Apple iPhone SE 2 (iPhone 9) said to enter mass production in February, launch in March

Back in 2016, Apple launched the compact iPhone SE with iPhone 5s-like design, earlier reports said that the iPhone SE 2 will launch in Q1 2020, and recently renders of the smartphone surfaced. Now a new report from Bloomberg says that the lower-cost iPhone model will go into production as early as next month, and launch in March. Continue reading “Apple iPhone SE 2 (iPhone 9) said to enter mass production in February, launch in March”

2020 iPhones to feature larger camera sensors, slimmer design: Report

According to a new report, the 2020 iPhones are said to have slightly different designs among the various models. The higher end 6.7-inch model will be slightly thinner with larger camera sensors while the 6.1-inch and the 5.4-inch models will come with different number of camera modules.

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Macbook’s performance could get better with ‘Pro Mode’

Macbooks of the future may get more performance out of its hardware as code found in the latest macOS 10.15.3 beta hints at something called ‘Pro Mode’. The code shows a toggle for the ‘Pro Mode’ in the macOS power management system that users can use to temporarily have ‘Apps run faster’.

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Next generation Apple Pencil may support more touch gestures including swiping, etc.

With the Apple Pencil 2, Apple introduced a double tap control interface that enabled secondary functions in supported apps for the iPad Pro. Now, according to a new patent filed by Apple, they may be introducing more gestures and swipe capabilities with the addition of new touch sensors in the next generation Pencil.

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2020 5G iPhones on track for September 2020-January 2021 launch: Report

During June 2019, popular Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo reported that all the iPhones released in 2020 will come with 5G support and will come 4 model sizes. Now in another report, he has claimed that all 4 models is on track to be released in 2020 with 5G capabilities with sub-6GHz and mmWave support.

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Apple iPhone SE 2 (iPhone 9?) with iPhone 8-like design, Touch ID surfaces

Back in 2016, Apple launched the compact iPhone SE with iPhone 5s-like design and while Apple shifted the design language starting with iPhone X, a lot of users have been waiting for a refresh to the iPhone SE. There were multiple reports that the iPhone SE 2 will launch in Q1 2020, and now the renders of the smartphone have surfaced along with a few key details.

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Apple iPhone XR top selling phone globally every quarter from Q4 2018 till Q3 2019: Report

A report published by Counterpoint research has shown the iPhone XR to be the top selling phone for Q3 2019, accounting for almost 3.0% of all phones sold worldwide. The XR was took the position as Apple’s most sold ever phone model till date, contributing to over one-quarter of the total Apple sales during the Q3 2019.

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Apple said to be working on satellite technology to beam data directly to devices

Apple has been secretly hiring more minds for a project that is studying satellite and communications technologies to find ways to beam data like internet connectivity, maybe even software updates directly to its devices; Bloomberg reports.

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Amazon, Apple, Google, and Zigbee Alliance collaborate to develop Project Connected Home over IP

Smart home devices are becoming popular in recent years and many brands are coming up with their own smart home solutions. On similar lines to increase compatibility among smart home products, Amazon, Apple, Google, and Zigbee Alliance have now announced a working group to develop and adopt a royalty-free connectivity standard.

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macOS Catalina 10.15.2 update brings new features to Apple News, Stocks, bug fixes and more

Apple has released a new update to macOS Catalina, bringing the version to 10.15.2. The updates adds a few features to Apple News and Stocks along with bug fixes for Apple Music, iTunes Remote, Photos, Mail, Etc. along with general stability, reliability and performance improvements. Continue reading “macOS Catalina 10.15.2 update brings new features to Apple News, Stocks, bug fixes and more”

Apple releases iOS 13.3, tvOS 13.3 and watchOS 6.1.1 with bug fixes and improvements

Apple released iOS 13 at the WWDC event earlier this year and later the company released updates with bug fixes. Following iOS 13.2 release recently with Deep Fusion, new emoji, AirPods Pro support, and more, Apple has now released yet another update – iOS 13.3 with improvements and bug fixes, and has also released tvOS 13.3 and watchOS 6.1.1

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Apple warns Pro Display XDR users not to use non-Apple polishing cloths to clean the nano-texture glass

Apple announced the Pro Display XDR earlier last month alongside the new Mac Pro and it went on sale today. The Pro Display XDR comes with standard glass and another model comes with special nano-texture glass. Now Apple has released support documents with special instructions to clean the Pro Display XDR model with nano-texture glass.

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2020 iPhone models may have larger battery with new battery protection circuits

ITM Semiconductor, a South Korean circuit manufacturer who began supplying battery circuit modules for the iPhone 11 is supposedly going to be supplying newer battery protection circuits for the upcoming iPhone 12. The newer module will likely enable the iPhone 12 to have a larger battery capacity due to the smaller size of the protection circuit.

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Apple said to release iPhone with no ports in 2021, 4 OLED iPhones in 2020

A new report from Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that there will be 4 OLED iPhones in 2020 and that the 2021 iPhone will most likely come with zero ports. This news comes right after a report that was released earlier this week showing that Apple will hold two iPhone launch events from 2020.

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Apple updates Clips to include Memoji, Animoji, new stickers and more

With a new update, Apple’s free video creation app called Clips now features the ability to include Memoji, Animoji, new stickers and more in your videos. iPhone and iPad users can add animated stickers and emoji that can now follow the movements of a user’s face for fun selfie videos using the front-facing camera.

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