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A potentially more durable Galaxy Fold successor? (Source: LetsGoDigital)

Galaxy Fold Active? Samsung patents a waterproof version of its first foldable phone

Samsung has filed a patent for a foldable phone with a "waterproof housing". The document's images depicts this device as similar to the Galaxy Fold, but with a tougher-looking, possibly thicker, chassis. However, the internal tab...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Sat, 30 May 2020 23:07:00 +0200
GTA 5 clearly runs at a playable rate on the GPD Win Max. (Image source: GPD)

GTA 5 runs as slick as a whistle on the GPD Win Max as Indiegogo total for the new handheld game console tops US$2 million

The GPD Win Max handheld game console has already managed to attract over US$2 million in funding on Indiegogo and there is still 32 days of its crowdfunding campaign left. But when you see how well games like GTA 5 run on the min...
Daniel R Deakin, Sat, 30 May 2020 22:43:00 +0200
Concept renders of the Xperia 5 II. (Source: LetsGoDigital)

Xperia 5 II: New leak shows Sony's upcoming flagship won't be all that compact

Reports from a few months ago touted the upcoming Xperia 5 II to be Sony's much-awaited compact flagship phone. A new leak may have put paid to those hopes, though, as while the Xperia 5 II paints the picture of an impressive prem...
Ricci Rox, Sat, 30 May 2020 22:07:00 +0200
The Lenovo Smart Clock with Google Assistant is currently less than half price at Best Buy. (Image source: Best Buy)

Deal | Lenovo Smart Clock: Pick up the smart home device with Google Assistant for less than half price

The Lenovo Smart Clock is currently on offer at Best Buy. The useful smart home device is usually priced at US$79.99, but it has been reduced by US$40 at the moment, bringing the price down to a very tempting US$39.99. The Lenovo ...
Daniel R Deakin, Sat, 30 May 2020 21:20:00 +0200
The new Samsung Money card. (Source: Samsung)

Samsung launches its own Apple Card-esque service in the US

Samsung Money is a new partnership between this OEM and SoFi that offers a new type of Mastercard-issued debit card. It also extends benefits such as a fee-free account and potentially increased interest on savings. This new arm o...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Sat, 30 May 2020 20:42:00 +0200
 

Intel Optane Memory H10 with Solid State Storage 16GB + 256GB HBRPEKNX0101AH SSD Benchmarks

Intel Optane Memory H10 with Solid State Storage 16GB + 256GB HBRPEKNX0101AH drive specs and benchmarks
Klaus Hinum, Sat, 30 May 2020 20:11:09 +0200
 

Intel Optane Memory H10 with Solid State Storage 32GB + 512GB HBRPEKNX0202A(L/H) SSD Benchmarks

Intel Optane Memory H10 with Solid State Storage 32GB + 512GB HBRPEKNX0202A(L/H) drive specs and benchmarks
Klaus Hinum, Sat, 30 May 2020 20:05:40 +0200
Every AMD Ryzen 7 4800H laptop we've tested thus far have been outperforming the Intel Core i7-10875H and Core i9-10980HK, but there's a catch (Image source: Eluktronics)

Every AMD Ryzen 7 4800H laptop we've tested thus far have been outperforming the Intel Core i7-10875H and Core i9-10980HK, but there's a catch

Every AMD Ryzen 7 4800H laptop we've tested thus far have been outperforming the Intel Core i7-10875H and Core i9-10980HK, but there's a catch
AMD Ryzen 7 4800H | NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile | 15.6" | 1.9 kg
Allen Ngo, Sat, 30 May 2020 20:04:00 +0200
The alleged ZTE tri-fold patent. (Source: PriceBaba)

ZTE reportedly patents a tri-folding tablet

The smartphone OEM ZTE has reportedly filed a patent with the Chinese National Intellectual Property Office (CNIPA) for a tablet-like device with a screen that can bend at 2 points to collapse into more of a phone form factor. It ...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Sat, 30 May 2020 19:57:00 +0200
 

Samsung PM991 MZVLQ1T0HALB SSD Benchmarks

Samsung PM991 MZVLQ1T0HALB drive specs and benchmarks
Klaus Hinum, Sat, 30 May 2020 18:01:01 +0200
8 core APUs are headed to the ThinkBook 14s. (Image source: Lenovo)

Energy Star and Geekbench confirm up to AMD Ryzen 7 4800U and 16 GB of RAM for imminent Lenovo ThinkBook 14s refresh

Energy Star and Geekbench have confirmed that a ThinkBook 14s refresh is on its away. Possibly launching imminently, the ThinkBook 14s will come with 8 core AMD Ryzen 4000 Renoir APUs and up to 16 GB of RAM.
Alex Alderson, Sat, 30 May 2020 13:53:00 +0200
iPad Pro 10.5 owners complain of constant reboots after applying recent iPad OS updates.

