Iphone 5s

  • Samsung Galaxy S5 durable than leading Android phones, but iPhone 5s has an edge 15-04-2014 10:45 AM

    New York: Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone is more durable than last year's model and other leading Android phones, but the iPhone 5s outperformed all of them in part because of its smaller size, a new study finds. The S5 scored well given its water resistance and a sturdy back...
  • Why fingerpring security on smartphones still has a long way to go 26-02-2014 01:45 PM

    Barcelona: Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone will be at least the third to have a fingerprint sensor for security but it's alone in letting you use that for general shopping, thanks to a partnership with PayPal. The sensor brings convenience for entering passcodes and could encourage more people to lock...
  • Airtel launches 4G mobile services for iPhone 5s, 5c users in Bangalore 15-02-2014 05:41 PM

    Bangalore: Bharti Airtel, India largest private telecom operator, said it has launched 4G mobile services for Apple iPhone 5s and 5c users in the city enabling high definition video streaming with zero buffering among other features. iPhone owners would be able to enjoy these services at 3G prices. "Now Airtel...
  • Will the rumoured 5-inch iPhone turn the tables for Apple? 29-01-2014 02:02 PM

    San Francisco: Apple reshaped technology and society when Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone seven years ago. Now, the trend-setting company is losing ground to rivals that offer what Apple has stubbornly refused to make: smartphones with lower prices and larger screens than the iPhone. The void in Apple's lineup is...
  • Poll: Will you buy the 8GB iPhone 4 at Rs 22,900? 20-01-2014 05:21 PM

    New Delhi: In a bid to fight against the increasing competition, Apple reintroduced its 4-year-old smartphone in India. The phone is priced at Rs 22,900, while some dealers and resellers are selling the device for Rs 22,500. Will you buy the dated iPhone from Apple at a price that is...
  • 2013: 5 biggest tech trends that defined the year 31-12-2013 02:39 PM

    New York: As I look back at the more than 100 tech products we reviewed in 2013, a handful of gadgets and services deserve a second look. It's become clear that one brand rarely stands out any more in whatever product category you look at. Competition is more intense than...
  • Apple has a lot to look forward to in 2014, says CEO Tim Cook 24-12-2013 01:56 PM

    New York: Apple enthusiasts across the globe are in for a treat as the iconic creator of iPhone smartphone and iPad tablet has "big plans" lined up for the next year. "We have a lot to look forward to in 2014, including some big plans that we think customers are...
  • 2013: 5 tech surprises of the year 17-12-2013 04:06 PM

    New Delhi: Quite like other years, the year 2013 also witnessed the launch of many new devices including smartphones (with large screens and improved specifications), slimmer tablets, smartwatches, hybrid devices and premium video game consoles, but unlike many recent years, 2013 was a year when many groundbreaking mobile devices took...
  • Smartphones with fingerprint sensor to be mainstream in 2014: Report 11-12-2013 04:23 PM

    Stockholm: Biometric smartphones are expected to become mainstream next year as leading handset makers follow the lead of Apple into fingerprint recognition technology, an Ericsson report on consumer trends showed on Wednesday. In September, Apple launched its iPhone 5S which was the first smartphone with a sensor to recognise fingerprints,...
  • Modi, Sachin Tendulkar, iPhone 5s the most talked about on Facebook in India this year 10-12-2013 11:00 AM

    New Delhi: Facebook took a look at the people, moments and places that mattered most on Facebook in India in 2013. BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is the most talked about person on Facebook in India beating likes of cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar and Apple iconic device iPhone 5s,...
  • Qualcomm plans smartphone chips with 64-bit technology 10-12-2013 10:23 AM

    San Francisco: Qualcomm Inc said it will make smartphone chips with 64-bit features typically found in personal computers, following Apple Inc and opening the way to more efficient mobile gadgets. Qualcomm said its new Snapdragon 410 component will also include 4G cellphone connectivity technology and be aimed at the fast-growing...
  • Apple iPhone 5s, 5c India launch today; prices start at Rs 41,900 01-11-2013 06:48 AM

    New Delhi: Apple's newest iPhones, the iPhone 5s and the cheaper iPhone 5c will be officially available in the Indian markets from November 1, just in time before Diwali. Apple had announced the India availability about two weeks ago. The Apple iPhone 5s will come in gold, silver or space...
  • Apple's iPhone sales rise, but quarterly profit and margins fall 29-10-2013 10:33 AM

    San Francisco: Apple's latest quarterly earnings fell 9 per cent as more people bought the company's lower-priced iPhones and iPads. The company's fourth-quarter results announced Monday included early sales of the latest iPhones released late last month. The models, called the 5S and 5C, helped Apple Inc. increase its iPhone...
  • Apple iPhone 5c 'undersold expectations', iPhone 5s in short supply 18-10-2013 07:21 AM

    New York: Verizon Communications Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo said Apple's iPhone 5c "undersold expectations" in the third quarter, while its pricier iPhone 5s was in short supply. The "5c is in plenty supply" and "if you generally talk to each of the carriers I think they'll tell you the...
  • Apple cuts production orders of iPhone 5c as consumers prefer 5s 17-10-2013 10:54 AM

