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We stack the iPhone 12, 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max against the Note 20 and 20 Ultra spec-by-spec.

Commentary: Going by iPhone 12 naming standards, it's possible that the iPhone 13 Pro and 13 Pro Max would be portless, while the iPhone 13 Mini and regular iPhone 13 would keep their Lightning port.

Samsung Galaxy S20 Fe 5g Us Price Discount

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G 128GB variant that was launched at $700 in the US is currently available for $549 on Amazon. And if you decide to buy it from Samsung's official site, you'll have to shell out $600. Samsung has also slashed the price of the 256GB model from $770 to $670. However, you can get the 128GB model for as low as $140 and the 256GB variant for $210 if you trade-in your old smartphone. The discount on 128GB and 256GB variants on Samsung's online store is applicable on both unlocked and carrier-locked units. The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G is powered by the...

Stable Build Of Emui 11 Rolling Out To P40 P40 Pro And Mate 30 Pro

Huawei has just begun rolling out EMUI 11 stable for the Huawei P40, P40 Pro, and the Mate 30 Pro. A screenshot of the update has been posted to Reddit from Huawei Ailesi. Though the changelog is in Turkish, we can see some of the noted updated, which aren’t very significant compared to what’s been available on the Beta. The most notable changes are the subtle ones that further signify Huawei’s reliance on Android is switch to Huawei’s Harmony OS. For example, in the boot-up screen, the EMUI splash display still says “Powered by Android” but no longer uses the green Android...

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Huaweis Boss Wants Recently Sold Honor To Become Its Biggest Competitor

Earlier this month the persistent rumors were proven true: Huawei sold off its Honor brand to a consortium of Chinese companies. The sale was widely believed to have been triggered by the various bans that Huawei has been subjected to by the US government. Today Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei admitted at a company employee forum that the sale was necessary because of the smartphone unit being "under tremendous pressure due to a persistent unavailability of technical elements needed". He added that Huawei could overcome the difficulties, but decided to sell Honor so that the people it...

Uber HW Camera Scores #005: Sony XPERIA 1 II, Xiaomi Mi 10T, and More!

This week, we’re adding 14 new mobile camera hardware scores, from Sony phones that cost $1199 down to $160 for the Oppo A33 (2020) as we need to cover all price points if we are to help as many people as possible navigate the maze of camera options.But first, a few words about our mobile camera HardWare benchmark called Uber HW Camera, since it is how we estimate how powerful these camera systems […]

Samsungs Next Tws Earphones Will Be Called Galaxy Buds Pro

Samsung is getting ready to launch yet another pair of true wireless earbuds with Galaxy Buds branding, perhaps alongside the Galaxy S21 family in January. Following the original Galaxy Buds, the Buds+, and the Buds Live, we're going to get the Buds Pro. This name was confirmed by the Indonesian Telecom Certification authority, right alongside the model number SM-R190. The new earbuds have also been certified by China's 3C with a 472 mAh battery in the case, as well as the Korean NRRA. All of these certifications mean that this product is almost ready to launch, and of course...

Samsung and Amazon have added a slew of new deals to the Black Friday phone discounts we've already been seeing.

Zte Watch Live Announced With Ip68 Rating And Up To 21 Day Battery Life

ZTE unveiled its latest smartwatch in China dubbed Watch Live. It packs a square 1.3-inch TFT LCD with 240 x 240-pixel resolution. The Watch Live weighs just a hair over 35 grams while its dimensions come out to 40.6 x 34.6 x 10.8mm. It’s also IP68 rated and comes with a soft silicone band. You get 12 kinds of activity tracking as well as real-time notifications, music control, sedentary reminders and remote camera shutter functionality. There’s a weather app as well as a find my phone function which can buzz your paired device if you’ve misplaced it. ZTE Watch Live The...

It's unlocked for T-Mobile, but will work on AT&T networks as well.

