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Apple’s 2018 iPhones are rumored to not include headphone dongle in the box

Dongle-pocalypse now?<p>We all knew this day would come eventually, but apparently 2018 is the year: Apple will reportedly no longer bundle its 3.5mm to Lightning port headphone dongle with this year’s iPhone models, according to a research note from Barclays that was seen by <i>MacRumors</i>.<p>And while you …

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2018 iPhones may be missing something, and iOS 12 hides clues about the next iPhone

Apple may be ditching the free headphone jack adapter that comes in the box of this year's iPhones if the rumors are true. The latest iOS 12 beta release has some hidden clues that hint at dual SIM support for at least one of the 2018 iPhones. And even the thousand dollar price tag of the iPhone X …

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The latest iOS 12 beta all but confirms a bigger iPhone X

iOS 12 has truly been a treasure trove of both heating up the rumor mill and strongly hinting at upcoming devices.<p>Since last's September iPhone X …

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New 2018 iPhone, iPhone X Plus, iPhone 9: All the rumors on specs, price, release date

Go big or go cheap? That is the existential iPhone question Apple may tackle in 2018.<p>The company plans to introduce three new iPhone models later this year which may include a considerably larger version of the iPhone X -- the iPhone X Plus, perhaps -- as well as a significantly less expensive …

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How Apple can make a foldable iPhone good

If all the rumors are right, you won't be able to escape foldable phones if you try.<p>The latest scuttlebutt is that Apple is on track to join Samsung and Huawei in a growing group of device makers planning to make a foldable phone. While Samsung's may arrive by the end of 2018, a foldable iPhone is …

A foldable iPhone may be in the works for 2020

Foldable phones haven't gone much further than the concept stage at this point, but you can bet Apple will be there when they do arrive.<p>That could …

There's only one good name for the next iPhone

No more numbers, no more upgrade treadmills: When Apple launches its new lineup of iPhones, there's only one thing it should call them, and that …

Leaked images offer first glimpse at apparent iPhone X Plus display

Leaked photos of an apparent iPhone X Plus display have been published on a Chinese forum.<p>The device is expected to get its official unveiling this fall alongside a refreshed iPhone X and a more affordable handset with an edge-to-edge LCD display. The leaked displays are said to be from a …

How to Quickly Return to Main Home Screen on iPhone X

Apple confused quite a few people when it removed the Home button from the iPhone X. Now that we're mostly used to using gestures, swipes, and the Home bar instead of relying on the Home button, it's time to learn a few more easy iPhone X tricks for navigating quickly around our devices. One …

Make Your Own Emoji with This Free Emoji App for Your iPhone

iPhone emojis are a fun addition to iMessages, but the selection can get a bit stale after a while. Sure you can add stickers to your messages, but wouldn't it be nice to make your own emojis to send your friends and family? There are several apps in the App Store that will let you create …

How to Create a Group Conversation in Instagram Direct on iPhone

If you'd like to start a direct message to two or more friends on Instagram, you can create a new group conversation.<p>Tap the icon that looks like a paper airplane in the top right corner of Feed.<br>• Now tap the plus in the top right corner.<p>Choose two or more people you'd like to include in your group …

From iOS 12 to watchOS 5: All the new Apple software we expect this year

Earlier this week, Zac outlined all of the hardware products Apple is likely to release as this year progresses. Just as important as those hardware releases, however, are the software updates that will accompany them.<p>We already know that Apple has iOS 11.3 planned for this month, but beyond that …

Apple's New iPhones Have A Strange Camera Concern

Apple is making significant changes to its iPhone line-up this year. But until then it seems the company cannot shake the nasty surprises from its current range of flagship iPhones…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating the best features / biggest</i> …

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I’ve tried every single iPhone currently available — here’s my ranking of the 8 iPhones you can buy right now

From the brand-new, futuristic iPhone X to the tiny-but-powerful iPhone SE, the current iPhone lineup has a range of devices and price points.<p>At this point, I've tried all eight of Apple's current iPhones. And although the iPhone X is gorgeous and powerful, it's not the phone I would recommend to …

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From AirPower to the biggest iPhone yet: all the new Apple hardware we expect this year

We’re now two months into 2018 and possibly just days away from Apple releasing new products, so let’s take a look at all the new hardware we expect Apple to release this year. From new iPhones to upgraded iPads and unreleased products and features we’ve already seen announced, there’s a lot on the …

