Tag: iPhone 8

Game Boy Case Lets You Play Retro Games On The Back Of Your iPhone

Wanle Cases is offering a Game Boy case for iPhones that lets users play classic games of the handheld console. Interested customers, however, will have to hurry in placing their order.

Video Games March 11, 2018

Apple: iPhone X, iPhone 8 Won’t Be Impacted By Power Management Issues Because They Have ‘Hardware Updates’

Apple has confirmed that iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus users don’t have to worry about throttling or slowdowns. To be clear, though, the devices might still employ power management practices.

Apple February 7, 2018

Apple Had A Record Q4, With iPhone X Sales Doubling Those Of iPhone 8 Series

Recent rumors hinted at a poor iPhone X performance that prompted Apple to halve production, but a new report claims otherwise. According to Counterpoint Research, the iPhone X outsold the iPhone 8 series 2:1 in Q4 in the United States.

Apple February 2, 2018

iPhone Battery: How To Improve Your iPhone's Battery Life And Performance

Looking for ways to improve your iPhone's battery life? We've created a handy guide and tips that will boost your iPhone's battery life and performance in no time.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 30, 2018

Apple Accessories: Here's Our Guide To The Best Accessories For iPhone 5, iPhone 6, iPhone 7, iPhone 8, And iPhone X

Apple has plenty of accessories to browse through on its website. To help out, we've compiled a list of the best accessories for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, iPhone 7, iPhone 8, and iPhone X.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 30, 2018

Verizon Announces BOGO Deal: Buy 1 iPhone 8 Or iPhone X And Get Another For $700 Off

Following the footstep of T-Mobile, Verizon advertised its new BOGO deal for 2018. Subscribers will get $700 off their second iPhone purchase via credits to their monthly statements.

Business Tech January 28, 2018

iPhone X Was The Best-Selling Smartphone Of The Holiday Season, According To Analyst

New data from analysts revealed the holiday season sales numbers of Apple's iPhone lineup. Results proclaim the iPhone X as the best-selling smartphone during the fourth quarter of 2017,

Apple January 24, 2018

Apple's Flagship iPhone X Was Outsold By The iPhone 8 In The US

The iPhone X is proving to be the less attractive option as reports said it’s being outperformed by both the iPhone 8 and iPhone 7 series. Analysts blamed delayed arrival and high price tag for the iPhone X’s sales woes.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 23, 2018

iPhone X Canceled? Analyst Believes Weak Demand Will Lead To Apple Ceasing Production This Summer

A surprise report from KGI Securities revealed Apple's alleged plans to end the production of the iPhone X. The company supposedly came up with the decision after the smartphone failed to meet sales expectations.

Apple January 22, 2018

iPhone 6, iPhone 7 And iPhone 8 Performance Following Spectre And Meltdown Patches

Experts conducted a series of tests on the iPhone 8, iPhone 7, and iPhone 8 to verify a speculation related to patches for the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities. Benchmark results were compared to values before and after the latest updates.

Apple January 14, 2018

T-Mobile Offers $700 Discount On Second iPhone X; More BOGO Deals Available

T-Mobile starts off the year by unveiling new smartphone deals for both new and existing customers. One of the most intriguing offers is an up to $700 discount for a second iPhone X.

Apple January 11, 2018

Belkin Unwraps iPhone Chargers Galore: Wireless Charging Stands, Fast Chargers, And More

Belkin has a ton of new chargers for iPhone users. From wireless charging pads and stands to fast chargers, the accessory maker has got it all.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 5, 2018

Rumor: Apple Plans iPhone 8, i Phone 8 Plus, iPhone X Price Cut

New rumors claim that Apple plans to reduce the prices of the current iPhone lineup soon. The iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone 8 sales are supposedly below average, which prompted the company to consider a possible price adjustment.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 30, 2017

iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus Are Outselling iPhone X

Apple gambled this year by releasing three phones instead of their routine of two phones per year. Sales for the iPhone X are lagging behind the iPhone 8 model.

Apple December 29, 2017

Is iPhone X Demand Really Slowing Down? Reports Are Wrong, Analyst Says

Recent reports claimed that iPhone X demand and production is slowing down, causing Apple shares to tumble. However, one analyst claims that the reports are not true and that iPhone X sales are still going strong.

