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Foxconn to Begin Production on iPhone X in India This July | MacRumors

Foxconn to Begin Production on iPhone X in India This July | MacRumors

Previously, Apple partnered with Wistron to produce iPhones in India, including the iPhone SE and iPhone 6s. When building iPhones in India, Apple is able to avoid import duties placed on imported smartphones and their components. More production in the country also helps Apple meet India’s 30 percent local sourcing requirement that would allow Apple […]

IPhone Price Cuts Are Helping Apple in China, Analyst Says | Barron’s

IPhone Price Cuts Are Helping Apple in China, Analyst Says | Barron’s

The worst may be over for Apple (ticker: AAPL) in China. The company’s decision to put a steep price on the iPhone XR put a dent in its sales in China and contributed to a disappointing December quarter, but things have slowly turned around as Apple has lowered prices on those phones in the region, […]

Your Smartwatch Could Now Cost More Than Your Smartphone | The Motley Fool

Your Smartwatch Could Now Cost More Than Your Smartphone | The Motley Fool

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) caused a stir when it priced the iPhone X at $1,000, but after it became a big hit, thousand-dollar smartphones from Samsung (NASDAQOTH:SSNLF), Oppo, and others quickly became the norm. And Huawei just unveiled its next-generation 5G folding smartphone. Cost? $2,600. Although these high-priced flagship phones garner a lot of attention, what’s gone […]

Pricing just leaked for the new camera phone that’ll put iPhones and the Galaxy S10 to shame | BGR

Pricing just leaked for the new camera phone that’ll put iPhones and the Galaxy S10 to shame | BGR

It won’t be available from any US carrier, but the first real Galaxy S10 and iPhone XS rival is almost here. Next week, Huawei will take the wraps off the Huawei P30 series in Paris, France, although the designs of the new phones and their specs were already revealed not too long ago. And now […]

New iPhone Fights Steve Jobs’ Surprising Mistake | Forbes

New iPhone Fights Steve Jobs’ Surprising Mistake | Forbes

During the iPhone’s explosive growth period, Apple followed through on Steve Jobs’ strategy. Keep the price of the hardware high, but keep the price of software and services as low as possible. That juiced Apple’s revenue and profits to record-breaking levels. Now the hardware market is saturated, iPhone sales are no longer climbing, and Tim […]

Apple selling iPhone SE with T-Mobile SIM, clearance pricing starts at $249 | TmoNews

Apple selling iPhone SE with T-Mobile SIM, clearance pricing starts at $249 | TmoNews

T-Mobile no longer sells the iPhone SE, but if you’re interested in Apple’s 4-inch iPhone, you can snag a discounted model from Apple right now. Apple is selling some iPhone SE models in the clearance section of its online store. All of the models are listed as being unlocked, but there are some that also […]

Apple is rethinking international iPhone pricing as revenues slip | TechCrunch

Apple is rethinking international iPhone pricing as revenues slip | TechCrunch

When Apple lowered guidance on earnings earlier this month, it cited markets like China as a major factor in its disappointing numbers. Sure enough, when earnings hit today, things didn’t look great, as iPhone revenues dipped 15 percent year over year for the quarter. In an interview with Reuters earlier today, Tim Cook noted that […]

Tim Cook admits that higher iPhone prices are a ‘factor’ in declining upgrade rates | 9to5Mac

Tim Cook admits that higher iPhone prices are a ‘factor’ in declining upgrade rates | 9to5Mac

After announcing that iPhone revenue was down 15 percent year-over-year in Q1 2019, Tim Cook was asked during Apple’s earnings call about iPhone pricing. Analyst Steve Milunovich asked Cook whether Apple might have pushed the “envelope a little bit too far” and might have to bring prices back down in the future. First, Cook explained […]

Apple now requires app subscriptions to show the full cost before signup | The Verge

Apple now requires app subscriptions to show the full cost before signup | The Verge

Apple updated its App Store guidelines last week to lay out clear rules for how developers should present in-app subscription options to users. The changes were spotted by 9to5Mac, and it appears Apple is trying to clear up a lot of the confusion that comes with downloading an app and signing up for a recurring […]

Apple in 2019 and the case of the expensive iPhone | Apple Insider

Apple in 2019 and the case of the expensive iPhone | Apple Insider

Perpetual motion machine Many analysts and various pundits seem to be concerned that Apple has increased the price of iPhones, and they’re again recommending the only solution they know —Apple has to slash pricing to induced demand for its products! This advice comes from the now standard practice of reading what people are saying in […]