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[Update 2: Available Now] Hands-on with the OnePlus 7 Pro in Almond, now available for purchase

The OnePlus 7 Pro has been one of the most popular Android devices in the last month. We’ve talked about it a lot. Everything from a full review, camera comparisons,...
June 25, 2019 5:00 AM

The premium smartphone market declined in Q1 2019, but analysts hope 5G will help it rebound

The global smartphone market has been declining since quite some time, with only a select few developing countries like India and members of South East Asia beating the global trend....
June 25, 2019 4:46 AM

Realme teases a quad camera smartphone with 64MP primary sensor [Samples inside]

Realme has captured a major part of the market of budget and mid-range smartphones like the Realme 3 Pro, also biting into Xiaomi’s user base. It has been moving vigorously...
June 25, 2019 3:43 AM

[Update 11: FedEx Sues US Govt.] Hardware suppliers, chip designers, and standards organizations suspend business with Huawei

The ongoing trade war between the United States and China has resulted in another stunning development. The BBC is reporting that semiconductor IP company ARM has suspended business with Huawei....
June 25, 2019 2:16 AM

OPPO releases kernel sources for 4 OPPO Reno devices and the A3, A5s, AX5, AX7, and R17 Pro

OPPO is one of BBK Electronics’ most successful brands, but the brand doesn’t have a huge presence outside of China and India — at least not yet. Starting with last...
June 25, 2019 2:01 AM

OxygenOS betas 21/13 for the OnePlus 6/6T bring improvements to Weather, Screen Recorder, and Phone apps

Earlier today, OnePlus started rolling out the latest OxygenOS open beta builds for its 2018 flagship smartphones. While the changelog isn’t as exciting as the last open beta releases, Open...
June 25, 2019 1:17 AM

Xiaomi Mi 9’s latest MIUI beta adds “3D Air Gestures” to launch apps

Xiaomi’s MIUI betas are where the brand tests new features, and usually, the betas for the Chinese region are the first to see new features. For example, the latest MIUI...
June 25, 2019 12:54 AM

Google will add palm rejection to the Pixel’s ambient display feature

The “Always-on display” feature has become increasingly popular as more phones switch to OLED displays (even some LCD phones have it). The Google Pixel series has this as well, though...
June 24, 2019 4:45 PM

Raspberry Pi 4 announced with upgraded CPU, up to 4GB of RAM, and support for dual 4K displays

The Raspberry Pi was one of the greatest things to happen to the gadget space in years. The concept gets no simpler than an ARM-based computer, but the amazing flexibility...
June 24, 2019 4:15 PM

New Google Chrome flag will let you reorder bookmarks on mobile

Using early versions of any type of software has the potential to reveal some upcoming features that are currently being worked on. These new features rarely get announced while they...
June 24, 2019 3:45 PM

Bill Gates’ greatest mistake was Windows Phone losing to Android

An all-touchscreen smartphone just wasn’t something that many people thought would sell before the release of the iPhone. At the time, it was Microsoft that was poised to be the...
June 24, 2019 3:15 PM

Warp Charge 30 vs SuperVOOC 3.0 vs SuperCharge 2.0 charging speed tests

Last year, OnePlus updated their charging tech with Warp Charge 30 on the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition. They equipped the OnePlus 7 Pro with this same tech, which means many...
June 24, 2019 2:43 PM