APPLE has announced that two of its most popular gadgets have major flaws. Affected customers who bought last year's iPhone X, or a specific MacBook model, are now eligible for free repairs. Apple reveal the iPhone X with no home button and facial scanning recognition Face ID to unlock the device The issues were only revealed after Apple launched new Exchange and Repair Extension Programs for both devices. "Apple has determined that some iPhone X displays may experience touch issues due to a component that might fail on the display module," the Californian tech giant explained. According to Apple, affected displays will sometimes stop responding to touch – altogether, or sometimes "intermittently". Apple also said you could end up with ghost touches, where "the display reacts even though it was not touched". Interestingly, Apple usually says that a "limited number" of devices were affected on these recall pages. But for the iPhone X, there's no such message – which could … [Read more...] about Apple admits some iPhones and MacBooks are BROKEN – here’s how to get your free repair
LOOKING for a great iPhone XR Black Friday deal? You've come to the right place. Now that most of 2018's top smartphones are out, retailers are battling fiercely over pricing – and at least one is already offering an early Black Friday sale on the new iPhone XR. Best iPhone XR deals Black Friday 2018 Online retailer Mobiles.co.uk appears to be the first retailer stumping up a "pre-Black Friday" sale – ahead of the big day on November 23. The digital phone shop has revealed three separate offers on the new £749 iPhone XR as part of the sale. The first offer gets you the phone on O2 with 15GB of data, plus unlimited minutes and texts. That'll cost you £34 per month with an upfront payment of £185. iPhone XR at O2 (15GB data) for £34 a month (£185 upfront) – buy now This deal will cost you £1,001 upfront, which is a little higher than the iPhone XR's outright cost. However, if you bought the phone on its own, you'd also need to pay for a … [Read more...] about iPhone XR Black Friday 2018 deals – UK phone shop offers EARLY discounts on latest Apple smartphone
The iPhone outsold Chinese rivals on Alibaba platforms during China’s Singles Day on November 11. Singles’ Day is a holiday in which people not in a relationship buy themselves gifts. AdvertisementAlibaba, the e-commerce giant that is the equivalent of China’s Amazon, sold a record $30.8 billion in gross merchandise during the day. Apple’s position as number one mobile brand is therefore pretty darn impressive! told CNBC. “This shows the Chinese smartphone users are maturing fast and they are looking to buy more high end devices, which is a good sign not only for Apple but other brands.” … [Read more...] about iPhone triumphs over local rivals on record Chinese shopping day
ProductConditionLocationPriceApple iPhone X 64GB Gray, SilverRefurbishedeBay$599Deal alert! The iPhone X, Apple's finest smartphone of 2017, has received a new price cut on eBay. The reseller who was offering refurbished units of the device for $630 has now slashed the price even further. You can currently grab the 64GB version of the iPhone X in Gray or Silver for $599. For comparison, the cheapest listing for a refurbished unit we we're able to locate on Amazon costs $790.49, so a discount of $190.49 is something to consider.These iPhones are unlocked and work with all major US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint. The seller states that the products are "fully functional" and in "a very good condition". A 3-month warranty is included, and if you're not happy with your purchase, you can get a full refund from eBay within 30 days of purchase.The iPhone X is Apple's first "all-screen" model. Its standout features include a 5.8-inch Super Retina OLED … [Read more...] about Deal: iPhone X (refurbished) on sale for $599, save big!
Apple and Amazon are cozying up in a deal that will see the tech giant significantly expand the availability of its hardware on the shopping site. The agreement covers Apple’s latest devices, including the iPhone XS and XR, the iPad Pro, and the Apple Watch Series 4, Cnet reported. Notably, Apple’s HomePod smart speaker will not appear on the site, a move designed to prevent the HomePod competing directly with Amazon’s Echo alternative. Up to now, Apple offers very few of its products on Amazon, with most items sold by third-party sellers instead. Apple gear will land on Amazon’s site in the coming weeks for online shoppers in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Japan, and India, and will also include its range of Beats headphones. While those intent on purchasing Apple kit can simply head straight to Apple’s online store, adding its products to Amazon’s site could help the company bag even more sales as shoppers without any … [Read more...] about Apple to boost its Amazon presence with listings for iPhones, iPads, and more