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Check out Apple's ever-rising bill of materials that led to a $999 iPhone X

Check out Apple's ever-rising bill of materials that led to a $999 iPhone X

posted: 17 Nov 2017, 05:41

From the iPhone 4s to the iPhone X, the costs to make an iPhone have jumped more than 90%, which explains why this year Apple ditched its traditional pricing and release schemes, and saddled us with a $999...

Best Buy points at the iPhone X for a whopping $100 million revenue loss

Best Buy points at the iPhone X for a whopping $100 million revenue loss

posted: 17 Nov 2017, 03:18

Apple's later than usual iPhone X launch may have cost Best Buy $100 million in lost revenue, suggested the electronics retailer in all but a name. During its quarterly results press release statement for investors,...

Apple releases bug fix so you can finally use the iPhone X in cold weather

Apple releases bug fix so you can finally use the iPhone X in cold weather

posted: 16 Nov 2017, 22:29

True to its promise, Apple has now released an update that fixes the iPhone X screen issue that some users reported. It's worth mentioning that iOS 11.1.2 includes two bug fixes, both aimed at the iPhone X, but...

These are the best wallet cases for the iPhone X: Premium device, premium style

These are the best wallet cases for the iPhone X: Premium device, premium style

posted: 16 Nov 2017, 11:45

There really is a rather vast variety of cases available for the high-profile iPhone X, which is enjoying quite a bit of popularity these days due to the simple fact that it's so much different than the...

OnePlus 5T size comparison vs OnePlus 5, Galaxy S8, Note 8, iPhone X, Pixel 2 XL, LG G6

OnePlus 5T size comparison vs OnePlus 5, Galaxy S8, Note 8, iPhone X, Pixel 2 XL, LG G6

posted: 16 Nov 2017, 11:02

Jumping on the bezel-less trend, OnePlus just announced a new flagship device that's imbued with its hopes of becoming a slightly more affordable alternative to the top smartphones out there -...

Apple: yeah, the iPhone 8 could do Animoji, but they would be lousy Animoji

Apple: yeah, the iPhone 8 could do Animoji, but they would be lousy Animoji

posted: 16 Nov 2017, 07:06

Apple has responded to the tempest in a teapot that resulted when the TrueDepth camera was covered in a review, and Animoji still worked, by saying that, yeah, it would somehow work, but the experience won't...

Best smartphone telephoto camera: iPhone X vs Galaxy Note 8

Best smartphone telephoto camera: iPhone X vs Galaxy Note 8

posted: 16 Nov 2017, 06:13

The iPhone X and the Galaxy Note 8 are two of the hottest smartphones of 2017. Being the cream of the crop of the efforts of Apple and Samsung, the iPhone X and Galaxy Note 8 have a lot going on for them. They also both employ...

iPhone X takes the spotlight in Apple's 2017 holiday gift guide

iPhone X takes the spotlight in Apple's 2017 holiday gift guide

posted: 15 Nov 2017, 19:13

Apple wants you to know that you can find a ton of potential gifts on its official website - starting with the iPhone X...

Dress it in style: here are 14 elegant and stylish cases for the iPhone X

Dress it in style: here are 14 elegant and stylish cases for the iPhone X

posted: 15 Nov 2017, 09:02

A premium handset deserves a good-looking bumper, does it not? We combed through a bucketload of cases that are for sale right now and picked out some of the more unique and stylish ones. Check them out below!

Analysts expect 'aggressive' iPhone X deals for Black Friday from T-Mobile and Sprint

Analysts expect 'aggressive' iPhone X deals for Black Friday from T-Mobile and Sprint

posted: 15 Nov 2017, 08:02

A seemingly wise decision by carriers not to enter any iPhone price wars this holiday season like last year, may soon change when Black Friday hits. After their failed merger talks, both T-Mobile...

iPhone X resellers beware! Transaction may leave you with broken bones

iPhone X resellers beware! Transaction may leave you with broken bones

posted: 15 Nov 2017, 07:03

The iPhone X is expensive and in demand, too, as Apple barely manages to make enough of those to satisfy the initial rush of early adopters. That is why when David Stowers decided to flip his unit for $1300, he chose...

The iPhone X doesn’t actually need the TrueDepth camera kit in its notch for Animoji

The iPhone X doesn’t actually need the TrueDepth camera kit in its notch for Animoji

posted: 15 Nov 2017, 05:49

Apple is betting so hard on the added value of its inimitable TrueDepth camera kit that allows Face ID biometric unlocking and entertaining crowd-pleasers like Animojis, that it made several compromises...

10-year old unlocks his Mother's Apple iPhone X as Face ID gets fooled

10-year old unlocks his Mother's Apple iPhone X as Face ID gets fooled

posted: 14 Nov 2017, 19:33

With the majority of PhoneArena readers who participated in our poll saying that they don't trust Face ID, the video we have for you to look at sitting at the top of this story is extremely relevant. A video made...

Some Apple iPhone X users troubled by buzzing and crackling noises coming from the earpiece

Some Apple iPhone X users troubled by buzzing and crackling noises coming from the earpiece

posted: 14 Nov 2017, 16:50

The latest issue to affect Apple iPhone X users appears to be buzzing and crackling sounds that come out of the earpiece. Word of this bug is getting passed along today, less than a week...

Apple is planning on adding a rear-facing 3D-scanning camera for the 2019 iPhone models

Apple is planning on adding a rear-facing 3D-scanning camera for the 2019 iPhone models

posted: 14 Nov 2017, 12:07

Currently, Apple offers 3D-sensing only on the front-facing TrueDepth camera found on the Apple iPhone X. There is speculation that all three of Apple's 2018 releases will include the TrueDepth...

Results: Face ID doesn't exactly have a full vote of confidence

Results: Face ID doesn't exactly have a full vote of confidence

posted: 14 Nov 2017, 09:17

When Apple revealed its newest iPhone — the iPhone X — together with its complete lack of a fingerprint reader and the new face-scanning Face ID to take its place, eyebrows were raised and shoulders were shrugged. Apple insisted...

Do you trust the iPhone X's Face ID?

Do you trust the iPhone X's Face ID?

posted: 13 Nov 2017, 09:11

When Apple introduced the iPhone X, the fact that the fingerprint-reading Touch ID had been entirely replaced by the face-scanning Face ID tech raised some eyebrows. Still, Apple insisted that the new biometric scanner is ultimately more convenient and...

Your iPhone X has a dark interface mode that might save you some battery, here's how to turn it on

Your iPhone X has a dark interface mode that might save you some battery, here's how to turn it on

posted: 13 Nov 2017, 07:20

The iPhone X is Apple's first smartphone with an OLED display on board and just as any other OLED smartphone out there, it has the same scope of strengths and weaknesses: excellent...

Notch Remover is another iOS app aiming to fill the iPhone X top

Notch Remover is another iOS app aiming to fill the iPhone X top

posted: 13 Nov 2017, 06:33

This time around it is simply called Notch Remover, and does what it says on the tin - takes any image you throw at it, and rounds it up to the nearest corner, placing one uninterrupted black bar at the top, as if you have...

Security firm beats Face ID with a mask

Security firm beats Face ID with a mask

posted: 11 Nov 2017, 20:26

Security firm Bkav has allegedly created a mask that has defeated Face ID. If you've been Rip Van Winkling your way through the last two months, we should tell you that Face ID is the security system that Apple uses on the Tenth Anniversary iPhone X...

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