When Apple launched the iPhone XS and iPhone XR this year, it made quite a big deal about its Smart HDR algorithm which is aimed at improving the overall dynamic range, contrast, and details in photos. However, as we saw in a blind camera comparison by YouTuber MKBHD, when photos are posted on social media websites, most people tend to prefer the brighter looking photo.
If you are looking to buy Apple’s 2018 9.7-inch iPad as a Christmas gift this holiday season, you are in luck. Amazon has discounted the tablet to $229, down from its usual price of $329. This deal is as even better than what other retailers were offering during Black Friday and Cyber Monday this year.
Missed out on buying a MacBook during Black Friday or Cyber Monday? You still have time to buy one at a great price thanks to B&H. The retailer is celebrating Cyber Week deals where it is offering some sweet discounts on Apple’s 2018 and 2017 MacBook Pro lineup.
The holiday season is upon us. This means gifting season. If you’ve got to shop for a friend or family member who’s really into technology, gadgets or Apple, with a hard budget of $25, check out our list below.
Amazon has jumped on the Black Friday bandwagon with its ‘Seven Days of Black Friday’ deals. The e-commerce giant is offering hefty discounts on its own hardware devices like the Echo series of speakers, Fire tablets, along with other electronic items. Check out our roundup of the best Black Friday 2018 deals on Amazon.
The world of phone imaging is settling somewhat in late 2018, with such immense processing power available in today’s chipsets that camera software can process multiple images almost in real time. Typically, many shots will be taken for a single photo and then these will be combined using ‘computational photography’. Throw in the ready availability of telephoto and wide angle lenses, with software again managing any parallax issues from having multiple cameras side by side, and we’ve never been able to take such high-quality images on our smartphones.
Here I take the top three contenders, the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, Apple iPhone Xs Max and Google Pixel 3, and push them to the limits in terms of subject matter, lighting, and zoom.
Like with its iPhone lineup, Apple has ditched the headphone jack from its 2018 iPad Pro lineup as well. In all its wiseness, Apple sees the future of PC without a headphone jack. Worse, the company is not bundling any USB-C EarPods or USB-C to 3.5mm adapter with the 2018 iPad Pro. This might just be a good excuse for you to jump on the wireless headphones bandwagon though.
On stage during the iPad Pro event, Tim Cook compared iPad Pro with the entire laptop category. And threw out impressive stats. It’s faster than 92% of PCs on market, it outsold laptops from every other manufacturer. Plus, the A12X is faster than some Core i7 Laptops! If you’re planning to ditch your MacBook for an iPad Pro solely for these reasons, you should keep reading.