Wednesday, 26 September, 2018

Check out the official iPhone XS, XS Max and XR promo videos

The Apple Watch is inching toward becoming a medical device RIP iPhone: Apple discontinues its flagships
Emmett Howard | 14 September, 2018, 04:39

"iPhone X would hurt product brand value & lineup of 2H18 new models if it continues to sell at a lower price after 2H18 new models launch", he wrote in a research note, according to MacRumors.

Like the iPhone X, the new devices are meant to pronounce the "X" as 'ten, ' but many have already read it as X, causing some rather unfortunate pronunciations of the iPhone Xs Max and the iPhone Xs.

Similarly, battery replacement for the freshly-announced iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, and iPhone XR will cost $69 once those phones lose their warranties beginning next year. Apart from that they also launched the latest Apple Watch Series 4. While there was no reason given for the withdrawal of the model, it is evident that manufacturing costs for the iPhone X didn't drop enough over the last 10 months. Its normal route is to dock the price of previous year's models by $US100 and continue selling them, which is what it did for the iPhone 8 and iPhone 7 this year.

The dongle, or an adapter, allows users to connect a pair of 3.5mm headphones into a lightning jack.

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South Carolina Henry McMaster warned residents on Thursday conditions "will not be normal for many days". Some 11,000 power outages have been reported in North Carolina. "A lot of rain", said Maj.

Confirmed: OnePlus 6T has abandoned the headphone port. Here's why
Speaking to TechRadar , Pei did not actually reference the OnePlus 6T directly - just the "next OnePlus handset". The Giztop listing suggests that the OnePlus 6T will sport 3500mAh battery with VOOC fast charging support.

Sam's Club Offers $100 Off iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max Buy
That's still more than the iPhone SE, however, which sold for $399, making it the cheapest iPhone the firm had sold. Sam's Club is offering a $100 gift card to members who purchase an iPhone Xs or iPhone Xs Max next week.

Battery life: We can't say for sure until we test all three new iPhones, but the iPhone XR might have longer battery life than the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. The overall design is much the same.

But wireless service providers need a way to stand out, often offering at least semi-decent trade-in or BOGO (buy-one-get-one) promos shortly after the official announcement of an upgraded iPhone generation. Beavis believes this is where most of the cost saving has been generated for the model. It has an LCD screen instead of OLED and has a single camera instead of a dual camera. Both factors that should conserve energy in comparison.

We got to test the phone out in person, and reckon the display (which lands right in the middle, size-wise, of the iPhone Xs and Xs Max) might not reach the dizzying heights of OLED, but it remains a attractive smartphone display in its own right. Why pay $US999 for the unbelievable screen on the iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max when you could effectively buy the same phone for $US100 less? Techradar's Apple iPhone XR hands on can be enjoyed in full, at a time that suits you, right now.

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