Black Friday Deals

Black Friday is an American tradition that has been adopted by stores around the world – this is the day (sometimes, whole week) with some of the biggest discounts of the year. This means you can get a better phone for your money or spend less on the phone you wanted. And it’s not just phones, Black Friday discounts cover everything imaginable. But since our interests mostly lie in the mobile gadgets field, we focused on that – smartphones, tablets, smartwatches and wireless headsets. The table below will help you navigate quicker, just pick a category and country and the link will take...

First Tcl 20 5g Specs And Images Leak Ahead Of Early 2021 Announcement

TCL is preparing to launch another 5G smartphone at the start of next year and we have the first details for it. The new handset will simply be named TCL 20 5G, Evan Blass shared. It will be a midranger with a Snapdragon 690 chipset, three cameras and a big screen. The front panel will have a 6.67” diagonal with a Full HD+ resolution. There will be a hole in the center for an 8MP selfie camera, but the panel is likely to be LCD. It is a safe guess, given the fact the power key is said to double as a fingerprint scanner, positioned on the right side, right under the volume keys....

Youtube For Android Tv App Adds Support For 8k Video Playback

YouTube added support for 8K videos back in 2015 – long before 8K cameras or TVs were easily accessible. Five years later, flagship smartphones can shoot video in that resolution and there are some 8K TVs that, while pricey, are not completely out of reach. So, this update to the YouTube for Android TV app is a bit late, but better late than never. The changelog says that the new version adds “limited 8K support to Android 10 and up”. It’s not clear what “limited” means, but if you have a smart TV running Android 10 you can give it a shot. Here is probably the first 8K video to be...

Amazfit Pop Pro Smartwatch Incoming On December 1

Huami introduced a smartwatch called Amazfit Pop last month, and we already reviewed it. We were quite impressed with its health-tracking options and now a Pro version is incoming. A teaser revealed some key specs of the wearable, with a promise to tell us the rest on December 1. The Amazfit Pop Pro is said to have a 1.43” OLED screen, come with NFC, and 24/7 heart-rate tracking. It will bring Amazfit’s PAI algorithm to keep you active and motivated, and the wearable will have over 60 different sports modes. Here’s where it gets interesting - all the listed specs are also available...

Tecno Teases New Pova Phone With Quad Camera Will Launch On Flipkart In India Next Week

Tecno will launch a new product line in India with the speed-obsessed Pova phone. It will be available exclusively through Flipkart starting at 12:00 noon on December 4 (that’s next Friday). The phone will have a quad camera with a quad LED flash on the back. There are no details about the four modules, however, not much on the phone itself either. But going by the teaser images published by the retailer, the phone will also have a fingerprint reader on the back and a punch hole selfie camera on the front. Tecno Pova teaser images Other images make allusions to a large...

We answer your top questions about Apple's big bet on magnetic phone attachments for all four iPhone 12 models.

Huawei To Use Liquid Lens In Its Flagship Devices Next Year

A new report coming straight from China claims that Huawei is in the final stage of testing the so-called liquid lens, which is supposed to largely improve image stabilization and focus times. In fact, the focus time will be reduced to a couple of milliseconds matching the focus time of the human eye. It's said that the tech will be used for the telephoto camera first so instead of moving the lenses, the module will change the shape of the liquid through varying voltage so it focuses the light. As a bonus, the implementation will be more durable to shock as well, compared to the...

We go hands on with the Cyberpunk 2077 phone from OnePlus.

Access multiple Android apps side-by-side on your Windows 10 device, thanks to an update to the Your Phone app available for Samsung Galaxy phones.

Redmi Note 9 Series Teardown Reveals Differences Between The 4g And 5g Models

Yesterday marked the arrival of the Redmi Note 9 series in China and now local repair and teardown experts Aio Technology took apart all three models to show us what's on the inside. Taking off the backs reveals that the Redmi Note 9 4G and Note 9 5G come with plastic plates while the Note 9 Pro 5G uses of glass. Taking a look underneath we find the 4G model has its heat dissipation film on its back cover while the 5G models have theirs above the batteries. We can also observe the fingerprint cable connectors going to the motherboard and the integrated antennas. The 5G models have a...

