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Topic: iPhone 4

Apple's iOS 7.1 brings iPhone 4 speed enhancements, iBeacon improvements

03/11/2014, 12:03 am

Along with the addition of headline features like CarPlay, Apple's latest iOS 7.1 update brought a welcome speed boost for the four-year-old iPhone 4, as well as new iBeacon handling that allows apps to search for signals even when closed.

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Apple sold 1.6M iPhones in Russia during 2013 as big telecoms resumed sales, report says

02/18/2014, 05:02 pm

After persuading major Russian cellular providers to sign on as partner carriers, Apple's iPhone sales doubled in 2013 to some 1.57 million units.

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Apple has reportedly resumed iPhone 4 production for sale in developing markets

02/04/2014, 06:02 pm

A report on Tuesday claims Apple has returned the discontinued iPhone 4 to production, though the three-generation-old handsets will be available only to very specific markets in India, Indonesia and Brazil.

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Incipio unveils NFC-based Cashwrap mobile wallet case for Apple's iPhone

01/24/2014, 01:01 pm

Accessory maker Incipio on Friday officially launched the Cashwrap, an NFC-enabled case that adds support for the ISIS mobile payment standard to the iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s.

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Rumor: Apple to reintroduce 8GB iPhone 4 to curb flagging India sales

01/14/2014, 01:01 am

With the smartphone race heating up in emerging markets keen on low-priced handsets, Apple is supposedly poised to resurrect the 8GB iPhone 4 exclusively for Indian buyers.

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From first-gen iPhone to 5s, all eight models put to speed test

09/30/2013, 10:09 am

The evolution of Apple's iPhone from the original model through the new 5s and 5c was shown off recently in a new video that pits all eight released versions of the bestselling handset against each other in a test of speed.

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iPhone 4 remains widely available in China after iPhone 5s, 5c debut

09/12/2013, 10:09 am

Apple continues to offer the iPhone 4 in China through Apple retail stores, carrier partners, and authorized resellers despite China's status as a launch country for the iPhone 5s and 5c.

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'iPhone 5C' expected to replace iPhone 5, while Apple's iPhone 4S will live on

08/19/2013, 08:08 am

This fall, Apple's newly revamped iPhone lineup is expected to include the high-end "iPhone 5S," a plastic "iPhone 5C," and a low-end option with the legacy iPhone 4S, according to a well-connected insider.

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Strong sales of Apple's iPhone boost Foxconn profits by 41%

08/13/2013, 01:08 pm

Net profits at Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn were up by 41 percent in the company's second quarter, boosted by stronger than expected sales of the existing iPhone lineup.

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Resale value of Apple's iPhone 4 increased 10% since April, Galaxy S III dropped 27%

08/07/2013, 08:08 am

The resale value of iPhone 4 in the U.S. has actually grown by more than 10 percent since April, a new survey has found, while Samsung's smartphone lineup can't command the same used prices as Apple.

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iOS phone share growing faster than Android in US, UK and France

07/29/2013, 01:07 pm

New data from Kantar Worldpanel shows year over year market share gains by iOS in the United States, Great Britain and France, despite a seasonal shift that's returned Android to a majority share in the U.S.

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Verizon asks Obama to intervene in Apple v. Samsung case, prevent impending iPhone ban

07/25/2013, 12:07 pm

Verizon's top lawyer penned an editorial this week asking President Barack Obama to prevent the U.S. International Trade Commission from barring the sales of some older iPhones.

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iPhone 5 accounts for half of Apple's smartphone sales, iPhone 4S takes 30%

07/22/2013, 12:07 pm

More than half of all smartphones sold by Apple in June were the latest-generation iPhone 5, according to new data, while the iPhone 4S, first released in 2011, accounted for 30 percent of sales.

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Chinese man allegedly electrocuted by iPhone 4 and third-party adapter

07/19/2013, 03:07 am

For the second time this week, a report from China links Apple's iPhone to an accidental electrocution, with the latest incident involving a 30-year-old man who has been comatose for over ten days.

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Verizon's sales suggest Apple may have sold 34.7M iPhones in June quarter

07/18/2013, 03:07 pm

iPhone activation figures from Verizon, the largest carrier in the U.S., suggest that Apple could have sold as many as 34.7 million iPhones in the just-concluded June quarter.

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Briefly: Virgin Mobile offers 15% discount on prepaid iPhone 4/4S

05/16/2013, 08:05 pm

In a web-only exclusive, U.S. prepaid cell carrier Virgin Mobile has discounted Apple's iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S by 15 percent, bringing prices down to as low as $280.

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Apple's $15 settlement checks for iPhone 4 'antennagate' begin arriving

04/23/2013, 09:04 am

iPhone 4 owners who filed claims in a class-action lawsuit against Apple over the device's antenna have begun receiving $15 settlement checks in the mail.

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Verizon's 4M iPhone activations in line with expectations, showing Apple's 'stability'

04/18/2013, 11:04 am

While iPhone growth may be slowing, Apple's hugely profitable smartphone franchise isn't going anywhere, as evidenced by the latest on-target activation numbers at Verizon, the largest carrier in the U.S.

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Apple's iPhone accounted for 4M of Verizon's 7.2M total Q1 smartphones

04/18/2013, 08:04 am

With 7.2 million total smartphones activated in Verizon's first fiscal quarter, the iPhone accounted for more than half, with 4 million total Apple handsets activated in the three-month span.

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Cheap smartphones besting Apple, Samsung in growing Indian market sales

04/12/2013, 09:04 am

Local smartphone makers in India with aggressively low prices are outselling worldwide market leaders Apple and Samsung, according to new data.

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