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Apple to eliminate fingerprint scanners on all 2018 models?

Apple to eliminate fingerprint scanners on all 2018 models?

posted: 12 Oct 2017, 21:11

For 2017, Apple kept its Touch ID fingerprint scanner on the Apple iPhone 8 and Apple iPhone 8 Plus. The tenth anniversary model, the Apple iPhone X, doesn't employ a fingerprint scanner at all. Despite efforts to embed Touch...

Analyst cuts his forecast of 2017 Apple iPhone X production by 10%

Analyst cuts his forecast of 2017 Apple iPhone X production by 10%

posted: 12 Oct 2017, 15:28

According to a tech executive who is "in the know" when it comes to the production of the Apple iPhone X, the complex 3D sensors used on Face ID are still causing a major problem in the manufacturing of the device. Not...

How to get the camera HDR setting back in iPhone 8, 8 Plus, iPhone X

How to get the camera HDR setting back in iPhone 8, 8 Plus, iPhone X

posted: 12 Oct 2017, 09:02

For anyone that likes to have some control over what they are doing when shooting with the camera, this sounds mildly concerning. What if we want to force HDR? What if we want to shoot with it off, but the phone stubbornly...

Four ways to wake up the iPhone X screen. No home button? No problem!

Four ways to wake up the iPhone X screen. No home button? No problem!

posted: 12 Oct 2017, 05:44

So, the iPhone X is coming out in just under a month, and you may be one of the many waiting at the edge of their seats. And for good reason — the X is a long-awaited design evolution and a technological marble by...

With the iPhone 8, Apple surrenders design leadership to Samsung

With the iPhone 8, Apple surrenders design leadership to Samsung

posted: 11 Oct 2017, 10:53

Ever since the original iPhone, Apple has been the leader in build quality and aesthetics. This year, however, Samsung has assumed the role of design leader and trend setter with the Galaxy S8. Here's where Apple slipped...

Here is the real cost of an Apple iPhone X... per use

Here is the real cost of an Apple iPhone X... per use

posted: 11 Oct 2017, 08:44

You have probably already heard: the new iPhone X comes with a $1,000 starting price, making it the most expensive mainstream phone ever made, but did you know how this breaks down on a per day basis?...

Jony Ive: The iPhone X marks

Jony Ive: The iPhone X marks "a new chapter" in design, but Apple has more big ideas in store

posted: 11 Oct 2017, 03:38

In a new interview, Apple's chief of design had some things to say about the upcoming iPhone X...

Poll results: iPhone X vs Pixel 2 XL votes are in!

Poll results: iPhone X vs Pixel 2 XL votes are in!

posted: 10 Oct 2017, 08:49

We are past the announcements of the two giants — the Apple iPhone X and Google Pixel 2 XL— and it's time for customers to start voting with their wallets. Well, almost time — the iPhone X is yet to be released. But, by now, we expect a...

Deutsche Bank analyst says investors are too optimistic about the Apple iPhone X

Deutsche Bank analyst says investors are too optimistic about the Apple iPhone X

posted: 10 Oct 2017, 01:47

During an interview with business cable channel CNBC on Monday, Deutsche Bank analyst Sherri Scribner said that based on Apple's current stock price, investors are too optimistic about Apple's prospects....

Which phone do you like more: iPhone X or Pixel 2 XL?

Which phone do you like more: iPhone X or Pixel 2 XL?

posted: 09 Oct 2017, 09:37

So, we are past the announcements of these two huge phones — the Apple iPhone X and Google Pixel 2 XL — and we mean huge for the industry, not the form factor. At first look, one might wonder why we would go comparing these two phones...

New photos of Apple iPhone X surface

New photos of Apple iPhone X surface

posted: 08 Oct 2017, 14:25

The same lucky individual who posted a video on Reddit yesterday showing Live Wallpaper on the Apple iPhone X, is at it again. Today, he has posted a trio of photos of the iPhone X that he apparently snapped late last month as the screen shows September...

New Apple iPhone X video shows off live wallpaper

New Apple iPhone X video shows off live wallpaper

posted: 08 Oct 2017, 00:47

Someone lucky enough to have the Apple iPhone X in his possession a little less than a month before the phone will be launched, captured 9 seconds of the device in action and posted it on Reddit. The beginning of the video shows live wallpaper...

Android manufacturers now prefer 3D sensing, Face ID over a fingerprint reader embedded under glass?

Android manufacturers now prefer 3D sensing, Face ID over a fingerprint reader embedded under glass?

posted: 07 Oct 2017, 04:05

KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo is one of the top analysts in the business right now (and certainly one of the most quoted). According to Kuo, the introduction of the Apple iPhone...

Apple iPhone X vs Google Pixel 2 XL vs Galaxy Note 8 vs LG V30: Specs and size comparisons

Apple iPhone X vs Google Pixel 2 XL vs Galaxy Note 8 vs LG V30: Specs and size comparisons

posted: 06 Oct 2017, 09:14

It's now clear what the main antagonists for late 2017's smartphone championship are - the upcoming Apple iPhone X, the Google Pixel 2 XL, the exceptional Samsung Galaxy Note 8, and finally,...

Apple iPhone X receives FCC certification

Apple iPhone X receives FCC certification

posted: 05 Oct 2017, 16:03

With pre-orders for the Apple iPhone X starting in 22 days, and the launch taking place (at least for now) on November 3rd, the tenth anniversary iPhone has finally been certified by the FCC. That action allowed Apple to remove the disclaimer from...

Report says Apple iPhone X yield rate drops under 10%; release could be delayed until December

Report says Apple iPhone X yield rate drops under 10%; release could be delayed until December

posted: 04 Oct 2017, 14:46

If you've been constantly thinking about November 3rd, daydreaming about receiving your Apple iPhone X and mentally opening the box containing the tenth anniversary model, you might need...

Apparently, people keep calling iPhone X the iPhone 'Eks'

Apparently, people keep calling iPhone X the iPhone 'Eks'

posted: 03 Oct 2017, 09:24

Apple got on the stage September 12th, and called it the iPhone X (ten), denoting the tenth anniversary of the OG iPhone, but that denomination apparently isn't sticking around, as people keep calling the phone with the transliteration...

Compared to last year, fewer potential buyers want one of the new iPhone models

Compared to last year, fewer potential buyers want one of the new iPhone models

posted: 02 Oct 2017, 20:09

Compared to last year, fewer consumers want to buy one of the new iPhone models according to RBC Capital Markets. The securities firm conducted a survey and found that 64% of possible iPhone buyers want...

Top Apple analyst says Android cameras are years behind the iPhone X's TrueDepth camera

Top Apple analyst says Android cameras are years behind the iPhone X's TrueDepth camera

posted: 02 Oct 2017, 17:41

KGI securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, has raised his estimate of the number of years it will take Android manufacturers to reach parity with the camera employed on the Apple iPhone X. According...

Frenemies: Samsung to earn more from iPhone X than from Galaxy S8 parts

Frenemies: Samsung to earn more from iPhone X than from Galaxy S8 parts

posted: 02 Oct 2017, 09:25

Samsung may be selling the iPhone X's OLED display to Apple for at least $70 a pop, but it also supplies other components for it, and the Wall Street Journal has ordered a parts analysis that pegs Samsung's overall...

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