Apple Reportedly Paid Samsung $683 Million For Missing OLED Targets

With the launch of the iPhone X, Apple had transitioned from using LCD to OLED, at least on some of its models. Apple’s primary supplier of OLED panels is Samsung, where both companies had an agreement with each other where Apple would buy a set number of panels from Samsung for use in its iPhones.


iPhone XS, XS Max Suffering From Animation Stutter Bug

Apple’s new iPhones are supposed to represent the best that the company has to offer in terms of hardware and technological advancements. They feature the most powerful chipset that Apple has to offer, but it seems that despite being as powerful as they are meant to be, some users are running into some stuttering issues on their phone.


Apple Extends Its ‘Limited Time’ iPhone XR, iPhone XS Trade-In Deal

Last year Apple launched a trade-in program for the iPhone XR and the iPhone XS. The idea was to help drum up sales, but Apple had stated back then that this deal would be a limited time deal meaning that customers shouldn’t expect to see it available all year round. However as it turns out, Apple is now extending the deal.


Apple iPhone XS Camera Review Editor's Pick

As Apple’s leading smartphone until Fall 2019, the iPhone XS (and XS Max) also has the best camera that iOS users can buy today. But how good is it on the world stage and in various situations such as low-light and zoom?Learn more: what is our Camera IQ score?


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Apple Releases New ‘Shot on iPhone’ Short Film

Apple has been making short films shot entirely on the iPhone to highlight the camera prowess of its flagship smartphone. It’s a marketing tool that Apple has employed very well. The company has released a new “Shot on iPhone’ short film today. It’s a three-minute clip that tells us the story of an athlete from American Samoa, it’s a territory of the United States in the south pacific ocean.


Alleged Samsung Galaxy S10 Benchmark Scores Aren’t Too Promising

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is one of the most anticipated smartphones for 2019. It is also expected to pack the latest and most powerful hardware, where some variants will be powered by the latest Exynos chipset, while others will be using the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855. Unfortunately it seems that despite using the latest hardware, recent benchmarks have found the phone to be a bit disappointing.


The iPhone XS Battery Case Sort Of Works With The iPhone X

Yesterday Apple launched the Smart Battery Case for their 2018 iPhones. There was a model for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and the iPhone XR. Given that the iPhone XS and iPhone X share similar dimensions, it did not come as a surprise to learn that the case for the iPhone XS also fits the iPhone X.


Apple’s New Smart Battery Cases For The iPhone Are Official

We have been hearing about Apple potentially launching a new Smart Battery Case for its iPhones. For those who wouldn’t mind the added battery life, you’ll be pleased to learn that the cases are now official and they have been launched with support for all three iPhones from 2018. This includes the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and the iPhone XR.


Current iPhone Production Has Reportedly Been Cut By 10%

Usually everyone wants to start the new year well as it helps set the tone for the rest of the year. Unfortunately for Apple, it doesn’t seem to be the case as not only has the company slashed its own revenue estimates, a new report from the Nikkei Asian Review has revealed that Apple might have cut the production of its new iPhones even further.


Latest Spotify Update Makes It Compatible With iPhone XR, XS Max Screen Sizes

With Apple having introduced new screen sizes to the iPhones and Apple Watch back in 2018, this means that developers have to update their apps and UI elements to make it fit properly, otherwise users will be seeing the zoomed in effect which while functional, doesn’t look very good.


Apple Expands iPhone XR, XS Trade-In Programs To More Countries

There have been reports that Apple’s iPhone sales haven’t been doing so well, or at least not as well as some would have liked. So much so that it seems that Apple could be trying to encourage iPhone sales by expanding its trade-in program to more countries around the world, potentially making it more affordable for people to buy its new iPhones.


Instagram For iPhone XR, XS Max Is No Longer Optimized

If you own either the iPhone XR or the XS Max and are an avid Instagram user, you might have noticed that something is a bit off with the app. You might have realized that the app suddenly looks “bigger”, and if you’re wondering if it is maybe your mind playing tricks on you, it’s not because that’s pretty much what happened.


OnePlus 6T With 10GB RAM VS iPhone XS Max In Speed Test

There are various factors that contribute to how fast our phones are, and RAM plays a role in that by allowing more apps and processes to be stored in its memory, allowing for quick retrieval when needed. We have seen instances where having not enough RAM can result in phones not being as fast as they could, so by that logic, does having more RAM mean it’ll be faster?


T-Mobile Now Supports eSIM With Apple’s New iPhones

Smartphones with dual SIM support aren’t new, and neither are eSIMs, however with the iPhone XR, XS, and XS Max, Apple combined them together by finally introducing iPhones with support for dual SIM, but making one of the SIM card “slots” an eSIM. So far AT&T and Verizon have launched their support for it, and now it looks like T-Mobile has done the same as well.