Huawei Mate 30 Promo Videos Ask You To Rethink Everything

This was a long announcement - you can watch a replay of Huawei's hour and a half long event. And maybe you should, there is a lot of information like details on the cameras, charging both wired and wireless, 5G connectivity and comparisons with competing devices. If you don't have that long, however, you can watch this minute-long introductory clip, which runs through all the major features of the Huawei Mate 30 phones: In the same way that Huawei likes to push the boundaries of mobile photography with Leica, it uses its partnership with Porsche Design to give its flagship hardware...

Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro Appears In Live Handson Video

Xiaomi is set to announce the Mi 9 Pro at an event on September 24 alongside the Mi Mix 4. Both will support 5G connectivity and will pack the Snapdragon 855+ SoC. We already saw some official images of the Mi 9 Pro yesterday alongside details on its battery and charging speeds. Now the phone popped up in a short hands-on video which gives us our best look at it yet. Visually the phone retains the design of the Mi 9 with the same flat display and waterdrop notch upfront and a triple camera setup around the back. The Mi 9 Pro will indeed come with the Snapdragon 855+ chipset and 5G...

Huawei Watch Gt 2 Comes With Kirin A1 Chipset And 2 Week Battery Life

Alongside the new Mate 30 series, Huawei introduced its latest smartwatch - the Watch GT2. It offers a round watch face with slimmer bezels compared to last year's model and up to two weeks of battery life thanks to the new Kirin A1 SoC. The Watch GT 2 will be available in 42mm and 46mm sizes both of which come with a 1.39-inch always-on OLED display. The Kirin A1 chipset is at the helm of the new Watch GT 2 delivering low power consumption and a more stable Bluetooth connection, which Huawei claims can hold up to 150 meters away from your phone. The 42mm version comes with 16MB RAM...

Huawei And Porsche Cooperate To Bring Porsche Design Mate 30 Rs

Huawei's new Mate lineup is here and as is now the tradition it brings along a luxurious Porsche Design variant. Dubbed the Porsche Design Huawei Mate 30 RS, it mirrors the specs of the Mate 30 Pro 5G, which is to say a 6.53-inch OLED, Kirin 990 chip with embedded 5G, quad camera on the back and a 4,500mAh that's fast-chargeable both wired and wirelessly. The Porsche Design Huawei Mate 30 RS also comes in the styling we've come to associate with Porsche Design Huawei phones - a leather-bound rear panel with a vertical glass stripe that carries the quad camera. The color choice is narrowed...

Redmi K20 Pro Premium Brings Snapdragon 855 Soc Up To 12 Gb Ram And 512 Gb Storage

While the Redmi K20 Pro has only been out for a few months, the company decided to give the phone an upgrade with the new K20 Pro Premium. The biggest change is the newer Snapdragon 855+ chipset which promises up to 15% better performance in the GPU department compared to the Snapdragon 855 used in the regular K20 Pro. Another new addition is the 12GB RAM and 512 GB storage configuration which also comes with an exclusive finish similar to what we saw with the Avengers edition Redmi K20 Pro. The phone will also ship with MIUI 11 out of the box and will offer a refined cooling system...

Huawei Mate 30 And Mate 30 Pro Unveiled Have Three 40mp Cameras Between Them

Despite the pressure of the US-China trade war, Huawei pressed on and unveiled its new Mate 30 flagships. And it revealed its plans for a life without Google. Huawei Mate 30 Pro The Huawei Mate 30 Pro has arguably the most impressive camera hardware of any smartphone ever. In addition to the 40MP Super Sensing camera from the P30 Pro, it gains a 40MP ultra wide cam, which Huawei calls the Cine Camera. Both can use the 3D ToF sensor to render bokeh in videos. The third camera on the back is an 8MP shooter with a 3x optical zoom (80mm focal length) and 5x optical hybrid zoom. For...

