As scheduled, Apple officially released the watchOS 5.0.1 system update today, just 10 days before the release of watchOS 5. Users can update the system for their watches in the Apple Watch app on the iPhone, and they need to have at least 50% of the battery and they need to be placed on the charger.
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Ever since the iPhone Xs marketing image was leaked, people went crazy about its naming scheme, some say the 6.5-inch OLED model would be called iPhone Xs Plus or iPhone Xs Pro. However, according to 9to5mac’s sources, Apple may refer to the 6.5-inch OLED iPhone as the iPhone Xs Max. This means that this year’s two OLED iPhones will be called iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max.
Apple today released the Firmware Update 7.8 for the 802.11n AirPort Express models, bringing AirPlay 2 support to the wireless router devices. AirPort Express users can download and install the latest firmware via the AirPort Utility app on their iOS device.
Last weekend, the TSMC factories were hit by a virus attack. Some analysts said that the incident may delay the shipment of Apple’s new iPhone to a certain extent, but the impact is very limited because TSMC has well prepared to handle such problems. (Via 9to5Mac)
Apple quietly updated its MacBook Pro models this week, although this update did not bring any change in designs, the configuration, on the other hand, has received significant improvements for Pro users. Continue reading Apple Introduces 2018 MacBook Pro Models With New Processor, 32GB Of RAM, True Tone Display, And More
South China Morning Post reports that LG Display has begun producing OLED display panels for Apple’s iPhone X Plus. The first batch of production may be ready to go before the September debut of the new iPhones. This also means that LG will soon become Apple’s second largest OLED screen supplier.