Redmi AirDots 3 with Bluetooth 5.2, aptX Adaptive, up to 30h battery life with 600mAh charging case announced

Along with the Redmi K40 series, Xiaomi under its Redmi brand also introduced its Redmi AirDots 3, the next-generation budget true wireless earbuds in China. It features QCC3040 chipset the latest Bluetooth 5.2 along with aptX Adaptive codec for upgraded sound quality and low-latency for gaming. Continue reading “Redmi AirDots 3 with Bluetooth 5.2, aptX Adaptive, up to 30h battery life with 600mAh charging case announced”

108MP camera confirmed for top-end Redmi Note 10 series smartphone ahead of launch on March 4

Xiaomi under its Redmi brand is all set to launch the Redmi Note 10 series smartphones in India on March 4th. Today it has also confirmed the global launch event for the phone and also said that it will feature a 108MP rear camera. This should be the top-end version of the Redmi Note 10 series. Continue reading “108MP camera confirmed for top-end Redmi Note 10 series smartphone ahead of launch on March 4”

Redmi K40 Pro+ with 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 888, 108MP triple rear cameras, Redmi K40 Pro and Redmi K40 announced

Xiaomi just announced Redmi K40, K40 Pro and K40 Pro+ smartphones in China as it had announced. These pack a 6.67-inch E4 AMOLED screen with MEMC,  120Hz refresh rate and 360Hz touch sampling rate, DCI-P3 color gamut, HDR10+, 8,192 levels of dimming and 2.76mm ultra-small punch-hole that houses a 20MP camera. The K40 is powered by Snapdragon 870 SoC and the Pro models are powered by Snapdragon 888 5nm SoC, both supporting up to 12GB of RAM.

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Xiaomi ramps up ‘Make in India’ initiative with new Smartphone and Smart TV factories

Mi India completed 5 years of the ‘Make in India’ initiative. Mi India was earlier manufacturing all of its smartphones in India via its manufacturing partners: Foxconn and Flex. However, the company has been ramping up its Indian smartphone manufacturing during the pandemic over the last 9 months. Continue reading “Xiaomi ramps up ‘Make in India’ initiative with new Smartphone and Smart TV factories”

ZTE shows off 2nd generation under-screen camera and in-display 3D face recognition tech

Last year, ZTE became the first smartphone manufacturer in the world to release an under-under-display camera smartphone globally, called the Axon 20 5G. The company has now unveiled their second generation version of their under-screen camera technology at their MWC, Shanghai booth.

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OnePlus 9 Lite / 9E could launch as OnePlus 9R alongside OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro in March

A rumour from December last year said that OnePlus 9 Lite will launch in early 2021 along with OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro. A recent rumour said that the phone will be called as OnePlus 9 SE. Now a new guide page for the upcoming OnePlus phones reveal the OnePlus 9R name long with OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro, according to an image posted by @evleaks. Continue reading “OnePlus 9 Lite / 9E could launch as OnePlus 9R alongside OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro in March”

Nokia Power Earbuds Lite First Impressions

A few days back, Nokia launched its new affordable pair of truly wireless earbuds – Power Earbuds Lite, in India at Rs. 3,599 amid heavy competition. Available in Charcoal and Snow colours, the latest TWS is a toned-down version of Power Earbuds, which was launched in IFA 2019.   Continue reading “Nokia Power Earbuds Lite First Impressions”

Nothing ropes in former Samsung India exec Manu Sharma as its India head

Nothing, founded by ex-co-founder OnePlus, Carl Pei today announced that it has appointed Manu Sharma, former Senior Director, Mobile Business, Samsung India as  its Vice President and General Manager, Nothing India. The company said that Manu will be driving the growth, business development & operations for Nothing in India. Continue reading “Nothing ropes in former Samsung India exec Manu Sharma as its India head”

Carl Pei’s Nothing join hands with Swedish company teenage engineering for product design

Nothing, founded by ex-co-founder OnePlus, Carl Pei, has announced a partnership with Stockholm-based teenage engineering, a company known for unique craftsmanship and industrial design prowess. Continue reading “Carl Pei’s Nothing join hands with Swedish company teenage engineering for product design”

Samsung could release Exynos-powered Windows 10 laptops in H2 2021

Samsung is reportedly developing a Windows 10 PC that is based on the ARM architecture and running their in-house Exynos processor, which could be Exynos 2200. The device is expected to be launched later this year, likely during the second half, and will have integrated AMD GPUs inside.

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HP to acquire gaming peripherals company HyperX for $425 million

HyperX, a company well known for their high-quality gaming peripherals and products, has been acquired by HP for an agreement of $425 million. HyperX was previously owned by computer peripherals maker Kingston and will now move their entire gaming peripherals division over to HP once the deal is closed in Q2 2021.

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Red Magic 6 gaming phone with 165Hz OLED display, Snapdragon 888, 120W fast charging to be announced on March 4

ZTE’s nubia brand recently confirmed that Tencent Red Magic 6, the company’s new gaming phone will be announced on March 4. Today it said that it will come with the first 165Hz refresh rate OLED screen on a phone and will feature 400Hz touch sampling rate. This is a slight upgrade compared to 144Hz refresh rate screen in the predecessor. The teaser image also confirms a small bezel on the top for the front camera. Continue reading “Red Magic 6 gaming phone with 165Hz OLED display, Snapdragon 888, 120W fast charging to be announced on March 4”

Sony FX3 Full-Frame Camera with up to 4K 120 fps recording announced

Sony has announced the newest in their cinema camera lineup, called the FX3. It is a compact, lightweight and powerful camera, featuring a full-frame back-illuminated CMOS Exmor R sensor, BIONZ XR image processing engine, with support for ISO ranges up to 409,600 and more.

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Samsung to reportedly supply foldable OLED panels for Xiaomi, Google and OPPO

In a recent development, Samsung Display is reportedly working on developing foldable OLED panels for companies like Google, Xiaomi, and OPPO. According to the report, smartphones with these panels will be launched this year. Continue reading “Samsung to reportedly supply foldable OLED panels for Xiaomi, Google and OPPO”

HP Pavilion 13, Pavilion 14, and Pavilion 15 laptops with 11th Gen Intel Core processors launched in India

HP has updated and launched their new Pavilion 13, Pavilion 14 and Pavilion 15 series of laptops for India, featuring a narrow bezel design, Intel’s latest 11th gen Core processors with the option of either an integrated GPU or dedicated NVIDIA GPUs. HP said that these are the company’s first consumer notebook range that uses post-consumer-recycled and ocean-bound plastics.

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