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Apple iPhone 2019: Three models, lightning port, new Taptic Engine, details leaked

Apple iPhone 2019: Three models, lightning port, new Taptic Engine, details leaked

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 24 Jul, 2019

All three Apple iPhones of 2019 will be powered by the Apple A13 chip and a Lightning port instead of a USB Type-C port. The successors to the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max will use the 3x OLED Retina display while the iPhone XR successor will feature the second generation Liquid Retina display.

Apple to acquire Intel’s 5G smartphone modem business

Apple to acquire Intel’s 5G smartphone modem business

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 24 Jul, 2019

Apple is “advanced talks” to buy Intel’s smartphone modem business for a reported value of $1 billion or more. The deal comes as a move to reduce Apple’s dependence on Qualcomm in the future and is set to be finalised sometime next week. Apple, however, thinks that an in-house 5G modem is still six years away.

Apple iPhone XR, iPhone XS might just get cheaper in India from next month

Apple iPhone XR, iPhone XS might just get cheaper in India from next month

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 12 Jul, 2019

Apple’s latest iPhones which are being assembled in India through Foxconn Technology Group in Chennai will hit the Indian shelves sometime next month. The iPhones in the equation are the 2018-released iPhone XR and iPhone XS which could both get significant price drops for being locally assembled.

Apple revises MacBook line with MacBook Air 2019, entry-level MacBook Pro 13-inch, starts at Rs 99,900

Apple revises MacBook line with MacBook Air 2019, entry-level MacBook Pro 13-inch, starts at Rs 99,900

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 10 Jul, 2019

As part of Apple’s “Back to School” initiative, students will be able to buy the MacBook Air 2019 and the new MacBook Pro 13-inch for reduced starting prices of Rs 92,704 and Rs 111,264 respectively. Users will also get a pair of Beats Studio 3 Wireless headphones with the purchase of any eligible Apple product.

Apple makes fun of Google over user privacy

Apple makes fun of Google over user privacy

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 08 Jul, 2019

Apple has taken a jab at the Mountain View giant by hosting a billboard in Toronto. The billboard erected by Apple reads “We’re in the business of staying out of yours. Privacy. That’s iPhone”, which is a silent nudge at Google whose search engine is used to collect data and provide users with relevant ads later.

Apple is recalling select MacBook Pro models that can cause fire hazards

Apple is recalling select MacBook Pro models that can cause fire hazards

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 21 Jun, 2019

The Cupertino company has published a Recall Program page on its website where it has mentioned that a limited number of older generation 15-inch MacBook Pro units sold between September 2015 and February 2017 may overheat and pose a fire safety risk. The model in question is the MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015).

Apple to shift a part of its hardware production out of China

Apple to shift a part of its hardware production out of China

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 19 Jun, 2019

Apple is talking to its key manufacturing partners including Foxconn, Pegatron and Wistron to evaluate options for moving 15 - 30 percent of its hardware production out of China. Apple is reported to be of the opinion that the risks of relying so much of production in China is too great at the point and is still on the rise.

Apple Days on Amazon: Top deals on iPhone XR, iPhone 8 Plus, iPads, MacBook and more

Apple Days on Amazon: Top deals on iPhone XR, iPhone 8 Plus, iPads, MacBook and more

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 10 Jun, 2019

Amazon is offering a host of interesting deals on Apple products like iPads, iPhones, watches, Beats headphones, Macbook and earphones.ll be available at the lowest ever price.

Apple WWDC 2019: iOS 13, iPadOS, macOS Catalina, watchOS 6 announced

Apple WWDC 2019: iOS 13, iPadOS, macOS Catalina, watchOS 6 announced

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 04 Jun, 2019

First things first, Apple has added a system-wide Dark mode to iOS devices which will enable true black backgrounds in Apple's built-in apps with support for third-party apps to be added later. Face unlock will be 30 percent faster, size of apps and updates will be 50 percent and 60 percent smaller respectively.

Apple Mac Pro with modular design along with 6K Apple Pro Display XDR unveiled

Apple Mac Pro with modular design along with 6K Apple Pro Display XDR unveiled

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 04 Jun, 2019

The new Mac Pro comes with a starting price of $5,999 (approx. Rs 4,14,500), while the 6K Apple Pro Display XDR is priced at $4,999.

Apple sends data to tracking companies, gets sued for iTunes data misuse

Apple sends data to tracking companies, gets sued for iTunes data misuse

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 29 May, 2019

When a privacy experiment was conducted with the Background App Refresh enabled, it was found that some iOS apps regularly send data to tracking companies. These apps were sending data like phone number, email, location, IP address, and more to tracking companies.

Apple recreates iPod touch with A10 Fusion chip, up to 256GB storage

Apple recreates iPod touch with A10 Fusion chip, up to 256GB storage

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 29 May, 2019

The new iPod touch is powered by Apple’s A10 Fusion chipset which debuted with the launch of the 2016 iPhone 7. The device features a 4-inch LCD screen with a resolution of 1,136 x 640 pixels, 800:1 contrast ratio and a pixel density of 326 ppi. The device will be available in 32GB, 128GB and 256GB storage options.

Apple revamps MacBook Pro with octa-core Intel processors

Apple revamps MacBook Pro with octa-core Intel processors

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 22 May, 2019

The company has introduced 15-inch MacBook Pro with octa-core processors and 13-inch MacBook Pro with touch bar support.

Apple won’t develop in-house 5G modem before 2025

Apple won’t develop in-house 5G modem before 2025

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 16 May, 2019

Apple will produce an in-house 5G modem for an upcoming iPhone but such a modem won’t be made before 2025, says The Information. The development or the lack of it has been reported as a result of the recent six-year deal with Qualcomm after Apple withdrew all the cases against the American chipmaker.

Apple could lose commission on App Store sales after antitrust violations

Apple could lose commission on App Store sales after antitrust violations

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 14 May, 2019

Apple now faces a problem that needs the company to reinvent a way to sell its app services. To start things with, the court ruled an antitrust case against Apple after iPhone owners argued that Apple levies 30 percent commission on App Store sales which are, in turn, passed to the end-users.