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Friday Apple Rumors: 6.1-inch iPhone Render Leaks - Investorplace.com

iPhone Render: A render of the 2018 6.1-inch iPhone has leaked, reports BGR. The render is for the LCD iPhone that rumors claim AAPL will release later this year. The render shows a device that lacks Touch ID and instead features the sensors for FaceID.

Replacing the humans who make iPhones with “Foxbots” is going more slowly than planned - Quartz

Foxconn Technology chairman Terry Gou on Friday reiterated a pledge that the world's biggest assembler of iPhones has made many times: that in a matter of years, human workers will be in a minority at the company. Foxconn's Terry Gou says the company ...

Pulling a Cessna from its hanger with an iPhone-controlled, self-built electric tug - New Atlas

Maker Anthony DiPilato recently challenged himself to build a remote-controlled aircraft tug that could pull a Cessna 310 for under a thousand bucks. After a few iterations, and a handful of failures along the way, the iPhone-controlled Aircraft Tug ...

Switch up the style of your iPhone with a new Caseology case from $4 - iMore (press release) (blog)

Caseology has a variety of iPhone X cases on sale today starting as low as $4. This deal can save you around $10 off the regular prices of these cases, however, you'll need to use the appropriate promo code to get the lowest price. You'll have to make ...

How to Reset Your iPhone or iPad - NDTV

If you're saying goodbye to your iPhone or iPad, erasing all of the content on it is a good option. To reset your iPhone is a last resort option and one you should only take in exceptional circumstances such as when you're selling the device or if you ...

No Lightning or USB-C in a future iPhone is a very bad idea - AppleInsider

The iPhone won't be seamless any time soon, if for no other reason than speakers. Plus, there's that pesky assembly process. The individual components need to be installed into the enclosure, and the device brought together as a whole before the glue ...

Here are 10 secret iPhone shortcuts you probably never knew existed - The Sun

If you own an iPhone 6S or later, you can use 3D Touch – which is Apple's nickname for pressing hard on the screen. Find the X icon in your notification centre and press hard on it, and you'll be able to clear all notifications. Sadly, the X generally ...

Best Ultra Thin iPhone X Cases - iMore (press release) (blog)

When it comes to cases for your iPhone X you have a ton of options. If you're accident prone, perhaps you want a heavy duty case that will protect your iPhone from all sorts of damage. Maybe you really love leather cases and prefer to wrap your iPhone ...

Amazon SBI Offer: Realme 1, Moto G6, iPhone 7, Huawei P20 Pro, P20 Lite, Redmi 5 and More Price in India Drop - MySmartPrice Gear

Amazon India keeps holding EMI fests in collaboration with banks. Last week, the company held an EMI fest in partnership with the ICICI bank. This week, the e-commerce giant has partnered with the SBI and is offering discounts for SBI Credit card users ...

IPhone Assembler's Billionaire CEO Chafes at China Overtime Caps - IndustryWeek

by Debby Wu. The billionaire chief of Foxconn Technology Group, Apple Inc.'s main iPhone assembler, argues that China's “unreasonable” restrictions on overtime hours hurts his workers and the company's competitiveness. Taking aim at criticism Foxconn ...

The 18 best iPhone docks - WKOW

It's certainly handy to be able to prop up your iPhone and charge it while you sleep, but finding the right iPhone dock can be tough. You want something that seamlessly blends in with your bedroom nightstand or office desk, while providing simple ...

Exclusive: This is Apple's 6.1-inch LCD iPhone - BGR

Apple's iPhone X, pictured at the top of this post, marks a turning point for Apple. The iconic design elements that people have grown accustomed to over the years are now all completely gone, and yet the phone is somehow still instantly recognizable ...

Apple considered ditching the charging port for iPhone X - Cult of Mac

In its quest to create the ultimate streamlined products, Apple sure loves getting rid of ports. When it came to the development of the iPhone X, however, it temporarily toyed with an idea that would have made ditching the 3.5mm headphone jack pale ...

Exigent Circumstances: iOS 12's USB Restricted Mode and Warrantless iPhone Access - Just Security

Apple recently confirmed the introduction of a new feature called “USB Restricted Mode” in the latest version of the iPhone's mobile operating system, iOS 12. If enabled in the user's settings, USB Restricted Mode will disable data transfer from the ...

