Oneplus Nord Shows Up On Geekbench Comes With A Twist

The OnePlus Nord is set for a July 21 announcement and with the date nearing we've been getting a lot of info on the upcoming phone, from both official channels and leaks alike. Adding to the pile of data today are a few benchmark entries. The AC2003 model name was already seen in the GeekBench database over a month ago, and a handful more listings have popped up in the past couple of days. The test results are in the ballpark we're expecting from the Snapdragon 765G chipset that's been officially confirmed to be used in the Nord. All the AC2003 listings have 'lito' as the motherboard and...

Samsung Galaxyx Z Flip 5g Design Leaked Video

Official-looking images of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G leaked last week and now we are looking at a video shared by leakster Evan Blass that shows off the Mystic Bronze variant of the foldable smartphone from multiple angles. You can check it out below.— Evan Blass (@evleaks) July 10, 2020 The clip doesn't include any specs of the Galaxy Z Flip 5G but thanks to TENAA we know the smartphone won't come with any major changes, except the chipset. This was corroborated by XDA's Max Weinbach who said the biggest difference between the 4G and 5G versions of the...

Android 10 With Coloros 7 Rolling Out To The Oppo R15

Oppo has rolled out the Android 10 update for the R15, complete with a fresh new in-house ColorOS 7. The R15 was announced in March 2018 and hit the stores in April, running then-current Android 8.1 Oreo with ColorOS 5 on top. The new release includes built-in Android 10 goodies like system-wide dark mode and gesture navigation, with Oppo's own slightly customized take on the latter. Then there's the thoroughly redesigned ColorOS visuals and added functionality we've been enjoying on new devices coming in for review, most recently the Reno3 Pro 5G - you can head over there for more...

Realme 6i India Launch Date Price Flipkart

The Realme 6i that was rumored to arrive in India this week may debut in the country on July 14 alongside the C11, Flipkart revealed in a listing that's now taken down. The exact price of the Realme 6i in India is currently unknown, but Flipkart says it will be priced under INR15,000 ($200/€175). That's hardly a surprise since Realme 6 starts at INR14,999 in India and the 6i will definitely be priced lower. There's no word from Realme about the Indian launch of 6i yet and seeing how Flipkart has taken down the listing, the July 14 release alongside the C11 may not happen after...

Iphone 12 12 Pro And 12 Pro Max Dummies Shown On Video Comparison With Older Iphones

A new video was posted by retailer Mobile Fun who has gotten their hands on a few iPhone 12 dummies. The dummies in question don’t reflect the final form of the upcoming iPhones, particularly the camera modules, but they do offer us a look into how the new iPhones will compare in size with previous models. The major change of the iPhone 12 lineup is the flattened edges that run around the perimeter of all the models. This makes them easier to hold and puts them in line with the design of the latest iPad Pro, which now features flattened edges. In size order, the iPhones shown in the...

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Pricing Might Surprise You

Phones over the years have gone up in price where these days, seeing a flagship priced over the $1,000 mark hardly comes as a surprise. However, there is some good news for would-be Galaxy Note 20 customers because if the rumors are to be believed, it might actually end up being cheaper than the Galaxy Note 10.To give you some context, the highest end Galaxy Note 10 model, the Note […]

The iPhone 12’s Display Could Be Rather Disappointing

Ever since Apple launched the iPad Pro with its 120Hz ProMotion display, many have wondered if the tech would ever find its way to the iPhone. The rumors initially claimed that this could happen with the iPhone 12 this year, but now according to leakster Max Weinbach, that could change for the worse.This is because according to Weinbach, he claims that during the testing of the 120Hz, the tech has […]

Honor 20 And Honor 20 Pro Are Now Receiving Magic Ui 31 Update Based On Android 10

European owners of the Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro will be very happy to know that a brand-spanking new software update is now on the way to them. It's already caught rolling out in France, Germany, and the Czech Republic, and it will probably spread to other countries soon. It brings Magic UI 3.1, which is the latest interpretation of Honor's Android skin. It's based on Huawei's EMUI 10.1, which itself stands atop Android 10. The first rollout of Magic UI 3.1 happened for the Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro back in May, but only in China. It's nice to see it finally visiting other parts of the...

