This is the iPhone XS queue in Singapore

21 September, 2018, 20:25 | Author: Rodolfo Hawkins
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook defends pricing of new iPhones says it's worth the money

Additionally, Apple has also partnered with e-commerce portal Flipkart, and customers can place pre-orders for the various iPhone XS models starting at 12:01 AM.

The iPhone XS 64GB (yes, it does have the water resistant feature to prevent poolside disaster this summer, as well as the new formulation glass to prevent screen cracking) will go for R21 899.

The iPhone XS additionally includes extra 30 minutes on the battery life than the last release, iPhone X, while the iPhone XS Max's battery is expected to last an hour and 30 minutes more than iPhone X. The iPhone XS is also more waterproof than the past models.

It's an especially confusing moment: Apple will sell no fewer than eight iPhone models in 2018.

TechSmartt dropped the new XS and XS Max - as well as last year's iPhone X - from three (loosely defined) heights: pocket height, head height, and roughly 10 feet.

The iPhone XS Max is priced at Rs 1,09,900 for the 64GB variant, Rs 1,24,900 for the 256GB variant and Rs 1,44,900 for the 512GB variant.

It's the first confirmation we've had that the new iPhone XS has a smaller physical battery than the iPhone X.

As always, there were fans who flew all the way to the UAE - one of the markets that regularly get new iterations of the iPhone first - just to satisfy their tech craving.

More news: Paul Manafort's scalp is flipping triumph for Team Mueller

Apple also introduced iPhone XR.

Both the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are equipped with 4 GB of RAM, while the iPhone XR is equipped with 3 GB of RAM.

The iPhone XS and XS Max have been taken apart.

Apple has launched its latest iPhone handsets and an updated Apple Watch in stores across the world. What do you think Huawei is trying to tell Apple?

Will you be queueing up for the new iPhone?

Apple's walled-garden approach to iOS does have some advantages. I found refurbished ones on eBay and elsewhere for $170. It has a 6.4-inch screen, a stylus, an iris reader, and even the ability to plug in a keyboard, mouse and desktop-sized monitor.

iPhone XS, XS Max, or XR: Which iPhone Should Indians Buy?

There's something magical about new iPhones that can make their fans forget about sleep. And you'll be $200 richer.

Recommended:

  • Trump addresses Kavanaugh accuser in first tweets since allegation

    Trump addresses Kavanaugh accuser in first tweets since allegation

    He has categorically denied her allegations, which suddenly put Kavanaugh's nomination on hold, as lawmakers seek answers. Grassley has allowed Judge to testify unofficially, through the letter written by his attorney and released to the public.
    Netflix ties longtime Emmy darling HBO in total wins

    Netflix ties longtime Emmy darling HBO in total wins

    Her performance had already earned her a Golden Globe for Best Actress - Television Series Musical or Comedy for her role as Miriam "Midge" Maisel.
    New US trade action

    New US trade action "poisons" atmosphere, won't work on China: CSRC

    China has vowed to retaliate for the latest U.S. tariffs with new import taxes on $60b in American products. Apple shares fell 2.6 per cent, amid concerns it might be caught in the middle of an escalating trade war.
  • Meghan Markle Inspires Huge Increase in This ASOS Trend

    Meghan Markle Inspires Huge Increase in This ASOS Trend

    In an unearthed post from her now closed-down blog, The Tig, Meghan wrote about how she goes about finding the flawless gift. She posted: 'I am not surprised Trump said he could shoot someone and still get votes. "This is a happy time for us".
    Dont'a Hightower: Josh Gordon is 'still a monster'

    Dont'a Hightower: Josh Gordon is 'still a monster'

    Participating in a slew of drills Friday night, including the 40-yard dash, Gordon grabbed at his hamstring and limped on set, an insider said.
    Jimmy Butler’s trade request creates even more uncertainty for the Minnesota Timberwolves

    Jimmy Butler’s trade request creates even more uncertainty for the Minnesota Timberwolves

    All three teams have the cap space to sign Butler , who is entering the final year of his contract with a player option for 2019. So despite his request for a trade, it seems likely Butler will remain in Minnesota - and likely will for some time to come.
  • Elon Musk Teases New Images Of Ambitious BFR Spacecraft On Twitter

    Elon Musk Teases New Images Of Ambitious BFR Spacecraft On Twitter

    The week-long Moon mission is scheduled for 2023, with tests kicking off within the "two to three years", the newspaper reports. On Monday, Mr Musk unveiled new artist impressions of the BFR and the spaceship which will carry passengers around the Moon.
    Bank of Baroda sinks on merger with smaller rivals

    Bank of Baroda sinks on merger with smaller rivals

    In contrast, Dena Bank - the weakest of the lot - made huge gains in early trade and was up nearly 20 per cent at Rs 19.05. Given its status as the weakest bank, Dena Bank is expected to benefit the most of the merger.

