Tag Archive: Fast


The Galaxy S20 series will ship with the right fast charger in the box

The S20 Ultra will have a 45W charger.

What you need to know Samsung shipped the Galaxy Note 10+ last year with only a 25W charger, even though it was capable of 45W charging. This year, Samsung is packaging the S20 series with the best charger that each phone is compatible with. The Galaxy S20 and S20+ will both get a 25W charger, while the S20 Ultra will boast a 45W charger.

Last year, Samsung pulled a  [Read More…]

Redmi K30 Pro leak hints at a large 4,700mAh battery with 33W fast charging

The phone’s release date, however, remains a mystery.

What you need to know A new leak suggests the upcoming Redmi K30 Pro will pack a large 4,700mAh battery with 33W fast charging. The upcoming flagship phone is also said to sport a pop-up selfie camera and an OLED display, instead of the LCD panel used in the Redmi K30. Under the hood, it is expected to be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 865 chipset.

A report published  [Read More…]

Upcoming Nubia Red Magic 5G will have an air-cooled fast charging solution

The phone is expected to support 80W fast charging.

What you need to know Nubia President Ni Fei has hinted on Weibo that the company’s upcoming Red Magic 5G gaming phone will feature 16GB of RAM. In addition to a whopping 16GB of RAM, the phone will also come with a new “air-cooled fast charging solution.” The Nubia Red Magic 5G is expected to be the first phone to support 80W wired fast charging.

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Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi 10 Pro 5G may have a 108MP camera, 65W fast charging

The Mi 10 Pro 5G is expected to debut in China sometime next month, alongside the standard Mi 10.

What you need to know Alleged live images showing Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi 10 Pro 5G have surfaced. The images reveal a quad camera setup at the back, rumored to feature a 108MP primary sensor. Additionally, the images also suggest the phone will be bundled with a 65W charger in the box.

Xiaomi is soon expected to announce its  [Read More…]

Huawei Nova 6 5G is here with dual hole-punch display, 40W fast charging

The Nova 6 5G combines flagship-grade hardware with a gorgeous design.

What you need to know Huawei today launched three new Nova series smartphones: Nova 6 5G, Nova 6, and Nova 6SE. The flagship Nova 6 5G is powered by the Kirin 990 chipset and has an oval-shaped hole-punch cutout with two selfie cameras. All the three new Nova 6 series phones will go on sale in China starting December 12.

Huawei today introduced the latest additions  [Read More…]

Hands-on: Qualcomm’s new ultrasonic fingerprint sensor is incredibly fast

My opinion has immediately shifted from cautiously optimistic to incredibly impressed.

After struggling with the performance shortcomings of Qualcomm’s first ultrasonic fingerprint sensor in the Galaxy S10 and Note 10, I was cautiously optimistic that it made necessary improvements to its second generation sensor. It could make all the claims it wants about speed and consistency, but until I saw it in person I wouldn’t be able to give it the benefit of the doubt. The day  [Read More…]

Realme X2 Pro specs: 90Hz AMOLED panel, 50W fast charging, 64MP camera

The Realme X2 Pro turns the value segment on its head.

The Realme X2 Pro is now official in India, and the phone is packed with features. The X2 Pro is now the most affordable device to feature a 90Hz AMOLED panel, and you also get Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855+ chipset, along with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.0 internal storage.

Then there’s a 4000mAh battery with 50W wired charging, a quad camera  [Read More…]

The best options for when you want Fast Pair headphones

Fast Pair is a technology that lets you quickly pair your Bluetooth headphones to your Android phone without having to dig through multiple menus. Simply place them into pairing mode and bring your headphones and Android phone close together. There aren’t too many options on the market (yet), but the Jaybird Tarah are the best we can find thanks to its overall solid battery life, sound quality, and comfort.

Best Overall: Jaybird Tarah

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The Pixel 4 supports fast wireless charging on any Qi charger

11W speeds seem to be supported on just about anything.

What you need to know It’s now being confirmed that the Pixel 4 supports fast wireless charging on all Qi chargers. Google didn’t say anything about wireless charging speeds during the Pixel 4 keynote. Last year’s Pixel 3 only supported fast wireless charging with the Pixel Stand.

The Pixel 3 was the first Google phone to support Qi wireless charging, but it came with a weird quirk.  [Read More…]