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Apple iPad Air 2 GPU tested, outclasses Tegra K1

Apple iPad Air 2 GPU tested, outclasses Tegra K1

23 October, 2014 | comments (113)

Someone has put the Apple iPad Air 2 through GFXBench's 2.7 T-Rex and 3.0 Manhattan's onscreen and offscreen (1080p) platform and we get to ogle at the framerates posted. The results show the iPad Air 2 is just as good and even at times better...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Android, Nvidia


Apple announces financial results for Q4 of the fiscal 2014

Apple announces financial results for Q4 of the fiscal 2014

20 October, 2014 | comments (94)

Apple announced its financial results for Q4 of the fiscal 2014. The Cupertino giant took home a quarterly net profit of $8.5 billion or $1.42 per diluted share from $42.1 billion of revenue. Its gross margin for the quarter is 38%. The above...

Tags: Apple


iPhone sales might reach record 62 million this quarter

iPhone sales might reach record 62 million this quarter

20 October, 2014 | comments (104)

According to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, Apple is on track to sell between 56.7 million and 62.7 million iPhones during the fourth quarter of 2014 (from October to December). Overall Wall Street estimates hover around 60 million. For...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iOS 8.1 is now rolling out, ready to download and install

iOS 8.1 is now rolling out, ready to download and install

20 October, 2014 | comments (102)

Last week during its iPad-related event, Apple announced that iOS 8.1 would be out starting today. And the company has kept that promise, for the latest version of its mobile OS has already started rolling out to devices. If you have an iPhone,...

Tags: Apple, iOS


iPhone 6 went on sale in China without much fanfare

iPhone 6 went on sale in China without much fanfare

17 October, 2014 | comments (71)

Many were expecting China to be one of the initial launch countries for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, but that didn't happen. Following the announcement of the devices, there was much speculation as to why Apple didn't receive timely...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Nexus 6 sized up against the iPhone 6 Plus  in a photo

Nexus 6 sized up against the iPhone 6 Plus in a photo

15 October, 2014 | comments (82)

The Motorola Nexus 6 popped up in a leaked render yesterday and now we get to see the phablet again, this time compared to the Apple iPhone 6. In the photo, you can see just how large the Nexus 6 is compared to the 5.5" iPhone 6 Plus. The...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Sprint leases existing customers an iPhone 6 for $5 per month

Sprint leases existing customers an iPhone 6 for $5 per month

14 October, 2014 | comments (15)

If you're already the carrier's customer, Sprint will now lease you an iPhone 6 for just $5 per month if you so wish. The iPhone 6 Plus can also be had, though for $10 each month. The arrangement is meant to keep existing customers happy, after a...

Tags: Sprint, Apple


Lenovo Sisley examined by TENAA, official specs revealed

Lenovo Sisley examined by TENAA, official specs revealed

14 October, 2014 | comments (16)

The Lenovo Sisley is, let's say, an homage to the iPhone 6 with a nearly identical design. It even has the same thickness – 6.9mm – though as we pointed out yesterday the camera doesn't protrude. There were some rumored specs to go with yesterday's...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


Oppo N3 camera detailed: 16MP 1/2.3-inch sensor

Oppo N3 camera detailed: 16MP 1/2.3-inch sensor

14 October, 2014 | comments (13)

The Oppo N3 details keep trickling and the latest piece of news comes from the company's CEO himself. In a Weibo post, Tony Chen says the 16MP sensor of the N3 will have the ample 1/2.3" size, which will result in higher quality images. He...

Tags: Oppo, Android


iPhone 6 pre-orders in China reportedly reach 20 million

iPhone 6 pre-orders in China reportedly reach 20 million

13 October, 2014 | comments (50)

According to a report from China, pre-orders for Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have reached 20 million. The Cupertino giant opened the books for its smartphone duo in the country a few days ago, on October 10. The report points at higher...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple's iPhone 6 duo makes its way to 36 new countries

Apple's iPhone 6 duo makes its way to 36 new countries

13 October, 2014 | comments (36)

The Apple iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6 are continuing their rollout this month with 36 countries to add to the 22 in the first two waves of availability. The countries to get the new iPhone 6 duo are China and India on October 17, Israel on October...

Tags: Apple, iOS


iPhone 6 and 6 Plus $100 off sale from Boost Mobile

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus $100 off sale from Boost Mobile

12 October, 2014 | comments (54)

Last year, Boost Mobile was the first prepaid US carrier to offer $100 off the latest Apple iPhone 5s and 5c models. This year they're doing it again with Apple's newest flagships, the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Starting October 17, the...

Tags: Apple, iOS


iPhone 6 and 6 Plus go on pre-order in India

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus go on pre-order in India

07 October, 2014 | comments (74)

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus is now available in India. The country's top two online retailers - Flipkart and Amazon - have begun accepting pre-orders for both models in all their configurations. The phones will be delivered on October 17, which is the...

Tags: Apple, iOS


iPhone 6 popularity skyrockets, iOS 8 adoption is sluggish

iPhone 6 popularity skyrockets, iOS 8 adoption is sluggish

06 October, 2014 | comments (154)

How bad were the issues with iOS 8.0.1? Perhaps as bad as the iOS 5 rollout, when many people downloaded the hefty 800MB update only to find out it won't install (failing with an unhelpful "error 3200"). And they had to use an updated iTunes to make...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple iPhone 6 will arrive in India on October 17

Apple iPhone 6 will arrive in India on October 17

05 October, 2014 | comments (64)

Sales of Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will kick off in India on October 17. Pre-orders of the duo of smartphones will begin this coming Tuesday, on October 7. Official pricing of the smartphones is yet to be revealed. Apple’s official...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Two million iPhone 6 reservations placed in the first 6 hours in China

Two million iPhone 6 reservations placed in the first 6 hours in China

02 October, 2014 | comments (43)

Apple has officially announced the pricing and availability for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus just two days ago. The smartphone duo will kick off on October 17, while the online pre-orders start a week earlier - on October 10. Apple Retail pickups...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple iOS 8 found to cause Bluetooth connectivity issues

Apple iOS 8 found to cause Bluetooth connectivity issues

01 October, 2014 | comments (108)

It appears that Apple is yet to catch a break from iOS 8-related troubles. According to a new report, Bluetooth connectivity issues plague the Cupertino giant’s mobile OS. The issue affects devices with iOS 8.0.2 as well. Users of iPhone 6...

Tags: Apple, iOS


iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sales kicks off in China on October 17

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sales kicks off in China on October 17

30 September, 2014 | comments (9)

The Chinese regulator approved the iPhone 6 for sale in the country just a few hours ago and Apple has rushed to announce the new generation iPhones' pricing and availability. Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will become officially available...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Chinese regulator approves iPhone 6 for sale in the country

Chinese regulator approves iPhone 6 for sale in the country

29 September, 2014 | comments (18)

Apple can now officially sell iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in China. The Cupertino giant received a license that allows the duo of smartphones to be used on the country’s networks. The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple is already working on iOS 8.1, 8.2, and 8.3

Apple is already working on iOS 8.1, 8.2, and 8.3

29 September, 2014 | comments (39)

Apple has gotten us used to one big iOS release per year, followed by a ".1" update a few months later. The big one is tied to the company's new mobile device launches - like, for example, iOS 8 debuted this year alongside the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors