Realme Watch India Price Sale

The Realme Watch unveiled last week goes on sale in India today starting noon local time through the company's official Indian site and Flipkart. The Realme Watch is priced at INR3,999 ($55/€45) and comes in a single Black color with the Classic Strap. The Fashion Straps unveiled in Red, Blue, and Green colors will be available at INR499 ($7/€6) soon. The Realme Watch is the Chinese phone maker's first smartwatch. It sports a 1.4" color touchscreen of 320x320 pixel resolution, which has a pixel density of 323 ppi and a peak brightness of 380 nits. The smartwatch comes with 12...

Samsung Galaxy Fold Gets June Ota Update With Support For 4k 60fps From Selfie Camera

On Wednesday, the Samsung Galaxy Fold began receiving the OTA notification for the June 2020 update with the latest security patches from Google. The new build began arriving to all unlocked international variants (SM-F900F) with a build number F900FXXS3BTE1. Samsung Galaxy Fold The changelog mentions some updates to AR Emoji including a manual editing tool and improved recognition of facial expressions. There are new camera features and filters as well. AR Zone, Single Take, Pro video, My Filters, Selfie Tone, and Night Timelapse have been added. There's also now an option to...

Deal The Samsung Galaxy A51 Is Now Free At Verizon

Samsung's Galaxy A51 has been one of the most popular mid-rangers in our database, and now Verizon in the US is set to make it even more so. The carrier has basically decided to offer the phone for free, if you get the phone on its monthly installment plan. The full retail price of the A51 is still set at $399.99, and that's how much you'll have to shell out if you want to pay for the handset outright. But if you go the installment route, Verizon will apply bill credits each month, essentially making each payment $0. Before this sudden price drop, you would've needed to pay $16.66...

Verizons Exclusive Samsung Galaxy S20 5g Uw Is Now Available

After a pretty long wait, starting today you can finally buy a Samsung Galaxy S20 at Verizon. As promised last month, the carrier now has its own exclusive version of the phone in stock, called Galaxy S20 5G UW. Verizon has been selling the Galaxy S20+ and S20 Ultra, but held off on the junior S20 until Samsung was able to add support for its unique mmWave 5G (which its larger siblings have had from day one). Normal pricing is the same as anywhere else, the S20 can be yours for $999. However, today only if you order one you'll get a special $150 off, in the form of bill credits...

Xiaomi Device Codenamed Cas Reported To Come With 108mp Camera With 120x Digital Zoom

According to a report from Xiaomishka, a new Xiaomi device is coming with a 108MP camera that could be capable of 120X digital zoom. The model is codenamed "CAS" and its expected to be a variant of the unreleased Mi CC 10 series. Xiaomi Mi CC9 Pro According to the report, Xiaomi has been working on the new phone since the beginning of the year. The zoom camera would use a periscope setup that would allow the phone's lens to be laid out in a wider arrangement, achieving 12X optical zoom with this 108MP sensor. Of course, like Samsung did with the 100X Space Zoom, Xiaomi might use...

Alleged iPhone 13 Prototype Reveals No Notch Display With A USB-C Port

Apple’s iPhone 12 has yet to be officially revealed, but it seems that the rumor mill is working extra hard because in a series of photos shared by Macotakara, they have revealed what is allegedly 3D printed mockups that are supposedly based on the iPhone 13 prototype which will be launching in 2021.According to these mockups, it seems that the iPhone 13 is expected to ditch the notch in the […]

Google Is Working On A Fix For The ‘Cursed’ Wallpaper Bug

The other day, we reported that an image had been making its rounds. By all accounts, looks like a regular wallpaper, but what makes it different is the fact that it is “cursed” in which when an Android phone sets it as their wallpaper, it would cause their devices to crash. In some instances, it can go further by bricking devices.At the moment the only advice is to avoid using […]

Apple Ceo Speaks Up Against Racism

The Unites States is in a state of hurt and tension during the ongoing protests and movements that sparked from the murder of George Floyd. In response, Apple has issued a statement acknowledging the inequalities faced by black communities in the US. Cook's statement was titled "Speaking Up on Racism". Tim Cook greeting the audience as he steps onstage at WWDC 2019 (Source: Apple) That painful past is still present today — not only in the form of violence, but in the everyday experience of deeply rooted discrimination. We see it in our criminal justice system, in the...

