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Regulatory look of the Galaxy S23 Ultra provides some insight towards expected charging speed

Many Galaxy S23 rumors have centered on improvements to the cameras, but battery life and charging times are another area where we’re looking for some adjustments. While the latter is still mostly unknown, a recent regulatory filing gives us a glimpse of the former. A device with the SM-S9180 model number has been approved by China’s 3C regulatory authority. Given how similar the model number is to that of the Galaxy S22 Ultra, it is...

By year’s end, these Samsung phones will have Android 13

Members who are prepared to take a little risk have had access to the beta firmware for the past few weeks while Samsung has been hard at work getting One UI 5.0 ready for a select Galaxy handsets. Customers who don’t wish to participate in the beta program, on the other hand, still need to wait until they get access to Android 13 in order to experience the most recent updates and features. Fortunately, we now know which Galaxy devices...

The Redmi K50i, a version of the Redmi Note 11T Pro, is released in India

In China this May, Xiaomi unveiled the Redmi Note 11T Pro and Redmi Note 11T Pro Plus. The devices were excellent choices for price-conscious mobile gamers because they came with 144Hz high refresh rate LCD displays and MediaTek’s Dimensity 8100 processor. One of these gadgets has recently been introduced by Xiaomi to the Indian market under the name Redmi K50i. A rebranded Redmi Note 11T Pro with the same hardware is the new Redmi K50i...

In some regions, Oppo has begun distributing stable ColorOS 13 to the Find X5 and Find X5 Pro

In August, Oppo unveiled ColorOS 13, the most recent iteration of their customized Android skin. Soon after, the brand released beta versions of the software for its flagship Find X5 and Find X5 Pro devices, allowing consumers to test out Android 13 before the stable launch. You’ll be happy to know that Oppo is now rolling out ColorOS 13 on the stable channel in a few regions if you haven’t had the chance to test it out on your Find...

Sales of the Nothing Phone (1) have surpassed the milestone of 100,000

The Nothing Phone (1) has achieved impressive sales numbers in India through its launch partner Flipkart in just over two months since its release. These results are especially encouraging for a new player in India’s extremely competitive sector. So much so that learning that the Nothing Phone (1) is somewhat successful in India didn’t really come as a surprise. Vice President & General Manager of Nothing India Manu Sharma told...

Future 3nm M3 and A17 Bionic chips from Apple were made by TSMC rather than Samsung

Although Samsung was the first foundry to produce 3nm chips, outpacing TSMC by a few months, Apple doesn’t seem to have been sufficiently impressed by the Korean tech giant’s efforts. According to reports, the Cupertino company chose TSMC over Samsung to produce its upcoming M3 and A17 Bionic CPUs. According to reports, Apple will manufacture its upcoming M3 and A17 Bionic CPUs using TSMC’s N3E (3nm) production process. This...

A new, more reasonably priced foldable phone from Huawei might be in the works

Huawei is experienced with folding phones. However, to be fair, foldables aren’t that inexpensive to begin with seeing as how the technology is still relatively new compared to more conventional smartphone displays. When the company unveiled its first ever foldable, it was crazily pricey. The good news is that Huawei may have something new in the works in the form of the Huawei P50 Pocket New for those who want to possess a foldable but...

Samsung may decide to eliminate all physical buttons from its Galaxy S series devices

Recently, the design of smartphones has gotten a little stale. The current cookie-cutter type design—a candy bar slab of glass and metal with a selfie camera cutout—is getting older and more boring, which is why the Nothing Phone attracted so much attention when it was introduced. There isn’t much room for a more contemporary high-tech design, though, unless the screen is edge-to-edge (perhaps with the addition of a capable under-display...

Antutu benchmark results for the iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max show significant performance improvements

On September 16, the iPhone 14 will be introduced, but until then, we can assume information from unofficial sources. Two sets of benchmarks for the A16 Bionic, which powers the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, were released last week. Today, more benchmarks were leaked, and they give a more complete picture. The Antutu results for the iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max were published on the Chinese social networking site Weibo and made public by...

The budget smartphone Samsung J1 appears in a website ahead of its official debut

Samsung J1 appeared in a leak

The upcoming flagship of Samsung that most of rumors mention as Galaxy S6 is the most discussed unannounced device of the company in leaks and gossips in the last couple months. Back in December the rumor mill delivered some leaks and details about another smartphone coming from Samsung with low-end specs – Samsung J1. The handset is not officially announced yet; however it just appeared in a Russian online store along with more information...