Vivo Announce Iqoo 5g Which Will Launch Later This Year Talks Ar And 120w Charging

The vivo iQOO 5G will be the company's first commercial 5G phone (after testing a vivo NEX 5G prototype). The company plans to release the phone some time in the next three months and while it didn't reveal much in the way of specs, it did talk at length about the challenges of 5G. But first, check out this promo video that shows life with a 5G phone that can charge at 120W: The vivo iQOO 5G uses a Snapdragon 855 chipset connected to an external X50 modem, as do most current 5G phones. 5G requires four antennas, up from two for 4G. Combined with the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi that's...

Xiaomi Mi Cc9 48mp Rear Camera

The Xiaomi Mi CC9 which will be unveiled on July 2 will sport a triple camera setup at the back and the company has now confirmed that the primary camera in this setup will have a 48MP Sony IMX586 sensor. Xiaomi earlier teased a 32MP selfie shooter, so it will likely reveal more details about the smartphone as time pases. Rumors would have us belive the Mi CC9 will have a Snapdragon 730 SoC and a 6.39-inch FHD+ AMOLED display. It will likely run Android Pie-based MIUI 10 out-of-the-box and pack a 4,000 mAh battery drawing power from a USB-C port. Via

Samsung Galaxy A30 A70 Get New Updates

Samsung has released new software updates for the Galaxy A30 and Galaxy A70. The new firmware for the Galaxy A70 carries version number A705GMODM2AF4, weighs around 470MB in size, and comes with the May security patch. It's aimed at improving the performance of the touchscreen and fingerprint scanner of the device. Samsung Galaxy A70 The Galaxy A30, on the other hand, is receiving an update bearing version number A305GNDXU2ASE5 and weighing 645MB in size. However, unlike the A70, the A30 gets the latest June security patch. Although it's unclear if the Galaxy A30 also gets the...

Samsung Galaxy A60 Arrives In Another New Color Called Peach Mist

The Chinese smartphone market is a separate universe ith plenty of domestic companies making fancy tailored phones for the local audience and never even thinking about going global. Other manufacturers, like Samsung, are trying to blend in with introducing unique colors and the Galaxy A60 is its latest guinea pig. The phone has just received a new color option with the unique name Peach Mist - a Pink-to-White gradient. This is the fifth different paint job, following the Midnight Blue, Seawater Blue, Cocktail Orange, and Sea Salt. Peach Mist right next to Sea Salt...

Lenovo Z6 4000 Mah Battery Confirmed

Lenovo unveiled the Z6 Pro in April and later followed it up with the Z6 Youth Edition in May. The company will soon add the regular Z6 to the list - Lenovo VP Chang Cheng recently revealed that the phone will be powered by Snapdragon 730 SoC and today, we now learn that the Z6 will ship with a 4,000 mAh battery. This 4,000 mAh cell will support 15W Quick Charge 3.0 and come with a 18W charger in the box. This is similar to the Z6 Pro, which ships with a 27W charger, but can only support 18W charging rates and we are uncertain what's the reasoning behind this. Either way, the...

Oneplus 6 6t Oxygenos Open Beta Updates 21 13

Over a week ago, OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS Open Beta updates 20 and 12 for OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T respectively, which brought in Digital Wellbeing, Fnatic Mode, and the June security patch. Now the Chinese phone maker is delivering the next Open Betas for both phones. These beta builds let you control the frame rate in the Screen Recorder app, while also improving the management of weather cards in the Weather app, and improving contacts search in the Phone app. Additionally, these beta updates also come with some general bugs and stability improvements. You can check out the...

Xiaomi India To Have A Big Announcement Tomorrow Regarding The Redmi K20 Pro

Xiaomi announced the Redmi K20 in China, but the device hit the global markets under the Xiaomi Mi 9T moniker. One exception is India where it will keep its name and will arrive mid-July, accompanied by the Redmi K20 Pro. Manu Kumar Jain, the director of Xiaomi India, has just said on his Twitter that tomorrow he will reveal "something very special" and "really out of the world" with selected Mi fans. Jain previously said we'll see each other in three weeks at the launch of the Redmi K20 Pro, we know there are no changes to the announcement. So tomorrow we'll likely see some of...

Xiaomi Mi Cc 9 To Have 32 Mp Selfie Camera With Advanced Beauty Mode

Xiaomi is launching its new smartphone series called CC on July 2 when the Xiaomi CC9 smartphone is expected to debut. Specs of the device are still scarce, but the company revealed on Weibo it will have a 32 MP selfie shooter with improved Beauty mode. The post says the camera will "restore the natural skin texture" and will "record the beauty of each moment", which might sound tacky, but that is simply marketing talk about the new advanced filters that Lei Jun was talking about earlier this month. We are still waiting for specs like the chipset and the battery, but with 7 days...

