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2018 5.8-inch iPhone X Model Could Be Cheaper Than the Current iPhone X

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Apple has succeeded in lowering the manufacturing cost of 2018 iPhone X models by a significant margin when compared to the current iPhone X handset, reports DigiTimes. The analyst Luke Lin of the DigiTimes has reported this based on the upstream supply chain information of Apple. The information he received states that the Manufacturing Bill of Material (MBOM) of upcoming 5.8-inch iPhone X is 10 percent lower than that of current iPhone X model. The BOM of 2017 iPhone X model was more than $400.

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Analyst Predicts Tough Times Ahead for Apple Due to High iPhone Prices

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An Analyst from Nomura Instinet, Jeffrey Kvaal, predicts that Apple might face troubles in new future due to high prices of its iPhone lineup. He believes that iPhone X is not doing very well in the market that could mean “trouble” for the Apple in the future.He also believes that the market is not ready to adapt to the increasing prices of the smartphones, thus resulting in lower sales estimates which will ultimately hurt company’s bottom line and can have an impact on the sales overall.

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Apple to Unveil New iPad Pro Models at WWDC 2018 [Report]

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A new report from a Chinese news outlet claims that Apple is planning on unveiling its latest crop of iPad Pro devices at WWDC 2018. The report also claims that the new iPad Pro will feature an 11-inch display panel, though that’s highly-unlikely of Apple given their current iPad Pro lineup.

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Drop Test: Samsung Galaxy S9 vs iPhone X

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Apple launched its latest iPhone X smartphone covered with glass from both the front and back side. Samsung’s Galaxy S9 is no different is covered with the glass on both sides. The chassis on the Galaxy S9 is made of Series 7000 aluminum and the iPhone X has a stronger stainless steel chassis.

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Speed Test: Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs iPhone X

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Samsung is all set to make its latest Galaxy S9 smartphones available at the retail stores later this week. Other than being Samsung’s flagship handset, the Galaxy S9 will be the first smartphone in the market to launch with Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 845 chipset. The larger Galaxy S9+ features a 6GB RAM module which should definitely be helpful when it comes down to multitasking.

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Google Embraces iPhone X like Notch with Android P

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Apple introduced its latest iPhone X back in September with a brand new design philosophy. The smartphone featured a notch display that caused plenty of conversation. The feature is still making headlines, but this time due to Google – the Android developers.

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Apple to Ditch the iPhone X Display Notch in 2019 iPhone lineup?

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Just when every other Android hardware manufacturer around the globe is working on incorporating an iPhone X like display notch into their smartphone lineup and even Google itself has officially embraced it with Android P developer preview, a new report claims that Apple is thinking about ditching the display notch altogether in 2019 iPhone models.

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Apple to Launch New iPad Pro with Face ID in June?

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Face ID was one of the most prominent features Apple introduced in its latest hardware late last year. The Face ID is a biometric authentication system introduced with the iPhone X. This feature allows iPhone X users to quickly unlock their devices after scanning their face.

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Apple Releases iOS 11.3 beta 4 to the Developers

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ioS 11.3 beta 4 is available to the developers. Back on January 24th, Apple previews its upcoming milestone mobile operating system update iOS 11.3 to the world. The company also announced that final version of iOS 11.3 software update will be available to masses sometime in Spring of 2018.

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Apple Products Have an Average Lifespan of over Four Years

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Apple’s products are widely appreciated for their longer lifespan than the products from other OEMs. Some Apple customers even use the longer lifespan aspect of Apple products to justify the ‘Apple Tax.’ While everyone would admit that Apple products have a longer lifespan, but no one knew the exact average lifespan of an Apple device. The company itself never revealed any such number. Horace Dediu, an Asymco analyst, however, has managed to conclude an average lifespan after doing some mathemagic on some of the numbers revealed by Apple.

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iPhone X Plus Concept in Gold Color Shown in Renders and Video

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We have been hearing whispers of Apple working on a gold color option for this year’s iPhone lineup which is expected to include an iPhone X, iPhone X Plus, and a largest 6.1-inch iPhone model. With three new models expected to be launched by Apple this year, we are likely to see tons of concepts visualizing what these new devices might look like.

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