Tag: iPhone 6S

Apple Could Make The iPhone 6s In India If Supplier Wistron Closes New Deal

Wistron, Apple's main supplier in India, is reportedly close to securing a deal for a plant in Bengaluru. In addition to the iPhone SE, Wistron would reportedly make the iPhone 6s in India as well, and it would make sense.

Apple January 31, 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

Confirmed: Apple Throttles iPhone Performance, But Not For The Reason You Think

It's now confirmed that iPhones slow down as they age, but it's to avoid random shutdown issues, and not to force users to upgrade. However, the fact remains: Apple is throttling iPhones.

Apple December 21, 2017

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Will Include A Feature That Apple Launched On The iPhone 6s

Samsung will launch a new feature on the Galaxy Note 8 that Apple introduced in the iPhone 6s two years ago. Are Samsung and Apple just copying each other now?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 10, 2017

Guy Builds An iPhone 6s From Scratch: It Costs A Lot Less Than The Retail Version

What would it cost to build your own iPhone? A man did just that, and well, it turns out that shunning the retail price and creating your own iPhone 6s unit is a lot cheaper.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 15, 2017

Apple iPhone 6s Best-Selling Smartphone Of 2016: How Did Others Fare?

The iPhone 6s outsold all other smartphones in 2016 in terms of shipment. Apple’s rival Samsung, however, only managed to capture the fifth spot in the list of the best-selling smartphones for 2016.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 24, 2017

Apple Recalls iPhone 6s In UAE: Battery Problems Could Costs Apple $7 Million

Apple confirmed the recall of select iPhone 6s units in the UAE, a move that could cost the company $7 million.

Apple February 8, 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 No Longer No. 1 In China: Which Smartphone Outsold The iPhone 6s In 2016?

Apple no longer holds the title as the company with the best-selling smartphone in the lucrative Chinese market. Apple was able to sell 12 million units of the iPhone 6s in China last year, but it was not enough.

Apple January 30, 2017

Apple Falls 'Silent' Amid Continuing iOS 10 Problems

Despite mounting consumer complaints, Apple remains silent over the issue of battery problems in its iPhones. Other issues have also surfaced after users updated their units to iOS 10.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 21, 2017

Android Smartphone Owners Less Likely To Switch To iPhone 7

A CIRP report has revealed that Android users prefer switching to the iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus rather than the iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus. This may have been driven by the presence of a headphone jack in the previous iteration.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 21, 2017

iPhone Battery Replacement Program Rumor: Apple Denies The Same

Apple is rumored to be launching a free battery exchange program for its faulty devices. The reason behind such a program is not clear, though it is expected to extend from the iPhone 6s units to iPhone 6 handsets.

Apple January 19, 2017

Holiday Smartphone And Tablet Deal: AT&T Offers $50 iPad Mini 2 With Any iPhone 7, iPhone 6s, And iPhone SE Purchase

AT&T is offering customers an iPhone and iPad mini 2 bundle deal just in time for Christmas. If you purchase any iPhone through the AT&T Next Installment plan, you can score an iPad mini 2 for $49.99.

December 21, 2016

iOS Battery Issues: Apple Admits iPhone 6s Shutdown Problem Is More Widespread, Promises Diagnostic Tool With Next Week's Update

Apple has so far insisted that random shutdowns due to battery issues affected only a small number of iPhone 6s units, but it has now reckoned that it's more widespread. The company said it will include a diagnostic tool in an update next week.

Apple December 6, 2016

Freezing Phone App Is The Latest iPhone Problem After #BatteryGate: Will iOS 10.2 Provide A Fix?

Apple is still not over #BatteryGate, but it is already experiencing another problem as users have reported that the Phone app is freezing on various iPhone models. Will iOS 10.2 provide a fix to the issue?

Apple December 6, 2016

As iOS Battery Issues Persist, Apple Says The iPhone Is Intentionally Designed To Shut Down Under Certain Conditions

As reports of iOS battery issues and random iPhone shutdowns keep piling up, Apple insists it is not a battery bug. In a new statement, the company highlights that the iPhone is actually designed to shut down under certain conditions.

