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Sprint iPhone for Life plan will let you upgrade annually, iPhone 5s added to the mix

Sprint iPhone for Life plan will now let you upgrade annually, iPhone 5s added to the mix

Sprint is adjusting their iPhone for Life rental plan, giving customers the option of upgrading yearly, rather than every two years. Customers will be able to rent the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on a twelve-month plan beginning November 14. Pricing for the yearly upgrade path starts at $30 per...
How to replace the front-facing FaceTime camera in an iPhone 5s

How to replace the front-facing FaceTime camera in an iPhone 5s

Have an iPhone 5s with a busted front-facing camera? Whether you have lines through the screen when trying to take selfies or the camera just won't seem to turn around, all of these can be signs that it needs to be replaced. Luckily, since it's simply attached to the front display, replacing an...
How to replace the rear iSight camera in an iPhone 5s

How to replace the rear iSight camera in an iPhone 5s

If you're having issues with the rear iSight camera in your iPhone 5s, a DIY repair is always an option, and in this particular case, it's not a terribly hard one either. Symptoms of a defective rear camera include purple spots on the lens that shows up in photos, lines through photos, issues...
A macro look at the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in micro-fine detail

A macro look at the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in micro-fine detail

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are brand new takes on Apple's iconic design. They're bigger, thinner, and their edges are rounded. The camera rises now from the casing even as the screen glides seamlessly into the edge. And the screens have gone from Retina to Retina HD to even denser Retina HD....
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus vs. Samsung, HTC, and LG: Battle of the benchmarks!

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus vs. Samsung, HTC, and LG: Battle of the benchmarks!

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are here and that means just exactly what you think it means — we're running them through the benchmarks. Rather than simply present you with some drab numbers, however, especially for the new Apple A8 system-on-a-chip (SoC), I reached out to John Poole of Primate...
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How to transfer data from BlackBerry 10 to a new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

Everything you need to know about transferring contacts, photos, calendars, music, and more from your BlackBerry 10 device to your new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus! So you've been hanging onto BlackBerry for awhile, but you're ready to switch after seeing the shiny new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus...
Which iPhone should you get: iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus?

Which iPhone should you get: iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus?

2014 iPhone buyers guide: How to choose the perfect iPhone for you! Once you know you're getting an iPhone, you need to decide which iPhone you want to get. Most year's that simple — the flagship. This year, however, the flagship comes in two sizes. There's the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and the 5.5-...
Should you upgrade to the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus?

Should you upgrade to the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus?

2014 iPhone buyers guide: How to decide if you should upgrade to the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus! When new iPhones are introduced one of the toughest decisions to make is whether or not to upgrade to the latest and the greatest. If money is no object, it won't matter. If you're due an upgrade on...
But what if I didn't want a bigger iPhone?

But what if I didn't want a bigger iPhone?

Now that the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been revealed, all that we're left to decide is which one we want, right? But there's more to it — what if I didn't want a bigger phone at all? With the iPhone 6, you don't have a choice — you're either going to get the smaller 4.7-inch model or...
How to replace a broken vibrator in an iPhone 5s

How to replace a broken vibration motor in an iPhone 5s

If your iPhone 5s no longer vibrates when it rings or when you receive any other kind of notification, it's possible that the vibrator assembly itself has either burnt out or is defective. In some cases, users have reported that the strength of the vibration diminishes over time. If any of these...
Samsung Galaxy Alpha and Apple iPhone 5s

Samsung Galaxy Alpha and an iPhone 5s: metal, chamfers, and dimples

Say what you will about Samsung, but they're certainly rarely timid, even when brazenly borrowing styling cues from their competitors. While Samsung has certainly set their own design course as of late, they've been mixing things up a bit more recently. We're out at IFA 2014 where Samsung's...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs. iPhone 5s

Galaxy Note 4 versus iPhone 5s: Quick Comparison

[custom:ifa2014] We're out at IFA 2014 where Samsung's announced their latest and greatest: the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. And as we're wont to do, we wanted to compare it to some of the most popular devices on the market today, which, of course, includes the iPhone 5s. Sure, the iPhone 6 is due out...
History of iPhone: From revolution to the next big thing

History of iPhone: From revolution to the next big thing

The definitive guide to Apple's reinvention of the phone: From the original iPhone to what comes next! Apple introduced the original iPhone back in 2007, instantly obsoleting every other smartphone on the planet in every way that mattered. Over the next two years, with the iPhone 3G and iPhone...
History of iPhone 5s: The most forward thinking iPhone ever

History of iPhone 5s: The most forward thinking iPhone ever

Leading up to the iPhone 6 event we're updating and expanding our series on the history of the iPhone, continuing with the most forward thinking one ever — the iPhone 5s Apple's event on September 10, 2013 was unique in their history — they introduced not one but two new phones on stage that...
How to sell your old iPhone

How to sell your old iPhone so you can buy the iPhone 6!

How to sell your old iPhone, and get the most money possible to put towards your new iPhone! If you're itching to buy a brand new iPhone 6 the minute it hits store shelves, one of the best ways to pay for it is to sell your old iPhone. No matter what price point you're going to end up paying...
How to replace the battery in an iPhone 5s

How to replace the battery in an iPhone 5s

A bad battery can severely diminish how long you can go on a full charge. If you own an iPhone 5s and either didn't opt for AppleCare or just prefer doing things on your own in order to save some money, a DIY battery replacement isn't terribly difficult. Not only that, buying the battery on your...
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Walmart heavily discounting the iPhone 5c, available for less than a dollar

Walmart is heavily discounting both the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c for the next 90 days in preparation of the iPhone 6. If you're still looking for a sweet deal on a brand new Apple smartphone, look no further than the US retailer as you'll be able to pick up the premium flagship model for just $79...
How to replace a blown earpiece in an iPhone 5s

How to replace a blown earpiece in an iPhone 5s

Have an iPhone 5s with an earpiece that just isn't working like it should? Typical symptoms of a blown or defective earpiece include extremely low volume when a caller is talking or no sound at all. Typically if the earpiece is bad, switching to speakerphone allows you to hear the caller once...
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Apple Stores commence in-store screen replacements for iPhone 5s

Apple Stores will now be able to fix the broken screen on your iPhone 5s without having to send the device out to an off-site location. The service is being rolled out to Apple Stores across the US, although at this stage there is no confirmation as to whether all locations would be able to...
Apple releases new iPhone 5s ad, makes 'Dreams' come true

Apple releases new iPhone 5s ad, makes 'Dreams' come true

Apple has released a new ad for the iPhone 5s called 'Dreams'. While mobile devices are mainly viewed as personal toys as well as mobile phones, this new video shows how the iPhone 5s is utilized in numerous professional and personal situations, including both medical and fire-fighter careers,...

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