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 owners complain of constant reboots after updating to iPad OS 13.4 and above; squeezing near the battery could be a temporary workaround

Several iPad Pro 10.5 owners have voiced concerns on the Apple Community forums that their device is stuck in a constant boot loop every 180 seconds after performing an iPad OS update to 13.4 or above. The issue, which does not se...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Sat, 30 May 2020 13:26:00 +0200
Sony remains hopeful of giving the PS5 a global release later this year. (Image source: Sony)

Jim Ryan: PS5 on track for a global launch, but don't expect compatibility with the PS4

The PS5 remains on track for a global launch this holiday season, according to Sony's Jim Ryan. Do not expect PS5 games to work on the PS4 though, nor for the PS5 to be the cheapest console either.
Alex Alderson, Sat, 30 May 2020 13:12:00 +0200
The Redmi Note 8. (Source: Xiaomi)

New update arrives for the Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8T; still no Android 10

While the Redmi Note 8 Pro received the Android 10 update months ago, the regular Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8T remain stuck on Android Pie, albeit on MIUI 11. A new update is now been sent out to the two phones, but also doesn't...
Ricci Rox, Sat, 30 May 2020 09:54:00 +0200
2021 is set to bring major UI and quality-of-life improvements to Windows 10 (Image source: Microsoft)

Windows 10 21H1 is set to bring UI changes, enhanced search, UWP File Explorer, enhanced Chromium Edge and more next year

Next year's Windows 10 revamp, known as 21H1, is set to deliver a number of enhanced features from a smarter search to better multitasking in Edge, to a touch-native interface for Edge.
Arjun Krishna Lal, Sat, 30 May 2020 09:34:00 +0200
The 64-core 128-thread AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X is now selling at its lowest-ever price (Image source: AMD)

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X sees lowest ever pricing: Comet Lake effect on the 64-core 128-thread HEDT part?

Shortly after Intel brought its Comet Lake S desktop CPU lineup into play, AMD slashed prices on the 64-core 128-thread Threadripper 3990X. The premium HEDT part is now available for its lowest price yet.
Arjun Krishna Lal, Sat, 30 May 2020 08:53:00 +0200
Lenovo Flex 5 2-in-1 with AMD Ryzen 5 4500U, 16 GB of RAM, and 256 GB SSD now on sale for $600 USD (Image source: Amazon)

Deal | Lenovo Flex 5 2-in-1 with AMD Ryzen 5 4500U, 16 GB of RAM, and 256 GB SSD now on sale for $600 USD