Vivo Iqoo Feather White Price

The vivo iQOO gaming smartphone just got a new color - Feather White. It's priced at CNY2,998 ($435/€290) for the 8GB/128GB variant and CNY3,398 ($495/€430) for the 8GB/256GB model. You can purchase it from vivo China's official site immediately. The vivo iQOO has Snapdragon 855 SoC at the helm and sports a 6.41-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display. It boasts a triple camera (12MP+13MP+2MP) at the back and comes with liquid cooling. The smartphone packs a 4,000 mAh battery with 44W fast charging support. iQOO will launch its second smartphone, dubbed iQOO Neo, on July 2 with Snapdragon...

First Public Betas Of Ios 13 Ipados And Macos Catalina Are Now Out

Today Apple has released the first public beta builds for iOS 13, iPadOS, and macOS Catalina. All three new iterations of its operating systems were announced at the company's annual developer conference earlier this month. In the meantime we've seen a few developer previews, but now Apple has decided the upcoming releases are good enough to undergo testing out in the open by anyone who has the guts to sign up for its beta program. To sign up, go to this website. You'll then keep receiving follow-up beta builds all the way to the release of the finalized versions of the operating systems,...

This Photo Editing App Uses AI To Remove People From Photos

There are a ton of beautiful and scenic spots in the world that many people go to take photos of. However, most touristy places tend to be pretty crowded and filled with tourists, all of whom are trying to take the same photo. This usually results in a photo that is less than ideal due to the sheer number of people in them which can distract from the photo.However, the […]

Apple Might Have Just Scrapped Plans For Quantum Dot Cameras For Future iPhones

A lot of the focus and emphasis these days when it comes to marketing phones seems to be mostly focused on the camera and how well the phones can take photos. Apple has long had a reputation for creating cameras that can take pretty amazing photos (not necessarily the best of the best, but it’s pretty solid), although it seems that the company could have recently scrapped plans that would […]

Ebay Uk Offers 20 Off From Select Sellers Helps Iphone X Drop To Pound425

Using the PURE20 code on eBay UK will knock 20% off the price of items from select sellers. You can see the full list of participating sellers here (along with the promo's T&C), but we'll focus on tech. This promo ends on Thursday. Starting on Tuesday, the iPhone X will start at £500. The units are seller refurbished (Pristine condition is out of stock, Excellent is available). The promo above is capped at £75, so the price of the cheapest available units drops to £425. This deal ends on Wednesday. Apple iPhone X • Apple iPhone 7 The Apple iPhone 7 will get updated to iOS 13...

Study Finds Over 2000 Dangerous Apps On Google Play Store Some Are Famous

A two-year-long study found that 2,040 apps on Google Play Store are harmful in some way. Some require suspicious amount of permissions, while others are straight up malware, reports the University of Sydney and Data61 of CSIRO. The research included about 1 million apps on Google Play and found a large amount of fake apps without malware but still requiring permissions to access data they have no business with. You may have heard some of the titles - Hill Climb Racing or Temple Run. To process all 1 million apps, the researchers used neural networks and machine learning. The...

Rha Announces T20 Wireless Earphones With Dualcoil Drivers

British audio company RHA has announced a wireless version of its popular T20 earphones. The T20 Wireless claim to combine the best of wired and wireless design in one package. At the core of the T20 Wireless is RHA's DualCoil driver design. It features two voice coils instead of the usual one, one in the center and one around the magnet with custom diaphragm, which RHA claims puts equal emphasis across all frequency bands. You also get the same custom tuning filters as the standard T20. You can use the bass filter, which boosts the low frequencies, the Treble filter for high...

Belkin Boost Charge Is The First Mficertified Thirdparty Usbc To Lightning Cable

Belkin has launched Boost Charge, the first USB-C to Lightning cable in the world that's made by a third-party manufacturer and not Apple. The cable is MFi or Made for iPhone certified, which means it is officially certified by Apple for use with its devices and will ensure 100% compatibility with all Apple Lightning enabled devices. The cable is also USB-IF certified. All of these certificates will serve as a peace of mind as the cable also supports fast charging and Belkin promises 50% faster charging than the standard Lightning cable when used with a compatible charger. If...

