Apple Releases Apple Watch Sport Bands and iPhone Cases in Three New Colors

Apple today quietly added three new Apple Watch Sport bands to its online store, introducing three unique colors. The new bands are available in Spicy Orange, Dark Teal, and Flash, a bright shade of yellow. Flash and Spicy Orange match previously available Sport Loop and Woven Nylon bands. The Flash color is available for the Sport Loop, and Spicy Orange is available for both the Sport Loop and the Woven Nylon. The Spicy Orange shade is similar to the exclusive orange Apple Watch Sport [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 8 Pre-Orders Were Down 78 Percent Compared To iPhone 7

More than a week ago, Apple introduced its three new iPhones to the world. While the iPhone X was the main star of the show, many people wondered how well the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus would do as far as sells. Unfortunately, Apple’s iPhone 8 and 8 Plus didn’t do well during the first five days of its pre-orders.  According to e-commerce data analytics firm Slice Intelligence, the iPhone 8 is down by 78 percent compared to last year’s iPhone 7 models. In fact, going by the study [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 8 Subjected to Durability and Speed Tests

With the iPhone 8 now available for purchase in many places around the world, it's popping up in a whole range of videos on YouTube that are looking at everything from speed to durability. YouTuber JerryRigEverything aimed to test Apple's claim that the iPhone 8 is using the most durable glass ever included in a smartphone. He did Mohs test to determine hardness, finding that it scratched at a level 6 out of 10, much like the iPhone 7. For comparison's sake, sapphire, the material used [Read Entire Story]

Kuo: Apple Watch Series 3 Demand Higher Than Expected as iPhone X Anticipation Cannibalizes iPhone 8 Pre-Orders

Demand for Apple's high-end flagship iPhone X is "very likely" to cannibalize iPhone 8 pre-orders, predicts KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a note sent out to investors this morning. iPhone pre-orders traditionally sell out in September due to high demand, but this year, many models of the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus were available for launch day delivery through the weekend, and continue to remain readily available for launch day pickup in Apple retail stores. Kuo, like many [Read Entire Story]

‘infltr’ Photo Editing App Now Lets You Edit Photos Taken in Apple’s Portrait Mode

Photo editing app infltr received an update on Monday that allows users to apply customizable filters to images and Live Photos containing depth information, or pictures taken in Apple's dual-camera Portrait Mode. In version 2.10 of infltr (short for "infinite filters"), users who capture a photo on an iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X using Portrait Mode are now able to toggle between the foreground and background to make separate edits to the two layers. infltr's developers describe [Read Entire Story]

First iPhone 8, Apple TV 4K, and Apple Watch Series 3 Orders Begin Shipping Out to Customers

The first iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Apple TV 4K, and Apple Watch Series 3 orders began shipping out to customers today ahead of a promised delivery date on Friday, September 22, the official launch date for all of the devices. Apple hasn't updated its order statuses from "Preparing for Shipment" just yet, but packages shipping via UPS are already in transit and can be tracked using a UPS My Choice account or in some cases, by reference number on the UPS website after inputting a phone number [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 8 and Apple Watch Series 3 Orders Now ‘Preparing for Shipment’ Ahead of September 22 Delivery

A day after Apple began accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and Apple Watch Series 3, the first orders have shifted to "preparing for shipment" ahead of a promised Friday, September 22 delivery date. Apple began preparing Apple Watch Series 3 orders starting yesterday afternoon, while the order status of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus appears to have started changing this afternoon. Apple TV 4K orders have not yet updated to preparing for shipment, but that should happen [Read Entire Story]

10 Exciting Official iPhone 8 & iPhone X Accessories

10 Exciting Official iPhone 8 & iPhone X Accessories is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are on sale now and you can pick one up at a local store. The iPhone X is coming soon and we’re even seeing iPhone 8 deals that can cut down the price to something a little more easy to swallow. While we don’t have as many iPhone 8 accessories as we saw when Apple announced the iPhone 7, there are a lot of official iPhone X accessories that you can [Read Entire Story]

A few hours in, iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K delivery times have started expanding

If you haven't pre-ordered the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 or Apple TV 4K yet, forget about receiving any of them on September 22. The post A few hours in, iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K delivery times have started expanding appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Pre-Orders For the iPhone 8, 8 Plus & Apple Watch 3 Are Now Live

It’s here, pre-orders for the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and Apple Watch 3 are now live. The devices went live at 12:01 a.m. Friday morning.  A few days ago, Apple unveiled its new gadgets to the world which included three new iPhones (the iPhone 8, 8 Plus and the iPhone X), the Apple Watch 3, and the Apple TV 4K. However, the iPhone X won’t be available for pre-order until October 27. The iPhone 8 series features a glass back, wireless charging, and a new TrueTone LCD display. The [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 8, 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K pre-orders start… now

With the iPhone X still a ways off, iFans in the market for some new iGear will need to settle for an iPhone 8 or Apple Watch Series 3 starting today. The post iPhone 8, 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K pre-orders start… now appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 8 and Apple Watch Series 3 Pre-Order Shipping Estimates Begin Slipping

Pre-order supplies of the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are beginning to dwindle, with several new iPhone models now displaying shipping estimates beyond the September 22 launch date. Space Gray T-Mobile and SIM free models in some capacities, for example, will not ship out for one to two weeks, and those shipping estimates could fall as people continue placing orders. T-Mobile stock in general seems to be selling out faster. Apple Watch Series 3 supplies appear to have been limited, [Read Entire Story]

