Tag "iPhones"

iPhones and Watch Series 3 become costlier in India post Budget

By : CIOL Writers

If you were thinking about buying an iPhone, there’s a bad news for you. Apple has raised the price of its iPhone models. The price hike comes after the Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley increased the customs duty on imported

Apple to build iPhone production facility in Bangalore: Report

By : CIOL Writers

Apple’s Taiwanese contract manufacturer Wistron is close to finalizing a land deal in Bangalore, and it may invest $157 million to develop the site, according to a report from Reuters. With the new production facility, Apple aims to expand capacity and

Apple to launch three new iPhone models this year: Report

By : CIOL Writers

Apple is going to launch three new iPhone models with aesthetics similar to the iPhone X, according to a report from Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities. Kuo predicted that all three versions of the iPhone X (iPhone X, iPhone X Plus,

Apple apologizes for slowing iPhones; offers cheap battery replacement

By : CIOL Writers

Apple has published a letter where the tech giant is apologizing for the bad experience faced by older iPhone owners. The firm had announced that it throttles phones to extend their life and save them from shutting down as batteries

Apple iPhone 8’s facial recognition feature said to be better than what we know

By : CIOL Writers

By now, we know that Apple will, in all probability, introduce facial recognition feature in its next iteration of iPhone that could be called iPhone 8 (may be). But what we don’t know is that Apple’s facial scanner could be much more

GST effect: Apple products’ prices drop

By : CIOL Writers

Apple has slashed the prices of its various products, including iPhone, iPad and Mac, in India from July 1st, as it looks to pass on the benefits accrued from the recently rolled out GST to customers. In the post-GST roll

Indians love iPhones but within their budgets

By : CIOL Writers

Who doesn’t love Apple? The iPhone maker has changed the way people look at phones across the globe. Indians are no different to this global rage but then Indians aren’t big spendthrifts and Apple happens to be the most expensive

Apple overtakes Micromax to become second-largest smartphone maker in India

By : CIOL Writers

By overtaking India’s homegrown smartphone brand Micromax, Apple India has become the country’s second-largest smartphone maker by revenue in the fiscal year to March 2016. Apple’s revenues from smartphone sales grew by 54 percent in FY16 to Rs 9,997.1 crore

All you need to rob an Apple Store is a blue t-shirt

By : CIOL Writers

Breaking into an iPhone might be next to impossible but breaking into an Apple store and getting away 19 iPhone richer is perhaps much easier than one could imagine. Seems like, with all the security personnel and cameras, all you

Apple offering Rs 34,000 discount on latest iPhones

MUMBAI, INDIA: It’s not even a month, and Apple has announced discount to the tune of Rs 34,000 on its latest iPhones. The consumer giant has initiated a buyback offer on iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, priced at Rs 62,000-Rs

Apple faces $862 million payout suit

MUMBAI, INDIA: Consumer giant Apple which created ripples globally with the launch of its latest iPhones, may have to shell-out $862.4 million toward patent infringement. Apple is alleged to have used patented technology developed by a Wisconsin university team including

India leads the way in iPhone sales growth

MUMBAI, INDIA: Apple has had a record run for its iPhone sales in India. None other than Timothy Cook, CEO, Apple, has acknowledged that the company clocked 93 percent growth in sales of iPhones in India, followed by 87 percent