Latest News: Technology |  Celebrity |  Movies |  Apple |  Cars |  Business |  Sports |  TV Shows |  Geek

Trending

Filed under: News | Apple

 

Apple's New iPhones Are No Surprises

Apple lost its surprise factor for media events almost completely. We have seen the iPhone 5C and the iPhone 5S and knew almost all improvements before hand. The only thing we did not know was the pricing for the iPhone 5C and how Apple positions the colorful iPhone in their marketing. Is this why the Apple stock fell after the announcement? yes.

Sep 11 2013, 1:12am CDT | by

1 Updates
Apple's New iPhones Are No Surprises
Photo Credit: Apple
 
 

YouTube Videos Comments

Full Story

Apple's New iPhones Are No Surprises

Apple unveiled the new iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C yesterday in Cupertino. For the first time I did not follow the event in real-time. I just waited for the official press-releases to pop. Why? There was no single surprise, besides maybe the M7 processor for motion tracking in the iPhone 5S. Everything else was basically known before hand. Apple lost its surprise factor completely. Every year it gets worse. The leaks from Asia are giving away everything weeks before the event. 

Either Apple does not care anymore, or they just cannot close the holes. Either way, investors are not happy and the Apple stock dropped over 2%. The reason for the drop is in my opinion the lack of a surprise. 

Don't get me wrong I think the new iPhones are great and the iPhone 5C has huge potential to become a mass market phenomenon. 

Find more Apple News and Rumors in our Apple News Hub and on our new real-time Apple news site Apple Balla. Apple is set to have an exciting fall and holiday season with the release of iOS 7 and OS Maverick in addition to a slew of new devices including the iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPad 5, iPad mini 2, Mac Pro, MacBook Air, iMac and MacBook Pro. There might also be something completely new that we do not know about. It is likely not the iWatch, which is expected for 2014.

 


 

You Might Also Like

Updates


Sponsored Update


Advertisement


More From the Web

Shopping Deals

 
 
 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com.

 

 

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Adrianne Palicki Cast in &quot;Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.&quot;
Adrianne Palicki Cast in "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
Lucy Lawless also cast in role for the upcoming season.
 
 
Leo’s Fortune Game Review
Leo’s Fortune Game Review
The Leo’s Fortune game app is an exciting adventurous game which has become more famous because of its incredible graphics and story theme of the game. The game was launched earlier this year and several thousand users have already downloaded this game either on their mobile phones or their tablets.
 
 
iLands Game Review
iLands Game Review
The iLands is a creative game app released this year for Android mobile devices and tablets. Thousands of people have already downloaded this game in just a few months. The game is known to get the best of the creative abilities of the player. The game was first released for the Facebook users and later in a few months also got released for the Android devices. Further, the iLands game app is played with great zeal and zest on desktop through Facebook games.
 
 
QuizUp Game Review
QuizUp Game Review
QuizUp app has been proclaimed by some to be the world’s leading trivia game. This commendation is actually valid as it has been ranked to be the best trivia application on the online based store Google Play in 6 countries which include Canada and the United States. If you have an urge to get a little brain power challenge, this is the solution.
 
 
 

About the Geek Mind

The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.

The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.

Read more about The Geek Mind.