iPhone 4

Apple to Move iPhone 4 and Some iPods, Macs to Obsolete Products

According to some internal documents obtained by the folks over at 9to5Mac, Apple will add the iPhone 4 alongside some Macs and iPods to its list of vintage and obsolete products, a week after the release of 'iPhone 7’. The leaked document (shown below) suggests that starting September 13th, these devices will lose support for repair...

iPhone 4 Users: Find Out If iOS 7.1 Is Worth The Upgrade [CHART]

Today Apple released iOS 7.1 for download and part of the release notes included “Improved performance for iPhone 4”. The four-year old iPhone 4 still is being supported in iOS 7.1 and Ars Technica took the time to compare performance numbers in the latest release versus iOS 7.0 (which was very buggy at launch) and...

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...

Apple Slapped by Older iPhone and iPad Import Ban

In an unexpected turn of events, Apple has lost for the first time against Samsung Electronics in a U.S. patent case. The U.S. International Trade Commission gave the green light for the South Korean company's request for an import ban on AT&T iPhone 4, 3GS, iPad 3G and iPad 2 3G, as it found these...

Apple Faces Lawsuit Targeted At iPhones With Faulty Power Buttons

According to a new GigaOm report, Apple has been sued over defective power buttons on its iPhone 4 handsets. The national class action suit, filed by California resident Debra Hilton, alleges that Apple knew about the defective power button in “thousands” of iPhone 4 handsets sold to customers, but the company neglected to do anything about it. The...

Apple Starts Sending $15 ‘Antennagate’ Settlement Checks To iPhone 4 Owners

Last year in February, Apple offered a $15 payout to iPhone 4 owners who had not previously received a free bumper to solve antenna or reception issues with their handsets. It seems that Apple has now started sending these iPhone 4 ‘Antennagate’ settlement checks and many people have already received their payouts, according to 9to5Mac. The first checks were issued […]