Tag Archive: Front


Google Camera brings Night Sight to the front, adds new rewind feature

Google is moving Night Sight to the main camera UI, and a new McFly mode shows up.

What you need to know Google is making a few tweaks to its camera, including a more prominent position for Night Sight. There’s a new rewind feature in the works that’s currently dubbed McFly. The update also removes the ability to manually set color balance. Front-facing flash gets renamed to Illumination as there’s no physical flash module on the phone.  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi CC9 is here with 32MP front camera, Snapdragon 710 chipset

Xiaomi Mi CC9 and CC9e are the first phones borne out of the Meitu acquisition.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s Mi CC9 and CC9e are budget phones aimed at a younger audience in China . The Mi CC9 comes with a Snapdragon 710 and has a 48MP rear camera and 32MP front shooter. Both phones will likely be limited to the Chinese market.

Xiaomi acquired Meitu at the tail end of 2018, and the Chinese manufacturer  [Read More…]

Redmi Y3 with 32MP front camera will be unveiled on April 24

The Redmi Y3 promises a 32MP camera and a waterdrop cutout.

The Redmi Y series is aimed at delivering robust cameras in the budget segment, and Xiaomi is getting ready to announce the next model. The Redmi Y3 will feature a 32MP front camera and a waterdrop cutout, and will be unveiled in India on April 24. The device will be sold exclusively on Amazon India, and the product page gives us a few clues about the  [Read More…]

Make your Galaxy S10’s front cameras a feature with these wallpapers!

The hole-punch camera cutouts on the Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10+ is something you can love or hate, but if you have to look at it every day, you might as well play into it with a fun wallpaper that fits it perfectly! I’m still working on my own hold-punch wallpapers and themes for the upcoming S10 series, but until then, Twitter user Matt B has given us all a properly nerdy collection of hole-punch wallpapers to start off with,  [Read More…]

Lenovo Tab V7 hands-on: 6.95 inches of screen in front of a 5180mAh battery

Check out this absolute unit.

We know Lenovo best for its laptops, and of course Motorola phones, but it has a successful lineup of own-branded phones outside of North America as well. The latest in the lineup is an interesting convergence device that splits the line between phone and tablet: the Tab V7.

With a 6.95-inch display, the Tab V7 is really pushing the definition of a “phone” — and a glance into the software information tells  [Read More…]

Control your front door with August’s discounted 3rd-gen smart lock

A little home improvement.

Amazon has the 3rd-gen August smart lock on sale for $ 99.99. This lock averages around $ 125, but it did jump up in price in the new year. Today’s deal is the first time it has hit this price since December, and it has only dropped this low once or twice before.

The August smart lock adds secure, keyless entry to your home. Using your phone you can lock and unlock the  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S10+ leak shows prototype device with dual front cameras

The Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks continue with a new photo that’s made it’s way online.

An image that claims to show the Samsung Galaxy S10+ has surfaced. The device is labeled “Beyond 2″, and we’ve heard before that that’s the codename for Samsung’s GS10+. As for the phone itself, we can see two front-facing cameras in the upper right corner of the screen, while the other corners are rounded.

There aren’t many other details about this device, but it looks  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 unveiled with 10GB of RAM and slideout front cameras

Xiaomi is raising the bar with the Mi Mix 3 in more ways than one.

Xiaomi was one of the first major companies to adopt full-view displays, starting with the Mi Mix. The Chinese manufacturer was able to trim the bezels considerably on three sides, and moved the front camera module to the bottom bar. Last year’s Mi Mix 2 followed the same design ethos, but the company is switching things up with its latest flagship.

The  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 will come with 10GB of RAM and slide-out front cameras

The Mi Mix 3 is Xiaomi’s most ambitious device yet.

The Mi Mix 3 is turning out to be one of the most interesting devices of the year. Xiaomi has teased earlier in the year that it was adopting a sliding design to hide the cameras when not in use, and the phone will be the first in the world to sport 10GB of RAM.

Here’s everything we know so far about the Mi Mix.

October 19,  [Read More…]

OxygenOS 5.1.6 update for the OnePlus 6 enables portrait mode for the front camera

The latest OxygenOS update is packed with new features.

The OnePlus 6 is now picking up the OxygenOS 5.1.6 OTA update, which brings a host of new features to the device. The OTA update brings portrait mode for the front camera, and gives us a first look at the Light Bokeh effect that OnePlus talked about at the launch of the phone.

Aside from the camera tweaks, the update includes the ability to schedule Do Not  [Read More…]