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Video tutorial explains how to use Apple Pay with iPhone X

A how-to video for Apple Pay has been published online. Apple has released a new video tutorial in which the company explains how to use Apple Pay for transactions with the new iPhone X. Because of the Face ID recognition system in the iPhone X, the process is a bit different than phones with Touch ID like the iPhone 7 & 8. There is no Home Button in the iPhone X, so you have to double-tap on the power button on the side. Step 1: Look for Apple Pay symbol Step 2: Double-click side button. Glance at screen Step 3: Hold[…]

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Latest iOS update fixes autofocus problems with iPhone X and iPhone 8

iOS 11.2.1 also includes some other improvements. Yesterday, Apple released the first public update of iOS 11.2, bringing fixes to HomeKit remote sharing, and some under the hood tweaks and improvements to the operating system. Apparently, the update has significantly improved the performance of the autofocus on the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Focus problems were noticed by users after the iOS 11.2 release a week ago, connected with the inability to focus on a subject while taking a photo. It has been reported that the camera was struggling to focus, constantly switching between both lenses while[…]

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Hurricane Irma, iPhone 8 and X top the Google Search in 2017

iPhone is the most popular Consumer Tech in Google Search. Apple’s iPhone 8 and X are among the top 3 of the world’s most popular search terms on Google in 2017, according to a new publication. Hurricane Irma has been the most popular search term this year, followed by the iPhone 8 and iPhone X. It’s worth mentioning that earlier this year most of the researchers and fans believed that the 10th anniversary model would be called the iPhone 8, which has definitely influenced the score. Apple called it the iPhone X, while a model called iPhone 8 offered a[…]

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iPhone X availability at US Apple Store improves to 1-3 days delivery

iPhone X now ships in 1-3 business days in the United States Contrary to the predictions in November that the iPhone X won’t be in stock consistently for months, the shipping estimates of the device in the US have been improved to just 1-3 days. All carrier variants of the iPhone X in the US (Sprint, AT&T, Verizon) can now be delivered in 1-3 days if you order them now, while the SIM-free version will be delivered in 3-5 days, according to the online store listing. Earlier this month, the ship-by estimates improved in other major markets like China, Canada[…]

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iPhone 8 is better than iPhone X, says Consumer Reports

Apple’s flagship iPnone ranked below the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. Apple has three new smartphones for this season – the iPhone 8 / 8 Plus, and the flagship iPhone X. The 10th anniversary model offers something unique that the other two doesn’t, and while for many it is the superior phone overall, there are some areas in which it definitely performs poorly. According to tests by Consumer Reports, the iPhone X is not as durable as the iPhone 8 line. Although all models have glass backs, the iPhone X had poor performance in durability tests simulating real-world accidents. Additionally,[…]

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SIM-free iPhone X now available in the United States

Unlocked and SIM-free version of the iPhone X go on sale. Over a month after Apple released the iPhone X in the marketр and managed to balance the supply and demand, the company has launched the SIM-free version of the phone. It’s an unlocked device, sold directly through the Apple Store. Along with the ability to purchase the iPhone X on a contract with AT&T, Sprint, Verizon or T-Mobile, Apple’s Online Store now has a fifth option – to buy a SIM-free version and activate with any carrier later. If you purchase this SIM free version, you should know that[…]

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Test shows the improvements in the iPhone X telephoto lens

When the dual-lens system switches to the telephoto lens? Apple introduced the dual lens camera module with the iPhone 7 Plus in 2016, allowing users to capture better low light shots, including photos with 2x zoom. But the camera does not always switch to the wide angle lens to the telephoto lens, depending on the lighting conditions. There were cases in which the phone simply cropped the photo from the wide angle lens. iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X offer an improved sensor with wider aperture, and even OIS in the iPhone X. A test by StudioNeat has measured how[…]

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iPhone X now available in 13 additional countries

Apple launches its top-end iPhone in 13 more markets. After going on sale in many countries in Europe, Asia and North America a month ago, Apple’s iPhone X has just landed in 13 new markets. In all markets stated below, except Turkey, Apple sells the iPhone X via authorized retailers or carriers, not directly. Here is the list: Albania Bosnia Cambodia Kosovo Macau Macedonia Malaysia Montenegro Serbia South Africa South Korea Thailand Turkey Prices of the iPhone X vary depending on the country, the local currency and taxes. In the United States the device starts at $1000 for the 64GB[…]

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iPhone X orders will be delivered for 1-2 weeks in the United States

Apple almost able to meet the demand for iPhone X. After changing the shipping estimates to 2-3 weeks in North America and Europe, Apple has now improved the possible delivery dates to 1-2 week in the US. The company apparently boosted production almost a month after the official launch, which has resulted in shorter delays between orders and deliveries. The most innovative smartphone in the world, as described by Time Magazine, could be purchaised from the Apple Store in many countries, or via authorised retailers and carriers. Apple is likely to meet the demand by the end of 2017, and[…]

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Time Magazine: iPhone X is one of the Best inventions of 2017

AR apps, Face ID and new design help the iPhone X to be selected. At the end of the year, Time Magazine has posted its annual report about the technology market and the interesting new products. The iPhone X was featured among the top 25 Inventions of 2017, and the device was called “A smarter smartphone”. Time Magazine calls the iPhone X the most sophisticated smartphone in the world, and this is because of the innovative design, Face ID and the Augmented Reality apps. The annual report highlights the OLED screen of the iPhone X, and also mentions the A11[…]

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