Samsung Has Sold 1 Million Galaxy S10 5g In South Korea Alone

Samsung is reportedly dominating the 5G market in South Korea with over 1 million Galaxy S10 5G units sold 80 days of its availability. If we divide the total number by the days on the market we get an estimate of 15,000 Galaxy S10 5G's sold per day. In comparison LG has reportedly sold 280,000 V50 ThinQ 5G's since May 10. That's still a strong number, but nowhere near what the Samsung flagship managed. The 5G revolution started in South Korea but you can already get a Galaxy S10 5G in the UK through EE and Vodafone and in the US through Verizon and Sprint. Source | Via

Bill Gates’ ‘Greatest Mistake Ever’ Was Losing Out To Android

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates talked about what he considers to be his “greatest mistake every” at the company during an interview at venture capital firm Village Global. It was the company’s haphazard move from Windows Mobile to Windows Phone. That move allowed Android to become the only true alternative to Apple’s iOS platform. “In the software world, particularly for platforms, these are winner-take-all markets. So the greatest mistake ever is […]

Bill Gates Believes Microsoft Missed Out On 400b Smartphone Market

During a talk with venture capital company Village Global Bill Gates admitted that he regrets that Microsoft didn't beat Google to create the "standard non-Apple phone platform". In his own words, "In the software world, particularly for platforms, these are winner-take-all markets. So the greatest mistake ever is whatever mismanagement I engaged in that caused Microsoft not to be what Android is. That is, Android is the standard non-Apple phone platform. That was a natural thing for Microsoft to win. It really is winner take all. If you're there with half as many apps or 90 percent as...

Samsung Launches Galaxy Tab S5e And Galaxy Tab A 101 In India

Samsung has launched its Galaxy Tab S5e and Galaxy Tab A 10.1 devices in India. The Galaxy Tab S5e has a 10.5-inch 2560x1600 Super AMOLED display with a quad AKG-tuned speaker system that supports Dolby Atmos audio. It's powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 chipset and comes with 64GB expandable storage and 4GB RAM. There's a 13MP camera on the back and an 8MP camera on the front. The 7,040mAh battery supports fast charging over USB-C. Galaxy Tab S5e The Galaxy Tab S5e is priced at INR 35,999 ($518) for the Wi-Fi model and INR 39,999 ($576) for the LTE model. Both variants...

Realme X Arriving On June 27

The Realme X got an unorthodox limited edition, designed by the Japanese Industrial Designer Naoto Fukasawa. In addition to the extra memory, the phone also got special colors on its back called Onion and Garlic White. Today the first variant has appeared on the online store of the company, with its first flash sale scheduled for June 27 at exactly 10 AM. Realme X Onion hands-on photos You might think Onion or Garlic White are terrible translations, but that is actually the real name, however ludicrous it sounds. A Realme executive confirmed these names when we attended the...

Telegram Update Adds People Nearby An Locationbased Chats

Telegram has released version 5.80 of its iOS and Android app that adds several useful new features. You can now add people who are near you using the People Nearby feature. Both parties need to go into this mode and they will become visible to one another. Then you can then just tap on their name to exchange contact info. You can now also add people to your contacts when they message you even if you don't know their number. Next, Telegram lets you make location-based groups, which is a local group that works in a small area for neighbors, co-workers or...

Man Fends Of Burglar After Holding His iPhone Like A Gun

Our phones look nothing like guns, but perhaps in the dark and if held properly, it might pass off as a weapon, especially if the other person did not know better. This was something that a Miami Beach homeowner was counting on when a burglar tried to break into his vehicle, where he held his iPhone like a gun to fend the burglar off until the police arrived.Speaking to WSVN, […]

US Government Might Require 5G Equipment To Be Made Outside Of China

When it comes to production, many companies around the world, not just the US, turn to China. This is because China is known for their inexpensive production, which is why many companies outsource to them to help increase their profit margins and lower their costs. However, the US government could be considering some changes to that practice when it comes to 5G equipment.According to a report from The Wall Street […]

Google Duo WIll Soon Let Users Send Photos To Each Other

When Google announced Duo and Allo a few years ago, the differences between both apps is that one app was designed to be a messaging app (Allo), while the other was meant to be a video calling app (Duo). Google has since shut Allo down but it seems that the company could be slowly incorporating some messaging features into Duo.This is according to a report from 9to5Google in which they […]

LTE Security Vulnerabilities Allow For Easy Spoofing Of Presidential Alerts

The national Wireless Emergency Alert system was put through its first public test last year. It’s capable of sending messages to smartphones, TV, and other devices at the same time. This system was tested for the “Presidential Alert,” which is a new category of emergency alert that you can’t opt out of. However, it appears that these alerts can be spoofed easily by exploiting LTE security vulnerabilities. Researchers at the […]

