Tag Archive: Suggests

New evidence suggests Xiaomi may finally launch the Pocophone F2 this year

The value flagship will likely be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G chipset.

What you need to know A leaked trademark application has revealed that Xiaomi is working on a new device called the POCO F2. The phone is expected to be a direct successor to the POCO F1 launched in 2018. In markets outside India, the phone could be called the Pocophone F2 instead.

Pocophone global head Alvin Tse had hinted in a tweet last month that  [Read More…]

Google readying a 5G Pixel phone, report suggests

We’re less than a week away from Google’s next hardware event where it’s expected the company will introduce a number of products. Key among them, of course, will be the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. Also anticipated are a possible smartwatch a new Pixel notebook.

According to a new Nikkei Asian Review report, Google is testing a 5G-ready version of its phone. While the timing of an announcement is unclear, it’s possible that Google may unveil the 5G phone  [Read More…]

Leaked email suggests the Pixel 4 will be available on AT&T

Google finally broke away from its Verizon exclusivity earlier this year.

What you need to know A supposed internal document suggests that AT&T will carry the Pixel 4. Google’s Pixel phones are currently available on Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon, and U.S. Cellular. We’re expecting the Pixel 4 to be announced on October 15.

Google is expected to announce the Pixel 4 at its upcoming event on October 15, and when the phone launches likely later in the month,  [Read More…]

Android 10 could arrive September 3, report suggests

After months in beta, Android Q has officially become Android 10. What’s next for the platform? Why, that would be having the software find its way to devices.

Although the Pixel 4 (and Pixel 4XL) is set to be the first new device to launch with Android 10, the mobile software will make its way to other phones first. At least that’s what we’re led to believe.

READ: Google confirms Pixel 4 months ahead of expected debut

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New rumor suggests Huawei Mate 30 Pro will have two 40MP cameras

The Mate 30 Pro could feature a 40MP primary sensor joined by another 40MP lens with a 120-degree field-of-view.

What you need to know A new tweet by Ice Universe says the Mate 30 Pro will feature two 40MP sensors at the back. The 40MP primary RYYB sensor from the P30 Pro is back, and we’ll also see a 40MP ultra-wide lens. The phone is also slated to feature an 8MP zoom lens with 5z optical zoom.  [Read More…]

Google to debut Pixel 3a series on May 7, chatter suggests

Google is set to introduce the long-rumored Pixel 3a models of phones next month, if recent reports prove accurate.

As noticed by 9to5google, the Google Store has pushed live a landing page which promises “something big in the Pixel universe” for May 7. It just so happens that this is the same day that Google I/0 2019 gets started. The annual developer conference would make for a smart venue to introduce new devices, particularly because of the often Android-heavy discussions.

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Gboard now suggests GIFs, stickers, and emoji based on your conversation

Available for Android users starting today.

Gboard’s the go-to keyboard for most of us here at Android Central thanks to its sleek design, great layout, and a heap of handy features. Today, it’s getting an update to help you find GIFs, stickers, and more without having to manually search for them.

When you’re typing in Gboard, a new “GIF” icon will appear to the left of the autocorrect field. Tap on that and you’ll see GIFs, stickers,  [Read More…]

Xiaomi render suggests the Mi Mix 3 will also feature a mechanical slider

Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi Mix 3 will also have a mechanical slider, but it could be very different from what we’ve already seen so far.

When Xiaomi unveiled the Mi Mix 2 last year, it mentioned that it experimented with different designs for hiding the front camera before settling on the current implementation — positioning it in the bottom bar. One of those designs included a notch much like the Essential Phone, and at the time Xiaomi said  [Read More…]

New report suggests India’s local manufacturing sector is struggling

Investment in India’s local manufacturing industry is drying up.

Earlier this month, Samsung announced that it opened a new manufacturing plant in India capable of producing 120 million handsets a year — making it the largets phone factory in the world. The move is a win for Narendra Modi’s “Make in India” initiative, which is designed to facilitate foreign investment in India’s manufacturing industry.

The government’s goal is to get manufacturing industry to account for 25% of  [Read More…]

New teaser suggests the OnePlus 6 will be water resistant

The OnePlus 6 will have some form of water resistance.

OnePlus gave us a tantalizing peek of the OnePlus 6 design last week, with the company stating its upcoming flagship will offer a “refined” form factor. The teaser revealed little about the design aesthetic of the phone other than the fact that the Alert Slider will move to a new position, and now OnePlus’ latest teaser highlights another feature of its upcoming phone: water resistance.

A tweet  [Read More…]