Apple Event Recap: Everything You Need To Know

If you missed Apple’s event Tuesday at its new “spaceship” campus, we’ll do a quick recap of all the devices unveiled at the big event. iPhone 8 & iPhone 8 Plus Apple introduced the 4.7-inch iPhone 8 and 5.5-inch iPhone 8 Plus which both sport AR capabilities, a new A11 Bionic chip, speakers that are 25 percent louder than the iPhone 7, wireless charging and a redesigned glass exterior. They also sport a 12MP rear camera, 4K video, Quad-LED True Tone flash and a 7MP [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 8 and 8 Plus Pre-Orders to Begin at 12:01 a.m. PT on September 15

Apple will begin accepting pre-orders for the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus on Friday, September 15 at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time or 3:01 a.m. Eastern Time in the United States, according to the company's website. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will launch simultaneously in all first wave launch countries, so pre-orders will kick off at 8:01 a.m. in the United Kingdom and 3:01 p.m. in Hong Kong, for example. While there are many who may be waiting for the iPhone X, customers planning to buy an [Read Entire Story]

Everything You Need To Know About Apple’s iPhone Event

Today is the day that Apple will unveil its much-rumored devices and maybe make a few more announcements. So, what is Apple going to unveil at its event today? Based on several rumors and leaks that have been released, Apple will unveil three new iPhones. Some people think Apple will name them the iPhone 7S, iPhone 7S Plus and the iPhone 8. However, the most recent rumors state that Apple will indeed name the iPhones: the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X. These phones are expected to [Read Entire Story]

Live blog: All the news from Apple’s big iPhone 8 event

Something's comingIt's harvest time in Apple Park, and Apple's latest products are ripe, glistening, and ready to fall from the tree.Mashable is on the ground inside the brand new Steve Jobs Theater, ready to catch each one, or at least news of each one: new iPhones (the iPhone 8 or X, perhaps), new wearables (a new LTE-ready Apple Watch), and more.This is easily one of Apple's most important and eagerly anticipated product launches. It marks the 10th anniversary of the first iPhone, so we [Read Entire Story]

iOS 11 GM Leak Reveals Details on Face ID, Apple Pay, Wireless Charging, and A11 Chip in iPhone X

Over the weekend, the iOS 11 golden master software leaked out, revealing a wealth of details about Apple's unreleased devices just days ahead of their official unveiling. New tidbits continue to come to light as developers dig through the software, and today we're hearing details on the new A11 processor in Apple's upcoming iPhone lineup, the Apple TV's resolution and 4K streaming requirements, and how Apple Pay will work with Face ID. There's also a confirmation that wireless charging is [Read Entire Story]

What to Expect at Apple’s September 2017 Event: Radically Redesigned iPhone, LTE Apple Watch and 4K Apple TV

We're just four days away from Apple's 2017 iPhone-centric event, and this year's keynote promises to be the most exciting we've seen since the larger-screened iPhones came out in 2014. For the first time in 10 years, the iPhone is getting a complete overhaul, both inside and out, with the most advanced technologies Apple has to offer. While the new iPhone will be the star of the event, we're also expecting to see new versions of the Apple Watch and the Apple TV, both coming with some highly [Read Entire Story]

Leaked iOS 11 GM Reveals iPhone 8 Features, Hints at LTE Apple Watch

The golden master version of iOS 11 appears to have leaked this evening, shedding some early light on products and features Apple plans to announce next Tuesday. The golden master software seems to have been sent to multiple sites including MacRumors and 9to5Mac. In the Apple Watch app, there's an image of what may be the third-generation Apple Watch with a cellular connection. The device has the same general design as the current Apple Watch, featuring a Space Gray body and matching band, [Read Entire Story]

What to expect from Apple’s September 12 event

Enlarge (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Apple's annual September product event is happening Tuesday, and all signs point to it being huge. First, it'll be the inaugural event for the Steve Jobs Theater on the new Apple campus. Second, the company is expected to release three new iPhones, which is a change from recent norms. Third and most importantly, the iPhone 8 will be the showstopper of the event. It's expected to look very different from any iPhones that came before it, it'll sport a bunch of [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 8 Event: 10 Things to Expect & 5 Things Not To

iPhone 8 Event: 10 Things to Expect & 5 Things Not To is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. The iPhone 8 is dominating the headlines but it probably won’t be the only new product Apple shows off at its fall launch event next week. Apple’s next media event is scheduled for September 12th, 10 AM Pacific at the new Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California. The company’s event invites didn’t call out any products by name but we have a pretty good idea about [Read Entire Story]

Pre-Orders for iPhone 8 Likely to Start on September 15, Shipments on September 22

For the past five years, Apple's September iPhone-centric events have followed the same general formula. An event during the first week or two of the month, pre-orders shortly after, and then an official launch date approximately 10 days later. Apple's September schedule for 2012 to 2016 is below: - iPhone 5 (2012) - Sept. 12 event, Sept.14 pre-orders, Sept. 21 launch. - iPhone 5s (2013) - Sept. 10 event, no pre-orders, Sept. 10 launch. - iPhone 6/6 Plus (2014) - Sept. 9 event, Sept. 12 [Read Entire Story]