Oppo Reno4 And Reno4 Pro Promo Videos Are All About The Camera

The Oppo Reno4 and Reno4 Pro are coming this Friday, June 5, and we have a very good idea already of what to expect. Now we get an early serving of promo videos - four clips for the Oppo Reno4 series that showcase the phones' design, Super Night Mode and video stabilization. The Reno4 Pro will have a 6.55-inch 1080x2400px AMOLED with 90Hz refresh rate, a 48MP main camera with stabilization, 13MP telephoto and 12MP ultrawide, and a single 32MP selfie camera. The Reno4 has a 6.43-inch 1080x2400px AMOLED with regular old 60Hz refresh rate, a non-stabilized 48MP main...

Asus Rog Phone 3 Specs Geekbench 12gb Ram

An unknown Asus device bearing model code I003DD and believed to be the ROG Phone III popped up on Geekbench last month with 8GB RAM. Now another Asus device (I003D) which is likely another version of the same phone has passed through the benchmark database and it has 12GB RAM. Just like the 8GB RAM variant, the 12GB version runs Android 10 and has Snapdragon 865 SoC at the helm, but other than this Geekbench doesn't reveal any other details about the smartphone. There's no word from Asus about the launch date of the ROG Phone III yet, but reports coming out of Taiwan suggest the...

Poco Teases Upcoming Phone Launch For India

The Poco brand is marking its two year anniversary today and released a commemorative video titled Poco for India. It reinstates the brand's commitment to serving Indian consumers and more interestingly teases a new product launch at the very end. At around the 1:28 mark, we can clearly see: "The next Poco for India" followed by a "Coming soon" message. Speculations point that this could be the rumored Poco M2 Pro midranger which was also recently seen in multiple certification listings. Another option is the Poco F2 Pro but the company's CEO Chandolu Manmohan did mention that it...

Limited Edition Bts Purple Samsung Galaxy S20 And Buds Leak

Samsung is close to launching a limited-edition collaboration with Korean Pop band BTS featuring the Galaxy S20+ and Galaxy Buds+ in Mirror Purple. Tipster Max Weinbach shared images of both products which suggest they are coming as early as next month on July 9. This is the BTS phone, if you hadn't seen it yet. pic.twitter.com/IKSWETUp7g— Max Weinbach (@MaxWinebach) June 3, 2020 A separate teaser post from Samsung suggests the limited edition S20+ will be on pre-order between June 19 and July 5. Pricing and availability remain shrouded in mystery but according to rumors, both products...

Xiaomi Invests In Chinese Oled Manufacturer Zhiyun

The leading OLED manufacturer in China is the Dalian Zhiyun Automation Company and it specializes in the production of LCD, OLED, and mini LED technologies. According to the latest information, Xiaomi has invested over CNY143 million ($20 million) and gets in return 15,5 million shares, which is exactly 5.63% of the company's total. The deal was done with Tan Yongliang, the executive owner of the Zhiyun company. It is the biggest Chinese company that delivers technologies for imaging panels and works closely with manufacturers like BOE, Huaxing, Tianma, and Visionox - all competitors to...

New Relme 6i Blue Soda Color Goes On Sale

The Realme 6i is now available in a third color - Blue Soda (Soda Blue sounds better, doesn't it?), to go along with the Cream White and Green Tea. Realme just announced the new color addition, but it's already on sale in the UK, Czech Republic and Poland in Europe, as well as the Philippines. The model is priced PLN 950 (€215) and GBP189 (€212) for the Europe-bound 4/128GB, while in the Philippines there's a 3/64GB variant for PHP 7,990 (€142) and a 4/128GB Blue Soda Realme 6i for PHP 9,990 (€180). Realme 6i in Blue Soda Otherwise the Blue Soda variant shares the exact same...

Hublot Big Bang E Is A 5800 Swiss Android Smartwatch

Hublot, a Swiss luxury watch maker, has announced two new models in its flagship Big Bang series of luxury watches. Called the Big Bang e, these are the only two smartwatches in this series but try to achieve the same look and feel as their analogue stablemates, even if they are the cheapest models in the company's lineup. The two wrist watches — Big Bang e Titanium and Big Bang e Black Ceramic — have the same basic design as other Big Bang watches with a 42mm dial. They feature the sandwich design by Hublot, with two layers of the material sandwiching the watch in the middle. You...

Samsung Bundles Galaxy Tab S6 Lite With Free Akg Y500 Headphones In The Uk And Ireland

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite became available in the UK at the end of April, but now Samsung has decided that it wants to boost sales and is offering a deal - a free pair of AKG Y500. This deal is exclusive to the UK and Ireland, it's valid from today until June 30. The Tab S6 Lite costs £350/€400 if you want the Wi-Fi version, the LTE one is £400/€460. That means that the Y500 - normally £130/€150 - make up a significant portion of the price. That is if you wanted a pair of on-ear headphones in the first place. Maybe you do, check out our review to help you make up your mind. In...

