Latest Battery Test: iPhone 11 Pro Max vs. 6 Other Late Model iPhones

Apple’s NEW iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max all have major upgrades in the battery or battery replacement. But how do they stack up to previous models? Real-world tests have demonstrated that the iPhone 11 Pro Max, in particular, has significantly boosted battery life. In a close comparison with the Samsung […]

10 Secrets to Better Smartphone Battery Life

Never dead again: Boost your smartphone battery life—whether it’s an iPhone, Android, or Blackberry—with these easy tips. 10. Beware of location services Many apps on iPhone and Android use “location services” to, say, tag status updates with GPS data (“We’re at Disney World!”) or find good deals in your immediate area. This can reduce battery […]

How to Replace Your Battery and Speed up Your iPhone

Apple officially admitted to slowing down older iPhones this week — but not for the reason you might think. While iOS does have a measure within it that throttles device performance when their batteries age, “Powerd” is meant to prevent your device from randomly shutting down or catching on fire. But whether or not you’re angry […]

Tips on Getting your Gadgets Ready for Summer

Summer weather is on its way, which means it’s time to hit the beach—but if you’ve started doing all your reading on gadgets like a tablet or ereader, you may need to make a few adjustments before you take them on your surfin’ safari. Avoid travel woes with these handy how-to’s and tips to keep […]

The iPhone X Cracked on the First Drop

We subjected our brand new iPhone X to a scratch-and-drop test to determine how much this glass and stainless steel phone can handle. If you just spent $1,000 or more on an iPhone X, put a case on it now! Apple’s tenth-anniversary iPhone has a slick new look with a nearly bezel-less screen, glass back, […]

Leaked Release Date of the New iPhone Lineup found in iOS 13 Beta 7

On Thursday, Apple released iOS 13 beta 7 and beta 6 to registered developers and public software testers respectively. It can now be downloaded as over-the-air updates on compatible devices. There aren’t many major user-facing changes. But, interestingly, the new betas could confirm when new iPhones will drop (and when iOS 13 will officially be […]