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Honor 9i with dual front and rear cameras comes into focus in India for $275

Honor 9i is the world’s first phone with four cameras.

Honor’s latest phone in India comes with four cameras in total — two at the front, and two at the back. The phone itself looks quite good, with Honor switching to an 18:9 FullView panel with minimal bezels and an 83% screen-to-body ratio.

The 5.9-inch FHD+ screen has a resolution of 2160 x 1080, and the phone is powered by an octa-core Kirin 659 chipset with  [Read More…]

Google ‘Ultra Pixel’ phone rumored to ditch navigation keys, have dual cameras, and more

According to a new rumor, the Google Ultra Pixel will feature dual-cameras, a new kind of fingerprint scanner, and get rid of Android’s navigation buttons.

Google’s Pixel 2 event next Wednesday will be here before we know it, and alongside the highly anticipated Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, we’re also expecting Google to show off a Home Mini, and Pixelbook to go alongside its latest flagship smartphones. However, according to a new rumor that just popped up, Google  [Read More…]

Huawei to unveil phone with 18:9 aspect ratio display, dual front and rear cameras soon

Following one of this year’s major smartphone trends, Huawei is also gearing up to release phones with an 18:9 aspect ratio display. According to rumors we’ve seen so far, the Mate 10 flagship will come with a tall and narrow body characteristic of this aspect ratio. But by the looks of it, the company will […]

DxOMark revamps its mobile testing for the phone cameras of 2017

New testing method will take into account dual cameras, selfie performance, and other recent trends.

The way we use our phones’ cameras has changed a lot since 2012, back when DxOMark first started testing smartphone shooters. Until today, the firm’s scores only take into account a limited subset of the capabilities of modern smartphones — but that’s about to change.

In recent months, DxO has embarked on an extensive data-gathering mission to find out how people use their smartphone  [Read More…]

Dual cameras are the future, and the Huawei Mate 9 does it really well

The Huawei Mate 9 may have two cameras, but its implementation is arguably the best of the bunch.

Dual camera setups on smartphones are growing in popularity, not only with device makers, but with users as well. Each manufacturer tries to set itself apart from one another. The likes of Apple, OnePlus, Motorola, Huawei, and more recently, Samsung, have all released devices with two camera modules.

Apple’s Portrait Mode uses both lenses to add depth to a  [Read More…]

Lenovo K8 Plus with dual cameras and 4000mAh battery lands in India for ₹10,999

Lenovo is adding new models to the K8 series.

After launching the K8 Note last month, Lenovo is now adding more models to the lineup. The K8 Plus comes with a 5.2-inch Full HD display, MediaTek Helio P25 SoC, dual cameras at the back with a 13MP primary sensor joined by a secondary 5MP depth sensor.

There’s also an 8MP shooter up front with an 84-degree field of view, and the phone comes with 3GB of  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi A1 specs: Snapdragon 625, dual cameras, and stock Android for $230

The Mi 5X is Xiaomi’s first Android One phone.

Xiaomi unveiled the Mi A1 earlier today in New Delhi, and the phone marks a shift in strategy for the manufacturer. While all Xiaomi phones thus far have featured MIUI, the Mi A1 offers stock Android. The phone is the first in a new lineup of Android One devices, with Google looking to aggressively target the budget segment in emerging markets.

There’s a lot to like about  [Read More…]

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Not only is Samsung’s latest 360-degree camera smaller, thinner, and lighter than its predecessor, but it’s also cheaper and faster! The Samsung Gear 360 is one of the easiest 360-degree cameras to use, making it possible for you to either quickly snap a photo with friends while holding it or remotely access the camera from an app loaded up with advanced features for  [Read More…]

Moto X4 specs: Snapdragon 630, 3000mAh battery and dual cameras

Here’s what’s inside the Moto X4.

Considering that the Moto X4 is more of a mid-range device, it doesn’t have all of the highest-end specs inside. That’s understandable, and when you look the spec sheet you’ll still find plenty of good line items. One thing to keep an eye on is the regional differences in terms of RAM and storage — Motorola is still a bit confusing in what it offers in different markets around the world.

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Motorola launches X4 with dual cameras, Amazon Alexa, and other nifty features

Following closely on the heels of its Z2 Play and Z2 Force, Motorola is back again with another smartphone release. Indeed, today sees the company launching its fourth iteration of the popular X line. Expected to go on sale starting in September, the new Moto X4 will retail for around $ 480 USD. If specs are […]