Tag Archives: iPhone 5s

Apple reduces price of iPhone 5s in India

According to CNET, Apple has reduced the price of the iPhone 5s in India in order to gain marketshare in the country. The 4-inch iPhone saw a nearly 50% price reduction from 44,500 Rupees ($665) to 25,000 Rupees ($370). The price cut appears to be a move by the Californian company to increase its penetration in India, the world’s third largest…

KGI: Apple will release a new 4-inch iPhone in 2016

According to the pretty reliable KGI Security Analyst Ming Chi-Kuo, Apple is still working hard on a 4-inch iPhone variant, which should arrive sometime in the first half of 2016. Kuo also mentions what Apple’s iPhone plans are in terms of 2016. Kuo says that the 4-inch iPhone will resemble an “upgraded iPhone 5s.” However, the design of the phone is…

Apple granted Touch ID sensor on Mac patent from 2007

Apple may have first brought Touch ID to the iPhone 5s first, but they have been working on fingerprint sensors since 2007, according to a patent that has just been approved. However, the illustration for the patent shows a fingerprint sensor on a laptop that looks even older than MacBooks back in 2007. A finger sensing apparatus may include a finger…

iCarbons Review: The best iPhone skins on the market

Historically, I’ve avoided skins on my iPhone. In my experience, they’ve been poorly made, have peeled, bubbled or scuffed within days of application, and generally aren’t worth purchasing however cheap you can find them. I had heard of iCarbons before but never used one myself — Cam took a look at one last year for the iPad Air — and since…

T-Mobile unveils Cyber Monday iPhone deals: Free storage upgrades

T-Mobile has taken wraps off its Cyber Monday promotion and it will be a pleasing one to iPhone fans. For today only, customers buying selected iPhone models will get a free storage bump. That means, if you buy the 16GB iPhone 6, you’ll be given a 64GB version at no extra cost. Sweet. Here is what T-Mo is offering, while stocks last: Buy an iPhone 6…

Apple dominating US smartphone sales as iPhone 6 & 6 Plus demand exceeds supply, iPhone 5s sales remain strong

Apple is dominating smartphone sales in the US, according to new data from Canaccord Genuity analyst Michael Walkley (via AppleInsider). According to the data, Apple’s iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 5s were the top three selling smartphones at all four major carriers in the country last month. Walkley stated that his data showed the iPhone 6…

iOS 8 is here!

After being unveiled at the Apple World Wide Developer Conference in June, iOS 8 has finally become available for the public. It is released as an over-the-air update for iOS users. The latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system includes additional functionality in Messages, interactive notifications, and support for Handoff and Continuity…