POCO X3 Pro launch tipped for March 30, to debut with Snapdragon 860

POCO revolutionized the smartphone market in 2018 with the release of the POCO F1. The device was a beast in terms of specifications bringing the Snapdragon 845 to an under $400 price level. The brand was put to rest in 2019, and Xiaomi filled the “cost-effective-flagship” segment with the Redmi K20 series. While appealing, those […]

China’s smartphone shipment records a three-fold YoY increase in February 2021

The COVID 19 pandemic which began in China before spreading to other countries impacted heavily on the Chinese smartphone market resulting in a general slum in shipments. The domestic market has, however, started to rebound as of February this year, according to data first published by Reuters and credited to the government-backed China Academy of […]

Samsung further clarifies security update frequency for certain devices

Samsung has a special page that lists the frequency of security updates for supported devices. Up until now, devices were classified under three categories – Monthly, Quarterly, and Other Regular. The manufacturer has now made an adjustment to the categorization. Unlike the first two categories, the frequency of updates for devices under the last category […]

Sony launches the ECB-W2BT wireless mic that can pick up sound from 200m away

Sony is known for its innovative and top-quality products that are designed to meet the various needs of users. The company has unveiled yet another topnotch product that keeps up with the needs of the COVID-19 era where teleconferences and virtual meetings are the norm. The device is dubbed Sony ECB-W2BT wireless microphone. With the […]

Who Wants to Pay Extra for Faster 5G?

With 5G, carriers have done nothing short of promise the world. From blazing fast downloads to complete transformations of the healthcare and manufacturing industries, we’re told to believe that 5G is one of the most important technological advancements in our lifetime. That may be so, but we still have a ways to go before 5G […]

Samsung Galaxy M12 goes official in India with $150 (INR 10,999) price tag

Samsung changed its mid-range philosophy in 2019 with the introduction of the Galaxy M and A-series. Instead of half-baked smartphones, the brand started to bring some premium aspects to its mid-range phones like Triple and Quad-Camera setups, huge batteries, AMOLED displays, and more. The Galaxy A and M family starts from 0 and goes all […]

Xiaomi Mi 11 vs OPPO Find X3: Specs Comparison

OPPO just released the Find X3 series. While Europe got the Find X3 Pro, the Find X3 Neo, and the Find X3 Lite, OPPO launched the vanilla Find X3 and the Find X3 Pro in China since the Neo and Lite variants are already present in the country under the Reno5 series. The vanilla OPPO […]

Google Fixed “OK Google” on Wear OS!

After the Wear OS community’s cries for help over broken “OK Google” functionality were picked up by media and shared widely, Google acknowledged the bug that had plagued the platform for months. Today, Wear OS owners have noticed that Google’s favorite hotword combination appears to be fixed. I can confirm that “OK Google” works on […]