Tag Archive: Display


Moto Z3 Play arrives with glass body, 18:9 display and free Battery Mod

Motorola today unveiled the new Moto Z3 Play, the first model to arrive from the new Z3 series. The new mid-range smartphone is a successor to last year’s Z2 Play model, which was quite well received by consumers.

While the Z2 Play was a pretty good-looking device, the Z3 Play makes the jump into trendy territory. It repudiates the chunky bezels and instead opts for a so-called bezel-less design and a modern 18:9 aspect ratio. Due to the changes, Motorola  [Read More…]

Android’s June 2018 security update brings Bluetooth and display improvements to Pixel phones

Monthly update fixes Android security exploits and offers general fixes for Pixel line.

The beginning of the month means the Android Security Bulletin gets published, we learn all about the monthly security patch, and those sweet, sweet updates start streaming through the bright blue sky towards our phones.

There aren’t any singular “big” issues addressed in the June 2018 patch, but there are a set of updates from Google and all the companies who make the various  [Read More…]

The Very Real reason LG built Google the sharpest OLED display ever

Everything bad about current generation VR is about to disappear under a flood of pixels.

In late May, LG and Google showed off a tiny piece of glass that’s going to change VR and AR forever. It was a 4.3-inch 3840 x 4800 (18-megapixel) OLED display with a 120 x 96 field of view. A quick check of the math says that means it has 1,443 pixels-per-inch, which makes it the highest resolution display ever. Oh —  [Read More…]

Meizu M6T is an entry-level phone with an 18:9 display and dual-cameras

Meizu extends its M6 range with the entry-level M6T. The phone comes with a 18:9 display and dual-cameras, but unfortunately runs Android 7.0 Nougat.

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The TicWatch Pro features Wear OS and a secondary transparent display

Saving battery life on our smartwatches is an important factor, especially as companies shove new features under the small hoods. Mobvoi, a company based out of China, has an idea on how to help with that.

The company has unveiled the TicWatch Pro, which is a standard Google Wear OS smartwatch more often than not, but also boasts a secondary transparent display. That is meant to help stretch out battery life for the wearable and reduce Wear OS features that  [Read More…]

The LG G7 will have an extra-tall 6.1-inch display that gets really, really bright

More than meets the eye.

In its way, LG is the most leak-friendly company in the world, mainly because as its phones meander towards a public announcement, it peppers the media with teases and press releases meant to keep the hoards satisfied.

To that end, the company has announced that the LG G7 ThinQ will have a 6.1-inch IPS LCD display that goes up to 1000 nits, which makes it the brightest panel using that technology we’ve  [Read More…]

The Honor 10 goes official with a 19:9 display ratio and Kirin 970 processor

Huawei has announced its Honor 10 in China, with sales to commence globally on May 15th. Does Huawei achieve its own “10” in the new device to match Apple’s iPhone X? Does the notch achieve the same effect? You be the judge.

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Sony announces Xperia XZ2 Premium with 5.8-inch 4K HDR display, dual cameras, spec bumps

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact

The new high-end model forms a triumvirate trying to save Sony’s smartphone business in 2018.

We’re over a month removed from the announcement of the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact, which have just gone on sale in the U.S., but Sony has a third member of the lineup to launch now: the Xperia XZ2 Premium. The XZ2 Premium is mostly the same as the standard XZ2, aside from a handful  [Read More…]

How to change font size and display density on the Galaxy S9

The Galaxy S9 comes with a nice, big screen, but how much actually fits on it is up to you.

Having a big screen, you can fit a lot onto the screen of the Samsung Galaxy S9, but fitting a whole lot on your screen doesn’t mean much if you can’t comfortably see or use what’s on screen. My eyesight isn’t perfect, and so even though I’m not even pushing 30, I crank up the text size  [Read More…]

These are the games that support Razer Phone’s 120Hz display so far

Razer Phone is great for gamers and there are already a bunch of titles that support its unique display.

The display is one of the focal points of the Razer Phone, thanks to its 120Hz refresh rate and its first-party UltraMotion sync. Like G-Sync and FreeSync on a PC, UltraMotion matches the refresh rate of the display to the FPS output from the GPU in the phone to eliminate tearing and produce silky smooth, super fast gameplay.

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