The budget 15.6-inch Lenovo convertible will come with a processor that's just as fast or faster than the Core i7-8565U as found on Ultrabooks almost twice the price. Lenovo have been championing the Zen 2 series with more and mor...
Allen Ngo, Sat, 30 May 2020 05:42:00 +0200
May 29
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Tech Switch: Review: Motorola Edge Plus is a 5G premium phone worth your consideration, Hot Hardware: ASUS ROG Strix Hero III Review: A Svelte RTX Gaming Laptop, PC World: ROG Zephryus G14 review: Powerful Payoff, Ultrabook Review: Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 review (2020 GA502IU model – Ryzen 7 4800HS, GTX 1660Ti, 240Hz screen), Ultrabook Review: Asus ROG Zephyrus G14 GA401 review (GA401IV – Ryzen 7 or 9, RTX 2060, QHD/FHD 120 Hz screen), Good Gear Guide: HP Envy 13 Wood Series review: Walnut enhances a slender, capable laptop, It Pro: HP Elite Dragonfly G1 review: An enterprise essential, Ultrabook Review: ASUS TUF Gaming A17 FA706 review (FA706II – Ryzen 7 4800H, GTX 1650 Ti), Engadget: Chromebook Flip C436 review: ASUS missed the sweet spot, Tech Switch: Motorola Edge Plus hands-on: A $1000 5G phone with premium specs, Soycincau: Apple MacBook Pro 16 review: Is the grass greener on the other side?, Tech Switch: iPhone SE review: At only $399, you won’t miss Slofies, Tech Switch: Motorola Edge Plus hands on: A premium 5G phone packed specs that costs $999, Lowyat.net: Redmi Note 9S Review: Xiaomi Goes Back To Basics, Fone Arena: Realme X50 Pro Review, Fone Arena: OPPO Reno 3 Pro Review — An Underrated Conundrum, Fone Arena: Samsung Galaxy S20+ Review: Consistently Dependable, Ausdroid: Review: realme 6, another mid-ranger that offers great value for money, Htxt Africa: Huawei P40 Pro Review: An Almost Perfect Flagship Phone, G Style Magazine: LG V60 ThinQ 5G – One Month Later [Review], New Atlas: iPhone SE 2020 review: The mid-range iPhone we've been waiting for, New Atlas: Review: Doogee S68 Pro offers bombproof ruggedness and a huge battery, Android Guys: Huawei P40 Pro — One camera to rule them all, Android Guys: Doogee S95 Pro review, Android Guys: LG V60 review, Ausdroid: Huawei P40 Pro — A big, badass battery with outstanding charging options, Yahoo: Apple iPhone SE review: $399 gets you the power of a $1,000 phone, Talk Android: LG V60 ThinQ review: Why bother with the Galaxy S20 Ultra?, Hot Hardware: LG G8X ThinQ Review: Dual OLED Screens, Affordable Android, AnandTech: Motorola Announces New edge And edge+: Re-entering the Flagship Market with a Bang, Hot Hardware: OnePlus 8 Pro And OnePlus 8 Review: Disruptive 5G Flagships, Mobile Syrup: iPhone SE (2020) Review: A powerful throwback, AnandTech: The iPhone SE (2020) Hands-On Quick Review: A Reinvigorated Classic, Hot Hardware: Moto Edge+ Review: Gorgeous But Living On The Edge (Of 5G), Phone Scoop: Hands On with the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro, Hitech Century: Huawei P40 Pro Review – Photographic Powerhouse, Pokde: Oppo Find X2 Pro Review — Setting The Benchmark, NLT: Review – realme 6 (8GB RAM): What you’re getting for RM1,199, Hitech Century: 3 Flipping Good Reasons You Need the New Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, Hitech Century: Huawei P40 Pro first look and unboxing, Android Authority: Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus review: Buy this one, Android Authority: Motorola Edge Plus review: Not perfect, but on par, Android Authority: OnePlus 7T Pro review: Very good, but too similar?, Android Authority: Huawei Mate 30 Pro review: The forbidden fruit, Android Authority: OnePlus 7T review: The pro you always wanted, Android Authority: OnePlus 7 Pro review: Bigger and brighter, but is it better?, Android Authority: OnePlus 7 review: The true ‘flagship killer’, Android Authority: Redmi Note 9 Pro review: Great value, even against strong competition
The wearables sector had a mixed 1Q2020. (Source: Samsung)

Samsung's global wearables shipments grew by 71% for the first quarter of 2020

The latest IDC report on the wearables market (for the first quarter of 2020 (1Q2020)) shows that its watch sector declined. However, this shortfall was addressed by gains made by the audio and band categories. Apple remained the ...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Fri, 29 May 2020 23:58:00 +0200
Gran Turismo is expected to make an impressive appearance on the PS5. (Image source: Alfa Beta Juego)

New PS5 game rumors appear as devs are told to make sure that upcoming PS4 titles are compatible with the PlayStation 5

New rumors about potential PS5 games such as Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, Silent Hill, Gran Turismo 7, and Horizon Zero Dawn 2 have appeared online. In further game-related news, Sony has instructed developers to ensure PlayStation 5 co...
Daniel R Deakin, Fri, 29 May 2020 23:31:00 +0200
The Galaxy Watch Active 2 was launched in 2018. (Image source: Samsung)

