Tag: iPhone 6 Plus

Apple Knew iPhone 6 Bending Issue Was Real: 'Bendgate' Still Alive

Apple apparently knew all about the iPhone 6 bending issue but kept saying that there were no engineering issues with the smartphone. The information, revealed from internal documents filed in court, brings the spotlight back to the Bendgate controversy.

Apple May 25, 2018

Surveillance Footage Shows An iPhone 6 Plus Explode In A Las Vegas Store In 20 Seconds

An iPhone 6 Plus exploded in an unidentified Las Vegas store in May. No one was hurt, and the cause of the explosion was likely an overheated battery.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 12, 2018

Apple Is Giving Some iPhone 6 Plus Owners A Free Upgrade To iPhone 6s Plus Until March

Apple is reportedly replacing defective iPhone 6 Plus units with the iPhone 6S Plus. Conditions apply for the free upgrade offer to take effect, but handsets deemed as beyond repair will get immediate replacement.

Apple January 22, 2018

iPhone 6 Plus Replacement Batteries Won't Be Available Until At Least Late March

Apple is out of iPhone 6 Plus batteries, so owners will not be able to avail the $29 battery replacement program until at least late March. Supply problems are also starting to affect the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s Plus.

Apple January 12, 2018

Apple’s $29 Battery Replacement Program Available Now: Here’s How To Get Started

Apple’s discounted battery replacement service for slow iPhones have begun. Here’s how to schedule an appointment or send in your iPhone to get the battery replaced for just $29.

Apple January 2, 2018

Apple Allegedly Throttles Older iPhones To Make Degraded Batteries Last Longer

In a Reddit thread, an iPhone 6s owner said that the device's performance significantly improved after a battery replacement. Does this mean that Apple is purposely throttling older iPhone models to make their degraded batteries last longer?

Apple December 12, 2017

iPhone 6 Plus Catches Fire, Owner Wants Answer From Apple

An iPhone 6 Plus owner in Florida reports spontaneous explosion caused by her phone in the middle of the night and demands answers from Apple. Is this really an isolated incident?

Apple February 2, 2017

iPhone 7 Plus Sales Increase Shows Consumers Willing To Pay For Dual-Rear Camera And Large Display

A new report claims that Apple's iPhone 7 Plus has been the company's most popular 'Plus' model. The handset accounted for 40 percent of all iPhone 7 sales during the December quarter.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 31, 2017

Apple Faces Lawsuit Over Fatal Car Accident Allegedly Caused By FaceTime

A family in Texas is holding Apple accountable for the death of their daughter in a car crash involving a driver distracted by FaceTime. Texas does not have any law preventing motorists from using their smartphones while driving in its highways.

Apple December 31, 2016

Apple Announces iPhone 6 Plus Touch Disease Repair Program To Fix Multitouch: It's Not Free, But It's Cheaper

Apple acknowledged that some iPhone 6 Plus units are affected by the so-called iPhone Touch Disease and it's launching a program to address the issues. The repair is still not free, but at least it costs much less than it used to.

Apple November 18, 2016

Walmart Pre-Black Friday 2016 Deals: Big Discounts On iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s And iPhone 5c

Walmart is offering pre-Black Friday 2016 deals on a number of iPhones. Customers can get the iPhone 6 for $399 and the iPhone 6 Plus for $499 from Walmart.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 5, 2016

iPhone 6 Plus Touch Disease: More Law Firms Pressure Apple To Acknowledge Engineering Flaw Of iPhone 6 Plus

Apple was in hot water again, as three more law firms joined the class-action lawsuit involving the company’s 'Touch Disease.' The engineering flaw involves unresponsive screens on the bendy iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices.

Apple October 12, 2016

iPhone Touch Disease: How To Spot The Symptoms, And Your Options To Fix It

A number of iPhone 6 Plus owners have reported a flickering gray bar at the topmost screen of their phones, causing the display to be unresponsive. Their phones are suffering from 'touch disease,' an engineering flaw Apple is yet to acknowledge or remedy.

Apple October 4, 2016

iPhone 6 Plus Explodes In Student's Back Pocket, Burns Hole In His Jeans: Report

An iPhone 6 Plus explodes in the back pocket of a student at Rowan College in Burlington County, New Jersey, catching fire enough to leave a hole in his jeans.