Apple's next-gen 'A13' iPhone and iPad chipset will remain 7nm - AppleInsider

Apple's next-gen 'A13' iPhone and iPad chipset will remain 7nm. By Roger Fingas Friday, June 22, 2018, 06:18 am PT (09:18 am ET). Apple is likely to stick with 7-nanometer chip designs for 2019 iPhone and iPad processors, a report revealed on Friday.

Qualcomm modem will be in September 18 iPhone - Fudzilla

This is a big step for Intel's wireless division as the XMM 7560 has two features that iPhone and Intel have been missing. The magical component of CDMA a standard that two world's biggest carriers use has finally made the spec. Qualcomm powered ...

Buttonless and port-free: Expect the next iPhone to be as smooth as a baby's bum - The Register

Apple prompted complaints when it removed the 3.5mm audio port from iPhones in 2016. Expect future models to be even more radical. The Cupertino giant mulled the idea of exterminating the Lightning port entirely when it was designing the iPhone X, ...

How Can I Use the Same Password on My MacBook, iPad, and iPhone? - Lifehacker

So, for example, purchasing an app on your MacBook will require you to log into the App Store using your Apple ID, and you should use that same ID when buying an app for your iPad or iPhone. Similarly, when you're activating iCloud on all of your ...

Locked Out of Your iPhone? Here's What to Do - New York Times

In more recent versions of the system, a tool called Find My iPhone Activation Lock prevents thieves from erasing and selling stolen iPhones and other gear by requiring the Apple ID name and password of the rightful owner — if the Find My iPhone ...

4 key factors you should know prior to buying an iphone - KnowTechie

Getting a new iPhone is truly exciting. As one of the leading smartphones these days, Apple's iPhones have already marked a spot in the market today. No wonder there are a lot of people who patronize iPhones because of the quality despite the price.

iPhone is a line of smartphones designed and marketed by Apple Inc. They run Apple's iOS mobile operating system. The first generation iPhone was released on June 29, 2007; the most recent iPhone model is the iPhone 7, which was unveiled at a special event on September 7, 2016.

iPhone
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The front face of the Jet Black iPhone 7
Developer Apple Inc.
Manufacturer Foxconn, Pegatron
(contract manufacturers)
Type Smartphone
Release date
  • 1st gen: June 29, 2007 (2007-06-29)
  • 3G: July 11, 2008 (2008-07-11)
  • 3GS: June 19, 2009 (2009-06-19)
  • 4: June 24, 2010 (2010-06-24)
  • 4S: October 14, 2011 (2011-10-14)
  • 5: September 21, 2012 (2012-09-21)
  • 5C, 5S: September 20, 2013 (2013-09-20)
  • 6 / 6 Plus: September 19, 2014 (2014-09-19)
  • 6S / 6S Plus: September 25, 2015 (2015-09-25)
  • SE: March 31, 2016 (2016-03-31)
  • 7 / 7 Plus: September 16, 2016 (2016-09-16)
Units sold 1 billion+
Operating system iOS
System-on-chip used
CPU
  • 1st gen and 3G:
  • Samsung 32-bit RISC ARM 1176JZ(F)-S v1.0
  • 3GS: 600 MHz ARM Cortex-A8
  • 4: 800 MHz ARM Cortex-A8
  • 4S: 800 MHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9
  • 5 / 5C: 1.3 GHz dual-core Apple A6
  • 5S: 1.3 GHz 64-bit dual-core Apple A7
  • 6 / 6 Plus: 1.4 GHz 64-bit dual-core Apple A8
  • 6S / 6S Plus and SE: 1.85 GHz 64-bit dual-core Apple A9
  • 7 / 7 Plus: 2.23 GHz 64-bit quad-core Apple A10
Memory
  • 1st gen and 3G:
  • 128 MB LPDDR RAM (137 MHz)
  • 3GS: 256 MB LPDDR RAM (200 MHz)
  • 4: 512 MB LPDDR2 RAM (200 MHz)
  • 4S: 512 MB LPDDR2 RAM
  • 5 / 5C: 1 GB LPDDR2 RAM
  • 5S and 6 / 6 Plus: 1 GB LPDDR3 RAM
  • 6S / 6S Plus, SE and 7: 2 GB LPDDR4 RAM
  • 7 Plus: 3 GB LPDDR4 RAM
Storage 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, or 256 GB flash memory
Display
  • 1st gen and 3G:
  • 3.5 in (89 mm)
  • 3:2 aspect ratio, scratch-resistant glossy glass covered screen, 262,144-color (18-bit) TN LCD, 480 × 320 px (HVGA) at 163 ppi, 200:1 contrast ratio
  • 3GS:
  • In addition to prior, features a fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating, and 262,144-color (18-bit) TN LCD with hardware spatial dithering
  • 4 and 4S:
  • 3.5 in (89 mm); 3:2 aspect ratio, aluminosilicate glass covered 16,777,216-color (24-bit) IPS LCD screen, 960 × 640 px at 326 ppi, 800:1 contrast ratio, 500 max brightness
  • 5 / 5C / 5S / SE:
  • 4.0 in (100 mm); 16:9 aspect ratio; 1136 × 640 px screen resolution at 326 ppi
  • 6 / 6S / 7:
  • 4.7 in (120 mm); 16:9 aspect ratio; 1334 × 750 px screen resolution at 326 ppi
  • 6 Plus / 6S Plus / 7 Plus:
  • 5.5 in (140 mm); 16:9 aspect ratio; 1920 × 1080 px screen resolution at 401 ppi
Graphics
  • 1st gen and 3G:
  • PowerVR MBX Lite 3D GPU (103 MHz)
  • 3GS: PowerVR SGX535 GPU
  • (150 MHz)
  • 4: PowerVR SGX535 GPU (200 MHz)
  • 4S: PowerVR SGX543MP2 (2-core) GPU
  • 5 / 5C: PowerVR SGX543MP3 (3-core) GPU
  • 5S: PowerVR G6430 (4-core) GPU
  • 6 / 6 Plus: PowerVR GX6450 (4-core) GPU
  • 6S / 6S Plus and SE: PowerVR GT7600 (6-core) GPU
Sound
Connectivity
1st gen, 3G, and 3GS:

Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g)
4, and 4S:
Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n)
5, 5C, and 5S:
Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n)
6 / 6 Plus, 6S / 6S Plus:, and SE:
Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)

1st gen, 3G, 3GS, and 4:
Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
4S, 5, 5C, 5S, and 6 / 6 Plus:
Bluetooth 4.0
6S / 6S Plus, SE and 7 / 7 Plus:
Bluetooth 4.2

GSM models also include
LTE
700, 2100 MHz
UMTS / HSDPA/HSPA+ / DC-HSDPA
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
GSM / EDGE
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
CDMA model also includes
LTE
700 MHz
CDMA/EV-DO Rev. A
800, 1900 MHz
UMTS / HSDPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
GSM / EDGE
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
Power
  • Built-in rechargeable Lithium-ion battery
  • 1st gen: 3.7 V 5.18 W·h (1400 mA·h)
  • 3G: 3.7 V 4.12 W·h (1150 mA·h)
  • 3GS 3.7 V 4.51 W·h (1219 mA·h)
  • 4: 3.7 V 5.25 W·h (1420 mA·h)
  • 4S: 3.7 V 5.3 W·h (1432 mA·h)
  • 5: 3.8 V 5.45 W·h (1440 mA·h)
  • 5C: 3.8 V 5.73 W·h (1510 mA·h)
  • 5S: 3.8 V 5.92 W·h (1560 mA·h)
  • 6: 3.82 V 6.91 W·h (1810 mA·h)
  • 6 Plus: 3.82 V 11.1 W·h (2915 mA·h)
  • 6S: 3.82 V 6.55 W·h (1715 mA·h)
  • 6S Plus: 3.8 V 10.45 W·h (2750 mA·h)
  • SE: 3.82 V 6.21 W·h (1624 mA·h)
  • 7: 3.8 V 7.45 W·h (1960 mA·h)
  • 7 Plus: 3.82 V 11.10 W·h (2900 mA·h)
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Dimensions
  • 1st gen:
  • 115 mm (4.5 in) H
  • 61 mm (2.4 in) W
  • 11.6 mm (0.46 in) D
  • 3G & 3GS:
  • 115.5 mm (4.55 in) H
  • 62.1 mm (2.44 in) W
  • 12.3 mm (0.48 in) D
  • 4 & 4S:
  • 115.2 mm (4.54 in) H
  • 58.6 mm (2.31 in) W
  • 9.3 mm (0.37 in) D
  • 5, 5S & SE:
  • 123.8 mm (4.87 in) H
  • 58.6 mm (2.31 in) W
  • 7.6 mm (0.30 in) D
  • 5C:
  • 124.4 mm (4.90 in) H
  • 59.2 mm (2.33 in) W
  • 8.97 mm (0.353 in) D
  • 6:
  • 138.1 mm (5.44 in) H
  • 67 mm (2.6 in) W
  • 6.9 mm (0.27 in) D
  • 6 Plus:
  • 158.1 mm (6.22 in) H
  • 77.8 mm (3.06 in) W
  • 7.1 mm (0.28 in) D
  • 6S & 7:
  • 138.3 mm (5.44 in) H
  • 67.1 mm (2.64 in) W
  • 7.1 mm (0.28 in) D
  • 6S Plus & 7 Plus:
  • 158.2 mm (6.23 in) H
  • 77.9 mm (3.07 in) W
  • 7.3 mm (0.29 in) D
Weight
  • 1st gen and 3GS:
  • 135 g (4.8 oz)
  • 3G: 133 g (4.7 oz)
  • 4: 137 g (4.8 oz)
  • 4S: 140 g (4.9 oz)
  • 5 and 5S:
  • 112 g (4.0 oz)
  • 5C: 132 g (4.7 oz)
  • 6: 129 g (4.6 oz)
  • 6 Plus: 172 g (6.1 oz)
  • 6S: 143 g (5.0 oz)
  • 6S Plus: 192 g (6.8 oz)
  • SE: 113 g (4.0 oz)
  • 7: 138 g (4.9 oz)
  • 7 Plus: 188 g (6.6 oz)
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Website www.apple.com/iphone