Apple's iPhone 12 lineup is on sale now. Here's what you need to know about the new phones' price, colors and 5G capabilities.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 One Ui 3 Beta Update

Samsung released the Android 11-based One UI 3.0 beta for the Galaxy Z Fold2 in South Korea, but it was quickly suspended after a major bug was discovered preventing users from unlocking their phones after the update. However, the rollout has now resumed and the company has released a hotfix update for the foldable smartphone. The new firmware sports version number F916NKSU1ZTKD and squashes the bug that locked the Galaxy Z Fold2 users out. It weighs around 190MB in size and also includes the November 2020 Android security patch. New update for Galaxy Z Fold2 While Samsung is...

We compare cameras, performance, battery life and more between Apple's newest Pro phones and last year's models: the iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max and the iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max.

If a stranger is offering to send you a free gift in exchange for a gift from you, just don't do it. It's a scam. Plus look out for virtual card skimmers and other digital traps that are waiting for you.

Snapdragon 875 And 775g Pop Up On Antutu

December is approaching fast and that means Qualcomm will soon unveil it's next-gen, flagship CPU along with its upper mid-tier SoC - the Snapdragon 875 and 775G, respectively. And thanks to a famous Chinese tipster, we can also get a pretty good idea of what to expect in terms of performance. Reportedly, the prototype platform running the Snapdragon 875 scored around 740,000 points in AnTuTu, which is almost 25% faster than the Snapdragon 865+-powered smartphones that we tested. They cap around the 600,000 mark. However, we are pretty curious about the raw CPU performance and more...

CNET Senior Photographer James Martin puts the camera on Apple's new phone through the paces along California's Lost Coast.

Black Friday is here, but before you purchase any tech gifts, make sure to read this.

Check Out This Neat Video Of Samsung Highlighting The Exynos 1080 Specs And Features

Samsung introduced the Exynos 1080 chipset two weeks ago. The new platform is an evolution of the Exynos 980 and is the company's first chip, built on the 5nm EUV FinFET technology process. The unveiling took place mostly online without much pomposity. Now, Samsung has posted a video on its YouTube channel, highlighting all the cool specs and features of the Exynos 1080. Check it out below: The greatest proud of Samsung is the 5G modem in the Exynos 1080. It can theoretically get up to 5.1 Gbps speeds at NR Sub-6GHz networks, and any eventual phone can also take advantage of the new...

With a big battery, outstanding cameras and the largest screen ever on an iPhone, the 12 Pro Max deserves a spot in your pocket -- if you can get it to fit.

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Lenovo New Smartphone Series Teaser

Lenovo posted a few images on Weibo to tease its upcoming smartphone series that will compete with Redmi's freshly announced Note 9 trio. The pictures shared by Lenovo also reveal a few details about the company's upcoming smartphone lineup. For starters, at least one of the smartphones will have a squircle-shaped camera island on the back housing what appears to be three cameras and an LED flash. It will pack a punch-hole display and have the power key placed on the right-side frame. There's another button on the left, which might be a dedicated button to summon the digital...

Htc To Launch Tws Earphones With 480 Mah Battery

The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is the organization that oversees devices getting imported in the United States and from time to time its website gives us a bit of info on upcoming products. The latest finding is TWS earphones from HTC with a 480 mAh battery and USB-C charging port. HTC TWS1 The wireless earbuds might be called HTC TWS1, according to the listing. It also revealed that the whole set will include a charging case with a 400mAh power cell with 40 mAh battery in each bud. Looking at the actual images, we can only guesstimate the outside part will sport...

Oneplus 8 8 Pro Oxygenos 11 0 2 2 Update

OnePlus released the OxygenOS Open Beta 4 update for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro last week, and now it is rolling out a new software update (OxygenOS 11.0.2.2) for non-beta users of the Snapdragon 865-powered smartphones. The new build brings November 2020 Android security patch to the OnePlus 8 duo while improving the stability of communication functions and optimizing the split-screen app experience. Additionally, OxygenOS 11.0.2.2 brings optimizations for improved battery life and includes tons of bug fixes. You can check out the complete changelog below for all the...

