Category: Android News

Samsung’s Galaxy Buds Plus shown off in hands-on video ahead of launch

The Galaxy Buds+ are expected to make their official debut tomorrow.

What you need to know New hands-on video shows off the Galaxy Buds+ ahead of launch. Much of what was already leaked has been confirmed, such as the larger batteries, lack of ANC, and the use of an additional audio driver. The Galaxy Buds+ are expected to launch at Samsung’s Unpacked event on February 11, 2020, for $ 169.

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All these games support cross-by for Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift

What’s better than finding a game you love, finding a game you love and only having to pay for it once to play it on two devices. Many popular games support cross-buy between the Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift. If you buy any of the games in this collection for one platform, you’ll get them on the other without having to spend another penny.

Shoot to the music Pistol Whip Staff pick

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Does the Pixel 4 shoot better photos than the iPhone 11?

Best answer: Yes. The Pixel 4’s main camera presents better results because the software does so much of the heavy lifting. With manual sliders for both exposure and shadows, users have more control over dynamic range, and Night Sight is elective, rather than a mode that kicks in on its own.

Stay cool and get close: Google Pixel 4 (From $ 630 at Amazon) The Pixel 4 gives good odds on getting a good photo

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How to safely reduce light bleed on the Oculus Quest

Every VR user wants their headset to seal them in a black vacuum of perfect immersion. Unfortunately, most new headsets, including the Oculus Quest, sport a sizable nose gap that lets light seep in. The nose gap design has several positives. It enables you to check your phone or surroundings without removing your headset, it circulates cold air in to prevent foggy lenses, and accommodates noses of all sizes and shapes. However, you may still want to try  [Read More…]

LG V60 ThinQ leak reveals a huge 5000mAh battery and a 3.5mm jack

It is shaping up to be a solid upgrade over the V50 ThinQ.

What you need to know A screenshot from an LG V60 ThinQ promo video has revealed the upcoming LG flagship will have a massive 5,000mAh battery. The V60 ThinQ will also come with a total of four microphones and a quad-camera setup at the back. It is expected to be powered by the Snapdragon 865 chipset, like most other upcoming 2020 flagship Android phones.  [Read More…]

Sony and Amazon withdraw from MWC 2020 over Coronavirus fears

A few other companies are still contemplating their next steps.

What you need to know After LG, ZTE, and Ericsson, Sony has announced that it is pulling out of MWC 2020 over Coronavirus concerns. Sony’s press conference will instead take place on February 24 as a video via its official YouTube channel. Amazon too has confirmed that it will not be participating at MWC 2020 due to the outbreak.

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Realme X50 Pro 5G set for debut at MWC on February 24

It is expected to sport a dual hole-punch display with a 120Hz refresh rate.

What you need to know Realme will announce its first 5G flagship smartphone at MWC 2020. The Snapdragon 865 chipset will power the Realme X50 Pro 5G. Like the recently announced Realme X50, the X50 Pro 5G is expected to have a pill-shaped hole-punch cutout with two selfie cameras.

Realme today announced that its first 5G flagship phone, the Realme X50 Pro 5G,  [Read More…]

Samsung releases official commercial for Galaxy Z Flip ahead of launch

Following several unofficial leaks and rumors about the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, Samsung’s upcoming foldable smartphone, Samsung officially released a 30 second commercial for the Galaxy Z Flip during the Oscars Award Ceremony on Sunday, February 9th, ahead of the official launch of the device on the Samsung Unpacked event on Tuesday, February 11th. Samsung seems to follow the footsteps of Google, who also officially released a render of the Pixel 4 almost 4 months prior to the official announcement.

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Xiaomi Mi 10 shown off in official render ahead of February 13 launch

The Mi 10 will be Xiaomi’s first flagship phone to be unveiled at an online-only event.

What you need to know Official renders of the Xiaomi Mi 10 have surfaced ahead of its official unveiling. Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi 10 smartphone series will be launched at an online-only event on February 13. The Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro flagship phones will feature Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 chipset.

LG, ZTE, Ericsson, and NVIDIA recently announced that they have decided  [Read More…]

Samsung teased the Galaxy Z Flip during the Oscars’ commercial break

The company couldn’t wait till Tuesday.

What you need to know Samsung preempted itself by showing off the Galaxy Z Flip two days before its official unveiling. The foldable was found flipping its way around TVs earlier today during the Oscars’ commercial break. The phone is expected to cost between $ 1,300 and $ 1,400 in the U.S.

Samsung took the wraps off its newest foldable in the most dramatic way possible: during an event filled with  [Read More…]