• Retailers in China are slashing iPhone XR and iPhone XS prices, report says

    2 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Apple acknowledged a few days ago that iPhone sales in China were weaker than expected , as the company had to lower its guidance for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019. The new iPhones are still too expensive for the world's largest market, a new report says, and some retailers have already started discounting several iPhone models, including the iPhone XR and iPhone XS that were launched only a few months ago.
    Local retailer Suning cut the price for the 128GB iPhone XR from 6,999 yuan to 5,799 yuan , according to CNBC , which represents a discount of 1,200 yuan .
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  • The 2019 iPhone could have more useful wireless than 5G

    The 2019 iPhone could have more useful wireless than 5G

    2 monthes ago - By SlashGear

    The 2019 iPhone may not have 5G, but Apple could instead adopt another cutting-edge wireless technology for its flagship smartphones. Although the next-generation iPhones are still several quarters away - and Apple remains at the center of controversy around whether its handsets are too expensive - rumors about the specifications of the 2019 iPhones have already begun. Chatter earlier today...
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  • Apple considered Samsung, MediaTek modems for 5G connectivity, says senior Apple exec

    Apple considered Samsung, MediaTek modems for 5G connectivity, says senior Apple exec

    2 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    A senior Apple executive confirmed that Apple looked into using MediaTek and Samsung to supply chips for 5G connectivity in its next generation of iPhones to be released in 2019. Vice-president of procurement Tony Belvins testified on January 11th, 2019 and said that talking with Samsung, one of the company's biggest competitors, was “not an ideal environment.” From 2011 to 2016, Apple relied on San Diego-based chipmaker Qualcomm to help its phones connect to wireless networks. But at the beginning of 2016, Apple decided to split that business between Intel and Qualcomm. In 2018, Qualcomm...
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  • Discounted portable power bank charges your iPhone and Apple Watch on the go

    Discounted portable power bank charges your iPhone and Apple Watch on the go

    2 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Listen up, Apple fans: if there's one accessory you definitely need, this is it. The IQIYI MFi Certified Portable Apple Watch and iPhone Charger packs 2,100 mAh of juice into a compact power pack, and fits comfortably in any bag or even a pocket. It has a built-in wireless charging disc for the Apple Watch, and enough juice to charge it about 10 times before needing to be recharged itself. But what about your iPhone, you ask? Don't worry, there's also a USB port so you can connect your Lightning cable and charge up your iPhone or iPad as well.
    IQIYI Apple Watch Charger, Portable...
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  • Apple Will Have a Trio of 2019 iPhones, One with 3 Cameras

    Apple Will Have a Trio of 2019 iPhones, One with 3 Cameras

    2 monthes ago - By Tom's Guide

    A new report shows Apple planning to drop another triptych of iPhones this fall, with one sporting three cameras.
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