After the seemingly endless leak of iPhone 6 parts over the past few weeks, it was only a matter of time before assembled handsets surfaced, albeit non-functional. The first things you'll notice are its 4.7-inch display, curved design, and antenna bands on the rear of the case. Unfortunately, you'll have to wait until next week to see if Apple made any improvements to the fingerprint sensor. Continue reading for another video.
Feld & Volk, a luxury iPhone vendor, has managed to come across two new photos of a production 4.7-inch iPhone 6. In addition to showing off its slim body, they give us a glimpse of the front panel's slightly tapered edges melding seamlessly into the rounded edges of the rear shell. Early reports say that the phone could boast a flexible and scratch-proof sapphire Retina display (1704 x 904 resolution), a quicker A8 processor, improved rear-facing camera, and built-in wireless charging support. The video above shows a conceptual "instant charging" station where the battery is swapped out for a fully charged one when placed in the dock. Continue reading for leaked images of a reversible Lightning cable, and more information.
According to TMZ, this prototype iPhone 6 was smuggled out of a Foxconn factory in China by an ex-employee who worked in the company's hardware department designing the outer casing for the new model. It's apparently running a test version of iOS, "which is SOP during the development stage for security purposes." The employee says the "phone is noticeably lighter ... and appears to have a new sensor on the front." Click here to view the first image in this week's demotivational poster gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an immensely talented guitar player that's younger than most.
At $145, this iPhone 6 knockoff, known as the Goophone i6, features a 4.7-inch (960x540 resolution) display, 2.4-GHz quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, a 12.6 megapixel back camera, and a 2.4 megapixel front-facing camera. While it may appear to run iOS, rest assured that this is just a reskinned version of Android. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a lion cub sneaking up on an unsuspecting dog.
Even though Apple hasn't officially unveiled the iPhone 6, companies like Brikk, are already coming up with luxury models for the ultra wealthy. Called the "Lux iPhone 6", this 4.7-inch (128GB model) smartphone will be available in 24-carat yellow gold, 24-carat pink gold and pure platinum. For $8800, you'll get the hand-polished pure 5-layer platinum finish, complete with diamond encrusted Apple logo. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a very polite bird who knows how to ask humans for a drink.
French photographer Francois Dourlen has seen his share of imaginative mashups of fantasy and the real world, so he decided to put a creative twist on the technique. Simply put, he found images that matched up well with whatever the real world backdrop was. For example, the image of Thor trying to hammer a real nail is something that actually makes sense. Continue reading for more.
Game of Thrones fans with iPhones rejoice! This geeky fan shows how she created her very own iron throne stand using sword-shaped sandwich picks, a sponge, some leather straps and black and metal spray paint. She says that the only things required were "a couple of hours, loooots of swords and hot glue." Click here to view the first image in this week's demotivational poster gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing how not to package something.
Marques Brownlee, a popular YouTube personality purportedly received an early iPhone 6 sapphire crystal display from a known Apple leaker Sonny Dickson. In addition to being paper thin, Brownlee shows that the new screen measures 4.7-inches diagonally, which falls in line with the rumors that Apple will release two different-sized iPhones this year: A 4.7" and 5.5". Continue reading for the video and more information.
No, this isn't some computer-rendered practical joke, but an actual iPhone case you can buy right now in Japan. Available in silver ($80) or gold ($120) versions, it's shaped just like a giant isopod and limited to just 500 of each color. Believe it or not, both models double as portable battery packs, meaning even if you do manage to scare everyone off, you'll at least get 2-3 times more usage out of the handset. Continue reading for two more pictures (gold version).
If you thought having an iPhone case with gigantic fake jewels on it was bad, think again. A Japanese company has just released one based on a device found in Attack on Titan - shaped like the 3D Maneuvering Device's controller from the show. Fans of the show who do purchase it may want to remove this before traveling, or else TSA may give you problems. Continue reading for more pictures