Apple October 3, 2016

iPhone 7 Plus vs iPhone 6 Plus vs iPhone 6s Plus: Quick Specs Comparison Of Apple's Phablets

The iPhone 7 Plus has already been unveiled, but how does it compare to Apple's previous generation phablets? Is it really worth upgrading to the iPhone 7 Plus from the iPhone 6s Plus and 6 Plus?

Apple October 1, 2016

Class-Action Lawsuit Filed Against Apple Over iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus 'Touch Disease'

Apple is facing a class-action lawsuit, as reports are mounting about iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices packing unresponsive screens. The plaintiffs are still few in number, but the suit could gain traction soon.

Business Tech August 31, 2016

iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus 'Touch Disease' Defect Causing Screen Flicker And Unresponsive Display [Video]

It appears as if Apple is in another iPhone defect debacle, just as it is readying its iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Many iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners are reporting serious issues affecting the handset's screens.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 24, 2016

Have iPhone? Love Android? This Phone Case Is Just For You

Developer Nick Lee has created an iPhone case prototype that is able to successfully run Android directly on the Apple smartphone.

Gadgets June 9, 2016

iPhone 6 And 6 Plus On Sale For Straight Talk Now At Walmart: Here's The Deal

Walmart announced a significant price cut on iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Users switching to Straight Talk can enjoy unlimited talk, text, data and more.

Apple May 12, 2016

Verizon Gadget Deals: $200 Off On iPad Pro, $100 Off On iPhone 6 Plus And LG V10 With Contract

Verizon is offering the iPhone 6 Plus and the LG V10 at a discount of $100 on a two-year contract. The carrier is also offering $200 off the iPad Pro under the same terms.

Gadgets February 15, 2016

Cracked iPhone Screen? Apple Upgrades Trade-In Program, Will Give Credit For Broken iPhone 6, 6 Plus And 5s

Apple is upgrading its trade-in program to allow customers to receive credit for purchasing new iPhone models for iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units that have broken screens, buttons and cameras. In some cases, buying a new iPhone is cheaper than having repairs done.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 5, 2016

Apple Holiday Smartphone And Tablet Deals: iPhone 6s/6s Plus $100 Off, iPad Air 2 $125 Off Sale At Best Buy

Best Buy has announced that it is offering the most popular Apple products at Black Friday pricing. This includes discounts on iPhone 6s, 6s Plus, 6, 6 Plus, iPad Air 2, Air, mini 4 and Apple Watch.

Gadgets December 11, 2015

Atlanta Man Loses Pants After iPhone 6 Plus In Pocket Catches Fire

A man from Atlanta was forced to take off his pants when his iPhone 6 Plus caught fire. Why did his smartphone spontaneously combust?

Society December 7, 2015

United Airlines Will Soon Use The iPhone 6 Plus To Print Boarding Passes

United Airlines has announced that it will implement widespread use of the iPhone 6 Plus for its flight attendants and representatives for things like boarding pass-printing and check-ins.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 2, 2015

Don't Wait For Cyber Monday: T-Mobile Offers iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus,Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, Note 5 And More At $100 Off

Are you in the market for the latest mobile devices? T-Mobile is offering up to $100 off on popular devices such as the iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, Note 5 and a whole lot more!

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 7, 2015

Microsoft Skype Update For iPad, iPhone And Android Adds Video Filters For Fun Clips – Check This Out

Skype 6.5 for Android and iOS has released a new video filters feature to help spice up video messages. Furthermore, 3D Touch has also been added for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus owners.

Apps/Software October 31, 2015

Apple Launching New iPhone Repair Program That Will Provide Customers With Loaner iPhone 6

Apple will launch a new repair program covering the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6s Plus this week. iPhones with certain problems will be shipped to an off-site repair center where customers receive a loaner iPhone 6 to use while waiting for repairs to complete.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 27, 2015

Self-Repairing iPhone 6s And 6s Plus Screen Protectors Instantly Repair Scratches In Just One Second [Video]

A company recently unveiled new screen protectors which tout the ability to heal scratches within a second. The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are lucky to be picked by Innerexile as first products to use its self-repairing screen protectors.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 27, 2015

Jamie Foxx Flaunts A Rose Gold iPhone 6s In New Apple Ad For 3D Touch [Video]

Apple launched a new commercial for iPhone 6s, and the pink gold version appears briefly in the hands of Jamie Foxx. The cameo of the Hollywood star spices up the ad that presents the 3D Touch feature.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 20, 2015

Facebook App For iOS Draining Battery Because It Tracks Users’ Every Move, Says Security Researcher

A researcher revealed that the Facebook app for iOS is causing the iPhone battery to drain as it is tracking the location of the users. In response, Facebook said it is presently investigating reports of excessive battery drain brought about by the iOS app.

