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  • Apple is still silent about its annual September iPhone event, and given that August is almost ending, the anticipation continues to grow. If Apple follows tradition, then the iPhone 8, iPhone 7s, and iPhone 7s Plus will all be unveiled at an event in the first or second week of September (most likely September 6 or 12). Rumours about the anniversary edition iPhone 8 have been overflowing, and today's leak brings more information on the possible storage variants of the OLED smartphone, and the likelihood of a September 12 event launch date as well.Chinese tipster GeekBar claims that the iPhone 8 will come in 64GB, 256GB, and 512GB storage options. While the former two have been tipped earlier, the latter 512GB storage variant is fresh but welcome information. The base variant sees storage double from last year, which offered 32GB as the starting storage point. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo had earlier tipped at 64GB and 256GB as well, but he didn't say that other optio..

    iPhone 8 to Launch on September 12, 512GB Variant Expected: Reports

    Apple is still silent about its annual September iPhone event, and given that August is almost ending, the anticipation continues to grow. If Apple follows tradition, then the iPhone 8, iPhone 7s, and iPhone 7s Plus will all be unveiled at an event in the first or second week of September (most likely September 6 or 12). Rumours about the anniversary edition iPhone 8 have been overflowing, and today's leak brings more information on the possible storage variants of the OLED smartphone, and the likelihood of a September 12 event launch date as well.Chinese tipster GeekBar claims that the iPhone 8 will come in 64GB, 256GB, and 512GB storage options. While the former two have been tipped earlier, the latter 512GB storage variant is fresh but welcome information. The base variant sees storage double from last year, which offered 32GB as the starting storage point. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo had earlier tipped at 64GB and 256GB as well, but he didn't say that other optio..
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  • The iPhone 8 is coming There's a lot of expectations surrounding the unveiling of Apple's latest smartphone. Will they be able to deliver on those expectations?

    Are you ready for the new iPhone?

    The iPhone 8 is coming There's a lot of expectations surrounding the unveiling of Apple's latest smartphone. Will they be able to deliver on those expectations?
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  • iPhone 8 leaks continue to pour in steadily, and the fresh batch brings in more information on how the new iOS 11 interface will work on the smartphone's bezel-less display without Touch ID. Reports of facial recognition being the only form of biometric authentication have surfaced again, and one report suggests the speed at which it will work. KGI thinks Apple has a significant lead over Qualcomm when it comes to 3D sensing technology. Display components of the iPhone 8 have also been leaked in photos, and finally Rosenblatt analyst Jun Zhang predicts that about 35 million to 40 million iPhone 8 will be shipped in the second half of 2018.Now that the iPhone 8 is almost confirmed to come with a large bezel-less display and no Touch ID, iOS 11 overhaul is inevitable. Apple will have to go back to the drawing boards and see how few features like the app switcher may work on the anniversary edition iPhone. Developer Guilherme Rambo has found two videos within the iOS 11 beta that ma..

    iPhone 8 Gesture Interface Spotted in iOS 11 Beta, Ultra-Fast Facial Recognition Tipped: Reports

    iPhone 8 leaks continue to pour in steadily, and the fresh batch brings in more information on how the new iOS 11 interface will work on the smartphone's bezel-less display without Touch ID. Reports of facial recognition being the only form of biometric authentication have surfaced again, and one report suggests the speed at which it will work. KGI thinks Apple has a significant lead over Qualcomm when it comes to 3D sensing technology. Display components of the iPhone 8 have also been leaked in photos, and finally Rosenblatt analyst Jun Zhang predicts that about 35 million to 40 million iPhone 8 will be shipped in the second half of 2018.Now that the iPhone 8 is almost confirmed to come with a large bezel-less display and no Touch ID, iOS 11 overhaul is inevitable. Apple will have to go back to the drawing boards and see how few features like the app switcher may work on the anniversary edition iPhone. Developer Guilherme Rambo has found two videos within the iOS 11 beta that ma..
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  • As Apple and Samsung gear up to launch new flagship smartphones, the market leaders are seeking a wow factor that can help them fend off challenges from rising Chinese-based manufacturers.Apple is under particular pressure to dazzle as the culture-changing California iPhone maker looks for a way to maintain its image as an innovation leader in a global market showing signs of slowing."Clearly, Apple wants to do something different for the 10th anniversary" of the iPhone, NPD Group analyst Stephen Baker told AFP.Baker said this is a challenge for Apple because "it is still going to be a flat piece of glass and the other things we talk about around a phone."Apple is widely expected to unveil the latest iteration of the iPhone in September, while smartphone market leader Samsung is holding an August 23 unveiling likely to launch its Galaxy Note 8 handset.The two market leaders are seeing rivals, mainly from China, chip away at market share, creating pressure to showcase innovation, s..

