Tag Archive: Screen

Samsung’s new entry-level phone has a hole-punch screen, 5000mAh battery

The latest addition to Samsung’s entry-level lineup.

What you need to know Samsung has quietly announced the Galaxy M11, its latest entry-level smartphone. The Galaxy M11 comes with a hole-punch display and has a triple-camera array on the back. It is expected to go on sale in select global markets soon, although Samsung hasn’t revealed the phone’s price yet.

Earlier this month, Samsung announced the Galaxy M21, a budget phone featuring 48MP triple cameras and a huge  [Read More…]

Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab A is a $279 tablet with an 8.4-inch screen and LTE

It’s powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 7904.

What you need to know The LTE models Galaxy Tab A costs just $ 279 and comes with built-in LTE connectivity. The display is 8.4-inches, with a resolution of 1900×1200. Under the hood, you’ll find an Exynos 7904 and a generous 5,000mAh battery.

If you’re in the market for a small, relatively cheap tablet with all-day connectivity whether you’re at home or not, Samsung’s got something it wants to show  [Read More…]

Recording device audio may soon be possible on Android 11’s screen recorder

It will also be able to show taps on the screen.

What you need to know Google looks to be working on adding the ability to capture device playback to its screen recorder. The feature isn’t available in Android 11 Developer Preview 2. However, some code in the SystemUI files shows the feature is currently under progress.

If you like sharing videos of your virtual triumphs in mobile games, Android 11 may bring with it a much-needed  [Read More…]

Movies Anywhere launches Screen Pass so you can share movies with friends

With this new feature, you’ll be able to share access to your purchased movies from the included platforms to your friends.

What you need to know Screen Pass will allow you to share up to three movies per month. Movies Anywhere syncs purchased digital movies from iTunes, Amazon Video, Google Play, VUDU, and others. The new feature is launching in a closed beta today, expanding to open beta in May, and full launch later in 2020.

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Spotify’s brand new home screen is now rolling out for Android users

It offers customized content recommendations based on the time of day.

What you need to know Spotify has updated its mobile and tablet Home screens to help users access their favorite content faster. The new section at the top offers recommendations that keep changing throughout the day. The updated home screen is now rolling out to users globally.

Spotify has started rolling out a redesigned home screen to users, which it says has been designed to help  [Read More…]

Recording your Galaxy S20 screen is as easy as pushing a button

I’m sure you’ve had this experience before. Your mom (or grandpa, or friend) has called you up because they can’t figure out how to do a thing on their Galaxy phone. So you spend the next hour frustratingly trying to understand their problem and explaining how to fix it, but it doesn’t work. Wouldn’t it be easier if you could just show them how to do it for themselves? With the screen recorder function on your Samsung Galaxy  [Read More…]

Why every smartphone needs a good screen protector

Smartphones are expensive. Even a mid-range device can run you several hundred dollars, to say nothing of all the costs associated with ownership. It should go without saying that you want to protect your investment however you can.

That includes purchasing a screen protector. It is, at its core, a means of protecting your investment. Because whether you own your phone or are simply renting it from a carrier, a broken screen leaves you on the hook for  [Read More…]

The Black Shark 3 has the lowest screen latency of any phone ever released

Gaming phones continue to impress with another powerful display of raw power.

What you need to know Black Shark has launched 2 monster gaming phones, the Black Shark 3 and the Black Shark 3 Pro. Both feature 90Hz OLED displays with a claimed low-latency of 24 milliseconds and a 270Hz touch sampling rate. The Black Shark 3 family starts from 3,599 yuan($ 501) and will launch in China from March 3.

Gaming phones are still a niche  [Read More…]

Keep your Fitbit Versa or Versa Lite safe with a screen protector

If you’re one of that many people who own a Fitbit, you want to take care of it. When it comes to the Versa and Versa Lite, there are plenty of screen protectors out there that will keep it in good condition. These smartwatches are the same size, so nearly all screen protectors are compatible with both. The one exception is a full body screen protector cases since the side buttons are different on the Versa and Versa Lite.

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Sony’s first 5G flagship has a 6.5” 4K HDR OLED screen, ZEISS optics

The phone promises to deliver an unrivaled camera experience.

What you need to know Sony unveiled its latest flagship smartphone at an online-only global launch event today. The new Xperia 1 II is the brand’s first 5G-enabled smartphone. It comes with a 6.5-inch 4K HDR OLED display, quad rear cameras with ZEISS optics, and a Snapdragon 865 chipset.

Sony today expanded its Xperia smartphone lineup with the introduction of its latest flagship, dubbed the Xperia 1 II.  [Read More…]