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Analyst says Taiwan media is mistaken; rumored iPhone production cuts are for 8/8 Plus

Analyst says Taiwan media is mistaken; rumored iPhone production cuts are for 8/8 Plus

posted: 26 Dec 2017, 11:10

Yesterday, we passed along some bad news for bulls on China's equity markets; stocks of companies that supply Apple with parts for the iPhone X had lost as much as 40% of their value in a single...

The iPhone X order cuts news erase $14 billion off Apple's market cap

The iPhone X order cuts news erase $14 billion off Apple's market cap

posted: 26 Dec 2017, 10:59

Yesterday's supply chain heartbreaker of a story that Apple has cut its iPhone X orders by the whopping 40% - from 50 million to 30 million units - is making ripples with investors, it seems, as the tech giant's stock...

Belkin halts sales of $40 iPhone X 'InvisiGlass Ultra' screen protector after consumers complain it cracks easily

Belkin halts sales of $40 iPhone X 'InvisiGlass Ultra' screen protector after consumers complain it cracks easily

posted: 26 Dec 2017, 05:17

Protecting the screen on your phone is important, especially if it's the $1,000 iPhone X we speak about and when you consider that cracking it could cost you hundreds...

Chinese tech stocks slump after report that Apple has cut its iPhone X orders by 40%

Chinese tech stocks slump after report that Apple has cut its iPhone X orders by 40%

posted: 25 Dec 2017, 09:58

Apple is a company that can make or break the fortunes of its suppliers, that is why when reports started emerging yesterday that the Silicon Valley juggernaut has cut its suggested iPhone X order...

Apple's combined iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus uptake still can't beat the 6 and 6 Plus

Apple's combined iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus uptake still can't beat the 6 and 6 Plus

posted: 25 Dec 2017, 07:39

While iPhone X users seem to be loving their new phones, the uptake of Apple's 2017 crop isn't surpassing the success of the 6 and 6 Plus, it seems. A research firm surveyed a representative sample of...

Pixel 2 vs iPhone X vs Note 8 vs LG V30 LTE speeds test crowns the Google phone

Pixel 2 vs iPhone X vs Note 8 vs LG V30 LTE speeds test crowns the Google phone

posted: 25 Dec 2017, 06:31

It turned out that not only did the Intel modem consistently underperform in comparison with the Qualcomm one, but there were drastic differences between the X16 on the X, and the X16 of the Android gang....

Face ID on Apple iPhone X can't be used for family app purchases

Face ID on Apple iPhone X can't be used for family app purchases

posted: 24 Dec 2017, 17:46

So, your son has approached you with a list of apps that he wants you to buy him from the App Store for the holidays. In the past, with the "Ask to Buy," or "Family Sharing" feature, you would receive requests from your...

Sprint offers iPhone 8 BOGO deal and $300 off on iPhone X with trade-in

Sprint offers iPhone 8 BOGO deal and $300 off on iPhone X with trade-in

posted: 22 Dec 2017, 19:30

Sprint offers the iPhone 8 on its 18-month Flex installment plan, and if you agree with it, you'll be getting a second iPhone 8 for free. Moreover, customers who take the deal will be able to upgrade to the newest...

PhoneArena Awards: best phones, tablets, and smartwatches of 2017

PhoneArena Awards: best phones, tablets, and smartwatches of 2017

posted: 22 Dec 2017, 09:36

It's that time of the year again! Let's honor the best smartphones, tablets, and smartwatches that we got to check out this year...

Apple iPhone X vs Google Pixel 2 XL: camera comparison

Apple iPhone X vs Google Pixel 2 XL: camera comparison

posted: 22 Dec 2017, 08:34

Comparing two of the best camera phones out there is no easy task: the iPhone X and the Pixel 2 XL are both excellent, but just as much as they are excellent, they are also different...

Mining Bitcoin or other crypto on an iPhone gets you nowhere

Mining Bitcoin or other crypto on an iPhone gets you nowhere

posted: 22 Dec 2017, 03:20

Remember the Bitcoin craze? How can you forget it, it's still going on. If you can't afford to buy a Bitcoin, and are not satisfied with owning a virtual fraction instead of the whole ephemera, you might have thought about mining...

Devs are taking the initiative, and introducing dark app modes for the OLED iPhone X

Devs are taking the initiative, and introducing dark app modes for the OLED iPhone X

posted: 22 Dec 2017, 02:09

Remember the beautiful but imaginary dark mode for the iPhone X that we showed you the other day. Unfortunately, it was a work of fiction, as Apple hasn't dabbled into experimenting with darker backgrounds...

A dark interface mode for the iPhone X is on your wishlist (poll results)

A dark interface mode for the iPhone X is on your wishlist (poll results)

posted: 21 Dec 2017, 05:54

We asked you whether you would enjoy an imaginary Dark Mode for the iPhone X's OLED screen, like the set you see above, courtesy of graphics artist Maximos Angelakis, and the vast majority of our respondents are...

This Apollo power bank would top up in 20 minutes, fast-charge the iPhone X

This Apollo power bank would top up in 20 minutes, fast-charge the iPhone X

posted: 21 Dec 2017, 05:19

Not only is lugging around a huge power bank a chore, but the time it takes for them to recharge is also pretty significant. What if we had a smaller external battery pack that we could recharge faster more...

T-Mobile brings back its two best iPhone deals of the year for four days only; sales begin tomorrow

T-Mobile brings back its two best iPhone deals of the year for four days only; sales begin tomorrow

posted: 20 Dec 2017, 13:28

How many times have you let a special offer on a phone go by, only to regret it once the deal had expired and it was no longer being made available? If you did miss out on T-Mobile's...

The X is a Frankenphone, see how Apple makes or breaks the fortunes of its suppliers

The X is a Frankenphone, see how Apple makes or breaks the fortunes of its suppliers

posted: 20 Dec 2017, 09:34

Spanning from Saudi Arabia to Taiwan, Apple's suppliers have been riding on the iPhone success or going through hard times in the past decade, depending on whether they are anointed with the kiss...

Apple iPhone X users rate it almost perfect, cite three major advantages

Apple iPhone X users rate it almost perfect, cite three major advantages

posted: 20 Dec 2017, 08:08

Call it a $999 purchase justification, or just plain appreciation, but in an iPhone X owners survey by research firm Strategy analytics they rated it 4.6 out of 5. The users cited three primary reasons for their...

Would you fancy a systemwide Dark Mode for the iPhone X?

Would you fancy a systemwide Dark Mode for the iPhone X?

posted: 20 Dec 2017, 07:30

Just as any phone with OLED display out there, the iPhone X is theoretically going to use less power when displaying dark images or content, as the pixels are simply turned off to display black. Now, if only the iPhone X had a dark...

Apple's iPhones to cost record $740 on average in 2018, thanks to the X

Apple's iPhones to cost record $740 on average in 2018, thanks to the X

posted: 19 Dec 2017, 05:01

Just three weeks after its launch, the iPhone X already represented 2% of the active installed user base of iPhones. Given that there are hundreds of millions of those around the globe, to achieve such penetration...

The iPhone X inventory increase could result in a T-Mobile BOGO deal

The iPhone X inventory increase could result in a T-Mobile BOGO deal

posted: 19 Dec 2017, 04:48

While iPhone X subsidies may affect a carrier's bottom line in a more negative way that with other, cheaper phones, those that start an X deal first will have the advantage of lulling many people as lucrative post-paid...

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