Apps/Software October 19, 2015

DxOMark Declares Top 10 Best Camera Phones List Dominated By Android: iPhone 6s Barely Makes It

DxOMark took the iPhone 6s camera out for a spin, and the results show it’s not any better than many Android phones on the market. Has Apple’s longstanding reign over smartphone cameras come to an end?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 14, 2015

iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus And iPad Air 2 Get Bluetooth Boost With Bluetooth 4.2

Apple has reportedly incorporated Bluetooth 4.2 support to the iPhone 6, 6 Plus and iPad Air 2. Bluetooth 4.2 promises to offer higher efficiency, a speed boost as well as improved security.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 12, 2015

Apple Rolls Out The iPhone 6s In 36 Additional Countries And Territories Today

Apple released its iPhone 6s and 6s Plus devices in 36 additional countries and territories on Friday, including Mexico, Russia, Portugal and Taiwan.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 9, 2015

iPhone 6s Goes Up Against A UFC Fighter: Who Do You Think Won?

Torture tests on the new iPhone flagships have never been brutal, literally speaking. In the latest round of tests, Apple’s iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus faced their toughest challenger yet, no other than top ranking middleweight contender Luke Rockhold.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 3, 2015

iOS 9 Compass, Gyroscope Issue Affecting Augmented Reality Apps For iPhone 6s

The latest iOS 9 release from Apple seemed to have brought with it some bug-related issues that are affecting certain apps found on the iPhone 6s which rely on the device’s compass and gyroscope data.

Apps/Software September 29, 2015

Apple Announced iPhone 6s Preorders On Track To Beat iPhone 6 Record

Apple says preorders for its latest iPhones will surpass the record its previous iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices set last year when they sold 10 million units in its opening weekend.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 14, 2015

Somewhat Confirmed: iPhone 6s And iPhone 6s Plus Have 2 GB RAM

The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are reported to have finally been given the RAM boost that many people have been waiting for in Apple’s devices.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 12, 2015

Here's A Roundup Of Everything New Apple Just Announced

Apple came out with a ton of new features and hardware updates for devices ranging from the new iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus to Apple TV.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 9, 2015

Huawei Mate S vs. Apple iPhone 6 Plus: Quick Specs Comparison

Huawei has officially introduced its new Mate S flagship with one main rival in sight: Apple's iPhone 6 Plus. Here's a brief specs comparison to see how the two phablets stack up against each other.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 3, 2015

This Smartphone Is Actually Supposed To Bend

Usually, a bendable smartphone screen is seen as a bad thing. However, this new phone actually takes advantage of a flexible screen to change the way we use apps.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 28, 2015

Battle Of The Old Rivals' Cameras: Can The Galaxy Note 5 Topple The iPhone 6 Plus In A Shooter Showdown?

Longtime rivals Samsung and Apple are back in the competition as devices such as the Galaxy Note 5 and the iPhone 6 Plus are compared based on the performance of their cameras.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 27, 2015

Apple To Fix iPhone 6 Plus Phones For Free After iSight Found To Capture Blurry Photos

Apple will replace a limited number of iPhone 6 Plus smartphones sold between September 2014 and January 2015 due to an iSight defect in the rear camera.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 24, 2015

iSight Camera Replacement Program: How To Replace Your iPhone 6 Plus' Defective Camera For Free

Apple has announced that a small number of iSight cameras on the iPhone 6 Plus are faulty and will turn out blurry photos. To remedy this problem, the company has announced that it will replace affected cameras for free.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 24, 2015

iPhone 6 Plus Blurry Camera? Apple Launches iSight Camera Replacement Program

Apple iPhone 6 Plus owners that are experiencing blurry pictures taken with the smartphone's camera could be part of a replacement program.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 22, 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ vs Apple iPhone 6 Plus: What's The Big Smartphone For You?

Samsung is releasing the Galaxy S6 Edge+ in a few days. Should Apple be worried about the iPhone 6 Plus? You be the judge.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 19, 2015

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