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Some Apple fans stick with original 2007 iPhone

Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to unveil the next generation of iPhone on Tuesday — a device that will surely be proclaimed the company’s greatest …

The iPhone 5 Is Still Apple's Most Popular Phone

In the study, Localytics examined more than 100 million iPhone and iPad models during the month of August. And their findings were pretty interesting.<p>Despite the fact most recent Apple phones are the iPhone 5C and 5S, the iPhone 5 is still the most popular phone, with a 27% share of iPhones. The 5S …

Apple 'iWatch' and iPhone 6 launch: what to expect

What do we expect from the Apple announcements today?<p>Certain<p>• two new iPhones: one with a screen (measured diagonally) of 4.7in, the other with a 5.5in screen<p>• buttons on the side of the new, larger phones<p>• the 5.5in phone will cost more than the 4.7in device; it’s designed to appeal to consumers …

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Hands-On Impressions

Our first look at Apple's new, larger iPhones.<p>Today Apple unveiled its newest smartphones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, which, together, reflect …

Do You Really Need An iPhone 6?

Photo: Courtesy of Apple.<p>We know iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are now available for preorder, and we know you want it. But, do you need it? Do you deserve it? …

Why Apple Just Lost Its Common Sense With The iPhone 6 And 6 Plus

“No one’s going to buy a big phone,” mocked Steve Jobs when asked about large smartphones at a press conference.<p>Four years later, current Apple CEO Tim Cook decided otherwise and unveiled earlier this week the iPhone 6 family, the first phones designed post-Steve Jobs. And it shows. The 6+ is a …

Are the New iPhones Too Big for Women's Hands?

As Apple starts designing for our bodies, it will have to account for the fact that they're not all the same size.<p>When Apple releases its new iPhones later this month, consumers will decide whether they’re better than what came before.<p>Regardless, they’ll certainly be <i>bigger.</i><p>The previous generation …

iPhone Orders Start Today: Here Are the Best Deals

iPhone 6 pre-orders start Friday, and carriers (and some retailers) are fighting tooth and nail for your business. We've compiled the best deals of …

iPhone 6 presales begin -- with US Apple Store caught napping

The launch of the new iPhone 6 models is supposed to be Apple's biggest. But the company's online store wasn't up to the task at the start.<p>Apple's online store came back online early Friday, but it was more than two hours after presales were slated to start for the company's new iPhone 6 …

Steve Jobs Turned Out To Be Completely Wrong About The Key Reason People Like The iPhone

And while this sort of hindsight wisdom feels a little bit tawdry, it actually cuts to the heart of what is driving the $276 billion smartphone market right now: screen size.<p>Apple launched its new phone with 4.7- and 5.5-inch screens for a reason: Rival companies, particularly Samsung, have spent …

iPhones: One-Third Of Doctors Might Buy iPhone 6 By Thanksgiving. Why Do They Love Apple So Much?

Apple's iPhone 6, which went on pre-order at 12:01 a.m. PST on Friday, is big. It’s bulky. It’s loaded with new health and fitness apps.<p>And that might make it perfect for doctors — who are notorious Apple iPhone fans to begin with.<p>“Doctors love their iPhones,” says Dr. Nate Gross, the co-founder of …

Four examples prove you should hold off pre-ordering the iPhone 6

The September shipment of the iPhone 6 sold out in hours. But it may be a blessing in disguise for those who missed out. I regularly buy the newest iPhone, but I also wait while the early adopters work out the bugs that plague the first batch.<p>Let’s take a brief look at all the problems that …

Apple’s 4 million iPhone 6 pre-orders in context

Apple sold 4 million of its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in 24 hours—a record, according to the Wall Street Journal (paywall). How does that compare to other iPhone launches—and its normal sales rate?<p>Over the past year, through the company’s June quarter, Apple sold 163.7 million iPhones. …

