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Realme is making a pair of flagship 5G phones with the latest Qualcomm and MediaTek chips

It's been a fair few weeks since Realme last launched a smartphone, so we do expect a bunch of releases right around the corner. The new year has brought along new processor releases as well, and it's just about expected that the Chinese company would leverage the new SoCs in new phones. If you are...

[Update: Leaked hands-on video] ASUS ROG Phone 4 could launch soon with 65W fast charging

ASUS was rumored to be working on a new ROG gaming smartphone for 2021 in collaboration with Qualcomm right before the launch of the Snapdragon 888. It was also speculated that the new smartphone would be unveiled by the end of 2020 followed by a launch in the first half of 2021. While that hasn’t...

Samsung launches the new Galaxy S21 series with Exynos 2100 / Snapdragon 888

It's finally here. After months of leaks that practically detailed every tiny bit of information about the new flagship series from Samsung for 2021, the South Korean company has finally launched the new Samsung Galaxy S21, the Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus, and Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. While Samsung has typically launched its Galaxy S series right...

Xiaomi confirms the Redmi K40 is coming with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888

A few weeks after Qualcomm unveiled its flagship chipset for 2021, the Snapdragon 888, Xiaomi unveiled the Mi 11. Powered by the Snapdragon 888, the new Xiaomi Mi 11 brought some compelling hardware to the table, including a 6.81-inch QHD+ AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate and 1500 nits of peak brightness, up to 12GB...

Xiaomi Mi 11 Hands-on: A gorgeous screen and Snapdragon 888 at a good price

Considering the world has been stuck in a pandemic for the better part of 2020, one might think the consumer tech space would slow down in 2021. Nope, not in the ever-competitive Android smartphone space. 2021 is not even a week old and the first flagship smartphone of the year has already arrived in the...

Here’s a demo of the Xiaomi Mi 11’s Night Video mode powered by BlinkAI

Xiaomi recently unveiled the world's first phone to feature Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 888 chip — the Mi 11. The device comes with all the premium specs you'd expect from a next-gen flagship, including a 6.81-inch QHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM, up 256GB of fast UFS 3.1...

Xiaomi launches the Mi 11 flagship 5G phone with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888

The fateful year is drawing to a close. And just when you thought we have seen everything there is to see this year in tech, Xiaomi is here with its "one more thing", and it's their biggest reveal from the dedicated launch event in China today. Meet the new Xiaomi Mi 11, Xiaomi's next flagship...

Xiaomi’s Mi 11 launches December 28th as the first phone with the Snapdragon 888

A day before Qualcomm unveiled its latest flagship chipset, the company confirmed the names of 14 OEMs who will build devices equipped with the new SoC. Soon after the official announcement, some of these OEMs confirmed plans to launch new smartphones with the Snapdragon 888 onboard. These included Xiaomi, OPPO, and Realme. At the time,...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 benchmarks: Here’s how 2021’s flagship 5G phones will perform

Earlier this month, Qualcomm invited journalists to a virtual Snapdragon Tech Summit where they announced the Snapdragon 888 mobile platform. Qualcomm's latest 8-series SoC brings major improvements to image processing and machine learning but only incremental improvements to CPU and GPU performance. To find out just how much more powerful Qualcomm's latest chipset is, we...

Google and Qualcomm partner to support 4 Android versions for new Snapdragon chipsets

Over 3 years ago, Google announced Project Treble, a major rearchitecting of Android designed to speed up software updates. While the architecture introduced by Project Treble has helped OEMs to speed up the delivery of major Android OS updates and monthly security patches, it has had an adverse effect on SoC providers like Qualcomm. In...

Samsung Galaxy S21 series will come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, and possibly an upgraded ultrasonic fingerprint sensor

We're gearing up towards the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S21 series, expected to be announced in the middle of January 2021. So far, the devices are shaping up to be pretty exciting, with a refreshed camera bump on the back giving the phones some of their own personality, though you may lose the charger...

OPPO Find X3 Pro leak reveals key details of OPPO’s 2021 flagship 5G phone

Right before COVID-19 basically brought the world to a halt, OPPO released its flagship Find X2 series. OPPO’s flagship Find X2 Pro packed very impressive hardware and a premium price, and its successor, the OPPO Find X3 Pro, will likewise continue that trend. Thanks to famed leaker Evan Blass on his Voice page, we now have...