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  • Apple debuts Smart Battery Cases for iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max

    Originally sold for $99, Apple's Smart Battery Cases add Qi charging and new iPhone model support, not surprisingly at a $30 premium.

    VentureBeat
  • CES 2019: Mophie Launching iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR Juice Pack Battery Cases in Early 2019

    Mophie, a popular Apple-certified accessory maker, has today announced that all-new Juice Pack Access battery cases for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR will be available in the first quarter of 2019. The juice packs extend the battery life of the iPhone XS by up to 25 hours, and the iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR by up to 31 hours, according to Mophie. The cases can be charged with an included USB-C cable or wirelessly on any Qi-certified mat. With pass-through charging, the iPhone...

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  • WSJ on 2019 iPhones: Triple-Lens Rear Camera on Next iPhone XS Max and Dual Rear on Next iPhone XR

    Apple plans to release three new iPhone models later this year, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal today: iPhone XR successor with a LCD display and dual-lens rear camera iPhone XS successor with an OLED display and dual-lens rear camera iPhone XS Max successor with an OLED display and a triple-lens rear camera All three models may lack 3D TouchWell-known Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said the same thing back in October, but there's a few new details here. Let's...

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  • iPhone XR usage overtakes iPhone XS, Max still leads

    The iPhone XR has firmly taken over the iPhone XS in usage, according to data from Mixpanel. Although Apple seems to be struggling to meet targets on sales across the iPhone line, the relative sales of the XR now means it has overtaken the 5.8-inch iPhone XS, which had a one month sales lead. However, the iPhone XS Max continues to hold a sizeable lead despite being the most expensive option. more

    9to5Mac
  • Apple introduces Smart Battery Case for the iPhone XS, XS Max and XR

    Apple has launched the Smart Battery Case for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and the iPhone XR. The Smart Battery Case is similar to the one the company launched several years ago for the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6s, but with a few key improvements. Smart Battery Case for the XS, XS Max, XR The case includes a built-in battery, which extends the battery life of the phone inside. The case plugs into the Lightning connector of the iPhone and perpetually keeps it charged until the battery in...

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  • Apple launches battery cases for the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR at $129

    Apple is now selling battery cases to help you avoid running out of juice with your iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR, at $129 a pop. The cases are available in black and white silicon finishes, and support wireless charging. The company hasn’t specified the cases’ battery capacity, but it claims you’ll get an additional 21 hours of internet use on the XS, 20 hours on the XS Max, and 22 hours on the XR. As with previous Apple-designed battery cases, you’ll be able to see how much power these have left...

    Plugged | The Next Web
  • Apple releases official battery cases for iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR

    They closely resemble similar cases for prior iPhone models.

    arstechnica.com