Asus Rog Phone 3 Passes Through Taiwans Ncc With 6000 Mah Battery And 512gb Of Storage

The Asus ROG Phone 3 is on the way and it will be announced on July 22 in China and India. As DealnTech reports, the phone has passed through Taiwan’s NCC certification – leaving behind some of the phone’s unannounced specs. The model number listed in the NCC is ASUS_I003D and that will arrive with the A299-200150U-US 30W fast charge adapter. Meanwhile, the battery is rated for 6000 mAh and internal storage is listed at 512GB. The TENAA has previously reported a 5800 mAh battery, but 6000 is the ‘typical’ value. The ROG Phone 3 is confirmed to equip the newly announced...

Samsung Galaxy Note10 And Note10 Lite Are Both Discounted Today

If you're into Samsung's Notes, today you're in luck, as two of them are heavily discounted in the US. First off, the Galaxy Note10 can be had for just $609.99, unlocked. That's a far cry from its launch price last year, but the big caveat here is you're buying from eBay (although it is a seller with 99.8% positive feedback), and this is the international dual-SIM model (SM-N970F/DS). So before doing the deed, make sure it plays well with all of your particular carrier's bands. If that's not an issue, then head on over to the first Source linked below to make your purchase. Currently...

Oneplus To Launch Nord Ar Invites Tomorrow For Inr 99 1 Will Let You Have An Early Look At The Phone

In the latest episode of the OnePlus Nord hype, the company announced that those who want to have an early look at the phone in augmented reality (AR) will get a chance to do so starting tomorrow at 12 PM IST time. OnePlus will charge users INR 99 (around $1) through for a special AR invite which will also secure them a spot for a launch day lottery and an assured gift. OnePlus Nord AR app on Android Once users have secured their invite code, they will need to set up the OnePlus Nord AR app for Android or iOS and scan their code. Then, the OnePlus Nord will appear...

Galaxy Note20 And Note20 Will Be Cheaper Than The Note10 Duo Reports Korean Media

Last year Samsung launched the Galaxy Note10 at a price of KRW 1.25 million and the Note10+ at KRW 1.5 million in South Korea. This year’s models will get a slight discount, reports Korean publication Naver - both the Galaxy Note20 and Note20+ will be KRW 0.05 million cheaper. To put it in a Western currency, that’s $40, so it’s not much. However, it goes counter to industry expectations as analysts had a forecast that the 2020 models will cost KRW 0.05 more than their predecessors, not less. The price cut is partially explained with the expectations of lower demand due to the COVID-19...

Oppo Find X2 Pro Lamborghini Edition Makes Its Way To India

Four months after its official debut, the Lamborghini Edition of the Oppo Find X2 Pro has arrived in India. The phone features identical specs to the X2 Pro but comes with an exclusive design inspired by the Aventador SVJ Roadster and a limited edition box filled with extra goodies. These include a car charger, TWS earbuds, case, a regular charger and cable all branded with the signature yellow bull logo. Oppo didn’t announce pricing and availability for the device but given its $1,900 price tag in China, we’re not expecting anything below that for the Indian market. Running through...

Here Are All Six Official Oneplus Nord Cases

Yesterday we saw three of the official OnePlus Nord cases, featuring the work of Swedish artists Camilla Engstrom and Finsta, and a case mirroring the internals of the phone developed alongside Zack Nelson from YouTube channel JerryRigEveything. Today @evleaks lets us see all six official cases for the OnePlus Nord. Rounding off the sextet are the Sandstone case, a clear case and a silicone case in lovely cyan (or is it teal, or Aquamarine?). All OnePlus Nord official cases The OnePlus Nord will become official on July 21. We already know its full specs but for if...

