How to improve your iPhone 5′s Battery Life

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Sep 262012
 

Apple claims that the new iPhone 5 offers up to 8 hours of talk time on 3G, up to 8 hours of internet use on 3G, up to 8 hours on LTE and up to 10 hours on Wi-Fi, up to 10 hours of video playback, up to 40 hours of audio playback and finally up to 225 hours of standby time. Continue reading »

Lumia 920 low-light shootout with iPhone 5, Nokia 808, HTC One X and Galaxy S III photo comparison

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Sep 262012
 

From the lab Lumia 920 lowlight shootout with Nokia 808, iPhone 5, HTC One X and Galaxy S III video

It looks like Nokia’s controversial marketing move, which involved using pro DSLRs to “simulate” low-light shooting, was even less necessary that the smartphone maker may have thought. During our visit to the company’s Tampere, Finland research and development complex, we were given access to a comprehensive testing suite, enabling us to shoot with a Lumia 920 prototype and a handful of competing products in a controlled lighting environment. Technicians dimmed the lights and let us snap a static scene with each handset at just 5 lux — a level on par with what you may expect on a dimly lit city street in the middle of the night. The 920 took the cake, without question, but the iPhone didn’t fare too poorly itself, snatching up nearly as much light as the Nokia device. The 808 PureView also performed quite well, but the HTC One X and Samsung Galaxy S III yielded unusable results. Continue reading »

Apple sold 5 million iPhone 5 in the first weekend

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Sep 242012
 

Apple just posted a press release announcing debut iPhone 5 sales topped 5 million units sold since going on sale on Friday and pre-order Sept. 14. The Cupertino-based company also announced 100 million iOS devices are now running iOS 6. Continue reading »

iPhone 5 pre-orders hit 2M in 24 hours, doubles iPhone 4S record

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Sep 172012
 

Following AT&T’s announcement this morning, Apple confirmed 2 million pre-orders in 24 hours. That statistic more than doubles the pre-order record of approximately 1 million units held by the iPhone 4S (600,000 for iPhone 4). Apple also noted demand is exceeding its initial supply and some pre-order customers will not receive their device until October. For those doing the math, that is 83,333 units an hour (or 1,388 a minute, or 23 a second, etc.) over the first day. That’s enough iPhone 5 boxes to stretch 190 miles (or 1 million feet). It is Interesting that iPhone 5 pre-orders seem to line up with Phil Schiller’s statement about new iPhones selling as much as all previous generations combined—an observation we like to refer to as “Schiller’s Law”. Continue reading »

T-Mobile Getting nano-SIM may arrive in October

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Sep 142012
 

T-Mobile’s American branch would really like to scoop up a few iPhone owners, and we’re getting a better sense of just how far it’s willing to go to lure refuseniks who’d otherwise go to AT&T. A product matrix leaked to TmoNews both shows the US carrier’s specially branded nano-SIM cards and suggests they’ll be available in October. Continue reading »

Iphone 5 Hands on [ video ]

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Sep 122012
 

Hands-on impressions of the new iPhone 5 have begun appearing online.

iPhone 5 vs. iPhone 4S: what’s new?

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Sep 122012
 

Its name is enough to send CEOs into cold sweats, which is why the rest of the mobile world spent last week announcing their hardware back-to-back to steal a march on this handset. Now, after all of the rumor, speculation and leaks, Apple’s sixth iPhone has finally been unveiled in San Francisco. We’ve got around 45 minutes before the world begins idly speculating about next year’s iteration, so let’s spend what little time we have delving into what’s changed. Continue reading »

Next-generation iPhone casing gets handled, compared to predecessor (video)

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Jun 072012
 

That purported new iPhone backing has decided to show off its taller, slimmer, self again — this time in a full 360-degree video from parts reseller, ETradeSupply. It doesn’t reveal much more than what we got to see in those initial photos: a relocated headphone socket, two-tone surface and a much smaller dock connector. Continue reading »

iPhone 5 Liquidmetal Concept

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May 012012
 

French designer Antoine Brieux has created some absolutely stunning renders of what a Liquidmetal iPhone could look like, and although we’ve stumbled across quite a few wonderful concepts in our time, this very latest one can only be described as astounding. Continue reading »

A Recruiter Foxconn Say’s Next iPhone Will Be Released In June

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Apr 032012
 

A recruiter for Foxconn  has been recorded on a Japanese-language TV program stating the Cupertino-based company will release its next-gen iPhone as early as June. Continue reading »