IPhone X

People Are Spending $1,000 On A New iPhone X And Then Immediately Shattering It

If you haven't heard, Apple just released the iPhone X.<p>Nick England / Getty Images<p>The newest iPhone, which starts at $999, has a ton of fancy bells …

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Apple Loop: Apple Confirms Three New iPhones, Massive iPhone X Upgrade, Latest MacBook Pro Problems

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes FaceID for every new iPhone in 2018, the corners being cut for a cheaper iPhone X, secrets inside the new MacBook Pro, falling iPhone sales in India, the lack of fast chargers for the iPhone, Photoshop for …

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$100 iPhone X clone is a lot scarier than it looks

Now that rival smartphone makers have had some time to follow in Apple’s footsteps, you don’t have to spend $1,000 on an iPhone X to enjoy features like facial recognition and an edge-to-edge screen. For instance, this handset looks almost exactly like Apple’s latest flagship, and yet it costs just …

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Samsung Mocks iPhone's Camera, Lack of Headphone Jack, and More in Latest Galaxy S9 Ads

Samsung has expanded upon its "Ingenius" ad campaign with three new videos titled Dongle, Fast Charger, and Camera.<p>In each of the videos, Samsung depicts an Apple Store employee having a conversation with a customer, attempting to justify the iPhone compared to the Galaxy S9, as it relates to the …

Apple Store

Samsung laughs at Apple's dongles in latest Galaxy S9 ads

Samsung's latest ad campaign for the Galaxy S9 is poking Apple where it hurts -- right in the dongle.<p>(In other words, they're making fun of the extra adapters and cables that Apple users increasingly need to access "legacy" devices like wired pairs of headphones, SD card slots and other …

Apple Store

2018 iPhone takes shape, big overhaul coming, reports say

As leaks intensify, we may be getting a clearer picture of the 2018 iPhone lineup.<p>In a word, big. Big as in really big displays and big design changes.<p>The latest reports claim to show the front glass panels on the new iPhones. That trio of phones, in order of size, are expected to be an “iPhone X …

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All three front screen panels of the 2018 iPhone X have leaked

By Luke Edwards<p>Apple's new 2018 iPhone X models, that number a total of three, appear to have leaked in a new photo that shows off the screen front …

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How to Close Apps on iPhone X in iOS 12

When Apple launched the iPhone X, a whole new set of gestures were introduced, changing the way that we were used to interacting with our iPhones.<p>One of these changes involved the App Switcher and the way apps are closed, with Apple introducing a gesture that was much more cumbersome than the …

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It’s looking increasingly like there will be three follow-ups to the iPhone X

The iPhone family is expanding.<p>Documents filed to the Eurasian Economic Commission, the executive arm of the post-Soviet states that formed the Eurasian Economic Union, appear to show that Apple is preparing three models of its next iPhone, as has been speculated over the course of the last …

iOS

This $530 Android phone can take better shots than the $1,000 iPhone X — sometimes

One of the biggest deciding factors between cheaper and more expensive smartphones — and even between phones that cost around $700 — is camera performance. The endless smartphone camera debate rages on, and it's likely to keep going until smartphone makers can't possibly improve smartphone cameras …

Mobile Technology

This $100 Fake iPhone X Sure Looks Real

If you're in China and think the deal on the iPhone X you're seeing just can't be beaten, you might want to think again.<p>In a feature published …

Consumer News

Samsung smack-talks iPhone X with more ‘Ingenious’ ads

Samsung continues tyring to sell smartphones with advertising that gives more airtime to Apple.<p>Three more commercials in Samsung’s “Ingenious” campaign went public today with a belief in accentuating the negative. Each exploits a different criticism of the iPhone X – the need for a dongle, the lack …

Apple Store

Best phones with wireless charging: iPhone X, Galaxy S9, LG G7 and more

Though not a universal feature in phones yet , built-in wireless charging is big convenience for some users. With one less wire to plug in, you can simply place your phone on a charging pad to re-up its battery -- no special case or accessory needed. If you're interested in the feature, we rounded …

Wireless Charging

Galaxy S10 tipped to have an even bigger screen than the Galaxy S9

You might not remember them now, but early Galaxy S9 rumors claimed that the phone would have significantly smaller bezels compared to the Galaxy S8, …

