We present to your attention the next issue of the news program news from Apple. Today we will talk about the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, iOS 11.3 and much more.
1. The new Apple tablet, which was presented at the presentation on March 27, it is unsuitable for repair. The verdict handed down by the famous specialists of the resource iFixit, which dismantled the tablet and gave it only 2 points out of a possible 10.
2. Apple took third place in the smartphone market of Russia in the first quarter of 2018. In the first place continues to be Samsung with a market share of 25 %, calculated in the “Connected”. Second place was given to Huawei and Honor with a share of 17 %, Apple also got 15 %.
3. Web Protocol WebAuthn allow the use of biometric identification sensors like Touch ID and Face ID to confirm identity on the websites instead of the alphanumeric password. The latest development has already passed the necessary tests and can be implemented by developers of web browsers without any delay.
4. Apple has extended the warranty on the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X in Russia. In addition, with the current models, the company added several that are sold in the United States, Australia, China, Hong Kong and other countries. Now, under guarantee of the Russian Federation fall models A1863 (iPhone 8), A1864 (iPhone 8 Plus) and A1865 (iPhone X).
5. APR 10, in Russia started sales of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus in the red building. It follows from the branded online store of Apple. The price of a smartphone, whose release took place in the framework of the program to raise funds for the Global Fund to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, start from 56 990 rubles.
Housing both new products are made of the same materials as the enclosure models the standard series, differing from them only in the colors of aluminum frame and back wall. Smartphones available for purchase on the official website of the company in two configurations with a memory capacity of 64 and 256 GB versions with a screen diagonal of 4.7 and 5.5 inches.
The delivery time of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus red case be 3-5 working days depending on the removal of the region of your residence. Despite the fact that courier service, which cooperates with Apple, delivers the goods from a branded online store even ahead of time, do not delay, because there may not be enough.
6. Update to iOS 11.3 will damage the screen of iPhone 8 is released by third party manufacturers. It is reported by the Motherboard with reference to the representatives of the network of service centers Injured Gadgets. The system detects unauthorized counterfeit components capable of causing device damage, and blocks them.
According to the Director General Injured Gadgets of Aakshay Kripalani, to date, there were approximately 2,000 complaints about the lack of responsiveness of a touchscreen. “Customers are annoyed and it seems that Apple is doing this to force them to continue not to contact repair shops that use unauthorized parts,” he says.
However, it is not necessary to believe that Apple can block thousands of iPhone 8 on purpose. The design of the new Apple smartphones provides a special microchip controlling the operation of the display. Replace the last without updating the chip, experts believe, leads to a crash, preventing further operation of the device.