• Add gesture controls like iPhone X or Android Pie to any Android phone with these apps

    17 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Gesture controls are the new deal - ever since manufacturers have began switching to elongated screens and minimal bezels, there has been very little room on phones for any physical buttons. Apple completely eliminated the home button and new iPhones control only via swipes on the screen. Google has also taken note that its partner manufacturers are increasing the display area on their phones, and has dabbled in gesture controls with Android 9 Pie.
    Especially on Android, having gesture controls carries the benefits of completely removing the virtual navbar that's located at the ...
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  • Apple Reportedly Plans to Cut Price of iPhone XR in Japan Due to Poor Sales and Restart iPhone X Production

    Apple Reportedly Plans to Cut Price of iPhone XR in Japan Due to Poor Sales and Restart iPhone X Production

    17 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple plans to discount the price of iPhone XR models in Japan by offering subsidies to Japanese carriers, according to a new report out this morning.
    The Wall Street Journal said the price decreases on the $750 iPhone models could come as early as next week, citing sources familiar with Apple's sales strategy in the region.
    "A price cut within a month off the release is rare not just for Apple but for smartphone makers in general," said a senior official at a wireless operator, who monitors sales.
    Analysts say weaker-than-expected demand for iPhone XR may mirror what happened with the...
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  • Apple's iPhone XR trouble spreads to more and more regions, production forecasts continue to drop

    Apple's iPhone XR trouble spreads to more and more regions, production forecasts continue to drop

    17 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Did analysts have unrealistic expectations from a new iPhone model that's inferior to the XS duo in a number of big ways or is Apple truly going through an unusually rough patch? A couple of new reports appear to essentially confirm a combination of factors for the iPhone XR's failure to generate the initially forecasted enthusiasm.
    First and foremost, it seems both Apple and industry pundits may have misjudged what consumers consider to be a reasonably priced handset. The iPhone XR still has the potential to be a global phenomenon... at a discount, noticeably boosting its sales figures ...
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  • Report: Apple to lower iPhone XR prices in Japan, restarts some iPhone X production

    Report: Apple to lower iPhone XR prices in Japan, restarts some iPhone X production

    17 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Apple is set to lower prices of the iPhone XR in Japan by offering subsidies to Japanese carriers, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal this morning. The price drops are apparently going into effect as soon as next week. The $750 price is somewhat disguised in Japan due to bundled carrier contracts, but the device is seemingly being overshadowed by the still popular iPhone 8 in the region.
    In that same vein, the report says Apple is actually restarting production of the iPhone X for sale in certain markets...
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