Apple is not a stranger to class action lawsuits. Some are more warranted than others. But they usually pop up with some frequency. The latest instance is actually two new class action lawsuits over the same issue: audio issues with iPhone 7 models.
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There doesn’t appear to be a resolution to the legal battle between Apple and Qualcomm around the corner.
Apple is Giving $50 Credit to Customers That Paid for iPhone 6 or Newer Battery Replacements Between January and December of Last Year
Last year, Apple found itself caught up in a long running controversy, one that continued into this year as it tried to meet demand for battery replacements on older iPhone models.
Mophie has been making after-market battery add-ons for the iPhone for years, of course, but recent experiences here with the iPhone 6s Plus, 7 Plus and 8 Plus have led me to investigate the latest Juice Pack Air designs. These ‘Plus’ iPhones have largish batteries and should give a day’s full use, but in practice iOS 11 can suck even these dry on a big day out and which of us hasn’t had issues eking out the last few percent battery on the train home from a concert? The Juice Pack Air is a premium all-in-one solution, with some obvious advantages… and disadvantages.
If you are in the market for a new iPhone, but don’t want to pay new iPhone prices, then a refurbished model from Apple might fit the bill.
A report from Counterpoint Research has revealed that the iPhone 7 Plus was the second best selling smartphone in China last year. Surprisingly, Apple was the only foreign brand that featured in the top 10, while the list dominated by Chinese manufacturers like Oppo, Vivo, and Huawei.
Apple is no stranger to legal actions being brought against it, and now it’s seeing it all over again due to the cameras in recent iPhones.
Apple made some changes to its product lineup with the announcement of the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X yesterday. It has now been discovered that Apple is offering the Jet Black version of the iPhone 7 and the 7 Plus in a 32GB configuration. The Jet Black iPhone 7 was previously available only in 128 and 256GB variants. It is interesting to point out that Apple has discontinued the 256GB models of the iPhone 7 and the 7 Plus.
Earlier this year, Comcast launched its own MVNO, Xfinity Mobile, and, just recently, it became available across the entire United States.
The “Shot on iPhone” ad campaign has been going strong for quite some time now, and Apple adds to the stream with the latest advertisement.