New Samsung Galaxy Watch: Four variants of the possible Galaxy Watch Active 3 start revealing their secrets through FCC filings

A new Samsung Galaxy Watch has been discovered in recent FCC files, with a total of four different model numbers being spotted. It is believed that there will be two variants with LTE connectivity, while two other Samsung Galaxy W...
Daniel R Deakin, Fri, 29 May 2020 23:29:00 +0200
The MSI Modern 14 Ryzen Edition will seemingly be available from July. (Image source: MSI)

MSI Modern 14 to feature AMD Ryzen 4000 Renoir processors for as little as US$649

The MSI Modern 14 B4M starts at US$649 and can be equipped with up to an AMD Ryzen 7 4700U. The device also has a 52 Wh battery, is 16.9 mm thick and weighs 1.3 kg.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 21:05:00 +0200
Top 10 Tablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets

May 2020 Update Here you will find the current best tablets reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models is regularly updated, maintained and commented on and should assist in purchasing decisions.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:37:00 +0200
The new GPU-Z version now detects more chips. (Source: TechPowerUp)

The new GPU-Z update adds support for 10th-gen Intel Core processors and the Windows 10 May 2020 update

TechPowerUp has announced a new version (2.32.0) of its popular GPU-Z tool. It adds support for a number of new cards and CPUs, 10th-gen Intel silicon included. This update also includes the more granular detection of stepping in ...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:37:00 +0200
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

May 2020 Update. Here you will find the latest smartphones reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our Top 10 list is regularly updated, maintained and commented on by our editors. This page is intended to help our readers decide which product to purchase.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:31:00 +0200
How good is the 108 MP camera of the Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro with the Google GCam?

88% Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro review: GCam port vs. stock camera – Serious differences to some extent

There's still a lot of potential in the Xiaomi phone. We compare photos taken with the stock camera app of the Mi 10 Pro with a current port of the Google camera app (GCam) for the Xiaomi smartphone. In our camera comparison you'll find out how big the differences are and if the GCam port solves the camera problems of the Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 | Qualcomm Adreno 650 | 6.67" | 208 g
Marcus Herbrich, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:25:00 +0200
There will be no more McLaren themed phones from OnePlus

McLaren confirms that it is no longer working with OnePlus

McLaren has just acknowledged that its partnership with OnePlus has ended. The company doesn't explicitly state why the nearly two-year-old endeavor came to an end and hopes that it can work with OnePlus in the future. OnePlus sti...
Anil Satyanarayana, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:23:00 +0200
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Phablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Phablets (>90cm²)

May 2020 Update. Here is a list of the best XL-sized smartphones - with screen surface areas above 90 cm² - we have reviewed in the last few months. Our list of top models is regularly updated, maintained and commented on and should assist in purchase decisions.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:22:00 +0200
The PS5 design could be revealed in June. (Image source: Snoreyn/LetsGoDigital concept)

Rumor | Shocking PS5 rumors claim unstable CPU and GPU clocks, unattractive box design, quiet and efficient cooling solution, 40% worse ray tracing than the Xbox Series X, and a US$499 price tag for the PlayStation 5

A highly dubious PS5 leak has appeared on an imageboard website with a series of claims made about the next-gen console. Apparently, the CPU and GPU clocks are unstable and the PS5 design is “ugly”. However, these cons are counter...
Daniel R Deakin, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:16:00 +0200
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones (≤5-inch)

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Compact Smartphones

May 2020 Update. Here's a list of the best compact smartphones we've reviewed in the last few months. Our list of top models is regularly updated, maintained and commented on and should assist in purchase decisions.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:15:00 +0200
Top 10 Smartphones under 500 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 500 Euros

May 2020 update. Upper class. Up until a few years ago, high-end smartphones were usually in the price range of between 500 and 600 USD/Euros, but this segment is now occupied by upper class models and older high-end smartphones. The latter might not be new anymore, but are still good alternatives.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:06:00 +0200
The new UDOO BOLT GEAR is aimed at DiY fans as it comes with a programmable Arduino coprocessor. (Image Source: UDOO.org)

UDOO BOLT GEAR is an affordable mini PC powered by AMD's Ryzen Embedded APUs, offers Arduino support