Prosecution Files Arrest Warrant For Samsung Heir Again

Lee Jae-yong, the de facto head and vice chairman of Samsung, is in trouble again after the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office filed an arrest warrant for him and two former executives, Choi Ji-sung and Kim Jong-joong. Back in 2017 Lee was sentenced to 5 years in prison, following an investigation into charges of bribery, embezzlement and perjury (he was released soon after in 2018). This time around, Lee and the two former execs are charged with committing illegal transactions and market manipulation related to the merger between Samsung C&T and Cheil Industries back in...

Honor 8s 2020 Launched In The Uk Comes With 99 Pricetag And Gms

After a detailed leak two months ago, Honor has launched its 8S 2020 in the UK with a pricetag of just £99.99. The device is actually identical to last year's Honor 8S with the main difference being that it now comes in a 3GB RAM and 64GB storage configuration whereas UK buyers could only get a 2/32GB trim on the original version. Honor 8S 2020 in Navy Blue The phone is built around a 5.71 inches IPS LCD with a waterdrop notch for its 5MP selfie cam. The back houses a single 13MP main cam and LED flash. It runs on the Helio A22 chipset and packs a 3,020 mAh battery which charges...

Indian Oneplus 8 Pro May Have Disabled Color Filter Camera From The Box

The OnePlus 8 Pro is yet to go on sale in India, but when it does, it could come with a disabled color filter camera out of the box. Let's revisit the chain of events for some context. It all started when early adopters found out the color filter sensor on the OnePlus 8 Pro can see through thin plastic and clothing. Then OnePlus said the camera would be disabled for the Chinese model, only to disable it globally and then reverting it back in some markets. OnePlus has said that it's working on some sort of a fix for the camera, that will reportedly be ready for rollout by June's end. The...

Sony Wh1000xm4 Headphones Appear In Walmart Listing

Walmart continues its tradition of leaking products early and the latest to fall victim are the highly anticipated Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones. They are currently listed on the retailer's website complete with a detailed feature breakdown and pricing. It seems the XM4s will be a minor update to the already excellent WH-1000XM3s with the addition of some new AI tweaks for real-time upscaling of compressed music files. The about section also reveals the new model will come with the same 40mm Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) drivers, 30-hour battery life and side touch controls. Sony's...

Htc Desire 20 Pro Will Be Htcs First Phone To Launch With Android 10

Google continues to add information about the HTC Desire 20 Pro - after it showed up in Google Play Support, it is now visible in the Console as well. This gives us more details about the inside components of the phone. The Desire 20 Pro will be powered by a Snapdragon 665 chipset with 6GB of RAM, a break from the low-end MediaTek chips that HTC used in many of its recent releases. Here's a sad statistic - this will be HTC's first phone to launch with Android 10. The only company it will have is the U11 Life, which launched with 8.0 and recently got updated to 10. HTC Desire 20 Pro...

Lenovo M10 Plus Hits Australia As Its First Global Market

Lenovo introduced an affordable tablet called M10 Plus back in March, but it was limited to the Chinese stores. Now the slate is hitting overseas markets, and the first country to see the global version is Australia. The retailer Bing Lee is offering the Lenovo M10 Plus in Gray for AUD349 ($240/€215) and it can be collected immediately from a physical store, while delivery is between one and eight days, depending on location. The M10 Plus has a Helio P22T chipset and a 10.3" screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels and 87% screen to body ratio. There are no buttons on the...

