• Honor Magic6 Lite arrives as rebranded Honor X9b

    Without much fanfare, Honor unveiled the first phone in its Magic6 lineup with the Magic6 Lite. The midrange device brings a rebranded Honor X9b featuring the same design and specifications headlined by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 chip. Magic6 Lite features a curved 6.78-inch AMOLED display with 1220 x 2652px resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate. The back brings a 108MP main cam alongside a 5MP ultrawide module and a 2MP macro cam. The listing on Honor Italy confirms a single 8GB RAM and...

  • Foldable smartphone sales break record in Q3, Samsung to lose significant share in Q4

    According to DSCC, foldable smartphones have had a record breaking quarter, in terms of sales, in the third quarter of this year (July to September), fueled by Samsung's launch of the Galaxy Z Fold5 and Z Flip5. The increased competition from China also played a significant part. Sales of foldables jumped 215% compared to Q2 2023 and 16% compared to Q3 2022 to 7 million units, eclipsing the previous peak of 6.1 million which was reached in the year-ago quarter. Samsung's market share was...

  • Google announces Gemini, its new multimodal AI model now available in Bard

    Today Google unveiled Gemini, which is its new, "largest and most capable" AI model. It's built from the beginning to be multimodal, and so it can generalize and understand different types of information - text, images, audio, video, and code - at the same time. This lets it better parse nuances and makes it better at answering questions relating to complicated topics. Thus, it's especially good at explaining reasoning in complex subjects like math and physics. It comes in three 'sizes' -...

  • The Elec: First iPhone with UD camera to launch after 2026

    Apple has relied on its Dynamic Island pill-shaped cutout for the past two iterations of its iPhone Pro models but the long-term goal is transitioning to an “all-screen” iPhone with no physical display cutouts. That day is not relatively close according to the latest report from Korean news outlet TheElec which suggests that the first iPhone with an Under Display Camera (UDC) is expected to launch after 2026. LG Innotek is now in “advanced development “of its UD cameras which feature the...

  • Honor 90 GT and X50 GT to arrive in December

    The Honor 100 series arrived recently, but the company is not done with the previous series, revealed leaksters on Weibo. The company is planning to launch the Honor 90 GT smartphone, which should be a performance-oriented device with less focus on cameras. Another report suggested there is also an X50 GT in the works, and the two variants might be announced together. Honor 80 GT The X50 GT will be an upgrade over the X40 GT that has Snapdragon 888 chipset and a top-tier cooling solution....

  • OnePlus 12 teardown video reveals huge vapor chamber

    The OnePlus 12 is the hottest new Android flagship to launch in China and local media have already begun testing the device in every imaginable way, including a complete teardown performed by the WekiHome team. The full video details the complex structures inside the new OnePlus flagship and gives us a closet look at all of the OnePlus 12's key components. The process starts by removing the SIM tray and heating up the back glass until the adhesive is ready to be pried off. The motherboard...

  • Samsung US starts early holiday shopping early with these Galaxy Tab S9 and Tab S8 deals

    The Discover Samsung Winter Sale is about to kick off in the US next week – officially, it starts on Monday, but there are a number of deals available already. This week we will have a look at the high-end offerings that Samsung released in 2023 and 2022. Starting with the Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra and Tab S9+, you can get up to $700 in trade-in credit for both tablets. Additionally, students can get a 25% discount. Samsung Galaxy...

  • Realme C67 5G's key specs, launch date, and design revealed

    Today, Realme announced it will unveil the Realme C67 5G on December 14 in India at noon local time, making it the first 5G-ready smartphone in the C-series. Realme also revealed the C67 5G's design. It's built around a centered punch-hole display and sports a circular camera island on the rear housing two cameras, with the primary camera using a 50MP sensor. The Realme C67 5G has the volume rocker and power button on its right-side frame, and at the bottom is the USB-C port flanked by a...

  • Xiaomi announces Redmi 13C 5G with new chip, 50 MP dual camera

    Xiaomi introduced the Redmi 13C 5G – an affordable smartphone with next-gen cellular connectivity, a 50 MP main camera and an interesting design of the back panel with starry elements. The phone differs from the LTE-only Redmi 13C, in both the chipset and camera departments. The Redmi 13C 5G has a 6.74” LCD with HD+ resolution and a 90 Hz refresh rate. The panel does not allow an under-display fingerprint scanner, so the sensor is embedded in the power key on the right-hand side, below the...

  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 13 Pro series launch scheduled for January 2024

    Xiaomi capped off its Redmi 13C series announcement in India with a teaser for the Redmi Note 13 Pro+ global launch. The ending of the livestream revealed the event was entirely shot on the Redmi Note 13 Pro+ which is confirmed to launch in India sometime in January 2024. Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 13 series consists of three members - the Redmi Note 13, Note 13 Pro and the Note 13 Pro+ which features a 200MP main cam. The Pro+ uses Samsung’s 1/1.4” ISOCELL HP3 sensor with 0.56µm pixels and up to...

  • iQOO 12 review

    The iQOO 12 is the first smartphone to step into our lab with Snapdragon 8 Gen 3. It's not like we didn't tease it numerous times during the past week

  • Samsung Galaxy A25 promo materials and specs leak in full

    Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy A25, and today, all the promo materials appeared online, along with the full specs sheet. Most of the images only serve to confirm specs we already knew, but we also learn there will not be a charger in the retail box. Samsung Galaxy A25 5G The images appear to be scraped from the Samsung Italy website. They reveal the phone will have a 50 MP main camera with OIS, flanked by an 8 MP ultra-wide shooter and a 2 MP macro sensor. Upfront will be a...