    Mrs Maisel, Game of Thrones win big at Emmy

    Saturday Night Live has done it again. 'I love you and I share this with you because you're an unbelievable handsome brother. Game of Thrones has more Emmy nominations than any scripted series ever (129), and it also has more wins (38).
  • Brie Larson takes flight in 'Captain Marvel' first trailer

    Brie Larson takes flight in 'Captain Marvel' first trailer

    After being caught in an explosion, Carol's DNA becomes fused with that of Marv-Vell, and she becomes a superhero named Ms. The villains? Ronan ( Lee Pace ) and the Skrulls, extraterrestrial shape-shifters, first seen in Guardians of the Galaxy .
    Bigg Boss 12: Jasleen’s Father Reacts to Anup Jalota Relationship

    Bigg Boss 12: Jasleen’s Father Reacts to Anup Jalota Relationship

    This year's theme is "vichitra jodi " - where jodis will be pitted against the single contestants. Later, Somi is joined by Saba and they get into a heated argument with the former cricketer.
    Coca-cola considers cannabis-infused drinks

    Coca-cola considers cannabis-infused drinks

    However, U.S. corporations are still cautious about taking steps into a business that remains illegal under U.S. federal law. If the deal comes through, it would mark a significant foray into the cannabis sector for the beverage company.


Popular

Eden Hazard misses Chelsea’s PAOK trip after complaining of tiredness
That showdown gets underway at 1:30pm on Sunday afternoon. "We score goals and always try to continue scoring goals". They're still signs the team has tricklings that won't play for Mourinho.

Several People Slashed, Including 3 Infants, At Day Care
They say she was found in the basement of the day care centre with her left wrist slashed, which was self-inflicted. Two additional adults were also injured, including the father of one of the wounded infants.

Kavanaugh’s Senate hearing isn’t a trial. The standard isn’t ‘reasonable doubt.’
Ford detailed, in an account to the Washington Post , that she was 15 at the time and attended the all-girls school, Holton-Arms. With no female Republicans on the committee, the senators considered using their female aides to question Blasey at the hearing.

David Silva finishes off a flowing move by Manchester City against Fulham
There could have been many more goals, but while they opened up Fulham with some ease, City were unable to fully punish them. Bournemouth moved into fifth position after seeing off a ten-man Leicester City 4-2 to keep track with the front-runners.

Shooter Dead; Three Injured In Middleton Shooting
Middleton Police Chief Chuck Foulke says three victims suffered serious injuries, while a fourth person suffered a graze wound. Around 50 police cars and officials from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) initially responded to the shooting.

Did You See Ronaldo's Reaction To Red Card?
Bale added the second after a brilliant Luka Modric pass, with the Welshman lashing home brutally to double the score. Valencia were even awarded a third spot-kick of the match deep into injury-time but Daniel Parejo missed.

Trump 'totally' supports Brett Kavanaugh, cites 'impeccable' record
In fact, it has occurred only four times in the 20th century and seven times in the 19th, though some nominations - George W. Republican Senator Susan Collins, considered a key potential swing vote, tweeted that both should testify under oath.

Victory for dagga users as ConCourt grants permission for private use
Parliament now has 24 months to change the relevant sections of the Medicines Controls Act to bring it in line with the ruling. But, the judgement does leave some room for misinterpretation, particularly with regards to the "personal use" statute.

Amazon could launch as many as eight new devices later this month
Much like Sonos' partnership with IKEA, the more places Amazon can place its Alexa AI the better it is for the company. As the CNBC report notes, the new products also potentially strike at established competitors like Sonos and GE.

NASA satellite launched to measure Earth's ice changes
ICESat-2 will orbit from pole to pole, taking measurements all along the way but offering the densest height maps near the poles. Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems built the satellite, which weighed 1,514 kilograms at launch.