Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Iphone"

The meaning of "Iphone" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does the "i" in iPhone mean?
A: The first Apple product to use that lowercase i was the iMac, which at the time stood for "Internet Macintosh." Since then the i has been used even on products that don't connect to the internet, such as the iPod.
Q: What does R.I.P. to my iPhone. I just dropped it in the toilet. mean?
A: R.I.P. is short for the Latin phrase "Requiescat in pace," which means, "may he rest in peace." (This phrase is often said by Ezio in the Assassins Creed series.)

We shorten this to "Rest In Peace" so that it will also fit R.I.P. in English.
Q: What does iOS9.3にWi-Fiでアップデートする人は、必ず"iPhoneを探す"を解除してから行わないと、アップデート後にアクティベーション画面が出てきてパスワードとかわからない場合 文鎮化しますのでご注意を
なお、カスタマーサポートはこの件で本日90分待ち笑
#iOS93
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Q: What does “E” in iPhone SE's mean?
A: edition. SE stands for special edition
Q: What does a watched iPhone never boils mean?
A: The original expression is "a watched pot never boils." It means that something you are waiting to happen will not happen if you are concentrating on it.

I believe the iPhone part is something that Siri said. If you are setting a timer on your phone, you should not sit there and watch it count down the time. It's like watching a pot and waiting for it to boil.

Synonyms of "Iphone" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between I got an iPhone and I have an iPhone ?
A: “I got an iPhone” - One would use this phrase to answer someone asking them about a recent purchase. One would usually answer with “got” when someone asks them a question with the word “get”

For example:
Friend 1: So what kind of phone did you get?
Friend 2: I got an iPhone

Or another example with “get” and “got”:
Friend 1: Did you get the message I sent you?
Friend 2: Yeah, I got it


“I have an iPhone” - One would use this phrase to answer someone asking them about a phone (or any other subject) that they have had in their possession for a while. One would usually answer with “have” when someone asks them a question with the word “have”

For example:
Friend 1: What kind of phone do you have?
Friend 2: I have an iPhone

Or another example:
Friend 1: Do you have the notes from class?
Friend 2: Yes, I have the notes

NOTE: Saying “Yes, I got the notes” instead of “Yes, I have the notes” here would not be proper sentence structure.

In terms of which is more casual, both are commonly used so it is okay to use either as long as you follow the proper sentence structure.

I hope this explanation was clear :)!
Q: What is the difference between The iPhone X is the most fragile iPhone to date. and The iPhone X is the most delicate iPhone to date. ?
A: well both can mean the same thing as it can be interpreted as the same hint. However, if we did deep between the two words “fragile” and “delicate”, if you consider it fragile it must mean that it’s very easily broken and should be handled carefully. The same can go for delicate, but it’s more used to refer to it’s fine texture or structure. Though delicate may work as fragile as well.
Q: What is the difference between I'm charging my iPhone during wash the dishes. and I'm charging my iPhone while wash the dishes. ?
A: @0343-osashimi It's also normal to say "I'm charging my iPhone while washing the dishes."
Q: What is the difference between The latest iPhone can recognize your face. and The latest iPhone can identify your face. ?
A: face recognition is the name of the technology so I think the first is more correct. Identity has to do with things beyond your face, including your name and personal data.
Q: What is the difference between taken with iPhone and taken by iPhone ?
A: @OliviaEnatsu: they are the same

Translations of "Iphone"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? iPhoneをトイレに落とした。は〜!バックアップしておいて良かったあ!
A: I dropped my iPhone in the toilet. Haa! I’m glad I backed it up!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? iPhone のキーボードは「"日本語 - かな" フリック入力のみ」に設定すると、速く入力できておすすめです。
A: I recommend that you set your iPhone keyboard to "Japanese kana flick input only". This will allow you enter text quickly.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? iPhoneの予約が明日から開始されます。
A: Reservations for the iPhone will start tomorrow
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? iPhoneの面白いゲームアプリを教えてください!
A: "Please tell me some fun game apps for the iPhone." (Most literal)
"Any recommendations for fun game apps on the iPhone?" (More natural)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? iPhoneアプリ開発に興味はありますか?
A: Are you interested in app developments?

Other questions about "Iphone"

Q: What do you call the iPhone camera which to take selfies. (The one on the screen side)
A: front-facing camera
Q: I'm very getting tired of that my iPhone doesn't certificate my fingerprint. So I always have to input password. does this sound natural?
A: I'm getting very tired of my iPhone, I always have to input the password because it doesn't certificate my fingerprint.
Q: Which is natural?

I took out my iPhone to use an app called Runkeeper.
I took my iPhone with me to use an app called Runkeeper. does this sound natural?
A: I took out my iPhone to use the RunKeeper app.

And

I took my iPhone with me to use the RunKeeper app.

Or

I took my iPhone with me so that I could use the RunKeeper app.

Nothing wrong with the way you wrote it. Anyone of them would be appropriate.
Q: iPhone has been used a lot by people any other smartphone. does this sound natural?
A: The iPhone has been used by more people than any other smartphone.
Q: I took iPhone to check received messages on LINE. However, that wasn't iPhone but a remote-control for the air-conditioner.
I grinned at my funny mistake in my workspace

does this sound natural?
A: I grabbd my iPhone to checked my messages, however it was not my iPhone, but the remote control for the air conditioner. I laughed at myself for my mistake in the workplace.

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