Tag Archive: cameras


Sony’s AI-powered sensors are the future of smartphone cameras

Earlier this week Sony announced two new IMX image sensors that are going to change everything when it comes to “smart” photography.

That’s a really bold statement to make, but it’s also an easy prediction because of how smartphones and other smart products use their cameras. You expect a bigger “real” camera with an expensive lens to take great photos because the hardware being used makes it easier. But when you’re using a tiny sensor in a tiny  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Lite is here with 64MP quad cameras, 5260mAh battery

Except for a few downgrades in the camera department, the Mi Note 10 Lite is mostly identical to the standard Mi Note 10.

What you need to know Xiaomi has launched a “Lite” variant of the Mi Note 10. The mid-range phone comes with a Snapdragon 730G chipset and 64MP quad rear cameras. It is slated to go on sale in Europe next month.

In December last year, Xiaomi introduced the first global phone to use Samsung’s  [Read More…]

Realme’s new X50m 5G offers 48MP quad cameras, 120Hz display for under $300

Realme’s most affordable 5G-enabled phone yet.

What you need to know Realme has launched a new 5G-enabled smartphone with a 120Hz display, dubbed X50m 5G. It is powered by a Snapdragon 765G chipset and comes with a 48MP quad-camera setup on the back. The mid-range phone starts at 1,999 yuan ($ 280) in China.

Realme unveiled its first 5G-capable smartphone in January this year, dubbed X50 5G. Roughly a month later, the company launched its first 5G  [Read More…]

OPPO’s new Find X2 Lite comes with 5G connectivity, 48MP quad rear cameras

The phone has very little in common with the flagship Find X2 and Find X2 Pro models.

What you need to know OPPO has unveiled a new mid-range 5G phone, called the Find X2 Lite. The phone is powered by a Snapdragon 765G chipset and features a 48MP quad-camera setup on the back. It is actually a rebranded variant of the Reno 3 Youth that was launched in China earlier this year.

OPPO has quietly launched (via  [Read More…]

Honor 30 series goes live with great cameras but no Google services

Honor’s latest phones feature top-tier cameras and 5G connectivity, but there’s no Play Store.

What you need to know Honor has unveiled three phones in the Honor 30 series: the Honor 30, Honor 30 Pro, and Honor 30 Pro+. The Honor 30 Pro+ is the most interesting of the lot, featuring two 50MP cameras and 50x hybrid zoom. Like Huawei’s P40 series, Honor’s latest devices miss out on Google Mobile Services.

Honor hasn’t faced the same amount  [Read More…]

ZTE Axon 11 is a sub-$400 5G phone with Snapdragon 765G, 64MP quad cameras

The Axon 11 is 5G ZTE’s first phone to be powered by the Snapdragon 765G chipset.

What you need to know ZTE today announced its first mid-range 5G smartphone, the Axon 11 5G. The Axon 11 5G comes with a Snapdragon 765G chipset and quad rear cameras. It is priced at 2,698 yuan ($ 380) in China for the base 6GB/128GB version.

Chinese smartphone maker ZTE today announced the Axon 11 5G, a mid-range smartphone that comes  [Read More…]

Realme 6i goes official with MediaTek Helio G80 chipset, 48MP quad cameras

It also packs a massive 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging.

What you need to know Realme 6i is the brand’s latest budget Android smartphone. It happens to be the world’s first phone to be powered by a MediaTek Helio G80 chipset. The Realme 6i also features a quad-camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor and a 5000mAh battery.

In January this year, Realme unveiled the Realme 5i, an affordable budget Android smartphone with a quad rear  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 9 Pro series specs: 5020mAh battery, 64MP quad cameras, NavIC

The Redmi Note 9 Pro features the largest battery in a Redmi phone to date.

The Redmi Note 9 Pro series is here, and Xiaomi is going back to the basics. The phones feature a massive 5020mAh battery and interesting camera and hardware upgrades. The battery is obviously the main talking point here, and it’s clear that Xiaomi is positioning the Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro Max as devices that can easily last  [Read More…]

Moto G8 debuts with a 6.4-inch hole-punch display, triple rear cameras

It runs on the same Snapdragon 665 chipset as the Moto G8+.

What you need to know The Moto G8 is now official. It comes with a 6.4-inch HD+ hole-punch display and runs on a Snapdragon 665 chipset. The phone will go on sale in select markets across Asia, Europe, Latin America, and Australia in the coming weeks.

Motorola took the wraps off two Moto G8 series phones in October last year – the Moto G8 Play  [Read More…]

Realme 6 series goes official with 90Hz displays, 64MP quad cameras

Realme 6 Pro is the first phone to be powered by a Snapdragon 720G chipset.

What you need to know Realme launched the Realme 6 series phones in India today. The Realme 6 series phones feature 90Hz smooth displays, 64MP quad cameras, and support 30W fast charging. Both phones will go on sale in the country starting next week.

Realme today unveiled the Realme 6 series smartphones at an online-only event in India. The new Realme 6  [Read More…]