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The Apple iPhone had its largest global market share of all time during Q4 2022

January 17, 2023

Via: PhoneArena

The final quarter of 2022 was not such a great one for the smartphone industry. Research firm Canalys released a report today revealing that smartphone deliveries declined by 17% to less than 1.2 million units for the three months from […]


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Confirmed: Apple will be ditching the physical buttons with the iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Ultra

January 11, 2023

Via: PhoneArena

Leave it to Apple to do away with a major hardware feature. After successfully abolishing the SIM tray and the headphone jack, it seems the Cupertino company has now set its sights on… physical buttons? We have been hearing reports […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

iOS 17 and iPadOS 17 could have features cut thanks to xrOS – but macOS 14 could thrive

January 9, 2023

Via: Techradar

If you’re hoping to see some big changes to macOS 14, iOS 17, and iPadOS 17 this year, you might be out of luck. According to Mark Gurman’s ‘Power On’ newsletter(opens in new tab), teams across Apple have been pulled […]


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TSMC hints 3nm iPhone 15 chip may prioritize battery life over performance

December 29, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

Apple’s chip supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) today kicked off volume production of chips based on the new 3nm technology. The iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Ultra’s A17 chip will most likely also use this tech. 3nm chips […]


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Apple confirms USB-C is coming to iPhone: ‘We have no choice’

October 26, 2022

Via: Mashable

Apple will finally switch from Lightning to USB-C port on its iPhones. The company did not officially announce anything, but its senior vice president of worldwide marketing all but confirmed it in an interview with The Wall Streeet Journal’s Joanna […]


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Analyst says not to expect Apple’s own 5G modem inside the iPhone before 2025 at the earliest

October 10, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

When Apple announced a surprise deal with Qualcomm during opening statements for a trial between the two companies back in 2019, Apple was desperate. The plan it had to avoid Qualcomm by using a new 5G smartphone modem developed by […]


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iOS 16 continues to drain my iPhone battery – but is there a fix on the way?

September 27, 2022

Via: Techradar

Since iOS 16 was released for iPhone 8 and above, users have continued to complain about a faster battery drain since updating to the latest version of iOS – including myself on my iPhone 13 Pro. The latest update brings […]


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Apple now manufacturing iPhone 14 in India

September 26, 2022

Via: GSMArena.com

Apple’s brand new iPhone 14 is now being assembled in India at the Foxconn plant near Chennai. This marks the first time Apple is manufacturing one of its latest generation iPhones just weeks after its announcement. The first batch of […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

iOS 16.1 tweaks the battery percentage yet again – but I liked how it was before

September 22, 2022

Via: Techradar

The battery percentage feature in iOS 16 has become a popular topic since the update was made available to everyone on an iPhone 8 and above, but a preview version of iOS 16.1 is refining it further. Instead of a […]


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iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max review: Apple’s Dynamic Island is worth the visit

September 14, 2022

Via: Mashable

For years, the notch just sat there on top of the iPhone, doing nothing besides obscuring the selfie camera and the Face ID components. It was a necessary nuisance, a compromise that afforded a slimmer bezel but not a fully […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

You can soon fill your iOS 16 lock screen with Google Maps and Gmail widgets

September 14, 2022

Via: Techradar

The latest iPhone software update has arrived and brought several new features to Apple’s services, and soon Google will follow suit with lock screen widgets of its own. The iOS 16 update is giving people with an Apple smartphone from […]


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Apple secures a patent for a self-healing display, possibly for a future foldable iPhone

September 13, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

Many people regard foldables as the next frontier in the smartphone world. However, what is often left unacknowledged is that, at least for now, this horizon is reserved solely for the Android side of the market. Nevertheless, this seems likely […]


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Samsung reminds iPhone users it has foldable phones in latest video

September 8, 2022

Via: GSMArena.com

Apple introduced the latest iPhones yesterday, and its rival Samsung immediately followed with a video response. A friend of our protagonist Elena reveals her new phone that “literally folds in half” but the main character says “I love my phone”, […]


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Tim Cook built an ’empire’ as over 50% of US users now carry an iPhone

September 2, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

Apple’s iPhones have been oscillating below the 50% market share mark in the US ever since the OG iPhone inception in 2007. On last Q2 count, 48% of Americans carried iPhones and the rest Android phones, save for a few […]


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25% Android users considering switching to iPhone, largely thanks to iOS 16: survey

August 16, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

The Android space has a new player, Google, and it has been well received by North America, while Samsung is claiming that its new foldable phones are making people ditch other companies (Could it be hinting at Apple?). Late last […]


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Apple to resurrect the iPhone 14 Plus name for the cheaper 6.7-incher

June 28, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

This year we’ll witness the highest average screen size of an iPhone crop ever announced, thanks to what was generally known as an iPhone 14 Max with the 6.7-inch screen size of the iPhone 14 Pro Max, but the specs […]


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iPhone 14: Apple’s first iPhones prices increase since 2017 to divide opinions and multiply profits

June 2, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

When Apple introduced the first $1,000 iPhone in 2017, the internet was fascinated. In a good and a bad way. However, most thought that “this was crazy” and vouched to avoid the iPhone X like the plague. But it turns […]


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The iPhone 13 and 13 Pro Max were the world’s best-selling phones in Q1

May 20, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

The iPhone 13 was the third best-selling smartphone of 2021 despite only being on sale for three months, so it’ll come as no surprise to hear that Apple’s device is off to an extremely strong start in 2022. The iPhone […]


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Apple, Samsung face many more fines for not shipping a power adapter with its pricey flagship phones

May 18, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

Starting with the 2020 iPhone 12 series, Apple started to ship its phones minus a power adapter and the wired EarPods. When pressed for a reason, Apple used the “Hulk” defense. In other words, it turned green and explained that […]


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Best Three Mobile phone deals (April 2022)

April 27, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

United Kingdom’s third largest carrier is aptly named Three and has been on an up and coming trajectory ever since its inception back in 2003, so we are rounding up the best Three phone deals that are available right now […]