This mini PC is designed for industrial or commercial applications that require rapid prototyping, as well as for entertainment and DIY projects like arcade-style video game systems, as it comes with the latest Arduino programmabl...
Bogdan Solca, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:03:00 +0200
The Motorola One Vision Plus apparently looks like this. (Source: Google)

A new leak may spill the Motorola One Fusion Plus' internal specs

Motorola may launch a phone called the One Fusion Plus soon. Its existing leak appears to show that it will, unlike its immediate predecessor, have a display with a waterdrop-style notch. Now, it seems to have surfaced on Geekbenc...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Fri, 29 May 2020 19:53:00 +0200
Top 10 Camera Smartphones

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Camera Smartphones

May 2020 Update. Smile please! Here you will find the best smartphones for digital photography including a big picture comparison. Our list of the best camera smartphones is regularly updated, maintained, and commented on and should assist in purchasing decisions.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 19:52:00 +0200
The Asus TUF Gaming A15 laptop offers up to 12.3 hours of video playback. (Image source: Scan)

Asus TUF Gaming A15 with AMD Ryzen 9 4900H and Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 unveiled - pre-order from £1,399.99 (US$1,721)

Asus has been promoting its TUF Gaming A15 laptop on Twitter, revealing the high-end Renoir APU AMD Ryzen 9 4900H and the capable Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 GPU. The laptop has already been advertised for pre-order on a UK site for £...
Daniel R Deakin, Fri, 29 May 2020 19:04:00 +0200
The RedmiBook 16 is currently available in three variants. (Image source: Xiaomi)

Xiaomi RedmiBook 16: Retailers start selling AMD Ryzen 4000 Renoir series laptop from US$715.99; RedmiBook 13 and RedmiBook 14 available too

Gearbest and Geekbuying have started selling the Xiaomi RedmiBook 16. Shipping from June 2, the RedmiBook 16 starts at US$715.99 and comes with an AMD Ryzen 5 4500U or Ryzen 7 4700U processor. The RedmiBook 13 and RedmiBook 14 are...
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 18:53:00 +0200
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets under 250 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets under 250 Euros

Q2/2020 update Here you will find the best tablets under 250 USD/Euros reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our list of top models is regularly updated, maintained and commented on and should assist in purchasing decisions.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 18:44:00 +0200
Top 10 Smartphones under 160 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 160 Euros

May 2020 Update. Here you will find the best smartphones under 160 USD/Euros reviewed by Notebookcheck over the last few months. Our list of top models is regularly updated, maintained and commented on and should assist in purchasing decisions.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 18:42:00 +0200
Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

May 2020 update. Here you will find the best smartphones under 300 USD/Euros reviewed by Notebookcheck over the last few months. Our list of top models is regularly updated, maintained and commented on and should assist in purchasing decisions.
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 18:41:00 +0200
The "future of gaming" will begin on June 4. (Image source: PlayStation)

Sony confirms the "future of gaming" PS5 launch event and black DualSense controller

Sony has confirmed plans for a PS5 launch game event. Dubbed the "future of gaming", the event will commence on June 4 at 13:00 PDT (21:00 BST/22:00 CEST). Sony has teased a toned down version of the DualSense, too.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 17:56:00 +0200
Does not take advantage of its 108-MP camera: the Xiaomi Mi 10

Xiaomi Mi 10: Without good software, a lot of megapixels won't help

Xiaomi advances into new megapixel spheres with its Mi models. But the manufacturer forgets an important point for good smartphone photos: the software.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 | Qualcomm Adreno 650 | 6.67" | 208 g
Mike Wobker, Fri, 29 May 2020 17:54:00 +0200
Apple is selling refurbished iPhone XRs on its website

Refurbished iPhone XR units are now available for sale in the US on Apple's website

Refurbished Apple iPhone XR models are now available for purchase on Apple's website. The 64GB version costs $499, while the 128GB and 256GB variants retail at $539 and $629, respectively. Apple says that all phones come with a ne...
Anil Satyanarayana, Fri, 29 May 2020 17:34:00 +0200
The Galaxy Note 20 may feature a 5 nm SoC. (Image source: @OnLeaks & @Pigtou_)

Galaxy Note 20: 5 nm Exynos 992 or Snapdragon 865 and a 4,300 mAh battery for Samsung's next flagship?

