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Samsung ‘Ingenius’ Ads Keep on Coming

Last week we shared an a series of adverts from Samsung throwing shade at Apple’s iPhone X. The series titled’ ingenius’. Each one pointing out what Samsung and probably you, believes is wrong with iPhone X. This time we have the multitasking, storage, notch, pen and power to think about. To be fair, these ads are funny and only give Apple more airtime. Ingenius is playing with the Apple store format, if customers want a

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Ingenius Ads from Samsung Throwing Shade

A little over a month ago, we shared an advert from Samsung throwing shade at Apple’s download speeds. The video titled’ ingenious’. We thought it was the only but it turns out there are even more. Each one pointing out what Samsung and probably you, believes is wrong with iPhone X. This time we have the camera, dongle and fast charger to think about. To be fair, these ads are funny and only give Apple

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Huawei Overtakes Apple for the First Time

Huawei has accomplished something no other smartphone manufacturer has, overtaking Apple in sales. Leading the smartphone revolution in China, surpassing Apple for the first time in the second quarter, holding second place globally without the North American market. Based on the analysis carried out by Counterpoint Research. It is also the first time where both Apple and Samsung have not taken the top two positions in the worldwide market. Huawei shipped 54.2 million phones in the

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Apple’s Most Beautiful Retail Stores from Around the World.

What words come to mind when you think about Apple’s retail stores? Sleek, attractive, elegant, state-of-the-art, expensive? Whether you like the tech giant or not, there is no denying they know how to present themselves with style and consistency. Apple has received many architectural awards for the craftsmanship instilled into their store designs. The features unique to Apple stores include glass staircases, glass bridges, glass cubes and steel box structures. Inside, all stores look pretty

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Apple Smartphones have the Highest Resale Value

Used iPhones hold their resale value much better than other leading smartphones, according to a phone depreciation study carried out by Decluttr. For example, the iPhone 7 lost 34% of its value after one month of use, the smallest drop from amongst flagship phones over a similar period. During its first month on the market, the Samsung Galaxy S7 lost more than half its value. Like cars, which lose value once they’re driven off from

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The Foldable Smartphone

The foldable smartphone which Samsung has been teasing for nearly a decade will finally release in early 2019. Reports have claimed. Mobile is the word again. Enhancing portability of devices is the next immediate big thing.  Internally, the handset is reportedly called ‘Winner’ and planned for a limited launch in the early quatre of next year. Samsung are generally considered to be the best amongst the Android platform. But sales have been tailing off in

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Gorilla Glass 6

Corning Inc has unveiled the latest version of Gorilla Glass, which they say is twice as likely to survive drops from 1 meter than its predecessor. Phones are getting bigger and come with glass on the back as well as the front, the potential for smashed devices has only gone up. While phone cases have helped, it does not make a phone immune to being shattered or facing the impact of stress, being bent, squeezed,

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Samsung Throws Shade at Apple

After the release of the Galaxy S9, it was discovered it had one advantage over the iPhone X. Faster download speeds over cellular networks. Samsung has now used this as part of their new advert. It’s not the first time they have poked fun at Apple in their commercials, and we’re pretty certain it won’t be the last time, either. In the advert, Samsung has recreated the experience found in your typical Apple Store. A

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Save Money with a Second Hand Smartphone

Buying a phone already involves tons of choices: Apple vs. Samsung, black vs. white, 16GB vs. 32GB. But there is another category you might also want to consider: second hand. Phones are mostly used for communication or taking pictures and older generations of smartphones have enough qualities at a much more affordable price. Most people buy used phones to replace broken devices or upgrade to newer models. But a good chunk of consumers are purchasing used

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Second-Hand vs New Smartphones

Second-hand smartphones sold four times faster than new devices in 2017. The global market for refurbished smartphones grew 13% year on year in 2017. In contrast to the new smartphone market that grew only 3% last year. Latest research from ‘Counterpoint’s Refurbished Smartphone Tracker’. Shows the global market for refurbished smartphones grew 13% in 2017. Reaching close to 140 million units. This in contrast with the global new smartphone market that grew only 3% last year. Being outpaced by refurbished “second-hand” smartphones. Refurbished smartphones are

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iOS 12 Supported Devices

Apple’s Craig Federighi touted that Apple has spent a lot of time focusing on the performance of iOS 12 on older devices. Federighi says that users will notice apps launch 40% faster, the keyboard will appear 50% faster, and the camera will launch 70% faster. iOS 12 was accound in June during this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). Between then and September, iOS developers and public beta members will test a series beta updates. The

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