Hands-On With 6.1 Inch And 6.5 Inch 2018 iPhone Dummy Models iPhone 9/iPhone Lite/iPhone X Plus

Hands-On With 6.1 Inch And 6.5 Inch 2018 iPhone Dummy Models iPhone 9/iPhone Lite/iPhone X Plus

Hands-On With 6.1 Inch And 6.5 Inch 2018 iPhone Dummy Models iPhone 9/iPhone Lite/iPhone X Plus

It’s that time of the year again thats right new iPhones and we got an early look at the 2018 iPhones

Coming in less than a month and in today’s video we take a closer look at what’s expected to be the 2018 iPhone lineup.

We can expect to see three new iPhones in September an updated 5.8″ iPhone X to replace the current iPhone X a 6.1″ LCD budget iPhone which could be called iPhone Lite or iPhone 9 and a 6.5 inch iPhone X Plus.

The 6.1″ iPhone will feature a single lens camera with an aluminum frame and be slightly thicker than the other 2 models with a LCD display in attempts to keep the cost low.

Hands on with 2018 6.1 inch iPhone

Hands-On With 6.1 Inch And 6.5 Inch 2018 iPhone Dummy Models iPhone 9/iPhone Lite/iPhone X Plus

It’s rumored that 6.1″ iPhone 9 or iPhone Lite could start at $699 in the United States.

The notch is still present in all three new 2018 iPhone models which might be a disappointment to some.

In a shocking new report Apple is said to be creating at least one of the new 2018 iPhones with Apple Pencil support with the 6.5 inch iPhone being the most reasonable size to get Apple Pencil support.

iPhone-With-Apple-Pencil-SupportThe two new OLED models which will be the 5.8 inch and 6.5 inch is said to have a 512gb storage option.

Theres no solid names for the devices yet however the rumors suggest that the 5.8 inch iPhone X will be called iPhone X as it will replace the current iPhone X, the 6.1 inch iPhone is said to be called iPhone 9 or iPhone Lite and the 6.5 inch is said to be called the iPhone X Plus.

The new 6.5 inch iPhone X Plus appears to be the same size as a current plus size iPhone but with all screen.

In regards to pixels per inch the 5.8 inch model is said to have 458 ppi, the budget 6.1 inch iPhone model is said to have a ppi count of 330 and the 6.5 inch model should have a pixel per inch count of 500.

hands on with 2018 iPhones

Hands-On With 6.1 Inch And 6.5 Inch 2018 iPhone Dummy Models iPhone 9/iPhone Lite/iPhone X Plus

In regards to colors current rumors suggest that the more premium iPhones the 5.8 inch iPhone and the 6.5 inch iPhone will come in black,white, and gold and the budget 6.1 inch iPhone 9 or iPhone Lite is said to be available in gray,white,blue,red and orange versions similar to the colors that were available for the iPhone 5c.

A couple other things worth noting about the 6.1 inch iPhone 9 or iPhone Lite is Apple will be removing 3D Touch and disappointingly enough rumors are suggesting that the 6.1 inch iPhone could be delayed until October.

Some new features we can expect to see in the two new OLED iPhones are such things as second generation Face ID which should be faster and should work from a wider angle and better in direct sunlight and its also rumored that Face ID two will allow more that one face to be saved on your device.

We can expect to see the usual upgrades such as a processor bump to the Apple A12 chip and hopefully Apple will include a fast charger with this years iPhones.

Better cameras are a definite on the two premium models the 5.8 inch and 6.5 inch iPhones along with better battery life and 3gb of RAM.

A new report has stated that atleast one of the new iPhones will feature Apple Pencil support with the 6.5 inch iPhone X Plus being the most likely to get the new technology.apple-airpower-review

Im definitely looking forward to reviewing AirPower and the product is said to finally launch in September or October.

I got asked on Twitter if the bigger iPhones which he was referring to both the 6.1 inch and 6.5 inch iPhones had a smaller notch since the screens are bigger and the answer to that is no.

The notch is the same size on all three models however the screens are bigger on the two bigger devices which means theres more screen to work with around the notch which means the iPhone X Plus will have the most useable amount of screen real estate around the notch.

