Teardown of the iPhone 7 shows interesting things about the new processor.
The main thing emerged from the teardown of the new iPhone 7 was the new A10 Processor. Beside revealing its identity TMGK98, the new processor is about 125 mm square, with a total of 3.3 billion transistors, making it larger than A9 by about 20%.
Chipworks revealed that chip is manufactured using 16nm process by TSMC FinFET and it is quite remarkable that Apple has been using the same [...]
Appeared yesterday a video showing speed test between iPhone 7 and Galaxy Note 7.
As you can see in the video, iPhone brutally defeated Galaxy Note 7 in real life speed test. The same operation performed by Apple’s iPhone in 1 minute 14 seconds were carried out by Samsung’s Note 7 in 3 minutes 14 seconds.
Here’s the video:
iPhone 7 has a protection of IP67 whereas Galaxy s7 has IP68. Galaxy S7 is supposed to be better at resisting water, yet Apple iPhone does better under water.
A video appeared showing a test in deep water with several levels. 1.5 meter, 3 meters, 4.5 meters, 6 meters and 9 meters. Each time both devices are immersed for 5 minutes. Results are quite impressive, both devices were working perfectly.
A final test was performed when they were immersed at almost 35 feet for 5 [...]
If you are still undecided which iPhone to buy, MKBHD made a video comparing Matte Black with the unobtainable Jet Black.
In this video, you can see in detail the difference between the two colors chosen by Apple this year. iPhone 7 Plus is matte Black while the iPhone 7 is Jet Black with a really nice glossy back. Recall that Jet Black is also very delicate, as confirmed by Apple itself.
MusicalKeyboard is a new Jailbreak tweak available on Cydia that replaces the classic sound of the Apple Keyboard with musical notes. Once installed, you must choose between the bass, percussion, guitar, piano or violin. It may sound boring to you, but it is relaxing to write with real musical notes than just “Click Click!”
Description from Cydia:
Compatible with all devices on iOS 8 and 9
You love music? You love typing on your keyboard? Ever wanted to [...]
Super-resistant with water but very fragile to handle. These are the conclusions from SquareTrade after extensive endurance tests.
The new waterproof shell made by Apple does its work, ensuring great protection from liquid damage. Even when immersed in water over limits provided by Apple, iPhone 7 works just perfect.
In terms of flexibility, iPhone 7 is still same like iPhone 6s bending under 77kg and iPhone 7 Plus bending under 81.5 kg. When bearing a classic fall [...]
Whenever you see a headline that poses a question, the answer to that particular question is usually a big fat no. However, when it comes to software development for next-generation car infotainment systems like Android Auto and Apple Carplay, that’s not the case. If you can spare a few minutes, I will try to explain why.
We’ve all heard talk of autonomous, driverless cars for years, and many of us had a chance to try out some rudimentary implementations of such technologies, [...]
In 2008 Apple announced and released the iPhone SDK 2.0. This event started another revolution in software development, and a new breed of the developer was born. They are now recognized as iOS developers.
Many of these developers had never used Objective-C before, and that was the first challenge Apple threw at them. Despite unfamiliar syntax and manual memory management, it was immensely successful, helping populate the App Store with tens of thousands of apps. Apple continually [...]
If you’re jailbroken, you can not use PayPal because it detects that your device has been changed. For avoid getting upset, a developer creates PalBreak tweak to bypass the blockage and so consult your Paypal account with confidence.
The tweak PalBreak blocks the jailbreak detection but do not stop there. While developers have blocked Paypal if jailbreak, it’s for security reasons. So, PalBreak automatically disables all other tweaks at the opening of PayPal. [...]
The new Cydia update not only brought user ability to download apps and jailbreak tweaks that are compatible with iOS 9.3.3 firmware version but also came with the handy new feature that allows anyone to purchase with confidence.The first uninstall the tweak from your jailbroken iOS 9.3.3 device, then launch Cydia and navigate to the tweak’s description page. Click on the Modify button and choose Uninstall. If the tweak is installed on any other device, make sure to delete [...]