    Apple Under Pressure to Dazzle With iPhone 8 as Smartphone Market Slows

    As Apple and Samsung gear up to launch new flagship smartphones, the market leaders are seeking a wow factor that can help them fend off challenges from rising Chinese-based manufacturers.Apple is under particular pressure to dazzle as the culture-changing California iPhone maker looks for a way to maintain its image as an innovation leader in a global market showing signs of slowing."Clearly, Apple wants to do something different for the 10th anniversary" of the iPhone, NPD Group analyst Stephen Baker told AFP.Baker said this is a challenge for Apple because "it is still going to be a flat piece of glass and the other things we talk about around a phone."Apple is widely expected to unveil the latest iteration of the iPhone in September, while smartphone market leader Samsung is holding an August 23 unveiling likely to launch its Galaxy Note 8 handset.The two market leaders are seeing rivals, mainly from China, chip away at market share, creating pressure to showcase innovation, s..
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  • The season of electronics sales may be over, but that doesn't mean you won't get deals on popular smartphones, laptops, and other gadgets. Scour the popular e-commerce websites and you will find discounts on iPhones, laptops, audio products, and wearables. If you are in the market for laptops or smartphones, it may indeed be a good time to take the plunge and get yourself some new gadgets. Here are some excellent deals on Windows laptops from HP and Lenovo, and even better discounts on iPhone 7 and iPhone 6s Plus, and more.Apple iPhone 7 32GBPaytm is currently offering the lowest effective price on the Apple iPhone 7 32GB. You can grab one for as low as Rs. 40,500 (effective after cashback). The iPhone 7 features a 4.7-inch display, and is powered by Apple's A10 processor coupled with M10 motion co-processor. The iPhone 7 includes a 12-megapixel primary camera and a 7-megapixel front-facing camera for video calls. The camera also includes support for optical image stab..

    iPhone 7, iPhone 6s Plus, HP, Lenovo Laptops, and More Tech Deals

    The season of electronics sales may be over, but that doesn't mean you won't get deals on popular smartphones, laptops, and other gadgets. Scour the popular e-commerce websites and you will find discounts on iPhones, laptops, audio products, and wearables. If you are in the market for laptops or smartphones, it may indeed be a good time to take the plunge and get yourself some new gadgets. Here are some excellent deals on Windows laptops from HP and Lenovo, and even better discounts on iPhone 7 and iPhone 6s Plus, and more.Apple iPhone 7 32GBPaytm is currently offering the lowest effective price on the Apple iPhone 7 32GB. You can grab one for as low as Rs. 40,500 (effective after cashback). The iPhone 7 features a 4.7-inch display, and is powered by Apple's A10 processor coupled with M10 motion co-processor. The iPhone 7 includes a 12-megapixel primary camera and a 7-megapixel front-facing camera for video calls. The camera also includes support for optical image stab..
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  • On the day that GST has gone into effect, Apple has announced a reduction in the maximum retail prices of iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Mac line of computers across the board, with a few exceptions.All iPhone models have received a price cut, starting with Rs. 1,200 drop for the 32GB iPhone SE and going all the way up to a Rs. 6,600 reduction in MRP for the top-of-the-line iPhone 7 Plus 256GB variant.Price cuts for iPad models range from Rs. 900 to Rs. 3,900, with the newly announced iPad Pro models also receiving a reduction, even before anyone's had a chance to buy them in the country.MacBook Air prices remain unchanged, but the 12-inch MacBook and MacBook Pro models have received price drops between Rs. 5,100 and Rs. 11,800. Mac Pro, which is due to get a big revamp next year, gets a price cut as well, as do some iMac models.Once again, newly refreshed Mac models have also received price cuts even before their availability in the market.Top-end 27-inch iMac models and Mac..

