Are the new iPhone 7 and 7 Plus handsets more expensive that you’d like, but you still want an iPhone anyway? There is some good news, and that good news is that Apple is now selling refurbished units of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, the models from 2016 which means that as far as technology is concerned, they do come across as outdated.
All of the media hype concerning exploding smartphones is revolving around the Galaxy Note 7 these days but the fact remains that any smartphone with a lithium battery can face similar issues if some conditions are met, it doesn’t necessarily need to have a battery cell defect like the Galaxy Note 7. It’s now being reported that Apple is investigating latest reports of a pair of exploding iPhone 6s Plus […]
Wireless charging has been around for a few years now. Most high-end smartphones do support this charging technology but Apple has never adopted it for the iPhone. Not one iPhone since the first arrived in 2007 has had support for wireless charging, but that sort of changes today, with new wireless charging battery cases for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus from Mophie.
If you’re looking to get a new iPhone and maybe another for your friend, partner, or family member, you might be interested to learn that Sprint has recently launched a buy-one-get-one offer for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. As the name suggests, this means that if you buy one iPhone, you’ll get the other for “free”.
The iPhone is the biggest cash cow for Apple and if recent reports are believed, it appears that all is not well, as the company is believed to have told its suppliers to maintain reduced output of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus since it expects sluggish sales to continue through the end of the June quarter. This leads some credibility to rumors that year-over-year declines in iPhone sales […]
The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are the company’s latest smartphones and are packed with the latest technology, meaning that on paper, it should very well blow the competition out of the water. A recent video uploaded onto YouTube by Jerome Ortega decided to pit the handset against several other devices to see just how well it would perform.
If you have ever attended a wedding, chances are the sight of one (or multiple) photographer running around with 1-2 DSLRs slung around his neck is a pretty common one. Since weddings are such a big deal, it is understandable that the couple would like to have the memory commemorated with high quality, professionally taken photos.
If you own the iPhone 6s or 6s Plus, and you’ve realized that your battery percentage has disappeared suddenly, you can rest assured knowing that you are not alone in this. The good news is that Apple has also acknowledged this bug and has stated that they will be looking into the issue.
iOS 9.3 is expected to be a pretty major update that will add a fair number of new features to Apple’s mobile operating system, but more importantly for iPhone 6s and 6s Plus owners, you will be pleased to learn that 3D Touch will also be getting more functional as Apple will be adding more functions to the feature as well.
One of the features of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus is the ability to capture Live Photos. Basically these are photos that captures moments before and after the shot, giving your photos a bit of context and also just in case there are moments you don’t want to miss out on. For the most part these photos can be shared only on Apple devices, but not anymore.Facebook has recently […]
With the launch of Apple’s latest iPhones, the Cupertino company also introduced a new feature called 3D Touch which measures how hard you’re pressing on the display, in which based on the pressure different menus and functions will be available. The idea of potentially using 3D Touch as a weighing scale has been explored before.However Apple was quick to prevent such apps from making its way onto the iTunes App […]
It’s great that Apple didn’t decide to make developers wait for tapping into the 3D Touch technology that it introduced with iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus. The 3D Touch technology enables the display to ascertain how much force has been applied in the tap and then the device decides to respond accordingly. This enables new input methods and developers have been making full use of the opportunity this affords them.
It is safe to say that the biggest new feature Apple introduced with the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus is 3D Touch. For those unfamiliar with the feature, basically this introduced a pressure-sensitive display to the phone, in which pressing harder will result in a different action compared to just tapping on the screen.This opens up a wide-range of possibilities in terms of functionality and convenience, and also what apps […]
The way our smartphones look, turn the clock back 20 years and it would have been a device we would never have imagined. It might even be the stuff of science fiction. However if you’re not really that big on the whole futuristic/sleek look of today’s smartphones, you’re in luck especially if you’re the owner of an iPhone 6s or 6s Plus.ColorWare has recently announced that they will be launching […]
In terms of specs, the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus are almost identical. The main differences would be the camera, screen size, and the screen resolution, but other than that the hardware underneath the hood is the same: an A9 chipset with 2GB of RAM. However it seems that poor optimization might have led to some frame drop issues with the iPhone 6s Plus.In a video posted by Erica Griffin, […]
The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus have a feature called 3D Touch, just in case you didn’t know. Basically what it does is it measures the amount of force you exert onto the screen, and depending on how hard/long you press, certain functions will appear. For example pressing hard on a message will allow its full contents to pop up without you having to open it in full.That being said, […]
Apple’s new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus are off to a good start. The new phones sold 13 million units over its opening weekend and based on this momentum, we suppose many would assume that Apple’s sales figures this year would be even higher than before. Unfortunately a report from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo paints a slightly different picture.According to Kuo, he has estimated that Apple will sell 70-75 […]
According to recent benchmarks and reassurances from Apple that despite the A9 chipsets in the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus are made by different companies and are of different sizes, there is really nothing to be worried about. However we suppose there are some who are a bit skeptical, and if you are, here’s more proof that you shouldn’t be too worried.This is thanks to a recent report by Consumer […]
A couple of weeks ago there was a big hoo-ha made regarding the chipset found in the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. The issue was that they were made by different manufacturers and were of different sizes, which was later discovered by benchmarks to feature a very drastic difference in battery life.So much so that the Taiwanese government has reportedly launched an investigation into the issue. To be more specific, […]
With the launch of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, Apple has introduced a feature called 3D Touch which from what we are hearing, is going to be quickly emulated by a bunch of handset OEMs. Basically for those unfamiliar with the technology, 3D Touch is a variant of Force Touch, in which the screen can detect the pressure of your touch to perform different actions.In fact Apple is making […]