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Data shows Apple clawing back iPhone share in US, but ceding ground in China

01/11/2017, 11:01 am

Apple's iPhone continued to gain more U.S. marketshare towards the end of 2016, according to research data published on Wednesday, but saw setbacks in China, facing tough competition from local and often cheaper alternatives.

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South Korea considers investigation into shutdowns of Apple's iPhone 6s

12/14/2016, 09:12 am

Regardless of Apple's public assurances, the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards is probing the matter of sudden iPhone 6s shutdowns in case they represent a battery safety issue, a report said on Wednesday.

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Impending iOS update to help diagnose additional iPhone battery shutdowns

12/06/2016, 09:12 am

An imminent iOS update will help collect information about sudden iPhone shutdowns, specifically problems aren't limited to the iPhone 6s units Apple is currently offering battery replacements for, according to an updated support document posted on Tuesday.

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Apple blames iPhone 6s battery problems on air exposure during manufacturing

12/02/2016, 12:12 pm

Elaborating on an unfolding issue with iPhone 6s shutdowns, Apple on Friday linked the problem to gaffes during the manufacturing process.

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New Apple tool lets iPhone 6s owners check for free battery swap eligibility

12/01/2016, 01:12 pm

People worried about whether their iPhone 6s qualifies for Apple's free battery replacement program can now check directly via the company's website.

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Apple to replace batteries of iPhone 6s units suffering from unexpected shutdowns [u]

11/21/2016, 01:11 am

It seems Apple has run into its own smartphone battery troubles. Days after the company launched an iPhone 6 Plus repair program for units impacted by so-called "touch disease" faults, a new initiative activated on Sunday seeks to replace a batch of iPhone 6s batteries causing unexpected device shutdowns.

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China looks into sudden iPhone 6 & 6s shutdowns plaguing some Apple customers

11/15/2016, 10:11 am

The China Consumers Association on Tuesday asked Apple to investigate complaints that some iPhone 6 and 6s units are shutting off suddenly and permanently, despite nominally having plenty of charge left.

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Apple relaunches online sales of refurbished iPhones [u]

11/08/2016, 03:11 pm

For the first time in years, Apple has begun selling refurbished iPhones from its U.S. online store, giving people a cheaper way of getting into the iPhone ecosystem while still having official warranty support. [Updated with corrections]

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Appealing upsell of iPhone 7 Plus predicted to help Apple's average selling price exceed expectations

10/07/2016, 02:10 pm

While most on Wall Street expect the average selling price of the iPhone will drop this holiday season, RBC Capital Markets believes the greater capabilities of the iPhone 7 Plus could have a counter effect, resulting in stronger-than-anticipated earnings per share for Apple.

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Apple opens trade-up program to iPhone SE, 6s & 6s Plus with $315 maximum

09/20/2016, 09:09 am

Prospective iPhone 7 buyers looking to make money off their old iPhones can now turn in an iPhone SE, 6s, or 6s Plus as a part of Apple's trade-up program, though the store credit given may still be significantly lower than what's offered by some third parties.

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Apple changes iPhone 6s pricing and storage options, cuts 64GB iPhone SE to $449

09/08/2016, 01:09 pm

In the wake of its iPhone 7 announcement, Apple has made a series of changes to the existing iPhone lineup, looking to make the iPhone 6s, 6s Plus, and SE more appealing to cost-conscious shoppers.

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Everything you need to know before preordering Apple's iPhone 7 & iPhone 7 Plus on Friday, Sept. 9

09/07/2016, 07:09 pm

In just a few short days, the new iPhone 7 will be available for preorder ahead of its Sept. 16 launch. AppleInsider is here to guide you through your choices to help you decide which model is right for you.

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Research data suggests Apple iPhone marketshare dropping beyond seasonal averages

08/18/2016, 03:08 pm

Research data released on Thursday further reinforces the belief that Apple's smartphone marketshare is eroding not just in international markets, but in the U.S. as well.

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Apple's US & European iPhone sales grow despite global setbacks

08/11/2016, 12:08 pm

Apple managed to grow its iPhone sales in the U.S. and the big five European markets during the June quarter, in spite of a global decline in shipments, according to new research data.

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Russian government probes allegations of iPhone price fixing by resellers

08/08/2016, 11:08 am

Russian resellers may be breaking price-fixing laws by offering iPhone models for the same prices across the board, regardless of the vendor, the country's Federal Anti-Monopoly Service said on Monday.

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Apple debuts new 'Shot on iPhone' ad featuring Maya Angelou

08/04/2016, 12:08 pm

Apple has debuted a single new 'Shot on iPhone' ad, with the latest addition focusing on equality, featuring a voiceover from poet and author Maya Angelou.

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New video from China compares rose gold finish in alleged 'iPhone 7' to iPhone 6s

07/22/2016, 11:07 am

Another comparison video apparently showing Apple's anticipated "iPhone 7" rear shell has appeared on Chinese social media, apparently comparing the rose gold casing of the new model to the finish of the iPhone 6s.

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Unexpected success of iPhone SE predicted to drop Apple's average selling price to $637

07/19/2016, 03:07 pm

A new survey has suggested 16 percent of U.S. iPhone sales in the June quarter were of the low-end iPhone SE -- a number that investment firm UBS believes will push down the average selling price of the iPhone more than expected.

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Leaked video highlights alleged differences between 'iPhone 7' and iPhone 6s

07/18/2016, 08:07 am

A new video from China allegedly shows a semi-functional functional "iPhone 7" with the same features and design as previous photo and video leaks, offering another glimpse of what Apple's next iPhone is expected to look like.

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Editorial: Sorry Android bloggers, but Samsung's Galaxy S7 didn't outsell Apple's iPhone 6s

07/16/2016, 08:07 pm

Android fan blogs, led by The Verge, shouted to their audiences this week that Samsung's flagship Galaxy S7 managed to surpass sales of Apple's iPhone 6s, based on a Kantar survey of U.S. buyers. The story illuminates some interesting contradictions and exposes other misleading narratives about the smartphone market.

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