Rumour has it that the Exynos 992 is headed to the Galaxy Note 20 series and that it will be manufactured on a 5 nm process. Apparently featuring new ARM Cortex-A78 and Mali-G78 cores, the Note 20 has been spotted with a 4,300 mAh...
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 17:33:00 +0200
AMD Zen 3 processors will work with MSI 400-series motherboards. (Image source: AMD)

MSI confirms AMD Zen 3 support for its B450 and X470 motherboards

MSI has confirmed that its 400-series motherboards will be compatible with AMD's upcoming Zen-3 desktop processors. Codenamed Vermeer, the processors will work with MAX and non-MAX boards.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 16:39:00 +0200
Oppo A91 Review - Slim Smartphone with Large Display

79% Oppo A91 Review - Slim Smartphone with Large Display

Solid pretty boy. The A91 is advertised by Oppo as an entry-level smartphone, but at 300 Euros it is already on the threshold of the middle class. The Oppo mobile phone wants to score with a large AMOLED display, a lot of memory, a quad camera and a strong battery. You can find out whether the mix is right in the review.
Mediatek Helio P70 | ARM Mali-G72 MP3 | 6.4" | 172 g
Daniel Schmidt, Fri, 29 May 2020 15:06:00 +0200
Lenovo Tab M10 Plus: Affordable tablet with Smart Charging Station is now purchasable for US$169.99. (Image source: Lenovo)

Lenovo Tab M10 Plus: Affordable tablet with Smart Charging Station is now purchasable for US$169.99

The Lenovo Tab M10 Plus is now purchasable. Starting at US$169.99, the M10 Plus can be equipped with up to 128 GB of storage and 8 GB of RAM. All SKUs come with a Smart Charging Station and support Google's Ambient Mode.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 14:39:00 +0200
OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro get new OxygenOS update

OxygenOS 10.3.3 brings 960fps video recording, lens stain detection, and more to the OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro

OnePlus has released the OxygenOS 10.3.3 update for OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro. The update lets users record slow-motion videos at 960fps, adds a 'lens smudge detection' feature to the camera app, and more. It is rolling out in...
Anil Satyanarayana, Fri, 29 May 2020 14:22:00 +0200
Does OPPO want to be the new Huawei? (Source: OPPO)

OPPO may be closer than ever to having its own Kirin-esque series of chips

According to a new report, the mobile device OEM OPPO is making progress with its dream of constructing a team to rival Huawei's HiSilicon division. This would enable it to build its own in-house chipsets, as this company and Sams...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Fri, 29 May 2020 13:38:00 +0200
EMUI 10.1 is yet to reach many markets. (Image source: Gadgets Now)

Honor View30 and Honor View30 Pro 5G grab Magic UI 3.1 updates as Mate 20 Pro receives new EMUI 10.1 build

The Honor View30 and View30 Pro 5G have grabbed new updates, as has the Mate 20 Pro. Running Magic UI 3.1 and EMUI 10.1 respectively, the updates will arrive as OTAs.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 13:11:00 +0200
The Samsung Galaxy Book S is powered by Intel Lakefield. (Image Source: Samsung)

Updated | Now official: First x86-based Samsung Galaxy Book S powered by Intel Lakefield Core i5-L16G7 shows up on the company's Canadian online store

A Samsung Galaxy Book S powered by the Intel Lakefield Core i5-L16G7 processor has popped up on Samsung Canada's online store making this the first x86-based Galaxy Book S. The Lakefield-based Galaxy Book S sports a similar design...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Fri, 29 May 2020 11:10:00 +0200
Dell XPS 15 9500 Core i5 Review: Now Even More Like a MacBook Pro

87% Dell XPS 15 9500 Core i5 Review: Now Even More Like a MacBook Pro

A breath of fresh air. This is the biggest XPS 15 refresh since 2016, but is it everything XPS fans have wanted? Of course not — die-hard fans will always find something to complain about. For everyone else, the significant gen-to-gen improvements and new 16:10 display all help make the system more comfortable to use than ever before.
Intel Core i5-10300H | Intel UHD Graphics 630 | 15.6" | 1.8 kg
Allen Ngo, Fri, 29 May 2020 10:01:00 +0200

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