Phones

Metric Unveil 'Dark Saturday' Video — Shot Entirely On An iPhone X

Canadian rock band Metric have released the first song from their upcoming album. Titled “Dark Saturday,” the track is filled with heavy, …

Synthpop

Pitaka Magcase Pro iPhone X case review

<b>REVIEW</b> – Pitaka has made the leap from single layer cases to a multi-material protective case in the new MagCase Pro for the iPhone X. Does the …

Gear & Gadgets

Review: a counterfeit, $100 iPhone X

Motherboard:<p>The phone looks like an iPhone X. It has the same form factor, most of the same detailing, no home button, the same volume rockers and …

Apps

The counterfeit $100 iPhone X

Here’s a great story by Jason Koebler and Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai of Motherboard about an Android phone designed to look like the iPhone X, …

Apps

Apple Suddenly 'Confirms' Three Radical New iPhones

We know a lot about Apple’s upcoming new iPhones: their size changes, reduced prices, smart technology and inherent compromises. But now Apple itself has suddenly confirmed the existence of these new models…<p>Spotted by Consomac, Apple has chosen to publicly file identifiers for all its new iPhones …

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Nokia’s iPhone X clone is amazingly affordable

Just like every other smartphone maker, Nokia now offers its own iPhone X clone.<p>The Nokia X5 gives buyers a 5.86-inch edge-to-edge display and impressive specifications at an amazingly affordable price tag. There’s just one problem for now.<p>A small number of rival smartphone makers have mocked the …

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Nokia X5 launched as impressively cheap iPhone X rival – 5.1 Plus incoming?

HMD Global has launched the Nokia X5, a cut-price Android phone that apes the look of the iPhone X.<p>Before we get into the specs, let's get a couple …

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Counterfeit $100 iPhone X mimics $1000 original’s UI, features, and port

Counterfeiters have never been afraid to brazenly knock off Apple’s products, but they’ve rarely had as much success as a $100 iPhone X knockoff Motherboard discovered in Shenzhen, China. From its use of a sophisticated iOS skin for Android to a chassis that clones the $1000 iPhone down to its …

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Review goes hands-on w/ a fake $100 iPhone X & the grave security holes that come with it

The market of counterfeit Apple products has been well documented in the past, with offerings ranging from knockoff AirPods to deceivingly well-designed Apple Watch clones. Now, a new report from <i>Motherboard</i> examines a counterfeit iPhone X purchased for $100…<p>Right off the bat, in terms of design, …

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How Big will the iPhone X Plus Be?

Back in May, rumors swept around that the new 2018 iPhone X Plus would have a huge 6.5-inch display. Obviously that’s putting the “phab” in …

iPad Mini

iPhone rumours: What we know so far about Apple's new handsets

Amid the usual fanfare, Apple is expected to reveal its latest iPhone developments later this year with the launch of an update to its premium iPhone X and two new smartphones including a smaller model and its largest model ever.<p>The California tech giant normally keeps its plans tightly under …

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Apple Takes U.S. Market Share From Samsung

Apple's success in the U.S. could accelerate during its coming product cycle.<p>A research report recently published by Consumer Intelligence Research …

IPhone 8

Pick up rare deals on Apple’s flagship devices: iPhone X $840 (Refurb, Orig. $999), more

DailySteals offers 9to5Toys readers an exclusive discount on the certified refurbished Apple iPhone X 64GB for <b>$839.99 shipped</b> when promo code <b>9TO5TOYSX</b> is applied during checkout. <i>Note:</i> <i>this model is locked to AT&T service upon arrival.</i> Originally $999, iPhone X discounts have been hard to come by …

IPhone 8

Apple Releases iOS 12 Public Beta 3

Apple recently released the fourth developer beta of iOS 12 and now they have also released their new iOS 12 Public Beta 3.<p>The iOS 12 Public Beta 3 …

iOS

Review of a disarmingly convincing $100 counterfeit iPhone X

Jason Koebler and Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai received a $100 iPhone X from China and marveled at how convincing the top-to-bottom, …

Apps

Apple iPhone 2018 Display Panels Leak Online, Looks Similar to The iPhone X

The glass panels apparently confirm that new models will look similar to the iPhone X - at least from the front<p>Apple is expected to launch three …

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