• 2019 iPhone series could skip USB-C again, stick with 5W charger in the box

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Apple's iPhone series has stayed loyal to the Lightning connector ever since it was first introduced in 2012. But recently, rumors of 2019 iPhones complete with USB-C ports have begun swirling around. According to Japanese site Mac Otakara, though, this will not be the case.
    Despite actively testing iPhone prototypes with USB-C ports, it's suggested that Apple has chosen to stick with its proprietary port for yet another year, a decision which is seemingly tied directly with production costs and profit.
    As things stand, Apple benefits from large economies of scale due to the ...
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  • Apple stays away and one step ahead of Samsung with A13 chip production for 2019 iPhones

    Apple stays away and one step ahead of Samsung with A13 chip production for 2019 iPhones

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Apple's 2019 iPhones are undoubtedly still many months away, but that can't stop the rumor mill from already churning at full speed in regards to names, differences between models, camera specifications, possible camera layouts, ports and various other details.
    One of the very few tidbits you can probably take to the bank is the manufacturer of the Apple A13 SoC. For the fourth year in a row, the Cupertino-based tech giant is expected to join forces with semiconductor behemoth TSMC on a smartphone chipset likely to give the competition a run for its money in terms of both raw speed and ...
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