ASUS ROG Phone II with 6.59-inch FHD+ OLED 120Hz display, Snapdragon 855 Plus, 12GB RAM, 6000mAh battery gets certified

ASUS is all set to introduce the ROG Phone II, the company’s second-generation gaming smartphone in China on July 23rd. It also confirmed 120Hz display and Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC for the smartphone. Now the phone has been certified by TENAA with the model numbers ASUS_I001DA and  ASUS_I001DB confirming all the specifications of the phone including a 6.59-inch FHD+ OLED screen, up to 12GB RAM and up to 1TB storage, 48-megapixel rear camera and a 24-megapixel front camera. The image shows a secondary rear camera, but the camera details are not mentioned.

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HUAWEI Nova 5i Pro with 6.26-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 810, 8GB RAM, quad rear cameras gets certified

HUAWEI smartphone with model number SPN-AL00 has been certified by TENAA in China. This is expected to be launched has Nova 5i Pro later this month or early August. According to the listing, the phone will feature a 6.26-inch Full HD+ punch-hole screen, Kirin 810 7nm SoC with up to 8GB of RAM, Android Pie, quad rear cameras, 32-megapixel front camera, rear-mounted and a 4000mAh battery.

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OPPO K3 with 6.5-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 710, up to 8GB RAM, in-display fingerprint scanner launched in India starting at Rs. 16990

OPPO just launched OPPO K3, successor of OPPO K1 that was launched back in February. It packs a 6.5-inch FHD+ AMOLED display from Samsung with 91.1% screen-to-body ratio, DC dimming, next-gen in-display fingerprint scanner that is 28.5% faster with 10% success rate in unlocking, is powered by Snapdragon 710 with up to 8GB of RAM, GameBoost 2.0, runs Android Pie with Color OS 6.0 on top, features a 16-megapixel rear camera along with a 2-megapixel secondary camera. Continue reading “OPPO K3 with 6.5-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 710, up to 8GB RAM, in-display fingerprint scanner launched in India starting at Rs. 16990”

ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 gets a price cut again in India, now starts at Rs. 7999

ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 was launched last year and the smartphone received a price cut earlier this year, bringing the starting price to Rs. 8499. Today, ASUS has officially announced another price cut on the Max Pro M1 and the new prices are applicable from today.

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Black Shark 2 Pro gaming phone to be announced on July 30, could be powered by Snapdragon 855 Plus

Black Shark introduced its ‘Black Shark 2’ gaming smartphone with Snapdragon 855, Liquid Cooling 3.0 earlier this year and also launched it in India recently. The successor to the Black Shark 2 is now in the news as earlier today, the company revealed that the new Black Shark 2 Pro gaming phone will be announced on July 30, 2019.

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Redmi 20000mAh two-way fast charging and 10000mAh power banks with dual input and output ports announced

Xiaomi’s Redmi brand today introduced new 10,000mAh and 20,000mAh power banks with USB Type-C and micro USB inputs, as well as two USB Type-A output. Both these feature a polycarbonate body, feature a button on the side to view the charge left using LED indicators. It also lets you enable low-power mode that can be activated by pressing the button twice, to charge devices like Mi Band and Mi Bluetooth headset.

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HUAWEI to launch pop-up camera phone in India this month

HUAWEI is gearing up to launch a new pop-up camera phone in India later this month. This will be the company’s first phone with pop-up front camera in the country. This could be the Y9 Prime 2019 that was introduced back in May, before it was introduced as P Smart Z in Europe.   Continue reading “HUAWEI to launch pop-up camera phone in India this month”

Vivo S Series India launch teased officially, Vivo S1 expected soon

Earlier this week, Vivo introduced its new S1 smartphone in the ‘S series’ in Indonesia and it is the world’s first smartphone to be powered by the MediaTek Helio P65 chipset. Now, Vivo has officially teased the launch of a new ‘S Series’ smartphone in India and is expected to launch soon.

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Vivo Y7s with 6.38-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display, 6GB RAM, triple rear cameras, in-display fingerprint scanner announced

After the S1 smartphone that was introduced in Indonesia earlier this week, Vivo has introduced Y7s for China, which has a 16-megapixel front camera instead of 32-megapixel camera and has 6GB of RAM. Other features including a 6.39-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with about 90% screen-to-body ratio, MediaTek Helio P65 12nm SoC, 16MP primary sensor with f/1.78 aperture, 8MP ultrawide sensor and an 2MP depth sensor. Continue reading “Vivo Y7s with 6.38-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display, 6GB RAM, triple rear cameras, in-display fingerprint scanner announced”

Panasonic launches new 4K Ultra HD TVs in India starting at Rs. 50400

Panasonic has today launched 14 new models of 4K Ultra-HD Televisions in India which also includes a new 75-inch 4K UHD TV. The new 4K range comes with IPS panel, 4K dimming, Doly Atmos sound, Google Assistant/Alexa support and more.

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Qualcomm to appeal European Commission’s €242 million fine for ‘predatory pricing’ of 3G chipsets

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The European Commission has issued an antitrust fine of 242 million Euros ($USD 272 million) on Qualcomm for engaging in “predatory pricing”. The Commission opened its formal investigation on 16 July 2015 and the fine has been issued as Qualcomm abused its market dominance in 3G baseband chipsets with the aim of forcing its competitor ‘Icera’ out of the market.

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True Balance app launches e-commerce platform in India to sell mobile phones

True Balance, the fin-tech app that allows users to check the balance of their prepaid mobile, recharge and more is now expanding its service with the launch of an e-commerce marketplace to sell smartphones. The new feature in the app will help users in tier-II and tier-3 cities of India to purchase smartphone and feature phone.

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Samsung Galaxy A80 with 6.7-inch FHD+ AMOLED Infinity display, Snapdragon 730G, rotating camera launched at Rs. 47,990

As promised, Samsung launched the Galaxy A80 smartphone, the company’s top-end smartphone in the ‘A Series’ in India today. It has a 6.7-inch Full HD+ New Infinity Super AMOLED display with 20:9 aspect ratio, is powered by the latest Octa-Core Snapdragon 730G SoC with 8GB of RAM and runs Android Pie with Samsung One UI. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy A80 with 6.7-inch FHD+ AMOLED Infinity display, Snapdragon 730G, rotating camera launched at Rs. 47,990”

OPPO A9 with 6.53-inch FHD+ display, 4GB RAM, dual rear cameras launched in India at Rs 15,490

A couple of months after the launch in China, Oppo launched A9 smartphone in India under ‘A series’ targeting mid-range segment. Continue reading “OPPO A9 with 6.53-inch FHD+ display, 4GB RAM, dual rear cameras launched in India at Rs 15,490”

Samsung announces mass production of 12GB LPDDR5 mobile DRAM ahead of Galaxy Note 10 launch

We are three weeks away to witness the launch of 2019’s one of the biggest smartphone launch – Samsung Galaxy Note 10. We’ve been treated with various leaks, renders and rumoured specifications. Continue reading “Samsung announces mass production of 12GB LPDDR5 mobile DRAM ahead of Galaxy Note 10 launch”