It seems that 2019 iPhones will have improved shatter resistance and Multi-Angle Face ID

We receive more rumors of possible new features that will come in 2019 iPhones that include better resistance and better Face ID

Pocketnow Daily: What to Expect from Apple’s iPhone XI Event! (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possible launch date of the iPhone XI, how Trump’s tariffs will affect Apple products and more

Pocketnow Daily: The Samsung Galaxy Note 10’s Display Resolution is Going Down… (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the changes in the less expensive Samsung Galaxy Note 10, Samsung’s and Apple’s financial reports and more

Pocketnow Daily: Samsung Galaxy Note 10 5G confirmed, AirPods 3 in 2019 & more (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the confirmation of a Samsung Galaxy Note 10 5G variant thanks to Verizon’s CEO, new AirPods 3, and more.

AT&T is now performing 5G speed tests, with not so great results

The AT&T 5G network is already working in many cities, and there are some speed test results available that show similar results to what we already have

Huawei and ZTE could be affected by Trump’s new national emergency ban

Huawei and ZTE could start to have even more problems in their commercial activities with the US if this national security ban gets to be more than a rumor
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Possible price and release date for Samsung Galaxy S10 leaked in report

We may already have the prices and release date for the Samsung Galaxy S10 devices for next year, plus their possible storage options

iPhone X exploded after being upgraded to iOS 12.1

There has been a report saying that an iPhone X exploded after being updated to iOS 12.1 so you should wait a bit longer before upgrading
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It will take years for 5G smartphone shipments to reach volumes

If a recent study is to be believed, 5G smartphone shipments will slowly increase as it will take years for the industry to see volumes.

Survey says iPhone X was less popular than small iPhone 8 in the US during Q4

The iPhone X wasn’t Apple’s best-sold mobile device between October and December 2017 in the US, according to the latest CIRP report.

T-Mobile and MetroPCS destroy the competition in J.D. Power satisfaction ratings

Customer satisfaction is at an all-time high for both T-Mobile and flagship prepaid sub-brand MetroPCS, according to the latest J.D. Power research.

Verizon cruises over RootMetrics testing for 1H16 — T-Mobile last, but most improved

AT&T is second, Sprint is third, but T-Mobile is a most improved fourth and may be biting at some yellow towers soon enough.

LG expects Q2 2016 profits to rise to two-year high, despite more mobile losses

Similar to domestic arch-nemesis Samsung, LG has likely enjoyed a strong Q2 in financial terms, but not thanks to the G5 or smartphones in general.

Samsung officially predicts highest quarterly profit since early 2014

After a mediocre 2015, 2016 has started on a high note for Samsung, with both Q1 and now Q2 revenues and profits boosted by the Galaxy S7 duo.

Tablet shipments contract yet again, but average selling prices stay flat in Q1 2016

Despite an encouraging stagnation in average selling prices this past quarter, tablet shipments plummeted by 33 percent compared to Q4 2015.

HTC 10 and Vive launches fail to overturn the company’s financial misery

HTC’s financials weren’t any rosier in May compared to the previous few months, with revenue registering a 37 percent year-on-year decline.

Lenovo reports massive quarterly revenue drop, as Motorola integration fails

Lenovo had a crappy quarter from a financial standpoint, and a sub-par year overall, with Motorola-branded phones among those to blame.

Fitbit and Xiaomi both eclipse smartwatch king Apple in overall Q1 wearable sales

Global wearable sales saw a healthy uptick between January and March 2016, but it was Fitbit and Xiaomi, not Apple, that led the manufacturer ranks.

Androids crash way more often than iPhones, Galaxy S6 leads shame list

A new study focused on ‘mobile device performance and health’ found that Android handhelds failed almost twice as often as iPhones in Q1 2016.

HTC lost another $150 million during Q1, with ‘good momentum’ anticipated next

With the HTC 10 and Vive not out in time to help their manufacturer recover, the financially struggling Taiwanese company had another dreadful quarter.

Fitness bands dominate US wearable market, smartwatches reign supreme in Europe

According to Kantar research, fitness bands trump smartwatches in US mainstream popularity, with the ranks reversed in Europe’s big four countries.

Fitbit beats Q1 2016 revenue expectations, selling nearly 5 million devices

Fitbit sold more wearable devices than it anticipated during the year’s first quarter, and earned more money, but profits were still pretty slim.