Thanks To The iPhone, Apple Is Now The Fourth Largest Gaming Company In The World

When you think of gaming companies, you might think of the big three – Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo. You might also think of EA, Ubisoft, Activision, Blizzard, and so on, but it seems that as far as the world is concerned, Apple might be a name to consider as according to analysts at Newzoo, Apple is said to be the fourth largest gaming company in the world.This might be a […]

Millennials Are Growing Horns On Their Skulls From Too Much Phone Usage

One of the fascinating thing about living creatures is the ability to adapt. We’ve seen this happen in countless species, including humans. However, more recently, a study done by scientists David Shahar and Mark G. L. Sayers has us a little concerned as it appears that millennials are starting to grow horns on their skulls.By that, we don’t mean in a demonic or occult kind of way, but rather these […]

Huawei Reassures That Existing Phones Will Be Updated To Android Q

With Huawei being hit with a trade ban with US companies, one of the implications is how it might affect its smartphones. We have heard that the company could be considering building its own OS or using Sailfish, but what about existing smartphones? Google has confirmed that existing devices will continue to be supported, but we’re sure that these changes has probably demoralized Huawei quite a bit.However, the good news […]

Netflix Hack Vibrates Your Phone During Intense Onscreen Action

Netflix Hack Day is what the company calls its internal hackathon. Employees get together and work on some amazing ideas which could eventually make their way into new projects. Earlier hacks have included a Netflix app for the original NES and a Fitbit back which shuts Netflix off when you fall asleep. At this year’s Hack Day, employees leveraged smartphones’ haptic technology to make a phone vibrate so you can […]

Vivo’s 120W FlashCharge Can Charge A 4,000mAh Battery In 13 Minutes

Not to be outdone by Xiaomi and the 100W charging system that it announced in March this year, Vivo today showed off its SuperFlashCharge technology which it claims is a 120W charging system. Vivo says that it can charge a 4,000mAh phone battery in just 13 minutes. This would certainly make it the fastest charging system on the market if Vivo actually ships a device with it. The video of […]

Google App For Android Testing A Way To Share Your Search With Others

Despite Google being so easy and straightforward to use, people still like to ask questions that they can easily Google the answer for, but we get it, sometimes older users might not be familiar with the process and the good news is that Google is testing out a way for users to easily share their searches.This new share feature seems to be part of a recent update to Google beta […]

iOS 13 Will Let Users Share Headphone Audio With Friends

We’re sure some of you might remember the good old days when we would share our headphones with our friends, where each person will listen to one side of the headphone. These days, it’s becoming less common, but if you’d still like to share what you’re listening to with your friend, then iOS 13 might have a feature you could be interested in.In the upcoming iOS 13 update, it seems […]

YouTube Is Testing A New Way Of Displaying Comments On Android

Most of us have used the YouTube app on our phones. One of the ways to view the comments on our phones is by scrolling all the way down. This isn’t the most convenient way of viewing comments, but according to a report from XDA Developers, it appears that the company is testing out a new way of displaying comments on the Android app.As you can see in the screenshots […]

Apple’s Project Catalyst Could Bring New Messages And Shortcuts App To Mac

iOS and macOS have different apps, although the company has tried to create apps for both platforms, such as Messages, Calendar, Notes, and so on. Now, as far as Messages are concerned, the version on macOS doesn’t feel quite as robust compared to its iOS counterpart, but that could soon change.According to developer Steve Troughton-Smith, it seems that he has come across some evidence that suggests that Apple could be […]

Huawei Ban Could Cost US Companies $11 Billion In Revenue

Following the ban on Huawei by the US government, it means that the company will no longer be able to buy or do business with US companies. While this will no doubt have a huge impact on Huawei, it seems that there will also be a huge impact on US companies that Huawei used to do business with.According to a report from Reuters, it has been estimated that the decision […]

Google ARCore Arrives For OnePlus 7 And OnePlus 7 Pro

The latest smartphones from OnePlus have now received support for ARCore, Google’s software-based augmented reality platform. Google introduced this platform in 2017 and dozens of devices have received support for it since. The OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro have now joined that list in addition to the 5G variant of the OnePlus 7 Pro. There’s one major difference why ARCore was able to become so much popular than Google’s […]