Huawei Matepad T10 And T10s Specs Detailed Renders In Tow

A couple of specs sheets and product renders of the upcoming Huawei MatePad T10 and T10s just popped up revealing pretty much everything you need to know about the two entry-level tablets. Starting with the T10s, ut features a 10.1-inch IPS LCD screen with 1920 x 1200px resolution while a HiSilicon Kirin 710A sits behind the wheel paired with either 2GB/32GB memory or 3GB/64GB memory with microSD card support of up to 512GB. A 5,100 mAh battery keeps the lights on, the tablet runs Android 10 with EMUI 10.1 out of the box and there's also a Harman Kardon loudspeaker. Huawei...

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5g Support Page Is Up Phone Is Closer Than Ever To A Launch

Samsung is holding an Unpacked event on August 5 and we expect to see a plethora of devices - three Galaxy Note20 phones, the Galaxy Z Fold 2 and an updated Galaxy Z Flip 5G with new chipset. The Flip phone actually has its support page finally up on Samsung Hungary’s website with the model number SM-F707B. Samsung SM-F707B device support page The Galaxy Z Flip 5G will sell in three colors in Hungary, but there will be four versions in total - purple, silver, and black, and copper. The last one, expected to be called Mystic Bronze, will be new for Samsung’s Fall 2020...

Oneplus Buds Teased To Launch Alongside Nord Series

Alongside the ongoing hype surrounding its Nord series, OnePlus is expected to debut its first TWS earphones - the OnePlus Buds. The brand’s official Twitter handle finally acknowledged the upcoming product with a cryptic post. The timing of the hint suggests that the Buds will launch alongside the Nord series on July 21. What's next in line?— OnePlus (@oneplus) July 10, 2020 At the same time, the OnePlus Buds appeared on Amazon India’s launch info subscription portal which also implies their nearing launch date. So far we’ve only seen renders of...

iPhone 12 Pro Models To Come With 6GB Of RAM

When it comes to RAM on the iPhone, Apple hasn’t exactly rushed to try and cram as much RAM as possible into their handsets. This has been a slight point of contention amongst iPhone users who feel that their devices could benefit from extra RAM, and the good news is that Apple is willing to oblige.According to a tweet by @L0vetodream, it alleges that for the iPhone 12 Pro models, […]

The Huawei Mate 40 Could Have A Curved Screen Like The Mate 40 Pro

The Huawei Mate 40 could adopt a curved display, if this glass screen protector is anything to go by. The accessory was revealed by Weibo user 8090 Life Digital. Last year Huawei's Mate 30 line featured a waterfall curved display on the Mate 30 Pro and a flat screen on the Mate 30. Huawei is expected to unveil its new Mate 40 series sometime this fall, possibly in October. We know very little of the Mate 40 line, but expect it will be powered by a 5nm Kirin 1020, possibly a 108MP main camera and, most likely no Google Play Services. Source | Via

Honor Magicbook Gets Ryzen 4000 Cpus On July 16

Honor shared a poster on Weibo teasing its upcoming MagicBooks, which are probably going to be just an internal refresh. However, it's going to be a big upgrade as the new lineup will utilize AMD's new 7nm Ryzen 4000-series CPUs. The announcement will take place on July 16 starting at 14:30 CST. Honor's teaser poster The new chips promise a significant jump in performance while improving power efficiency at the same time. We were pleased with both aspects of the current MagicBook 14 with the Ryzen 3000-series in our review but we also wanted to see the new Ryzens and we suggested...

Xiaomi Plans Global Launch For A Phone Mi Band 5 Electric Scooter And More For July 15

Xiaomi is gearing up for the global launch of several gadgets that are part of its ecosystem. The company’s Twitter account posted this teasing message to announce the date for the event – July 15 (next Wednesday). There’s a phone hiding in the top half of the second “2” – the design with the fingerprint reader just below the cameras matches the back of the Redmi 9 exactly. It’s already available in Spain, though, beating even the launch in China. Still, it’s not yet available everywhere in Europe and certainly not globally. Next up is a TV in the last “0”. Xiaomi did unveil the Mi TV...

