Items tagged with iphone 10

Update 11/12/21: After topping $100,000 in bids, the modded iPhone X with an unsanctioned USB Type-C port ended up actually selling for a bit less, but still for a immense sum—$86,001, to a bidder/buyer who was presumably willing to pay. It attracted over 100 bids (though most likely not from 100 different people). What this ultimately means is up for interpretation. Is a modded iPhone, even one as intricately wired as this one, really worth the winning bid price? And will this motivate Apple to fast-track implementing USB Type-C connectivity on its future iPhone designs, as it has already done with its iPad? We can only wait and see (and hope that whatever iPhone does finally embrace USB... Read more...
A Dutch-language website is claiming that Apple's next flagship smartphone will be called iPhone X, pronounced iPhone 10, and not iPhone 8 as previously rumored. That is not to say there will not be an iPhone 8 model—there will be, it just will not be the flagship version that has been the subject of numerous leaks and rumors over the past several months. Confused yet?Whereas Apple has gotten in the habit of releasing model numbers followed by "s" variants in between numerical upgrades—iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 7—the next iPhone launch is special because it will represents the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone family. Hence why it is at least feasible that Apple would launch an iPhone X model... Read more...