Plus-sized phones should watch their step — there’s a new super-sized sheriff in town. Apple’s new iPhone XS Max has been revealed, and it’s a huge and powerful phone packed with the latest technological advances. With an enormous 6.5-inch OLED display and the power of the new A12 processor pushing smartphone performance beyond previous limits, the iPhone XS Max is sure to be tempting if you like a large screen. But it’s never that simple. Though the “Max” moniker was created to surpass the old Plus models, Apple’s been making “Plus” models for years, and so there’s a lot of competition within Apple’s own stables. Which phone wins when the iPhone XS Max, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone 7 Plus go head-to-head, and which should you buy? Let’s take a look. Specs iPhone XS Max iPhone 8 Plus iPhone 7 Plus Size 157.5 x 77.4 x 7.7 mm (6.20 x 3.05 x 0.30 inches) 158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm (6.24 x 3.07 x 0.30 inches) … [Read more...] about iPhone XS Max vs. iPhone 8 Plus vs. iPhone 7 Plus: The big guys clash
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How does the iPhone X compare to the older iPhone 7 and iPhone 6S models though? If you're considering upgrading from your older iPhone model, or you want to know if the iPhone X is worth the big bucks, here is how it compares to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 6S models.Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S: Design iPhone X and 7 models all IP67 rated iPhone X size and weight in between standard and plus models No TouchID on the iPhone X The Apple iPhone X features a stainless steel frame with a glass rear and an almost all-screen front. Apple has removed the TouchID home button below the screen in favour of facial recognition and there is a vertically-arranged dual camera on the back.Available in Silver and Space Grey colour options, the iPhone X measures 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7mm and weighs 174g. It is IP67 water and dust resistant and it is compatible with wireless charging.The iPhone 7 models and the iPhone 6S models both feature TouchID below their screens along with … [Read more...] about Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S: What’s the difference?
Jun 01, 5:27 AM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Ken Manbert Salcedo 04/05/17 AT 5:53 AM Dual cameras on the back of smartphones have become quite common for flagship devices like the iPhone 7 Plus, LG G6 and the Huawei P10. However, Alcatel’s Flash smartphone takes it even further by putting two cameras on both the back and the front of its new device.The Alcatel Flash comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p full HD display and is powered by a deca-core MediaTek Helio X20 processor with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. The handset also houses a decent 3,100 mAh battery. But where the device truly shines is with its camera setup. The Alcatel Flash features a premium metallic build with diamond cut edges. Photo: Alcatel On the back, the Alcatel Flash comes with two 13MP cameras. One image sensor handles color, while the other is for monochrome (black & white). The two cameras work in tandem to … [Read more...] about New Alcatel Flash Smartphone Features Dual Cameras Up Front, Back
APPLE'S next iPhone looks set to receive a major camera upgrade that will offer extreme zooming potential. With the next round of Apple smartphones just a few months away, a fresh rumour about the fruity handset has emerged. By the mid 2000s, most phones only had one camera – and it was terrible. Fast-forward to 2018 and the top blowers all have one snapper on the front, and a dual-lens camera on the back. So what's next for smartphone photography? Even more cameras! The Economic Daily News – based in Taiwan (home to Foxconn, the company that assembles iPhones) – reports that Apple will fit a future iPhone with three cameras on the back. That means Apple's iPhone 9 could have four cameras in total. Sadly, the report suggests we won't see this new feature until 2019 – and potentially only on one of the three iPhone models expected to launch next year. There are several big advantages to having an additional camera on the back of an iPhone (aside from it simply … [Read more...] about Your next iPhone could have THREE cameras for revolutionary ‘super zoom’ system
TENAA An unannounced Samsung device has appeared on the Chinese communications website TENAA. The smartphone features similar specs to the Galaxy S9, but also includes a dual rear-camera setup similar to the iPhone X. It’s not uncommon for Samsung to release tweaked models, or exclusive devices such as the W2018, in China. Despite its tiny market share in the country, Samsung usually has something up its sleeve for Chinese customers. And it looks like that something might be a rather interesting Galaxy S9 variant.The device, spotted on TENAA (translated version), features model number SM-G8850 and sports a vertically stacked dual-camera setup akin to the iPhone X. Though the Galaxy S9 Plus model features two 12MP shooters on the back, the original Galaxy S9 arrived with only a single 12 MP rear camera. The unit’s heart-rate monitor also seems to be missing from its usual spot near the camera, unless the speck we’re seeing on the fingerprint scanner is an … [Read more...] about Galaxy S9 variant with iPhone X-style dual-camera housing pops up on TENAA