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The Best iPhones to buy in 2021: Apple has a phone for every need!

In the market for a new iPhone? The good news is Apple has a myriad of options, from the newest and most cutting-edge 5G, 5nm handsets to older devices that are still highly capable thanks to Apple's best-in-industry software updates. No matter your budget or need, there's bound to be an iPhone for you --...

Apple launches the iPhone 12 and 12 mini in a new purple color

Apple is hosting its long-awaited launch event today for several products, but the company's first announcement today wasn't something entirely new. There's a new purple color for the iPhone 12 and 12 mini, and it will be available soon. During today's event, Apple revealed that the iPhone 12 will get a new purple color, joining the...

These are the Best iPhone 12 Battery Cases in April 2021: Give your device more juice!

The iPhone 12 has an impressive battery life of approximately eight hours. While many users might be perfectly content with that, you might not be, especially if you're a heavy user. If you're having a long day and you're nowhere near a power socket to charge your phone, you're going to need some way of...

The Best Smartphone to buy in April 2021: Apple, Samsung, OnePlus, Xiaomi, and more!

On the market for a new smartphone and overwhelmed with options? Don't worry -- we here at XDA have tested almost every smartphone that sees a wide release. So here's our expert guide on the best smartphone for you depending on your need or budget. Navigate this article: Best Overall Smartphone: Apple iPhone 12 Best...

Best iPhone 12 Cases to protect your device in April 2021: Spigen, Otterbox, Torras, and more!

As the iPhone becomes more expensive, it becomes even more important to invest in a protective case. After splurging your hard-earned money on the latest and greatest iPhone, the last thing you want is to drop your shiny, new toy on the sidewalk and watch it shatter. Obviously, there are many different versions of the iPhone...

Next-gen Apple TV could support 120Hz refresh rate content, suggests tvOS 14.5 code

Apple is expected to launch new products at an event later this month, including new iPads, the next-gen AirPods 3, along with its second wave M1 powered Mac products. While we wait for the company to announce the official launch date, a new report now says that Apple could also be working on a refresh...

Pitting the Vivo X60 Pro Plus’ Gimbal Camera against the iPhone 12 and Galaxy S21 Ultra

Last month, I got my hands on the China version of the Vivo X60 Pro Plus and due to limited time I focused my testing on two areas -- the 50MP main camera co-engineered with Zeiss, and the quirky OriginOS software that sits somewhat buried inside the phone's standard Android skin. Now I have the global...

Apple could soon start manufacturing the iPhone 12 in India

Apple will soon start manufacturing the iPhone 12 in India for domestic and export purposes, at the Foxconn facility in Tamil Nadu. Unconfirmed sources suggest that the company is planning to move about 7-10% of its production to India in a move to reduce its dependency on China as a manufacturing hub. The iPhone 12 series...

Latest unc0ver release can jailbreak the iPhone 12 series and iOS 14.3

Compared to Android, where rooting is a straightforward process on many devices, iOS users don't have it that easy. The iOS ecosystem is very locked down, and Apple puts a lot of effort into making sure it stays that way. But there's a way out of Apple's walled garden, and it's called jailbreaking. Unfortunately, jailbreaking...

Apple may be making a magnetic battery pack for its iPhones

Apple has released a handful of MagSafe accessories since the iPhone 12 series was introduced, including a leather wallet and several cases. Now, a new report claims Apple is preparing another MagSafe accessory similar to its Smart Battery cases. According to Bloomberg, Apple is developing a new battery pack that would magnetically attach to the latest...

Apple iPhone 13 expected to feature Always-On Display, along with 120Hz refresh rate

We are just about a month and a half into 2021, enjoying our iPhone 12, and we are already being greeted by some promising leaks for the next generation of iPhone, the iPhone 13, or the iPhone 12S, whatever it ends up being called. A bunch of information has recently popped up from various sources...

Need quality accessories for your Galaxy S21 or iPhone 12? ESR has you covered with their current sales

Look, you just paid a thousand dollars (or more!) for your smartphone. You should probably throw a screen protector and case on it. The last thing anyone wants is to get their brand new Galaxy S21 Ultra, and within a few days or weeks, you get a mysterious ding or scratch on it! ESR knows...