Apple December 27, 2017

iPhone X Adoption Overtakes iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus

A new report suggested Apple’s flagship anniversary phone is now the most popular in the 2017 series. The iPhone X attracts more buys despite the high price and delayed release.

Apple December 15, 2017

iPhone X Falls Behind Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8, And Even iPhone 8: Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports ranks the iPhone X below the Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8, and even the iPhone 8 in its recommended list of smartphones. That's because its durability and battery life aren't on par with the competition.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 6, 2017

OnePlus 5T Wins Fast Charging Showdown; iPhone 8 And iPhone X Fail To Keep Up With Android Smartphones

A special report by Tom's Guide crowned the OnePlus 5T as the winner of a fast-charging showdown between current flagship smartphones. The iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus, meanwhile, failed to keep up with their Android counterparts.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 4, 2017

Qualcomm Wants To Ban iPhone X Sales On AT&T And T-Mobile

Qualcomm requested the U.S. International Trade Commission to stop the imports of certain iPhone models, including the iPhone X, that run on AT&T and T-Mobile. These devices use rival Intel's modems, while those on Verizon and Sprint use Qualcomm's.

Apple December 1, 2017

You Don’t Need Apple’s $75 Fast Charger For iPhone 8 If You Already Have An iPad Charger

Apple introduced fast charging with the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, but actually requires owners to buy a separate adapter and cable worth $75. There’s a workaround, however, if you have an iPad charger lying around.

Apple November 7, 2017

Steve Wozniak Says iPhone 8 Is The Same As iPhone 7, Won't Get iPhone X On Launch Day

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak isn't going to get the iPhone X the day it launches because he's happy with the iPhone 8, which he thinks is the same as the iPhone 7, which he says is like the iPhone 6.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 24, 2017

Apple Stopped Selling The 256 GB iPhone 7 So Customers Will Buy The iPhone 8: That's Not Working Out So Well

Apple quietly discontinued the 256 GB iPhone 7 on the day that it announced the iPhone 8 to boost the new smartphone's sales. The decision, however, has not worked out well for Apple.

Apple October 23, 2017

iPhone 8 Sales In Trouble: iPhone 7 And iPhone X Are To Blame

According to information from various sources, analysts claim that the iPhone 8 is not selling well. Some customers have preferred the cheaper iPhone 7, while others have been waiting for the premium iPhone X.

Apple October 17, 2017

Apple Is ‘Aware’ Of iPhone 8 Battery Swelling Issues And Is ‘Looking Into It’

Several people have been reporting that their iPhone 8 is cracking open because of a swollen battery. Could this be a potentially huge disaster similar to the Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

Apple October 7, 2017

More iPhone 8 Plus Owners Report Cracked Open Cases Due To Battery Swelling: Is It Time To Panic?

More cases of the iPhone 8 Plus cracking open due to swelling batteries have been reported in addition to the first incidents last week. Should owners of the smartphone start to panic?

Apple October 5, 2017

Move Over, iPhone 8: Google Pixel 2 Now Has The Best Camera, Says DxOMark

The Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have now dethroned the iPhone 8 in DxOMark camera rankings. This seems to suggest that this year’s Pixel devices will once again have the best cameras in the market.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 5, 2017

Apple Fixes iPhone 8 Crackling Issue Via Latest Update: How To Check If You’re Affected

Apple has rolled out a new software update that fixes crackling noise issues on the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. It was a software issue after all, so no need to panic over a possible antennagate situation.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 4, 2017

You Can Now Buy An iPhone Dongle That Lets You Charge And Use A Headphone Jack At The Same Time

A new Belkin dongle will allow iPhone owners to charge their device and listen to music through wired headphones at the same time. The adapter will likely make people miss the 3.5 mm headphone jack even more.

Apple October 1, 2017

A Few iPhone 8 Plus Units Have Cracked Open: Will It Be Like The Galaxy Note 7?

Apple is investigating two cases of iPhone 8 Plus units that cracked open along the sides. The cause appears to be the iPhone 8 Plus battery, raising concerns that the device will end up like Samsung's explosive Galaxy Note 7.

Apple October 1, 2017

Galaxy Note 8 Faster Than iPhone 8 Plus In Real-World Speed Test

The Galaxy Note 8 beat the iPhone 8 Plus in a real-world speed test carried out by YouTuber David Rahimi for his PhoneBuff channel. The result is surprising, given the dominant benchmark scores of Apple's A11 Bionic chip.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 29, 2017

FCC Wants Apple To Activate iPhone FM Radio Chips, But There's One Major Problem

FCC chairman Ajit Pai renewed the call for the activation of FM radio chips in smartphones. Pai singled out Apple in his statement, but there is one major problem in enabling the feature on the iPhone 8 and iPhone X.

