iPhone 8 Release Date, News and Rumors

KGI Securities Analyst Kuo Believes iPhone 8 Poor Weekend Sales Report ‘Overdone’

KGI Securities Analyst Kuo Believes iPhone 8 Poor Weekend Sales Report ‘Overdone’

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that poor opening weekend sales of iPhone 8 are “overdone,” with the market being excessively negative surrounding the handsets. He says that first weekend sales of the iPhone 8 were stable and that he believes there is going to be a 50:50 split in orders between the iPhone 8 and iPhone X.

Apple Confirms a ‘Small Number’ Experiencing Crackling Earpiece Issue in iPhone 8

Apple Confirms a ‘Small Number’ Experiencing Crackling Earpiece Issue in iPhone 8

Soon after the launch of the iPhone 8, some owners took to forums to express their dismay that their smartphone had a crackling earpiece when talking on the phone.

iPhone 8’s Water Resistance Capability Compared to Samsung Galaxy S8

iPhone 8’s Water Resistance Capability Compared to Samsung Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone 8 are both dust and water-resistant. The Galaxy S8 has a better IP certification than the iPhone 8 but then how do both these devices perform in a water test? 

$699 iPhone 8 Estimated to Cost Apple $248 to Make

$699 iPhone 8 Estimated to Cost Apple $248 to Make

As per research firm IHS Markit, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are slightly more expensive to produce for Apple when compared to their predecessor. The estimated component cost of 64GB iPhone 8 comes to around $247.51, an increase of almost $10 from the iPhone 7.

iPhone 8 Plus Review: The Last, Greatest ‘Classic’ iPhone

iPhone 8 Plus Review: The Last, Greatest ‘Classic’ iPhone


Back in 2007, the Apple iPhone was a triumph of futuristic UI over actual functionality, but year on year the iPhone has caught up and largely surpassed the competition. In the early days, Symbian-based Nokias, latterly Android-based flagships from a dozen manufacturers. And the iPhone 8 Plus, in terms of imaging, internals, and fit and finish, knocks just about everything into a cocked hat, at least until the iPhone X is available in a month or two.

Many iPhone 8 Plus Owners Complaining of Static Noise During Voice Calls

Many iPhone 8 Plus Owners Complaining of Static Noise During Voice Calls

Many early iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus owners have been complaining about static noise from their new iPhone 8 Plus during voice calls. The static/crackling noise is coming from the earpiece grille of the handsets, and it is being reported by new iPhone 8 Plus owners from all over the world.

How to Put iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus into Recovery Mode

How to Put iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus into Recovery Mode

Apple has changed the method to hard reset or force restart iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. So it also means that there is a change in the method to put the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in recovery mode.

How to Use Portrait Lighting on iPhone 8 Plus

How to Use Portrait Lighting on iPhone 8 Plus

One of the biggest features in iPhone 7 Plus was the Portrait mode. Using the dual camera setup, you could create awesome depth effect photos right from your iPhone. It brought professional level depth photography to the masses. iPhone 8 Plus does the same for portrait lighting.

How to Take a Screenshot on iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

How to Take a Screenshot on iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

Screenshots are great for sharing moments such as your high score in a game, a scene from a video, conversations on social networks, and even report bugs.

How to Hard Reset iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus in 3 Easy Steps

How to Hard Reset iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus in 3 Easy Steps

If you run into problems on your new iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, then there is no harm in starting off by force rebooting or hard resetting your iPhone to see it helps.