You can definitely tell that the 6.1 inch iPhone is slightly thicker and the form factor feels excellent in the hand.

The screen on the 6.5 inch iPhone is big however it doesn’t feel to big and it looks like its going to be the perfect size for watching Netflix and watching YouTube videos and will be great for all around multi media consumption.

The two new OLED iPhone will definitely have have some impressive results boasting a Super Retina Display and although the 6.1 inch iPhone will have a LCD display Apple’s known for out sourcing great screens and this year it happens to be LG that will be making the displays.

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After holding all three models in my hand I would have to say I’m leaning more towards the iPhone X Plus as my next daily driver, I like how big the screen is and it just feels like the perfect size for me.

My current daily setup is the iPhone X, Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple AirPods.

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This has been an early look and Hands-On With 6.1 Inch And 6.5 Inch 2018 iPhone Dummy Models iPhone 9/iPhone Lite/iPhone X Plus and the 2018 iPhone lineup along with what we can expect to see from Apple in September.

If you have any questions that I didn’t answer in the video above please feel free to leave a comment and I’ll try to answer it for you, you can also message me on Twitter I’m at ReviewTheBest.

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This Apple AirPower Alternative Can Wirelessly Charge Both iPhone And Apple Watch At Same Time For 1/5th The Price

This Apple AirPower Alternative Can Wirelessly Charge Both iPhone And Apple Watch At Same Time For 1/5th The Price

This Apple AirPower Alternative Can Wirelessly Charge Both iPhone And Apple Watch At Same Time For 1/5th The Price

Wireless charging is magic. It’s obviously not real magic, but you could be forgiven for thinking that it was the first time that you used it.

I personally love being able to wirelessly charge all the things, and if you do too then you might want to check out this Apple AirPower-like 2-in-1 wireless charging pad.

This Apple AirPower Alternative Can Wirelessly Charge Both iPhone And Apple Watch At Same Time For 1/5th The Price

Currently the only wireless charger that can charge an iPhone and an Apple Watch wirelessly and at the same time, the charger can be had now for $44.95 from here from here, down from the regular price of $99.99 if you take advantage of the current special discount coupon code of SPRINGAIWC10 during checkout.

If you’re familiar with Apple products, or at least products that it announced but never got around to launching for whatever reason, then you will be familiar with AirPower.

Apple’s AirPower is a wireless charging pad that promises to be able to wirelessly charge an iPhone, an Apple Watch and a charging case for the AirPods all at the same time.

It was announced late last year and as of yet hasn’t made its way to the market. This third-party offering looks very similar, and while it doesn’t charge your AirPods it also costs a fraction of the whopping $199 asking price that Apple is expected to slap on its AirPower wireless charger, if and when it finds its way out of Jony Ive’s white room.

If you do opt for this third-party charger then you’ll get a pad that can wirelessly charge any Qi-compatible smartphone at one end and a compatible Apple Watch at the other thanks to the little indentation that is purposely made for the Apple Watch’s behind.

It looks great too, and at just $44.95 you absolutely cannot go wrong by at least checking this thing out!

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How to AirPlay to HomePod without an Active Internet Connection

How to AirPlay to HomePod without an Active Internet Connection

How to AirPlay to HomePod without an Active Internet Connection

The HomePod is Apple’s latest new product line and with it comes a learning curve. One little tidbit that not many people know about is the ability to AirPlay audio to your HomePod, whether or not your HomePod is connected to Wi-Fi.

Follow along as we walk you through how to AirPlay to your HomePod from an iPhone or iPad without an active internet connection.

How to AirPlay to HomePod without an active internet connection

How to AirPlay to HomePod without an Active Internet Connection

1. On an iPhone or iPad, fire up the Home app, tap the location icon on the top right, and then Allow Speaker Access.

2 . Now choose Everyone. Optional: You can also require a password, that way not just anyone nearby could just play music. Note that this will enable this feature for all of your HomePods if you own more than one, and in the future will likely apply to all AirPlay 2 capable devices that hook into the Home app.

