Tag Archive: Displays


The Google Home Hub is running a different OS from other Smart Displays

Google’s also using a completely different processor — but why?

At Google’s big hardware event this Tuesday, the company announced a slew of new products — one of which was the Google Home Hub. The Home Hub is the latest Smart Display to hit the market and is essentially Google’s version of products like the Lenovo Smart Display and JBL Link View.

However, while Lenovo and JBL’s gadgets run something called Android Things (an Internet of Things  [Read More…]

What are smart displays and what are they good for?

A new category of products has surfaced in recent months. If you follow tech somewhat, you’ve probably heard of the term “smart displays”.

But what exactly are smart displays and why should you really care about them? In this article, we take a look at this new type of gadget and see what sets it apart from the other available tech on the market.

The definition of smart displays

Smart Displays are basically virtual assistant-powered speakers that also feature a  [Read More…]

Here is a list of all the Google Assistant speakers, headphones, and displays you can buy

When Google Assistant first made the leap from your phone to another device in 2016 your choice was simple. Either buy a Google Home speaker or nothing. Since then times have changed, and the product line has grown from speakers to headphones to even smart displays. There have never been more options than there are today with more always coming.

In the beginning, having just one speaker seemed like plenty but as time has gone on their uses have expanded  [Read More…]

TicWatch Pro smartwatch with two displays promises monster battery life

Update: The dual-display TicWatch Pro went on sale in the US. Customers can pick up from Amazon in exchange for $ 249.

The watch is IP68 rated for water and dust resistance and runs Google’s Wear OS out of the box. Most importantly, the TicWatch Pro claims to be able to offer a battery life of up to one month in what it calls Essential mode. This uses only the top display and some key sensors while turning Wear OS  [Read More…]

110 Perfect HD Wallpapers for your AMOLED 2K displays

Displays on smartphones are jaw dropping gorgeous these days. Even budget phones now come with displays with an amazing amount of detail and color. Better yet, AMOLED devices like the Pixel 2, Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, or HTC U12 Plus feature 2K high (or better) contrast displays that make colors explode.

We’ve curated a collection of images that are designed to make your screens pop.

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110 Perfect HD Wallpapers for your AMOLED 2K displays

Displays on smartphones are jaw dropping gorgeous these days. Even budget phones now come with displays with an amazing amount of detail and color. Better yet, AMOLED devices like the Pixel 2, Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, or HTC U12 Plus feature 2K high (or better) contrast displays that make colors explode.

We’ve curated a collection of images that are designed to make your screens pop.

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Mobvoi announces the TicWatch Pro smartwatch with Wear OS and two displays

Mobvoi just introduced a new smartwatch called the TicWatch Pro that runs Wear OS. It should go on sale this summer for under $ 300.

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Samsung reveals mid-range Galaxy A6 series with 18:9 Infinity Displays

Currently no word on pricing or availability.

Samsung’s Galaxy A series is well-known for offering quality phones at affordable price tags, and today Samsung’s Indonesia website gave us a look at new two phones coming soon to this lineup — the Galaxy A6 and A6+.

Looking at the two phones, their overall designs are pretty similar to one another. Both phones have 18.5:9 Infinity Displays, resulting in a narrow screen with slim bezels. The regular A6 has  [Read More…]

Motorola announces new Moto G6 and E5 families with taller displays, better batteries, and dual cameras

Motorola announces its new Moto G6 and G6 Play with tall displays, Turbopower, and budget prices. Alongside this, the company announced the E5 Plus and E5 Play, which are its truly budget phones.

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Smartphone Displays – What’s the Difference?

AMOLED, IPS, TFT, SLCD, Super AMOLED…with all these acronyms and subtypes of Displays, it’s hard to keep them all straight. This guide will help you understand the strengths and weaknesses of each to better your understanding.

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