iPhone (/ˈfn/ EYE-fohn) is a line of smartphones designed and marketed by Apple Inc. They run Apple's iOS mobile operating system. The first generation iPhone was released on June 29, 2007; the most recent iPhone model is the iPhone 7, which was unveiled at a special event on September 7, 2016.

The user interface is built around the device's multi-touch screen, including a virtual keyboard. The iPhone has Wi-Fi and can connect to cellular networks. An iPhone can shoot video (though this was not a standard feature until the iPhone 3GS), take photos, play music, send and receive email, browse the web, send and receive text messages, follow GPS navigation, record notes, perform mathematical calculations, and receive visual voicemail. Other functions—video games, reference works, social networking, etc.—can be enabled by downloading mobile apps. As of June 2016, Apple's App Store contained more than 2 million applications available for the iPhone.

Apple has released ten generations of iPhone models, each accompanied by one of the ten major releases of the iOS operating system. The original 1st-generation iPhone was a GSM phone and established design precedents, such as a button placement that has persisted throughout all releases and a screen size maintained for the next four iterations. The iPhone 3G added 3G network support, and was followed by the 3GS with improved hardware, the 4 with a metal chassis, higher display resolution and front-facing camera, and the 4S with improved hardware and the voice assistant Siri. The iPhone 5 featured a taller, 4-inch display and Apple's newly introduced Lightning connector. In 2013, Apple released the 5S with improved hardware and a fingerprint reader, and the lower-cost 5C, a version of the 5 with colored plastic casings instead of metal. They were followed by the larger iPhone 6, with models featuring 4.7 and 5.5-inch displays. The iPhone 6S was introduced the following year, which featured hardware upgrades and support for pressure-sensitive touch inputs, as well as the SE—which featured hardware from the 6S but the smaller form factor of the 5S. In 2016, Apple unveiled the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, which add water resistance, improved system and graphics performance, a new rear dual-camera setup on the Plus model, and new color options, while removing the 3.5 mm headphone jack found on previous phones.

The iPhone's commercial success has been credited with reshaping the smartphone industry and helping to make Apple one of the world's most valuable publicly traded companies by 2011. The original iPhone was one of the first phones to use a design featuring a slate format with a touchscreen interface. Almost all modern smartphones have replicated this style of design.

In the US, the iPhone holds the largest share of the smartphone market. As of late 2015, the iPhone had a 43.6% market share, followed by Samsung (27.6%), LG (9.4%), and Motorola (4.8%).