iPhone 4S

iPhone 4s Performance Test: iOS 8.0.2 vs iOS 7.1.2 Comparison [VIDEO]

Shortly after the release of iOS 8, tests shown by Ars Technica noted iPhone 4s users may experience a negative performance impact with the latest version of iOS on their 'aging' smartphone. A new video released by YouTube user kabriolett (via 9to5Mac) today shows a speed test between newly released iOS 8.0.2 versus iOS 7.1.2...

iPhone 4S Users May Experience Performance Issues with iOS 8

According to a detailed analysis of Apple’s newly released iOS 8 on iPhone 4S by ArsTechnica, the device’s smaller display and slower processing power may not be enough to run Apple’s latest mobile software at its full potential. While the iPhone 4S gets many of iOS 8's biggest additions, including support for extensions, it seems to be...

Legacy iPhone 4S Accounted for 25% of iPhone Sales Last Quarter

As amazing as it sounds, Apple’s two and a half year old smartphone, the iPhone 4S, has added approximately 10 million iPhone users last quarter, accounting for 25% of iPhones sold by the company, AppleInsider is reporting. The legacy device continues to be a strong seller for the Cupertino giant, challenging the notion that the company needs to introduce...

iPhones Top Most-Used Phones List for 2013

The most-used phones of 2013 are the iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, and iPhone 5, but Samsung is right behind with its high-end devices, the Galaxy S2, S3, and S4, as Actix, a market research company tracking communications between mobile devices and carriers’ mobile networks, highlights in its latest research (via CNET). When measuring the number...

Man Pronounced Dead after being Electrocuted by his iPhone 4S [Report]

A man in Thailand, who was reportedly using an unauthorized third-party charger to charge his iPhone 4S, was pronounced dead after being electrocuted by his iPhone while it was being charged, MacRumors is reporting (via Daily News Thailand). Third-party iPhone chargers, which often do not meet Apple's standards, have been accused of being a safety hazard in the past...

How to Fix Wi-Fi Greyed Out on iPhone 4S in iOS 7 [VIDEO]

Earlier this month we brought up a widespread issue regarding iPhone 4S users who updated to iOS 7, only to experience Wi-Fi being disabled (i.e. greyed out and inaccessible). The story was shared with us by frustrated iPhoneinCanada reader Trent, as his wife’s iPhone 4S no longer had Wi-Fi access. WARNING: try this fix at...

iOS 7 Bug Causes Wi-Fi Issues For Some iPhone 4S Users

It appears a widespread iOS 7 bug is affecting some iPhone 4S users. According to this Apple Support Communities thread (54 pages; 106K views), frustrated users are unable to use Wi-Fi on their iPhone 4S after upgrading to iOS 7.0.3, as the option is greyed out. Other iOS devices seem to be affected but primarily it...

Telus ‘Refreshed’ 16GB iPhone 4S Available for $349, Contract Free

Telus is offering refurbished 16GB iPhone 4S models for $349 outright online, part of their ‘web exclusive’ offers on ‘refreshed’ smartphones. Apple sells brand new 8GB unlocked iPhone 4S models for $450. These Telus models are refurbished for $349 but locked to Telus. So if you end up paying $35 to unlock the phone from...

SaskTel 16GB iPhone 4S Drops to $0 on 3 Year Term

Last week Rogers, TELUS and Bell dropped the 16GB iPhone 4S to $0 on a three year contract (it’s a limited time offer, not a permanent price drop). Now, SaskTel has followed suit with the exact same deal, available in black and white. The iPhone 4 is also the same price, so make sure you […]