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iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus Teardown Shows Larger Battery, NFC Chip

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Repair firm iFixit has completely disassembled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. As shown in their videos, the internals of both the phones are very similar, with the components adjusted according to their shell sizes. iPhone 6 Plus contains a huge 2915 mAH battery, whereas iPhone 6 has a 1810 mAH rated battery. Comparing it with iPhone 5S that has a 1500 mAh battery, the higher rating in the new phones is in line with bigger screen sizes of 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch. The performance test showed the batteries performed better than the ones in previous models. Read More

Apple Launching New iPhone And iPad On March 21st Event

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According to Re/Code, Apple’s rumored media event which was going to take place sometime in the 2nd week of March has been pushed to 21st March for reasons which are quite unclear. The event will most likely will take place at Apple Town Hall in Cupertino. At the event, the company will be introducing the new iPhone SE, a smaller version of the iPad Pro and some minor enhancements to the Apple Watch. Read More

Apple Watch Patent To Allow Sharing Files With Gestures

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It will probably be easier for Apple Watch owners to share more than just thoughts when they meet in the future. The details of a gesture-based method of exchanging files surfaced in a new patent filed by Cupertino company. Now, for the ones who would want to know a fellow Apple Watch owner better, this technology would share contact information with a handshake! Apple has applied for a patent on a system that would enable the exchange of information between wearables. Read More

Snapcash — Snapchat’s New Payment System

snapcashSeamless payment is in vogue, being made ever more popular with Apple Pay. Almost every day now more and more stores and banks are signing up to support Apple Pay, Apple’s NFC-based touchless payment service. Not one to stay behind the latest fad, Snapchat has come up with a brilliant new update which allows its users to transfer money to one another through the self-deleting messaging service. Read More

All About The New iPad Air 2

ipadair2As expected, today Apple unveiled its iPad Air 2 at a special event at Cupertino’s Town Hall. Most of the leaks related to the iPad Air 2 have proved right as the feature set of the device is almost as what most of the rumors said. The iPad Air 2 is 18% thinner than the previous model. Apart from space grey and white color – a third color gold option is also made available for buyers. One of the design changes in the iPad Air 2 includes the removal of mute/rotation lock switch. iPad Air 2 comes with an anti-reflective coating that makes the iPad Air 2’s display 56% less reflective. As leaked before the device has an A8X chip for 40% faster CPU and 2.5x faster GPU performance. It has a M8 motion tracking chip and barometer that is already available now on new iPhones. Read More