News tagged "Apple"

GSMArena.com site search

Alleged iPhone 5 cases pop up at AT&T stores, thinner and wider

Alleged iPhone 5 cases pop up at AT&T stores, thinner and wider

30 September, 2011 | comments (98)

Just days before the official "Let's talk iPhone" event kicks off in Cupertino rumors about the next-gen iDevice are heating up - big time. The latest are the iPhone 5 cases that had popped up in AT&T's inventory database. Well now we have pictures...


iPhone 5 cases pop up in AT&T's inventory database

iPhone 5 cases pop up in AT&T's inventory database

29 September, 2011 | comments (38)

With only five days left before Apple officially spills the beans on its latest smartphone creation/s, we have yet another iPhone 5 related rumor. This time, it comes from AT&T's own inventory database, where cases for the most anticipated...


Is this the iPhone 5? It sure looks like it [UPDATED]

Is this the iPhone 5? It sure looks like it [UPDATED]

29 September, 2011 | comments (199)

We just got wind of the following video that shows what seems to be an iPhone 4 with a bigger screen. The phone seems to be the same size as the iPhone 4 but the screen now stretches from edge to edge with minimum bezel as those early mockups...


Officially confirmed: iPhone 5 comes on October 4th

Officially confirmed: iPhone 5 comes on October 4th

27 September, 2011 | comments (393)

That's that then - the invitations have been sent and it has been officially confirmed that we are just a week away from seeing the next iPhone. The announcement will take place next Tuesday in a rather unusual place - the Apple campus in...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Touch panel issues to delay the iPhone 5 shipments

Touch panel issues to delay the iPhone 5 shipments

26 September, 2011 | comments (102)

Issues with the touch panels, produced by one of Apple's suppliers will, reportedly, be causing a delay in the shipments of the next iPhone. According to the latest rumors, the defect panels are going to render Apple unable to meet the initial...


UBS study shows 89% of iPhone owners plan to buy Apple again

UBS study shows 89% of iPhone owners plan to buy Apple again

23 September, 2011 | comments (159)

The holiday season is coming and people are starting to think what they can replace their aging phone with. Analysts at UBS did a survey, which revealed interesting stats about retention rates - that is how many people plan to stick with the same...


iPhone 4S launching on October 21 with BBM?

iPhone 4S launching on October 21 with BBM?

22 September, 2011 | comments (105)

According to a Greek website an iPhone will be announced in early October and released to the major markets around the world on October 21. The site claims this will be the iPhone 4S with the same size display, 8 MP camera with 1080p video...


Apple's Tim Cook to  unveil the iPhone 5 on October 4th

Apple's Tim Cook to unveil the iPhone 5 on October 4th

21 September, 2011 | comments (160)

After what felt like an eternity of waiting we finally have some information about Apple's next event. According to some insider information acquired by AllThingsD, the iPhone 5 unveiling will take place on October 4th. Reportedly, it will be Tim...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Samsung aiming to get an iPhone 5 sales ban in Korea

Samsung aiming to get an iPhone 5 sales ban in Korea

19 September, 2011 | comments (186)

Sneaky Samsung is supposedly preparing a patent suit against Apple that should ban the next-gen iPhone sales in Korea. This was shared by a senior Samsung executive, wishing to remain anonymous, with The Korea Times. The soon-to-be patent suit...


White iPhone 4s spotted in AT&T's system

White iPhone 4s spotted in AT&T's system

18 September, 2011 | comments (68)

While perusing the AT&T customer service system, someone has come across a rather interesting tidbit of information. As you can see on the side, there is mention of a certain iPhone 4s White, along with the current iPhone models. It has been...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI, AT&T


Apple iPhone 5 to go on sale on October 15th, Orange confirms

Apple iPhone 5 to go on sale on October 15th, Orange confirms

13 September, 2011 | comments (235)

We can imagine Apple won't be particularly happy about that, but the CEO of Orange might have just spilled the beans on the availability of the iPhone 5. He said that if he believes what he hears, the next iPhone will be out by 15th October on his...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Samsung is the top smartphone vendor in Western Europe in Q2

Samsung is the top smartphone vendor in Western Europe in Q2

09 September, 2011 | comments (117)

The premier market intelligence firm IDC released its Q2 2011 mobile phone shipment estimates in Western Europe today, marking a fundamental shift in the market for mobile phones. For the first time, the smartphone shipments outnumbered the feature...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Nokia, Misc


German court upholds Galaxy Tab 10.1 sales ban after hearing

German court upholds Galaxy Tab 10.1 sales ban after hearing

09 September, 2011 | comments (264)

Apple scored a pretty big victory in their ongoing court battles with Samsung in Germany. The Dusseldorf court just confirmed the ban on the Galaxy Tab 10.1 shipments in Germany, as the slate was found guilty on infringing Apple's patents. If you...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Misc


Apple sues Samsung in Japan, wants sales ban and money

Apple sues Samsung in Japan, wants sales ban and money

08 September, 2011 | comments (264)

Apple has filed yet another lawsuit against Samsung Electronics - this time with the Tokyo District Court in Japan. The Cupertino-based company wants the suspension of Galaxy S, S II and Galaxy Tab 7.7 sales in Japan as well as 100M Yen - or...


HTC uses patents purchased from Google to sue Apple

HTC uses patents purchased from Google to sue Apple

08 September, 2011 | comments (102)

The legal battle between Apple and the Rest of the World™ continues, with one of their opponents - HTC - making a surprising move. It is suing Apple back with its own patents, but not just any patents but patents purchased from Google. Yes,...

Tags: Apple, HTC


Leaked Best Buy doc says iPhone 5 preorders start this week

Leaked Best Buy doc says iPhone 5 preorders start this week

05 September, 2011 | comments (179)

This week could see the official introduction of the iPhone 5, if a leaked document from Best Buy is to be believed. The retailer’s internal document talks about an upcoming Sprint version of the iPhone 5, which would launch in October. The rumor...


Apple: Android's framework inspired by creator's time at Apple

Apple: Android's framework inspired by creator's time at Apple

03 September, 2011 | comments (221)

Apple is continuing to fight HTC over Android and have pulled an ace out of their sleeve - Andy Rubin, a.k.a. the man behind Android, worked at Apple when the company was working on a key patent. A patent that Android might be infringing on. The...

Tags: Apple, HTC, Android, Misc


iPhone 5 3.7-inch screen confirmed by the latest iOS beta?

iPhone 5 3.7-inch screen confirmed by the latest iOS beta?

01 September, 2011 | comments (279)

While some of us are looking at the just released beta 7 of the upcoming iOS as a fresh delivery of bugfixes for our iPhones, some are taking a more serious approach to it. Obviously someone took the effort to go through most of the files (or at...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Android US market share growth continues, comScore reports

Android US market share growth continues, comScore reports

31 August, 2011 | comments (127)

td { font-size: 12px !important; } .bgdark td { background: #F7F6F1 !important; } .bglight td { background: #C5C5C5 !important; } The marketing research company comScore has just published its report on the US mobile phone...


iPhone front panel leaks, is it from a 4S or 5?

iPhone front panel leaks, is it from a 4S or 5?

30 August, 2011 | comments (49)

Welcome to the latest next-gen iPhone rumor roundup. This time we get a glimpse of a front plate (and other stuff too) that looks almost identical to the one used in the current iPhone 4. The plate belongs to the N94 prototype, which reportedly...