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Huawei P30 Pro Camera Quality Review: Proof that Huawei’s ban will hurt innovation

The human quest for recording memories is thousands of years old. In contrast, the concept of having more than one camera on a smartphone is relatively infant. But if we stretch this timeline targeting the last decade or so, we've seen a lot of development in this niche. In the brief history of dual camera...

HMD Global launches the budget Nokia 3.1 on AT&T and Cricket in the US

Many thought HMD Global bringing back the Nokia brand was nothing more than a gimmick, but it's actually gone on to spawn a reliable brand in the matured smartphone industry. We can tell how hungry its employees are by how they continue to push their products. The company keeps growing and today they have announced...

Xiaomi now has a ‘guaranteed next-day delivery’ option in 150 Indian cities

Xiaomi is the leading smartphone brand in India but besides selling its devices on other e-commerce platforms such as a Flipkart and Amazon, the company also sells products through its own online store. With the kind of popularity that Xiaomi – and Redmi – enjoy in the country, its store hosted via Mi.com has been...

[Update: Up for pre-order] The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 is coming this year

In a move that would surprise very few people, Xiaomi has announced during its quarterly earning call that its massively successful fitness tracker, the Mi Band, will get an upgraded release this year. Chief Financial Officer of Huami, Mr. David Cui, was asked whether the Mi Band 4 was scheduled for a March or April...

Safeguard Your Connections with This Award-Winning VPN

If you’re still surfing the web without the protection of a Virtual Private Network (VPN), you may as well be leaving your laptop open and unattended in a crowded coffeeshop. Hackers have become adept at accessing everything from your browsing history to your banking information from across the globe, and a VPN is your first...

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Pro renders show quad cameras and no headphone jack or Bixby button

The excitement has started building up for the next major launch from Samsung – the Galaxy Note 10 series. While the Galaxy Note 10 series is expected to be officially unveiled in August, multiple rumors have already been pouring in. These include speculations about as many as four different models in the series and Samsung's...

ASUS ZenFone 6 update adds Super Night mode to the wide-angle camera

The ASUS ZenFone 6 was announced last month and turned many heads for its innovative flip camera. To avoid using a notch or a mechanical slider, ASUS decided to use the flipping mechanism which lets the rear dual camera module pop out of the back panel and face the front. This means that besides being...

Google stops selling the entry-level Pixel Slate with the Celeron processor

In recent years, Google has put serious investment into its hardware business. They manufactured three series of Pixel smartphones as well as the Pixelbook and the Pixel Slate. The latter wasn't that well received by reviewers, but I can say for sure that it has its fans. The device was introduced alongside the Pixel 3...

OnePlus 7 Pro gets OxygenOS 9.5.7 with a bunch of camera improvements

OnePlus made some pretty massive headlines this year with the launch of the OnePlus 7 Pro. The company continued its tradition of selling a more affordable device (the regular OnePlus 7) but took things a step further with the Pro variant. We saw good notes about the camera on DxOMark, many reviews hailed it as...

Google may add a new gesture in Android Q to deal with Screen Pinning

Android Q's fully gestural navigation has been controversial, to say the least. Some people are happy about it, but others absolutely despise it. In its current form, gesture navigation is still very much a "beta" experience. One of the issues that arose with the new gesture system is interference with Screen Pinning. A fix may...

[Update: For real this time] Motorola Moto Z3 Play Android Pie update is going live in the US

The Motorola Moto Z3 Play was launched in June 2018, sporting a 6", 2160 x 1080, 18:9 AMOLED display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC. What made the Moto Z3 Play special was that Motorola remained committed to the Moto Mods ecosystem, allowing users to enhance the useability of their device if they did not...

The Redmi K20 launches internationally as the Xiaomi Mi 9T

The Redmi K20 received positive feedback from the Android community around the world. It is a decent midrange for those who want to pay less for a more than capable smartphone. It offers the Snapdragon 730 SoC, a 4000 mAh battery, 6GB of RAM, a 6.39-inch AMOLED full-screen display, and a pop-up selfie camera. Unfortunately,...