Sony Invests 250m In Epic Games Owner Of Fortnite And Creator Of Unreal Engine

Sony has announced it has invested $250 million in Epic Games, the developer and distributor of the popular game Fortnite, which is also the creator of Unreal Engine. In a statement, the Japanese company has revealed it now owns a 1.4% stake of Epic, and the deal will lead to building “a more open and accessible digital ecosystem for all consumers and content creators”. Epic Games has remained impartial to cross-platform technology, but analysts predict that Sony might get an edge in the upcoming battle of PS5 vs Xbox Series X. Sony CEO Kenichiro Yoshida said Epic’s technology keeps it...

Crash Bandicoot Will Be Coming To Mobile As A Runner Game

Endless runners are fun, but after a while, it tends to get stale due to the fact that there is really no “end game”. This means that players essentially keep playing until they’re bored and get a score as high as they possibly can, and this is something that Crash Bandicoot: On The Run is hoping to tackle.Based on the Crash Bandicoot franchise, On The Run will be a new […]

Your iPhone Can Now Be Used For Motion Capture

If you thought that motion capture would be an expensive process that would require a lot of equipment, for the most part you might be right. This means that for small time or indie developers, trying to create a game involving motion capture could be out of their budgets, but Epic wants to change that.The company has since announced a new app designed for the iPhone called Live Link Face […]

Japanese AI App Can Tell How Good Is Your Tuna Sashimi

When you eat tuna sashimi or sushi, there are some that are more expensive, and some that are cheaper. This is due to the different grades of tuna, where usually higher-end restaurants tend to get the better/more premium cuts, and it usually takes an experienced buyer to be able to tell how good the quality is when selecting the fish.However, it seems that Japan wants to take some of the […]

Samsung Might Ditch Accessories In Future Handsets As Well

According to the rumors, Apple is said to be planning on ditching the accessories they typically bundle with their smartphones. This includes the earphones and the power adapter (they will include the cable though). Now it looks like other companies could soon follow suit, and Samsung is rumored to be one of them.In a report from Korean publication ETNews, they claim to have received tips from industry sources who claim […]

iOS 14 Public Beta Is Now Live And Available

While iOS 13 was a pretty decent update, iOS 14 seems to be bringing a ton of changes to Apple’s smartphone operating system, where the company will finally make widgets a bit more front-and-center and more useful than before. This will no doubt change the way that iPhone users use their devices, and the good news is that you can now check it out.After being available for developers to test, […]

Reddit Will Stop Copying Your Clipboard In Upcoming iOS Update

Apple loves touting the privacy of their products, and iOS 14 actually does a pretty good job of that by notifying users whenever an app accesses the clipboard on their devices. For those unfamiliar, the clipboard is basically where whenever you copy a text (or image or file) is stored temporarily.Users have been discovering that quite a number of apps have actually been accessing their clipboards without their knowledge following […]

iPhone 12 Could Cost $50 More Despite Lack Of Accessories

A popular rumor at the moment is that the iPhone 12 will not ship with accessories like the EarPods and the power adapter. Some have attributed this reasoning to a reduction in costs, while others cite environmental issues. However, if you were hoping that a reduction in costs could mean a cheaper iPhone, you could be disappointed.This is because according to analyst Jeff Pu, he has released a research note […]

iPhone 12’s Leaked ‘Thinner, Exquisite’ Packaging Confirms The Lack Of Accessories

If the rumors are to be believed, Apple will make a rather controversial choice this year in which they will not be bundling earphones or a power adapter with the iPhone 12. In fact, a recent rumor claimed that Apple will modify the existing packaging of the iPhone 12 to make it “thinner” and more “exquisite”.Whether or not those rumors are true remains to be seen, but now an image […]

Google Maps Could Soon Come With Traffic Light Indicators

Google Maps is great for showing you which roads to take, which paths to walk on, which trains to catch, and now it looks like it might even show you where the traffic lights are. According to a recent discovery shared on Droid-Life, it appears that Google is testing out including traffic light indicators on Google Maps.This will come incredibly handy while you are driving, especially if you’re trying to […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Confirmed For August 5 Announcement

