Tag Archive: 6?s

Samsung Galaxy S7 to rip off the iPhone 6s’ 3D Touch

The pressure-sensitive displays packed into Apple’s latest iPhones give them a unique advantage over their rivals, but not for long. Samsung is already working to put a pressure-sensitive screen of its own into next year’s Galaxy S7, new reports claim. According to a source on Chinese microblogging network Weibo, Samsung will use Synaptics’ new ClearForce technology […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Samsung may be ruining your iPhone 6s’ battery life

A new controversy is brewing online revealing not all iPhone 6s units get the same amount of battery life, thanks to the new A9 processor that’s been built by both Samsung and TSMC. Apple dual sourced A9 production from TSMC and Samsung, and while it was discovered earlier that the two chips aren’t the same […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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New MacBook logic board is only twice the size of iPhone 6’s

  Apple’s design team went to extreme lengths when redesigning the new MacBook to be more portable than ever. The most drastic move was to toss out the fan and extra ports for a super-tiny logic board. The new MacBook…Read more ›

Apple wants to replace transit passes with iPhone 6’s NFC

iPhone 6 owners have only started using Apple Pay to buy items at local stores, but Apple is looking to expand the technology behind its mobile payments system to eventually replace everything from building security cards, subway passes, and bus…Read more ›

Jaw-dropping videos showcase iPhone 6′s slo-mo skillz

Mesmerizing slow-motion videos have flooded the Internet in the last few days, showcasing the kind of amazing footage you rarely see outside a movie theater or Blu-ray disc. What opened the floodgates? The iPhone 6. The device’s camera and software…Read more ›

Apple highlights iPhone 6′s huge display and improved camera in new ads

Apple has debuted two new ads, featuring the combined vocal talents of Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon, to advertise its iPhone 6 and 6 Plus handsets. The first ad is called “Huge,” and features the duo conflicting over different meanings…Read more ›

See how the iPhone 6′s camera tops the 5s in gorgeous Iceland photo shoot

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus camera sensor didn’t get an increase in megapixels, but it’s still way better than the iPhone 5s. Need proof? Travel photographer Austin Mann took his iPhone 6 and 6 Plus review units to Iceland, and not…Read more ›

Is Apple ashamed of the iPhone 6′s protruding camera lens?

The iPhone 6 is the first iPhone with a camera lens that instead of being flush with the back of the devices slightly protrudes instead. It was a necessary design trade-off, allowing Jony Ive’s team of designers to cram the…Read more ›

iOS developers seemingly confirm iPhone 6′s 1334 x 750 resolution

Last weekend, we reported that the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 seemed likely to boast a 1334 x 750 Retina Display, while the 5.5-inch iPhone 6L could have a 461 PPI Super- Retina Display. Now it looks like that working iPhone 6…Read more ›

Here comes Phosphorus, the iPhone 6′s top-secret chip

With the iPhone 5s, Apple debuted its first non-A-series chip within an iOS device. Called the M7, it was a motion co-processor that tracked your movements while drawing minimal power, making the iPhone 5s the first smartphone that could passively…Read more ›