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Vivo’s iQOO Neo5 can boost the FPS in some games using Pixelworks’s X5 Pro chip

Vivo just unveiled a new smartphone in China under its subbrand for gaming phones: iQOO. The new phone is called the iQOO Neo5, and it's powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 870, a souped-up version of last year's Snapdragon 865. While the iQOO Neo5 won't be as powerful as other gaming phones with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 888, it...

Pixelworks announces the i6 display processor with AI-based visual enhancements

Pixelworks is a California-based company that specializes in developing video processing technology. In the mobile industry, Pixelworks is best known for its line of display processing chips and software-based picture quality enhancements, which have been used in smartphones from TCL, OnePlus, OPPO, Black Shark, HMD Global, ASUS, and ZTE. Today, the company unveiled its new...

Display Refresh Rates explained: What does 60Hz, 90Hz, 120Hz actually mean?

Higher refresh rate displays on smartphones are all the rage these days. We often come across smartphone companies and tech enthusiasts talking about faster and smoother displays and actively using terms like 90Hz, 120Hz, or even 144Hz. Most device makers are not only gravitating towards higher refresh rates but are also vehemently using them as...

TCL extends partnership with Pixelworks with the new TCL 10 series

At the Consumer Electronics Show earlier this year in Las Vegas, TCL teased the TCL 10 series, a trio of mid-range smartphones under TCL's own branding. Apart from the design and a few basic specifications, we didn't know all that much about the new smartphone series. Today, however, TCL unveiled the full specifications, pricing, availability,...