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24-carat Apple iPhone 5s is now available, costs you $2853

24-carat Apple iPhone 5s is now available, costs you $2853

21 September, 2013 | comments (59)

Gold Genie, a company known for gold plating popular gadgets and smartphones recently came up with the gold edition of the HTC One. Now, the firm has built a 24-carat Apple iPhone 5s, which was officially announced a couple of days ago. The...

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Apple iPhone 5s first availability wave hits, reported low supply

Apple iPhone 5s first availability wave hits, reported low supply

20 September, 2013 | comments (86)

The iPhone 5s is launching today in the US, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Japan, Singapore and the UK. The device can be bough from Apple's own retail stores in the US with a plan for Sprint, Verizon or AT&T or from T-Mobile...

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You can now pre-order the Apple iPhone 5c, starting at $99

You can now pre-order the Apple iPhone 5c, starting at $99

12 September, 2013 | comments (87)

Just as announced on stage, the iPhone 5c is becoming available for pre-order as we speak. Currently Apple is offering it on its website and taking pre-orders starting from $99 for 16 GB model and $199 for the 32 GB one. All colors are available...

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Apple iPhone 5s GPU tested, twice as fast as the iPhone 5 unit

Apple iPhone 5s GPU tested, twice as fast as the iPhone 5 unit

12 September, 2013 | comments (136)

Apple announced a brand new chipset for the iPhone 5s the Apple A7 and in traditional Apple fashion proceeded to give very little detail about it. The company promised 2x performance increase over the iPhone 5 in CPU and GPU performance (and 40x...

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Apple iPhone 5s to cost more than its predecessor in Europe

Apple iPhone 5s to cost more than its predecessor in Europe

11 September, 2013 | comments (145)

Apple finally announced its next-generation iPhone along with the iPhone 5c at yesterday's event. Back at the event, the Cupertino guys announced the subsidized pricing of its newest smartphones in the United States, but didn't say anything about...

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Apple officially unveils the iPhone 5s, coming September 20

Apple officially unveils the iPhone 5s, coming September 20

10 September, 2013 | comments (529)

Just as expected, the newly introduced Apple iPhone 5s looks the same on the outside (if you don't count the new white with gold/champagne color option). It still has the same thin 7.6mm profile and it still weighs merely 112g. However it comes...

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Apple unveils iPhone 5c - based on iPhone 5, $99 on contract

Apple unveils iPhone 5c - based on iPhone 5, $99 on contract

10 September, 2013 | comments (227)

Well, this comes as a surprise to no one Apple just announced the iPhone 5c. It's the more affordable of the two iPhones that debuted today. The smartphone lived up to the numerous leaks, combining iPhone 5 internals with a plastic outer shell...

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Snapdragon 800-packing Galaxy S4 I9506 rocks GFX Bench

Snapdragon 800-packing Galaxy S4 I9506 rocks GFX Bench

10 September, 2013 | comments (69)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 I9506 rocking a Snapdragon 800 chipset and Adreno 330 has cropped up again, this time on GFXBench's database and has posted pretty impressive scores. The device is the international version of the E330S Galaxy S4 LTE-A Korean...


Apple iPhone 5S retail packaging surfaces

Apple iPhone 5S retail packaging surfaces

06 September, 2013 | comments (94)

Apple's upcoming iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C already look like one of the worst kept secrets in the tech industry. After appearing in leaked images, countless number of times, both smartphones are all set for an official unveiling on September 10. We...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Xiaomi Mi3 appears on GFX Bench, runs on Tegra 4 CPU

Xiaomi Mi3 appears on GFX Bench, runs on Tegra 4 CPU

03 September, 2013 | comments (9)

The Xiaomi Mi3 has been leaked a few times before and the specifications of the upcoming flagship device have been in the rumorland for quite some time. Now, the smartphone has appeared on the GFX bench database and reveals the presence of a NVIDIA...


Shots of iPhone 5C packaging tip matching wallpapers

Shots of iPhone 5C packaging tip matching wallpapers

02 September, 2013 | comments (95)

The oft-leaked iPhone 5C model has been (supposedly) spotted yet again in various manufacturing plants in Asia. The device has been pictured with in iPod-esque packaging showing off the new color varieties with matching backgrounds. There's...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


New gold iPhone 5S photos show white accents and dual-LED flash

New gold iPhone 5S photos show white accents and dual-LED flash

23 August, 2013 | comments (50)

Apple's security policies seem to have become very lax because more and more photos of the two incoming iPhones are leaking and they are starting to look more and more convincing. A new batch of gold iPhone 5S photos have emerged, this time from a...

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Press shot of Apple iPhone 5C leaks

Press shot of Apple iPhone 5C leaks

22 August, 2013 | comments (83)

Thanks to a Romanian retailer, which sent a couple of photos to the Romanian publication Mobilissimo.ro, we get our first glimpse of what seems to be a press photo of one of Rumorland's prime citizens, the Apple iPhone 5C. The photo shows the...

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More photos of gold iPhone 5S leak, box of 128GB version spotted

More photos of gold iPhone 5S leak, box of 128GB version spotted

22 August, 2013 | comments (47)

The rumors that Apple will break its black and white only color scheme for the iPhone 5S are heating up with more and more photos hitting the web. The 128GB option that analysts think will happen with the upcoming iPhone generation became more...

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iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S tipped to go on sale on September 20

iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S tipped to go on sale on September 20

20 August, 2013 | comments (82)

Earlier this month, AllthingsD received a tip saying Apple is going to hold their big iPhone event on September 10. Although the information hasn't been officially confirmed in any way, another rumor has popped up suggesting the iPhone 5C and iPhone...

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New Apple iPhone 5C cases surface, reconfirm back design

New Apple iPhone 5C cases surface, reconfirm back design

17 August, 2013 | comments (67)

Apple is very likely to announce its latest iPhone on September 10 and there's a good chance we will also see the new budget iPhone debut alongside it. The naming and the existence of the Apple iPhone 5C was allegedly confirmed by an Amazon listing...

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More photos of gold-colored Apple iPhone 5S unearthed

More photos of gold-colored Apple iPhone 5S unearthed

17 August, 2013 | comments (49)

Apple's next-generation iPhone is arguably the most hotly anticipated smartphones of the year. The iPhone 5 successor has appeared in so many leaks that we lost count and we have even seen parts of its alleged gold-version in live images. Now, we...

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Nokia Lumia 1020 goes to China, costs $980 unlocked

Nokia Lumia 1020 goes to China, costs $980 unlocked

15 August, 2013 | comments (105)

The Nokia Lumia 1020 flagship cameraphone is finally ready to expand its availability outside of the US. The PureView monster has just hit the shelves in China and is available for purchase both SIM-free and on contract. If you use China...


Photos of Apple iPhone 5S chassis components surface

Photos of Apple iPhone 5S chassis components surface

14 August, 2013 | comments (95)

There are plenty of rumors going around about the iPhone 5S, including things like a dual-LED flash and a fingerprint scanner. Now, leaked components of the next-gen iPhone show changes to the top of the back and around the home button, which might...

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Apple to release iPhone 5S and 5C on October 25

Apple to release iPhone 5S and 5C on October 25

13 August, 2013 | comments (114)

Over the weekend, we brought word of Apple's anticipated September 10 announcement date for its new iPhone models, the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. Now, an October 25 release date has been tipped as well - that's when we will allegedly see the two new...

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