iPhone 6s vs. LG G4 vs. Galaxy S6

2015’s iPhone 6s will be a huge cash cow for Apple’s biggest rival

By on February 24, 2015 at 11:29 AM.

2015’s iPhone 6s will be a huge cash cow for Apple’s biggest rival

Apple sold a tremendous number of iPhone 6 units in the holiday quarter, significantly outpacing rivals when it comes to smartphones sales and profits. A similar iPhone 6s success later this year would also benefit Samsung this time around, as the company will reportedly provide at least two major iPhone components to Apple. More →

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Galaxy S6 vs. iPhone 6s: 14nm FinFET

This special Galaxy S6 component could be a sneak preview of a key iPhone 6s feature

By on February 16, 2015 at 2:45 PM.

This special Galaxy S6 component could be a sneak preview of a key iPhone 6s feature

The Galaxy S6 has long been rumored to pack a special new octa-core processor, the Exynos 7420, that not only will bring 64-bit support, but also offer even better efficiency and performance thanks to a new technology used to build it. Samsung on Monday announced that it is now mass-producing the chip, revealing more details about it and offering hints at what one critical iPhone 6s component might offer later this year. More →

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iPhone 6s Rumors: 3D Touch Display

One mysterious new iPhone 6s feature is slowly being uncovered

By on February 12, 2015 at 12:25 PM.

One mysterious new iPhone 6s feature is slowly being uncovered

The iPhone 6s will not be here until much later this year, but the first rumors detailing its features have already started hitting the web. A fresh report from Taiwanese publication Economic Daily News indicates that Apple is going to include a special 3D Touch gesture with this year’s iPhone 6s, though it doesn’t clearly explain what the feature is supposed to offer. More →

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iPhone 6s Rumors: Touch ID, Apple Pay

One of the iPhone 6s’s first big features may have just been revealed

By on February 10, 2015 at 2:40 PM.

One of the iPhone 6s’s first big features may have just been revealed

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were terrific weapons for Apple last quarter and the company is expected to sell a significant number of iPhones during the current quarter as well. But one analyst who has been accurate when reporting on Apple’s plans in the past now reveals what Apple has planned for a followup device with the iPhone 6s that will likely launch this fall. More →

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iPhone 6 Specs Rumor

The first disappointing rumor we’ve heard about the iPhone 6s

By on February 9, 2015 at 9:30 AM.

The first disappointing rumor we’ve heard about the iPhone 6s

If you were hoping that Apple would finally add more megapixel power to its smartphone cameras with the iPhone 6s, you may be out of luck. G for Games points us to a new report in Taipei Times that claims the upcoming iPhone 6s will still only feature an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera, even though some fans may have been hoping for a more pixel-packed 13-megapixel module. More →

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iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6s Sapphire Display

Why iPhone 6 is better off without sapphire… and why next iPhone should have it

By on February 4, 2015 at 4:20 PM.

Why iPhone 6 is better off without sapphire… and why next iPhone should have it

Even though countless leaks and reports said the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus would sport more durable sapphire glass displays, the devices still shipped packing Gorilla Glass displays, with later events revealing why Apple was not able to deliver this particular iPhone feature. However, the fact that sapphire manufacturer and Apple partner GTAT was unable to meet Apple’s contractual requirements might not necessarily be a bad thing for the iPhone 6, as a new MacRumors report reveals. More →

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iPhone 6s Rumors: A9 Processor

Why Samsung should be happy to see Apple’s iPhone 6s crush sales records this year

By on January 16, 2015 at 9:05 AM.

Why Samsung should be happy to see Apple’s iPhone 6s crush sales records this year

Apple is about to report results for the Christmas quarter that include all-time highs in a number of key areas, with analysts expecting the company to have sold a record number of iPhones during the period. While that’s generally bad news for rivals, Samsung may have a reason this year to appreciate Apple’s habit of constantly beating its iPhone sales records, especially once the company starts selling its iPhone 6s models, which are expected to launch later this year. More →

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iPhone 6s Specs

Leak may reveal a new feature in the iPhone 6s that will have a huge impact on performance

By on January 15, 2015 at 9:45 AM.

Leak may reveal a new feature in the iPhone 6s that will have a huge impact on performance

When Apple first announced the iPhone 6 in late 2014, some smartphone enthusiasts scoffed at the fact that Apple still “only” included 1GB of RAM in the handset. Of course, subsequent performance tests reaffirmed the fact that specs on paper never tell the whole story, and the iPhone 6 absolutely slaughtered quad-core rivals with 2GB and 3GB of RAM in several key performance tests.

Despite the fact that Apple’s iPhones are already class leaders when it comes to performance, a new report on Thursday suggests that Apple is preparing to make a huge change that will potentially have a dramatic impact on the performance of this year’s iPhone 6s. More →

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iPhone 6s Specs Camera

New report details major improvements Apple may make with the iPhone 6s’s camera

By on January 13, 2015 at 9:10 AM.

New report details major improvements Apple may make with the iPhone 6s’s camera

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus both won wide acclaim for their cameras, even from some Android fans who admitted they were envious of the iPhone 6’s camera software. G for Games points us to a new report in Chinese language website United Daily News that claims Apple isn’t sitting on its laurels and plans to make some key changes to its smartphone camera for the iPhone 6s that will make it better than ever. More →

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iPhone 6s Mini Rumors

Evidence mounts against the release of a new 4-inch iPhone in 2015

By on January 5, 2015 at 3:40 PM.

Evidence mounts against the release of a new 4-inch iPhone in 2015

The idea of Apple releasing a 4-inch iPhone in 2015 might not be as farfetched as it sounds, but the latest report from the Wei Feng Network indicates that the rumors may have been just that. Citing supply chain sources, the Wei Feng Network states that Apple has not made any orders which would indicate a 4-inch device is in the works. More →

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iPhone 6s Mini Rumors: 2015 Launch

Even more evidence that the ‘iPhone 6s mini’ is coming this year

By on January 2, 2015 at 8:55 AM.

Even more evidence that the ‘iPhone 6s mini’ is coming this year

More and more reports claim that Apple will not simply abandon smaller iPhones now that it’s launched the bigger iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, which have both been massive successes for the company. Instead of simply keeping the “old” iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s as part of its iPhone lineup, the company is expected to launch a brand new 4-inch iPhone part of the iPhone 6 (or iPhone 6s) family later this year. More →

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