Vivo V20 Pro 5g Officially Launches In India On December 2

vivo announced and released the V20 Pro in late September, but not in India. This shortcoming of the phone is due to be rectified very soon. We've already known that the V20 Pro would hit the subcontinent sometime in early December, and today the Chinese company has decided to announce the actual date of the unveiling: December 2. Sleek is fast too! #vivoV20Pro #Slimmest5G coming your way to #DelightEveryMoment. Launching on 2nd December. #StayTuned pic.twitter.com/M5JDXGUUQE— Vivo India (@Vivo_India) November 26, 2020 The official confirmation is good to have, of course. If you're...

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Available in Europe first and then North America, the Nord N10 5G expands OnePlus' offering of affordable 5G phones.

The iPhone 12 Pro and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra have two of the best smartphone cameras out there. Let's see which is better for landscape photos, portraits, selfies, night mode and video.

The iPhone now has one of Android's beloved features, and we'll show you how to use it.

Do you really need an iPhone 12 "Pro" model or is the regular iPhone 12 enough?

The iPhone 12 may be one of the more affordable iPhones of the new lineup, but its camera can give the previous iPhone flagship a run for its money.

Move over iPhone SE. This is the small iPhone people have been asking Apple to make.

Microsoft Willing To Work With Apple To Bring xCloud Onto iOS Devices

Apple had not too long ago expressed their willingness to allow game streaming services on their mobile devices, but there was a caveat in which they also required developers to submit their games to the App Store if it were also available on the game streaming service. Apple claims that this is so that they can review the games to ensure it abides by their terms and conditions.It is not […]

Samsung Might Kill Its Galaxy Note Series In 2022

For a while, there have been rumors that Samsung could be looking to retire its Galaxy Note series. While the series has done well, it seems that Samsung might want to move on from it. While some rumors have claimed that this could happen in 2021, a new rumor is suggesting otherwise.A tweet by @cozyplanes claims that 2021 will still see the launch of a new Note handset, but it […]

US FCC Has Confirmed That ZTE Poses A National Security Threat

For years, Chinese companies like Huawei and ZTE have supplied communications equipment to various countries around the world, but in the past few years, the attitude towards those companies have started to shift, most notably in the US where there has been a growing distrust towards these companies.It looks like ZTE could start running into issues because the US FCC has stuck to its guns and has continued to label […]

Before you head out with your iPhone 12, read these tips for taking your best phone photos ever.

From more customisation controls to split-screen apps, Android phones can do a lot that iPhones simply can't.

iOS 15 Could Drop Support For iPhone 6s, 6s Plus, Original iPhone SE

In 2021, Apple will most likely be releasing their next major iOS update in the form of iOS 15. However, in addition to releasing the update, Apple is also rumored to be dropping support for some older iPhones which includes the iPhone 6s, 6s Plus, and also the original iPhone SE that was released several years ago.There is a good chance that by now, most people with the iPhone 6s […]

Xbox Series X, Series S Controller Support Coming To iPhone And iPad

While the majority of mobile games can be played perfectly fine using the onscreen controls, there are some games that might benefit from using an external game controller. However, this in turn raises some issues in which gamers will need to spend extra money on a separate accessory.The good news is that so far, a lot of mobile devices already support the PS4 and Xbox One’s gaming controllers, but what […]

iOS 14.3 Greatly Improves On Siri Shortcuts

One of the changes that Apple introduced in iOS 14 was the ability to add widgets to the home screen. This in turn fueled the desire of iOS users to customize their home screens even further by using Siri Shortcuts to create custom app icons to help match the aesthetics of their iPhones, although there was a bit of a downside.Siri Shortcuts, in its current form, runs Shortcuts first before […]

New Data Suggests That Apple Was Right To Introduce Deeper Customization In iOS 14

One of the massive changes that Apple introduced in iOS 14 was the ability to add widgets to the home screen. While previous versions of iOS allowed users to add widgets, it was to a page to the left of the home screen. The extra step to swipe over basically meant that in some cases, it would have just been faster to launch the app itself.It turns out that Apple’s […]