Asus Announce Partnership With Unity Rog Phone Iii Mentioned

The Taiwanese gaming company Asus has announced in a press release that it is a Verified Solution Partner of Unity, the platform that is used for creating plenty of mobile games. As such, it will ensure its SDK is always optimized for Unity Editor and will allow developers to use its devices for proper testing. The Republic of Gamers brand will also create a plugin for Unity's Engine that will support five features of the ROG Phone II, as well as the ROG Phone III - and yes, this is the first time Asus has said anything official about its upcoming phone. Having such a partnership...

Miui 12 Stable Beta Arrives For Xiaomi Mi 9 Mi 9t And K20 Series

Xiaomi unveiled its MIUI 12 in China in April, followed by a global launch in May. Now, the first set of devices have started receiving the stable beta firmware. This is normally the final stage before the update begins seeding to retail units. These include the Xiaomi Mi 9, Mi 9T/Mi 9T Pro and the Redmi K20/K20 Pro. Owners of these devices will have to enroll through the Mi Pilot program for which you can find more details here. These builds are still not recommended to install on your daily driver as some unexpected bugs may appear, but should be perfectly stable overall. That...

Honor Play 4 Pro Unveiled With Kirin 990 40mp Main And 3x Tele Cam Play 4 Gets Dimensity 800

Honor unveiled the Play 4 duo today, two 5G connected phones with powerful 7nm chipsets and a love for photography. Despite sharing a name, however, the two devices are fairly different. Honor Play 4 Pro The Honor Play 4 Pro uses the Kirin 990 (the 7nm version with external 5G modem), giving it flagship performance as well as 5G connectivity. The phone will run Magic UI 3.1 (based on Android 10) out of the box. It has 8GB of RAM and 128GB storage. Honor Play 4 Pro in Black and "Mecha Blue" The Pro has only two cameras on its back, but they are quite special. The main...

Realme X3 Shows Up On The Google Play Cosnole With Snapdragon 855 Chipset

Realme unveiled the X3 SuperZoom last week, but kept the vanilla X3 under wraps. The phone does exist, however, it even showed up on the Google Play Console, which posted some of the key specs. The Realme X3 is powered by the same Snapdragon 855+ as the SuperZoom. It gets less RAM, 8GB instead of 12GB. The Play Console doesn't say it, but it's unlikely that this has 5G connectivity. The display will have a 1,080 x 2,400px resolution. It's not clear if it will be a 120Hz display like on the SuperZoom, however. The phone will come with Android 10 out of the box, no surprise...

Samsung Galaxy Note20 To Have A 108 Mp Sensor Only 50x Zoom

Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy Note20 lineup in August, and rumors are already starting to get very specific. According to prolific leakster IceUniverse on Twitter and Weibo, the Galaxy Note20+ smartphone will have a 108MP sensor, while the ToF will be replaced by a laser focus sensor, assisting the main cam. Machine-translated post on Weibo with the leaked camera specs The sensor will be the 1/1.33" Samsung Bright HM1 - the very same seen in the Galaxy S20 Ultra. The additional laser focus sensor will assist the main camera, instead of having a static ToF sensor that...

Oppo Find X2 Find X2 Pro India Launch Date

The Oppo Find X2 and Find X2 Pro unveiled back in March will debut in India on June 17. Oppo hasn't revealed the duo's Indian pricing and availability yet, but it did confirm that the pair will be sold through Amazon's local web store. World's #FastestChargeTechnology meets the #PerfectScreenOf2020 with the all new #OPPOFindX2Series #5G! Are you ready to experience a smooth and flawless performance? The #TrueFlagshipExperience is coming soon to India on 17th June.Know more: https://t.co/chUzY2ya9p pic.twitter.com/Bh3w3Aho9L— OPPO India (@oppomobileindia) June 3, 2020 The Find X2 and...

Report Ipad Air 4 To Come With 11 Display And Usbc

A new report circulating Chinese media claims that Apple is looking to bring a radical change to its iPad Air by increasing the display size to 11-inches and replacing the Lighting port with a Type-C connector. The report comes from unnamed Apple suppliers and claims the upcoming Air will feature a similar design to the current 11-inch iPad Pro with slim bezels and possibly Face ID. The latter part is still not confirmed so we're not holding our breath. Apple has been following a policy of increasing its iPad display sizes for the past years so the new claims make sense. The latest...

Unreleased Realme Is Confirmed To Be Real Sadly Gets Cancelled

Back in April, a phone with the Realme logo leaked on Weibo, suggesting the brand is trying a radically new design which is similar to some Oppo Reno smartphones. It had some gaming aesthetics and three cameras, hidden behind a flat panel and we thought this is an upcoming gaming phone. The truth as revealed by Francis Wang, CMO of Realme India, is less exciting - it was a design consideration for a new smartphone, but had to be canceled because the company didn't want to make any compromises with the internal design. Yeah, it's beautiful. However, to put the camera flat under this back...

