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Apple iPhone sales have reached the one billion units mark

Apple has sold one billion iPhone handsets so far

After two straight quarters of declining sale figures, Apple leaves the one billion iPhone units sold barrier behind.
Apple iPhone SE cannibalizing iPhone 6 and 6s sales

Apple iPhone SE cannibalizing iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s sales

Market research company shows that a percentage of users who have upgraded from an older iPhone model to the newer iPhone SE would have considere...
Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch, global smartwatch market falling for the first time

Smartwatch shipments fall for the first time

While global shipments fell 32 percent in the second quarter, Apple's smart wearables faced an impressive downfall - no less than 55 percent.
TSMC may be producing the next generation of Apple SoCs

TSMC may be producing the next generation of Apple SoCs

The Taiwanese semiconductor manufacturer could be responsible for both the unannounced Apple A10 and Apple A11 SoCs for future iPhones.
Microsoft planning to launch a modular iMac rival

Microsoft iMac rival could be in the works

The Redmond giant is apparently getting ready for the rebound of the PC market with a modular device that could act as an iMac alternative, a por...
Hands-on video compares an alleged iPhone 7 against the iPhone 6s

Hands-on video compares an alleged iPhone 7 against the iPhone 6s

The hands-on video shows what appears to be a dummy 4.7-inch iPhone 7 against the current generation iPhone 6s. A new camera, antenna setup, and ...
Upcoming iPhone 7 expected to have a larger capacity internal battery

Upcoming iPhone 7 expected to have a larger capacity internal battery

User @OnLeak claims a 1960 mAh internal battery on the new iPhone compared to 1715 mAh on the current iPhone 6s.
Latest leak claims Apple will drop the common audio jack on the iPhone 7

Latest leak claims Apple will drop the common audio jack on the iPhone 7

A picture of Lightning-only earbuds is another hint that Apple may be moving away from the universal 3.5 mm audio port found on nearly every cons...
Intel XMM 7360 modem could be in half of all iPhone 7 units produced

Intel XMM 7360 modem could be in half of all iPhone 7 units produced

The deal could bring in $1.5 billion USD into Intel's pockets according to analysts from Cowen and Company.
Razer Mechanical Keyboard Case for Apple iPad Pro 12.9 with Bluetooth connectivity and metal kickstand

Razer unveils mechanical keyboard case for iPad Pro

Featuring Bluetooth connectivity and a metal kickstand, this accessory uses the world’s first low-profile mechanical switch for mobile devices.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Android flagship outsells Apple's iPhone 6S in the US

Samsung Galaxy S7 is outselling the iPhone 6S in the US

The Galaxy S7 series recorded a market share of 16 percent in the US, while Apple's iPhone 6S and 6S Plus only got a slice of 14.6 percent of the...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Windows Tablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Windows Tablets

July 2016 update. Here is a current list of Notebookcheck's top-ranked Windows tablets. This list is reviewed on a regular basis, checked by our ...
Samsung Pay customers are happier than those using Apple Pay

Samsung Pay beats Apple Pay once again

After outgrowing Apple Pay, now Samsung's mobile wallet also records a higher customer satisfaction number than its competitor.
Next Apple iPhone could launch with 32 GB of internal storage space

Next Apple iPhone could launch with 32 GB of internal storage space

The Wall Street Journal says the next iPhone is just a few months away, but it won't be a huge update from the current iPhone 6s series. Better w...
Apple iOS 9 split view feature on iPad tablet

Apple releases first public beta of iOS 10

This release can be downloaded even by those without a developer account and comes with a new lock screen design, some overhauled apps, and more.
Walmart Pay app for Android and iOS works in over 4,600 stores across the US

Walmart Pay hits 4,600 over stores in the US

This free mobile-payment service that was announced back in December 2015 is now available for users of Apple and Android devices, supporting an ...
Notebookcheck's Top Windows Alternatives to the MacBook 12, Air 11 and Air 13

Notebookcheck's Top Windows Alternatives to the MacBook 12, Air 11 and Air 13

Lighter than Air? Apple shocked the whole industry with the first MacBook Air: We had never seen such a slim and light notebook before. However, ...
Tidal streaming service might soon be acquired by Apple

Apple might buy Jay Z's Tidal music streaming service

Apple aims to gain control of Tidal's exclusive music catalog but the talks are far from a conclusion right now.
Apple discontinuing its 27-inch Thunderbolt display

Apple discontinuing its 27-inch Thunderbolt Display

A successor to the Thunderbolt Display is nowhere to be seen as Apple sells of it remaining stock.
Apple patent reveals all-glass curved display

Apple patent reveals all-glass curved display

The curved glass display takes the concept of the Samsung Galaxy Edge to the extreme with virtual volume buttons and sliders.
Zeiss unveils universal VR One Plus headset for 129 Euros

Zeiss unveils universal VR One Plus headset for 129 Euros

The headset will launch this August and be compatible with most Android and iOS smartphones from 4.7-inches up to 5.5-inches in screen size.
New rumors claim no dual cameras for iPhone 7 Plus

New rumors claim no dual cameras for iPhone 7 Plus

A supposed Foxconn insider is casting doubt that the iPhone 6s Plus successor will be equipped be dual rear cameras due to technical problems.
Apple iPad 2 tablet is not compatible with iOS 10

iOS 10 not compatible with 40 percent of mainstream iPads

The next-gen mobile operating system by Apple will launch in a few months, and will turn about 40 percent of the iPads currently in use into obso...
Unofficial renderings show benefits of OLED bar for MacBook refresh

Unofficial renderings show benefits of OLED bar for MacBook refresh

At least one fan is visualizing what a MacBook Pro with a secondary OLED panel can do including Search, Spotify, system status, and more.
Apple may use Intel modem for international iPhone 7 SKUs

