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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.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 120 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 120 Euros

May 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 (≤5-inch)

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

May 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. O...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Windows Tablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Windows Tablets

May 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 e...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets

May 2016 update. Here you will find the current best tablets reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models is regularl...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

May 2016 update. Here you will find the best smartphones under 300 Euros (~$340) reviewed by Notebookcheck over the last few months. Our list of ...
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...
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, ...
Logitech BASE stand with charging dock for iPad Pro

Logitech unveils BASE iPad Pro stand

This aluminum-made charging dock/stand supports both the 12.9-inch and 9.7-inch iPad Pro is the first non-keyboard accessory for Apple's tablet t...
Apple keynote presentation iPad lineup

Apple's growth has halted

After more than a decade of continuous growth, the Cupertino-based company reports its first drop, mainly caused by weak iPhone sales.
Apple MacBook 12 2016 is not easy to repair according to iFixit

Apple MacBook 12 2016 is difficult to repair according to iFixit

The continuing reliance on adhesives and uncommon screws has awarded the latest Apple refresh a repairability score of just 1 out of 10.
Microsoft Word Flow iOS keyboard freely available in the US via iTunes

Microsoft Word Flow iOS keyboard now available

The app developed by Microsoft’s experimental projects division known as Garage is now live in the US App Store.
Apple may be switching to Intel for new iPhone wireless modules

Apple may be switching to Intel for new iPhone wireless modules

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf recently hinted at losing a major customer to a competitor in a recent earnings call.
Apple patent shows wireless headphones with Lightning cable

Apple patent shows wireless headphones with Lightning cable

The headphone cable provides power for charging and data and, if disconnected, will switch seamlessly to a wireless headset.
Apple reportedly slowing production on iPhone 6S and 6S Plus

Apple reportedly slowing production on iPhone 6S and 6S Plus

Apple is reducing its orders on the latest iPhone 6s flagships as a response to slowing demand. In turn, investors are growing worrisome.
Apple iBooks Store now banned in China, next to iTunes Movies

China bans Apple's iBooks Store and iTunes Movies

The ban arrives only six months after the two services reached the local market, but Apple Pay and Apple Music are still available in China for n...
Apple updates the 12-inch MacBook

Apple updates the 12-inch MacBook

On top of the update to Intel Skylake processors, the company also unveiled a new, rose gold color version of the notebook.
New bracelets and colors now available for the Apple Watch

New bracelets and colors now available for the Apple Watch

The core hardware will remain unchanged while band and bracelet options are now more than ever with nylon, leather, steel, and magnetic choices.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

April 2016 update. Here you'll find the latest smartphones reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our Top 10 list is regularly updated, maintained and commen...
Apple iOS sales in China hold now 2nd place worldwide

China is now the second global market in terms of iOS revenue

Although it became the market with most iOS downloads back in Q1 2015, China generates less iOS revenue than the US, but has recently surpassed J...
Microsoft Word Flow keyboard app for iPhone

Microsoft announces Word Flow iOS keyboard

This Windows Phone keyboard app will hit Apple's iPhone soon, as the Redmond giant has begun to accept beta registrations earlier this week.
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 Tablet Review

91% Apple iPad Pro 9.7 Tablet Review

Smaller, yet powerful! With the smaller 12.9-inch sibling of the big iPad Pro, Apple also offers a strong competitor to the iPad Air 2. We have already reviewed the elegant power tablet with the iPhone camera. Even though it is once again an exemplary product, there is still room for improvements.
Apple A9X | Apple A9X / PowerVR Series 7XT | 9.7" | 444 g
Apple iPhone 7 could be even thinner with new antenna and dual cameras

Apple iPhone 7 could be even thinner with new antenna and dual rear cameras

The next flagship iPhone may clock in with a thickness of just 6 mm excluding the possibility of a protruding rear camera.
Next Apple Watch could be considerably slimmer

