Tag Archives: iPhone

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus: Early impressions and hands-on photos & videos

Apple just took the wraps off of its latest and greatest iPhones — iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The ultra-thin, larger-screened devices look a lot like the mockups and leaked parts we saw before the launch, but you never really can tell how an Apple devices looks until the company unveils it and we get our hands on them. For journalists and bloggers…

Apple wants to replace the wallet with Apple Pay

Apple’s ambition is to replace the wallet. It’s launching Apple Pay in order to do so. We spend $12 billion a year on credit cards, with 200 million daily credit card transactions in what Tim Cook called a “huge business”. Yet, credit and debit cards outdated and vulnerable, according to Cook. To use Apple Pay, you can simply tap your iPhone on…

Apple introduces 5.5″ iPhone 6 Plus

Like the iPhone 6, the 5.5″ iPhone 6 Plus has an IPS Retina HD display with better colors, A8 processor, built-in app scaling, LTE-A, voice over LTE, 802.11 ac Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi calling, an M8 motion coprocessor, an improved camera, and Apple Pay. The iPhone 6 Plus will start at $299 for 16 GB, $399 for 64 GB, and $499 for 128 GB on contract. It can be…

Report: Both 4.7 and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 models to launch on Sept. 19

A new report from iGen.fr claims that both of the upcoming iPhone 6 models will ship on September 19. The French blog, who has provided accurate information in the past with regards to Apple launch dates, believes that the 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhones will launch on the same day, contrary to previous reports, with the larger model facing initial supply…

5.5-inch iPhone 6 battery with 2,915mAh capacity caught on video

Following previous leaks, a new video has emerged allegedly showing the battery belonging to the 5.5-inch iPhone 6. The video, shared by serial leakers Nowhereelse.fr, shows a battery with a 2,915mAh capacity running at 4.35 volts with Apple part number 616-0675, all of which is in line with previous information. A 2,915mAh capacity would represent a…

Apps on 5.5-inch iPhone 6 could adopt iPad-like layout in landscape mode

Apps on the rumored 5.5-inch iPhone 6 could adopt an iPad-like layout when operated in landscape orientation. It appears that the larger model will offer up a more productive space for apps to take advantage of and could include a dual-pane interface as seen on apps for Apple’s tablet devices. Developer Steve Troughton-Smith was the first to share…

iPhone 6 videos: Chinese clones or the real deal?

As anticipation for Apple’s next-generation smartphone reaches fever pitch, a number of videos and images allegedly showing pre-relaase, functional and activated iPhone 6 units have been doing the rounds. The first was shared on Weibo (reuploaded by 9to5Mac), embedded below, appears to show a 4.7-inch iPhone being unlocked via Touch ID. The video…

Moment lenses – The only choice for mobile photography [Review]

Back in January, a little company from Seattle called Moment launched a Kickstarter for some serious mobile camera lenses. They introduced Moment Wide (a wide-angle lens) and Moment Tele (a 2x telephoto lens), with the idea that mobile photography will be the most common option for most people. I’ve been thinking this for a while, but I had struggled to…