Watch The Huawei Mate 30 Series Announcement Live Here

It's that time of the year again when smartphone manufacturers are introducing their latest and greatest products ahead of the holiday season. Huawei is next in line and it will show out the brand new Mate 30 series at an event held in Munich. The keynote starts at 12:00 UTC. The headlining features of the new phones will be their quad-camera setups, Kirin 990 chipset and 5G support. If rumors are true, these devices will be the first Huawei handsets to ship without Google services due to the US trade ban and they might get limited international availability. The Mate 30 Pro is expected...

Here Are All The Samsung Devices Getting Android 10

A long list of Samsung devices eligible for Android 10 update has surfaced online. We are not sure of the authenticity of the source but it looks promising. Pretty much all 2019 Samsung devices are going to get the latest installment of Android, including the low-end and mid-range Galaxy M and A-series. Last year's Galaxy S9-series and the Galaxy Note9 are on the list too - no surprises here but the S8 family and the Note8 seemingly didn't make the cut. Then again Samsung typically promises two-years of major Android version updates so it was probably to be...

Lenovo K10 Plus Specs Launch Date

Lenovo unveiled the K10 Note earlier this month, and on September 22, it will add one more smartphone to the K series - K10 Plus. The K10 Plus will make its debut starting with India and will be sold through Flipkart. Lenovo hasn't divulged anything about the K10 Plus yet, but Flipkart has set up a landing page on its website revealing the phone's design and specs. On the front, it has a 6.22" HD+ display with a waterdop cutout for the 16MP selfie camera. Around the back, you get a fingerprint scanner accompanied by a triple camera setup (13MP+5MP+8MP) aligned vertically in the top-left...

A Long List Of Huawei Mate 30 Pro Features Leaks Plus Some Renders

The Huawei Mate 30-series is all set to launch later today and one of the most massive leaks about the Pro version just surfaced leaving almost nothing to the imagination. The set of leaked official renders with all the available colors and the full specs sheet including the list of camera features. Going along the specs sheet, there's little we haven't picked up form the previous leaks with the exception of the camera features. The list is pretty long but a few stick out the most. Ishan Agarwal elaborates on the slow-motion capabilities. At 720p, the device can shoot whopping...

Nokia 7 2 India Price Sale Date

The Nokia 7.2 unveiled earlier this month at IFA 2019 has made its way to India. The smartphone's priced at INR18,599 ($260/€235) for the 4GB/64GB variant and you will have to shell out INR1,000 ($15/€12) more for if you want 6GB RAM. The Nokia 7.2 comes in Charcoal and Cyan Green colors and will go on sale in India starting September 23 through Nokia India's official site, Flipkart, as well as offline retail stores across the country. Nokia 7.2 in Charcoal and Cyan Green colors The Nokia 7.2 is powered by a Snapdragon 660 SoC and runs Android Pie out of the box. It has a 48MP...

Realme X2 Specs Snapdragon 730g

The Realme X2 is arriving on September 24, and we already know that it will feature a 32MP selfie shooter and a 64MP quad camera setup. Today, we learn it will have the Snapdragon 730G SoC at the helm. In addition to confirming the chipset, Realme also posted an image on Weibo revealing the X2's design which is similar to that of the Realme XT announced in India last week. The picture also confirms that X2 will be offered in two colors - Pearl White and Pearl Blue. A reliable source told us that Realme X2 for China is a rebranded XT 730G which is slated to arrive in India in...

Watch The Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5gs Reverse Wireless Charging In Action

Just today, several features of the upcoming Xiaomi MI 9 Pro 5G were revealed including a 4000 mAh battery, 40W wired charging, 30W wireless charging, and 10W reverse wireless charging, A video from Weibo was reported to YouTube, showing the Mi 9 Pro 5G's charging a pair of Apple AirPods. If you look closely, you can see the text just below the triple cameras that reads "XIAOMI 5G 48MP TRIPLE CAMERA". China's JD.com is already taking reservations for the Mi 9 Pro 5G, which is set to be unveiled on September 24 at a press event in the manufacturer's home country. The Mi...

