Apple gets preliminary approval to pay $500 million to settle iPhone throttling lawsuit
Apple has to wait for the final approval to pay $500 million to settle several lawsuits because it decided to throttle iPhone performance
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.
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.
Apple revives old iPhone performance with iOS 12
iPhone performance was observed running iOS 12 versus previous versions to verify Apple’s claims on improving overall speed.
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.
iPhone natives upgrade to iPhone X, Android switchers go with cheaper iPhones
For those familiar with Apple and iOS, they’re more willing to splash cash on an expensive iPhone. Switchers, meanwhile, dip their toes into the pool.
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.
80 percent of US consumers are satisfied with the iPhone X
It’s a big gap from the 97 percent satisfaction number as suggested by a third-party survey and the 99 percent that Apple suggests for the iPhone X.
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.
Lacking iPhone 6 Plus repair stock, iPhone 6s Plus units may be given out
A directive to retail employees and third-party servicers indicates that as resources are extremely tight for iPhone 6 Plus customers that they could get a surprise upgrade.
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.
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.
You can get a discounted iPhone battery replacement without having to pass any test
In order to make the discounted iPhone battery replacement process as smooth as possible, Apple is waving the typical diagnostic tests and requirements.
Did Apple tell anyone about iPhone slowdowns earlier?
There was a claim floating around for a short minute saying that Apple had told everyone it was throttling performance on older iPhones in February.
Pulling back on the iPhone 7 throttle | #PNWeekly 285
It’s good for the iPhone because the battery might screw your life up, the company says. It’s sorry, it says. We have our say on what Apple is saying about iPhone processor throttling.
Class action lawsuit filed for iPhone 7 slowdown, Apple’s battery strategy
Apple is slowing down the performance of older iPhones as far back as the iPhone 6 for the sake of “prolonging” usability, but these people don’t see it that way.
T-Mobile iPhone X trade-in limited to iPhones, $300 top credit
Hey, supercycle analysts? You got an iPhone 5s? Too bad. You can’t take advantage of a subsidy to buy an iPhone X on the US’s fastest growing network.
New dbrand Grip case is very grippy
The company showed off how grippy its new case is with a racecar. It’s also drop-resistant and up for orders from October 1.
Verizon says most iPhone 7 cases will work with iPhone 8
And for that matter, a selection of iPhone 8 cases will be back-compatible with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Yes, really.
T-Mobile lets you trade an OG iPhone 6 or 6s for flat $300 off iPhone 7 or 7 Plus
If you’re thinking of upgrading from an iPhone 6 to an iPhone 7, you can’t do much better than T-Mobile’s latest trade-in deals.
Apple predictably tops another customer satisfaction report, but the iPhone SE leads the device pack
As crazy as it sounds, iPhone SE owners stateside are more satisfied with their property than those rocking a 7 Plus, Galaxy S7 or S6 Edge+.