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  • Upcoming Honor phone certified by TENAA and 3C in China

    Upcoming Honor phone certified by TENAA and 3C in China

    We haven’t heard much from Honor in the past few weeks but a pair of new listings from China reveals a new smartphone is in the works. The device bears the KOZ-AL00 model number and features a 6.51-inch screen with a waterdrop notch and three cameras on the back housed in a square cutout. The […]

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e gets Android 11 update with One UI 3.1

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e gets Android 11 update with One UI 3.1

    The Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e unveiled back in February 2019 with Android 9 Pie is receiving the Android 11 update with One UI 3.1 – Samsung’s latest custom Android skin. The new firmware comes with version number T72XXXU2DUD1 and the usual Android 11 and One UI 3.1 goodies. It doesn’t include the latest April 2021 […]

  • ZTE Axon 30 Ultra will cost $1,200, key features leak online

    ZTE Axon 30 Ultra will cost $1,200, key features leak online

    ZTE is expected to introduce the Axon 30 Ultra with four cameras, three of those having 64MP sensors. The official announcement is next week, but some key features and specs have leaked on Twitter, revealing the phone might be called Axon 30 Pro+ and will be a true flagship with a massive $1,200 price tag. […]

  • Chinese carmaker Arcfox will launch luxury EV powered by Huawei’s Harmony OS and 5G

    Chinese carmaker Arcfox will launch luxury EV powered by Huawei’s Harmony OS and 5G

    Arcfox is announcing a new luxury EV model that equips tech and equipment made by Huawei. The Huawei HI system combines its smart HiCar smart display with lidar technology and 5G connectivity to provide level-3 autonomous driving. The following is a teaser posted about the upcoming vehicle launch. The Arcfox Alpha S HBT (the HBT […]

  • Lenovo’s Legion Phone Duel 2 brings double charge ports, two fans and flagship specs

    Lenovo’s Legion Phone Duel 2 brings double charge ports, two fans and flagship specs

    Following last year’s Legion Duel gaming phone, Lenovo is here with a successor called the Legion Duel 2. The standout features here come in pairs – dual charging ports, dual cooling fans, two linear motors for haptics and two pairs of ultrasonic shoulder triggers. The side-mounted pop-up selfie camera is here again but with a […]

  • Nokia Lite Earbuds have 36-hour battery life, HMD announces 5G MVNO for the UK

    Nokia Lite Earbuds have 36-hour battery life, HMD announces 5G MVNO for the UK

    The focus today was on new phones – HMD launched no less than 6 new models – but it also had time to introduce a new TWS headset and to unveil its new service, an MVNO to complement the HMD Connect roaming service from last year. Nokia Lite Earbuds The Nokia Lite Earbuds is a […]

  • Nokia G20 and G10 unveiled with large batteries, Android Go-powered Nokia C20 and C10 join in

    Nokia G20 and G10 unveiled with large batteries, Android Go-powered Nokia C20 and C10 join in

    Besides the 5G-enabled X-series, HMD also unveiled four entry-level Nokia phones – two G phones with full Android 11 and two C phones with Android 11 Go Edition. It’s important to note that the G-series will receive OS updates for two years. Nokia G20 and G10 Both models are quite similar, though the Nokia G20 […]

  • Nokia X10 and X20 announced: 5G support and 3 years of software updates and warranty

    Nokia X10 and X20 announced: 5G support and 3 years of software updates and warranty

    The Nokia X name has been associated with many different kinds of phones in the past – multimedia ones, a Microsoft-backed Android phone, then an HMD-made Android for China and now it is all about sustainable 5G smartphones. The new series debuts with two models, the Nokia X10 and X20. HMD has pledged full support […]

  • Watch HMD announce a bunch of new Nokia phones live

    Watch HMD announce a bunch of new Nokia phones live

    HMD Global is about to introduce its next batch of Nokia phones in a customary for our times online event. It starts at 2PM UTC and will be live-streamed on Nokia’s website. We’ve embedded the stream below and there’s also a link at the end of this article if you prefer the follow the event […]

  • Huawei P50 prototype photos suggest entirely new camera design

    Huawei P50 prototype photos suggest entirely new camera design

    Huawei is expected to launch its P50 series in June with Harmony OS 2.0 out of the box. While we’ve seen renders of the Huawei P50 and Huawei P50 Pro with two big camera lenses, today we’ve received some images in our inbox that suggest something completely different. According to our anonymous tipster, this phone […]

  • Samsung Galaxy Quantum2 – aka Galaxy A82 – leaks in detail

    Samsung Galaxy Quantum2 – aka Galaxy A82 – leaks in detail

    The Galaxy A80 from 2019 was one of the more unique models in Samsung’s lineup, but it didn’t get a sequel – which may be about to change. Though it will be a sequel in name only, it’s really more of a followup to the Galaxy A Quantum than an A80-series model. In South Korea, […]

  • ZTE Axon 30 Ultra will feature three 64MP cameras

    ZTE Axon 30 Ultra will feature three 64MP cameras

    ZTE will introduce the Axon 30 series smartphones on April 15, including the Axon 30 Pro already confirmed to sport three 64MP cameras. Today, the Chinese phone maker on Weibo announced that Axon 30 Pro will be joined by an Ultra model, which too will feature three 64MP shooters – primary, ultrawide, and portrait. A […]

  • LG confirms up to three Android OS updates for premium smartphones

    LG confirms up to three Android OS updates for premium smartphones

    At the start of this week, LG announced its exit from the smartphone business. Despite this, LG is now officially confirming that all of its premium smartphones released after 2019 will receive three Android OS updates. LG specifies the G and V series devices as well as its newer Velvet series and the Wing. This […]

  • Realme C20, Realme C21, Realme C25 all arrive in India

    Realme C20, Realme C21, Realme C25 all arrive in India

    Realme held an event today, introducing three affordable phones to Indian fans – the Realme C20, Realme C21, and Realme C25. All three phones have been previously announced around the globe, but now they will sell in the Asian country for prices between INR6,999 and INR10,999 ($95-$150). The Realme C20 arrives with an Helio G35 […]

  • Harmony OS 2.0 stable coming in June, Huawei P50 series delayed until then

    Harmony OS 2.0 stable coming in June, Huawei P50 series delayed until then

    Huawei president of Consumer Business Group hosted a TEDx keynote in Shenzhen, China, revealing future plans for the company’s division of mobile and IoT devices. Dr. Wang Chenglu confirmed that “many devices” will be able to switch to Harmony OS 2.0 by June 2021. The executive expects 300 million smartphones, tablets, and other IoT devices […]

  • Google I/O 2021 is happening, will be virtual with free attendance

    Google I/O 2021 is happening, will be virtual with free attendance

    The COVID-19 pandemic took away most in-person events in 2020, with Google canceling entirely its I/O developers conference. Thankfully, this year we’ll see Sundar Pichai on the scene, but it will be a virtual event. On the upside that means everyone will be able to attend. The event will take place from May 18-20. Registration […]

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