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Google releases updated USB-C to 3.5mm headphone adapter ahead of Pixel 3 launch

Phones without headphone jacks are still a divisive topic in the Android community. Like it or not, this is the future of smartphones. Google hopped on the trend last year with the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. Now, a few weeks ahead of the Pixel 3 event, Google has updated this controversial accessory. Last year,...

Xiaomi Poco F1 launches in India with Snapdragon 845 and starting price of Rs. 20,999

We've been hearing rumours about a new Xiaomi smartphone dubbed the "Pocophone F1" for a while now. Under a newly registered brand—"Poco"—we discovered that Xiaomi was planning on launching a new flagship smartphone at a competitive price to take on the Asus ZenFone 5Z and OnePlus 6 in India. This new Xiaomi flagship smartphone would have...

OPPO F9 is coming to India and Southeast Asia with tiny notch and Gorilla Glass 6

We've been hearing about the next Oppo phone for a while now, and the Oppo F9 is finally here. One of its most defining features is the absolutely tiny display notch on the front. It's not just a phone for its looks either, as the specs aren't half bad. Powered by a MediaTek Helio P60...

Google’s USB-C Digital to 3.5mm Headphone Adapter Goes from $20 to $9

When rumors of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL not having a 3.5mm headphone port surfaced, many people discarded the information and held onto their hopes. As it turns out, Google confirmed that neither of the two new smartphones have this headphone port and it has resurfaced a heated debate within the Android community....

Killing the 3.5mm Jack: How Simple is Changing into Needlessly Complicated

You could almost hear the sound of the nails pounding down into the proverbial coffin this week when Lenovo announced the Moto Z sans the 3.5mm headphone jack. Lenovo is not the first company to drop this port in favor of a thin body, LeEco has done it as well, but it is the first...