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iPhone 7 Funny

One person from China spotted an iPhone 7 deal that seemed too good to be true, and it most certainly was. Instead of the latest iPhone, this person received an iPhone 3, iPhone 4 and a Yu-Gi-Oh Fusion Monster card. Now if the two older devices were factory sealed, they could possibly fetch a nice sum on eBay, but that wasn't the case here. Continue reading to see smugglers who tried bringing 400 iPhone 7 handsets on launch day into China.

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Black Airpods

Photo credit: Martin Hajek

We already know that there's going to be a Glossy Jet Black iPhone 7, so why not matching AirPods to go with it? Apple may release a pair later down the line, but for now, graphic artist Martin Hajek provides us with some photo-realistic 3D renders to show just how sleek they could look. One caveat: they may be even tougher to find if you accidentally misplace them somewhere, especially in the car. Continue reading for more pictures.

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iPhone 7 iPhone 7 Plus

Available in jet black, matte Black, silver, gold, and rose gold finishes, the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are IP67 water / dust resistant, use a faster A10 processor, have solid-state home buttons with Taptic engine, stereo speakers, and lose the headphone. The former now features a 12-megapixel camera with optical image stabilization and a brighter f/1.8, six-element lens, while the Plus boasts a dual 12- megapixel camera system. Continue reading for a hands-on video and more information.

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iPhone 7 Plus Unboxing

The iPhone 7 press event is just one month away, and more prototypes / mockups are floating around than ever, including this dark blue "Plus" model. If rumors are true, there won't be a headphone jack, but rather new Lightning cable headphones, a seamless Touch ID sensor that is flush with the body, dual-lens camera, and of course, several new colors. Right off the bat, you'll notice the lack of antenna bands on the back, along with a slightly slimmer chassis. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny demotivational posters gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of "Generation 1", a live-action Transformers fan film.

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Gareth Clear, a 36-year-old cyclist from Bondi Beach, New South Wales, Australia, has experienced riding injuries before, but the last thing he expected while mountain biking was a severe burn from an exploding phone. It all started when he was riding around Manly Dam on Sunday afternoon when he fell from his bike, landing on his iPhone 6. Just seconds later, smoke and searing heat caught his attention before hearing an explosion as the phone ignited, melting through his shorts and two layers of skin on his upper right thigh. Continue reading for a video news report and more information.

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It's that time again, time for another set of iPhone 7 spy shots. Now we get to see all three upcoming models together in one picture, with the most high-end "Pro" model sporting a dual-lens camera that could mean extra zoom and depth measurement for a better augmented-reality experience. Continue reading to see the back of all three.

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New iPhone 7 Pictures


Photo credit: Martin Hajek

Another day, another iPhone 7 leak, and this time, we get several new shots, along with a video, of the alleged upcoming 4.7" handset. As you may have recently seen, there's a larger rear camera, single-line antenna lines that run along the top / bottom edges, as well as iPhone branding on the back. It will most likely be released in Silver, Space Gray, Gold and Rose Gold colors. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.

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New iPhone 7 Picture

Another day, another new iPhone 7 leak, and this time, it's a photo of the back. In addition to the larger camera, sources say that the base 4.7-inch model will be slightly shorter and thicker (7.15 mm vs. 7.1 mm). Another rumor points at IP68 waterproofing, enabling one to bring it surfing, swimming, etc., along with wireless charging capabilities. Continue reading for more pictures of the dimensions, and additional information.

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iPhone 7 iPhone 7 Pro


Photo credit: Martin Hajek

Japanese news site Macotakara claims that Apple will discontinue its "Space Gray" color in favor of a new "Dark Blue" for the company's upcoming iPhone 7 / 7 Pro release. Martin Hajek has created a few renders showing what both models will look like in this shade, complete with dual cameras for the higher-end Pro. At least one of the models will allegedly sport dual speakers, and be compatible with Lightning cable headphones. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a passenger lap in the Bugatti Chiron.

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Leaked iPhone 7

Photo credit: Weibo via Peta Pixel

New iPhone 7 photos have emerged from a source in China, and it reportedly shows a larger CMOS lens hole on the standard 4.7-inch model. The next-generation "Plus" model will reportedly have dual cameras, and possibly larger lenses as well. You can also expect a faster A10 CPU and a larger battery in both models. Continue reading for a picture of the new headphone jack-less chassis.

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