Tag Archive: Spec


Why software is infinitely more important than any other phone spec

(And also the most subjective).

All of us at AC recently got together for a fun roundtable talking about features in a phone that we think are the most important.

Out of all the features that were mentioned, “camera” stuck out as the thing that was brought up the most — and rightfully so. It’s a hugely important feature, as our phone is often the only tool we have to preserve family gatherings, sleepy pets, and jaw-dropping  [Read More…]

New leak reveals full spec sheet for Galaxy S20, S20+ and S20 Ultra

The S20 and S20+ are mostly similar. However, the S20 Ultra gets a considerable bump in camera specs, alongside its gargantuan screen.

What you need to know Weeks before Samsung officially unveils its flagships, nearly everything about them has already leaked. The Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra will come in at 6.2″, 6.7″, and 6.9″, respectively. While all three phones share broadly similar specs, the S20 Ultra does get a few noteworthy upgrades over the other  [Read More…]

Leaked Pixel 4 XL spec sheet reveals disappointing battery figures

Google clearly hasn’t learned anything with previous generations of Pixels.

What you need to know Leaked specs of the Pixel 4 series give us a better look at the hardware powering Google’s 2019 flagships. The Pixel 4 features a 2800mAh battery, while the Pixel 4 XL has a 3700mAh battery. With both phones sporting 90Hz panels, the battery life may not be adequate for all-day usage.

As good as the camera is on the Pixels, there is  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7T Pro detailed spec leak reveals Android 10 and larger battery

The OnePlus 7T Pro launch is expected globally on October 10.

What you need to know New spec sheets have leaked for the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro. They confirm that both phones will launch with Android 10, slightly larger batteries, and the Snapdragon 855+. The OnePlus 7T Pro and OnePlus 7T are expected to launch early on September 26 in India and globally on October 10.

You may have been distracted by all of the  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7T Pro spec leak reveals minor hardware upgrades

The OnePlus 7T Pro will feature the same 6.67-inch 90Hz AMOLED display and triple rear cameras as the OnePlus 7 Pro.

What you need to know A new leak suggests the OnePlus 7T Pro will have similar hardware specs as the current OnePlus 7 Pro. The only major highlight will be a faster Snapdragon 855+ chipset. OnePlus 7T Pro will also offer several new camera features, including a new macro mode and hybrid image stabilization.

OnePlus 7T  [Read More…]

BlackBerry KEY2 LE images and spec details leak out

A new version of the BlackBerry KEY2 is coming soon.

The device you see above is the BlackBerry KEY2 LE. That’s according to a source speaking to Android Police, who shared photos and specs of the device. While the KEY2 LE looks similar to the standard KEY2, the KEY2LE appears to have a different keyboard that may not include the trackpad functionality found on the KEY2.

When it comes to specs, the BlackBerry KEY2 is rumored to feature a Snapdragon  [Read More…]

Moto G6 Plus vs. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro: Spec comparison

Here’s an early look at how the Moto G6 Plus compares to Xiaomi’s budget behemoth.

Xiaomi extended its lead in the budget segment with the launch of the Redmi Note 5 Pro earlier this year, which demonstrated the brand’s ability to offer incredible value for money. Featuring a Snapdragon 636, up to 6GB of RAM, 64GB of storage, overhauled cameras, and a 4000mAh battery, there really isn’t much wrong with the device.

Motorola will be looking to  [Read More…]

Sony announces Xperia XZ2 Premium with 5.8-inch 4K HDR display, dual cameras, spec bumps

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact

The new high-end model forms a triumvirate trying to save Sony’s smartphone business in 2018.

We’re over a month removed from the announcement of the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact, which have just gone on sale in the U.S., but Sony has a third member of the lineup to launch now: the Xperia XZ2 Premium. The XZ2 Premium is mostly the same as the standard XZ2, aside from a handful  [Read More…]

OnePlus 5 vs. OnePlus 3T vs. OnePlus 3: Spec comparison

A year of OnePlus phones at a glance.

In the past 12 months, OnePlus has announced, promoted, launched, released, and discontinued two flagship smartphones. The OnePlus 3 and 3T each lasted just 6 months on store shelves — which speaks not to any lack of quality but to the reality of OnePlus’s fast-moving product refresh cycle.

So here we are with the OnePlus 5, the new hotness from OnePlus that takes the core experience of the 3T  [Read More…]

Quick Charge 4+ is the next fast charging spec for your smartphone

Qualcomm’s 15% faster charging standard is limited to one device at present, however.

Who doesn’t love fast charging? It’s certainly become a necessary requirement when buying a smartphone, at least in the Android world. But part of that is because Qualcomm has been pushing the specification in every new smartphone debut for years. Can you blame them? Once you go fast charging, you never go back.

This time, we’re hearing about Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4+, the evolutionary successor to  [Read More…]