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HP has some new AMD Ryzen-powered PCs for businesses

At COMPUTEX today, HP announced a couple of new business PCs from its Elite and Pro lineups, including the EliteDesk 805 G8 series and the ProDesk 405 G8 series. They include AMD's Ryzen PRO 5000 desktop chips. For the HP EliteDesk 805 G8 series, the company says that users can finely tune the fans. That way...

Lenovo’s Smart Clock Essential has Google Assistant and only costs $30 right now

Lenovo released the Smart Clock Essential last year as a digital alarm clock with Google Assistant (and some other smart functionality) built in. The original $49 MSRP was a bit on the steep side, especially considering the more feature-packed Lenovo Smart Clock was often on sale for the same price, but now the new model...

Leak: Motorola’s upcoming stylus-equipped phone will offer plenty of storage and 5G support

If you’re in the market for an Android phone with stylus support, your options are very limited. If money isn’t a constraint, you can pick up the latest Galaxy S21 Ultra with an S-Pen or a Galaxy Note 20 Ultra from the last year. On the other hand, if you’re looking for something more affordable,...

Your Fitbit may soon tell you if you snore too loudly

The Fitbit app, the companion app that shows data collected from your Fitbit tracker or smartwatch, will soon gain two new features to provide new insights into your sleeping habits. In the latest version of the Fitbit app for Android, 9to5Google found evidence for some new sleep-related features that Fitbit is working on. The first is...

Is the Samsung Galaxy A52 waterproof?

Samsung launched the Samsung Galaxy A52 series in a separate Galaxy Unpacked event in March, together with the Galaxy A72. Samsung’s Galaxy A series smartphones are the company’s central budget lineups that help stave off competition from fierce Chinese smartphone companies. While the Galaxy A series continues to target the budget and mid-range segments of...

Android 11 Custom ROM List – Unofficially Update Your Android Phone!

As you may be well aware by now, the stable version of Android 11 has now been released to the masses. Google's Pixel series of phones and a handful of Xiaomi devices have joined the update train so far, while official beta builds are available for the OnePlus 8 lineup, the Samsung Galaxy S20 series,...

Get a sneak peek at Samsung’s Galaxy Buds 2 thanks to the FCC

When we think about earphones and headphones in general, Samsung isn’t the first name to pop in our heads. But if we narrow down the scope to truly wireless earbuds, you’ll often find Samsung’s Galaxy Buds lineup among the lists of best true wireless earbuds. While Samsung’s current audio portfolio consists of a wide range...

How to turn on Auto Delete for Google to automatically delete your older data

Default data retention practices at Google have been changing since they first introduced the auto-delete feature for logged location history, search, voice, and YouTube activity in June 2019. In the beginning, users had to manually visit their My Activity page and configure the new settings. A year later, in June 2020, it was changed so...

New update for the OnePlus 9 series reduces power draw, improves charging, and more

Last week, OnePlus pushed out several new updates to the OnePlus 8 series, the OnePlus 7 series, and the OnePlus Nord lineup. Now the company is rolling out a fresh OxygenOS update to the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. OnePlus finally gets the camera right on the OnePlus 9 OxygenOS 11.2.6.6 has started rolling out to...

Xiaomi’s 200W HyperCharge fast charging can fully charge your phone in 8 minutes

Xiaomi made headlines when it demoed its 100W wired fast charging technology back in 2019, which promised to fully charge a 4,000mAh battery in just 17 minutes. OPPO topped this off with its 125W wired fast charging solution a year later. Now, Xiaomi has just regained the top spot, and by a huge margin. Fast Charging...

Realme X7 Max 5G launches as the first MediaTek Dimensity 1200 smartphone outside of China

Back in February, Realme launched its X7 series of sub-premium smartphones powered by MediaTek's high-performing chipsets in the Dimensity series. The Realme X7 Pro powered by Dimensity 1000+ also stood out as a notable contender in a saturated smartphone market like India. Today, Realme is launching a new phone in the series — the Realme...

Realme launches new 4K Android TVs in a market dominated by Mi TVs

Realme is a young consumer electronics brand with a fairly wide user base in Asia and Europe. Realme entered the Android TV market in May 2020 with two budget Android TVs, followed by a 55-inch SLED 4K TV in September 2020. Now, the company is launching two new 4K Android TVs in up to 50-inch...