 11 update

3D Touch gesture to access the app switcher will return with future iOS 11 update

posted: 21 Sep 2017, 19:53

A gesture that Apple had to drop from iOS 11 due to a "technical constraint," will return in a future update of the company's mobile operating system. The dropped gesture allowed iPhone users to quickly...

Here's what iPhones and iPads are compatible with Apple's augmented reality ARKit framework

Here's what iPhones and iPads are compatible with Apple's augmented reality ARKit framework

posted: 20 Sep 2017, 08:58

iOS 11-bundled ARKit is out and neat augmented reality apps are already available for users to download and freely use on their iOS 11-powered devices...

Nearly two thirds of the iPhones sold in the last 10 years are still in use

Nearly two thirds of the iPhones sold in the last 10 years are still in use

posted: 19 Jul 2017, 05:51

The iPhone has turned ten less than a month ago. And as we wait for the next-generation iPhone 8 to come out, we came across an interesting piece of information. Apparently, nearly two thirds of all iPhone...

For $19.99, you can add wireless charging to your Apple iPhone 6 and up (charging pad required)

For $19.99, you can add wireless charging to your Apple iPhone 6 and up (charging pad required)

posted: 25 Jun 2017, 12:58

If the rumors are right, wireless charging is a feature that will finally be offered to iPhone users later this year. Wireless charging should be available on the 10th anniversary edition...

"Eye," the iPhone case with an Android phone on back, raises over $600,000 on Kickstarter

posted: 13 Apr 2017, 17:18

Last month we told you about "Eye." This is a case for the Apple iPhone that includes a separate Android screen on the back. At the time, the accessory had raised $97,000 on Kickstarter surpassing...

Watch a man build his own iPhone 6s from spare parts bought on the street

Watch a man build his own iPhone 6s from spare parts bought on the street

posted: 13 Apr 2017, 02:50

You can buy pretty much everything in China, provided you know exactly where to look – and youtuber Scotty Allen wanted to prove that. So he decided to go on a quest to build his own iPhone 6s entirely from spare...

Best daily tech deals (smartphones, headphones, accessories) - March 29

Best daily tech deals (smartphones, headphones, accessories) - March 29

posted: 29 Mar 2017, 08:10

An iPhone 6s, a pair of Beats headphones, and a banging 256GB SanDisk microSD cards – all well discounted – are our favorites here!

Window to purchase AppleCare+ for the iPhone is extended to one year

Window to purchase AppleCare+ for the iPhone is extended to one year

posted: 19 Mar 2017, 11:07

Apple has made a significant change to extended warranty AppleCare+. Previously, those who purchased an Apple iPhone had 60-days after buying the handset to add the AppleCare+ plan. Starting now, that period of time...

Russian anti-monopoly agency finds Apple guilty of price-fixing with the iPhone

Russian anti-monopoly agency finds Apple guilty of price-fixing with the iPhone

posted: 15 Mar 2017, 02:47

Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) has found Apple guilty of price-fixing various Apple iPhone units that were sold through 16 local retailers in the country. According to the FAS, Apple set the...

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