Tag: iPhone Xr

Apple Releases iOS 12.1.2 With Fixes for eSIM Activation and More

Apple started beta testing iOS 12.1.2 not too long ago, but the minor update is now ready for a public launch. On Monday, Apple officially released the next update for iOS, releasing iOS 12.1.2 out to the public. As the version number suggests, this is a minor update in the grand scheme of things. However, […]

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T-Mobile Now Offers eSIM Support in iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and XS Max

Apple introduced dual SIM functionality with the debut of the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. But it would take a subsequent software update before the feature actually went live. But now it works! For wireless customers in the United States, the wait would be even longer. Despite the fact that the feature […]

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T-Mobile Offering a Free iPhone When You Activate a Line and Trade in an Eligible Device

T-Mobile offered up a variety of ways to get a free phone recently, thanks to the holiday shopping sprees out there, and now the offer is back. The magenta un-carrier is offering up a return to its free iPhone offer, letting customers, both new and existing, add a line to get the free device as […]

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Verizon Updates My Verizon App to Support eSIM Activation

Verizon actually turned on support for Apple’s dual SIM feature in the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and the iPhone XR last week, but now it’s a bit easier. When the big red carrier started supporting the eSIM functionality in Apple’s newest iPhones, the setup process was a bit lengthy. You had to go into […]

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Apple Launches a New Site to Promote Trade-In Towards iPhone XS and iPhone XR

If you believe in coincidences, then there isn’t much to see when it comes to Apple aggressively promoting the idea of trading in an older iPhone to get a new model in light of constant analyst expectations that Apple’s not selling a lot of iPhones in late 2018. Whether or not those things are related […]

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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 Now Aggressively Promoting iPhone XS and iPhone XR Trade-in Programs in-store

After highlighting the iPhone XR and iPhone XS trade-in program on its website, sending out push notifications to existing Apple Upgrade Program owners to upgrade to the iPhone XR, and even featuring the iPhone XR in an App Store editorial, Apple now has started promoting the iPhone XR and iPhone XS at its discounted trade-in […]

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Verizon Now Offering Support for eSIM in iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR

While AT&T was the first wireless carrier in the United States to switch on eSIM support for Apple’s newest iPhones, Verizon isn’t too far behind. Verizon has since confirmed that it is indeed switching on support for the electronic SIM card (or eSIM) in the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and the iPhone XR. This […]

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Apple May Have a Trio of New Smart Battery Cases on the Way

A recent report indicated Apple’s software was hinting at the impending arrival of a new Battery Case, with the design hinting at iPhone XS support. And sure enough, that appears to be the case. In a follow up, 9to5Mac has a first look at the upcoming Smart Battery Case. Just as the widget icon indicated, […]

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Apple Sending Push Notification to Apple Upgrade Program Members to Upgrade to iPhone XS or iPhone XR

Apple has sent out a notification to existing iPhone Upgrade Program members who have the Apple Store app installed about upgrading to the iPhone XS or iPhone XR for cheap. The push notification is kind of click bait as well as it says that “Your New iPhone is Ready.” This is not the first time […]

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Apple May be Working on a New Battery Case for the iPhone XS

Remember the original battery case that Apple launched in 2015? It had an interesting design (that you either loved or hated) and it was originally meant for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s. Since then, the device list the battery case supports has grown by one (the iPhone 7), but Apple hasn’t refreshed the design […]

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AT&T First U.S. Carrier to Add eSIM Support for iPhone XS and iPhone XR; Verizon to Add Support on Dec 7

Following the release of iOS 12.1.1, AT&T has added eSIM support for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. This makes AT&T the first major U.S. carrier to add eSIM support for Apple’s 2018 iPhones. With eSIM support enabled, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR owners can use two lines at […]

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