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Here’s Why the iPhone 5S Accelerometer Is So Screwed Up

A few weeks ago we confirmed reports that the iPhone 5S motion sensors were embarrassingly off. Some enterprising devs have investigated the problem, and figured out that at its root, it’s indeed a hardware design issue that Apple either overlooked or …

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iPhone A7 Chip Teardown: Power-Dense Samsung Silicon

We’ve already seen inside the iPhone 5S and found out that its guts are blisteringly fast—but now iFixit has taken a very close look indeed at the A7 silicon that powers the new phone.Read more…

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iPhone A7 Chip Benchmarks: Forget the Specs, It Blows Everything Away

We just ran benchmarks on Apple’s new iPhone 5S, revealing that, yup, this is the dopest smartphone silicon ever made. This thing freaking churns, crushing every other smartphone out there on both computational power and graphics. But if you look at co…

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iPhone 5 vs. iPhone 5C Teardown: Just How Different Are They?

We already know that the iPhone 5C is basically an iPhone 5 with a fancy plastic coat, but how do they compare side-by-side? There are a few more differences than you’d think.Read more…

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iPhone 5C Teardown: An iPhone 5 Wrapped in Plastic

The ace team at iFixit has already gutted Apple’s new iPhone 5S, and now they’ve taken a look inside the 5C, too. So what, exactly, lurks beneath that colorful plastic shell?Read more…

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What Apple’s 64-Bit Architecture Really Means For Your iPhone

Probably the most underrated announcement Apple made on Tuesday was its move to 64-bit architecture for the iPhone 5S. It’s an industry first, and one with major repercussions both for your phone and for the future of Apple. Here’s why it matters.Read …

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Samsung: Our Next-Gen Phones WIll Have 64-Bit Processors, Too

Not be outdone by Apple, Samsung has swiftly reacted to the announcement of Cook & Co.’s new 64-bit A7 processor by announcing that its next slew of phones will pack similar silicon, thank you very much.Read more…

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Apple’s New A7 Processor Has Crazy Graphics, Also a Motion Sensing Chip

During today’s iPhone keynote, Apple announced the new A7 chip, featuring supercharged graphics powers and a new motion-sensing "M7" chip that enables all of iOS 7’s powerful new features. Let’s take a look under the glass at the speedy mons…

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Apple’s New, Colorful iPhone 5C Is Full of iPhone 5 Guts

We’d all heard the rumors—the many, many rumors—but it’s finally official. Apple has just announced a new, alterna-iPhone that’s coming to you in a rainbow of colors for (slightly) less money. But the real question is what’s lying beneath those pr…

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WSJ: The Next iPad Will Use iPad Mini’s Thin, Light Display Technology

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the next generation of Apple’s iPad will use the same display technology which make the iPad mini so thin and light.Read more…

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