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Xiaomi Mi Band 5 tipped to feature an SpO2 sensor, Alexa support

It is also rumored to feature a larger 1.2-inch display.

What you need to know The Mi Band 5 could be Xiaomi’s first fitness tracker to include an SpO2 (blood oxygen saturation) sensor. It is also tipped to support menstrual cycle tracking and come with Amazon Alexa built-in. The wearable is likely to be launched in China in late June or early July.

Xiaomi’s Mi Band 4, which was launched in June last year, is still among  [Read More…]

Motorola One Fusion and Fusion+ phones tipped to launch this quarter

The last Motorola One series phone was launched in December last year.

What you need to know Motorola will apparently release two new One series phones before the end of the second quarter. The phones are expected to be called the Motorola One Fusion and Motorola One Fusion+. Sadly, the tech specs of the two phones remain a complete mystery at this point.

Motorola is slated to take the wraps off its new flagship phone at a  [Read More…]

Galaxy Fold 2 tipped to come equipped with an under-display selfie camera

Unsurprisingly, the Galaxy Fold 2 will not be as “affordable” as the Galaxy Z Flip.

What you need to know New reports suggest the Samsung Galaxy Fold sequel might come equipped with an under-screen selfie camera. In addition to an under-display selfie camera, the foldable is also expected to use ultra-thin glass (UTG). The foldable phone is apparently code-named Champ and is likely to launch in July.

Samsung took the wraps off its second foldable smartphone, the  [Read More…]

Galaxy S11+ tipped to use a custom 108MP sensor with Nonacell technology

ISOCELL Bright HM1 could be the first mobile image sensor to use 9-in-1 pixel binning.

What you need to know A new rumor claims the Galaxy S11+ will use a new 108MP ISOCELL Bright HM1 sensor with ‘Nonacell’ technology Thanks to ‘Nonacell’ technology, the sensor will reportedly deliver greatly improved low-light performance compared to the existing 108MP ISOCELL Bright HMX sensor. So far, only Xiaomi has launched phones with 108MP primary cameras.

Industry Insider Ice Universe had  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S11 tipped to come with an “improved” 108MP camera sensor

All current Samsung flagship phones feature a 12MP primary rear camera.

What you need to know Chinese leaker Ice Universe has claimed that Samsung Galaxy S11 will use a “new” 108MP camera sensor. Samsung’s first 108MP camera sensor, ISOCELL Bright HMX, was announced in August this year. Samsung’s Galaxy S11 family is rumored to be announced sometime in February next year.

A report published by The Elec in September had claimed the Samsung Galaxy S11 will feature  [Read More…]

Motorola One Zoom tipped to sport Snapdragon 675, special Alexa integration

Despite being part of Motorola’s One series, the One Zoom may not be an Android One device.

What you need to know A new leak claims the upcoming Motorola One Zoom will run on Qualcomm’s mid-range Snapdragon 675 processor. The mid-range Android smartphone will have Alexa integration as well but will not be part of the Android One program. In Europe, the Motorola One Zoom will reportedly be priced at €399 ($ 446).

A report published by  [Read More…]

First Android P developer preview tipped for mid-March release

Android P could be here sooner than we thought.

Android Oreo is a joy to use, but that hasn’t stopped a lot of us here at AC to look forward to what the next version of Google’s mobile OS will have to offer. Thankfully, at least according to one report, we won’t have to wait too much longer before we can start playing with it.

Per Evan Blass on Twitter —

Android P Developer  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XZ Premium tipped for June release at £649

We’ll have to wait a while and pay a lot for Sony’s latest.

According to a listing at Amazon UK that has since been removed, Sony’s new top-end phone, the Xperia XZ Premium, will release on June 1 at a price of £649. Though the Xperia XZ Premium was launched back at MWC 2017 at the end of February, Sony wasn’t willing to give any sort of tips about pricing or availability — save for one mention of the  [Read More…]

HTC Bolt tipped for Nov 11 launch with water resistance, ‘adaptive’ earphones

Bizarre new mid-ranger reportedly a Sprint exclusive in the United States.

Rumors have been swirling around the HTC Bolt in recent weeks, suggesting that the Taiwanese company will bring to market mid-priced, big-screened variant of the HTC 10 to market sometime this month.

The deck of slides obtained by TechnoBuffalo breaks down a bunch of hardware features:

16-megapixel f/2.0 main camera with OIS 8-megapixel front camera 3,200mAh battery with quick charging — 20 hours talk time  [Read More…]

Android 7.0 Nougat tipped for August release as internal testing build leaks

And no update for 2013’s Nexus 5, according to reliable leaker.

It’s looking more and more likely that Android 7.0 will hit stable release status in the coming month, with the usually reliable Evan Blass (a.k.a. @evleaks) claiming that Nougat will land “next month” along with the Aug. 5 Android security patch.

That’s not surprising given Google’s regular rollout of monthly Nougat developer previews over the past five months. The most recent preview hit on  [Read More…]