Apple December 2, 2016

iOS Battery Issues: iPhone 6s Program For Unexpected Shutdown Lets You Check If You're Eligible For A New Battery

Apple recently launched an iPhone 6s battery replacement program to fix an issue that caused some smartphones to randomly shut down. The company has now added a new tool to the program, allowing iPhone 6s owners to check whether their smartphone is eligible for a free battery replacement.

Apple December 1, 2016

iOS Bug Shuts Down iPhones With 30 Percent Battery: Here's What Affected Users Are Experiencing

Owners of various iPhone models have been complaining of a bug in iOS that causes the smartphones to suddenly shut down despite having sufficient battery charge. When will Apple roll out a fix for the problem?

Apple November 29, 2016

Is Your iPhone 6s Suddenly Shutting Down? Apple Will Replace Your Battery For Free To Fix The Issue

Apple has launched a new repair program that will fix iPhone 6s units that are suddenly shutting down. The problem will be fixed by replacing the batteries of the affected devices.

Apple November 21, 2016

Refurbished iPhones Now For Sale: Apple Sells iPhone 6s At $449, iPhone 6s Plus At $529 And More

For those who skipped Apple's iPhone 6s or 6s Plus back when they were first released, Apple is now offering refurbished units for a lower price. All the refurbished units are 15 percent less than the original price, starting at $449.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 8, 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 7 vs. iPhone 6s Speed Test Video Shows How The A10 Fusion Chip Compares To The A9 Processor In Performance And Speed [Video]

A new speed test pits the iPhone 7 against its predecessor, the iPhone 6s. The results show how Apple's new quad-core A10 Fusion chip inside the iPhone 7 compares to the dual-core A9 processor found in the iPhone 6s.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 9, 2016

iPhone 7, 7 Plus Camera Test: Richer Details Even In Low Light

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus may look similar to the last two generations of iPhones but their features stand out from their predecessors. All thanks to water resistance, a longer battery capacity, taptic home button, and dual lens camera.

Apple October 8, 2016

iPhone 7, iPhone 6s And iPhone SE Outperform Google Pixel and Pixel XL In Geekbench Benchmarks

A new report reveals that Google's new Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones receive lower benchmark scores than Apple's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. iPhone SE and last year's iPhone 6s also top Google's new handsets.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 7, 2016

iOS 10 Tips And Tricks: How To Make Most Of Your iPhone 7 Or Older iPhones Running iOS 10

Just dropped money on a new iPhone 7 and need the latest information about the snazzy new features on iOS 10? Then we have just that, in the form of the simple tricks that can get an iPhone with iOS 10 juiced up and ready to go.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 1, 2016

Five Reasons You Should Buy An iPhone 6s And Not iPhone 7

The iPhone 7 has hit the stores but iPhone 6s still makes a compelling buy. Here's why.

Willnorn September 26, 2016

iOS 10 Issues: 'Bug' Causes Poor Battery Performance In Older iPhone 5s, 6 and 6s

Apple's latest iOS 10 seems to have a bug that dramatically reduces the battery performance of the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, and iPad. Apple has yet to acknowldge the issue or provide a fix, but here are a few temporary workarounds to help conserve battery life in the meantime.

Apple September 22, 2016

The $649 iPhone 7 Costs $225 To Build: More Expensive Than The iPhone 6s Despite No Headphone Jack

According to a report by IHS Markit, the cost to build the $649 32 GB model of the iPhone 7 comes to a total of $224.80. The figure is higher compared with the manufacturing cost of the iPhone 6s.

Apple September 21, 2016

iPhone 7 Battery Capacity: Quick Comparison Of iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Battery Life vs. iPhone 6s, 6s Plus And iPhone SE

Apple recently launched its latest smartphone, the iPhone 7, but did not go into specifics about its actual battery life. Thanks to leaks, we were able to pit the newest Apple handsets against previous models to see which one lasts longer.

