Category Archives: iPhone 6

Orders reduction for iPhone parts extends into another quarter

SurveyMonkey-Consumer-Service-Satisfaction-Report-Samsung-AppleTOKYO — Apple will continue its reduced production of iPhones in the April-June period in light of sluggish sales, according to parts suppliers notified of the plan.

Slow sales of the flagship iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, which debuted last autumn, have forced Apple to adjust inventories. It lowered production for the January-March quarter by about 30% from the year-earlier period. With sales still sluggish, the U.S. company has told parts suppliers in Japan and elsewhere that it will maintain the reduced output level in the current quarter.

(more…)

Posted in Apple, iPhone, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s | Leave a comment

iOS 9.3 beta 7 now available to developers and public beta testers

iPhone 6sApple has started seeding the iOS 9.3 beta 7 release for developers and public beta testers. This is the last beta release of the OS before its expected public release next week.

The iOS 9.3 beta 7 includes a new Night Shift mode that changes the display temperature at night for less eye strain. Another new feature is the Touch ID and password-protected items in the Notes app.

Finally, there are new CarPlay features and expanded 3D Touch options on apps, which now includes the Settings menu. (more…)

Posted in Apple, iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s | Tagged , | Leave a comment

iPhone 6s and 6s Plus will be available from ЕЕ, Vodafone, O2, Three and Tesco

iPhone 6sThe new iPhone duo has been official for a few hours now and eager fans are already looking into their options for upgrading. There is still some waiting to be done as pre-orders are set for September 12 and availability for September 25, but that only means now is the perfect time to think things over and decide on an action plan.

The most straightforward approach, of course, would be to buy an unlocked unit from Apple. The iPhone 6s will start at £539 and go up to £619 and £699 for the 64GB and 128GB versions. The 6 Plus is priced at £619, £699 and £789, respectively. However, most users are probably finding those prices way too high and are looking to take advantage of a carrier-subsidized deal for an on-contract unit. (more…)

Posted in Apple, iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s | Leave a comment

Alleged iPhone 6s Plus rear housing appears in live photos

iPhone 6s Plus 2Purported live photos showcasing an iPhone 6s Plus rear housing made the rounds online. The component sports a gold color scheme hold no surprises – just like in the case of iPhone 6s it can easily be mistaken for an iPhone 6 Plus part. (more…)

Posted in iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6 | Tagged | Leave a comment

Apple took 92% of all smartphone industry profits in Q1 2015

iPhone_6_PLUS_hrAccording to The Wall Street Journal, Apple raked in 92% of all smartphone industry profits in Q1 2015. Last year, the Cupertino giant accounted for 65% of the industry’s operating income.

In terms of unit sales, the Cupertino giant accounts for less than a fifth of all smartphones globally. There are about 1,000 companies in the business of manufacturing smartphones worldwide. (more…)

Posted in Apple, iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6 | Leave a comment