Apple teased by Xiaomi for over-the-top pricing of iPhones
15 September 2018, 09:22 | Cameron Gross
Apple launches preorders for new iPhones and watches, some quickly sell out
It goes live tomorrow 9/15 (but will automatically apply to eligible existing pre-orders) and will be available when the new phones launch on September 21.
Compared to the Apple A11 chipset that powers the iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X, the hexa-core A12 offers almost 33.3 percent increased performance, doubled GPU score, 50 percent improvement in UX score and around 20 percent improvement in memory score because of which the iPhone XS has managed to achieve such an impressive benchmarking score. Haselton, however, added that the phone is not recommended for iPhone X owners, as the XS merely represents an "incremental" upgrade over the previous model. Like the iPhone XS, the XS Max comes with a 512GB storage option, and as noted by CNBC, this device costs $1,449, making it more expensive than some of the more affordable MacBooks.
At yesterday's presentation, along with the new iPhone and Apple Watch users can expect to see wireless charging pad AirPower that was promised "Apple" company. Captive audiences aren't the most forgiving ones. Super Retina in two sizes - including the largest display ever on an iPhone. The device comes in five color options and has a base price of $749.
Of course, it's a quick breakdown of the top features from the iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max.
Unfortunately for the impatient among us, Apple won't actually start shipping any of its new devices until the end of next week (and even longer for the iPhone Xr), so the closest you're going to get to any of them (unless you were actually invited to the event in California) is a series of YouTube videos.
Now, according to a new report by The Verge, IDC has claimed delay in AppleiPhone XR shipments could be due to a hardware issue. "There's a lot of software involved with the LCD screen, as it's the first [LCD display] with a notch and full screen".
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