Apple: iPhone pre-orders topped 4 million on first day

Apple says pre-orders for its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones topped 4 million during the first 24 hours, a new record for the tech giant.<p>Apple's online store along with the four major wireless carriers -- AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon -- all have pre-order shipments for the new iPhones …

Apple has already sold 4 million iPhone 6s

In case it wasn’t already obvious, people really like their iPhones. Apple announced this morning that it received a record 4 million orders for the …

Apple announces record 4 million preorders for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in first 24 hours

Apple has just announced that preorders for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have topped all previously set records, achieving 4 million sales in the first twenty-four hours. In the press release, Cook said he is thrilled that customers love them “as much as we do”.<p>Apple® today announced a record number …

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Apple’s iPhone 6 tops 4 million in pre-orders

Apple Inc.'s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus topped 4 million in pre-orders in the first 24 hours, as early demand for the smartphones outstrips supply.<p>Deliveries will start at the end of this week, when the devices officially go on sale, with many not scheduled until next month, the Cupertino, …

Apple: Record 4 Million Pre-Orders of iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Made in 24 Hours – MacStories

Apple announced this morning that they had seen a record number of first day pre-orders with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, with over 4 million pre-ordered in the first 24 hours. Apple notes that the demand well exceeds the initial pre-order supply and many iPhone customers aren't scheduled to …

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Apple sells a record 4 million iPhone 6 units in just 24 hours

Apple fans are responding to the two larger iPhone 6 models with great enthusiasm. The company announced on Monday that it sold 4 million iPhones in …

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iPhone 6: Apple Confirms Record Pre-Orders And Big Supply Shortage

If you want an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, but have been holding fire you could be in for a long wait. In an official announcement Apple has just announced “a record number of first day pre-orders” totalling 4 million units for the two models combined. It has also warned “many” customers will …

Why Bernstein Is Wrong That Apple's First Weekend iPhone Sales Could Disappoint

Bernstein’s Apple analyst Toni Sacconaghi, who I greatly respect as one of the best analysts on the Street, believes that the company’s first weekend sales of the iPhone’s 6 and 6 Plus could be between 7 and 9 million vs. expectations of 10 million or more from a StreetInsider article. This would …

Is it worth upgrading to the iPhone 6?

<b>Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper.</b><p><b>This week’s question</b><p>My tech-mad husband wants to upgrade his perfectly good iPhone 4 for the latest 6 model, and I’m fed up. He’s …

Game Centered: Metal Revolutionizes iOS Gaming

Game Centered features roundups and in-depth reviews of the best in iOS games and related gaming news. This week we've got some of the biggest news to concern iOS gaming ever, that's no exaggeration. You've been hearing all about the new and improved power of iOS 8's Metal, which vastly enhances …

How to set up Touch ID on your new iPhone 6

Did you just buy your first iPhone with Touch ID? It’s time to put the feature to work.<p>Setting up Touch ID<p>The first time you start an iPhone 6, …

I finally got my iPad to take calls like an iPhone (but it wasn't easy)

Two of the neatest features I expected from<p>Apple's newiOS 8operating system for its mobile devices involve that old disrespected function, voice calling on the phone.<p>One enables Wi-Fi calling on the<p>iPhone-- the device can connect for voice calls, not only data services, when its Wi-Fi connection …

The iPhone 6 Plus Really Isn't THAT Big

I picked up an iPhone 6 Plus from my local Apple Store this morning. Like most people, I hadn’t seen it ‘in the flesh’ before I reserved it (let alone before I paid for it) but I thought it was notable enough a device to spend some quality time with over the next year, seeing how Apple and its …

iPhone 6 Plus: First impressions

Apple’s new iPhones are finally here, and judging by stock levels in Apple retail stores and reports on Twitter, it’s the iPhone 6 Plus that people are most excited for. Mine arrived about four hours ago, and I’ve hardly put it down since I snatched it out of the hands of the UPS delivery …