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O2 UK customers require a new SIM card to use 5G on the iPhone 12

1 month ago   |   By iMore

You can do this in an O2 store, online, or over the phone.
What you need to know
Apple's iPhone 12 has been released today, complete with 5G technology.
O2 customers in the UK will need to replace their SIM card if they want to use it, however.
The carrier has confirmed customers can swap their SIM with the carrier, but Apple stores are also providing SIMs to customers.
O2 customers buying the iPhone 12 in the UK will need to get a new SIM card in order to use 5G.
O2 has confirmed to at least one customer over Twitter that if you're buying a new iPhone 12 in the UK, you'll need a new SIM...
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Apple shares official photos as iPhone 12 arrives in stores

Apple shares official photos as iPhone 12 arrives in stores

1 month ago   |   By 9to5Mac

We've already seen customers tweet photos as their pre-ordered iPhone 12 arrives, as well as photos of people waiting in line at Apple Stores.
Apple has now shared some official photos, not just in-store, but also of the shipping and distribution process used to get devices to stores and to customers...
more...
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Kaiann Drance Interview Addresses Battery Life, MagSafe, and Power Adapter Concerns

Kaiann Drance Interview Addresses Battery Life, MagSafe, and Power Adapter Concerns

1 month ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Apple's Vice President of iPhone Marketing, Kaiann Drance, has provided a new interview to Rich DeMuro on the Rich on Tech Podcast , to discuss the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro .
Although much of the interview repeated points from Apple's "Time Flies" event , there were a number of interesting titbits regarding the affect of 5G on battery life, MagSafe concerns, and the lack of a power adapter in the box.
5G and Battery Life
DeMuro asked about the implications of 5G connectivity on the ‌iPhone‌'s battery life, to which Drance responded:
We're able to make a bunch of software optimizations...
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Apple has a new way to repair your iPhone 12 display

Apple has a new way to repair your iPhone 12 display

1 month ago   |   By iMore

The iPhone will be heated for two minutes to loosen the display's adhesive.
What you need to know
Apple has a new way to repair your iPhone screen.
A new tool will heat up your iPhone to loosen the display adhesive.
The new tool has been given to Apple's Genius Bars and Authorized Service Providers.
Apple is providing stores and authorized repair outlets with a new tool to heat up your iPhone 12 in order to remove the display for repair.
According to MacRumors :
Apple is providing Genius Bars and Apple Authorized Service Providers with a new heated display removal fixture for iPhone 12 and...
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Wondering how much storage to get on your iPhone 12 Pro? Let us help!

Wondering how much storage to get on your iPhone 12 Pro? Let us help!

1 month ago   |   By iMore

Do you go with 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB? Decisions, decisions...
The iPhone 12 Pro will be available for the masses starting on October 23, 2020. This is the latest generation for the Pro model, which is the new flagship that Apple offers every year. The new iPhone 12 Pro has a brand new flat-edge design reminiscent of the iPhone 4 and 5 days, 5G, A14 Bionic, upgraded camera systems, and more. If you are looking to pick up an iPhone 12 Pro, they come in three storage capacities: 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB. So which size is right for you? Let us help you decide!
iPhone 12 Pro storage size: Price...
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IPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPad Air 4 Now Available

IPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPad Air 4 Now Available

1 month ago   |   By Mac Rumors

The iPhone 12 , iPhone 12 Pro , and fourth-generation iPad Air are now available in stores and arriving to customers around the world.
Apple has shared a Newsroom post with a range of images to celebrate the launch of the new products. Over the next 24 hours, the Newsroom post will apparently be updated with photos from around the world.
Our own forum members have started a number of threads for tracking and following their ‌iPhone 12‌ / 12 Pro orders around the world.
Our U.K. readers have been particularly active this morning, posting images of their ‌iPhone 12‌ pickups at Apple Stores...
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Apple Expected To Continue Using Qualcomm's 5G Modems Until 2023

