Apple raises iPhone prices by up to Rs 3,210 after customs duty hike

Within days of Government hiking the customs duty on mobile phones, tech major Apple has raised prices of the iPhone by up to Rs 3,210 across various models. It has also increased the prices of Apple Watch by up to Rs 2,510, according to information available on Apple website. The maximum retail price (MRP) of… Continue reading Apple raises iPhone prices by up to Rs 3,210 after customs duty hike

Apple’s iPhone top smartphone brand in Q4, Samsung leader in 2017

Apple Apple outperformed Samsung to end up noticeably the best cell phone mark in the final quarter of 2017 as it transported 77.3 million iPhones comprehensively, a report said on Friday. Samsung which transported 74.4 million gadgets in the quarter, drove the cell phone showcase (by volume) with a piece of the pie of 21… Continue reading Apple’s iPhone top smartphone brand in Q4, Samsung leader in 2017

Apple reports record $20 bn profit, iPhone X sales ‘better than expected’

Apple’s revenue in the final three months of last year increased 13 per cent to $88.3 billion Latest News Apple today reported a $20 billion profit in a record-setting quarter and said sales of its newest iPhone X smartphone were better than expected. Revenue in the final three months of last year increased 13 per… Continue reading Apple reports record $20 bn profit, iPhone X sales ‘better than expected’

Apple, Android or Windows: Why smartphones, laptops face ‘hacking’ risks

Less than a week into 2018 and we may have already seen the year’s biggest technology story. Researchers have identified a security flaw in the computer processors made by three of the world’s biggest chip designers, Intel, AMD and ARM, and a second flaw in Intel chips. This means that almost every smartphone, tablet, laptop… Continue reading Apple, Android or Windows: Why smartphones, laptops face ‘hacking’ risks

iPhone X may go off the shelves as Apple cuts retailers’ margin by 30%

Apple Inc. has reportedly slashed the retailers’ margin on the anniversary edition iPhone X by nearly 30 per cent, according to a new report in the Economic Times. While other brand manufacturers offer retailers’ a margin of 10-15 per cent on their latest mobiles, Apple has been offering 6.5 per cent on the newly launch… Continue reading iPhone X may go off the shelves as Apple cuts retailers’ margin by 30%

New WhatsApp application on cards for iPad users

Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp may be working on an app for iPad users as references of WhatsApp for iPad are spotted on latest WhatsApp desktop app. According to a tweet from popular WhatsApp change tracking website WABetaInfo, WhatsApp is gearing up for a dedicated application for iPad. “Great news for all WhatsApp users having an… Continue reading New WhatsApp application on cards for iPad users

Long queues outside Apple stores ahead of iPhone X launch

In a blast from the past, there are long lines already forming in cities around the world for tomorrow’s iPhone X launch. After the iPhone 8’s muted rollout in late September, the lines of people willing to wait overnight suggest massive demand for the iPhone X – despite its US $1,000-plus price tag. In Singapore,… Continue reading Long queues outside Apple stores ahead of iPhone X launch