How to Set Up Your New iPhone the Right Way

You got a new iPhone! Maybe it's a slightly bigger iPhone 6 or a bigger-still 6 Plus. Either way, what now? Here's what you need to get started with your new iPhone, whether you're a first-timer or an iOS pro. » 12/25/14 11:00am 12/25/14 11:00am

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AT&T Will Give You $200 Minimum for Your Old iPhone 4

As expected, would-be iPhone 6 owners are currently wading through a torrent of trade-in and upgrade offers. It's all very, very confusing. But AT&T is being clear about one thing: If you trade in an iPhone 4, 4S, 5, or 5C, you will get at least $200 credit towards a new device*. » 9/11/14 1:36pm 9/11/14 1:36pm

Should YOU Stand in Line For the New iPhone?

Did you hear? The new, bigger iPhone is coming next week! Not only that, but it might be joined by an even bigger new iPhone, and possible even an iWatch. As they do every year, people are already standing in line for the opportunity to purchase these iPhones. Should you be one of them? » 9/03/14 2:35pm 9/03/14 2:35pm

Apple has launched a cheaper 8GB version of the iPhone 5C in Europe, making it around $80 cheaper to get the lowest specced iOS handset. There's no word on when—or if—the phone will arrive in the U.S.. » 3/18/14 5:05am 3/18/14 5:05am

Smashed your iPhone 5C screen recently? Looks like your days of picking shards of glass from your palms are numbered. Starting next week, Apple will finally start offering in-store screen repairs/replacements for 5C users at any Apple Store. For those of you carrying a 5S, don't worry; your day will come—eventually. » 1/17/14 1:40pm 1/17/14 1:40pm

Every iPhone, Ranked

Buying an iPhone is not confusing. You have a 50% shot of getting it right (unlike the 100% success rate you'd had a few months ago). But if you still need help in deciding which iPhone is best, here's how we would rank them all. » 12/19/13 1:20pm 12/19/13 1:20pm

Clever iOS Game Helps iPhone 5C Case Fulfill Its Connect Four Destiny

Much has been said about the perforated plastic case Apple designed for the iPhone 5C, and very little of it has been positive. But an iOS developer has found the plastic cheese grater's silver lining with an iOS game that turns it into a fairly authentic recreation of Connect Four. » 10/16/13 8:34am 10/16/13 8:34am

WSJ: Apple Is Slashing Orders for the iPhone 5C

Apple took a big step when it introduced the iPhone 5C, and since the internet has been abuzz with how successful—or otherwise—the handset will be. Now, the Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple is slashing orders for the device. » 10/16/13 6:11am 10/16/13 6:11am

A Free App Can Save Your iPhone 5C From Looking Hideous In Its Case

If you snatched up the colorful iPhone 5C and its perforated case before you realized what an eyesore it is, there's now a cheap and simple solution to the problem. The developers at LunarLincoln have just released a free app called CaseCollage that lets you create and print an insert that fills all those cheese… » 10/11/13 10:26am 10/11/13 10:26am

Got an old smartphone you're wishing was an iPhone 5S or 5C? Best Buy just confirmed they're knocking at least $100 off a new iPhone when you trade in a working smartphone October 13th through 19th. [AllThingsD] » 10/10/13 12:34pm 10/10/13 12:34pm

Watch the iPhone 5C Get Obliterated By a .50 Caliber Rifle

In all your years of owning an iPhone, I hope you never have to use it as a bulletproof vest. Because it wouldn't work. It might be able to survive a soft drop on the dirt and come away cracked on concrete and barely scathe away after a quick dip in water but when you pit a iPhone 5C in all its plastic glory against… » 10/08/13 1:00am 10/08/13 1:00am

Jimmy Kimmel Found the Perfect Cure for iOS 7 Motion Sickness

iOS 7 is allegedly making some people sick to the point of puking. But Jimmy Kimmel has come to the rescue with the perfect cure: stop looking at your phone all the damn time. » 10/02/13 9:28am 10/02/13 9:28am

iPhone 5C Review: A Fresh Coat of Paint Only Goes So Far

In a way, we already reviewed this phone a year ago. In fact, iPhone 5C is in every important way the iPhone 5 in different clothing. That's not to say it's bad phone. In fact, after spending a weekend with the iPhone 5C, I can say with certainty it's a very good phone, in the same way that last night's meatloaf is… » 9/25/13 2:00pm 9/25/13 2:00pm

Apple sold more than nine million iPhone 5Cs and iPhone 5S's over the weekend, making for the biggest launch ever. Impressive, but it's worth pointing out that this is the first time the iPhone has been available in China at launch. » 9/23/13 9:07am 9/23/13 9:07am

Did You Buy a New iPhone Today?

Though it didn't seem like it if you were hanging out at the mall or watching the local news or perusing tech websites, the truth is most of the world did not buy a new iPhone today. But a few of you did! Probably more than a few! Did you get in the trenches at an Apple Store? Scamper out to your carrier's money… » 9/20/13 9:00pm 9/20/13 9:00pm

iPhone 5C First Impressions: An iPhone 5 With a Hard Candy Shell

When we got our hands on the iPhone 5C, our very first thought was that it feels like the iPhone 5 permanently ensconced in a case. That was also our next four or five thoughts. Because basically, that's all the iPhone 5C is. » 9/20/13 1:16pm 9/20/13 1:16pm

First iPhone 5S and 5C Drop Test: Only One of Them Shatters

Clad in a plastic back, the iPhone 5C might be cheaper, but is it more durable than the 5S? Obviously, the only way to find out is by dropping the new phones. » 9/20/13 9:20am 9/20/13 9:20am

iPhone 5 vs. iPhone 5C Teardown: Just How Different Are They?

We already know that the iPhone 5C is basically an iPhone 5 with a fancy plastic coat, but how do they compare side-by-side? There are a few more differences than you'd think. » 9/20/13 8:07am 9/20/13 8:07am

iPhone 5C Teardown: An iPhone 5 Wrapped in Plastic

The ace team at iFixit has already gutted Apple's new iPhone 5S, and now they've taken a look inside the 5C, too. So what, exactly, lurks beneath that colorful plastic shell? » 9/20/13 5:58am 9/20/13 5:58am