Android Smartphone Makers Looking at iPhone X-Like Face ID Feature: KGI’s Kuo

Apple’s Face ID, the new biometric feature that Apple introduced with the iPhone X, could soon trickle down to Android smartphones. According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, Android smartphone makers are increasingly inquiring about 3D-sensing technologies. Without identifying any of these OEMs, Kuo said that before Apple officially unveiled the iPhone X, Android smartphone makers were looking […]

Honor 7X Launch Set for October 11, Will Feature 18:9 Ratio Display

Huawei’s online subsidiary brand, Honor, is all set to launch the successor of the Honor 6X on October 11. Dubbed Honor 7X, the new smartphone is set to launch in China first. The company confirmed the launch in a Weibo post. The company’s Weibo post seemingly also confirms that the Honor 7X will be sticking to the […]

Vivo X20, X20 Plus Specifications Leaked, Tipped to Feature Bezel-Less Design

If there is one trend that has caught up with almost all smartphone companies in 2017, it has to be a bezel-less display design. Newly leaked images and information has suggested that Chinese smartphone-maker Vivo might also introduce a near bezel-less design with its upcoming X20 and X20 Plus smartphones. Additionally, the smartphones will also feature taller-than-usual […]

Jio Phone: Micromax Says Yet to See Any Impact, but Open to Idea of 4G Feature Phone

JioPhone demand is on the radar of Indian smartphone maker Micromax as it explores whether its feature phone lineup needs to be upgraded to support 4G networks. The JioPhone bookings start online and offline officially on August 24, and deliveries will start in September. Rahul Sharma, Co-Founder of Micromax, said the company already has 4G-enabled feature phone […]

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Tipped to Come With 3D Facial Recognition Feature

Xiaomi is expected to unveil its Mi Mix 2 smartphone later this year and alleged screenshots from the smartphone have now surfaced on the Internet. Interestingly, the leaked screenshots reportedly suggest that the next generation of the bezel-less display smartphone will come with a 3D facial recognition feature. The alleged Mi Mix 2 screenshot, shared by a user […]

LG V30 to feature the world’s widest aperture on a phone camera and TouchSense haptics

LG has just shared some camera-related details about its upcoming V30 smartphone. The South Korean company claims the device “will include the world’s largest aperture and clearest lens ever to be featured in a smartphone.” The V30, like its predecessor, has a dual camera setup. However, the company says the main camera module includes an F/1.6 lens […]

Xiaomi Mi 5X Launch Set for July 26, Confirmed to Feature Dual Rear Cameras, MIUI 9

Xiaomi will launch the Mi 5X, another variant for its successful Mi 5 smartphone after the Xiaomi Mi 5c, on July 26. The smartphone was leaked earlier this week in a multitude of promotional images, revealing its design, features, and specifications in abundance. Now, the Xiaomi has confirmed that the Xiaomi Mi 5X will be unveiled at an […]

Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 Specifications Leak; May Not Feature OLED Display as Previously Rumoured

Xiaomi is expected to launch the Redmi Pro 2 soon having launched the Redmi Pro in the month of July last year. Last month, some of the specifications of the Redmi Pro 2 had briefly appeared on the company’s website, but a new report now gives us a better look at some of the specifications that can be […]

YouTube Opens Mobile Live Streaming to Creators With Over 10,000 Subscribers, Launches Paid ‘Super Chat’ Feature

YouTube Opens Mobile Live Streaming to Creators With Over 10,000 Subscribers, Launches Paid ‘Super Chat’ Feature YouTube on Tuesday began letting popular online video personalities live broadcast on the go using mobile devices, ramping up a challenge to Facebook and Twitter in the live-streaming arena. Google-owned YouTube has supported live streaming of video through computers […]