Tag: iphone xs

iPhone XS Battery Case Kind of Fits the iPhone X, but Charging System Fails to Function [Update: Kind of Works!]

The iPhone XS Smart Battery Case launched earlier this week, and initial hands-on impressions are starting to trickle in. Update: Turns out that if you have your iPhone X updated to iOS 12.1.3, the charging functionality of the new iPhone XS Smart Battery Case will actually work with the iPhone […]

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iPhone XS, XS Max Smart Battery Cases Have a Lower Battery Capacity Than Previous Cases

Yesterday, Apple made sure the rumor mill wasn’t a liar and launched three new Smart Battery Cases. We got new cases for the iPhone XS, XS Max, and the iPhone XR, each of which offer up plenty of extra battery life just in case the built-in option runs dry. At […]

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Apple Launches New Smart Battery Cases for iPhone XS, XS Max, and iPhone XR

Apple didn’t launch a battery case for the iPhone X, but the company is coming back strong with three new cases for its three newest iPhones. Apple officially introduced three new battery case options for the newest iPhone lineup. There is a smart battery case for the iPhone XS, iPhone […]

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Apple replaced 11 million iPhone batteries last year, insider says

When Apple lowered its revenue guidance for the Christmas quarter a couple of weeks ago, Tim Cook explained Apple’s rare miss in a letter, providing several interesting details about the company’s financial performance for the period. iPhone sales weren’t as strong as Apple would have hoped, thanks to several reasons. Among them, Cook highlighted the […]

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Apple Wanted to Use Qualcomm Chips in 2018 iPhones but Qualcomm Wouldn’t Sell

By now it’s old news that the iPhone XS lineup and the iPhone XR use Intel chips under the hood, rather than a mix of Intel and Qualcomm. And while some have speculated that Apple had always wanted to use Intel-only for that particular year of iPhones, it turns out […]

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How to Fix Face ID Problems on iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR

Love it or hate it, you cannot ignore Face ID now. After first being introduced with the iPhone X in 2017, Face ID is now the only biometric authentication method offered by Apple across its 2018 iPhone and iPad Pro lineup. It took years for the fingerprint sensor technology to […]

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2019 iPhone XS Max Successor to Feature Triple-Camera Setup, iPhone XR to Get Dual-Camera

A new WSJ report claims that Apple will again be unveiling three new iPhones this year. The company plans to add a triple-camera setup to the high-end iPhone XS Max successor, with the iPhone XS and iPhone XR successors featuring a dual-camera setup. Right now, the iPhone XS and iPhone […]

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Apple Reportedly Told Chinese iPhone Venders to Drop iPhone 8, iPhone XR, iPhone XS and XS Max Prices

There are always two sides to every story, and that definitely appears to be the case when it comes to how the iPhone market is doing. Earlier today, there was a report that Apple had cut iPhone XS and iPhone XR production by upwards of 10 percent for the firs […]

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Apple Supplier Announces New Light and Proximity Sensors to Help Shrink the 2019 iPhone Notch

Apple obviously has its own pipe dreams related to the iPhone, but it can only go so far based on the realities of the technology available to it. That’s why the notch on the iPhone X, and the iPhone XS/XS Max and iPhone XR are so big. However, word on […]

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New leak may show some of the first live Galaxy S10+ photos the world has ever seen

Christmas Day brings us more Galaxy S10 leaks, which shouldn’t come as much of a surprise considering how much new info we’ve been learning on a daily basis lately. First up, we’ve got images that feature alleged Galaxy S10+ screen protectors created by an accessory company using information from Samsung’s factories that is believed to […]

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Apple Launches iPhone XR and iPhone XS Trade-in Program in China, Japan, Australia, More

After launching a boosted iPhone XR and iPhone XS trade-in program in the United States, Apple has now launched a similar trade-in program in China. Unlike the U.S. though, the trade-in program is only available for customers through Apple retail stores. The boosted trade-in program will give existing iPhone customers […]

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T-Mobile Offering a Free iPhone When You Activate a Line and Trade in an Eligible Device

T-Mobile offered up a variety of ways to get a free phone recently, thanks to the holiday shopping sprees out there, and now the offer is back. The magenta un-carrier is offering up a return to its free iPhone offer, letting customers, both new and existing, add a line to […]

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Lawsuit Alleges iPhone 8 Plus Comes with Higher-Quality Display Than iPhone X

A new lawsuit has been filed against Apple for misleading consumers about the screen size of the iPhone X, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max. The suit has been filed in the US District Court of Northern California, with the plaintiffs alleging that Apple’s “all screen” marketing about the iPhone […]

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