Tmobiles Latest Ad Campaign Blasts Verizons Lack Of 5g Coverage Maps

T-Mobile has been known for launching ad campaigns in direct and blatant opposition of its competitors. The latest campaign is called "VerHIDEzon" which refers to Verizon's lack of a 5G coverage map. T-Mobile claims that Verizon charges more for 5G service, yet doesn't offer any way for customers to see exactly where they can expect service, particularly, a coverage map. Something had to be done. @Verizon's been talking a big game about 5G, charging more for it and not even giving customers a map to find it. Hopefully all of NYC (and the rest of the country) now realizes @verHIDEzon =...

Oneplus 7t Spotted On Geekbench Running Android 10 And 8gb Ram

OnePlus has already begun hyping its own upcoming refresh of the OnePlus 7. Just yesterday, OnePlus CEO posted images of the OnePlus 7T's backside with triple cameras and a redesigned circular camera island and a matte blue gradient finish. OnePlus 7T Coincidentally, the OnePlus HD1903 has appeared on Geekbench and we suspect this is the OnePlus 7T. Although the benchmark doesn't explicitly reveal any specifications other than the 8GB of RAM but the test results are slightly higher than those on the OnePlus 7's Snapdragon 855 which could signify the bump up to a Snapdragon 855+....

Where To Livestream Tomorrows Huawei Mate 30 Event

Tomorrow, Huawei will take the stage in Munich where the Chinese phone maker will announce its latest flagship device, the Mate 30. There will be livestreams available on Huawei's website, Twitter, and Facebook live with the handle @Huaweimobile. The livestream will begin at 2PM CET/ 8AM ET/ 5AM PT. Huawei has come under scrutiny as the United States issued a ban on the company, citing a security risk and barring American companies from conducting business with Huawei. This includes Google - so the smartphone won't be launching with Google Apps or Services. Despite the...

Facebook Updates Portal Range With Three New Models

Facebook has updated its Portal series of video-calling devices with three new models, the Portal, Portal Mini and Portal TV. It is now also available in additional markets. The Portal and Portal Mini have a completely new design that looks more like a photo frame. The Portal has a vertically oriented design, much like the Portal+ from last year, and the Portal Mini has a landscape orientation. The Portal has a 10-inch display while the Portal Mini has an 8-inch display. Display brightness and color are automatically adjusted to match the ambient light. Both models also have a...

Our Asus Rog Phone 2 Video Review Is Up

On paper, the Asus ROG Phone II packs all the top specs that 2019 has to offer - a 120 Hz refresh rate display, Snapdragon 855+ chipset, 12 GB RAM and a reassuring 6,000 mAh battery. The display is flanked by a great dual speaker setup and Asus updated all three cameras with sharper sensors. Sure the new ROG Phone is still rather bulky weighing in at 240 grams and the design isn't for everyone but this phone is undoubtedly packed to the brim with features and also boast an interesting array of accessories. The biggest wow factor with the ROG Phone 2 is its 120 Hz AMOLED display....

Early Data Shows Iphone 11 Pro Duo Is More Popular Than The Vanilla Model

While some analysts were not impressed, the new iPhone 11 trio seems to be off to a great start. In fact, those analysts were focusing on the wrong thing - the $50 price cut for the iPhone 11 isn't what's drawing in buyers. No, data from pre-orders shows that people are flocking to the Pros. Info coming from Taiwan shows that 70% of pre-orders are for iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. People seem to be preferring the 256GB model, 64GB really isn't much these days. Anyway, the other 30% of pre-orders are for the vanilla model. A couple of days ago, Ming-Chi Kuo reported that in...