    GST Effect: iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch Prices in India Slashed

    On the day that GST has gone into effect, Apple has announced a reduction in the maximum retail prices of iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Mac line of computers across the board, with a few exceptions.All iPhone models have received a price cut, starting with Rs. 1,200 drop for the 32GB iPhone SE and going all the way up to a Rs. 6,600 reduction in MRP for the top-of-the-line iPhone 7 Plus 256GB variant.Price cuts for iPad models range from Rs. 900 to Rs. 3,900, with the newly announced iPad Pro models also receiving a reduction, even before anyone's had a chance to buy them in the country.MacBook Air prices remain unchanged, but the 12-inch MacBook and MacBook Pro models have received price drops between Rs. 5,100 and Rs. 11,800. Mac Pro, which is due to get a big revamp next year, gets a price cut as well, as do some iMac models.Once again, newly refreshed Mac models have also received price cuts even before their availability in the market.Top-end 27-inch iMac models and Mac..
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  • Amazon Prime Day, a global event for the e-commerce company, is in full swing as products across various categories are up for purchase on heavy discounts. From iPhones to popular Android phones and from laptops to TVs, there is something for everyone in the first-ever Amazon Prime Day sale in India; the sale is being held in 12 other countries simultaneously. Though the Prime Day deals started 6pm on July 10, many of them are still active, so if you are in the market for a great deal on smartphones, laptops, TVs, e-readers, headphones, tablets, etc., we have compiled a list of the best Amazon Prime Day deals available today.Before that, we've compiled a few tips to share that will make your shopping experience slightly better in this Amazon Prime Day sale: The ongoing Amazon sale deals are exclusive for Prime subscribers. Amazon Prime membership costs Rs. 499 per year, and you can signup today if you are not a member and enjoy full benefits, including access to Prime Video. To ..

    Amazon Prime Day 2017: Deals on iPhone 7, Google Pixel, iPhone 6s, Laptops, TVs, and More

    Amazon Prime Day, a global event for the e-commerce company, is in full swing as products across various categories are up for purchase on heavy discounts. From iPhones to popular Android phones and from laptops to TVs, there is something for everyone in the first-ever Amazon Prime Day sale in India; the sale is being held in 12 other countries simultaneously. Though the Prime Day deals started 6pm on July 10, many of them are still active, so if you are in the market for a great deal on smartphones, laptops, TVs, e-readers, headphones, tablets, etc., we have compiled a list of the best Amazon Prime Day deals available today.Before that, we've compiled a few tips to share that will make your shopping experience slightly better in this Amazon Prime Day sale: The ongoing Amazon sale deals are exclusive for Prime subscribers. Amazon Prime membership costs Rs. 499 per year, and you can signup today if you are not a member and enjoy full benefits, including access to Prime Video. To ..
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  • Apple has asked the Indian government to extend tax breaks to its suppliers if India seeks to become a manufacturing hub for iPhones and its components.Government officials say meeting this request would require a new policy that applies fairly to other device makers, too.The US tech giant has been in talks with Indian officials since May of last year, when CEO Tim Cook and Prime Minister Narendra Modi agreed to set up a production base in the country that goes beyond just assembling the devices, as happens today.The two sides have been discussing a list of "prerequisites" that Apple submitted in October, including duty exemption on raw materials for manufacturing components and capital equipment for 15 years for it to make iPhones from scratch in India.The company has told the government it would be bringing in a host of these ancillary units when it sets up operations to cater to India, one of the world's fastest growing smartphone markets, a top government official said.In..

