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2017

iPhone X tips: Miss the home button? Here's how to add a virtual one

Saturday November 04, 2017

The removal of the home button on the iPhone X is a bold decision by Apple, but some customers may find themselves pining for the way things once were. Thankfully, the home button is not gone entirely, as iOS allows you to add a customizable virtual one to your screen. AppleInsider explains how to do it.

These low-cost wireless Qi chargers will juice your new iPhone X or iPhone 8

Saturday November 04, 2017

One of the main features of the iPhone X is the ability to wirelessly charge the battery, but some of the options on the market are fairly expensive. AppleInsider rounds up some of the better value options on the market that you can buy right now.

This week on AI: iPhone X review & launch, Apple's big Q4, Qualcomm takeover rumors & more

Saturday November 04, 2017

Friday was the big day: the global launch of the iPhone X. Check out all of our related news and more, including our in-depth review.

iPhone X launch draws an enthusiastic line all day at Union Square, San Francisco

Friday November 03, 2017

One month after the earlier launch of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus drew lines of its own, buyers excited for iPhone X again flocked to Apple's retail stores to be among the first to get the new phone. At San Francisco's flagship Union Square location, a line of over 200 were waiting when the doors opened, and even hours later there were new arrivals joining a line down the block in the early afternoon.

Video: The iPhone X ultimate Face ID test

Friday November 03, 2017

A centerpiece feature of Apple's iPhone X is Face ID, which completely replaces Touch ID. Here's how -- and how well -- the technology works in practice.

Apple seeds iPhone X-specific version of iOS 11.2 beta 2 to developers

Friday November 03, 2017

Hot on the heels of the phone's global launch, Apple has released an iPhone X version of iOS 11.2 beta 2 for developers.

Broadcom could make offer for Apple foe Qualcomm this weekend

Friday November 03, 2017

Chipmaker Broadcom is allegedly planning to bid for Qualcomm, in a move which could have major ramifications for the latter's ongoing legal battles with Apple.

iPhone X support document discusses Super Retina OLED screen off-angle viewing, image persistence

Friday November 03, 2017

A new support document discussing the Super Retina OLED display in the iPhone X addresses user viewing angles, as well as the possibility of image persistence when a display shows a faint remnant of an image that hadn't moved in a long period of time.

Temporary iPhone X activation problems occur as AT&T, Verizon servers get slammed [u]

Friday November 03, 2017

Some users with a new iPhone X are being stymied by error messages when trying to activate the device, caused by massive load on AT&T and Verizon's servers.

Apple's 'A Guided Tour' video walks users through iPhone X Face ID, Animoji, and more

Friday November 03, 2017

To accommodate the millions of new iPhone X users, Apple has posted "A Guided Tour" on YouTube, showing users Face ID, Animoji, Portrait Lighting, and new gestures used to navigate the phone.

'i' spy an iOS 11 bug: Erroneous Unicode character being displayed in Messages

Friday November 03, 2017

Some iPhone users running any flavor of iOS 11 are seeing a bug when they enter the letter I in an iMessage to another user. AppleInsider explains what's going on, and how to work around it until the issue is solved by Apple.

As Apple's cash hoard grows to $268 billion, Republican tax plan would make it cheaper to return funds to US

Friday November 03, 2017

Apple this week revealed that its cash position has grown to $268 billion, with the vast majority of it held overseas to avoid paying domestic taxes. But the prospect of bringing that money stateside could become more appealing if the proposed U.S. tax overhaul comes to pass.

Jony Ive visits London's Regent Street Apple store for iPhone X launch

Friday November 03, 2017

Apple Chief Design Officer Jony Ive stopped by London's Regent Street store during the iPhone X sales to see the phone on display.

AppleInsider podcast reviews Apple's iPhone X with Face ID

Friday November 03, 2017

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Victor and Dan talk about the best things he's found using the iPhone X, its edge-to-edge OLED display, Face ID unlock system, and more.

Got an iPhone X? Here are the tips and techniques you should know to get started

Friday November 03, 2017

The user interface in the iPhone X is slightly different than that in older non-OLED iPhones. AppleInsider has been using the phone for the better part of a week -- and here are some tips to help you quickly adjust to your new device.

Wall Street raises targets as Apple wows with iPhone 8 launch quarter, hype grows for iPhone X

Friday November 03, 2017

With a better-than-expected iPhone 8 launch quarter, and a highly anticipated debut for the flagship iPhone X, investors on Wall Street are riding high on Apple stock, pushing shares into uncharted territory as analysts increase their forecasts to trillion-dollar market cap levels.

Dual batteries, layered logic boards revealed in iPhone X teardown

Friday November 03, 2017

The customary teardown of the iPhone X by iFixit, within hours of its release, reveals Apple has made considerable changes to the internal design of the smartphone, including its layered logic boards and the use of two battery cells, a first for the product line.

U.S. lines for iPhone X long, but Apple Stores claim to have 'enough' -- for now

Friday November 03, 2017

Lines at the U.S. Apple Stores mirror those Thursday's queues at international venues, and AppleInsider has learned that stores typically have well over 300 units on hand to sell, and in some cases, nearly a thousand.

Thieves grab over 300 iPhone X units off delivery truck in San Francisco

Thursday November 02, 2017

Some people expecting to buy an iPhone X in San Francisco on Friday may be disappointed, as 313 units were stolen from a local UPS truck earlier this week.

iPhone X shipping times shorten to 3-4 weeks in US & Canada

Thursday November 02, 2017

Shipping delays for the iPhone X at Apple's U.S. and Canadian online stores have shrunk to between 3 and 4 weeks, matching improvements in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.