iPhone 5

Pokémon gone: ‘Pokémon Go’ is ending support for iPhone 5 and 5C

A Pokémon Go update coming in late February will kill support for the AR game on older devices, including iPhone 5. iPad models from before 2013 will also be unsupported, as the game will require iOS 11 to run.

Can you downgrade from iOS 10 back to iOS 9? The answer is complicated

You might be wondering if it's possible to downgrade from iOS 10 to iOS 9. Unfortunately, very few people can do so. Here, we explain why this process is difficult and only possible for a select few.

Watch this broken heart saw everything he and his now ex-wife owned in half

In what must be the most literal interpretation of a breakup in the history of relationships, a German man has recorded himself cutting all worldly possessions once owned by himself and his now ex-wife in half.

Apple launches limited battery replacement program for iPhone 5

Potentially ideal for anyone with a qualifying iPhone 5 device, Apple has quietly launched a battery replacement program for anyone that is having trouble keeping their smartphone charged.

Apple targets iPhone 4, 4S users in new trade-in program

Looking for ways to bring customers into the Apple Store and clear out old stock, a new iPhone 4 and 4S trade-in promotion at Apple is designed to make way for the upcoming iPhone 6 later this year.

Apple will fix iPhone 5 handsets with faulty sleep/wake buttons

Good news if your iPhone 5's power button has stopped working or barely responds to your touch — under a new program Apple is promising to repair all handsets that have the problem free of charge.

The Covr case for iPhone 5 and 5S makes candid photography more stealthy (or creepy)

The Covr case for the iPhone 5 and 5S makes street photography and capturing candid moments more stealthy thanks to its built-in prism lens.

This guy bought a knock-off iPhone charger and spent a week in the hospital

Tim Tyrrell decided to buy a cheap charger for his iPhone 5 instead of one of the official ones from Apple. The decision left him with an injured hand that got infected, with his diabetes making recovery a slow task.

Apple chops the 30 day return policy on iPhones to just two weeks

Definitely something to keep in mind if you are considering switching to an iPhone in the near future, Apple is cutting the return period in half from a full month down to fourteen days.

Jackery Leaf charging case can double your iPhone 5S battery life

Perhaps ideal for anyone that runs out of battery power by the end of the workday, the Jackery Leaf charging case helps you keep using your iPhone without having to carry around a charging cable.

Best iPhone 5 and 5S screen protectors

Looking to protect your iPhone 5 screen without the bulk of a full-fledged case? Here are top picks for some of the best screen protectors currently available on the market so you can breathe a bit easier.

Mophie adds storage to iPhone battery case with new Space Pack

Mobile accessories company Mophie has been offering stylish battery cases for smartphone users for a few years now. Its latest offering, the Space Pack, takes things to a whole new level, with the new device offering extra storage as well…
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Jackery Fit portable battery offers fast mobile device charging

Ideal for travelers or anyone that's constantly on their phone all day, the Jackery Fit external battery can quickly charge a smartphone and add up to 30 additional hours of talk time off a full charge.

Wanna get humiliated on Tumblr? Steal this guy’s iPhone

Phones get stolen every day, but usually the victims don't start a Tumblr to make fun of their thief's penciled on eyebrows, among other things. But who is really in the wrong here?

iPhone 5S vs. iPhone 5C vs. iPhone 4S: The differences between Apple’s phones

Apple unveiled two new versions of the iPhone 5: the 5S and the 5C. Which of these devices is best for you? We take a look at all three of the Apple handsets in a spec showdown to find out.

Retailers slash iPhone 5 price prepping for next iPhone

Likely an attempt to clear out existing inventory prior to the launch of the new iPhone, both Best Buy and Walmart are offering sizable iPhone 5 discounts during Labor Day weekend.

Report: Apple’s iPhone trade-in program begins this week

Attempting to attract more customers into the Apple store when upgrading their smartphone, a soft launch of Apple's iPhone trade-in program hits specific Apple retail locations this week.

iPhone 5 problems: What users complain about the most (updated)

Have you been experiencing any iPhone 5 problems? Join us as we run through the most commonly reported issues with Apple's flagship smartphone and try to find workarounds or solutions.