Google Assistant Adds A Second Voice Option In Nine Countries

Google Assistant is useful for a lot of Android users. Even though the voice does not matter technically – it does affect the user experience in a big way. And, this was the reason why Google added almost 11 different voices for U.S users (that included John Legend‘s voice as well).Now, they want to expand the ability to have more voice options to nine different countries (with nine different languages).Not […]

Samsung Pushes September Security Update For Galaxy A80 Galaxy S8 Series And Galaxy A5 2017

Samsung has begun seeding the September security patch to several more devices ranging from the fairly new Galaxy A80 to some older units like the Galaxy A5 (2017) and Galaxy S8 and S8+. The new update comes under the A805FXXS2ASI2 name for the A80 in Chile, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, Guatemala, Paraguay, Panama, Mexico and India. The Galaxy A5 (2017)'s update bears the A520FXXUBCSI1 build and is live in Croatia,Russia,Ukraine and Kazakhstan. The S8/S8+ update comes under version G95*FXXS5DSI1 and is available across Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Italy, and Bolivia. If you have any of...

iOS 13 Warns Users Of A Potential Privacy Risk When Using Facebook

With the new iOS 13, there are tons of improvements to enhance privacy – starting with the sign-in option with Apple ID. Sure, when it comes to utilizing Apple’s own services on the iPhone/iPad, you should not have an issue. But, what about third-party applications like Facebook?Facebook is infamous for collecting data without users’ consent. How will the new software affect such services?While we were wondering about it – there […]

Demand For Apple’s iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro Reportedly Better Than Expected

For the longest time ever, whenever Apple released a new iPhone, it was guaranteed to be a smashing success. However, in the recent years, that hasn’t always been the case. While far from being a flop, the combination of a matured market and also ever-increasing prices has resulted in demand not being as strong as it used to be.However, that could change with the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro […]

iPhone 11 Pro’s Multi-Camera Video Recording Feature Will Be Coming To Older iPhones

One of the highlight features of Apple’s new iPhone 11 Pro is when the developers of the Filmic Pro video capture app showed how video could be captured on the phone’s multiple cameras simultaneously. This meant that video could be captured using the front-facing camera and rear-facing cameras at the same time.It also showed how video that uses the phone’s ultra-wide lens and the standard lens can also be shot […]

OnePlus 7T Launch Confirmed For September 26 And October 10

If you love what OnePlus has done with the OnePlus 7 and would love to see what the company will be doing with its successor, you’ll be pleased to learn that following the rumors, it has been confirmed that the OnePlus 7T will be launched on the 26th of September and the 10th of October.Now, we know that it is a bit odd to have two separate dates, but according […]

Google Pixel 4 Confirmed For October 15 Reveal

The Pixel 4 has to be one of the worst-kept secrets of 2019, where it seemed that it could have potentially forced Google to partially show their hand, where the company unveiled the design of the phone as well as confirmed some upcoming features. That being said, it looks like all the rumors can soon be put to rest.This is because Google has confirmed that on the 15th of October, […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Review

The Galaxy Note 10+ (and 10+ 5G) represents the technological peak of Samsung’s smartphone offering for 2019. We have tested the unique features that make the Note 10 series a “must-see” waypoint on your smartphone quest.This review was based on using the Galaxy Note 10+, which we consider to be the true successor of the Galaxy Note 9.It’s essential to understand that the base Galaxy Note 10 (non-plus) is, in […]

Chrome Canary Introduces Shared Clipboard Between Android And PC

While you’re outside, using your phone to browse the web is to be expected, but when you’re at home, it would be more comfortable using a computer. However, there are times when we might prefer using our phones, but that presents a problem when you’re trying to move from phone to PC.However, the good news is that in the latest Chrome Canary, Google has introduced a new feature called “Shared […]

Apple’s iPhone 11 Could Have Reverse Wireless Charging, But Disabled In Software

One of the features that we’re seeing more handset makers introduce to their phones is reverse wireless charging, where the phones themselves offer wireless charging capabilities which can charge other devices, like another smartphone or wireless earbuds. This is a feature that had been rumored to find its way to the iPhone 11 lineup.However, at Apple’s event where the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max were […]

iOS 13 Exploit Lets Others Bypass The Lockscreen To See Your Contacts

iOS 13 has yet to be released, although we heard, it could be coming out next week. However, it seems that ahead of the update’s release, an exploit has already been discovered. If the exploit is taken advantage of, it will allow an unauthorized user to bypass your lockscreen to access your contact list.This exploit was initially discovered by Jose Rodriguez and shared with The Verge. Rodriguez had initially reported […]

