iPhone X

Apple Resumes Selling Belkin's InvisiGlass Ultra Screen Protector for iPhone X Following Durability Improvements

Apple this week has begun selling an updated version of Belkin’s InvisiGlass Ultra screen protector for iPhone X on its website and at its retail stores, nearly two months after the original was recalled due to quality issues. Belkin’s product page states that the screen protector is now 0.29mm thick, compared to 0.21mm for the …

Apple Recorded More Than Half of Total Smartphone Industry Revenue in iPhone X Launch Quarter

Apple captured a record 51 percent share of revenue in the worldwide smartphone industry last quarter, which encompassed the launch of the iPhone X, according to research firm Strategy Analytics. iPhone revenue totaled $61.5 billion in the fourth quarter of 2017, as Apple disclosed in its earnings report earlier this month. Strategy Analytics estimates Apple’s …

iPhone’s controversial notch could shrink in 2018

The iPhone’s controversial “notch” will get smaller this year, according to one group of investors. Apple is expected to integrate Face ID into all three handsets it has planned for 2018. A smaller TrueDepth sensor means the cutout at the top of the iPhone’s display won’t need to be quite so big. iPhone X is …

Apple’s new 6.1-inch iPhone is expected to sell like crazy

The iPhone X lookalike could shift 100 million units. Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac Apple’s upcoming 6.1-inch iPhone will be a smash hit, according to one reliable analyst. It is expected to become the most popular model in the 2018 lineup, thanks mostly to its more affordable price tag. Sales could total a whopping 100 …

Zens brings super-fast wireless charging to your iPhone

Ever since the iOS 11.2 update back in November 2017, the iPhones 8 and X have supported “wireless” fast charging. This allows inductive charging mats to pour 7.5 watts of battery-juicing power into Apple’s latest iPhones. Previous to that, Qi charging mats could only supply a pathetic five watts of charging power. To take advantage …

Apple’s latest videos show off iPhone X’s portrait selfies

Apple’s latest videos show off iPhone X’s portrait selfies | Cult of Mac Portrait Lighting in selfies. Humankind can now sit back and relax. Photo: Apple Apple published a new set of videos today giving iPhone X owners some more tips on how to get the most out Apple’s most advanced camera ever. The …

Google 'Embracing' Notch Design in 2018 Android Update, Preparing for New Wave of iPhone X Clones

Google’s upcoming software update for its Android smartphone operating system will “embrace” an iPhone X notch-like design, according to people familiar with the company’s plans speaking to Bloomberg. With the software, referred to as Android P, Google is readying a “new generation” of Android smartphones that will be “mimicking” the iPhone X’s front-facing camera cutout …

What you should know about HomePod, before you buy, on The CultCast

The HomePod reviews are in! Photo: Apple The HomePod reviews have been coming out hot and heavy, and they’re surprising. This week on The CultCast, we’ll tell you what people like, love and hate about Apple’s new speaker. If you’re planning on buying one, don’t miss our discussion. Plus: Something strange is happening at Apple …