Apple shipped some 29 million iPhone X units in the last quarter of 2018, according to fresh estimates from Canalys, making it the best-shipping smartphone for the period.
There’s much talk and confusion right now about the iPhone X being discontinued once its replacements arrive this year, on account that it’s not meeting sales estimates. If Apple does discontinue the iPhone X after only a year of sales, something that hasn’t happened since the iPhone 5, it won’t be because of poor sales. Show More Summary
Estimates are going lower for wireless chip suppliers Qorvo and Skyworks because iPhone X sales are cooling, writes Srini Pajjuri with Macquarie, but that doesn't mean you should give up on the stocks, he writes.
The tech giant patches up a security flaw that could cause your iPhone and iPad to crash.
When KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo pens a research note, it's not just his clients who tear into the results -- the tech community does too, because of his almost uncanny track record with Apple predictions. A recent note of his begat a series of unfortunate headlines, though. Show More Summary
Sennheiser's high-tech headset puts microphones as well as earbuds in both your ears to produce incredibly immersive binaural 3D audio effects that really put a listener in the room with you. It also lets you dial the outside world up...Show More Summary
Today we’ve got loads of HomePod launch news, changes available in iOS 11.2.5, and new details about the rumored 6.1-inch iPhone. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. https://9to5mac.files.wordpress.com/2018/01/01-23-2018.mp3 more…
KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is out with a note today saying Apple will release an iPhone with a 6.1-inch display and price tag between $700-$800. In order to get the price point down, Kuo writes, Apple will build the phone with an LED screen, not OLED. Show More Summary
“If they made it in Kansas and it cost $5,000, I’m still gonna need it. You’re still gonna need it. That money is then going to support a family in Kansas where you’ve got parents who are going to work. They have the pride of work and...Show More Summary
We're hardly two months out from the launch of the iPhone X, but rumors for this year's iPhones have already begun to swirl. In addition to an updated 5.8-inch iPhone X and a 6.5-inch "iPhone X Plus" with an edgeless OLED display, it...Show More Summary
This is some security cam footage from an electronics store in China of a man biting a replacement iPhone battery, and it exploding VERY shortly afterwards. Why the hell did he bite it? Presumably for the same reason my dog bites things...Show More Summary
Pioneer's DJ mix recording app is now available for your iPhone and iPad. Cleverly named DJM-REC, the free-to-download app connects to any mixer with a USB send/return channel to record, archive and even livestream your mixes. The app gives you a 30-day trial, after which you'll need to purchase the full app for $10. Source: Pioneer
A report from China Times (translated) echoes news that we have heard from KGI that Apple is planning to release three new iPhones this year. The new models include 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch models with OLED displays, and a 6.1-inch with an LCD display. However, this latest report shares new alleged details about the 6.1-inch models LCD panel. more…
Most of the cellphone deal hype has surrounded the new iPhones for the last two months, but now that Christmas is out of the way, a few good Android offers are starting to trickle in. Verizon has a set of buy-one-get-one frees on the Pixel...Show More Summary
While Apple’s iPhone X was a critically well-received smartphone, sales of the device have been obscured so far, with Apple naturally not being one to disclose sales of a device before earnings releases. However, according to Canalys,...Show More Summary
Analyst predicts the pressure-sensitive feature may not be in a 6.1 inch iPhone for release later this year.
Video. A video of a man at an electronics store has gone viral in Asia. What's so special about the video? As you can see in the GIF above, the man bites an iPhone replacement battery shortly before the battery explodes. More » ...
The European Commission is reportedly preparing to sanction Qualcomm for anti-competitive practices in supplying components to Apple for use in its iPhones, with the antitrust watchdog potentially levying a fine against the chip producer of up to $2 billion.
Last week, software developer and researcher Abraham Masri shared details of a bug that would allow others to freeze your iPhone with little more than a quick text message. Apple has just pushed out iOS 11.2.5, which patches that issue...Show More Summary
"Has the Apple gone sour?" That's what JPM's tech/semi analyst Narci Chang wants to know after looking at recent iPhone X orders where he sees "more signs of weakening" and is revising his forecast for iPhone production to plunge byShow More Summary