Asus Zenfone 6 Rog Phone Ii And Tcl 10 Series Gain Netflix Hd Certification

Netflix has added the Asus ZenFone 6, ROG Phone II as well as the TCL 10L and 10 Pro to its list of HD-compatible devices list. In addition, the ROG Phone II and TCL 10 series phones have gained HDR-10 playback compatibility. In order to view HD and HDR content on streaming apps your phone, you need Widewine L1 certification but even some devices with this certification are not eligible if the streaming platform doesn't explicitly whitelist them as was the case here. Thus it seems Netflix and other video streaming apps have their own criteria for whitelisting phones so its...

Entrylevel Nokia 2v Tella Appears On Geekbench

Nokia launched the 2V smartphone in the summer of 2019 as a rebranded Nokia 2.1 for Verizon. It ran Android Pie (Go Edition) on its limited 1GB RAM. Now the phone might get a successor as a phone called Nokia 2V Tella has been spotted on Geekbench. Nokia 2V Tella on Geekbench The device by HMD Global is running Android 10 OS and has an MT6761 chipset, which is better known as Helio A22 by Mediatek. We are also looking at 2GB RAM, which might allow it to boot the fully-fledged Android OS, instead of having the basic Go version for lower-performing phones. The Nokia 2V Tella...

Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus Bts Edition Design Renders

The Samsung Galaxy Buds+ unveiled in February are currently available in a total of six colors - Black, Blue, White, Red, Pink, and Aura Blue. But yesterday we learned that Samsung has partnered with Korean Pop Band BTS to launch special BTS Edition Buds+ in Mirror Purple color on July 9. We also saw a few images of the Galaxy Buds+ BTS Edition which showed off the TWS earphones in the new Mirror Purple shade. Today a new set of renders were leaked by Evan Blass which show off the special edition Buds+ from multiple angles. You can check out the images below. Samsung Galaxy Buds+...

Oppo A12 And A52 Coming To India Soon Alongside New Allnew A11k

Oppo is looking to boost its entry and midrange lineups in India soon with the launch of the A12 and A52 alongside an all-new model dubbed A11k. Tipster Ishan Agarwal revealed the new info alongside a preliminary spec sheet for the A11k. Oppo A12 and A52 It will be the most affordable entry out of the three starting at just INR 8,999 ($119). The A11k will feature a 6.22-inch HD+ LCD with a 19:9 aspect ratio and 5MP selfie cam housed in a waterdrop notch. Around the back, we find a 13MP primary camera alongside a 2MP depth helper as well as a fingerprint scanner. The A11k will...

Samsung Galaxy A31 India Price Sale Date

The Samsung Galaxy A31 has made its way to India. It comes in a single 6GB/128GB configuration but it has a dedicated microSD card slot that allows storage expansion by up to 512GB. The Galaxy A31 is priced at INR21,999 ($290/€260) and it will go on sale later today through Amazon.in, Flipkart, Samsung's local site, Benow.in, Samsung Opera House, as well as offline retail stores across the country. The Galaxy A31 is built around a 6.4" Super AMOLED Infinity-U display of FullHD+ resolution with a fingerprint reader scanner underneath and a waterdrop notch up top for the 20MP selfie...

Htc Desire 20 Pro Certified By Google Play Ncc

HTC's glory days are well in the past, but the Taiwanese company is trying to stay relevant in the smartphone world. As spotted by a vigilant Twitter user, the Desire 20 Pro has been certified at NCC and Google Play Support. Previously the same phone appeared on Geekbench and in leaked schematics. The Google Play Support page mentions the same HTC 2Q9J1000 model number we saw earlier. Seeing how this is a Pro there is likely to be a vanilla version in the pipeline as well, but we haven't heard anything about it. HTC Desire 20 Pro certifications When the phones eventually...