And that’s pretty much all there is to it! Now you’ll be able to AirPlay to your HomePods even when it’s not connected to Wi-Fi. This will even work for Macs, in addition to iPhones or iPads if you stream music locally via iTunes.

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Apple Music Offering Extra Free Month To 3-Month Trial Subscribers

Apple Music Offering Extra Free Month To 3-Month Trial Subscribers

Apple Music Offering Extra Free Month To 3-Month Trial Subscribers

Despite having over 40 million paid subscribers throughout a total of 115 countries, Apple Music continues to try to gain paying customers by offering additional free one month trials to those who previously trialled the service for the usual three months but decided not to become full time users for whatever reason.

Over the past few months Apple has been offering the additional trial to users in a number of countries, including the United States, United Kingdom and Hong Kong.

It is not 100% clear why Apple chooses the people that it does when sending out the offer of a free month, but those who do receive a magic ticket do so via either a push notification or email. It’s possible that users who have not tried Apple Music since its post-iOS 10 redesign are those who are being offered the new trials given the text used in some of the emails that have been sent out.

“Come see what you’ve been missing in the new Apple Music, like a simpler design that makes finding what you want, and discovering new music, easier than ever” is perhaps an indication that Apple wants people to try the new Apple Music interface for themselves.

Apple Music Offering Extra Free Month To 3-Month Trial Subscribers

Apple continues to push Apple Music at a time where Spotify too continues to show that there is still plenty of life in the music streaming game. Apple’s push to get people to re-try Apple Music may well prove capable of bringing users back over from Spotify, although that remains to be seen and will surely be shown in the next few rounds of subscriber numbers shared by the two companies.

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Apple Hires Samsung Executive to Lead South Korea Business

Apple Hires Samsung Executive to Lead South Korea Business

Apple Hires Samsung Executive to Lead South Korea Business

Apple Hires Samsung Executive to Lead South Korea Business

Apple Inc. hired a new leader for its business in South Korea, home to its biggest rival and a country where the iPhone maker has struggled with regulators.

Brandon Yoon, a veteran Microsoft Corp. executive and most recently a vice president at Samsung Electronics Co., joined this month as general manager of Apple Korea, according to his LinkedIn profile. An Apple spokesman declined to comment.

Leading Apple in Korea has been tough. In the days leading up to the iPhone X launch last year, Apple’s offices in Seoul were raided by authorities. More recently, the Korea Herald reported that Apple could face penalties in Korea over pushing iPhone marketing costs on to telecom partners in the country.

In 2012, Apple fired its Korea head amid slow iPhone sales in the region. According to data from Strategy Analytics, Apple had 18 percent of the Korean smartphone market last year, behind Samsung’s 56 percent. Earlier this year, Apple opened its first retail store in the country.

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How to Enable Type to Siri on iPhone and iPad

How to Enable Type to Siri on iPhone and iPad

How to Enable Type to Siri on iPhone and iPad

Type to Siri for iOS allows you to interact with Siri by typing text commands on an iPhone or iPad, using either the onscreen software keyboard or an external keyboard.

All of the Siri commands you’re used to using work through Type to Siri, it’s just the command entering process that is different as you quite literally type out a query or command and then Siri responds as usual.

Type to Siri on iPad and iPhone is an incredibly useful feature for myriad reasons, whether you just prefer to type, can’t use voice commands with Siri, have an accessibility setup where typing is more practical, or perhaps just because you like the idea of having a smart command line of sorts that is backed by a little virtual assistant.

Sound good? Then let’s turn on the Type to Siri feature in iOS so that you can use Siri with a keyboard on an iPad or iPhone.

How to Enable Type to Siri on iOS

Enabling Type to Siri is the same on iPhone and iPad, all you need is a modern version of iOS.

Anything past iOS 11 or later will have the feature, here’s how you can turn on Type to Siri and use it:1. Open the “Settings” app in iOS

How to Enable Type to Siri on iPhone and iPad

2. Go to “General” and then choose “Accessibility”

3. Select “Siri” from the accessibility settings

4. Find the switch for “Type to Siri” and toggle it to the ON position

5. Exit Settings

6.Summon Siri as usual, then type in a Siri command like “what is the weather in London” or “remind me at 4pm to defrost chicken”

Moving forward you just access Siri as you normally would, but you type in the command rather than speak it.

