Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 rugged smartphone with 5.3-inch display, Exynos 850, Android 11 surfaces

Press image Samsung Galaxy XCover 5, the company’s new rugged smartphone in the XCover series has surfaced, thanks to @evleaks. Based on earlier leaks the phone is said to pack a 5.3-inch HD+ Display, 16MP rear camera, 5MP front camera and a 3000mAh battery. We can expect enhanced touchscreen to work in any condition, including rain or snow, glove mode,  IP68 water and dust resistant body and MIL-STD 810G certification for reliable protection against extreme altitude, humidity, and other severe environmental conditions. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 rugged smartphone with 5.3-inch display, Exynos 850, Android 11 surfaces”

Amazon Music is now available on all Android TVs

Previously, Amazon Music was exclusive to Nvidia Shield TV, but it ends now! From now on, users in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, India, Japan, and Australia, can download the Amazon Music app from the Play Store on your Android TV. It is also available on Google TV, set-top boxes, consoles, and sound bars. Continue reading “Amazon Music is now available on all Android TVs”

Twitter working on Safety Mode feature to auto-detect and block abusive tweets

During their 2021 Analyst Day presentation, the developers of Twitter revealed that they are working on a new feature for the platform called Safety Mode. There aren’t a lot of details about the feature but from the presentation, it can be inferred that this mode is designed to detect and remove abusive tweets.

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HUAWEI P40 4G with 6.1-inch FHD+ OLED display, Kirin 990, 50MP triple rear Leica cameras announced

After almost a year of introducing the P40 series smartphones with 5G support, HUAWEI has silently introduced the P40 4G version with the Kirin 990 4G SoC while retaining other specifications. It has a 6.1-inch FHD+ Flex OLED screen with 3.48mm, 4.47mm and 3mm ultra narrow borders on the top, bottom and sides, respectively, runs Android 10 with EMUI 10.1 on top with HMS, has in-display fingerprint scanner, and a 50MP Ultra Vision Camera , 16MP  ultra-wide camera and 8MP telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom. Continue reading “HUAWEI P40 4G with 6.1-inch FHD+ OLED display, Kirin 990, 50MP triple rear Leica cameras announced”

Samsung rolls out OneUI 3.1 to Galaxy Z Fold 2 bringing new features

Samsung has started rolling out OneUI 3.1 for the Galaxy Z Fold2 to give a better user experience for the foldable phone with sevearl new features such as improvements to multi-window, camera improvements and lots more . Continue reading “Samsung rolls out OneUI 3.1 to Galaxy Z Fold 2 bringing new features”

India Tablet Market Returns to Growth in 2020 with 2.8 million shipments, up 14.7% YoY: IDC

According to the recent report released by International Data Corporation (IDC), the Indian tablet market recorded 14.7% YoY growth with shipments totaling 2.8 million units in 2020. Continue reading “India Tablet Market Returns to Growth in 2020 with 2.8 million shipments, up 14.7% YoY: IDC”

Twitter announces Super Follows creator subscription and Communities features

At its Analyst Day 2021  Twitter has teased two new features — Super Follows and Communities. According to the company, Super Follows allows users to charge their followers for access to extra content. Continue reading “Twitter announces Super Follows creator subscription and Communities features”

Zoom to bring Live Transcription accessibility feature to all users

Zoom, the well-known video conferencing app, is introducing a new accessibility feature for all their users, called Live Transcription. The feature, otherwise known as automatic closed captioning, will be released broadly to everyone in the fall of 2021.

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Vivo S9 with 44MP front camera teased ahead of announcement on March 3

Update: Vivo has posted the image of the S9 that shows triple rear cameras. Next to the flash it says AI camera and 1.79 to 2.4 aperture and OIS. It shows a sleek metal frame, gradient finish in the back in one version and the other version has a blue finish. It has also confirmed 44MP front camera along with a soft selfie flash for night time selfies. Continue reading “Vivo S9 with 44MP front camera teased ahead of announcement on March 3”

108MP camera confirmed for top-end Redmi Note 10 series smartphone ahead of launch on March 4 [Update: Box teaser]

Update: Xiaomi India head and VP Manu Jain today posted the image of the box of the Redmi Note 10 series phone which mentions 108MP camera along with three other cameras. It also shows a punch-hole display and a Rose Gold colour variant, but it is also expected to come in Green colour, based on earlier rumours. Continue reading “108MP camera confirmed for top-end Redmi Note 10 series smartphone ahead of launch on March 4 [Update: Box teaser]”

Google introduces Sleep API for improved sleep tracking capabilities in Android

The technology around tracking our sleep and its various parameters has become quite advanced in recent times with the advent of smartphones, smartwatches and fitness trackers. Google is now introducing a new API in Android that will allow apps to better recognize when the user is sleeping, along with its related data.

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Samsung Galaxy A32 with 6.4-inch FHD+ Infinity-U 90Hz AMOLED display, 64MP quad rear cameras, 5000mAh battery announced, coming to India soon

Samsung has silently announced Galaxy A32, the company’s latest mid-range 4G smartphone after it introduced the A32 5G last month. It packs a 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display with 90Hz refresh rate, is powered by MediaTek Helio G80 SoC with up to 8GB of RAM. It runs Android 11 with One UI 3 packs quad rear cameras that include 64MP main camera, 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera 5MP macro camera, and 5MP depth of field camera for live focus and a 20MP front camera. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy A32 with 6.4-inch FHD+ Infinity-U 90Hz AMOLED display, 64MP quad rear cameras, 5000mAh battery announced, coming to India soon”

Redmi MAX 86-inch 4K HDR TV with 120Hz MEMC, Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos announced

Along with the Redmi K40 series, Xiaomi’s Redmi brand introduced the Redmi MAX 86-inch model that joins the 98-inch version that was introduced last year. It features a 4K panel, DCI-P3 92% Color gamut, 10-bit color, and a delta E ≦2 level color accuracy. It supports Dolby Vision, HDR, HDR10+, HDR10 and HLG, comes with HDMI 2.1 port, VRR and ALLM support. The TV also offers 120Hz high refresh rate, MEMC technology for immersive viewing with sports content. Continue reading “Redmi MAX 86-inch 4K HDR TV with 120Hz MEMC, Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos announced”

RedmiBook Pro 15 with 3.2k 90Hz display and RedmiBook Pro 14 with 2.5k display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5/i7 processor announced

Along with the Redmi K40 series, Xiaomi also introduced new RedmiBook Pro 15 and Pro 14 laptops in China, as it had promised. The RedmiBook Pro 15 has 3.2k screen with support for 90Hz high refresh-rate, 4.3mm narrow frame and 89.1% screen-to-body ratio, and the RedmiBook Pro 14 has 2.5k screen with 4.3mm narrow frame and 88.2% screen-to-body ratio. These are powered by 11th Generation Intel Core i7 and i5 processors. Continue reading “RedmiBook Pro 15 with 3.2k 90Hz display and RedmiBook Pro 14 with 2.5k display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5/i7 processor announced”

Acer Aspire 7 gaming laptop with AMD Ryzen 5 5500U Mobile CPU and NVIDIA GTX 1650 GPU launched in India

Acer has announced an update to the Aspire 7 gaming laptop in India. It now features AMD’s latest Ryzen 5000 series mobile processors, combined with NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 1650 GPU, all inside a sleek and minimalist chassis design.

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