Next Apple Watch could be considerably slimmer

The timing of the Apple Watch 2 reveal may coincide with this year's WWDC event in June ahead of the iPhone 7.
Apple MacBook patent shows large customizable touchpad keyboard

New Apple patent reveals MacBook with touchpad keyboard and haptic feedback

One of the future MacBooks might have a touchpad that acts as a keyboard that includes a few customizable sections as well.
Apple predicted to ship more than 40 million iPhone units by end of 2016

Apple predicted to ship more than 40 million iPhone units by end of 2016

The iPhone SE alone will boost the total number of iPhones sold by 15 million if analyst forecasts hold true.
Initial press reviews on iPhone SE praise performance; criticize weak camera (Bild: Apple)

Initial press reviews on iPhone SE praise performance; criticize camera

While the A9 SoC looks to be amazing on such a compact form factor, the weak front-facing camera and aging design stick out like a sore thumb for...
Apple iPhone SE production costs estimated to be $160 USD

Apple iPhone SE production costs estimated to be $160 USD

The company is expected to pocket even more from the $500 64 GB version compared to the $400 16 GB version.
Apple Pay now works with Barclays UK cards

Barclays customers in the UK get Apple Pay support

Barclays finally begins to allow Apple Pay contactless payments, one year after the debut of the service in the UK.
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 iOS tablet almost impossible to repair

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 is almost impossible to repair

While the iPad Pro 12.9 got a repairability score of 3/10 from iFixit, its smaller sibling only got 2/10, which means repairing it is an extreme ...
Apple iPhone SE gets iFixit teardown treatment

Apple iPhone SE gets iFixit teardown treatment

The new 4-inch iPhone is just as difficult to repair as the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c with new water-resistant seals around certain components.
Apple iPhone SE teardown shows a blend of components from the iPhone 5s, 6, and 6s

Apple iPhone SE teardown shows a blend of components from the iPhone 5s, 6, and 6s

What makes the iPhone SE tick? The latest Apple smartphone is an amalgamation of old and new including RAM and wireless chipsets from the iPhone ...
Android Marshmallow statue, iOS 9.3 more reliable than Android 6.0

iOS 9.3, more stable than Android 6.0

Despite its bugs, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system crashes less than Android Marshmallow and is also recognized as "most sta...
Market research survey breaks down iPhone SE demographics

Market research survey breaks down iPhone SE demographics

Sales and pre-order data show the kind of audiences that the iPhone SE is appealing to. Around 16 percent of iPhone SE purchasers had previously ...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Phablets (>5.5-inch)

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

May 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 mo...
Apple iPhone SE gets 3.4 million pre-orders in China

Apple iPhone SE gets 3.4 million pre-orders in China

The Gold SKUs make up 2.5 million of those pre-orders and are projected to be a hit in emerging markets.
List of Apple SIM compatible devices includes the iPad Pro 9.7 LTE with embedded Apple SIM

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 LTE to feature embedded Apple SIM

Although the internal embedded Apple SIM is carrier locked, some customers will be able to insert another SIM in an external slot, since two iPad...
iOS 9.3 update breaks links in Safari, Messages and Mail apps

New bug discovered in iOS 9.3

The bug does not allow iOS 9.3 users to open links in various apps, including Safari and Mail, as well as in more third-party programs.
Apple iPhone 5S smartphone affected by iOS 9.3 activation bug

Apple fixes iOS 9.3 activation bug

The Cupertino-based company was very quick to fix the activation bug affecting older iPhones and iPads, but this update is not called iOS 9.3.1.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets under 250 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets under 250 Euros

Price contenders. Here you will find the best tablets under 250 Euros (~$279) reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our list of top models is regularly upda...
Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch to get iOS support in late March 2016

Samsung Gear S2 could get iOS support tomorrow

Verizon is expected to update the Gear S2 smartwatch tomorrow with a firmware build that supports iOS devices.

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