* Do note that Siri continues to speak feedback of commands to you, even if you use Type to Siri to enter the command.

All of the regular Siri commands you’d use work just fine with Type to Siri, if you can say it with the regular voice-interaction for Siri then it will also work with Type to Siri.

And yes, that includes all the goofy and funny Siri commands available too, but of course the most useful commands are going to be more practical, unless goofing off is considered practical anyway.

You could argue that Type to Siri is a bit more useful on the iPad than it is on iPhone, simply because the iPad is often used with a Bluetooth keyboard, an Apple Smart keyboard, and the bigger screen is a bit easier to type on too, but it’s certainly handy on iPhone too.

By the way, if you’re a Mac user then you can also enable and use Type to Siri on the Mac too, assuming you’re running the most recent OS versions.

Can I still use voice Siri when Type to Siri is enabled in iOS?

* Yes you can still use voice Siri commands with Type to Siri, but at the moment it’s done with a little bit of a workaround.

If Type to Siri is enabled and you want to issue a voice command to Siri, you must do so by summoning Siri as usual and then pressing the microphone button on the iOS keyboard first, which uses the Dictation feature to turn speech to text in iOS. Then just speak your command, and hit the Return key on the iOS keyboard. That’s all there is to it.

A few helpful tips for Type to Siri on iOS

*Use shortened language commands, for example use “weather London” rather than “what is the weather in London?”

*You can hold the ESC key on an external Bluetooth keyboard to mimic holding the Home button and summon Siri that way (holding Command + H with an Apple keyboard may work for this purpose too)

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How to Print a Web Page Without Ads from Mac OS

How to Print a Web Page Without Ads from Mac OS

How to Print a Web Page Without Ads from Mac OS

If you ever print articles from the web, you may be interested in learning how to print a stripped down and more simplified version of articles so that only the article content is printed.

This is made easy on a Mac with Safari, where by using a little trick you can print out a webpage article with a focus on the page content exclusively, thereby preventing you from also printing out various other page elements like advertisements, logos, buttons, widgets, polls, social media details, crazy layouts and formatting, and other information that is not particularly worthwhile to print to paper.

The end result is a simplified printed article that is focusing only on the article content and article pictures, without any extraneous details or complex layouts; instead you’ll get just a nice simple and clean article printed out with text and images.

Another added bonus to this slimmed down article printing approach is that you can save a bit of printer ink and printer paper too, since unwanted or unnecessary content won’t be printed out with the article.

This approach to printing out simplified versions of webpages will use Safari Reader mode in Mac OS, it works the same in MacOS or Mac OS X and with any vaguely modern version of Safari as long as it has Reader support.

How to Print Web Page Articles Without Ads or Other Unwanted Content from a Mac with Safari

Here’s how to print any article from the web in simplified form, focusing just on the text and images within the article itself and stripping away other data:

1.Open Safari on the Mac if you have not done so already, then visit the web page or article you wish to print a simplified version of (you can try it yourself with this article you are reading now if you’d like!)

2.Click on the reader button in the URL bar of the web page to enter into Reader mode (alternatively, you can pull down the “View” menu and choose “Show Reader”)

3.The article web page will be redrawn into Reader mode, which offers a simplified viewing and reading experience

4.Now pull down the “File” menu and choose “Print” as usual to print the article or web page

5.At the Print window, adjust any other printing settings as necessary, and optionally but recommended choose “Print Headers and Footers” so the printed version includes the original web page title and URL, and then choose “Print”

Now what is printed is will be the simplified “Reader” version of the article or web page, which strips out all content from a web page that is not directly related to the content text and content images.

You can also use this same approach to create simplified versions of web pages and articles to print to PDF from a Mac, which will generate a stripped down content-centric version of the web page or article just the same, except it will be saved as a PDF file instead.

