• Apple Unveils iPhone 12 With 5G, But Most Won't Feel Faster Speeds Anytime Soon

    6 days ago - By NPR

    Eventually, smartphones with 5G capabilities could be up to 20 times faster than the current 4G standard, but most places in the U.S. still don't have the infrastructure to support 5G.
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  • New iPhones Won't Come With Headphones Or A Charging Box Anymore

    New iPhones Won't Come With Headphones Or A Charging Box Anymore

    6 days ago - By Forbes

    The move is part of an effort to cut down on packaging and reduce emissions with the launch of the iPhone 12.
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  • Apple sees $81 billion in market value erased as it unveils its first 5G iPhones

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Apple stock slid as much as 4% on Tuesday as the tech giant revealed its first slate of 5G-capable iPhones. The dive erased $81 billion from Apple's market capitalization at intraday lows before shares pared some losses. Analysts have high expectations for the new phones, with roughly 350 million iPhones eligible for an upgrade this year. Watch Apple trade live here. Apple tumbled as much as 4% on Tuesday as the company unveiled its latest iPhones. The tech giant revealed its first 5G-capable lineup of phones spread across four new models. The iPhone 12 will be available in...
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  • Here's how to get a free Apple 5G iPhone

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    Apple's iPhone 12 5G, the most anticipated phone in years, will be given away for free by AT&T and Verizon, showing the carriers are gearing up to fight hard for new subscribers during a potentially huge upgrade cycle.
    The promotions announced Tuesday coincide with Apple's introduction of its first 5G iPhone. Customers who sign up for unlimited plans and trade in qualifying phones can begin placing orders online for delivery.
    The 5G iPhone is Apple's biggest product introduction of the year, and the first major redesign of the popular handset since 2017. The wireless industry has been...
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  • Apple unveils new iPhones for faster 5G wireless networks

    6 days ago - By Chron

    Apple unveiled four new iPhones equipped with technology for use with faster new 5G wireless networks.
    There's the iPhone 12, which Apple says is more durable, with a 6.1-inch display, the same as the iPhone 11 but lighter and thinner, for $799 and the iPhone 12 Mini with a 5.4-inch display for $699. They'll come in black, white, red, green and blue. A higher-end iPhone 12 Pro with more powerful cameras comes in silver, graphite, gold and blue, and will cost $999; the 12 Pro Max, with a 6.7-inch display, costs $1,099.
    In a move that may annoy some consumers, Apple will no longer include...
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  • IPhones won't come with headphones or power adapters in the box from now on

    IPhones won't come with headphones or power adapters in the box from now on

    6 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    That drawer full of bad headphones and extra power adapters for your phone won't get any more cluttered if you decide to pick up a new iPhone 12. Apple will no longer include those items in the box, part of a redoubled effort to reduce its environmental footprint.
    In a segment of its iPhone-centric event today, Apple's Lisa Jackson explained that the company is hoping to have “net zero climate impact” globally by 2030, meaning everything from manufacturing and assembly to packaging and device recycling will be carbon neutral. Achieving that means relying
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  • Apple unveils new iPhone 12

    6 days ago - By Washington Post

    Apple unveiled its newest iPhone 12 smartphone with new features and 5G integration on Oct. 13.
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  • For the first time ever, Apple's next iPhone won't include wired earbuds in the box

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Apple's iPhone 12 will not come with wired headphones in the box.
    The company made the announcement when unveiling its iPhone 12 lineup on Tuesday.
    The omission comes as Apple's wireless AirPods have exploded in popularity in recent years and the company moves to make its packaging more sustainable.
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    Apple will no longer include its wired EarPod headphones in the box with its new iPhones, starting with the iPhone 12. Apple executive Lisa Jackson announced the change Tuesday...
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  • Apple announces iPhone 12 that supports 5G

    6 days ago - By Washington Post

    Apple CEO Tim Cook announced its latest iPhone 12 would come with 5G connectivity on Oct. 13.
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  • This is the iPhone 12

    This is the iPhone 12

    6 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    It took a bit longer than usual (thank COVID-19 for some insurmountable manufacturing delays), but the iPhone 12 is here. And as expected, it comes bearing 5G. The latest version of Apple's smartphone also arrives in a variety of different sizes, as the company continues to adjust to changing consumer purchasing patterns around mobile devices.
    The inclusion of next-gen wireless is, of course, the flagship feature here. Apple is far from the first company to offer 5G on a handset, but given a bit of a bottleneck in adoption given the extremely odd year we've been experiencing. According to...
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