Xiaomi expects to begin mass production of electric vehicles in H1 2024

At the Xiaomi Investor Day earlier today in China, Lei Jun, Founder, Chairman and CEO confirmed that the company is looking to start mass production of its electric vehicles in the first half of 2024, earlier than than schedule that was announced earlier this year. Continue reading “Xiaomi expects to begin mass production of electric vehicles in H1 2024”

realme Watch T1 with 1.3-inch AMOLED display, Bluetooth calling, GPS, offline music playback, fast charge announced

realme today launched the realme Watch T1, the company’s first smartwatch to launch in China. It has a 1.3-inch circular 325ppi HD AMOLED screen, support for 50Hz refresh rate, support for over 50 dials,  110 sports modes  and also supports both heart rate and SpO2 monitoring. There is also Bluetooth calling  and also has 4GB of storage for music local playback music. Continue reading “realme Watch T1 with 1.3-inch AMOLED display, Bluetooth calling, GPS, offline music playback, fast charge announced”

Stuffcool Neutron 33 GaN dual port charger launched, available at an introductory price of Rs. 2299

Stuffcool, an Indian company known for their smartphone accessories and gadgets, has announced a new, compact, dual port wall charger called the Neutron 33. It utilizes GaN technology, and features support for a USB Type-C port with Power Delivery, along with a USB Type-A QC3.0 port.

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realme Q3s with 6.6-inch FHD+ 144Hz adaptive refresh rate display, Snapdragon 778G, up to 8GB RAM, 5000mAh battery announced

Along with the GT Neo2T, realme also introduced the Q3s, mid-range smartphone in China, as it had announced. It has a 6.6-inch FHD+ LCD screen with support for 144Hz adaptive refresh rate screen which can switch between 30/48/50/60/90/120/144Hz automatically depending on the content. It also supports DCI-P3 color gamut, HDR10 and support 4096 levels of brightness adjustment. Continue reading “realme Q3s with 6.6-inch FHD+ 144Hz adaptive refresh rate display, Snapdragon 778G, up to 8GB RAM, 5000mAh battery announced”

Apple Beats Fit Pro Earbuds with ANC surfaces; expected to launch on November 1st

Beats, an audio-company that is wholly owned by Apple, is reportedly preparing to launch their next truly wireless product called the Beats Fit Pro Earbuds. These new earbuds are expected to feature support for Active noise cancellation, Transparency mode, along with Apple’s H1 chip for fast pairing.

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realme GT Neo2T with 6.43-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Dimensity 1200-AI, up to 12GB RAM announced

realme just announced realme GT Neo2T, the company’s latest smartphone in the GT series in China, after teasing it last week. This has a 6.43-inch Full HD+ 120Hz Samsung Super AMOLED screen with 360Hz touch sampling rate, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, 4096-level brightness adjustment, 1000 nits peak brightness, 16-megapixel camera inside the punch-hole and 91.7% screen-to-body ratio, thanks to ultra-narrow chin. The phone also features an in-screen fingerprint sensor Continue reading “realme GT Neo2T with 6.43-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Dimensity 1200-AI, up to 12GB RAM announced”

Apple MacBook Pro with M1 Pro and M1 Max, Liquid Retina XDR mini-LED 120Hz display announced; India price starts at Rs. 1,94,900

At the ‘Unleashed’ online event, Apple introduced the most expected upgrade to the MacBook Pro that are powered by new M1 Pro and M1 Max chips with up-to-10-core CPU with eight high-performance cores and two high-efficiency cores, along with an up-to-32-core GPU and up to 32GB of fast unified memory. These also feature enhanced media engines with dedicated ProRes accelerators specifically for pro video processing. Continue reading “Apple MacBook Pro with M1 Pro and M1 Max, Liquid Retina XDR mini-LED 120Hz display announced; India price starts at Rs. 1,94,900”

Apple HomePod mini now available in Yellow, Orange, and Blue colours

Along with the launch of their 3rd generation AirPods, Apple also unveiled three new colours for their HomePod mini smart home speaker. They include Blue, Yellow and Orange, and will be offered alongside the existing White and Space Grey colours.

