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Apple to Release 3 OLED iPhones in 2018 — Report





According to the latest report from Nikkei, Apple will release three iPhone models with OLED displays in 2018. The report is based on rumors from two separate sources who rely on industry insiders. Apple did not provide any comments on the matter.

TAIPEI -- Apple is planning to use advanced organic light-emitting diode displays in all new iPhone models launched from the second half of 2018, according to two industry sources.

Samsung will benefit from Apple’s plan to release three OLED iPhones in 2018. The company is planning to build the world’s largest OLED plant to satisfy all its customers.

This year, Apple is expected to ship 90 million new iPhone units. Half of these devices will be OLED iPhones, sources claim.

[via Nikkei]

   

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Thursday, July 6th, 2017. 22:52

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Apple Seeds macOS Sierra 10.12.6 Beta 6 to Developers and Public Testers



Along with the sixth iOS 10.3.3 beta for developers and public testers, Apple has released a new build of macOS Sierra 10.12.6. The update contains a number of minor enhancements and improves the stability, performance, and security of compatible Mac computers.


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Wednesday, July 5th, 2017. 20:41

Apple Releases New iOS 10.3.3 Beta to Developers and Public Testers



Apple has released the sixth beta of iOS 10.3.3 to developers and public beta testers. The update contains a number of bug fixes as well as security, stability, and performance improvements.


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Wednesday, July 5th, 2017. 20:24

Apple to Replace Touch ID with Face Scanner



According to the latest report from Bloomberg, Apple is testing facial recognition technology that should replace the Touch ID fingerprint scanner in future iPhone models.The new biometric authentication system will be based on new 3D and eye scanners. People familiar with the matter claim it will be more secure and reliable than fingerprint recognition.


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Tuesday, July 4th, 2017. 19:13

50% of Smartphones Will Have OLED Displays in 2020 [Report]



According to the latest report from TrendForce, nearly 50% of all smartphones will have OLED displays by 2020. The main reason for the growth is the adoption of the new display technology by Apple. Since the iPhone is expected to get an OLED screen in 2017 and subsequent years, Apple’s market rivals are very likely to adopt the technology as well to compete with new iPhones on equal terms.


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Monday, July 3rd, 2017. 21:06

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Apple to Invest $2 Billion in LG’s New OLED Factory



According to the latest report from The Investor, Apple is planning to invest $1.75 to $2.62 billion in the construction of LG’s new OLED manufacturing facilities. Both companies have reportedly agreed on the terms of investment, but are yet to discuss the timing and several other details.


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Monday, July 3rd, 2017. 20:40

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iPhone 8 Screen Component Leaks Online [Image]



Benjamin Geskin has shared an image showing the screen bracket frame for the upcoming iPhone 8. In general, the component is different from the one that is used in the iPhone 7, but it carries some similar traits as well, which proves it can be a legitimate part. The leaked image allegedly comes from Foxconn.

The screen bracket frame does not have a cutout for the Home button, which goes in line with all previous rumors concerning the handset.

As you can see below, today’s leaked component is different from the iPhone 7 screen frame. This indicates that the iPhone 8 will be a major redesign.

Apple is expected to unvei the iPhone 8 along with the iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus at a media event this September. The device will get a new design and a bunch of innovative features.

[via iClarified]

   

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Monday, July 3rd, 2017. 20:10

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Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, which means it is high time I told you about the most popular posts of the last couple of days. Let’s not waste time and take a look at the articles worth your attention right now.


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Sunday, July 2nd, 2017. 18:32

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HTC U11 is Faster than iPhone 7 Plus — AnTuTu



Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus is not the most powerful and efficient smartphone on the market any more. According to the latest data shared by AnTuTu, the HTC U11 has beaten the iPhone in May.


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Saturday, July 1st, 2017. 20:38

Check Out This New iPhone 8 Concept by Martin Hajek [Images]



A well-known concept designer Martin Hajek has posted a bunch of images showing the iPhone 8 concept. The designer imagined that the next-generation flagship device will get a glass back panel and a stainless steel frame. Even though this is not the actual iPhone 8 and not even a leaked prototype, it looks gorgeous.


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Saturday, July 1st, 2017. 20:16

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Check Out New Images Showing Alleged iPhone 8 Prototype



A well-known leaker Benjamin Geskin has shared several new images showing what appears to be an iPhone 8 prototype. The device depicted below is a bit different from the mockups and prototypes we have seen so far as it has a slightly larger bezel at the top, where the front-facing camera and other sensors are placed.


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Friday, June 30th, 2017. 12:54

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Apple Seeds macOS High Sierra to Public Testers



Apple has released the first beta of macOS High Sierra to public testers. Along with this, the company has made the second beta of the upcoming operating system available for developers.


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Friday, June 30th, 2017. 9:49

Apple Releases New ‘Shot on iPhone’ Commercial [Video]



Apple has released a new ‘Shot on iPhone’ comercial called 'A Portrait of Canada'. As you can guess from the name, the short video is dedicated to people who live in Canada as well as the country itself. The commercial is available either below this post or on Apple’s official YouTube channel.


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Thursday, June 29th, 2017. 14:33

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Apple Seeds New iOS 10.3.3 and macOS Sierra 10.12.6 Betas



Apple has released iOS 10.3.3 beta 5 and macOS Sierra 10.12.6 beta 5 to developers and public testers. Both updates contain bug fixes as well as security, stability, and performance improvements. There are no major new features, though.


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Thursday, June 29th, 2017. 11:57

Here’s How New iPhone 8 May Look Like [Video]



New video showing something very similar to the upcoming iPhone 8 has appeared on YouTube earlier this week. The dummy model featured in the short clip was shared by a well-known leaker OnLeaks and Tiger Mobiles.


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Thursday, June 29th, 2017. 11:34