Google is bucking the trend of expensive flagship smartphones with its new Pixel 3a phone that debuted at Google I/O this morning. The new Pixel 3a looks a lot like the Pixel 3 that debuted last year. It has some of the Pixel 3’s best features, like its fantastic camera, only its made with the budget-conscious consumer in mind.Google’s new phone comes in two sizes: Pixel 3a ($399) and Pixel 3a XL ($479). Both devices have an OLED display. Google was able to shrink the devices’ price points by switching to a plastic back, cheaper processor, removing wireless charging and water resistance and switching to a single front camera. The end result is a device that still looks fantastic and has solid performance with a few feature compromises. iPhone SE 2 like this we’d be covered in drool. Instead, Apple’s cheapest new phone costs nearly twice as much as the Pixel 3a and has a worse camera. … [Read more...] about Pixel 3a is basically the iPhone SE 2 Apple won’t give us
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Feb 22, 5:04 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Anvinraj Sivanandan @ZionsAnvin 02/22/19 AT 4:57 AM Reputed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has shared fresh information about the new iPhones that will be arriving this year. He has revealed that Apple will be releasing successor models for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR. However, he did not share any information about whether the company will be launching the successor for the iPhone SE in 2019. Hence, it appears that the company is unlikely to launch it this year.Citing information received from Kuo, Mac Rumors reported that the 2019 iPhone portfolio will include 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch OLED models and another model with a 6.1-inch LCD screen. These iPhones will be arriving as the successors for the iPhone XS, XS Max and XR that were released last year.He added that the successor edition of the iPhone XR may come with 4GB of RAM. All three models … [Read more...] about iPhone SE 2: Why Apple Is Unlikely To Release 4-Inch Successor This Year
Feb 03, 2:44 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Jerome Santos 02/03/19 AT 2:34 AM Apple has yet to announce any details about the rumored iPhone SE 2. However, many speculations and rumors have been circulating about its new features as its last generation is being sold again. Here’s what we know about the Apple iPhone SE 2.According to MSPowerUser’s report, the new iPhone XR is somehow the replacement for the iPhone SE series as it’s the budget device for the iPhone X generation. While iPhone XR does seem cheaper, it doesn’t have iPhone SE’s compact appearance and small size. While the XR is technically better, many Apple fans still like the iPhone SE’s simple design and comfortable feel in their hands.Aside from the SE’s known features, the iPhone SE 2’s new features have also been discussed in speculations circulating on the … [Read more...] about Apple iPhone SE 2 Rumors: Device May Come With Wireless Charging Support
Jan 20, 12:19 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Jerome Santos 01/20/19 AT 12:10 AM Apple is showing movement again for their iPhone SE series after two years. Many Apple fans want the SE series to come back again soon due to its features that wasn’t seen much in recent releases. Will we have an iPhone SE2 in 2019 soon?As seen on the Apple Clearance Store, the smartphone giant has started selling some iPhone SE units again. Other reasons of why these units came out are unknown, but Apple seems to just be selling their remaining iPhone SE stock to the public. Depending on its built-in storage, the clearance sale iPhone SEs would cost around $249 or $299.Potentially, Apple could be gauging the demand for the Apple SE2’s return. While no official announcement or confirmations have been done so far, many speculations have circulating about the iPhone SE2. During the iPhone SE’s time, many … [Read more...] about iPhone SE 2: Is There Hope For 4-Inch iPhone Successor?
Rather watch than read? Hit play on the video above and subscribe for more. I wrote this way back in January of 2015, when I first started thinking that, what became iPhone X and iPhone XS, were the next inevitable steps forward in iPhone evolution: Imagine a future iPhone where the screen goes to the edge on both sides, disappearing not at the curve but as the curve. Imagine an iPhone where the FaceTime camera and earpiece take up almost no space, and the screen reaches almost all the way to the top. And imagine an iPhone where the Home button is replaced by some new technology that can still allow for a physical escape to a known state, that can still scan fingerprints and authenticate, but that also lets the screen reach almost all the way to the bottom. The crux of the idea was that people kept asking for a more modern 4-inch iPhone, but it occurred to me it wasn't the smaller screen size they really wanted, it was the smaller phone size, and if the screen went edge-to-edge, they … [Read more...] about iPhone SE 2: What happened to it and why?