LG Wing Review

The LG Wing is a commercial concept phone that is the first in the LG Explorer series of devices. It maximizes the user experience (UX) for landscape-optimized apps and augments the total available screen area by integrating a secondary screen. In this review, we put this new concept to the test and let you know how it works in the real world.There is more to the LG Wing than just […]

Google Will Bring End-To-End Encryption To Its RCS Messages

One of the features of Apple’s iMessages is that they are end-to-end encrypted. This is more or less the standard that we can expect from most communications apps these days, but oddly enough, Google’s Messages aren’t. However, the good news is that Google has since announced that they will be implementing end-to-end encryption soon.For those unfamiliar, Google’s Android Messages is basically’s Google’s answer to Apple’s iMessage, where instead of sending […]

You Can Now Stream NVIDIA’s GeForce Now Through Safari On iOS Devices

While Apple has relaxed its rules regarding game streaming services on its iOS devices, it is still somewhat restrictive as it would require companies to individually submit the games that would be playable through the service. The idea is that Apple wants to ensure that the games meets its own set of rules and regulations.However, this isn’t particularly realistic as app libraries can change, and games can be removed, which […]

iOS 14.2.1 Update Will Address iPhone 12 Mini Touchscreen Issues

One of the issues that iPhone 12 mini users have been reporting is that when their devices are paired with a case and/or a screen protector, the touchscreen display started to become unresponsive, or was intermittent in terms of its responsiveness. This seemed like an odd problem to have, but thankfully it appears to be a software issue.Apple has since released iOS 14.2.1 which is currently only available for the […]

Oppo Shows Off A Concept Phone With A Rollable Display

In terms of flexible display technology, we know that displays that can be rolled up exist. In fact, LG started to sell its rollable TV this year, so we do know that such displays do exist and are possible to create, but what about putting such a display inside of a smartphone? That’s something that Oppo is looking into.In fact, the company has shown off a concept device called the […]

Samsung Surprises Galaxy S6, Note 5 Owners With New Firmware Update

Android phones usually get forgotten about in terms of updates after 3 years or so. Given that Android handset makers churn out multiple devices a year, it’s not surprising that they can’t really focus their resources on older devices and would choose to focus on their newer ones instead.However, to everyone’s surprise, it seems that Samsung has recently pushed out a firmware update for the Galaxy S6 and Note 5, […]

Stadia Will Be Playable Through Safari Soon

Due to Apple’s initial restrictions surrounding game streaming services, platforms like Google’s Stadia are currently not available on iOS. However, there is some good news because Google has announced that they will be bringing Stadia streaming onto iOS devices through a progressive web app.What this means is that Stadia will be playable on iOS devices through Safari, as opposed to a dedicated iOS application. This is kind of a loophole […]

Apple Agrees To Pay $113 Million Settlement Over ‘Batterygate’

For years, many have suspected and speculated that iPhones slow down over time as a result of Apple purposely making their devices slower to force customers to upgrade. It might seem like a wild conspiracy, but this was kind of proven to be true when Apple did admit that they throttled older iPhones.The company claims that this was not “planned obsolescence”, but rather as a result of battery wear and […]

Some iPhone 12 Devices Are Experiencing Display Issues

Usually when devices are first launched, they encounter some teething issues. In the past, we’ve seen various complaints about the iPhone’s screen when the handset is first released. This usually involves reports about displays showing a yellow-ish tint, but in the past, this has been attributed to the glue still not fully set yet and it should go away after a while.However, there are now reports about the iPhone 12 […]

Apple To Decrease Its App Store Fees For Smaller Developers

We’re not sure if maybe the lawsuit against Epic is influencing some of Apple’s decisions, but there is some good news for developers who are looking to develop for Apple’s platforms. This is because Apple has announced the launch of a new initiative called the App Store Small Business Program.What this does for developers is that it reduces the cut that Apple takes from sales from 30% down to 15%, […]

The Best Camera Phones 2020 @ T-Mobile USA

The holiday shopping madness is about to start, and phones are high on people’s lists. Everyone agrees that the phone’s camera is the most important purchase criterion, so we will go over the whole T-Mobile USA line of products to tell you which camera you get your hard-earned money.First, how did we rank these phone’s cameras? We use our Uber HW Camera score, a very accurate hardware-based mobile camera score, […]

Uber HW Camera Scores #004: iPhone 12 Family, Razr 5G, Galaxy A, and More!

