However, these results combined with the iPhone X's comparatively low battery-life showing (see below) did knock the phone down a few spots in our rankings, says Fisco, who leads CR's phone testing program. It is notable that iPhone X is lagging behind its own counterparts from Apple, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.
Long story short, the issue stems from battery life - just like the case with the iPhone X now - but the Cupertino brand zeroed in on the problem and found that the testing method was faulty, getting a recommendation from the publication in the end. And while you don't get the familiar Home button, you pick up a decent amount of screen space in a phone that's significantly smaller than the 7 Plus and 8 Plus. The site said the iPhone X's display excelled because of its overall brightness, vibrant colors and deep black levels. In a test, the battery lasted for 19.5 hours, well behind the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, which lasted 26 hours.
Though the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus also sport glass backs, Consumer Reports says that they are "more resistant to breaking". They also listed the OLED display and the Face ID system as the strength of the iPhone X. But given that its resources appear to be focused on meeting demand for the iPhone X, and possibly bringing its infrared facial recognition technology to next year's lineup of devices, a foray into foldable tech may not be in the cards. The site said the feature's setup and unlocking process was "quick and easy".
The iPhone X did make it to the Consumer Reports list of top 10 smartphones, but the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus proved "hardier" when it came to a tumble test for emulating real-world drops and fumbles of about 2.5 feet. The site pointed out flaws with the battery and the device's durability.
However, the iPhone X did not do well during a more extensive test in a tumbling machine, which repeatedly drops the handset from a height of about 2.5 feet.
When subjected to shock 50 times, the display of two out of three iPhone Xs no longer worked properly, and the back of the phone broke when it was dropped 100 times.
House Passes Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill
Ed Perlmutter, a Democrat from Colorado, said the bill was an attempt to restrict the rights of states with tighter gun controls . Our state has strong gun safety laws in place and remains committed to enforcing these statutes in the face of federal overreach.
The iPhone X isn't the first phone to fail our tumble test. Though the front glass didn't crack, several bright green bars stretched across the screens from top to bottom.
For example, our testers also reported broken displays and back panels when they tumbled Samsung's almost all-glass Galaxy S8 and S8+ phones.
Us-based Consumer Reports recently said after an experiment that the iPhone X is inferior to other smartphones in terms of durability and battery life.
Durability is something to think about if you're considering a purchase of the iPhone X. The phone isn't just expensive to buy; it's also unusually pricey to fix.
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is now in early access on PC, but it will have its full release later this month. Before then, however, players will have a chance to purchase some exclusive items for the game.
Curse of Osiris raises the soft cap for Destiny 2 power levels to 330 from 300, which is the limit in vanilla Destiny 2 . It seems like the heroic strike playlist is locked just because it's a feature that's new to Curse of Osiris .
For Bitcoin, however, the cryptocurrency market takes a fee when a Bitcoin owner initiates a transaction. When it does happen, as Valve says has been becoming more common, Valve issues a refund for the amount.
Along with television hosting jobs and movie role, the WWE move seems to be a better fit for Rousey at this time in her life. Whether that clash eventuates at WrestleMania , or if Rousey competes in a different one-on-one matchup remains to be seen.
The trial, which is called the Diabetes Remission Clinical Trial (DiRECT), builds on earlier work by co-lead investigator Prof. The people assigned to the diet group stopped any diabetes drugs they were taking on the same day they began the diet.
First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence visited a regional chain with a cult following while traveling in Texas. Pence will first go to Corpus Christi to meet with first responders who are a part of the Hurricane Harvey recovery effort.
Boone has never managed or coached at any level, working as a broadcaster since last season after retiring as a player in 2009. Aaron Boone is making strong manager-player relationships in the clubhouse a priority.
Lombard Odier Asset Mngmt (Switzerland) Sa invested in 0.01% or 15,926 shares. 231,262 are held by Invest Advisors Ltd Liability. The company had revenue of $737.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $773.99 million.
On food security, the party promises to lauch "Indira Canteen" across the state which would serve food at Rs 10 per plate. The party also promised to form a minority commission and a minority ministry in Gujarat to take care of their needs.
Mariners, Angels each get $1 million for Ohtani from Twins
The move gives the Mariners $2.55 million available to give the highly coveted Ohtani, while the Angels now have $2.315 million. Because Ohtani is under 25 he is subject to global spending limits, which severely limits his earning power on the free market.
UCSD graduate students concerned over GOP tax plan
If also taxed for a $50,000 tuition waiver, the student would owe over $11,000 in taxes - 37 percent of their living stipend. But the issues for graduate students cut straight to the day-to-day experience of pursing a master's or doctorate degree.
H&R Block, Inc. (NASDAQ:HRB) To Release Earnings
Northcoast Research reaffirmed a "neutral" rating on shares of H&R Block in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th. H&R Block, Inc . (NYSE:HRB) has a market cap of $5.47 billion and over the last 12 months, HRB has risen by 18.74%.
Supermassive Black Hole Discovered at Edge of Cosmic Dawn
The light from this quasar was emitted 690 million years after the Big Bang, relatively close to the beginning of everything. The discovery will provide fundamental information about the universe when it was only 5 percent of its current age.
Jordan Peele's 'Twilight Zone' Revival Ordered by CBS All
Obviously none of these versions came to fruition, and CBS seems to have found a winning formula to finally bring this thing back. CBS All Access is available on your mobile device, Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast, Fire TV, PS4, Xbox or Windows 10.
Putin will allow Russians to compete at Pyeongchang Olympics
However, Pyotr Tolstoy, deputy speaker of the State Duma, the Russian parliament's lower house, has called for a boycott. No other country in the world - save, perhaps, Norway - puts as much stake in the Winter Olympics as the Russians do.