Apple September 14, 2016

Poll Finds Most People Aren’t Impressed With - And Won’t Buy - The iPhone 7

A new survey found that most people are not overly excited about the features of the iPhone 7 and are not rushing to buy the new model.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 12, 2016

Xperia XZ vs Galaxy S7 vs iPhone 6s: How The New Challenger Compares To Smartphone Market Leaders

Sony recently rolled out its latest flagship, and some say that it is a challenger to iPhone 6s and Galaxy S7. We pitted the three against each another so you know where each stands.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 4, 2016

iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus Full Official Spec Sheet Leaks Ahead Of Sept. 7 Event And Shows How They Compare

Just as Apple announces its Sept. 7 iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus press event, new details regarding the smartphones have just leaked. What are reportedly official specs for both handsets have been posted online.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 30, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Gets Trounced By Year Old iPhone 6s In Speed Test (Video)

Samsung just released its latest flagship phablet, the Galaxy Note 7. The handset has just been put through a speed test with last year's iPhone 6s, and the results show newer is not necessarily better.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 23, 2016

UK Loves iPhone SE: Best-Selling Smartphone, Outperforming Even The iPhone 6s And Samsung Galaxy S7

The iPhone SE was the best-selling smartphone in the UK during the second quarter of 2016. The mobile phone was also the third top-selling handset in the U.S. during the quarter.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 11, 2016

This Smartphone Case Will Make It Easier To Catch 'Em All In 'Pokémon GO'

Jon Cleaver has uploaded 3D printing blueprint for a smartphone case that will help 'Pokémon GO' players in catching Pokémon. However, the case is currently only compatible with select smartphones.

Video Games July 24, 2016

United States Army Unit Switching From Android To iPhone 6s Because It Is 'Faster And Smoother'

The Special Operations Command unit of the United States Army is making the switch from Android to the iPhone for its tactical assault kits. The Android smartphone being replaced is believed to be a Samsung Galaxy Note device.

Apple July 19, 2016

iPhone 7 Video Compares Size, Design And Rear Camera With iPhone 6s (Video)

A new video appears to compare the iPhone 7 and iPhone 6s. The video confirms reports of a larger rear camera and the removal of the 3.5 mm headphone port.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 18, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Outselling iPhone 6s And 6s Plus In US: Kantar Worldpanel

Samsung dethroned Apple in U.S. smartphone sales, according to Kantar Worldpanel. The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge outsold the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, albeit competition is still tight.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 15, 2016

OnePlus 3 vs. Galaxy S7 Edge vs. iPhone 6s: Did OnePlus Create A Flagship Smartphone Killer?

The $399 OnePlus 3 is set to rival Apple and Samsung flagships. We compare the iPhone 6s, OnePlus 3 and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge's specs and features to help you decide which is the best buy.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 27, 2016

Father's Day Apple Deals: Best Buy Offering $1 iPhone 6s, $100 Off iPad Air 2 And iPad Mini 2, And Up To $200 Off Apple Watch

Best Buy is running a great deal on some of Apple's most popular devices. The retailer is offering the iPhone 6s for $1, iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 4 for $100 off, and huge savings on Apple Watch.

Gadgets June 17, 2016

iPhone 7 Case vs. iPhone 6s Video Compares Smartphone Design Differences And Similarities (Video)

A new video provides a look at how the iPhone 7 may compare to the iPhone 6s. This is achieved by using an iPhone 7 third party case and an actual iPhone 6s.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 11, 2016

AT&T Offers Select DirecTV Customers Free iPhone 6s And 50 Percent Off On Up To 5 Additional iPhone 6s Units

AT&T has launched a new promotion that offers a free iPhone 6s unit to DirecTV subscribers. The next five iPhone 6s units to be acquired by the customer will then be sold at 50 percent off.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 9, 2016

3D Touch For All: ForcePhone Software Gives Smartphones Pressure Sensitivity

Engineers from the University of Michigan have developed a software called ForcePhone that gives any smartphone pressure sensitivity, similar to what the iPhone 6s offers. Here is how this new system works.

Apps/Software May 27, 2016

Sprint iPhone 6s And 6s Plus BOGO Deal, $200 Off iPads: Here Are The Details

Sprint is offering buy one get one deals on the iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus. The carrier is also giving a discount of $200 on 9.7-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro, iPad mini 4 and iPad Air 2.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 21, 2016

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