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Topic: iPhone 5

Apple announces global iPhone 5 4G LTE expansion with 36 new carriers

01/23/2013, 06:01 pm

Apple will more than double the number of carriers that support fast 4G LTE data service for its flagship iPhone 5 next week, with 36 new LTE carriers joining its existing pool of 24.


Attempting to decipher supply chain data is a fool's errand, Tim Cook says

01/23/2013, 05:01 pm

Responding to rumors out of Apple's supply chain that iPhone production has been cut, Apple CEO Tim Cook said Wednesday that it's inadvisable for market watchers to place much faith in such reports.


Apple's iPhone grabs almost two-thirds of Verizon's 9.8M smartphone sales in Q4

01/22/2013, 09:01 am

Apple's iPhone accounted for 6.2 million of the 9.8 million smartphones Verizon sold in the last quarter, powering record smartphone adoption numbers at the nation's largest carrier even as Verizon posted a big loss for the quarter.


Sprint's 4G LTE network expanding to 28 more cities in coming months

01/17/2013, 02:01 pm

U.S. carrier Sprint announced Thursday that its 4G LTE network, which offers faster connections to the iPhone 5 and Apple's latest iPads, will expand to 28 new cities in the coming months.


AT&T to enable FaceTime over cellular for all tiered data customers

01/16/2013, 02:01 pm

AT&T announced on Wednesday it will enable FaceTime over cellular at no extra cost to any customers with a tiered data plan and compatible iOS device.


iPhone 5 demand 'robust,' order cuts likely stem from improved yields & supplier shifts

01/15/2013, 08:01 am

While recent reports about iPhone 5 component orders being reduced have caused "great confusion," the reality is consumer demand for the iPhone 5 has not waned.


iPhone 5 order cuts dismissed as 'not news,' simply 'noise'

01/14/2013, 02:01 pm

Wall Street analysts are dismissing recent concerns over iPhone build plans, with one market watcher saying the order cuts could instead be a sign that Apple seeing improved component yields and product margins.


Rumors of reduced iPhone 5 orders briefly send Apple shares below $500

01/14/2013, 08:01 am

Shares of Apple stock dipped below $500 in early trading Monday morning, as investors reacted to new reports claiming the company had made significant cuts to iPhone 5 orders.


WSJ: Apple cuts iPhone 5 component orders in half due to weak demand

01/14/2013, 12:01 am

Apple reportedly sent word to suppliers in December that it would be reducing parts orders for the recently released iPhone 5 on "weaker-than-expected" demand, with some orders being cut in half from original expectations.


Verizon's 'higher mix' of holiday iPhone activations likely topped 5.3M

01/09/2013, 10:01 am

Verizon announced on Wednesday that it activated 9.8 million smartphones in the 2012 holiday season, with a "higher mix of Apple smartphones," suggesting the carrier accounted for more than 5.3 million iPhone sales in the quarter.


AT&T's record holiday quarter signals sales of 8M iPhones

01/08/2013, 10:01 am

The 2012 holiday season was a record setting span for AT&T with 10 million total smartphones sold at least 8 million of which are expected to be Apple iPhones.


Best Buy accuses Walmart of misleading, damaging holiday iPhone 5 sale

01/04/2013, 11:01 am

Best Buy and other retailers have complained to attorneys general in numerous states, accusing Walmart of misleading advertising in the holiday shopping season, including a discount on Apple's iPhone 5.


CES 2013 expected to showcase 'embarrassingly large' smartphones

01/04/2013, 09:01 am

Big-screen "phablet" devices, positioned between a smartphone and a tablet, are predicted to be a big trend at this year's Consumer Electronics Show.


Rumor: Apple evaluating new 'touch-on display' tech for next iPhone

01/03/2013, 12:01 pm

A new report out of China claims that Apple is considering a new display technology, dubbed "touch-on," for use in its next iPhone model to address issues with the current "in-cell" display found in the iPhone 5.


'Insatiable demand' for iPad mini drives stock-outs in China

12/28/2012, 12:12 pm

Customers in both Hong Kong and China have demonstrated considerable interest in Apple's newly launched iPad mini, leading to stock-outs and limited availability.


First look: MetaWatch smart watch pushes iPhone alerts to your wrist

12/26/2012, 08:12 am

The new Bluetooth-enabled MetaWatch will forever change how you use your iPhone, though in its current form the advanced wrist watch is not yet ready for the mass market.


China's 3G subscribers grow 88% year over year to 222M

12/26/2012, 07:12 am

The total number of 3G subscribers in China reached 222 million in November, up 88 percent year over year, giving yet another indication why the market is so important for continued growth of Apple's iPhone.


iPhone 5 launch propels Apple to 53% of US smartphone sales

12/21/2012, 03:12 pm

The debut of the iPhone 5 sent Apple soaring to its highest share of sales the U.S. smartphone market ever, according to new data.


AT&T rolls out 4G LTE network in 15 new US markets

12/21/2012, 08:12 am

AT&T this week announced that its high-speed 4G LTE network compatible with Apple's latest iPhone 5, iPad and iPad mini has launched in 15 new markets, and also expanded coverage in a handful of other locations.


We're giving away iPad minis: share our app for a chance to win

12/20/2012, 09:12 am

Our friends over at B&H Photo like our new iPhone app so much, they've offered to sponsor a contest that will give away iPad minis to two lucky participants who help spread the word about the app's release.