Tag: iPhone 8

Apple reportedly plans an A13-based iPhone 8 as its 2020 small phone

Having discontinued its smallest and most affordable iPhone last year, Apple is reportedly planning a somewhat different strategy for its next small device: a refresh of the iPhone 8 with a next-generation A13 processor. That’s the latest word from Taiwan’s Economic Daily News, which claims Apple will use an “old bottle, new wine” strategy for […]

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Unc0ver Jailbreak for iOS 12 – iOS 12.1.2 Released; Supports Cydia and A8X-A11 Devices

The @pwn20wnd team has released beta 29 of unc0ver 3.0.0 which has full support to jailbreak iOS 12 – iOS 12.1.2 and features Cydia and Substrate compatibility. For now, the jailbreak tool only supports A8X-A11 powered iOS devices like the iPhone 7, iPhone 8, and iPhone X. Support for A12 devices like the iPhone XS, […]

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Apple is forced to use Qualcomm chips in older iPhones after German lawsuit

(Reuters) — Apple said Thursday that it will resume selling older iPhone models in its stores in Germany after they were banned last year, but only with chips from Qualcomm, which is in a global legal battle against the Cupertino company. Apple said it had “no choice” but to stop using some chips from Intel […]

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Apple Considering Changing Parts of iPhone 7, iPhone 8 to Restart Sales in Germany

If you ask Qualcomm, Apple is still selling banned iPhones in Germany. But it sounds like Apple is mulling ideas to actually start doing that in an official capacity. According to a report from WinFuture, Apple is going over options that would see the company changing a few key, specific parts of the iPhone 7 […]

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Tesla Launches an Amazon Store With New iPhone Cases

Tesla is not a stranger to iPhone accessories, with the company launching cases for the iPhone 6s back in 2015. Those leather cases were created from leftover seat coverings, and equipped with RFID blocking technology. And now the auto manufacturer has a set of new iPhone cases, but it’s changing things up in how it […]

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Verizon’s Visible Network is Now Carrying Several Different iPhone Models

In early 2018, Verizon introduced a brand new MVNO option for folks who would like to use Verizon’s network, but not necessarily sign up for the service. At the time, Visible didn’t actually offer any devices directly. You simply just had to bring your iPhone to connect to the network. However, it did start at […]

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Apple Forced to Retract Part of Press Release Regarding iPhone Sales in Germany in Qualcomm Battle

First Apple was dealt a blow as certain iPhone models were banned in Germany, and now the company has to retract a statement in a press release! Bloomberg is reporting on Friday that, due to the legal battle with Qualcomm over patent and royalty disputes, Apple must retract a specific part of a press release […]

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German Court Dismisses Qualcomm’s Second Patent Lawsuit Against Apple

A regional German court in the city of Mannheim has dismissed a patent lawsuit filed by Qualcomm against Apple. The court claimed the suit was groundless and that Apple did not violate any of Qualcomm’s patents by “the installation of its chips in Apple’s smartphones.” Qualcomm says that it disagrees with the decision of the […]

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Apple Reportedly Told Chinese iPhone Venders to Drop iPhone 8, iPhone XR, iPhone XS and XS Max Prices

There are always two sides to every story, and that definitely appears to be the case when it comes to how the iPhone market is doing. Earlier today, there was a report that Apple had cut iPhone XS and iPhone XR production by upwards of 10 percent for the firs quarter of 2019. And that […]

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Apple Pulls the iPhone 7, iPhone 8 From German Sales Due to Legal Battle With Qualcomm

There doesn’t appear to be a resolution to the legal battle between Apple and Qualcomm around the corner. In light of Qualcomm not only achieving a sales and import ban of certain iPhone models in Germany, but also posting more than a billion dollars in bonds to secure that permanent injunction against the specific smartphone […]

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Data Shows New iPhone Adoption Is Lower Than The Previous Year

There have been various claims suggesting that Apple’s new iPhones for 2018, the iPhone XR, Xs, and Xs Max aren’t selling as well as many, including Apple and their investors, would like. Given that Apple doesn’t plan to share figures of its iPhone sales anymore, we guess we’ll never really know 100% how many units […]

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Apple Offering Additional Trade-In Credit for Certain Devices Towards iPhone XS/XR

If you didn’t happen to take advantage of any Black Friday or Cyber Monday deals out there over the weekend, Apple has another option for you. Apple has updated its official trade-in site to promote a limited-time promotion that sees a significant boost to the offered trade-in credit for certain devices, as long as you’re […]

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CIRP Data Says There are 181 Million Active iPhones in the U.S.

Apple consistently sells a lot of iPhones, especially in the United States, and that trend means there are a lot of active units out there in the wild. And, according to data from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP), that number is more than 180 million. The group’s latest data report shows that there are 181 […]

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Apple Is Now Selling Refurbished iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus

Not long after the introduction of its new iPhones, Apple has now started selling refurbished units of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. These certified refurbished models are available for purchase through the company’s online store for the first time. Both models can be purchased with the 64GB storage configuration in multiple color options. […]

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Apple is Now Selling Refurbished 64GB iPhone 8/8 Plus

Apple has its refurbished storefront to offer up a bit of a discounted price point for its popular devices, including the iPhone lineup. That trend continues with the latest addition to the library of offered devices. Apple on Friday officially welcomed the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus to the refurbished storefront, offering up noteworthy […]

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Mophie Launches Charge Stream Desk Stand Wireless Charger

While we continue to wait for the Apple AirPower wireless charging mat (that may not ever come at this point), there are several alternatives out there to consider. That includes the launch of the newest wireless charging stand/mat from mophie, one of the more popular third-party accessory makers out there. The company has just launched […]

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Issue with GasBuddy App Causing Some iPhone Models to Become Unresponsive; GasBuddy Working on a Fix

Apple has identified an issue with the GasBuddy iOS app, which is causing some iPhone models to seize up and become unresponsive. The app, which allows users to quickly find locations of nearby gas stations, is causing major issues with a variety of different iPhone models, including the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, the iPhone […]

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