Apple September 28, 2017

Even Bill Gates Is Now Using An Android Phone, But Will He Ever Switch To iPhone?

Even the former CEO of Microsoft can’t be bothered to use a Windows Phone. Bill Gates has now confirmed that he’s using an Android phone, one loaded with Microsoft apps.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 27, 2017

Apple Working To Fix iPhone 8 Crackling Noise Issue: Hardware Defect Or Software Problem?

Some iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus owners have complained about a crackling noise during phone calls. Apple said that it will soon fix the problem, which is already the second major one among the company's newest devices.

Apple September 27, 2017

iPhone 8 Drop Test Shows Just How Fragile That Glass Back Is

A series of drop tests by SquareTrade showed the fragility of the glass back of Apple's iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. How does the durability of the iPhone 8 glass back compare to that of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

Apple September 25, 2017

Take Note, Clumsy Apple Fans: The iPhone 8 Glass Back Is Very Expensive To Replace

Apple fans upgrading to the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, or iPhone X should be extra careful not to break the glass backs of the smartphones. The costs to replace them are very expensive, even when under AppleCare+ extended warranty.

Apple September 25, 2017

iPhone 8 Teardown Complete: Here Are The Most Important Things That We Learned

iFixit has completed the latest installment of its teardown series, this time on the iPhone 8. Here are the most important things we learned about the new Apple smartphone, including its repairability.

Apple September 23, 2017

iPhone 8 Plus Cameras Ranked Best By DxOMark: Sorry, Google Pixel And HTC U11

The results are in: iPhone 8 Plus has the best-performing cameras in the market, according to a new DxOMark test. Still, Apple’s new flagship is not without flaws.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 23, 2017

Sprint Offers Customers Free iPhone 8 Deal: Here's What You Need To Do

Sprint has launched a free iPhone 8 deal for new and existing subscribers. Here are the requirements to take advantage of the offer, which will allow customers to take an 18-month lease on the iPhone 8 for $0 per month.

Apple September 19, 2017

The iPhone X Can Keep Up With The MacBook Pro, Thanks To The A11 Bionic Chip

Benchmark scores have shown that the iPhone X is capable of keeping up with the latest 13-inch MacBook Pro. The amazing performance is made possible by the latest Apple processor, the A11 Bionic chip.

Apple September 15, 2017

Apple Skips iPhone 7s, Goes Straight To iPhone 8: What Changed From The iPhone 7?

Apple skipped the iPhone 7s and went straight to the iPhone 8. Here are the differences between the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 8 for customers who might not be willing to pay $1,000 for the iPhone X.

Apple September 12, 2017

Shots Fired: Qualcomm Implies Android Always Beats Apple In Smartphone Innovation

Qualcomm just threw shade at Apple as their dispute heightens. It just published a post that highlights several smartphone innovations, saying Android had always been the first to implement them all.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 12, 2017

The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Looks Awesome: Can The $500 Device Challenge The $1,000 iPhone 8?

Xiaomi unveiled the Mi Mix 2 a day before Apple announces the premium iPhone 8. The $500 Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 looks awesome, but does it have what it takes to challenge the $1,000 iPhone 8?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 12, 2017

How To Watch Apple iPhone 8 Event Live Stream And What To Expect

Apple will finally unveil its most-anticipated 10th-anniversary iPhone on Sept. 12. Here’s how to livestream the iPhone 8 keynote and what to expect based on rumors, leaks, and speculation.

Apple September 11, 2017

Sorry, Apple Fans: The iPhone 8 Will Be Delayed, Multiple Reports Say

Apple will unveil the iPhone 8 in its upcoming Sept. 12 event, but the arrival of the device to the market will be delayed. Multiple reports confirmed the case, attributing the delay to various factors.

Apple September 9, 2017

iOS 11 GM Leaked, ‘Confirms’ iPhone 8 Features Like True Tone Display, Face ID, And More

Seems like Apple just has to deal with facts of the modern tech era: everything gets leaked. The iPhone 8 is now practically revealed thanks to the iOS 11 GM firmware, which shows key specs of the upcoming flagship.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 9, 2017

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