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Computing, Hardware

Sony’s new DualSense controller is its most exciting design since the original PlayStation

April 8, 2020

Via: The Verge

The next-gen console rollouts from Sony and Microsoft this year have been, for lack of a better word, soporific. But after weeks of spec comparisons and hardware boasts, Sony finally gave things a shot in the arm with the reveal […]


Mobile, Smartphones

Huawei considering 5G mobile chips from Samsung, MediaTek

April 8, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Newsfeeds around the world may be occupied by COVID-19 stories, but the difficult situation between Huawei and the US government hasn’t miraculously resolved in the meantime. The trade ban affects both parties, with many US tech companies reporting a drop […]


Gadgets, Mobile

Behold the OnePlus 8 Pro wireless charging dock and even more OnePlus 8 series renders

April 7, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

After confirming everything from the state-of-the-art Snapdragon 865 processor to LPDDR5 memory technology and blazing fast UFS 3.0 flash storage for the OnePlus 8 series last week, CEO Pete Lau has gone on record with The Verge to essentially substantiate […]


Mobile, Smartphones

HTC revenues actually grew in March despite the COVID-19 pandemic

April 6, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

The COVID-19 pandemic has sent shockwaves through the smartphone industry. Demand for new devices has collapsed and Apple, among many others, was forced to withdraw its financial guidance for the first quarter of 2020. But somehow, despite already facing financial […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

5G speeds are great, but they come at a cost

April 6, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

The 5G revolution may have plenty of virtues outside its speed advantages, like the ability to maintain many more connections on one tower or base station than your typical 4G dispenser, and way less latency than its predecessor the 4G […]


Gadgets, Mobile

Sony unveils true wireless earbuds with Extra Bass and new noise-canceling headphones

April 1, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Sony is undoubtedly one of the world’s most prolific manufacturers of wireless audio equipment, selling all kinds of Bluetooth speakers and headphones at many different price points. Therefore, it shouldn’t come as a big surprise that the company has not […]


Mobile, Smartphones

Apple could purposely try to steal OnePlus’ thunder this month

April 1, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

It was reported yesterday that Apple had finally decided on an iPhone 9 announcement date – April 15 – after several weeks of deliberation. But as it turns out, the company is also considering a slightly earlier introduction. Why? OnePlus. […]


Mobile, Tablets

Future iPads to come in landscape orientation, patent mentions presence of a notch as well

March 31, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Even though a lot of people primarily use iPads in landscape oriented mode, Apple still makes the Apple logo and the Face ID reader on new iPads in portrait orientation. A new patent, brought to our attention by 9to5Mac, suggests […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Samsung’s One UI 2.1 update may skip the Galaxy Note 9 and S9 after all

March 30, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Earlier, a Samsung community moderator hinted that the Galaxy Note 9 and S9 may get One UI 2.1. A recent notification sent through the Samsung Members app now says otherwise. Roughly translated, it states that there are no plans for […]


Gadgets, Mobile

MIT scientists hope to charge phones from Wi-Fi with a graphene device

March 30, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Modern smartphones are extremely powerful and sophisticated devices. They can run several apps at once, play graphically-intensive games, and take beautiful photos. Once the battery is dead though, you’re left with just a nice-looking paperweight. Battery life and storing energy […]