    Apple Said to Seek Tax Breaks for Its iPhone Suppliers in India

    Apple has asked the Indian government to extend tax breaks to its suppliers if India seeks to become a manufacturing hub for iPhones and its components.Government officials say meeting this request would require a new policy that applies fairly to other device makers, too.The US tech giant has been in talks with Indian officials since May of last year, when CEO Tim Cook and Prime Minister Narendra Modi agreed to set up a production base in the country that goes beyond just assembling the devices, as happens today.The two sides have been discussing a list of "prerequisites" that Apple submitted in October, including duty exemption on raw materials for manufacturing components and capital equipment for 15 years for it to make iPhones from scratch in India.The company has told the government it would be bringing in a host of these ancillary units when it sets up operations to cater to India, one of the world's fastest growing smartphone markets, a top government official said.In..
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  • Apple on Tuesday delivered surprisingly strong fiscal third-quarter earnings and signalled that its upcoming 10th-anniversary phone lineup is on schedule, driving the stock up 6 percent to an all-time high in after-hours trading.The stock climbed above its intraday record high to $159.10 after the company reported better-than-expected iPhone sales, revenue and earnings per share. The stock price move was expected to help drive the Dow Jones Industrial Average over the 22,000 mark on Wednesday.Apple 'Very Bullish and Optimistic' About India, Says CEO Tim CookApple also said it hit a milestone of 1.2 billion iPhones sold.The April-June quarter is traditionally a soft one for Apple as the market waits for the September launch of new iPhone models. But Tuesday's results show that iPhone buyers may be less inclined than they once were to delay purchases until a new model is out.The iPad product lines also showed unexpected strength, service revenue continues to grow at a..

    iPhone 8 Launch on Track, Signals Apple; Reports Strong iPhone Sales

    Apple on Tuesday delivered surprisingly strong fiscal third-quarter earnings and signalled that its upcoming 10th-anniversary phone lineup is on schedule, driving the stock up 6 percent to an all-time high in after-hours trading.The stock climbed above its intraday record high to $159.10 after the company reported better-than-expected iPhone sales, revenue and earnings per share. The stock price move was expected to help drive the Dow Jones Industrial Average over the 22,000 mark on Wednesday.Apple 'Very Bullish and Optimistic' About India, Says CEO Tim CookApple also said it hit a milestone of 1.2 billion iPhones sold.The April-June quarter is traditionally a soft one for Apple as the market waits for the September launch of new iPhone models. But Tuesday's results show that iPhone buyers may be less inclined than they once were to delay purchases until a new model is out.The iPad product lines also showed unexpected strength, service revenue continues to grow at a..
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  • Apple announced in its quarterly earnings report Tuesday that it's in good shape as it heads into the fall, when the firm is expected to release its next models of its iconic smartphone. That includes a rumored 10th-anniversary edition of the iconic smartphone - an "iPhone 8" or "iPhone X" - with an all-new design and a price tag that could top $1,000 (roughly Rs. 65,000).It would have taken a pretty big miss to refocus analysts' attention on anything but the new phone. But investors seemed pleasantly surprised by the results. In the minutes after the report, shares rose sharply - more than 5 percent from its closing price of $150.05.The tech giant beat expectations for both revenue and profit, reporting earnings per share of $1.67 on $45.4 billion (roughly Rs. 2,91,161 crores) in revenue. Analysts had expected earnings of $1.57 per share on $44.9 billion in revenue.Apple Said to Seek Tax Breaks for Its iPhone Suppliers in IndiaThe firm also reported that it sold 41 milli..

    iPhone 8 Forecast Helps Apple Stock Soar to Record High

    Apple announced in its quarterly earnings report Tuesday that it's in good shape as it heads into the fall, when the firm is expected to release its next models of its iconic smartphone. That includes a rumored 10th-anniversary edition of the iconic smartphone - an "iPhone 8" or "iPhone X" - with an all-new design and a price tag that could top $1,000 (roughly Rs. 65,000).It would have taken a pretty big miss to refocus analysts' attention on anything but the new phone. But investors seemed pleasantly surprised by the results. In the minutes after the report, shares rose sharply - more than 5 percent from its closing price of $150.05.The tech giant beat expectations for both revenue and profit, reporting earnings per share of $1.67 on $45.4 billion (roughly Rs. 2,91,161 crores) in revenue. Analysts had expected earnings of $1.57 per share on $44.9 billion in revenue.Apple Said to Seek Tax Breaks for Its iPhone Suppliers in IndiaThe firm also reported that it sold 41 milli..
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