Idc Global Smartphone Shipments To Decline By 12 For 2020

The latest predictions from analysts IDC concerns the global smartphone shipments and they sound properly grim. Total shipments for 2020 are expected to reach 1.2 billion units which would be an 11.9% decline compared to 2019. The new estimate is based on the Q1 shipment results which saw the largest decline in smartphone sales in the history of IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker at -14.5%. Looking at the first half of 2020, IDC predicts an 18.2% decline in shipments due to lowered consumer spending. According to IDC's Sangeetika Srivastava, the main issue now is a...

Motorola Razr 2 Bigger Displays

The second-gen Motorola Razr is expected to arrive in September and while Motorola hasn't revealed any details about the Razr 2 (unofficial name) yet, new information coming our way reveals the foldable smartphone will sport displays bigger than its predecessor's. Motorola Razr 2019 According to Display Supply Chain Consultants' (DSCC) CEO Ross Young, the Razr 2 will come with a 6.7" main display, which is 0.5" larger than the current Razr. Young claims that the secondary external screen on the Razr 2 will also have a larger diagonal, but doesn't reveal the exact size. The...

Apple Is Bricking And Tracking iPhones Looted From Its Stores

As many of you are undoubtedly aware by now, there are protests going on in the US. These protests were intended to be peaceful, but unfortunately, there have been some who have taken the opportunity to loot stores, including Apple stores, stealing a bunch of iPhones in the process.However, the bad news for these looters is that it looks like whatever they have stolen are pretty much very fancy paperweights. […]

Streaming HBO Max On AT&T Won’t Count Towards Data Cap

Stream video content consumes data, that is a fact. However, it seems that if you’re an AT&T subscriber and you’re also subscribed to HBO Max (which launched late April), it looks like streaming HBO Max on your mobile device won’t actually count towards your data cap, meaning that you’ll essentially be able to stream it unlimited without worrying about it consuming your mobile data allocation.This was initially brought up during […]

Google’s Pixel Smartphones Get A New Personal Safety Check Feature

If you’re walking home late at night on a street that is empty, we imagine that some people might feel a bit wary and unsafe. The good news is that if you own a Pixel smartphone, Google has announced that its Personal Safety app, which previously debuted on the Pixel 4, will now be available on all Pixel devices.For those who are unfamiliar, the Personal Safety app allows users to […]

iOS 14 Could Introduce Built-In Translation For Safari

One of the features we reckon is missing from Safari for iOS devices is a translation tool. This means that when browsing a website in another language, you won’t be able to translate it on the spot. However, according to a report from 9to5Mac, that could change in iOS 14 as Safari could be gaining a new translation feature.This is based on an early build of iOS 14 that was […]

60Hz VS 120Hz Smartphone Display Battery Test

These days, we’re starting to see more smartphones come with displays with a higher refresh rate that was popularized by the Razer Phone. Now, it should be pointed out that in the past, phones could have their display refresh rates increased through hidden settings, but it used to be discouraged as it would come at the cost of battery life.So the question is, these days with bigger batteries and improved […]

The Honor Play 4 Smartphone Will Come With A Body Temperature Sensor

One of the symptoms to show that you might have contracted the COVID-19 virus is a fever. Of course, a fever could mean a lot of other things, but these days, it’s always good to check. Now thanks to a rather clever idea by Honor, they have decided that with its Honor Play 4 smartphone, they will be baking a body temperature sensor into the phone itself.This will come into […]

Beware Of This Wallpaper That Can Crash Android Phones

In the past, we have seen how some weird text messages can cause iPhones to crash. Now it looks like Android phones have their weird bug too, except that in this case, it would be a photo that when set as the phone’s wallpaper, could cause it to crash and potentially brick your device.The image in question looks rather innocent and unassuming. As you can see in the tweet below […]

Samsung Launches A Subscription Service For Its Galaxy S20

The subscription model has been around for a while now, but in recent years, we’re starting to see an explosion in popularity. This is because subscriptions tend to be more lucrative as it constantly generates revenue for a company versus one-off purchases. It is also good for users because a constant subscription will encourage developers to keep their products updated.However, it seems that Samsung is taking things to the next […]