Apple may use Intel modems for international iPhone 7 SKUs

GSM models are expected to make the switch to Intel while CDMA models may continue carrying Qualcomm modems.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 120 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 120 Euros

June 2016 update. Here you will find the best smartphones under 120 Euros (~$135) reviewed by Notebookcheck over the last few months. Our list of...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

June 2016 update. Here you will find the best smartphones under 300 Euros (~$340) reviewed by Notebookcheck over the last few months. Our list of...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets

June 2016 update. Here you will find the current best tablets reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models is regular...
Unofficial accessory runs Android on an iPhone (Source: Nick Lee / Tendigi)

Unofficial accessory runs Android on an iPhone

Clever use of software and an external logic board allows the iPhone to act as a "video-out" for Android.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

June 2016 update. Here you will find the latest smartphones reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our Top 10 list is regularly updated, maintained and comme...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Phablets (>5.5-inch)

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Phablets (>5.5-inch)

July 2016 update. Here's a list of the best XL-sized smartphones - with screen sizes of 5.5 inches and greater - we've reviewed in the last few m...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones (≤5-inch)

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones (≤5-inch)

June 2016 update. Here's a list of the best compact smartphones - with screen sizes of 5 inches or less - we've reviewed in the last few months. ...
Huawei Honor V8 Android handset with IPS-NEO display and HiSilicon Kirin processor

Huawei plans to beat Samsung and Apple in five years

The company's CEO has recently said that Huawei plans to overcome Samsung and Apple, becoming the global leader of the smartphone market within f...
Smartphone market is slowing down according to IDC

Worldwide smartphone market is slowing down according to IDC

Research firm predicts a growth of just 3.1 percent this year compared to 10.5 percent in 2015.
Apple may be preparing a 5K Thunderbolt monitor with integrated GPU

Apple may be preparing a 5K monitor with integrated GPU

The 5120 x 2880 resolution panel could include an integrated graphics chip and be compatible with any existing MacBook so long as it supports Thu...
Apple iPhone 7 cases seemingly confirm rumors

Apple iPhone 7 cases seemingly confirm rumors

OppoMart cases for the next generation of iPhones have appeared online to reveal dual cameras and a largely similar design to the iPhone 6 series...
Leaked MacBook Pro images suggest row of OLED Function keys (Source: Cult of Mac)

Leaked MacBook Pro images suggest row of OLED Function keys

The pictures allegedly show multiple USB Type C ports and larger keyboard keys as well.
Tap pressure could be calculated based on sound frequencies for a faux 3D Touch experience

ForcePhone could add 3D Touch for all smartphones

Special software could replace dedicated pressure sensitivity hardware by using the smartphone's existing speaker and microphone.
Samsung Pay might soon launch with support for non-Samsung smartphones

Samsung Pay Mini might launch soon

This new mobile payment service will work on both non-Samsung Android smartphones, but will also support Apple handsets.
Apple could be refreshing the MacBook Pro with OLED touch panels and Touch ID

Apple could be refreshing the MacBook Pro with OLED touch panels and Touch ID

The Q4 2016 refresh is expected to be a major redesign of the current generation with Skylake, Polaris, Touch ID, USB Type-C with Thunderbolt 3, ...
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 problems, Apple pulls iOS 9.3.2 update

Apple pulls iOS 9.3.2 update

This update apparently bricked some iPad Pro tablets and Apple has decided to withdraw it.
Apple iPhone could have four different OLED suppliers by 2018

Apple iPhone could have four different OLED suppliers by 2018

The Cupertino company is looking at South Korean and Japanese suppliers as Chinese manufacturers are not expected to be able to meet demand.
Google Gboard keyboard app for iOS

Google launches GBoard keyboard app for iOS

Next to emojis and GIFs, this app also offers Google Search capabilities that are very easy to use, as well as the ability to send information it...
Supposed dummy cover for iPhone 7 reveals dimensions and Smart Connector pins

Supposed dummy cover for iPhone 7 reveals dimensions and Smart Connector pins

More rumors on the iPhone 7 claim a final design more similar to the current iPhone 6s than initially anticipated.
Sunrise Calendar app now discontinued and integrated into Outlook

Microsoft shuts down Sunrise Calendar

More than a year after purchasing Sunrise Atelier, the Redmond giant decides to discontinue Sunrise Calendar and integrate it into Outlook.
Pebble Health Mobile Graphs feature delivered by Pebble software 3.12

Pebble firmware 3.12 now available

This update brings watch-based texting support to iOS, as well as multiple improvements to Pebble Health on both Android and iOS.
Apple CEO Tim Cook to meet with Chinese government officials

Apple CEO Tim Cook to meet with Chinese government officials

The visit to Beijing will hopefully strike an agreement between Apple and Chinese officials to lift the ban on iTunes and create a more amicable ...
Apple iPhone 7 - Rumors and Facts

Apple iPhone 7 - Rumors and Facts

The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus are expected this Fall. We've gathered and listed known rumors thus far.
Apple MacBook 12 (Early 2016) 1.1 GHz Review

91% Apple MacBook 12 (Early 2016) 1.1 GHz Review

Pioneering. One of the hotly debated devices from Apple's line-up has been updated: The MacBook 12 omits non-essential features and focuses on highest portability. Fan, many interfaces, a mechanical touchpad, a long key travel: "You don't need that."
Intel Core m3-6Y30 | Intel HD Graphics 515 | 12" | 927 g
LeEco Le 2 Max smartphone sells out in under a minute

LeEco Le 2 Max smartphone sells out in under a minute

The first batch of Le 2 smartphones have already sold out in China. Meanwhile, LeEco CEO criticizes Apple on the lack of innovation with the iPho...

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Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)