The iPhone 12 Pro Max is in the office, and we could take a closer look at some extra data points. We are officially adding the whole iPhone 12 family to our list of Camera HardWare scores available, including the iPhone SE 2020, the iPhone 11… and more.A few words about our mobile camera HardWare benchmark called Uber HW Camera:The score accurately ranks the hardware strength of an unprecedented number of mobile camera […]

$6.6 Million Worth Of Apple Products Just Got Stolen

While Apple products are expensive, they do hold their resale value especially if you take care of them really well, where even after a couple of years, devices like the iPhone can still sell for a bit of money secondhand. This is why they’re especially valuable for thieves who believe that they can fence stolen Apple goods.It is also why it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that […]

A Foldable iPhone Could Launch As Soon As 2022

Foldable phones didn’t exactly get off to the best start, with users reporting issues related to durability. Then there is also the problem with the price, where for the most part foldable phones are simply too expensive. This has certainly put a dampener on the whole foldable phones trend.However, it seems that maybe Apple is still interested in the technology, and a new report from UDN claims that Apple is […]

Apple’s AirTags Accessory Will Have Enhanced Privacy Features

Bluetooth tracking accessories are useful if you’re someone who easily misplaces small items like keys, or if you want to make sure you don’t leave your bag behind at work, at home, or in school. However, due to their small and inconspicuous nature, there is a potential for abuse, where someone could easily slip a Bluetooth tracker into your bag and follow you home.To address this potential problem with Apple’s […]

Apple Joins Alliance That’s Looking Into Developing 6G Technology

While 5G has yet to fully roll out across the US, let alone the entire world, it seems that companies aren’t wasting time trying to develop the next-gen tech that follows 5G, which comes in the form of 6G. In fact, taking part in that alliance is none other than Apple, who has only recently just released their first 5G capable iPhones.Dubbed the Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS), Apple […]

iPhone 12 Users Running Into Missing SMS And Message Notification Errors

If you just bought the brand new iPhone 12 and you rely heavily on SMS or iMessage to communicate with others, then you might want to take note of a potential issue. According to multiple user reports, it seems that quite a number of iPhone 12 owners are experiencing missing SMS or message notifications.It is unclear if this is specifically related to the iPhone 12, but a good number of […]

iPhone 13 Could Sport An Interesting Battery Design

Right now, pretty much all batteries used by smartphones are the same, just with different capacities. However, with the iPhone 13, Apple could potentially be adopting something known as soft board battery technology, at least that’s according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo who wrote in a research note to investors.According to Kuo, one of the reasons for switching to soft board battery technology is that it will help to save space […]

iPhone 12 Pro Max Teardown Confirms Smaller Battery

Last year when Apple introduced the iPhone 11 Pro Max, it came with a battery close to 4,000mAh. This was extremely impressive as Apple’s iPhones have never exactly been known for having particularly good battery life, but there were rumors that this year’s iPhones could actually see the company regress on that front.Turns out the rumors were right because thanks to a teardown posted on Weibo, it has been confirmed […]

macOS Big Sur Will Let Users Run iPhone And iPad Apps

Apple has announced that its next major update to its macOS operating system, Big Sur, is now available for the general public. For the most part, it is a rather typical update with various improvements and new features, but what makes this version of macOS so important is that it is the first macOS to support the new Apple M1 chipsets.What it also means for Mac users is that in […]

Pixel Phones Will Continue To Have Unlimited ‘High Quality’ Google Photos Storage

Yesterday, Google kind of sent shockwaves through the internet when they announced that come June 2021, they will be ending their free, unlimited Google Photos storage program. Moving forwards, users of Google Photos will be given 15GB of storage, after which they’ll need to subscribe to a Google One storage plan if they run out of space.However, we have some good news and that is if you are a Google […]