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A11 Chipset meant for iPhone 8 Leaks in Photos

As the official unveiling of the iPhone 8 is getting closer, the hardware components of the said device have started to leak on regular basis. Yesterday, we wrote about the leaked wireless charging component of the iPhone 8 and today a new leak is giving us the very first glimpse of the Apple A11 chipset. [...]

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iOS 11 to bring pause and resume video recording capability to Camera app

Despite being one of the best-operating systems available for smartphones, iOS on iPhone and iPad still lacks some common features. Pause and Resume capability while recording a video is one such feature. The iPhone and iPad users still cannot pause and resume while shooting a video. However, an iOS developer who goes by the name [...]

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iPhone 8 to Feature 3D Sensor for augmented reality features

The launched of ARKit from Apple shows company’s huge focus towards the augmented reality in the coming future. The company’s upcoming iPhone 8 is widely rumored to feature built-in AR features. To further boost this feature, Apple is also said to introduce camera sensor/feature as well.

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Alleged iPhone 8 rear panel leaks; shows no Touch ID on the back

A photo allegedly showing the rear panel meant for the upcoming iPhone 8 had been leaked into the wild. A new photo, posted on Weibo – a Chinese social media website, shows the rear glass panel for the 10th-anniversary iPhone edition with a vertical cutout meant for the dual camera setup.

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Apple Considering to Invest $2.6 Billion in LG’s OLED Displays Plant

Apple is widely rumored to launch its 10th-anniversary iPhone 8 with OLED display later this year. Since the company is also eyeing to switch its complete line on to OLED panels, it has been looking to diversify its OLED supply chain by 2018. Fo now Apple is fully depending on its arch-rival Samsung to supply [...]

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Apple to Sell Wireless Charger for iPhone 8 Separately [KGI]

Ming-Chi Kuo of the KGi Securities has issued another note to clients predicting that Apple’s OLED iPhone 8 and the other two LCD-based iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus iterative models will ship with a traditional 5W power adapter just like the previous iPhone models. And a USB-A to Lightning cable should also be included [...]

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3D facial and eye scanning could replace Touch ID in iPhone 8

The type of fingerprint sensor and its location on the upcoming 10th-anniversary iPhone 8 has been the most controversial feature among the analysts and the rumors mill. But over the last few days, things seem to be settling on the matter. Soon after a report from KGI Securities top analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the Bloomberg now [...]

3D Touch Multitasking Feature Removed from iOS 11

The introduction of 3D Touch in iPhone allowed iOS users to quickly access multitasking by pressing firmly on the left edge of the display. However, with the release of the second developer beta of iOS 11, some new additions and deletions from the upcoming mobile operating system are coming to light. Initially, what we thought [...]

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Alleged iPhone 8 Prototype with minimal Bezels Leaked [Photos]

A set of 3 photos allegedly depicting an iPhone 8 prototype has been leaked into the wild last night. These images have been published by Benjamin Geskin resulting in excitement and worry (depending on someone’s point of view.) The publisher claims that the images have been obtained from an Apple insider and show an early [...]

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iPhone 8 Dummy Unit Shown on the Video

The dummy unit of iPhone 8 that we saw earlier this year has surfaced once again. The iPhone 8 dummy unit shows off what is a familiar design for the upcoming iPhone model. Since this is just a mockup, the screen does not turn on and neither does it have an operating system installed.

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iOS 11 Drops Support for 32-bit Apps and Devices

With iOS 11, Apple not only introduces a huge list of new features and improvements, there is a major underlying change to the iOS 11 as well. The company has completely dropped support for the 32-bit iOS devices and the apps/games available in the App Store.