Tag Archive: Slimmer


Amazon’s updated Fire HD 8 tablet brings faster performance, slimmer bezels

The new Fire HD 8 Plus offers Qi wireless charging as well.

What you need to know Amazon has introduced an updated version of its Fire HD 8 tablet. The new model comes with a faster processor, double the storage, and a USB Type-C port. Along with the refreshed Fire HD 8, Amazon has also launched new Fire HD 8 Plus and Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablets.

Amazon has unveiled an overhauled version of its affordable  [Read More…]

Huawei Watch GT 2 rumored to launch with GPS and slimmer bezels

It seems Huawei’s in-house OS flavored watches have performed well enough to warrant a refresh.

What you need to know The device codenamed “Latona” won’t be running Wear OS. It will have a 445 mAh battery, stand-alone GPS, heart rate monitor, and slimmer bezels. Unclear whether or not the watch will have LTE or not.

In 2015, Huawei made one of the most popular Android watches in the aptly named Watch. Now, we’re learning more about the  [Read More…]

Amazon’s new Echo Show has slimmer bezels and dual side-firing speakers

Pre-orders open today for $ 229.

Although there was a lot of hype and fanfare surrounding the Echo Show when it first debuted last year, it ultimately failed to live up to everyone’s wild expectations. Amazon’s aware of that, and with the all-new second-gen Echo Show, the company’s hoping to address all of the issues we had the first go around.

From a design standpoint, the new Echo Show looks considerably better than its predecessor. The 10-inch  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 shown off in render with much slimmer bezels

Samsung’s new tablet is ditching the physical home button.

It’s been well over a year since the Galaxy Tab S3 was released, and at some point this year, we’re expecting Samsung to follow it up with the Tab S4. Thanks to a new render from Android Headlines, we have a pretty good idea as to what the thing will look like.

Right off the bat, one of the most notable changes from the Tab S3 is the  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 shown off in render with much slimmer bezels

Samsung’s new tablet is ditching the physical home button.

It’s been well over a year since the Galaxy Tab S3 was released, and at some point this year, we’re expecting Samsung to follow it up with the Tab S4. Thanks to a new render from Android Headlines, we have a pretty good idea as to what the thing will look like.

Right off the bat, one of the most notable changes from the Tab S3 is the  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XZ2 preview: Slimmer bezels, wider appeal

The right direction. The wrong carrier strategy.

I have a confession: I really like Sony phones. More accurately, I like the idea of Sony phones — the ones that, over the years, have debuted to passionate pleas by reviewers to improve camera quality and get rid of dem bezels.

The Xperia XZ1, which debuted during IFA last year, didn’t get rid of the bezels, but it did give the former — the camera quality — a fighting chance.  [Read More…]

Huawei P10 hands-on: Smaller, slimmer, smarter

Huawei’s mainstream flagship for 2017 builds on the solid foundations of the Mate 9 with upgraded cameras, a slim form factor and AI-powered performance — in two sizes.

Huawei’s steady improvement throughout 2016 culminated in the Mate 9, a phone which remains our pick for the best big Android phone. Now, a little earlier in the year than usual, it’s time for a new mainstream flagship from the Chinese firm.

At a technical level, the Huawei  [Read More…]

Samsung announces new slimmer 16MP image sensor for thin smartphones

As smartphones get slimmer and slimmer, so too do the components inside of them. To keep up with the rapid decrease in thickness of smartphones going forward, Samsung has announced that it has started mass production on a new, incredibly small 16-megapixel image sensor with pixels measuring 1 micrometer — an industry first.

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