Pocketnow Daily: Samsung Galaxy S11 With the BEST DISPLAY… Again?! (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possible 120Hz display in future Samsung devices, the OnePlus 8’s possible design and more

Apple fixes for free iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus devices that won’t power on

The Cupertino-based company has determined that, due to a component that may fail, some iPhone 6s and 6s Plus models may now power on.

Woot! has iPhone 6s from $150, iPhone 7 refurbs from $235

A 256GB iPhone for $285? If you don’t mind a little refurbishment work from a few dings and scratches, it could be yours if you act fast.

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.
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How to get the discontinued iPhones

If you want to get one of the discontinued iPhones (iPhone SE, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, and iPhone X), we tell you how to do it.

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.

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 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 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?

Wistron India plant getting started with iPhone 6s Plus production

Apple’s manufacturing partner in India has worked on producing the iPhone SE for domestic consumers. With import taxes rising, this could be a good salve on the price of the popular iPhone model.

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.

Sonim XP8, XP5S are launch devices AT&T’s FirstNet public safety cellular network

First responders will have two unique choices of hardware for accessing a special network for crisis situations in the US.

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.

Consumer Reports says iPhone X has the best smartphone camera, at least for now

Before getting a chance to review the newly unveiled Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, Consumer Reports wants the world to know the iPhone X camera is the best.

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.

AT&T to introduce iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus into prepaid service eligibility

Rumors say that the 2016 iPhones will come to AT&T Prepaid at a major discount from what they currently go for at Apple and other carriers soon.

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.

Apple will lose iPhone sales with battery replacements

Apple is making up to customers and that make-up will depress sales of iPhones in the coming year. At least that’s what one bank is thinking.

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.

Apple begins replacing batteries for older iPhones earlier than announced

Originally set for late January, the company is now offering $29 rates for out-of-warranty battery replacements on throttled iPhones.

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.