The Next iPhone Is Going To Be Unreasonably Massive

Wave goodbye to your pockets<p>The line between phone and tablet is fast becoming blurred, and it looks like Apple is about to finally bridge that gap with their largest iPhone yet.<p>According to <i>Bloomberg</i>, the Cali tech giants are set to unveil the iPhone X Plus, featuring a 6.5-inch screen. That’s 12% …

How a bigger Apple iPhone would compare to iPhone X, iPad, Note 8

LOS ANGELES — So just how big is a 6.5-inch smartphone?<p>That's the size analyst Daniel Ives of GBH Insights believes Apple will go on a new iPhone in the fall. That would be Apple's biggest model ever, the size of a "phablet," which is close to tablet size.<p>At 6.5 inches, it would be near, but not as …

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Why Apple Will Sell Hundreds of Millions of iPhone Upgrades in the Next 18 Months

Who said Apple’s iPhone is in trouble?<p>Fresh off a year-over-year decline in iPhone shipments last quarter, hundreds of millions of iPhone owners …

7 display settings that can make your iPhone screen clearer

An iPhone ($1,000 at Cricket Wireless) looks pretty good right out of the box, but after you slip it into even the slimmest of cases and start using it under a variety of lighting conditions, the screen and body can lose some of their luster. I can't help you with the case situation, but I can help …

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Apple’s new 6.1-inch iPhone is expected to sell like crazy

Apple’s upcoming 6.1-inch iPhone will be a smash hit, according to one reliable analyst.<p>It is expected to become the most popular model in the 2018 lineup, thanks mostly to its more affordable price tag. Sales could total a whopping 100 million units over its lifetime.<p>iPhone X didn’t kick off the …

iPhone X Plus Release Date, Images, Price, and Specs

- Feb 10, 2018<p>iPhone X Plus, the bigger version Apple’s flagship phone, might become reality. While there isn’t a hint of any official report …

Growing number of iPhone X users unable to accept calls, Apple investigating

<i>The Financial Times</i> today highlights an issue purportedly plaguing a growing number of iPhone X users. The report explains that some users are unable to answer phone calls with their iPhone X because the display does not wake up while the phone is ringing, thus meaning they can’t access the accept …

Apple sold the most smartphones over the holidays

Smartphone sales were so slow during the holiday season of 2017, that Apple overtook Samsung to capture the first place in the market, according to IDC and Strategy Analytics. This, despite the fact that iPhone sales dropped during the holidays -- down 1.3 percent from the same period the year …

How to Activate Siri on iPhone X

The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus and previous iPhones use the Home button to activate Siri, but that’s not an option with the iPhone X. While activating Siri may not be as intuitive on the iPhone X, it’s just as easy once you retrain your muscle memory. The Side button (formerly known as the Sleep/Wake …

Apple's 2018 iPhone X will have new metal frame allowing for faster wireless data transfers

Supply chain reports suggest that Apple will expand it's casing business for the 2018 iPhone to Catcher and Casetek, with a new casing required to …

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KGI: Apple to offer two OLED iPhones with updated stainless steel frames next year

iPhone X is still brand new, but there are already a few rumors about what to expect from Apple next year for its successor(s). Included in a heavily supplier-focused investment report from KGI Securities’ analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is a fresh mention of Apple offering not one but two iPhones with OLED …

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iPhone X Diary: The keynote impressed me, but real-life use wows me

My first impression diary pieces are usually exactly that: based on just taking it out of the box, setting it up and playing with it for an hour or three.<p>This time, however, my iPhone X didn’t arrive until the end of the day on Friday, by which time I was already out for the evening. So this time …

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iPhone X customers warned of ‘burn-in’

While a revamped display might be a welcome change for iPhone fans, the technology isn’t without its downsides.<p>Just days after launching the 10th …

Here's How to Get an Early Start on Your iPhone X Order

We're getting ever closer to the iPhone X's launch, with Apple taking orders for its anticipated phone at 3 a.m. ET on October 27. But Apple's …

Latest video of iPhone X in the wild shows off white design and more

As we approach the release of the iPhone X next month, the device continues to make appearances in the wild. We shared a video and a handful of images of the device earlier this month, and now another close-up look of the iPhone X in white has hit the web…<p>Shared on Reddit, this video shows the …

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