Bonus Tip: Customize Reader Before Printing

Another nice bonus tip to combine with this; you can change the Safari Reader appearance and font too to make it even more suitable to your preferences before printing.

Printing an Article from Reader vs Default

In a typical article printed out from Safari, you’ll also be printing out other page data, including layouts, logos, links, ads, sidebar, and other information that just isn’t necessary to print out.

Compare that to a Reader version of the same article printed out from Safari, where the article has been stripped down into a simplified version with no layouts, logos, ads, links, sidebars, and other data.

The “Reader” version of a printed page in this case ends up using one less page of paper, and it would likely use less ink as well since there is simply less data being printed out.

This is a great trick but do keep in mind that most websites are supported by advertisers and run banner ads on webpages to fund their operations, and those efforts are circumvented by Reader mode. But, for printing out articles, it makes perfect sense for wanting to print out a simplified version of a webpage, particularly since it will reduce ink and paper usage.

This makes Reader Mode in Safari particularly helpful for printing out articles and web pages, and it works on basically every website you’ll find on the web that has article type content, whether it’s news, blogs, tutorials and walkthrough guides, recipes, instructions, or just about anything else in article format.

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How to Send Invisible Ink Messages from iPhone and iPad

How to Send Invisible Ink Messages from iPhone and iPad

How to Send Invisible Ink Messages from iPhone and iPad

iOS Messages includes the Invisible Ink feature which allows people to send obfuscated messages to and from iPhone and iPad.

The invisible messages arrive visibly obscured, and the content of the invisible message can only be revealed by swiping a finger on the blurred message(s) to temporarily reveal the message text, image, or video. And yes, that means invisible messages can send not just as invisible text, but also as invisible photos and invisible videos too.

Invisible Ink offers simple privacy in a fun way to share secrets or otherwise personal information through the Messages app of iOS without having them be visible to an onlooker.

The feature is part of the Message Effects set and is available on releases of iOS for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.For Invisible Ink to work as intended, both the sender and the recipient must be using iMessage to send and receive invisible messages.

Devices that are not using iMessage will receive the message as usual without the obfuscated Invisible Ink effect.

How to Send an Invisible Ink Message on iPhone or iPad

1.Open the Messages app in iOS and go to any message conversation thread (you can also send yourself a message to test this feature out)

2.Type any message as usual and then tap and hold on the blue arrow to access iMessage Effects, or use 3D Touch on the arrow*

3.From the message effects screen, choose “Invisible Ink”

4.Tap the arrow button next to “Send with Invisible Ink” to immediately send the message with the invisible ink obfuscated feature on that message.

The message will be sent obfuscated in invisible ink, and it will stay blurred and obscured until it is read through a touch or swipe.Alternatively, you can also include a photo, picture, video, or GIF and make those invisible too.

Note you will tap and hold on the arrow icon if the device is not 3D Touch equipped or if 3D Touch is disabled, whereas you must 3D Touch on the arrow if 3D Touch is enabled.

How to Read an Invisible Ink Message on iPhone or iPad

1.When you receive an invisible ink message that is obfuscated with the sparkling blurred pixels…

2.Tap or swipe on the invisible ink message to reveal its contents

3.Repeat with other invisible ink messages as necessary

The invisible ink messages will be visible for a short while after tapping them or swiping on them, and then they will become invisible again after a few seconds until they are touched or swiped again.

If you do not have the Invisible Ink feature available you either turned off message effects, iMessage is disabled, you’re not able to access it due to improper pressing and/or 3D Touch, or you’re on an older version of iOS and need to update to any modern release past iOS 10.0.

If you’re on an older version of iOS and do not have this feature at all, the next best thing is probably to turn off iMessage previews on the lock screen and then use a passcode to lock the device all the time.

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How to Compress Video on iPhone or iPad

How to Compress Video on iPhone or iPad

The iPhone and iPad can capture amazingly high definition video in 4K, 1080p, and 720p resolution, and while those movies will look fantastic they also create large file sizes. While you can always change the recording resolution of video in iOS ahead of time, another option is to compress video after the fact, thereby reducing its file size dramatically. Compressing video is helpful particularly if you want to share a video from an iPhone or iPad but you’re finding the movie file size is too large for a standard file transfer, message, or email.

