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iPhone 8 production halved as everyone waits the iPhone X

Apple shares drop 2% after the 50% production cut. Apple’s new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus might not be outselling the last year’s iPhone 7/7 Plus, but the company’s biggest weapon has not been launched just yet. The iPhone X, the special model announced along with the regular iPhone 8 line, is coming to the market next month possibly attracting customers with its innovative hardware and software features. We are now hearing that Apple has reduced the orders for the iPhone 8 line for November and December by 50%, which is not unexpected news. But the problem for Apple is[…]

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Serious Wi-Fi vulnerability puts billion of devices at risk, but Apple already patched it

KRACK Wi-Fi is a serious security issue. The major vulnerability found recently by KU Leuven in Belgium has been called KRACK Wi-Fi. It affects the WPA2 protocol that encrypts the internet traffic when the device is connected to Wi-Fi networks, possibly putting the device at risk of being hacked. KRACK exploits the weaknesses in the Wi-Fi protocol, so an attacker could steal sensitive information like passwords, credit cards, emails, and more. A hacker could also inject ransomware into website and manipulate data. This vulnerability can affect any device running iOS, Android, MacOS, Windows or Linux, but fortunately your iPhone or[…]

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iPhone 8 sales are better than predicted

Foxconn’s revenue increases 42% month-to-month. Apple is not yet sharing details about the sales of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, but the iPhone manufacturer Foxconn is reporting a 42.4% increase in the revenue in September. The year-to-year revenue is actually 3.7% lower, but Apple has only released two of the three new models as the iPhone X will go on sale in November, and its production has just started. It appears that the iPhone 8 production is just a bit lower than last year’s iPhone 7, and Apple could expect a significant increase in the overall sales once the[…]

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Apple Pencil could be coming to iPhone in 2019

Stylus support for iPhone in 2019? Apple has just released its lineup for 2017, but we already see reports covering the company’s hardware plans for the near future. After the news about a foldable iPhone, and new OLED models in 2018, we can now hear from sources in Korea that Apple is exploring the possibility of bringing its digital pen to the iPhone by 2019. Apple Pencil, a digital stylus introduced for iPad Pro in 2015, could be coming to iPhone, as Apple engineers reportedly started working on an iPhone supporting digital pen input. The Korea Herald informs that the[…]

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Foldable iPhone may arrive in 2019

Apple working with LG on foldable OLED panels. The first foldable mobile devices may be coming to the market soon, as companies like Samsung, ZTE, Microsoft and others are reportedly exploring the new tech, and their first devices may debut in 2018. According to a report by The Investors, Apple is also working on a future foldable iPhone, along with LG who will supply the OLED panels for the 2019 model. In previous news we learn that Apple might launch a device with a flexible display after 2018 when LG will be ready with the mass-production. Sources familiar with the[…]

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iPhone 8 Plus’s Portrait Lighting showcased in a new video

See how to create dramatic studio lighting effects. Apple has today released a new video advertisement for iPhone 8 Plus, highlighting the new portrait mode features that are exclusive to the 5.5-inch phone. You can watch the video uploaded to the official Apple channel in YouTube below: The ad shows the different settings you can use in the Portait Mode with the iPhone 8 Plus. The feature is exclusive to the new Plus model, and works pretty well, even in the current Beta mode. It utilizes the new dual-lens camera configuration on the iPhone 8 Plus in order to simulate[…]

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Battery and RAM specs for the iPhone X officially confirmed

iPhone X comes with 2,716mAh and 3GB RAM. While Apple usually remains quiet about some important specs of its new devices, information about RAM and battery always leak from certification authorities before the launch of the new models. It’s official that the iPhone X will be coming to the market in early November, and we can now confirm that Apple’s most premium iPhone ever will have a 2,716 mAh battery. According to Tenaa in China, the iPhone X’s battery will be larger than the battery in iPhone 8 Plus, which is interesting considering that the X model is actually smaller[…]

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Apple working to fix the crackling noise during phone calls with iPhone 8

The company acknowledged a software bug, fix coming soon. Apple’s new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were released last week, but some users reported annoying crackling sounds during phone calls from the device’s earpiece. Fortunately, the issue should be fixed soon. According to Apple, the small number of devices that have been affected can expect a software update for iOS to eliminate the intermittent in-call static and noise. The Verge has published a statement from Apple: “We are aware of the issue which is affecting customers in a small number of cases,” an Apple spokesperson said. “Our team is[…]

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iPhone 8 Plus adoption higher than all previous ‘Plus’ models after the first weekend

But the iPhone 8 market share is lower than the iPhone 7. Mobile engagement platform Localytics has released a report covering the first weekend of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus sales. The company released the two new models on September 22, while the $999 iPhone X won’t arrive before November 3rd. According to the report, the market share of both new iPhone 8 models is lower compared with the previous models during the first weekend of sales. Last year’s iPhone 7 had a 1% adoption rate, while the iPhone 7 Plus had 0.2%. At the same time, in the[…]

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Crackling noise during phone calls reported by iPhone 8 users [Updated]

Some users have problems with the call quality from iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. It’s not something rare to write about problems with new smartphones on the market, especially if we are talking about the world’s most popular one – the iPhone. Do you remember ‘bendgate’?Apparently, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are not an exception, as after a few days on sale some customers have reported bad audio quality during phone calls. MacRumors has started a forum discussion about the problem, and we can read that many owners have described similar experience – annoying crackling sounds from the[…]

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