• Apple unveils repair pricing for iPhone XR, screen fix costs $199

    22 days ago - By The Verge

    Apple will start shipping the iPhone XR this week, and ahead of its launch, the company has unveiled repair pricing. If you crack that notched LCD display, it'll cost you $199 to fix. That's significantly cheaper than the OLEDs on the iPhone XS and XS Max: the XS costs $279, and the XS Max costs $329. Meanwhile, a battery replacement will cost $69 across the three new devices.
    Repairs related to “other damage,” like a shattered glass back, cost $399 on the iPhone XR versus $549 on the XS and $599 on the XS Max. The iPhone XS and X from last year have the same repair costs overall...
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  • IPhone XR screen repair to cost $199, other damages $399

    IPhone XR screen repair to cost $199, other damages $399

    22 days ago - By Gizchina

    Last month, Apple had launched its new iPhone XR along with the other new iPhone models. Now that Apple has started taking pre-orders for the new iPhone XR, it recently released the maintenance costs that the new iPhone will carry along with AppleCare+ fees. The repair prices are on par with the iPhone 8. Moreover,
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  • Apple reveals what the R stands for in iPhone XR

    Apple reveals what the R stands for in iPhone XR

    22 days ago - By ZDnet

    An illuminating interview with Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing shows how deeply the company thinks about its product names.
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  • 6 Face ID Tips for Your New iPhone XR & XS

    6 Face ID Tips for Your New iPhone XR & XS

    22 days ago - By Know your mobile

    Michael Grothaus 22/10/2018 - 3:36pm
    Become a master of the iPhone's facial recognition system.
    When Apple originally announced Face ID for the iPhone X armchair pundits were up in arms about it. Many thought it was going to be inferior to the beloved Touch ID. Many thought there was no way Face ID could be better than the primitive facial recognition systems some Android phones had tried. And many even thought they were so important people would try to Mission Impossible them with a mask to gain access to their iPhone.
    But Face ID turned out to be a hit. It was both faster and more...
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  • IPhone XR didn't sell out overnight, but demand is still stronger than last year's iPhone 8

    IPhone XR didn't sell out overnight, but demand is still stronger than last year's iPhone 8

    22 days ago - By Business Insider

    The lower-cost Apple iPhone XR didn't sell out preorders the first day it went on sale.
    But that doesn't mean there isn't a lot of demand for the iPhone XR.
    Reliable TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said that demand for Apple's new colorful iPhone is outpacing last year's iPhone 8 cycle.
    Just because Apple's new iPhone XR didn't sell out preorders doesn't mean that there isn't a lot of demand for it, reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo writes in a new TF International Securities note distributed on Monday.
    In fact, demand for Apple's least expensive new phone is outpacing...
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  • Top Apple insider says iPhone XR pre-orders are already eclipsing early iPhone 8 demand

    Top Apple insider says iPhone XR pre-orders are already eclipsing early iPhone 8 demand

    22 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Pre-orders for Apple's iPhone XR have already eclipsed the demand Apple saw for last year's iPhone 8 models, according to a new investor note from Ming-Chi Kuo. Originally brought to light by MacRumors , Kuo also adds that pre-order demand for the XR is somewhat lower than pre-order demand for Apple's pricier XS models. That notwithstanding, Kuo still anticipates that XR demand will remain more consistent throughout the rest of 2018 and into 2019.
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  • Apple finally revealed what the 'R' in iPhone XR stands for

    Apple finally revealed what the 'R' in iPhone XR stands for

    22 days ago - By Business Insider

    One of Apple's new iPhones this fall is named "iPhone XR."
    Apple finally revealed what the "R" means.
    Apparently, it's an homage to "special" sports cars, according to Apple's top marketer Phil Schiller.
    The newest Apple phones this year are called the iPhone XS and iPhone XR.
    Apple insists that the "X" stands for "10," like the Roman numeral. And "S" stands for "speed," at least in Apple lore.
    But what did the "R" stand for? According to Apple's top marketer, it has to do with sports cars.
    "I love cars and things that go fast, and R and S are both letters used to denote sport cars that...
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