Tag Archive: Displays


Nubia Z20 flagship announced with Snapdragon 855+ and two AMOLED displays

The Nubia Z20 starts at 3,499 yuan ($ 496) in China.

What you need to know Nubia Z20 is the brand’s first flagship smartphone to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ chipset. The smartphone features a notch-less 6.42-inch AMOLED display and a smaller 5.1-inch secondary display on the back. It is slated to go on sale in select international markets next month.

ZTE’s Nubia sub-brand has taken the wraps off its latest flagship Android smartphone –  [Read More…]

Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL to come with 90Hz displays and 6GB of RAM

Stereo speakers and new Assistant features have also been confirmed.

What you need to know A new report from 9to5Google has confirmed a variety of Pixel 4 and 4 XL specs. Both phones will supposedly have 90Hz screens, called “Smooth Display.” Other highlights include 6GB of RAM, 2,800 mAh battery for the Pixel 4, and a Snapdragon 855 CPU.

Google’s taken an interesting approach with the Pixel 4 by talking publicly about the phone months before its  [Read More…]

How to set up Digital Wellbeing on your Google Assistant speakers and displays

Google’s Digital Wellbeing initiative is meant to help you and your family create healthy habits when it comes to technology. It started out on phones with features such as usage statistics, because the first step to building healthy habits is being aware of the habits you need to change.

Read More: Digital Wellbeing, Google Call Screening come to select Motorola phones

It has since made the jump to Google Assistant devices in your home. This will help ensure  [Read More…]

Here’s why Galaxy Fold displays are already failing

There are two distinct issues here, and only one is particularly fixable.

Just a couple of days after journalists, including us here at Android Central, got their hands on the Galaxy Fold for the very first time, multiple reports have surfaced that these initial review devices are having screen failures. At this point at least four different devices have failed, which may not seem like a lot until you realize that there are perhaps only a few  [Read More…]

Acer announces a bevy of new PCs, notebooks, displays, and more

Acer fleshed out its product line-up for 2019

Acer today held an event where it unveiled a ton of new products it plans to release in 2019, including new gaming PCs, Chromebooks, displays and AR accessories.

Among the new products Acer unveiled were its main Acer line, its ConceptD line, Predator line and NITRO line. In total, it unveiled 22 products. Some of those products are geared towards students such as the Acer Chromebook 715, while the  [Read More…]

Smart Displays are finally getting Continued Conversations!

Coming to all Smart Displays in the U.S. in English.

Smart Displays, like the Google Home Hub and Lenovo Smart Display, are great. They’re helpful smart home gadgets and one of our favorite ways to interact with the Google Assistant, but since their debut last year, there have been some missing features compared to their screen-less smart speaker counterparts — one of the most notable being Continued Conversations.

However, as confirmed by Google to Android Central, Continued  [Read More…]

Galaxy A30 and A50 with Infinity-U displays make their debut in India

Samsung is looking to retake the lead in the mid-range segment with the Galaxy A30 and A50.

Samsung lost a lot of ground in India over the last two years. In the budget segment the manufacturer lost out to Xiaomi, allowing the Chinese brand to take the overall lead in the country. Similarly, OnePlus bulldozed past Samsung in the premium category, but it finally looks like Samsung is ready to mount its own challenge.

Samsung unveiled the  [Read More…]

Rebuttal: Hole punch displays are actually good

You can live with a tiny black dot on your phone. Trust me.

I have a lot of love for Russell. He’s a great guy, has a wonderful sense of humor, and is someone I have a tremendous amount of respect for. I do, however, disagree with his recent Hole punch displays are worse than notch displays editorial.

Hole punches are the latest trend when it comes to smartphone displays in our never-ending quest to eliminate bezels,  [Read More…]

T-Mobile REVVL 2 + 2 Plus announced with Android Oreo and 18:9 displays

Both phones are available for purchase starting today.

In August 2017, T-Mobile released its first self-branded smartphone in the form of the T-Mobile REVVL. Just in time for the holiday shopping season, we’re now getting the REVVL 2 and REVVL 2 Plus.

Starting first with the regular REVVL 2, we’re looking at a phone with a 5.5-inch 720 x 1440 screen, 13MP rear camera, 8MP selfie camera, 3,000 mAh battery, 2GB of RAM, and a quad-core MediaTek  [Read More…]

Smart Displays need a good screen, and Lenovo’s Smart Display has the best

Best answer: The 10-inch Lenovo Smart Display has the best and biggest screen that works great for just about everything, but if you want something smaller, the Google Home Hub isn’t far behind.

Best Buy: Lenovo Smart Display ($ 250) Best Buy: Google Home Hub ($ 149) The Lenovo Smart Display has the largest, most capable screen

If your main concern is screen quality, the best Smart Display you can buy is the Lenovo Smart Display —  [Read More…]