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Apple introduces M1 Pro and M1 Max SoCs with up to 10-core CPU, up to 32-core GPU, ProRes support

Apple at its ‘Unleashed’ event announced M1 Pro and M1 Max, the next-generation chips and successor to last year’s M1 promises up to 70% faster CPU performance. The GPU in M1 Pro is up to 2x faster than M1, while M1 Max is up to 4x faster than M1, says Apple. These are still based on the 5nm process technology, but come with a system-on-a-chip (SoC) architecture featuring an unified memory, better performance per watt, and incredible power efficiency, along with increased memory bandwidth and capacity. Continue reading “Apple introduces M1 Pro and M1 Max SoCs with up to 10-core CPU, up to 32-core GPU, ProRes support”

Apple Music gets a new Voice Plan subscription tier with Siri integration for Rs. 49/month

At their Unleashed event today, Apple announced a new subscription tier for their Apple Music music streaming service, simply called the Voice Plan. As the name suggests, this new tier is designed to work with Apple’s Siri voice assistant, and offers many of the same benefits as the more expensive subscription tiers.

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Apple introduces AirPods 3rd generation with a new design, Spatial audio; priced in India at Rs. 18500

At the ‘Unleashed’ event, Apple launched its 3rd generation AirPods, as expected. It has a new design, same as the AirPods Pro, and also supports spatial audio with dynamic head tracking, longer battery life and also comes with Adaptive EQ powered by computational audio. There are new force sensor controls for easy and intuitive control of music and phone calls, and it also supports wireless charging. Continue reading “Apple introduces AirPods 3rd generation with a new design, Spatial audio; priced in India at Rs. 18500”

vivo Y3s with 6.51-inch Halo FullView display, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 9490

vivo has launched Y3s, the company’s latest smartphones in the Y series, in India. It features a 6.51-inch HD+ Halo FullView display, comes with 13MP  rear camera, 5MP front camera, face and the phone is powered by Helio P35 SoC, but it doesn’t have a fingerprint scanner. Continue reading “vivo Y3s with 6.51-inch Halo FullView display, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 9490”

vivo S10e with 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Dimensity 900, 8GB RAM, 32MP front camera announced

After the vivo S10 and S10 Pro smartphones that were introduced back in July, vivo today introduced the S10e, the company’s latest mid-range 5G smartphone in China. It has a 6.44-inch Full HD+ AMOLED screen with notch that house a 32MP front camera. Compared to Dimensity 1100 in the S10 and S10 Pro, the S10e is powered by Dimensity 900. It has 8GB of RAM with 4GB of additional virtual RAM and runs Android 11 with OriginOS on top. It is just 7.49 mm thick and feature an aviation aluminum frame and weigh 175 grams. Continue reading “vivo S10e with 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Dimensity 900, 8GB RAM, 32MP front camera announced”

Nokia XR20 rugged 5G phone with 6.67-inch FHD+ display, IP68 waterproof body launched in India for Rs. 46999

HMD Global today launched the XR20, the company’s latest rugged smartphone, in India after teasing it last week. It is a waterproof phone (IP68) with a sleek casing that is made to the MIL-STD-810H military standard, has 1.5m drop protection, can be submerged to depths of 1.5m for 30 minutes, and the company says that it is built for conditions far harsher than the rough and tumble of everyday life. Continue reading “Nokia XR20 rugged 5G phone with 6.67-inch FHD+ display, IP68 waterproof body launched in India for Rs. 46999”

Boult Audio BassBox Arc and BassBox Verve portable wireless speakers launched starting at Rs. 999

Boult Audio, an Indian audio brand, has announced the launch of two new wireless speakers called the BassBox Arc and BassBox Verve. These compact speakers both feature Bluetooth 5.0, IPX5 water resistance, integrated controls, 8-hour long battery lives and more.

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