6.1-inch iPhone 12 Production Expected To Kick Off In July

Apple’s iPhone 12s are expected to be launched later this year, and now a report from DigiTimes is claiming that production is expected to begin in July. However, it seems that not all iPhones will begin their production next month, and that Apple is expected to kick it off with the 6.1-inch iPhone models.As a quick recap, Apple is rumored to be launching four iPhone 12 models this year. There […]

3D Printed iPhone 12 Mockups Reveal Some Slight Design Changes

If the rumors are to be believed, Apple is expected to launch four new iPhone 12 models later this year. They will come in varying sizes from 5.4-inches for the smallest base model, two 6.1-inch models, and a high-end 6.7-inch model. Now thanks to 3D printed mockups shared by Macotakara, we have an idea of how they might look like.However, it should be noted that unlike the other rumors, Macotakara […]

iOS 14 Will Support All Devices That Run iOS 13

With every iOS update, Apple introduces improvements to the operating system along with a bunch of new features. Clearly users do not want to miss out on this, and the good news is that if you own a device that is capable of running iOS 13, it seems that you will also be eligible for the iOS 14 update.This is according to a report from The Verifier in which they […]

Oppo’s Evangelion Phone Is Perfect For Fans Of The Anime

We have seen themed smartphones in the past, where phone makers team up with movie studios to produce handsets themed around that particular movie. However, for the most part, it is usually just a new paint job and some wallpapers and media files, but we think Oppo might have taken things to the next level.Over in China, the company has taken the wraps off the Oppo Reno Ace 2 EVA […]

OnePlus 8 Pro VS Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra In Speed Test

Right now, two of the hottest flagship Android phones in the market right now would probably have to be the OnePlus 8 Pro and the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra. This means that some of you are probably torn between either device, and thanks to a video uploaded onto YouTube by PhoneBuff, hopefully it can help you arrive at a decision.The video basically pits both phones against each other in a […]

UK Clamps Down On Scams Selling ‘Anti-5G’ USB Sticks

5G was heralded to be the next big thing in mobile connectivity and technology. However, there are some people who don’t believe this to be true, and believe that 5G is somehow leading to health complications. More recently, there are some who are buying into a conspiracy theory that claims that 5G could somehow spread the coronavirus.In fact, over in countries like the UK and Canada, people have been setting […]

Navy Blue iPhone 12 Concept Has Us Hoping The Rumors Are True

According to one of the rumors of the iPhone 12, Apple is said to be dropping the midnight green color option for the iPhone 12 in favor of a navy blue finish. In a new video posted by ConceptsiPhone on YouTube, we now have an idea of what to expect, and boy, are we hoping that the rumors are true.We should point out that the images in the video are […]

It Might Be A Bit Early, But Alleged iPhone 13 Camera Details Leaked

The iPhone 12 has yet to be officially announced. In fact, it might even be delayed to November, but thanks to a tweet by @choco_bit, they have shared some information about Apple’s 2021 iPhones, the iPhone 13. To be more specific, they have shared details about the iPhone 13’s cameras.According to the tweet, Apple could actually launch an iPhone in 2021 with four camera modules on the back. The main […]

iPhone 12 Could Be Launching This November

We have been hearing rumors that because of the coronavirus pandemic, Apple could be delaying the launch of its 2020 iPhones. Whether or not this is true remains to be seen, but according to a new report from the Cowen investment bank, it seems that they believe this to be true as well.According to their report, they are predicting that Apple could be launching their new iPhones in November 2020. […]

Fortnite Will Run At 90 FPS On OnePlus 8 Phones

There are various ways gamers can improve themselves in the games they play. It could be hardware where having a more responsive keyboard or mouse can help, better audio, a faster computer, and so on. Frame rates have also been found to help improve your gaming experience, and soon OnePlus 8 owners might have an advantage.If you own the OnePlus 8 handset, you might be interested to learn that in […]

