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All in all, though, it seems that this new iMac is a step in the right direction for those who would rather take repairs into their own hands. Regardless, Apple claims that the components are non-user-replaceable, but that does not mean a proficient system builder is incapable of making the upgrades.
  • Sony Xperia XZ Premium goes on sale on Amazon

    Sony Xperia XZ Premium goes on sale on Amazon

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    Now it is available in the country via Amazon and offline stores. The Xperia XZ Premium features a 5.5-inch display panel with 2160 x 3840 4K resolution and HDR support. The new Snapdragon 835 SoC is an octa-core one, and is also capable of supporting Gigabit Class LTE (up to 1Gbps speeds) in theory thanks to the new X16 LTE modem.
  • Get iOS 11 for your device right now, here's how

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    When we talk about why Apple should replace the MacBook Pro with the iPad Pro - the biggest advantage that we get is that of portability. Yes, it's exactly the same aside from the increase in megahertz. It feels premature to write about the iPad Pro today because a lot of its potential won't be unlocked until iOS 11 launches this fall. The iPhone remains Apple's most important product by far, but the company needs a range of devices to keep consumers locked into its ...
  • Here's What You Need To Know About The New Xbox

    Here's What You Need To Know About The New Xbox

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    Spencer announced the Xbox One X will launch Tuesday, November 7 at a price of $499.99. Ledbetter explained that the aspiration was always to make the console as small as possible, and when the team started piecing all the components together, they discovered that to cool the amount of power generated by the Xbox One X they needed to switch to the vapor chamber-based cooling solution.
  • Microsoft launches new Xbox One X console

    Microsoft launches new Xbox One X console

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    The rest of 2017 and 2018 will have loads of games for you to play on the Xbox platform. Here's a look at the top announcements from Microsoft's E3 press conference. The PS4 Pro competitor to beat Sony's offering is finally hear and the internet is rife with discussions. "Even if the price point was revealed to be higher than this, we did not expect this to impact sales of the console at launch", he said .
  • The Essential Phone will be a Sprint exclusive

    The Essential Phone will be a Sprint exclusive

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    This doesn't mean you absolutely must switch to Sprint if you want one. Now a report coming out of USA Today reveals one of the major U.S. carriers will also be selling the phone. The Essential Phone costs $699 unlocked, and Rubin mentioned that it will start shipping out to customers by the end of this month. Meanwhile, Rubin serves as an advisor for SoftBank's Vision investment fund.
  • OnePlus 2 Will Not Get Android Nougat Update

    OnePlus 2 Will Not Get Android Nougat Update

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    This news is final and official even though OnePlus 2 users were made to believe the past few months that the big update will be arriving. It's still a bummer, though, especially for those OnePlus 2 owners that've been waiting for their taste of Nougat to come.
  • Xbox One X gets a local price tag of R7 499

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    That Dubai track though, awesome. The game has deep RPG elements but strangely enough, Anthem is described as an "action adventure" game and not a role-playing experience. One thing we do know is Xbox One isn't getting a swanky gold or silver model, so Sony still wins this round. All that extra power requires more power: a 245-watt internal power supply pumps juice through the console, compared to the 220-watt external supply that came with the original Xbox One in 2013.
  • Microsoft's Project Scorpio becomes Xbox One X

    Microsoft's Project Scorpio becomes Xbox One X

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    As mentioned earlier, the Xbox One X uses the Xbox One S as a reference design, complete with an integrated power supply unit and a standard figure-eight power socket. Keighley correctly pointed out that $499 is double the price of the Xbox One S. The 6 Teraflop GPU, which supports 12GB of GDDR5 VRAM and a memory bandwidth of 326GB/S, should ensure your games all look bloody lovely.
  • Apple takes on Google and Amazon with release of Siri

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    You could link Amazon Echo with various smart home devices. The Apple HomePod is in its rawest sense a smart speaker . Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose , Calif., Monday, June 5, 2017.
  • Microsoft challenges Sony with powerful new Xbox One X

    Microsoft challenges Sony with powerful new Xbox One X

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    The company claims that the console can run games at 4K/60 frames per second. The Xbox One X has a custom 8-core AMB CPU at 2.3GHz, a 6 teraflop GPU at 1.17GHz and 12GB of GDDR5 video RAM. Microsoft was willing to take their time to sure they delivered on their promise while Sony announced the PlayStation 4 Pro in September of 2016 and launched it only weeks later, Microsoft played the long game.