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Test shows how good iPhone X’s OLED screen is at preventing burn-in

The iPhone X is the first iPhone with an OLED display, which happens to be the best smartphone display in the world right now. The screen is …

Is the iPhone X too expensive for you? Rumored price cut may change that

The most expensive iPhone yet may become slightly cheaper next year, if new rumors are to be believed — potentially enticing more people to buy an …

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10 tips and tricks for your new iPhone X

After unboxing that shiny new iPhone X, try these tips to learn the ropes and get the most out of your new phone.<p>Apple's latest iPhone ($1,149.00 at Walmart) looks and works differently than any iPhone before it. It lacks home button, ditches the fingerprint sensor, and has a fancy new camera …

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I traveled for weeks with an iPhone X as my only computer — here's what I loved, and what Apple needs to improve

Every November when my partner and I take our big annual vacation, I take along some kind of computer, just in case I need it.<p>Typically I bring along a laptop, and last year, I tried using a hybrid tablet-notebook. On this year's journey — a whirlwind three-week tour of Italy — I decided to travel …

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The Complete Guide to iPhone X Gestures & Navigation

By on Sat, 12/16/2017<p>Gestures on the iPhone’s touch screen have always been important, but with the iPhone X they become essential. Whether you need to go to Home screen, open Control Center, or simply unlock your iPhone X, it’s going to require a gesture. There are also a lot of functions, …

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All the features I’m still getting used to on the iPhone X

Strong like, not love<p>Since the week before Thanksgiving, I’ve been using the iPhone X. Prior to that, I was using the iPhone 8 Plus, which Apple loaned me. During the busy fall reviews season, I also used the Google Pixel 2 and briefly used the Essential smartphone.<p>But this article isn’t a round up …

The iPhone X's notch is ugly, but it's a great marketing tool

When it became clear that the iPhone X’s ‘bezel-less’ design would include a huge cutout at the top, people were… divided. “Steve Jobs” would have never allowed this to happen, some Apple fans decried, while others said it’s fair compromise compared to the chunkier bottom bezels on other phones.<p>But …

Apple: Revisiting My iPhone X Projections

I think it is important to keep tabs on the iPhone X's early performance, and revise my 2018 estimates for the high-end device.<p>With my previous …

10 things I hate about iPhone X

iPhone X is the best smartphone Apple ever made. It could be the best smartphone released in 2017. Like its rivals and every iPhone that came before it, however, it’s imperfect.<p>As much as I love using mine, certain things drive me crazy almost every day — and no, the “notch” isn’t one of them. Here …

One month with the Apple iPhone X: More powerful than a Plus in a killer form factor

I usually get bored with an iPhone after a few weeks and move along to more exciting Android smartphones, but there is something about the iPhone X …

My least favorite feature of the iPhone X: Control Center

With the iPhone X, Control Center has been demoted to a feature I hardly ever use. And that's a shame.<p>It turns out, the home button isn't the only …

It's Official: The iPhone X is The Best Gadget Ever Made. Here's Why

Apple has improved the iPhone with a full-screen display, and it's the future (for now).<p>There are times when you have to overcome your own perceptions and built-in biases, to set aside what you know and love, and to accept change. After using the Apple iPhone X for two weeks, relying on the new …

KGI: Improved iPhone X Shipping Estimates Due to Better-Than-Expected Production, Not Weak Demand

Steady improvements in iPhone X supplies that have seen shipping estimates fall to 1-2 weeks are due to better-than-expected improvements in production since the device's launch, rather than any weakness demand, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who shared the information in a new …

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Why the iPhone X needs its notch

Ever since Apple unveiled the iPhone X, naysayers have been complaining about “the notch.” But in today’s video, I’m going to do my best to convince you that the controversial cutout at the top of the iPhone X screen is totally not an issue.<p>Here’s why I think the iPhone X actually <i>needs</i> the …

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Tips and Tricks: Forcing Face ID

If you’ve had an iPhone X for a week or more, you have probably learned to adjust a little bit to the way Face ID works. Thanks to its machine learning capabilities, it is also doing the same and adjusting over time to what it learns from failed attempts that are followed by either successful ones …

iPhone X Face ID has a secret function which could get you in big trouble at work

If you find it difficult to get out of bed in the morning, the snooze button is one of the very worst inventions known to humanity<p>Now Apple has …

12 iPhone X Tips and Tricks You Need to Know

Apple’s decision to remove the home button means there can be an unexpected learning curve when using the iPhone X for the first time. Many tasks …

Here’s One More Reason to Get AirPods for iPhone X

If you're an Apple AirPods owner, or you're thinking of getting them, you'll be happy to know the case that houses your earbuds can do more than …

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iPhone X Named One of the '25 Best Inventions of 2017' by TIME

Apple's new flagship iPhone X is one of the best inventions of 2017, according to a new list of the top 25 inventions of the year published this morning by <i>TIME</i> magazine.<p>The smartphone, which launched on November 3, features some of the most radical design changes Apple has introduced in an iPhone …

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This is the one feature that makes the iPhone X worth $999

The iPhone X shares the same specs with the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, but it brings over a variety of features that aren’t available on the other …

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15+ iPhone X Tips and Tricks [Video]

In this hands-on video walkthrough we highlight more than 15 handy tips and tricks for new iPhone X owners. Included in the video are easier methods for invoking Control Center and Notifications, a method for recording Animoji without a time limit, and the best way to quickly switch between two …

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iPhone X Review: One week with the world’s best smartphone

Apple is a company that usually isn’t first. Not with larger-screen smartphones. Not with the switch to OLED panels. Certainly not the first to a 12 …

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Video: The fastest way to unlock your iPhone X with Face ID

There is a lot of chatter about people disappointed with the speed of unlocking the iPhone X with Face ID versus just about anything else with Touch …

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iPhone X impresses Windows executive, Android fans but bitter bloggers still hating

Apple's iPhone X is drawing compliments from some unlikely places, ranging from the official Twitter account of Steven Sinofsky, the former President …

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iPhone X Screen: Is It Really The Best On The Market? [Opinion]

A recent piece on the <i>Inquisitr</i> listed how the iPhone X stereo speakers are really the biggest update on the iPhone X. However, it’s also important to …

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How to Restart the iPhone X: Three Quick Steps To Resolve a Frozen Screen

With each new significant iteration of the iPhone, the method to restart the device, or reboot the iPhone, has changed.With the iPhone 5, it was a …

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This cinematic handheld iPhone X video shows off just how well its lens stabilisation really works

We just posted about a particularly well made iPhone X video yesterday, profiling French dessert maker Elise Lepinteur. While it is a very nice and …

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iPhone X review: Apple finally knocks it out of the park

The company’s most important smartphone in years does not disappoint, with Face ID and an all-screen design that spells the end of the home button<p>The iPhone X is Apple’s most important – and most expensive – new smartphone in four years, bringing with it a significant change to the design, dumping …

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Living with the iPhone X- Gestures and Letting Go of the Past

Today, I want to circle back around to gesture navigation and interface on the iPhone X. While I have already touched on this, it is so critical to living with the device that you can’t help but keep returning.<p>There are already PLENTY of great how-tos out there regarding the new gesture controls, …

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iPhone X Diary: One week in, and I absolutely love this phone

The executive summary of this iPhone X Diary piece – almost a week in – is that I still love it, and I have found very little more to complain about.<p>Let’s start with the look and feel. I still love it. It still feels like a single slab of glass, and it has a really great tactile feel in the hand.<p>To …

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