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Apple's $29 iPhone battery replacements will cost $69 after December

Apple's $29 iPhone battery replacements will cost $69 after December

Gareth recons that the lower price will make the iPhone XR the best selling new iPhone revealed this year. "This effectively obsoletes two iPhone 8/8+ SKUs in our opinion". iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max will be available for pre-order beginning Friday, September 14 and in stores beginning Friday, September 21. With the iPhone XR , which comes in yellow, coral, blue and red as well as black and white, the color is already baked into the phone (but you'll probably want a clear case for ...


Windows 10 Tries to Push Firefox and Chrome Over the Edge

Windows 10 Tries to Push Firefox and Chrome Over the Edge

For example, when visiting Google .com using Edge, you will see dialog boxes that make statements like "Switch to Chrome ". You could then choose to open Edge, or install your preferred browser anyway, reports Windows Central . Head into the settings and disable app recommendations. Subjectively, I found Edge's performance to have undoubtedly improved from the early days of Windows 10, when pages would freeze as they loaded, leaving you unable to scroll.


RIP iPhone: Apple discontinues its flagships

RIP iPhone: Apple discontinues its flagships

The iPhone X was unveiled only past year and it went on sale in November 2017. From the look of things, the iPhone11,8 identifier appears to be the iPhone XR because it sports 3GB of RAM and previous rumors have also stated that the LCD-based version of the 2018 family will have 1GB of memory less than the remaining two models.


Lexus ES gets side cameras in Japan

Lexus ES gets side cameras in Japan

The Digital Outer Mirrors show what is on the left, right and rear of the vehicle, displaying the camera's images on a monitor inside the cabin. Although sleeker than the ES' regular flagpole mirrors, the new camera pods for the digital exterior mirror system are larger and decidedly more conspicuous than the units fitted to nearly every new concept auto.


OnePlus 6T will ditch headphone jack but bring better battery life

OnePlus 6T will ditch headphone jack but bring better battery life

The coolest feature about that screen, though, is that it contains a "light-sensitive fingerprint sensor under the display ", which Samsung and Apple have both failed to deliver (while OnePlus affiliate Vivo has). Their reasoning involves the timing being right, that they'll substantially increase battery life and add other tech in place, and that an included dongle will ease the transition.