Apple Expected To Continue Using Qualcomm's 5G Modems Until 2023

1 month ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Recently it was confirmed that Apple is using Qualcomm's Snapdragon X55 modem in its new iPhones. There is the question of how long Apple plans to keep using Qualcomm's tech? After all, the company did acquire Intel's modem business for a good reason, so how long will Apple continue relying on Qualcomm for components? Turns out it could be a while. According to the settlement filing between Apple and Qualcomm , it has been revealed that Apple will continue to turn to Qualcomm for its 5G modems until at least 2023. The document claims that this is part of the agreement between both...
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MagSafe Found To Charge 2x Slower Than Wired Charging

1 month ago   |   By Ubergizmo

So while Apple's AirPower charging mat might really be dead, the company isn't done trying its hand at wireless charging, and so with the new iPhone 12, the company introduced MagSafe. This is a new magnetic wireless charging system developed by Apple that they claim faster than regular wireless chargers. However, it seems that even then, you might be better off using wired charging because according to a review of the iPhone 12 by the Wall Street Journal, Joanna Stern discovered that charging using MagSafe took about 1 hour to get it up to 50%. This is faster than a regular wireless...
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Google Reportedly Paid Apple As Much As $12 Billion To Be The iPhone's Default Search

Google Reportedly Paid Apple As Much As $12 Billion To Be The iPhone's Default Search

1 month ago   |   By Ubergizmo

If you were to launch Safari on your iPhone or iPad and type a search query into the address bar, there's a very, very good chance that it will default to Google. Sure, some of you might have set it differently, but for many, Google is more or less the default, and it turns out that Google paid Apple billions to keep it that way. While we have heard in the past that Google has paid Apple to keep it as the default search engine in the past, we now know how much they paid for it. This is according to figures from the US Justice Department's antitrust lawsuit against Google, where court...
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Pictures: iPhone 12, 12 Pro in the hands of Apple's first customers

Pictures: iPhone 12, 12 Pro in the hands of Apple's first customers

1 month ago   |   By iMore

What you need to know
Apple's iPhone 12 launches today.
The company has shared photos as customers arrive in stores to buy the new device.
You can also see behind the scenes as Apple begins distribution in the US.
Apple has shared photos of customers around the world receiving their iPhones to celebrates the launch of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro .
In a press release the company stated:
On Friday, October 23, iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro with 5G went on sale, ushering in a new era for iPhone. Also making its debut was the all-new iPad Air, featuring the advanced A14 Bionic chip. iPhone...
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IPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro now available from Vodafone

IPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro now available from Vodafone

1 month ago   |   By Geeky Gadgets

The new iPhopne 12 and iPhone 12 Pro launched in the UK earlier today and now they are available from Vodafone in the UK. Vodafone is offering the two new iPhones on a range of their contracts and prices start at £50 a month with a £29 upfront cost on Unlimited Max when they trade...
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The iPhone 12 Pro deliveries slip for late November, at Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, or Apple

The iPhone 12 Pro deliveries slip for late November, at Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, or Apple

1 month ago   |   By Phone Arena

Analysts were warning that, contrary to the popular opinion, it's , not the cheaper out of the two early release 2020 iPhones, and those who didn't believe them may be in for a surprise.
If you have been waiting on the sidelines during the week of preorders, waiting to check out the 12 Pro in stores when the carriers release it today, and then decide, you might have to wait longer to actually buy it. A lot longer.
Right now, , for instance, and good luck filling in a ZIP code, and waltzing into your nearest store to get one, there's ...
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MagSafe Charges 2x Slower Than Wired 20W USB-C Charger

MagSafe Charges 2x Slower Than Wired 20W USB-C Charger

1 month ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Apple's MagSafe charger charges over two-times slower than a wired 20W USB-C charger, according to a new video review from the Wall Street Journal .
The review of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro was generally critical of Apple's MagSafe technology, explaining that the idea seems to be better in theory than in practice.
Although the Wall Street Journal found that the MagSafe charger charged the ‌iPhone 12‌ to 50 percent 30 minutes faster than a regular wireless charger, it was still much slower than plugging directly into a 20W charger.
The review was also critical of the fact that the...
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Apple's iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro go on sale

Apple's iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro go on sale

1 month ago   |   By Geeky Gadgets

Apple's iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro handsets have gone on sale in the UK and the device are available direct from Apple and from a range of mobile carriers. The iPhone 12 is available for £799 for the 64GB model, £849 for the 128GB model and £949 for the 256GB model, Apple are also...
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