iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE will likely not get iOS 13

With iOS 13, Apple could be revising its compatibility list, and the iPhone 6 drops off the list, complete with its Plus sibling, and the iPhone SE.

Pocketnow Daily: iPhone prices going up? Samsung Galaxy Fold launch date & more (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about Trump’s actions that increase tariffs on Chinese imports that may affect Apple, Galaxy Fold launch and more.

Apple boosting some iPhone trade-ins by $100 toward iPhone XR and XS

If you’re holding onto an iPhone 5s, you’re not getting any extra credit and neither are iPhone X owners. But you’ve lucked out if you’ve got an iPhone 6s.
2018 iPhones

This year’s new iPhone models may surpass iPhone 6 record sales

These year’s iPhone model lineup may surpass the record sales that were established back in 2014 with the iPhone 6, or that’s what supply chains think

Best Buy’s Apple Back to School event has great deals in many Apple devices

Best Buy’s Apple Back to School gives us great deals on Apple products like the MacBook Air and Pro models, iPad Pros, some iPhone models and more

iPhone SE, iPhone 6s suffer fast battery drain on iOS 11.4

Those with older iPhones are being advised to turn off location services and keep Wi-Fi on. Replacing the battery might not matter.

Wistron now making iPhone 6s in India as Apple looks at expansion

The iPhone 6s is replacing the iPhone SE for local production and sales. It’s expected to be more popular and save Apple from more taxes.

Apple v. Samsung ends, the HTC U12+ begins | #PNWeekly 306

Nearly seven years later, we may finally have reached the end of this argument between two bickering tech giants. That and a really big phone this week on our show!

Apple internally knew about iPhone 6 bendgate, touch disease

Despite the public front that Apple put up about the structural integrity of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, court documents say the company knew all about the truth.

Apple retroactively subsidizing iPhone battery replacements

Those who got the battery replaced on their iPhone 6 or newer device at an Apple-sanctioned facility anytime within 2017 are eligible to get $50 back.

iPhone X is top-selling smartphone in March, four others join top ten list

Three Android smartphones in the budget range flank the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ for top sales in that OS, but it’s Apple all the way in these rankings.

Samsung brilliantly taunts Apple yet again with hilarious new Galaxy S9 ad

Samsung’s always imaginative marketing department strikes again, pitting the Galaxy S9 against the archaic iPhone 6 to remind the world of Apple’s performance throttling scandals.

iPhone battery replacements now happening “without delay,” kind of

Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers can now order replacement batteries for your throttled iPhone and receive them without delay. What does that mean for you?

Apple’s iPhone X ‘comfortably’ dominated Europe’s ‘fatigued’ Q1 smartphone market

Both Samsung and Apple contributed to Europe’s shrinking Q1 2018 smartphone shipment numbers, but the iPhone X was easily the continent’s most popular model, according to Canalys.

HTC uses iPhone 6 components in U12+ event teaser for a cheeky purpose

People have noticed that parts from the iPhone 6 and other phones were featured in a teaser image for HTC’s next big phone. The company says that’s exactly the point it wants to make.

Apple captured 86 percent of Q4 2017 smartphone profits, 35 percent came from the iPhone X alone

Apple is the unrivaled world heavyweight champion of smartphone profits, according to the latest Counterpoint Research analysis, with the iPhone X proving particularly lucrative during Q4 2017.

Apple Stores employing contractors for on-site iPhone battery replacements

It seems that Apple Stores are struggling to handle the backlog of battery replacement orders they’re getting with the hands they have on deck.

At least 59 iPhone throttling lawsuits could turn into one giant class action lasting many years

Legal experts don’t expect courts to find Apple guilty in a class action lawsuit relating to the iPhone throttling scandal, but Cupertino obviously doesn’t need the prolonged bad publicity.

Apple fails to explain why iPhone throttling was not disclosed to Canadian government

The behavior was covered under umbrella language explaining the measures it took to stop iPhones from suddenly shutting down with the iOS 10.2.1 software update.

With iPhone battery replacement program, Apple may give rebates to those who paid full price

That’s according to a Senate committee chairman. That committee has released a letter from Apple that answers some of its questions about the program.

Bring Your Own iPhone to Xfinity Mobile now, more phones soon

Comcast’s cellular service is now ready to accept your old iPhone from another carrier, as long as it is not from one certain carrier.

iPhone 6 Plus battery replacements are reportedly unavailable until March or April

If you’re looking to replace your crumbling iPhone 6 Plus battery and hopefully improve CPU performance in exchange for just $29, get ready for a long wait.

$29 iPhone battery replacement limited to one per device

Apple confirmed that it was offering a $29 iPhone battery replacement to anyone with a iPhone 6 or newer model regardless of the diagnostic result of the device. There’s more to the story, however.

Apple now facing at least 26 lawsuits for undisclosed iPhone throttling

Untimely disclosure of its throttling practice has garnered Apple some vitriol and litigation from unhappy customers hearing about this for the first time.