If you’re more of a fan of Samsung’s Note series of handsets, then you might be eagerly anticipating the launch of the Galaxy Note 20. The good news is that Samsung has since officially announced and confirmed that on the 5th of August, 2020, they will be hosting a new Galaxy Unpacked event.While the company does not mention which devices will be announced, it’s almost a guarantee that the event […]

iPhone 12 Lineup Might All Use OLED Displays

For the past several years, Apple’s smartphones have been a mixture between LCD and OLED displays, with the lower-end models using LCD while the more expensive offerings using OLED. However, that is expected to change this year because according to a report from Nikkei, it seems that Apple’s entire iPhone 12 lineup will use OLED screens.This actually corroborates a claim we had heard back in January 2019 which claimed that […]

OnePlus Will Be Launching Its New Smartphone Using Augmented Reality

According to the rumors, OnePlus was said to be working on a new mid-range smartphone. It turns out the rumors were right and according to an announcement by OnePlus, they will be officially revealing the handset, known as the OnePlus Nord, on the 21st of July through augmented reality.According to OnePlus, as you can see in the image above, this will be the world’s first AR smartphone launch. It is […]

Latest iOS Update Seems To A Battery Killer

When Apple launched the iPhone 11 back in 2019, the company actually surprised many when it was discovered that one of the main improvements was a larger battery that offered considerably longer battery life over its predecessors. However, the same cannot be said for Apple’s software updates.According to a variety of complaints made on Apple’s Communities website, it seems that many users are complaining that following the iOS 13.5 and […]

Samsung Could Ditch Qualcomm In The Galaxy S21

For years, Samsung’s flagship smartphones have come in either a Qualcomm or Exynos variant depending on the market it is being sold in. However, according to a new rumor, it seems that Samsung could be ditching Qualcomm’s chipsets for its 2021 Galaxy S21 handset and could instead be relying on its own Exynos chipsets.As to why Samsung could be making the switch, there are several reasons. One of those reasons […]

Apple Is Still Working On Touch ID For The iPhone

It has been several iPhone generations since Apple removed Touch ID on their iPhones and introduced Face ID. However, as potentially more secure Face ID is over Touch ID, it’s hard to deny how much more convenient Touch ID is, especially in this day and age where we’re wearing masks which makes authenticating with Face ID a bit more difficult.Will Apple ever bring back Touch ID? According to the rumors, […]

The iPhone 12 Could Sport A Pretty Fantastic Camera

As the smartphone market matures, it means that in terms of performance gains, it isn’t quite leaps and bounds like it used to be. This means that handset makers need to find new ways to improve on their devices, and for the upcoming iPhone 12, it seems that Apple will be focusing on the camera.According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, he has released a new research note that was seen by […]

Apple Survey Seems To Confirm Our Worst Fear

There seems to be a rumor making its rounds that claims that for the iPhone 12, Apple will not be bundling accessories with the device. This means that the iPhone 12 might not ship with both the EarPods and the charger, both of which are very common accessories that we see bundled with pretty much all smartphones.Of course, with this being a rumor, it’s hard to say if it is […]

Your Passport And Driver License Could Soon Be Replaced By Your iPhone

We carry our phones with us all the time which makes it the perfect vessel for storing certain documents and cards, like credit/debit cards, loyalty cards, boarding passes, and more. However, it seems that Apple is envisioning a future in which the iPhone could potentially replace other documents like our passports or driver’s license.In a patent discovered by AppleInsider, “A device implementing a system for using a verified claim of […]

Apple Has Plans To Eventually Get Rid Of The Notch On The iPhone

The notch design in smartphones has been a fiercely debated topic, where there are some who hate the design, while others don’t seem too bothered. Companies have tried various workarounds, such as using hole-punch cutouts, or popup cameras, but neither of these are necessarily ideal.For iPhone fans who hate the notch, you might be interested to learn that according to a report from Patently Apple, it appears that Apple is […]

