Buy Elon Musk-themed Apple iPhone 12 for over Rs 3.5 lakh | Mobiles News

New Delhi: If you can spend a little over Rs 3.5 lakh to buy an upcoming iPhone 12 that would come customised with Elon Musk and SpaceX themes, this is your moment. Russian phone accessory company Caviar is now accepting pre-orders for a customised “Musk Be On Mars” iPhone 12 design. For about $5,000 (about Rs 3.7 lakh), customers would receive a SpaceX-themed phone featuring one of the firm’s rockets and Musk’s signature, reports Fox Business. Caviar is known for making luxury versions of existing smartphones, especially iPhones, using gold,…

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Apple iPhone 12 likely to come in October – Check all the details here | Technology News

New Delhi:  Apple has confirmed that the new 2020 iPhones may not launch in September, the time the Cupertino-headquartered company usually does. Jon Prosser, a reliable Apple insider, has now said that the company could now launch the iPhone 12 in October. Prosser said that Apple could launch the iPhone 12 models during an October 12 event while the pre-orders the following week and shipping would begin from October 19. The tipster said that the iPhone 12 Pro models would go on sale sometime in November, without divulging the exact…

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Apple Watch Receives Regulatory Approval in South Korea For ECG Functionality

The Apple Watch ECG feature that uses onboard sensors to record the electrical pulses that make a heartbeat, is finally coming to South Korea. According to South Korea-based ET News, the feature has recently received approval from the MFDS (Ministry of Food and Drug Safety) in the country. Presently, there is no indication about when Apple will actually enable the ECG feature in South Korea. However, one can expect Apple to release watchOS 7 update to enable it. In May, Japan and Brazil gained approval for ECG functionality and irregular…

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Apple Supplier Foxconn Posts $778.5 Million Profit in Q2 2020 Amid Covid-19 Disruption

Image for Representation. (Reuters Photo) The results reflect a massive turnaround for Foxconn which posted nearly 90 per cent drop in profit in the first quarter of the year. IANS Last Updated: August 13, 2020, 10:53 AM IST Major Apple supplier Foxconn, also known as Hon Hai Precision Industry, on Wednesday reported better-than-expected results for the second quarter of this year on the back of strong server and computing business amid the pandemic. Despite a slump in the sales of smartphones due to the pandemic-related restrictions, the Taiwanese…

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Cameras, Design, Display and All Other Features Spotted So Far

Apple iPhone 12, like every iPhone each year, has been one of the most heavily speculated and leaked smartphones of the year. Noted analysts have laid out the new additions expected in this year’s iPhone 12, which is also expected to be the first 5G iPhone. Along with this, the new batch of iPhones are also expected to feature an updated design language, while strategic additions in terms of features and scope of usage may be made to the camera department as well. With a rather exhaustive set of leaks…

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WeChat Ban on Apple App Store Could Result in 30% Drop in iPhone Shipments in China: Report

US President Donald Trumps executive order to ban the popular messaging app WeChat from the Apple App Store could lead to 25-30 per cent drop in iPhone shipments in the Chinese market, famed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has predicted. The Apple analyst also estimated that the annual shipments of other Apple hardware devices, including AirPods, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac, will be revised down by 15–25 percent, reports MacRumors. “Because WeChat has become a daily necessity in China, integrating functions such as messaging, payment, e-commerce, social networking, news reading, and productivity,…

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Tim Cook Hits Billionaire Status as Apple Nears $2 Trillion Valuation

File photo of Apple CEO Tim Cook. Last week, Apple surpassed Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco to become the world’s most valuable company. IANS Last Updated: August 11, 2020, 12:26 PM IST Apple CEO Tim Cook has for the first time become a billionaire as the Cupertino-based iPhone maker broke all previous records and is now the world’s most valued company at over $1.84 trillion. The net worth of Cook has crossed the $1-billion mark, officially making him a billionaire. Cook, however, still has a long…

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Google Maps Returns to Apple CarPlay With Dashboard Functionality, Coming Soon to The Apple Watch

After a long hiatus, Google has announced that it is bringing back Maps to Apple CarPlay and is also working on a new version of the app for the Apple Watch. The navigation service has made its way back to Apple CarPlay, with a new Dashboard Integration that will enable users to keep navigating while performing other tasks such as switching, skipping or pausing songs, fast-forwarding podcasts or audio-books or checking calendar appointments. The information, according to Google, will be displayed in a split-screen view. This will allow users to…

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Here’s Everything We Know So Far About Apple’s Upcoming iPhone

Ever since the iPhone 11 series smartphones have been released, various tipsters and analysts have turned their attention to Apple’s much-anticipated iPhone 12 series smartphones. While Apple enthusiasts had marked their calendars for a September launch for the upcoming offering, but thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic, the company has officially pushed it at least until October. Having said that, as the rumour mills never stop churning, here’s what we know so far about iPhone 12. What Will the Apple iPhone 12 Look Like? As per numerous leaks and reports that…

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Bill Gates Is Not Best Pleased About Microsoft Trying To Acquire TikTok

(Image: Jeff Pachoud/Getty Images) One of the primary reasons why Microsoft pursues the TikTok deal is it will get a readymade product in the social media space. It has no competition for the might of Facebook, Instagram and even Twitter and Snapchat. Last Updated: August 9, 2020, 10:51 AM IST With the potential ban on Chinese owned social media app TikTok fast approaching in the US, it is believed that Microsoft thinks it has a good chance of swooping in and acquiring TikTok from Chinese tech company ByteDance.…

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Toshiba Wraps Up Laptop Business, Sells Remaining Shares to Sharp

The logo of Toshiba Corp is seen behind cherry blossoms at the company’s headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. (Reuters photo) Toshiba’s latest decision comes nearly two years after it sold 80.1 percent shares of Toshiba Client Solutions to Sharp in June 2018 for a mere $36 million. News18.com Last Updated: August 8, 2020, 2:04 PM IST In what can be perceived as a major development, Toshiba, a household name in the appliance industry has announced its decision to quit the laptop market. The company has and also reportedly transferred…

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Best Deals on Smartphones, Laptops and Smart TVs

Amazon’s Prime Day sale has begun offering thousands of products on deals and offers. There are also a bunch of new launches under various categories. The 2020 edition of the Amazon Prime Day sale is scheduled for August 6 and 7 where you can expect a variety of discounts and deals on smartphones, smart TVs, laptops, gaming consoles and a bunch of other consumer electronics. Amazon has partnered with HDFC Bank to offer a 10-percent instant discount if you happen to use the bank’s credit card or debit card. Additionally,…

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