Friday, 21 September, 2018

Please don’t buy an iPhone X right now

Apple A12 bionic 7nm detailed Apple debuts 6.1-inch LCD iPhone XR, coming in October
Roberta Sherman | 16 September, 2018, 17:39

On Thursday, September 12, Apple announced that they will be releasing not one, not two, but three shiny new iPhones and a new Series 4 smartwatch that boasts of intuitive health features. But do they deliver? The new line-up has followed some design cues from the last year's iPhone X, courtesy of notched display and overall design.

Looking through the comparison webpage of Apple Online Store, iPhone XR and iPhone XS are powered by the same processor, the A12 Bionic chip, feature the same Neural Engine, and equip with the same TrueDepth Camera System for Face ID and among others.

The iPhone XS Max's display size is 26 per cent larger than the previous largest iPhone display, marking it the largest increase in screen size since 2014, wrote analyst Gene Munster of Loup Ventures in a note.

Tech columnist Geoffrey A. Fowler tries out the $1099 iPhone Xs Max, with a 6.5-inch screen —the largest Apple has ever sold.

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Apple also announced the iPhone XR during the presentation. The phone does have a much bigger display than the iPhone XS. "We also see the rollout of 512GB memory options on the new XS models as surprising and potentially indicative of changing thinking on the iCloud Storage penetration strategy".

"Apple has been intentionally testing the price elasticity of its products in the past few years, and what it found is customers have an appetite for more expensive iPhones", said Wayne Lam, an analyst at IHS Markit. Since Jobs passed in 2011, there is no way of knowing what might have happened had he continued to steer the company over the last seven years.

Apple also introduced a lower-cost 6.1-inch iPhone XR made of aluminium, at a starting price at Rs 76,900.

Fully 12% of our site's mobile traffic comes from Apple's iPhones and iPads, which means a bit over one in ten of you reading this from a phone or tablet are doing it from an Apple device. In recent years, Apple had released the standard iPhone 7/iPhone 8 and the much bigger iPhone 7 Plus/iPhone 8 Plus.

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Apple iPhone XS starts at $999 for the 64GB model.

Apple didn't invent this big phone fashion.

British journalist Caroline Criado Perez told The UK Telegraph she suffered from a repetitive strain injury after using an iPhone 6, which has a 4.7-inch-wide screen, because it was too large for her grip. There are lots of tasks you can now do best with apps. Therefore, it is obvious that the new iPhone really have high performance.

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Grey clouds hovered over the stadium, with the wind picking up enough to blow around papers and knock ballcaps off heads. The swift-water rescues on Saturday morning were mostly of people who hadn't heeded those orders, said Burgaw Fire Capt.

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