Apple’s App Store Made Some Serious Bank During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Despite Google’s Android platform having a much larger market share, it seems that when it comes to earning money from apps, it’s hard to deny how much more lucrative Apple’s iOS platform is. A new report from Sensor Tower seems to confirm that, especially during the coronavirus pandemic.Based on the data they’ve gathered, it appears that iOS users spending in the App Store is nearly double that of Android users […]

Samsung Launches A New Wireless Charger That Sterilizes Your Phone

If you were to think about it, would a toilet seat be cleaner than your smartphone? Given what we do in the toilet, it would be reasonable to think so, but the reality is that studies have found that our phones are actually dirtier due to our hands touching it, and our hands touch just about anything and everything.Now with the coronavirus pandemic, personal hygiene has become more important than […]

More Confirmation That The iPhone 12 Will Not Ship With Accessories

When you buy a smartphone, you can reasonably expect that it will come with a pair of earphones and also a charger. These are the basic accessories that are typically bundled with the majority of smartphones, but Apple is expected to turn things on their head by doing away with them completely.This is according to a tweet by leakster @L0vetodream which confirms that the iPhone 12 will not ship with […]

Production Of The iPhone 12 Has Been Delayed Again

Apple typically launches new iPhones in September. However, this year there have been rumors suggesting that the iPhone 12 could be delayed to either October or November, but there have also been reports to suggest that the phone’s launch is apparently still on track for a launch in September.Now according to the latest report from the Asian Nikkei Review, they are claiming that we could potentially see delays yet again. […]

The iPhone 12 Might Not Come With A 120Hz Display After All

If the rumors are to be believed, Apple’s upcoming iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max could come with 120Hz displays. This is certainly pretty exciting if the rumors are true, but according to Ross Young of Display Supply Chain Consultants, he claims to have heard from his contacts that this is not true.According to Young, he claims that his contacts have been unable to corroborate the rumors of […]

Stadia Controller Will Now Work Wirelessly On Android Devices

While wired controllers on home consoles is acceptable, it is a bit strange when it comes to mobile because it means that it makes it less portable and a bit more clunky when setting it up. Oddly enough, wireless support for Google’s Stadia controller for Android devices was not available at launch, but that has changed.If you do play Stadia games frequently on your Android phone, you’ll be pleased to […]

Apple Stops Development On Apple Arcade Games That Aren’t Engaging Enough

Mobile games these days tend to adopt the free-to-play model where the game is free to download and play, but if players want to advance in the game or if they want certain features or boosts, they’ll have to pay for it. This can be a bit annoying as gamers just want to play without necessarily paying more for it.This is where Apple Arcade comes in, where for $4.99 a […]

4K 240fps Video Recording Rumored For The iPhone 12

If you were to take a look at video recordings you made either on your phone or camera from back in the day and play it back on a display with a higher resolution, it might look a bit fuzzy or grainy. This is because back in the day, videos on our phones were captured at a lower resolution.These days, our phones are capable of shooting at 4K video, but […]

samsung galaxyx z flip 5g design leaked video

Official-looking images of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G leaked last week and now we are looking at a video shared by leakster Evan Blass that shows off the Mystic Bronze variant of the foldable smartphone from multiple angles. You can check it out below.— Evan Blass (@evleaks) July 10, 2020 The clip doesn't

android 10 with coloros 7 rolling out to the oppo r15

Oppo has rolled out the Android 10 update for the R15, complete with a fresh new in-house ColorOS 7. The R15 was announced in March 2018 and hit the stores in April, running then-current Android 8.1 Oreo with ColorOS 5 on top. The new release includes built-in Android 10 goodies like system-wide dark mode and

realme 6i india launch date price flipkart

The Realme 6i that was rumored to arrive in India this week may debut in the country on July 14 alongside the C11, Flipkart revealed in a listing that's now taken down. The exact price of the Realme 6i in India is currently unknown, but Flipkart says it will be priced under INR15,000 ($200/€175). That's