Automatic Phone Backups Are Now Included In Google One Plans

There are many ways to backup your phone and Google Drive is one of them. However, if you need more storage than what Google Drive has to offer by default, then you might want to check out Google One. This is because in an announcement by Google, it seems that Google One plans will now include automatic phone backups.According to Google, “We’ve taken the standard Android backup (that includes texts, […]

iPhone 11’s Portrait Mode Will Be Able To Detect Objects And Pets

While on the surface, the differences between the iPhone XR and the iPhone X, XS, and XS Max seemed superficial, like LCD versus OLED, single-camera versus dual-cameras, and so on, there were differences in its software as well. For example, when it comes to taking photos of objects or pets in Portrait Mode, the iPhone XR fell short.However, as noted by MacRumors, it seems that Apple has made some upgrades […]

Apple’s New iPhone 11 Pro Will Offer Faster LTE Speeds

When Apple announced the new iPhone 11 Pro, they also revealed that the new phones will offer up faster connectivity speeds. It sounds good, doesn’t it? However, Apple did not mention exactly how much faster we might be able to expect, but thanks to SpeedSmart, they have managed to get their hands on test data that shows just how fast we can expect.Now, the speed improvements you can look forward […]

Mophie Already Has Battery Cases Ready For The New iPhone 11

Apple already makes battery cases for its iPhones, but if you’d rather not wait, it seems that Mophie has you covered. For those unfamiliar, Mophie has been creating iPhone battery cases for many years already, so it’s not surprising that the company is back with a new battery case designed for Apple’s new iPhone 11, 11 Pro, and 11 Pro Max.According to Mophie, the new case Juice Pack Access cases […]

The New iPhones Come With A U1 Chip, Hints At Plans For Tile-Like Tracking Accessory

Ahead of Apple’s iPhone event, it was rumored that the company could be getting ready to launch a Tile-like tracking accessory of their own. It was also rumored that the tracker could take advantage of ultra-wideband technology which would make it easier to find and also more accurate when it comes to pinging its location.However, during the event, Apple failed to mention anything about the tracker, but it seems that […]

Razer’s New iPhone Case Will Help Keep Your Phone Cool During Gaming

When it comes to gaming, phones can get pretty hot depending on how much processing power is needed. This is why gaming phones are becoming popular as most of them tend to come with cooling features that might not typically be found on a regular smartphone. However, if you’d rather not buy a gaming smartphone, you might be interested in Razer’s new iPhone case.The company has taken the wraps off […]

It’s Official: Apple Has Killed Off 3D Touch From Its iPhones

Several years ago when Apple launched the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, they introduced a new hardware feature in the form of 3D Touch which brought pressure-sensitive displays to smartphones. It sounded promising in theory, but it was quickly shown that it was more exciting in theory than in practice.So much so that we have heard rumors that Apple could be killing off the feature in its 2019 iPhones. It […]

iPhone 11 Pro: Apple’s New Top Phone

During today’s Apple media event in Silicon Valley, the company has announced the iPhone 11 ($699+) and the iPhone 11 Pro ($999+), which also features its most powerful camera system to date.The iPhone 11 Pro comes with 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch displays, the latter is called the iPhone 11 Pro Max ($1099+). Apple has slightly pulled back the launch prices since last year, as the launch of the iPhone Xs showed […]

Apple’s iPhone XR Just Got Better With The iPhone 11

With the flop of the iPhone 5c, we’re sure many were skeptical of the iPhone XR when the device was launched last year. However, apart from the color options, the iPhone XR proved itself to be nothing like the iPhone 5c where it actually outsold the flagship iPhone XS and XS Max models.This is why we have to say that we are pretty excited when Apple announced its successor in […]

