Well, technically, you save lots of money by doing this on something like Straight Talk or T-Mobile’s $30/month plan versus paying $199 and being on a two-year contract with AT&T. I think you break even in under a year and after that, you’re saving lots of money every month.
iPhone on Straight Talk Wireless and NET10 Wireless will be available as follows:
iPhone 5S available in-store and online in Space Gray, Silver and Gold in 16GB: $649
Today a new report from Ctechcn (Chinese tech site) that the iPhone 6 is being tested, it will have a 4.9-inch display! The 5S is extremely sturdy, feels good in the hand, and is very light, and I actually prefer the big size. We’ll be back with more details about iPhone 6.
Source: CtechCn (google translate)
I hope they will do more than bump up the usual specs – chipset and camera. It should have distinctive design, so people could actually tell it’s M8 just by looking at it (not the way samsung goes with it’s handsets). Keep the awesome stereo speakers and ultrapixel technology (min. 8MP this time), of course. And finally, improve the battery life to the point when it lasts the whole day with heavy usage.
Removable back, SD card, and battery would be nice, unless it takes away from the build quality such as that in the One Max.
The new iPad mini with Retina display now on sale at $399 for a 16GB Wi-Fi-only model. As a very happy iPad Air customer I was planning on getting the Retina iPad Mini for someone for Christmas. On Black Thurs/Fri the iPad Air will be $479 at Target plus you get a $100 Target gift card.
Source: Apple Via The Verge
Great news for the iPhone owners, according to CTechCN, the iPhone 6 will be launch in September, 2014, comes with a 5-inch 1080P display, record 440ppi.
Source: CtechCN (Weibo)
The iPhone 5S and 5C will be coming to U.S. Cellular on November 8th. US cellular is a smaller carrier. They’re popular, but by no means incredibly popular. sales were even between the original 5 and 5s year-over-year in the united states. The 5c hasn’t been very popular and recently had its order to manufactures cut in half.