iPhone 6 Sapphire Display: What’s the Big Deal?

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The iPhone 6 is expected to come with a “sapphire display,” but what is a sapphire display and why should you care about it in the first place? If you haven’t seen the recent video demonstrating the robustness of the alleged glass panel of the iPhone 6, you should take a look at it (embedded […]

LG, HTC Continue to Chase Apple’s Gold in 2014

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Following the early success of the biometric fingerprint reader on Apple’s iPhone 5s, it appears that Android rivals LG and HTC will continue to chase after Apple’s gold in the new year. Reportedly, both Android smartphone manufacturers may utilize a similar design on their rumored HTC One 2 and LG G3 flagships in 2014 with […]

After Experiment with Gold, Apple Banking on Sapphire

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After a rather successful experiment with the gold hue iPhone 5s (reviewed) globally, Apple is turning its attention to sapphire, a crystal gem that’s currently used on several different components on the iPhone smartphone. Apple has signed a multi-year agreement with GT Advanced Technology to produce and manufacture sapphire in Mesa, Arizona in a new […]