WhatsApp For iOS Updated With 3D Touch And More

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.

Apple Supplier Thinks 3D Touch Still Needs A Few More Years

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 […]

ColorWare Will Mod The iPhone 6s & 6s Plus To Give It A Retro Look

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 […]

iPhone 6s Plus Apparently Experiencing Frame Drop Issues

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’s 3D Touch Hacked, Used As A Weighing Scale

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, […]

Analyst Expects Apple To Sell 70-75m iPhones During The Holidays

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 […]

Consumer Reports Dismisses iPhone 6s “Chipgate”

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 […]

Nexus 5X Fingerprint VS iPhone 6s Touch ID

When Google launched the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P, they basically launched two Nexus handsets that feature fingerprint scanners, the first of any Nexus device. Now from what we saw in an earlier video, it turns out that the Nexus 5X’s fingerprint scanner is actually pretty fast and responsive, where touching it basically unlocks the phone straightaway.Now prior to this, Apple’s Touch ID was considered to be one of the […]

Taiwanese Government Will Look Into iPhone 6s Battery Life Difference

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, […]

Apple’s Flagship Stores Come Equipped With Force Touch Tables

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 […]

Apple Rumored To Reduce iPhone 6s Component Orders

According to Apple’s own official announcement, the company claimed that they have managed to sell over 13 million new iPhone over its launch weekend. This broke the record compared to last year’s iPhones which was at 10 million, making this a very impressive achievement by Apple.It also seems to suggest that the new iPhones were on track to sell really well. However according to recent reports, it seems that Apple […]

WhatsApp For iOS Updated With 3D Touch Support

With the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, Apple introduced 3D Touch which is basically the equivalent of Force Touch for the iPhone. It provides a new way for users to interact with their device as well as apps. For example it was only recently the Facebook for iOS was updated to include 3D Touch support, and now it looks like WhatsApp (also owned by Facebook) is following suit.According to the […]

iPhone 6s Camera Takes A Backseat To Several Android Flagships

Apple’s iPhone 6s and 6s Plus while looking the same on outside compared to its predecessor, features a host of changes under the hood. For example one of those major changes is the upgrade in the camera’s megapixels, jumping from 8MP to a 12MP sensor. It also features 4K video recording, a first for Apple’s series of iPhones.However it seems that the changes Apple has made to the camera might […]

New Benchmarks Confirms 2-3% Battery Difference In Apple’s A9 Chipset

Ever since it was discovered that the new iPhones came with different-sized chipsets and had very big differences in its battery life, people have been referring to it as “batterygate”, 2015’s iPhone controversy. Apple has since come forward and claimed that the real-world performance is very different, and that it will feature a 2-3% difference unlike what the benchmarks claim.We suppose that’s what Apple would claim, right? So was it […]