Android Smartphone Makers Looking at iPhone X-Like Face ID Feature: KGI’s Kuo

Apple’s Face ID, the new biometric feature that Apple introduced with the iPhone X, could soon trickle down to Android smartphones. According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, Android smartphone makers are increasingly inquiring about 3D-sensing technologies. Without identifying any of these OEMs, Kuo said that before Apple officially unveiled the iPhone X, Android smartphone makers were looking […]

iPhone 8 Plus Said to Pop Open Again With a Swollen Battery, Reports Chinese State Media

A fresh case of Apple’s new iPhone popping open due to a swollen battery has been reported in state media in China, the world’s biggest smartphone market where the US firm is seeking to revive faltering sales. The incident comes as Apple investigates similar cases reported in Taiwan and Japan of batteries in its latest iPhone 8 Plus becoming bloated, causing […]

Amazon Sale Offers on Mobiles: Best Deals on Redmi 4, iPhone 8, iPhone 7, and More Phones

The Amazon sale is in its third day, with discounts galore across product lines. Smartphones, especially, have seen some great deals in the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale, with over 160 smartphones on discount. From the newly released iPhone 8 to the budget Redmi 4, the Amazon sale offers deals and discounts across the range. You can further sweeten […]

iPhone X’s Rs. 89,000 Price Tag a ‘Value Price’, Says Apple CEO Tim Cook

In a statement that might come as a surprise to many, Apple CEO Tim Cook has described the iPhone X’s price tag of $999 (Rs. 89,000 in India) as “value price” in an interview with Good Morning America. In his interview, Cook talked about the security offered by the Face ID as well as iOS 11 and ARKit among other things but his statement about […]

iPhone Edition Price Tipped Again, Rumour Claims No 512GB Storage Variant

Just a day before, possible colour variants for the new iPhone models this year and their prices were leaked, and now a fresh leak puts a new spin on the price of the anniversary edition iPhone. Furthermore, retail packaging of the device has also been leaked hinting at whether the new anniversary iPhone will be called iPhone […]

Amazon Apple Fest Offers iPhone 7, MacBook Pro & More With Cashbacks and Discounts

Amazon India is hosting a two-day Apple Fest where it is offering a cashback of Rs. 1,500 as Amazon Pay balance on a range of Apple products including iPhone, MacBook, iPad, and Apple Watch models. In order to be eligible for the cashback on all the Apple product purchases, you need to use American Express cards from Monday, […]

Apple Likely to See Few Takers for $1,000 iPhone 8; Samsung May Capture Premium Market: Barclays

Samsung’s return to form Galaxy Note 8 phablet was unveiled on Wednesday. While the smartphone looks to win back the trust of consumers following the Galaxy Note 7’s fiery demise, it still doesn’t come cheap. The Galaxy Note 8 is priced starting around $930 in the US, but Barclays’ Mark Moskowitz says Samsung is in a better position to capture […]

iPhone 8 Launch in September, But Availability Will Be Limited: KGI Securities

iPhone 8, the tenth anniversary Apple smartphone, has been in the news for nearly a year, and it seems the time is finally coming for the handset to become a reality. The production issues the smartphone faced have been reported several times now, but a fresh report from one of the most reliable sources of Apple leaks claims […]

Qualcomm’s iPhone Patent Complaint to Be Reviewed by US ITC

  The US International Trade Commission on Tuesday said it will look into Qualcomm’s complaint that Apple is violating its patents in some iPhones. The step, arguably procedural, means that the commission will assign Qualcomm’s complaint to an administrative law judge for evidentiary hearings instead of dismissing it out of hand. Qualcomm last month escalated a legal battle […]

iPhone SE Refresh to Launch in India First, Q1 2018 Release Expected: Report

iPhone SE, the 4-inch smartphone Apple released last year for emerging markets like India, may see a refresh early next year, according to a report that cites the company’s supply chain. The report adds that India will be the first market to receive the new iPhone SE before it is made available more broadly, and it will be manufactured […]