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These are the best Apple products for students in 2022

Apple is mostly known for three characteristics — how strongly-built and premium its hardware is, how long its devices receive software support, and how inter-connected its ecosystem is. Once you're in the walled garden, it's very hard to give it up and switch to alternatives. From Macs, to both affordable iPads and Pro iPads, to...

Apple might delay iPadOS 16 till October to provide a smoother experience

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. These major updates to the company's operating systems pack features and changes that are truly exciting. For example, the iPhone Lock Screen will get completely overhauled with customization and widget support. Meanwhile the Mac will become more streamlined -- thanks...

The Apple Pencil 2 isn’t the magic wand I had hoped it would be

I've had my eyes set on the Apple Pencil ever since the first-gen model came out. If you're a regular XDA reader, you're probably aware of my passion towards Apple products and the tight ecosystem that links them all together. Brainwashed FanBoi or not, there's no denying that these devices communicate on a deep level...

How to use FaceTime Handoff on iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. These major version bumps come packed with features that further enrich their respective devices and make our lives easier. For example, the new iPhone Lock Screen now allows us to completely personalize it through endless customizations. That's not to mention...

Apple MacBook Air M2 (2022) vs Apple iPad Pro M1 (2021): Which M-powered beast should you buy?

Apple launched the all-new MacBook Air (2022) during WWDC22. The reveal also included that of macOS Ventura -- which further enriches the Mac lineup with handy features. And considering that this new MacBook packs the M2 chip, you might want to take a look at our list of best apps for Apple silicon. These applications...

We could see a USB C port on the upcoming affordable iPad

The iPad is a great device for plenty of different tasks. Whether you're looking for media consumption, gaming, reading, writing, or light working/studying -- this versatile device can handle most average user tasks. Of course, it won't replace many people's laptops for the time being, especially power users'. However, it's slowly transitioning from a stretched-out...

How to install iOS 16 beta on your compatible iPhone

If you're the type to get excited about new features coming to the iPhone, well, that's probably why you're here right now. Apple has an iOS beta program that any user can join. This allows you to get your hands on the latest additions the company is working on in this department. However, we should...

How to install iPadOS 16 beta on your compatible iPad

Whether you plan on boosting your productivity, gaming, or consuming media -- iPads are great versatile devices that cater to different needs. What used to be a stretched-out iPhone has now become a PC replacement for some users. In fact, some of the newer iPads are supercharged by Apple's M1 Mac chip. And with every...

Everything new in iPadOS 16: Collaboration, Weather app, Stage Manager, and more!

Apple had its annual WWDC in Cupertino this year, and as expected it announced a lot of new features for one of the most popular selling tablet lines in the world. Three years ago, Apple split iPadOS from iOS in order to better focus on the larger form factor. Now, Apple has launched a number...

The iPad might finally be a true laptop replacement thanks to iPadOS 16

For a long, long time, lots of dedicated iPad users have been trying to replace their laptops with Apple's tablet computer. As of iPadOS 16 that might finally become a reality. The iPad might finally have become the laptop replacement so many have been longing for. If the iOS 16 section of WWDC 22 felt a...

The iPad finally gets the Weather app and experiences we’ve been waiting for

During its WWDC 2022 keynote today, Apple finally confirmed that the Weather app will make its way to iPads with iPadOS 16. The app will feature a customizable layout to help you stay up to date on the weather-related information most pertinent to you. In addition, Apple also announced that it is also rolling out...

Bricked your iPhone or iPad? Here’s how to revive your iDevice

It's easy to install the iOS beta on your iPhone. The process is pretty much the same on an iPad, too. However, sometimes the installation process leaves you with a bricked iPhone/iPad. The good news is that -- as long as there's no hardware damage -- it's relatively simple to restore a bricked iPhone. The...