Category: Technology

Snapdragon 855 Rumors

The rumor mill has been talking about the Snapdragon 845 chipset that is expected to power the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ flagship phones in 2018. The Snapdragon 845 is speculated as 10nm chipset. Fresh information revealed by well-known tipster Roland Quandt suggests that the company has already started working on Snapdragon 855 that...

Mediatek’s New MT6739 Quad-Core SoC Has Dual VoLTE and 18:9 Display Support

Taiwanese chip maker, MediaTek has announced a new processor at the ongoing India Mobile World Congress. The MT6739 is a quad-core chip targeted at the country’s growing 4G market. The unique selling point of the chip is its support for dual VoLTE and Dual SIM Dual Standby, that is each SIM can be set to...

Hisense A2 Pro launched

Whenever there is a discussion about dual screen phones, what readily comes to mind is the Yotaphone series. Although Meizu utilized the same design on its latest flagship Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus, there are marked differences like the smaller-sized secondary display and the use of OLED on the rear instead of e-ink display...

Samsung Galaxy S9 Reportedly Arriving with 1,000 FPS Image Sensor

Earlier this year, Sony had introduced its 3-layer stacked CMOS image sensor enabled with a dedicated DRAM that can capture super slow-motion full HD videos at 1,000 frames per second. The Sony Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ Premium. It is faster than the iPhone 7 Plus that supports slow-motion video shooting 240 fps. Fresh information...

Huawei Unveils The Kirin 970

The Kirin 970 is official and Huawei has set a record with the new flagship chip. The 10nm chip is the first mobile computing unit with a built-in AI computing Neural Processing Unit NPU. Before we dive into the configuration of the Kirin 970, lets talk about its AI NPU. Instead of letting the CPU...

MediaTek Helio P23 & Helio P30 Now Official

MediaTek has announced two new processors in the mid-range Helio P series and they are the Helio P23 and P30 chips. The two chips join the Helio P25 to form what MediaTek calls its “premium” mid-range lineup. The processors are expected to feature on the top mid-range models like the Moto G. The Helio P23 and...

Samsung Announces Industry’s First 6CA Cat.18 LTE Modem

One of the selling points of the Snapdragon 835 mobile platform is its Snapdragon X16 LTE modem that offers download speeds of up to 1Gbps. A few mobile operators around the world are already planning to upgrade their networks to support the technology. However, Qualcomm isn’t the only chip maker to offer gigabit download speeds....

Vivo Showcases Full-Screen Phone with New “Under Display” Fingerprint Sensor

The Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017 began yesterday June 28 and it began with a bang. BBK subsidiary Vivo took the centre stage when it showcased a prototype of its latest full-screen phone which comes with a spectacular “under display” fingerprint sensor. Photos of the device had first leaked a few weeks back with speculations...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Chipset is Official

Qualcomm has today introduced a new family member to its Snapdragon 400 mobile platform – the all new Snapdragon 450. The new Snapdragon SoC has been unveiled at the Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017 event. The Snapdragon 450 SoC is the successor of the Snapdragon 435 chipset that is present under the hood of some...

Japan Display “Full Active” 6-inch LCD Panel with 18:9 Aspect Ratio Officially Unveiled

Japan Display (JDI) has officially confirmed that it has begun the mass production of 6-inch LCD panels that offers 18:9 aspect ratio. The display is officially named as “Full Active” LCD screen. The Full Active display offers a resolution of 1,080 x 2,160 pixels. It will be coming with thin bezels on the left and...

Exynos 9610 Chip Details Leak

There are indications that Samsung may be working on a new mid-range chipset which is said to go by the name Exynos 9610. Samsung already has the Exynos 8895 chip featured on its latest high-end Galaxy S8 models which also use Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 chip. The Exynos 9610 is said to be due to the...

Samsung launches new VR display with 3.5x more pixels than competitors

The Display Week 2017 conference took place at the end of May, and some interesting info surfaced. Samsung showcased a new ultra-high resolution display for VR headsets, having around 3.5 times more pixels than the Oculus and Vive in a 3.5” display. The screen shown at the event had 2024 x 2200 pixel resolution with...

ASUS ZenScreen Is A Beautiful 15.6-inch USB Screen

The title may seem a bit confusing, but it’s exactly what it means. ASUS showed off its new ZenScreen USB display at Computex in Taipei this week and the device comes with a pen which helps keep the screen upright in landscape or portrait orientation. The ZenScreen is actually a pretty brilliant device which keeps...

Fresh Kirin 970 & Snapdragon 845 Details & Launch Dates Leaked

Barely a few months after Qualcomm‘s latest Snapdragon 835 chip was announced and subsequently became available on smartphones, news filtered in that the leading chipmaker was already working on a next-gen flagship chip which would be called Snapdragon 845. In the same vein, Huawei is said to be working on its next-generation flagship chip which...