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📲 iPhone 16 Pro Specs Revealed, iPhone 17 Plus Leaks + Spotify's Lossless Audio Update

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Hey Geeks! Dhvanesh here, your friendly neighborhood Apple enthusiast and editor-in-chief of iGeeksBlog+.

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This time, we're diving into the world of Apple where Apple aficionados are expanding their tech collections, embracing everything from iPhones to the beloved Apple Watch. Big news: the upcoming iPhone 16 Pro models are rumored to pack a punch with a whopping 256GB of base storage! Plus, there's a buzz about the iPhone 17 Plus possibly going smaller with its screen size - quite the plot twist!

For all you Spotify fans, get ready for a possible upgrade to lossless audio quality. But heads up, it might come with a price tag. Don't worry, though - we'll keep you in the loop every step of the way.


In this issue, you'll find:

💡 5 Things To Know This Week

⚙️ 3 Hacks You Should Try This Week

🔌 MageSafe Monday

📲 3 Apps You Should Download This Week

🖼️ Wallpaper of The Week


💡 5 Things To Know This Week

🔥 From iPhones to Apple Watch, Apple fans keep showing broad device adoption link​

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  • Many Apple customers own multiple Apple products, showing strong loyalty and adoption of the company's hardware ecosystem. Recent survey results from CIRP indicate high ownership rates of iPhones, iPads, Mac computers, and Apple Watches among Apple's enthusiastic consumers.
  • Apple's success lies not only in its flagship iPhone but also in the growing importance of services like Apple Music and iCloud.

📱 Both iPhone 16 Pro Models Will Feature 256GB Base Storage link​

  • The base storage for the upcoming iPhone 16 Pro may double to 256GB, making it stand out from previous models.
  • This increase in storage capacity could help differentiate the Pro models from the standard ones and accommodate the high-resolution photos and videos taken with the advanced camera.
  • Apple is expected to reveal the confirmed storage capacity in September when unveiling the new iPhone models.

🖼️ iPhone 17 Plus Rumored to Feature Smaller Screen Than iPhone 15 Plus link​

  • The iPhone 17 Plus is rumored to have a smaller screen than the current iPhone 15 Plus. This change could differentiate the Plus model from the Pro Max model in the upcoming lineup.
  • The iPhone 17 series is still a year and a half away, so that details may change.

📸 iPhone 16 Pro: Four new camera features coming this year link​

  • The iPhone 16 Pro will introduce new camera features like an upgraded 48MP Ultra Wide camera and expanded optical zoom capabilities.
  • Apple is also rumored to be working on an anti-reflective coating to reduce lens flare in bright lighting situations.
  • The upgraded Main camera sensor from Sony promises better low-light performance and improved photo quality for users.

🎶 Spotify listeners may finally get lossless audio -- but at a cost link​

  • Spotify may soon offer lossless audio through a new feature called Music Pro, including DJ remix capabilities and headphone optimization.
  • This new add-on is a premium enhancement to the existing Spotify service, aiming to attract audiophiles with high-quality sound and unique customisation options.
  • The release date and pricing for Music Pro have yet to be announced by Spotify.

⚙️ 3 Hacks You Should Try This Week

🖼️ How to Create a Photo Slideshow on iPhone link​

  • Creating a photo slideshow on your iPhone is easy and fun using the Photos app. You can showcase your memories with transitions, music, and even AirPlay it on a larger screen.
  • Follow simple steps to turn your photos into a polished slideshow and enjoy sharing or preserving your favorite moments.

👀 Learn +25 USEFUL Hidden Features, Tips & Tricks to Master Apple Find My link​

  • The Find My app on iPhone is packed with useful features like tracking devices and even friends.
  • The app easily locates lost items, pings your devices, and notifies you if you leave something behind. Sharing locations and using widgets are also handy features.
  • So, let's learn 25 useful hidden features, tips, and tricks for Apple's Find My app.

📸 Get the most out of the Camera app link​

  • Let's examine hidden features that enhance iPhone photography, such as adjusting settings for better quality and using techniques like adjusting aperture and lighting.
  • Also, take a look at tips like taking bursts of photos, zooming smoothly while filming, and using Siri as a remote control for taking pictures.
  • Additionally, learn to turn on grid view for better compositions and add long exposures and wider angles to panoramas for improved results.

🔌 MagSafe Monday

🔋Rode Magnetic Mount​

Stop Scrolling, Start Filming! The Must-Have Mount for Mobile Creators

  • Transform your iPhone into a mobile film studio: The Rode Magnetic Mount easily attaches mics, lights, and other accessories to your iPhone or MagSafe-compatible case, allowing you to create professional-looking videos with your phone.
  • Flexible and portable: The Magnetic Mount includes short and long cold shoe arms, plus a 1/4-inch thread mount. This lets you configure your phone for different shooting styles (portrait or landscape) and easily swap accessories. The lightweight aluminum design makes it easy to carry in your pocket or bag.
  • Quick and easy to use: Simply snap your MagSafe® iPhone® or compatible case onto the magnetic mount, attach your accessories, and start shooting. No complicated setup is required!

📲 3 Apps You Should Download This Week

1️⃣ Meditopia Yoga link​

  • Can’t quite touch your toes, or too stressed to do a child’s pose? Meditopia Yoga’s easy-to-understand video courses make yoga accessible even to total beginners.
  • What you may love is when you first launch the app, it walks you through an in-depth assessment of your yoga experience to point you to the right programs. Just starting out? Foundations of Yoga is designed to get absolute beginners comfortable. The advanced session Roots & Strength helps you strengthen your abs and legs.
  • If you're looking for something fresh, try the app’s face yoga routine. It’s a unique 16-minute practice that helps you work out your cheeks, jaw muscles, and more.

2️⃣ Loopsie: AI Photo Generator link​

  • Turn everyday photos into mini-movies: Breathe life into your pictures with Loopsie's cinemagraphs! Imagine gentle waves lapping at the shore or a flickering birthday candle flame - all in a single, stunning image.
  • Filming magic made easy: Forget fancy equipment! Loopsie's built-in stabilization keeps your iPhone shots smooth, even if your hands aren't. Simply capture a short video, draw around the part you want to move, and let Loopsie do its magic!
  • A free trial unlocks a world of creativity: The optional subscription takes your creations to the next level. Add light trails, create mesmerizing loops, or turn busy cityscapes into calming masterpieces. Plus, there's a free trial to test out all the features!

3️⃣ Populus Run link​

  • Crowd control is key in the delightfully chaotic Populus Run. Guide a speedy, not-so-nimble herd of humans through wacky obstacle courses – dodging massive desserts and leaping across chasms. Can you reach the finish line without losing too many people?
  • You may love how upbeat it is. With vivid colors, a bouncy soundtrack, and fireworks at checkpoints, this game radiates joy. And its food-themed enemies crack us up. Rolling doughnuts! A giant singing macaron! Danger at its most delicious.
  • A quick tip: sliding down pipes is exhilarating, but they’re full of traps! As you descend, rotate your peeps to avoid fan blades, barriers, and holes.

🖼️ Wallpaper of The Week

Introducing "The Nature" Wallpaper Collection
Nature's beauty often defies words, yet we attempt to capture its essence. Let simplicity speak volumes with these wallpapers.


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Dhvanesh
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