iPhone X Review: 5 ways to make it better (Apple Byte)

This is the best iPhone Apple has designed, but it’s not an iPhone for everyone. Brian tells us what he likes and ways they can make it better… for the iPhone XI!

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28 thoughts on “iPhone X Review: 5 ways to make it better (Apple Byte)

  • November 24, 2017 at 5:21 pm

    1) Remove notch
    2) USB-C
    3) Touch ID in power button
    4) Improved swipe gestures
    5) Headphone jack
    6) Apple pencil compatiblity
    7) Magnetic payment for ApplePay
    8) Cut the cost by $200

  • November 27, 2017 at 12:29 am

    Put the finger print sensor on the back. So you can use either FaceID, TouchID, or both.

  • November 27, 2017 at 2:37 am

    Samsung has that virtual home button, I thought I'd use it all the time, but in reality I never do

  • December 3, 2017 at 4:11 am

    Idk he sounds, to me, like some who is still trying to justify a $1000 phone. Are the new features, that android users have had for years, really worth the added expense? Are you also taking into account the drop in quality at apple since Steve jobs passed? Steve maintained a quality that made their technology easier to justify. I can't say the same about them now.

  • December 7, 2017 at 3:54 pm

    nice job my man! I agree with everything you said. I did get a case for mine because it left to slippery?

  • December 9, 2017 at 2:11 pm

    to close a app just slide it up to get rid of it much easier

  • December 16, 2017 at 2:46 pm

    Really the only thing I do not understand is the 9×18 aspect ratio, when you watch a movie on the phone and you “ pinch to expand” it cuts the ratio.

  • December 29, 2017 at 3:36 am

    I love the phone but I could do without the notch I agree with everything you said 100% Can you believe iPhone has 3 new phones coming out are you gonna ditch the X?

  • January 12, 2018 at 5:51 am

    Skunkhead losing fanbase.
    Apple is falling off.

  • January 21, 2018 at 5:45 am

    Dxomark ranked the pixel xl 2 camera higher smh

  • January 23, 2018 at 2:13 am

    it is for an i sheep you pay way too much for not much more apple could have got a way better screen as it is one of the lowest quality oled screen that Samsung make . and the phone is $1000 +tax in the us and the rest of the world it is almost $2000 or more . I would like there phones if they removed the camera bump put a way bigger battery like twice the size and gave it real quick charging and that it came with it out of the box . but then i could go on all day what it would take for me to buy a i phone 10 . but then i could get two phones that are just as great or better for the same money .

  • January 23, 2018 at 12:47 pm

    It is a bit misleading to say FaceID is faster. It is not faster than TouchID, not yet. It just feels way more natural in some situations, like you said, while using Safari to login to something and so on. The next generations of FaceID maybe faster, but this one is definitely not.

  • January 26, 2018 at 2:32 am

    Coming from iPhone 4 to iphoneX ,I think it nice !
    Thx Tong

  • February 3, 2018 at 6:05 am

    Too much wa wa waaaa!!!!!!! You know you love it and its amazing……… wipe up to tears and grow up!!!     I luv your videos !!! By the way
    …..Baby Cry Review!!!!

  • February 8, 2018 at 8:59 pm

    This was really good. I LOVE the size of the phone. I had the 7+ and 8+ and those screens were too big but I wanted the camera. Now with the 10 I have the phone I want with no compromises.

  • February 20, 2018 at 4:22 am

    I like the small form factor great size for putting in pants pocket. What would be real nice is customizable screen and app drawer.

  • February 20, 2018 at 4:43 am

    IPHONE X is like a real sexy looking chic. And then she takes her jacket off and Damn Flabby Arms ( The Notch) .. Lol

  • February 20, 2018 at 9:25 am

    I like the iPhone X. It’s the first iPhone I’ve wanted so I thought I would set my G4 to one side and use my daughters old 6s to find out what IOS is like – and I was impressed. I didn’t like having a physical home button and found the keyboard a little too small to use reliably. However, both of those issues would go away for me with the iPhone X. However, one thing that I really can’t get used to is the lack of a notification LED. My G4 is set up so I can walk back into a room and know if I have messages without having to pick it up or waste battery power lighting up a screen. The LED colour even tells me what type of message it is and some I will respond to right away. After over a week using the 6s, this is still an issue for me. Sure, I can have notifications displayed while the phone is locked – but that is insecure and anyone could read them.
    Why has Apple been so stubborn on this feature? The cost of adding an LED would be miniscule and it would remain hidden from view until it was illuminated. For those who really don’t like it – and there are a few who would throw themselves off a cliff at the thought, the LED could easily be disabled using settings. To me it’s a no-brainer in terms of design and would ensure that a ‘top-of-the-range’ mobile phone would cover all the bases.
    Perhaps, now that we have an OLED screen, someone will write an app which lights a few pixels to emulate the LED – or better?
    I will carry on using the 6s for a few more weeks and then decide on the X. Incidentally, the screen notch isn’t an issue at all for me. In fact, I kind of like it.

  • February 23, 2018 at 8:10 pm

    1 make notch flush w/ phkne

    2 make it cheaper

    3 finger print scanner underglass

    4 let us swipe up to close apps

    5 make apple logo light up or be a finger print scanner

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  • April 10, 2018 at 7:50 pm

    Again, to enter into app switching just make an arching swipe up from the bottom left to open quickly.
    Hold the app for a second to enter closing mode then swipe up (you don't have to tap the red dot) and you can swipe multiple apps at once using 2 or 3 fingers

  • April 13, 2018 at 9:40 pm

    Touch ID was faster? So what do we do with the 1/2second saved? Watching first world problem videos like this guy….

  • May 3, 2018 at 12:23 am

    BlackBerry 10 software was the first to come out with all these swipe gestures 4 years ago. I’ve owned almost every blackberry phone and this new iPhone 10 is amazing because I get apples software with all of blackberry 10’s swipe gestures. This is the the greatest phone to date ever!!!!

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