Apple’s iPhone 11 Has Surpassed The iPhone XR As The World’s Most Popular Smartphone

It looks like Apple could have a winning formula on their hands because according to data released by Omdia, it has been suggested that the iPhone 11, released last year, is now the “world’s most popular” smartphone, surpassing that of the iPhone XR which was released in 2018.This is based on global smartphone shipments in which the iPhone 11 managed to ship 19.5 million units in Q1 2020. This is […]

Switzerland Will Be The First To Take Advantage Of Apple And Google’s Exposure Notification API

Apple and Google have recently released their Exposure Notification API to the public, and now the onus is pretty much on governments and app developers to take advantage of it, and it looks like we might have our first candidate. A team in Switzerland will be the first to release an app that will be using the Exposure Notification API.The team is developing a contact tracing app that will be […]

More Evidence Suggests That The Pixel 5 Will Not Use The Snapdragon 865 Chipset

Google’s Pixel 5 is largely expected to be announced later this year. It will be the company’s flagship phone for 2020, except that there is mounting evidence to suggest that the handset will not be sporting flagship hardware If you were rightfully assuming that the phone could come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, think again.This is because according to a report from XDA Developers, they have uncovered more evidence […]

2020’s iPhones Will Continue To Use The Lightning Port

According to a recent rumor, it was suggested that Apple could launch a completely portless iPhone in the future. However, it seems that the launch of such a device will only come in 2021 because in a tweet by leakster @choco_bit, the tweet claims that Apple is expected to continue to stick with the Lightning port for 2020’s iPhones.The tweet also goes on to claim that Apple will be using […]

WhatsApp Testing Using QR Codes To Add New Contacts

In the latest beta for WhatsApp, it appears that the company is now testing out a new feature for adding contacts where you can simply scan a QR code to add them to your WhatsApp contacts list. This is versus before where you would need to add the person’s phone number to your phone’s contact list before you could start chatting with them on WhatsApp.In many ways, this feature is […]

Judge Rules That Looking At A Phone’s Lock Screen Could Require A Search Warrant

Law enforcement agencies are currently pretty miffed at companies like Apple and Google who have made it harder for them to access devices. This is because these companies have basically handed over the encryption keys to the user, meaning that only the user can unlock their devices and there’s really nothing that these companies can do.Now it looks like things are about to get tougher for these law enforcement agencies […]

The iPhone’s Image Format Is Causing Some Students To Fail Their AP Exams

Due to the fact that we have a camera on our phones, it’s easy to go trigger happy with them and snap everything in sight. As a result, our phone’s storage can fill up pretty quickly, which is why companies like Apple have introduced the HEIC file format. This is basically a file format that makes photos smaller in file size compared to more traditional formats like JPG.The idea is […]

Check Out The Samsung Galaxy S20 Tactical Edition

If there is a problem with today’s flagship smartphones, is that they are not only incredibly expensive, but are pretty fragile too. This is because the phones were mostly designed to look good, and not necessarily rugged. However, it seems that Samsung thinks they can do both by creating the Samsung Galaxy S20 Tactical Edition.Unfortunately, this is a device that most of us will probably not be able to get […]

AT&T Agrees To Stop Using The ‘5G Evolution’ Marketing Term

Last year, AT&T decided to change the labeling on its phones where instead of displaying LTE, the company “upgraded” it to “5G E”. This caused a bit of controversy as it was not technically 5G, and some felt that by using the term “5G”, it would mislead customers into thinking that they had 5G when they really did not.That being said, moving forwards it seems that AT&T has agreed that […]

sony wh1000xm4 headphones appear in walmart listing

Walmart continues its tradition of leaking products early and the latest to fall victim are the highly anticipated Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones. They are currently listed on the retailer's website complete with a detailed feature breakdown and pricing. It seems the XM4s will be a minor update to the already excellent WH-1000XM3s with the addition of