How to Compress Video on iPhone or iPad

We’re going to show you how to compress video on an iPhone or iPad to reduce the file size or lower the video definition quality. Compressing video is not a feature that is built into iOS natively however, so we’ll be relying on a free third party app that does the job quite well.

To be clear, this approach is taking a video file that is already recorded and stored on the iPhone or iPad and compressing it. If you want to make a smaller video file size to begin with, you can change from using 4K video capture to 1080p or 720p ahead of time, or changing the video recording at 60fps or 30fps, each of which will reduce the file size of a movie recording, but obviously that’s not helpful for changing the compression or video quality on a video that has already been captured. Thus, we’ll use Video Compressor to shrink down and reduce the file size and definition of a video in iOS.

How to Compress Videos from iPhone and iPad with Video Compressor

1. Grab Video Compressor for iOS on the App Store it’s free and works on iPhone and iPad

2. Launch the Video Compressor app on the

iPhone or iPad after you have downloaded it

3. Tap the video you want to compress and shrink down the file size for

4. At the video preview screen, select “Choose” to open that video into Video Compressor

5. Use the slider at the bottom of the screen to adjust the video compression based on target file size of the compressed video, the further the slider moves to the left the stronger the compression and the smaller the resulting file size of the video will be

6. When satisfied with the compression and target file size of the video, select “Save” in the upper right corner

7. Video Compressor will go to work on the targeted movie file, this can take a while depending on the size of the video selected on the iPad or iPhone

8. The compressed video will be saved to your iOS Camera Roll when complete

Video Compressor is very effective and you can easily shrink a very large high resolution video down to a remarkably small size. In the example above I shrunk a video to 4% of it’s original size using Video Compressor on an iPad, taking a 150mb video down to a mere 6mb. Of course this comes at a hefty cost to the video quality, since compressing video inevitably reduces the resolution and definition of any video, so use the slider and target size to suit your own use case and needs.

The ability to compress video to shrink down size and reduce quality should probably be built directly into iOS so that iPhone and iPad users can do this directly in iOS without requiring third party apps (a similar feature exists native in Mac OS video encoder tools, so perhaps we’ll get such an ability in iOS down the road too.

Keep in mind if you use iCloud (and you should) then if you try to email a very large video then you should be able to share it with Mail Drop too. And of course if you’re nearby to the person you want to share a large video with, then sending over AirDrop from an iPhone to a Mac or other device is a viable solution too.

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Product Red iPhone 8 and 8 Plus to Launch Monday

Product Red iPhone 8 and 8 Plus to Launch Monday

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models in a limited edition (PRODUCT)RED color will be unveiled as early as tomorrow, according to an internal memo distributed to Virgin Mobile employees.

Product Red iPhone 8 and 8 Plus to Launch Monday

Product Red iPhone 8 and 8 Plus to Launch Monday

Virgin Mobile states that it will add the new smartphone models to its inventory system on Monday, April 9, coinciding with a launch announcement from Apple, which would likely be in the form of a press release. The memo doesn’t mention a (PRODUCT)RED edition iPhone X, so there might not be one.

The memo notes that there will be pre-orders, so it’s unclear if the new color would be available immediately or begin shipping later in April, but it does appear that Apple will introduce the models this week.

The information lines up with rumors about new red-colored iPhones from both Rosenblatt Securities analyst Jun Zhang and Steve Hemmerstoffer, who leaks information about mobile devices through his Twitter account OnLeaks. Ben Geskin also said the new color might be(PRODUCT) Red, after initially saying Blush Gold.

Apple unveiled a (PRODUCT) Red Edition of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in March 2017, but it may have decided to wait until April this year so that sales of the red iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models are fully reflected in its earnings results for the third quarter, generally a slower period of its fiscal year.

A recent report said Apple will also unveil a good iPhone X, which the Virgin Mobile memo does not mention. It’s certainly possible Apple could have a wave of press releases tomorrow detailing availability of the (PRODUCT)RED edition iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, gold iPhone X, and its AirPower charging mat.

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