Amazfit Bip S India Price Sale Date

The Amazfit Bip S unveiled back in January at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has debuted in India. The smartwatch is priced at INR4,999 ($65/€60) and has four color options - Red Orange, Warm Pink, White Rock, and Carbon Black. The Bip S will go on sale starting noon local time today through online retailers Amazon.in, Flipkart, Myntra as well as the company's official Indian website. It will also be sold through offline stores, which include Croma, Reliance Digital and Poorvika Mobiles. The Amazfit Bip S is built around a 1.28" Transflective Always-On color touch display. It...

Hp Announces New Omen 15 Gaming Laptops With Amd Cpu

HP has updated its OMEN 15 gaming laptop with new design and new specs for 2020, including an option to configure it with an AMD CPU, a first for a OMEN laptop. The OMEN 15 can now be configured with up to an Intel Core i7-10750H or an AMD Ryzen 7 4800H CPU. For graphics, you can now have it configured with up to NVIDIA RTX 2070 Super Max-Q. For memory, you can have it configured with up to 32GB of DDR4-2933 on the Intel model and DDR4-3200 on the AMD model. Storage can be as high as 1TB NVMe M.2 SSD, in either a single stick or dual 512GB sticks in RAID 0...

Facebooks Manage Activity Feature Lets You Bulk Hide And Delete Old Posts

Facebook announced a new feature today that's all about making your profile not stand out for the wrong reasons, say when you're looking for a job and a possible employer looks you up. Manage Activity is the name, bulk deletion and hiding of past posts is the game. It lets you curate your presence on Facebook in a much more streamlined way than before. You can archive (nee hide) content you no longer want others to see, but still want to keep for yourself over on the social network. There's also a trash bin, where you can move stuff you no longer want to ever see again. Content...

Verizons Lg V40 Thinq Is Now Receiving Android 10

If you own an LG V40 ThinQ on Verizon, here's some good news for you. The long awaited update to Android 10 for your device is now finally rolling out. Both AT&T and T-Mobile have beaten Verizon to the punch, while Sprint is lagging behind even worse for some reason. The update will install software version V405UA30a on your handset, with Android 10 and the April 1, 2020 security patch level. Sure, that's two months old right now, but this is LG we're talking about, and its track record with timely updates is anything but smooth. This security patch level is still better than...

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 […]

Apple And Google’s COVID-19 Exposure Notification API Is Now Available On iOS And Android

Earlier this year, Apple and Google announced that they would be working together on developing a COVID-19 contact tracing system. Dubbed Exposure Notifications, if you have an iOS or Android device, you might be interested to learn that the API is now available in the latest update to both operating systems.What does this mean? This API basically allows developers or governments to create apps that can help with contact tracing. […]

OnePlus To Disable ‘X-ray’ Camera Feature Over Privacy Concerns

The other day we reported that it was discovered one of the features of the OnePlus 8 Pro’s camera is the ability for it to gain “X-ray vision” through one of the filters. This basically utilized the camera’s infrared sensors to create an effect, in which one of the side-effects was that it could see through very thin pieces of plastic and clothing.We stated then that we weren’t sure if […]

Apple Might Not Bundle EarPods With The iPhone 12

Ever since Apple ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack, the company first bundled EarPods but included an adapter. The company later changed this by including EarPods with a Lightning connector, but now with the iPhone 12, a report from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claims that the device could finally see Apple ditch the EarPods for good.According to Kuo, it seems that there is a chance that the iPhone 12 might not ship […]

verizons lg v40 thinq is now receiving android 10

If you own an LG V40 ThinQ on Verizon, here's some good news for you. The long awaited update to Android 10 for your device is now finally rolling out. Both AT&T and T-Mobile have beaten Verizon to the punch, while Sprint is lagging behind even worse for some reason. The update will install software version

streaming hbo max on att wont 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

huawei p40 pro in for review

We just got our hands on the Huawei P40 Pro+ and are here to tell you that it's a special, special phone. But first, here's what you get in the box. Just like the P40 Pro, the Pro+ comes with a 40W charger, a USB-C cable and USB-C headphones. The only thing we could wish

idc 42 million wearables shipped in india during q1

According to the latest IDC report, wearable shipments during the January-March period in India have increased by over 80% on a yearly basis. The total units shipped for the period were 4.2 million. The wearable product category comprises of earwear, wrist bands and watches. Breaking down the shipments by product category, earwear topped the

our sony xperia 1 ii video review is up

The Sony Xperia 1 II will be available in stores later this month with a $1,200/€1,200 price tag attached to it. Is it worth it? We tried to answer that in our written review or you can watch Will go over the best features of the phone (and some not so good). Starting with the