    Taipei: Apple Inc is cutting production orders for its plastic-backed iPhone 5C a month after launch, a source familiar with its supply chain said on Wednesday, fuelling speculation the cheaper model of its main gadget may have been priced too high. Apple has asked one of its largest suppliers to...
  • Apple announces iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s India prices at Rs 41900 onwards 15-10-2013 04:03 PM

    New Delhi: Apple has officially announced the prices of its new iPhones - iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s - for the Indian market. The Apple iPhone 5s will come in gold, silver or space grey for Rs 53,500 for the 16GB model, Rs 62,500 for the 32GB model and Rs...
  • RCom to sell iPhone 5c at Rs 41,900, iPhone 5s at Rs 53,500 from Nov 1 15-10-2013 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: Telecom operator Reliance Communications will start selling Apple's iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c smartphones from November 1. iPhone 5c will be available at price starting from Rs 41,900 and iPhone 5s at Rs 53,500, the company said. A contract-free and unlocked 16GB version of the iPhone 5c is...
  • Apps on iPhone 5s crash twice as much compared to the previous models 13-10-2013 04:40 PM

    Mumbai: While Apple claims that the iPhone 5s is the fastest device from its kitty, there are reports that say apps on the new 5s model crash more often than seen in the previous generations of the device. According to the mobile research firm Crittercism, apps running on the iPhone...
  • Apple iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c to be launched in India on November 1 09-10-2013 06:38 PM

    New Delhi: Apple has announced that its flagship smartphone, iPhone 5s, and the less-expensive iPhone 5c will be available in India along with over a dozen other countries starting November 1. The iPhone 5c has a 4-inch Retina display and is powered by Apple's A6 chip. It also has live...
  • Apple iPhone 6 will come with a 4.8-inch display: Analyst 08-10-2013 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: Having received a lot of flak from analysts, reviewers and consumers, Apple seems to have resolved to offer its iPhone with a screen size comparable to what its Android competition has on offer. Reports, citing Jefferies analyst Peter Misek, are doing the rounds claiming the next-gen iPhone, nicknamed...
  • HTC One Max may come with an iPhone 5s-like fingerprint scanner 07-10-2013 02:11 PM

    New Delhi: HTC's gigantic One Max phablet, which according to reports will come with a 5.9-inch display, is likely to have a fingerprint scanner - a feature similar to Apple's Touch ID that the company last month introduced with the launch of iPhone 5s. Acoording to reports, the fingerprint scanner...
  • New iOS 7 security bug exposed, iPhone 5s fingerprint scanner cracked again 04-10-2013 07:18 AM

    Boston: A German security company has uncovered a bug in the new iPhone's software that it said enables hackers to overcome a safeguard allowing users to remotely wipe stolen or lost phones. Berlin's Security Research Labs, known as SRL, said on Thursday that the vulnerability could potentially give criminals time...
  • Apple iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s available online at Rs 45,261, Rs 54,999 30-09-2013 11:45 AM

    New Delhi: Apple's flagship smartphone, iPhone 5s, and the less-expensive, iPhone 5c, are available with online retailers in India - much before the official launch. The 16GB iPhone 5c is listed on iBhejo.com for Rs 45,261, but the same model is listed on eBay India at Rs 44,500. iBhejo.com is...
  • Samsung apes Apple (again), launches Galaxy S4 Gold Edition 26-09-2013 07:52 AM

    New Delhi: That Samsung regularly seeks inspiration in the products from its American rival is no secret and in yet another example of Samsung-follows-Apple the Korean electronics giant announced the launch of gold-coloured Galaxy S4s. The golden variants of Samsung's flagship smartphone will be initially be available in the Gulf...
  • The $649 iPhone 5s costs $199 to make, only $2 more than the iPhone 5 26-09-2013 06:46 AM

    New York: While the iPhone 5s includes a handful of new features that set it apart from Apple's previous model, the actual cost to make the phone hasn't changed very much, according to a new study. An IHS teardown of the new smartphone found that the components that make up...
  • Apple iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s available online for Rs 47,500, Rs 69,990 25-09-2013 05:56 PM

    New Delhi: Apple's flagship smartphone, iPhone 5s, and the less-expensive iPhone 5c are now availale for purchase on the e-commerce site eBay India for Rs 69,990 and Rs 47,500, respectively. While the new iPhones come in different variants, but the models available on eBay India have a capacity of 16GB....
  • Apple sells 9 million iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c units in first three days 23-09-2013 06:40 PM

    Bangalore: Apple Inc said it sold 9 million iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c models in the first three days after their launch on Friday. Shares of Apple rose 3.6 per cent in premarket trade on Monday following the news. Demand for the iPhone 5s has exceeded initial supplies, and many...
  • Apple iPhone 5s Touch ID fingerprint scanner hacked! 23-09-2013 12:43 PM

    Boston: A group of German hackers claimed to have cracked the iPhone fingerprint scanner on Sunday, just two days after Apple Inc launched the technology that it promises will better protect devices from criminals and snoopers seeking access. If the claim is verified, it will be embarrassing for Apple which...