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iPhone 8 Plus reportedly splits open while charging

It wouldn’t be an iPhone launch without some sort of “gate” controversy. In the past there’s been antenna-gate, bend-gate and now charge-gate? That appears to be the case for an iPhone user in Taiwan who claims her iPhone split open while charging.

The iPhone in question is new Gold iPhone 8 Plus (64GB). According to the user, Ms. Wu, she was charging her phone with the Lightning cable and wall plug that was included in the box. She had just purchased the iPhone 8 Plus five days earlier.

In her account of the incident, within three minutes of charging the phone, she noticed the front panel bulge before completely disconnecting from the frame. Her phone was recovered by her carrier and was out sent to Apple for analysis.

Ms. Wu wasn’t the only person affected by this issue. A Japanese user took to Twitter to show how her Silver iPhone 8 Plus had arrived in the box. It looks similar to Ms. Wu’s iPhone, with the front glass panel disconnecting from the aluminum fame.

Top 10 Best-Selling Bikes & Scooters In India (July 2017)

Top 10 Best-Selling Bikes & Scooters In India

Indian automobile market witnessed an impressive sales number from motorcycle and scooter industry in July 2017. The top 10 products are almost the same as every month but this time, number speak a different tale.

Top 10 Best-Selling Bikes & Scooters in India (July 2017)

Honda Activa comes out as the most selling product of India, finding 2,92,669 owners in just one month. This number is even more than collective sales of few Indian motorcycle and scooter brands. Counting them separately, Hero Splendor sold 2,22,458 units in the same month. It was the highest selling geared machine of India in July 2017.

The motorcycle list continues with Hero HF Deluxe and Honda CB Shine at 1,55,908 and 81,704 units respectively. Hero Passion follows closely at 79,778 units for the fourth position. Hero sold 77,589 units of Glamour 125, and Bajaj Pulsar series collectively sold 56,953 units while the most expensive on this list, Classic 350, s…

Airtel rolls out 60GB data for 6 months free of cost

Airtel rolls out 60GB data for 6 months free of cost

India’s largest telecom operator Airtel has rolled out a new plan that will get its postpaid users 60GB free data for six months at free of cost. Users need to install Airtel TV app on their phones first to avail the plan. On opening the My Airtel app, users will see a banner to claim free data. Users have to click the banner, and follow the on-screen instructions. The free data is credited to the account in next 24 hours.

2018 Royal Enfield Classic 350 'Gunmetal Grey' and Classic 500 'Stealth Black'

Royal Enfield recently launched two of its most popular models with a rear disc brake in India. Classic 350 Gunmetal Grey Edition was launched for INR 1,59,700 (on-road Chennai) while Classic 500 Stealth Black Edition costs INR 2,05,200 (on-road Chennai).

Classic 350 Gunmetal Grey comes with Matte Grey as its base shade, clearly flaunting attitude with its Dark Tan seat whereas Classic 500 Stealth Black is completely wrapped in Matte Black, covering even the minor details like headlight ring, suspension cap and side boxes.

Both the bikes are now equipped with Thunderbird sourced rear swing arm and 240mm disc brake. Royal Enfield has officially confirmed the news through its press release and will start accepting bookings for the dual disc models from September 18,2017.

This comes as one more positive move, hinting ABS as the next big thing to arrive in India. Royal Enfield can also introduce the same component change in Bullet 500 in the coming months.