Redmi K30 series with 6.67-inch dual punch-hole display, dual mode 5G coming on Dec 10 [Update: 64MP Sony IMX686 sensor]

Update: December 6, 2019 — Redmi General Manager, Lu Weibing today confirmed that the Redmi K30 will be the world’s first phone to feature 64MP Sony IMX686 sensor. Earlier this week it also confirmed 4G version of K30 is coming.

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c 8nm and Snapdragon 8c 7nm Compute platforms for always on, always connected PCs announced

Qualcomm announced its next-generation Snapdragon 865, Snapdragon 765, and Snapdragon 865 7nm Mobile Platforms recently. Last year, the company also announced 8cx 7nm Compute Platform for thin. light, and always on, always connected Windows 10 PCs – Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx. Now, Qualcomm has announced the new Snapdragon 7c and Snapdragon 8c which joins the previously announced Snapdragon 8cx.

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Sony Xperia 1 and Xperia 5 Android 10 update starts rolling out

Sony introduced the Xperia 1 smartphone with 4K OLED HDR 21:9 display at MWC earlier this year and the company launched the Xperia 5 with 21:9 display recently at IFA this year. Both smartphones shipped with Android 9.0 (Pie) and now, Sony has started rolling out the Android 10 update to both Xperia 1 and Xperia 5.

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Nokia 2.3 with 6.2-inch HD+ display, dual rear cameras, metal frame announced

HMD Global just announced the Nokia 2.3, the company’s latest budget Android One smartphone and the successor of Nokia 2.2 at an event in Egypt, as expected. It packs a 6.2-inch HD+ screen, is powered by MediaTek Helio A22 12nm SoC with 2GB RAM, runs Android 9.0 (Pie) with 2 years of Android and 3 years of security updates, has a 13-megapixel rear camera with AI low-light feature, HDR, secondary 2-megapixel depth sensing camera for Portrait Mode, ‘Recommended Shot’ feature that automatically captures alternate images before and after the shutter button is pressed and suggests the best one. Continue reading “Nokia 2.3 with 6.2-inch HD+ display, dual rear cameras, metal frame announced”

HUAWEI Enjoy 10S with 6.3-inch FHD+ OLED display, in-display fingerprint scanner, 48MP triple rear cameras announced

After the Enjoy 10 Plus  and Enjoy 10, HUAWEI has introduced Enjoy 10S, another phone in the ‘Enjoy 10’ series in China, as it had.  It packs a 6.3-inch FHD+ OLED display, is powered by an octa-core Kirin 710F 12nm SoC with up to 8GB RAM and GPU Turbo 3.0, has a 48-megapixel primary camera with AI features, 8-megapixel ultra-wide and an 2-megapixel camera for portrait shots. It also has a 16-megapixel front camera in the waterdrop notch. Continue reading “HUAWEI Enjoy 10S with 6.3-inch FHD+ OLED display, in-display fingerprint scanner, 48MP triple rear cameras announced”

Nokia 9 PureView Android 10 update starts rolling out

HMD Global has started rolling out Android 10 update for its flagship Nokia 9 PureView smartphone, which makes it the second Nokia phone to get the update after the Nokia 8.1 in October. Android 10 brings number of additional privacy and security features for users, as well as Dark Theme, Smart Reply, Focus mode, dedicated ‘Privacy section’, and lots more. Continue reading “Nokia 9 PureView Android 10 update starts rolling out”

Sony a9 II 24.2MP Full Frame camera launched in India

Sony has announced an upgrade to its flagship Alpha 9 full frame professional camera series, the Sony Alpha 9 II. The camera features a lot of new features that mark a massive improvement from the previous model with an updated connectivity options, faster BIONZ X image processing engine, better auto focus  and more.

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LG Gram 17 2020 with 10th Gen Intel Core processors, bigger battery announced

LG electronics first introduced the 17 inch variant of the LG Gram last year with the success of the product leading to almost 25% of LG Gram sales in 2019. Now, for 2020, LG is updating their Gram 17 with the latest 10th Intel processors and a bigger battery, among other changes.

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HUAWEI nova 6 SE with 6.4-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 810, 8GB RAM, 48MP quad rear cameras announced

HUAWEI has announced nova 6 SE, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in China along with the Nova 6. It has a 6.4-inch Full HD+ display with a 16-megapixel in-screen camera, is powered by Kirin 810 7nm SoC with 8GB RAM, runs Android 10 with EMUI 10, has a 48-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor, 2-megapixel camera for macro and another 2-megapixel camera for depth sensing in portrait shots. Continue reading “HUAWEI nova 6 SE with 6.4-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 810, 8GB RAM, 48MP quad rear cameras announced”

Microsoft’s Project Lockhart could be cheaper, disc-less Next-Gen Xbox alternative to Scarlett

When project Scarlett was announced back in June, it was reported that there would two variants in the earlier leaks: the high-performance Anaconda and the lower-end Lockhart. A new report from Kotaku has confirmed that the cheaper, digital-only alternative to Scarlett called Lockhart is still in development.

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HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G with 6.57-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 990, 40MP triple rear cameras, dual in-screen front cameras announced

HUAWEI just announced nova 6 and nova 6 5G smartphones at an event in China, as it had promised. These pack a 6.57-inch Full HD+ LCD screens with dual punch-hole design for a 32-megapixel camera along with an 8-megapixel 105° ultra-wide sensor. The 4G version is powered Kirin 990 chip and the 5G version includes Balong 5000 5G modem for NSA & SA 5G dual-mode support. Continue reading “HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G with 6.57-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 990, 40MP triple rear cameras, dual in-screen front cameras announced”

HUAWEI Watch GT2 with circular AMOLED display, Kirin A1 chip, 14 days battery life launched in India starting at Rs. 14990

HUAWEI just launched the HUAWEI Watch GT 2, the company’s latest smartwatch in India, as it had promised. It promises 2 weeks of battery life on a single charge, supports Bluetooth calling, thanks to microphone and speakers, in-device music and capacity to store and play 500 songs. It comes in 42mm and 46mm models in 1.2-inch / 1.39-inch sizes with Super AMOLED display with 3D glass screen. Continue reading “HUAWEI Watch GT2 with circular AMOLED display, Kirin A1 chip, 14 days battery life launched in India starting at Rs. 14990”

Samsung introduces The Wall Large format MicroLED displays in India starting at Rs. 3.5 crores

Is your 75 inch TV not big enough? Maybe 4k resolution is not crisp enough for you? Samsung may have the solution with The Wall. Designed with its modular MicroLED display, The Wall comes with the size option of 146 inch (370.8 cm) in 4K definition, 219 inch (556.3 cm) in 6K definition to 292 inch (741.7 cm) in 8K definition.

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Android Focus mode tool in Digital Wellbeing rolling out globally for Android Pie and Android 10

Google introduced Digital wellbeing along with Android 9 as a bunch of tools to help users unplug from their smartphones and have more fulfilling lives. Since then, Google has constantly been working on adding more tools to the suite, with the latest being Android Focus Mode.

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OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T OxygenOS 10.0 Android 10 stable update starts rolling out [Update: OxygenOS 10.0.1 hotfix]

Update 3: OnePlus is rolling out new OxygenOS 10.0.1 hotfix for the OnePlus 6 and 6T. This has fixes and improvements, and is 74MB in size for the 6T and 50MB for OnePlus 6, however these still have October security patch. It is gradually rolling out, however, you can download the OnePlus 6 and 6T update here, if you can’t wait. Continue reading “OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T OxygenOS 10.0 Android 10 stable update starts rolling out [Update: OxygenOS 10.0.1 hotfix]”