Apple Arcade Will Be Officially Launching On September 19

Apple Arcade was initially announced in the earlier part of the year. However, Apple declined to mention when the service will be launched or how much it might cost, but today at Apple’s iPhone event, those details have since been officially confirmed.Gamers who are looking forward to the service will be pleased to learn that Apple has confirmed that Apple Arcade will be launching on the 19th of September, which […]

Microsoft Launches A New To-Do List App For Mobile Devices

When it comes to to-do list apps, there are plenty of options available in the market, but it looks like Microsoft has decided to add yet another to the list. This is actually not Microsoft’s first attempt at a to-do list app for smartphones and tablets, although this seems to be an improvement over its previous launches.For those who are unfamiliar, Microsoft acquired to-do list app Wunderlist back in 2015. […]

Apple Is Still Considering Scheduling Feature For iMessage

There is no doubt that Apple wants users to use its iMessage messaging platform. It is a pretty decent default messaging platform that iOS users can use with each other, and with every iOS update, Apple introduces new features to it. However, one feature that seems to be lacking is message scheduling.As its name implies, this would allow users to schedule messages to be sent at a later date instead […]

The iPhone XR Dominated Smartphone Shipments In The First Half Of 2019

These days, our smartphone prices are getting more and more expensive to the point where mid-range handsets are starting to look like pretty good alternatives. This could be the reason why Apple’s iPhone XR is doing so well, because even though at a starting price of $749 isn’t exactly cheap, it is still several hundred dollars cheaper than the iPhone XS and XS Max models.It is also not surprising to […]

Apple Executive Hints That Touch ID Will Be Here To Stay

When Apple took Touch ID away from its iPhones in favor of Face ID, it seemed like the company was set to on sticking with it for the foreseeable future. However, in recent times, we’ve started to hear rumblings that Apple could actually be looking to bring back Touch ID to future iPhones.Now according to a report from Express.co.uk, they interview Apple executive Greg Joswiak, Apple’s vice president of Product […]

Man With Swift Reflexes Catches iPhone Mid-Air While Riding A Roller Coaster At 80mph

These days with cameras readily at our disposal in our smartphones, it makes it so easy for anyone to take a photo or video anytime, anywhere. This has unfortunately resulted in some accidents, where people try to take photos only to lose their phones instead. This was almost the case with one main at the PortAventura World theme park in Catalonia, Spain.In a viral video that’s been making its rounds, […]

What’s New In Android 10

The latest iteration of Android is finally here. Android 10 marks the beginning of a new naming tradition (just like iOS) with numbers. This time Android 10 focuses on three important themes – supporting bleeding edge technologies (like foldable smartphones & 5G Network), protecting users’ privacy, and enhancing the digital wellbeing controls.In this article, let us take a look at what’s new in Android 10.Best Android 10 FeaturesThere’s a lot […]

HMD Global Announces The Nokia 7.2, Noia 6.2

While flagship phones pack a ton of amazing and bleeding edge features, they also come with ridiculous price tags attached to them. Given how far we’ve advanced, mid-ranged phones these days actually do a pretty good job for what they are, and if you are after such a device, HMD Global might have something for you.The company has recently announced two new Nokia-branded mid-ranged phones. This includes the Nokia 7.2 […]

samsung galaxy s10e in for review

Say hello to the Samsung Galaxy S10e - the value flagship in Samsung's S10 lineup and quite possibly the best compact phone period. We're on our way to deliver a detailed review of the Galaxy S10e early next week, but before that let's look at this little gem and share some early impressions. The first thing

samsung reportedly supplying oled displays for huawei p30 pro

Samsung Electronics may face intense competition from the likes of Apple and Huawei but several of the conglomerate’s affiliates conduct business with these companies as well. Samsung Display supplied OLED panels to Apple for the iPhone X and it’s now claimed that the company has inked a similar deal with Huawei. It’s apparently supplying OLED

tel aviv testing crosswalk lights to warn smartphone zombies

Many people these days bury their faces in their smartphones as they go about their daily commute. That’s why there’s no shortage of videos online of people bumping into things and falling down stairs because they were too distracted by their smartphones to see where they were going. To prevent such “smartphone zombies” from stepping