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Headlines

Apple’s Anand Shimpi, Phil Schiller talk silicon—”This is really an Xbox One S class GPU.”

Scoop: New listings will arrive in the coming weeks, though HomePod isn’t included.

News

Software engineer Samee Alam was ready to take the big leap and buy an iPhone in this week’s Diwali festival sales, but at the last minute he opted for cheaper Chinese competitor OnePlus instead.

Reviews

Its performance, both from the CPU and GPU, is simply bananas. It’s nuts. Astounding performance per dollar, astounding performance per watt.

Apple completely redesigned the iPad Pro and we spent a few days with it to review it. It’s got Face ID, huge displays, and a new USB-C port.

The new Air is the MacBook most people should buy.

Apple has finally updated its iconic MacBook Air laptop with a Retina Display, a new keyboard, and new ports. Can it live up to the original Air? Dieter Bohn explains in our full review.

What is the Mac mini? It’s what you make of it. With this new update, it is once again a Mac that can be applied to whatever situations warrant it, hiding in cramped dark spaces or driving multiple monitors and extensive add-on accessories.

Rumors

Apple has signaled disappointing demand for the new iPhone XR, telling its top smartphone assemblers Foxconn and Pegatron to halt plans for additional production lines dedicated to the relatively cost-effective model that hit shelves in late October, sources say.

Others

Finally

Amazon told independent refurbishers that it will now only allow “authorized resellers” to sell Apple products on Amazon Marketplace.

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