OnePlus 7 Pro ‘Ghost Touch’ Issues Fixed In Latest Update

One of the selling points of the OnePlus 7 Pro is its 90Hz display (even though it might not always run at 90Hz). However, early into its release, quite a number of users discovered that there was an issue with the display of their device where it seems to be affected by a “ghost touch”.This was basically where users ran into issues where the display seemed to activate even without […]

Renders Of Upcoming Motorola One Pro Leaked

When it comes to smartphones, Motorola doesn’t seem to be pushing their agenda quite as hard compared to the other players, such as Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, LG, and so on. However, it seems that the company could have a new phone up their sleeves that could prove to be a worthy contender.Thanks to the folks at Cashkaro, they have posted several renders of what is allegedly the Motorola One Pro. […]

ASUS ROG Phone 2 Tipped For July 23 Launch

If gaming smartphones are your thing, then you might want to mark down the 23rd of July on your calendars. This is because according to a report from DigiTimes, the publication is claiming that ASUS is expected to make an announcement next month where the ASUS ROG Phone 2 will be announced.This is the successor to the ASUS ROG Phone that was launched last year. Given how ASUS ROG computers […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Announcement Could Take Place August 7

A recently-leaked roadmap for Verizon has revealed that the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 could be launching in August. Now according to a report from CNET, it seems that we now have a more specific date to look forward to as the publication claims to have heard from their sources that the Note 10 could actually launch on the 7th of August.The launch in August doesn’t really come as a surprise […]

iOS 13 Will Use Your iPhones To Fix Your Apple TV’s Audio Sync Issues

We’re sure that we’ve all watched videos in which the video and audio are completely out of sync with each other. It can be a bit disconcerting and can be very annoying. There are various ways to fix that, but it seems that with iOS 13, Apple has plans to use your iPhone to help fix any audio sync issues that you might be experiencing with your Apple TV.The feature […]

Verizon Starts Selling LG V50 ThinQ 5G From June 20th

Verizon will soon begin selling another 5G smartphone on its network. It was the first carrier in the United States to offer the 5G Galaxy S10. It actually had exclusivity on this variant for about a month. Verizon today confirmed that it will begin selling the LG V50 ThinQ 5G from June 20th. While the 5G Galaxy S10 was Verizon’s first smartphone that was compatible with its next-generation network, the […]

Turecaller Gets Its Own Free Voice Calling Feature

Truecaller is a popular service that’s used by millions of people across the globe to screen calls. It has a massive database of numbers so incoming calls can be filtered through the list to let the user know who’s calling them as well as block calls from spammers and strangers. The Stockholm-based company is now expanding the app’s functionality by providing free VoIP voice calls. It promises that Truecaller Voice […]

Palm Phone Gets An Unlocked Model That’s Being Sold Directly

The tiny Palm phone was originally launched as a companion device that was meant to be used alongside your normal smartphone. However, Verizon eventually started selling it standalone for $350 a few months later. The handset is now getting an unlocked version which Palm will now be selling to customers directly. The idea was to limit the time that people spend on their regular smartphones. They could carry this tiny […]

Apple’s Own 5G Modems Might Only Arrive In 2022 Or 2023

According to recent reports, it has been suggested that Apple’s 5G iPhones might only arrive in 2020. This is due to an agreement that Apple has arrived with Qualcomm in a settlement which will allow Apple to license Qualcomm’s tech, which would help the company with their 5G iPhones.However, we have also heard the rumors that Apple could be looking to develop their own 5G modems. This is very much […]

‘Find My Friends’ App Helped A Mother Locate Her Missing Daughter

Apple’s iOS devices have an app called “Find My Friends”. It feels almost stalkerish as it basically let users keep track of where their friends are at all times. However, it seems that an argument for the app’s existence could be made as according to a recent story, it helped a mother locate her missing daughter, saving her life in the process.17-year old Macy Smith was late coming home and […]

Dr. Mario World Will Launch On iOS And Android Devices Next Month

If you enjoy games like Bejeweled where you match gems of similar colors to “clear” a space, then you might have played games like Dr. Mario in the past. If you enjoyed the game, then you might be pleased to learn that Nintendo has since announced a new Dr. Mario game that will be coming onto iOS and Android devices next month.Dubbed Dr. Mario World, this is a game that […]

iOS 13 Will Warn You If You Delete An App With An Active Subscription

In recent times, Apple has been pushing for the subscription model to be adopted. This is beneficial for both Apple and developers where it ensures a steady income for both parties. For consumers, it means more expensive apps, but the upside is that with developers continuously getting paid, it does encourage them to keep the app updated with new features.Now with more apps coming with subscription services, sometimes you might […]