In 2014, it was chip manufacturer Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) that won the entirety of the A-series chip orders. It was the first time that TSMC was tasked with the job for Apple’s processors, and the company delivered. These are the chips that have been used since then, starting with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus. These smartphones turned out to be a huge success, and Apple seemed to have the number of A8 chips that they could manage to sell.
The first half of 2017 saw Samsung, the world’s largest maker of smartphones, report record breaking quarterly earnings and leapfrog Apple in terms of profits. This is some momentum they will be hoping to sustain, Continue reading “Why Samsung leads the Smartphone race ahead of Apple”
According to new rumor mills, Apple’s 10th-anniversary phone; ‘iPhone 8,’ may have a shift in design. That is, the new iPhone will not sport an embedded Touch ID fingerprint sensor as speculated in early rumors and leaks Continue reading “Will Apple do away with the Touch ID in its next flagship?”
We finally got our hands on an iPhone 8 (or “iPhone Edition” if you prefer) dummy model. While this is definitely not guaranteed to be exactly what the final phone will be like, our sources gives us a lot of confidence that it is very accurate. And if you have been wondering, yes, this new model is still very courageous 🙂
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Ever wondered how your smartphone adjusts display brightness automatically, or even how the screen turns off when you pick/make a call? Continue reading “Smartphone sensors and what they do”
Here at Carved we try to stay well ahead of the curve when it comes to new phone releases. We work really hard to get the inside scoop as much as possible.
Today we’ve got something really cool to show you. This is the latest 3D rendering of our upcoming iPhone 8 case. Continue reading “iPhone 8 – Photo of Carved’s Prototype Case & 3D Rendering”
Everyone has heard a ton of rumors regarding the next anticipated iPhone flagship dubbed as the iPhone 8. With the most recent mockup leak, you can now believe some of the rumors and debunk others. From photos obtained by BGR, the mockup is in line with the design schematics from factories that will build the awaited Apple’s 10th-anniversary flagship. With Apple recently acquiring patents on the edge to edge screen and Touch ID, this mockup is likely to represent what the iPhone will look like since it clearly shows the edge to edge screen.
There have been rumors going around about the upcoming iPhone 8 and what it would entail. Among them was the location of the Touch ID function shifting from its present location, the home button. Continue reading “Apple gives a hint of iPhone 8 Screen & Touch ID in new patents”
Over the past decade, we’ve experienced the evolution of iOS.
Back in June 2007, when the first iphone was released, the early adopters were entertained by the ability to watch YouTube videos via the app, intrigued by multi-touch gestures and fascinated by Google maps (back when Apple and Google were best buddies!). Continue reading “A decade later: 3 Rumoured iOS 11 Features for the iPhone 8”