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How the Iris 5 chip from Pixelworks can improve the visual experience of Android smartphones

Smartphone screens continue to improve in visual quality every year in typical ways like color accuracy, color gamut, and brightness. However, we've come to a point where many of the technical advancements in even the top-tier displays are now imperceptible or unnoticed. Panel vendors and OEMs are constantly trying to come up with new ways,...

OnePlus 6T’s in-display fingerprint scanner gets better over time

One of the most noteworthy features of the OnePlus 6T is the in-display fingerprint scanner. This is a budding technology that we haven't seen on many mainstream devices yet. OnePlus calls this "Screen Unlock" and they recently took to their forums to explain how it gets better over time. When the OnePlus 6T was first announced,...

PSA: You can Pinch to Zoom to View Full Screen YouTube Videos on the Pixel 2 XL

Perhaps one of the most drastic and welcome improvements on the Pixel 2 XL over the previous generation Pixel XL was the switch from a 5.5-inch 16:9 AMOLED display to a bigger, 6-inch 18:9 POLED display, while also keeping screen bezels to a minimum (and offering front facing speakers). However, while taller, "bezel-less" displays are...

Best Mods For The OnePlus 3

The OnePlus 3 is great. You may have seen the extensive review that was posted on XDA, but today we are going to talk about what you can do to make the OnePlus 3 even better. Let's go over some of the most common gripes of the phone and a few mods that can fix them. Screen Brightness Many...

LG G4 Could Feature a… 3K Display?

According to myLGphones, a version of the LG G4 will not feature neither a 2K nor a 4K display - but 3K. If you are anything like me, your reaction to this news will be confusion. While we don't have many details about the sources of this leak, it has apparently been confirmed true by...