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Apple takes note amid reports of iPhone 8 bursting open while charging

Apple takes note amid reports of iPhone 8 bursting open while charging

The recent event is regarding Apple's all-new iPhone 8, and the company might get a headache over the issue.

Did the new Apple iPhone 8 burst open while charging?

Apple has started investigating cases of possible iPhone 8 Plus battery failures after at least two iPhone 8 Plus smartphones split-open. It also points out that more people are willing to opt for iPhone X compared to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.

A male customer, surnamed Lam, bought an iPhone 8 on the day it was released and said the phone's battery expanded six days later, swelling to an extent that the screen and the body of the phone split apart, Apple Daily reports. iPhone. More than 30% say their top choice is Huawei. For now, the Cupertino-based giant declined to further comment on the issue. RBC analyst Amit Daryanani writes, "We think that this indicates that a portion of iPhone X buyers want to buy the "best" iPhone available despite significantly higher pricing than any other iPhone in the past". It's probably the main reason the iPhone 8 was created in the first place since the iPhone X is going to be quite different than the rest. The Cupertino company launched a smart battery case for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus back in December 2015.

Shifty Maria could prompt storm watch here by tomorrow
The hurricane claimed the lives of 30 people in the Caribbean, including at least 15 people in the small island Dominica. Panovich says by the time it reaches the Outer Banks, Maria should either be a weak hurricane or a strong tropical storm.

Surging smartphone maker Huawei Technologies has for the first time surpassed Apple Inc.as the brand of choice for Chinese smartphone buyers, in the latest sign the US giant is losing its luster in the world's largest market, according to a new survey.

To test the iPhone 8 charging speed, Apple Insider took Apple's 29W charger, the 12W power adapter that comes with the latest iPad Pro, the 7.5W Belkin Boost Up wireless charging pad, and Apple's 5W adapter that comes with the iPhone 8.

Many users have been reporting crackling noise ever since the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus came out.

Have you noticed a odd thing with your older iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 or iPhone 7 or any version of iPhone?

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