Tag Archives: iPhone

Chinese iPhone 6 and 6 Plus reservations hit 2 million in 6 hours

Chinese carriers have recorded over 2 million reservations for Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in the first six hours of opening, according to Chinese media reports (via AppleInsider). Official pre-orders do not start in the country until October 10, but carriers and retailers have already begun offering reservation systems. The report also noted…

Samsung to panic-launch Galaxy Note 4 to beat iPhone 6 into China

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been a rip-roaring success, selling a record 10 million units over the first weekend of sales. And Samsung is worried. In an effort to boost its declining mobile sales, the Korean company has decided to launch its new flagship Galaxy Note 4 device early in selected markets — namely China and South Korea. The device will…

My 5 favorite iOS 8 Notification Center widgets

With iOS 8, Apple has brought hundreds of new features to its mobile operating system. One such feature that has proven popular with power-users already is the addition of widgets. Rather than confusing the home screen grid with moving widgets and live tiles, Apple has opted to stow them away in Notification Center. While this might not please everyone,…

iPhone 6 Plus put through extreme torture tests

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have only been on sale little over a week and have only been in customers’ hands since last Friday, September 19. However, not all of the lucky people who lined up and managed to get their hands on one of the 10 million iPhones sold over the weekend have used the device to its full potential. Instead, some have decided to…

Apple: Record breaking 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sales

Apple today announced that it has sold 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units. This figure includes the 4 million pre-orders previously announced. The new iPhone models went on sale on Friday, September 19, to long lines around the world. This year, in particular, it seemed iPhones were both highly desirable and limited in supply with many…

Every iPhone model compared in side-by-side speed test video

An interesting video emerged over the weekend showing side-by-side speed comparisons featuring all 10 models of iPhone. YouTuber EverythingApplePro ran various tests simultaneously on the iPhones, including the original iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus. The clip, embedded…