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This may be the end of the road for the Mi A2 Lite. (Source: Xiaomi)

Xiaomi may have silently stopped sending updates to the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite

The Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite were released in mid-2018. Following traditional Android One standards, both phones are entitled to three years of security updates in total; for some reason, however, the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite have now gon...
Ricci Rox, Tue, 11 May 2021 21:21:00 +0200
An Intel Alder Lake CPU just showed up in the CapFrameX database

Intel Alder Lake-S processor fails to impress in DOTA2 benchmark

An Intel Alder Lake processor showed up on CapFrameX's database running DOTA2. On average, the game ran at 189 FPS, which is somewhat low, given that it isn't particularly resource-heavy. It could have happened due to DOTA2's inab...
Anil Ganti, Tue, 11 May 2021 19:44:00 +0200
AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT (Desktop) GPU - Benchmarks and Specs

AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT (Desktop) GPU - Benchmarks and Specs

1408 cores @ 1607MHz, 128 Bit GDDR6 @ 1750MHz
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AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 5000) GPU - Benchmarks and Specs

AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 5000) GPU - Benchmarks and Specs

512 Vega cores
Huawei is pushing a new update to the Watch GT 2 Pro globally. (Image source: Huawei)

The Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro receives a new update globally

Huawei has started issuing a new update to Watch GT 2 Pro globally. The update addresses a few issues on the smartwatch, and is available to download via the Huawei Health app.
Alex Alderson, Tue, 11 May 2021 18:10:00 +0200
The Galaxy Tab S7 XL Lite will be available in five colours. (Image source: Evan Blass)

Certification documents confirm four Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 XL Lite models, including a 5G variant

The Galaxy Tab S7 Plus Lite has leaked again, but this time as the Galaxy Tab S7 XL Lite. New certification documents confirm that the 12.4-inch tablet will arrive in as at least four models, including a 5G variant.
Alex Alderson, Tue, 11 May 2021 18:08:00 +0200
Honor will present the Play5 5G on May 18. (Image source: Honor)

Honor Play5 5G release date announced; design teased

Honor has confirmed the release date of its next smartphone, the Play5 5G. The device will have five cameras and will be available in multiple colours.
Alex Alderson, Tue, 11 May 2021 18:00:00 +0200
Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 joins the 16:10 WQHD club. (Image Source: Asus)

Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 with Core i9-11900H and RTX 3070 Laptop GPU is the latest to join the 16:10 165 Hz WQHD display craze

Asus has announced the ROG Zephyrus M16 with Core i9-11900H and RTX 3070 Laptop GPU internals. The ROG Zephyrus M16 now features a 16:10 WQHD 165 Hz display with 100% DCI-P3 coverage. Asus continues to use liquid metal as the ther...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Tue, 11 May 2021 17:27:00 +0200
Intel Xeon W-11855M Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Intel Xeon W-11855M Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Tiger Lake H45 x86 6 cores @ 3200 - 4800 MHz 10nm
A concept of how the next Nintendo Switch could look. (Image source: ZONEofTECH)

Nintendo Switch Pro referenced in OLED manufacturer earnings call; OLED display chosen for its higher contrast ratio and faster response times

The Nintendo Switch Pro has been namechecked in a Universal Display Corporation earnings call. According to UDI's CEO, Nintendo has chosen a display for its next handheld console, which would be a significant upgrade over the disp...
Alex Alderson, Tue, 11 May 2021 16:30:00 +0200
Alienware m15 R6 gets a Tiger Lake-H upgrade. (Image Source: Dell)

Alienware m15 R6 launched with Tiger Lake-H, RTX 30 Ampere, and optional 360 Hz display and CherryMX mechanical keyboard

After recently introducing the Alienware m15 R4 and Ryzen Edition R5, Dell is offering yet another Alienware m15 laptop — the Alienware m15 R6. The Alienware m15 R6 offers several Tiger Lake-H and RTX 30 Ampere GPU options along w...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Tue, 11 May 2021 15:54:00 +0200
Intel Core i5-11500H Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Intel Core i5-11500H Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Tiger Lake H45 x86 6 cores @ 2900 - 4600 MHz 10nm
The RTX 2080 Ti supports 22 GB of VRAM, for some reason. (Image source: NVIDIA)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti modded to support 22 GB of VRAM

The RTX 2080 Ti has been modded to support 22 GB of VRAM. NVIDIA's former flagship card comes with 11 GB of VRAM as standard, but the company left in the ability for it to use double its default capacity.
Alex Alderson, Tue, 11 May 2021 15:14:00 +0200
Intel Core i7-11850H Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Intel Core i7-11850H Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Tiger Lake H45 x86 8 cores @ 2500 - 4800 MHz 10nm
Intel Xeon W-11955M Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Intel Xeon W-11955M Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Tiger Lake H45 x86 8 cores @ 2600 - 5000 MHz 10nm
The Asus TUF Gaming F15 and F17 are now official

Asus TUF Gaming F15 and F17 gaming laptops launched with an Intel Core i9-11900H processor, 240Hz screen, and more

The new Asus TUF Gaming F15 and F17 gaming laptops are finally here. One can configure them with up to an Intel Core i9-11900H processor, Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card, 32GB of RAM, and 1TB NVMe SSD. Asus will tell us more...
Anil Ganti, Tue, 11 May 2021 14:30:00 +0200
Intel Tiger Lake-H 45 W CPUs are now official. (Image Source: Intel)

Intel Tiger Lake-H now official, first benchmarks indicate Intel finally closing the multithread performance gap with AMD Ryzen 5000

Intel has taken wraps off its 11th gen Tiger Lake-H processors for enthusiast creator and gaming laptops. Led by the Core i9-11980HK, Tiger Lake-H offers 20 PCIe Gen 4 lanes from the CPU while allowing for per-core voltage adjustment. First benchmarks sourced from OEMs indicate that Intel is now finally on par with AMD when it comes to multi-core performance.
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Tue, 11 May 2021 14:24:00 +0200
The latest Z Fold3 render. (Source: Twitter)

Galaxy Z Fold3: a new leak purports to spill detailed camera specs for the upcoming foldable

The 2021 Samsung Galaxy Z Fold is a device with leaked renders that have generally hinted at triple rear cameras, not to mention an inaugural under-display selfie shooter, thus far. A leaker now claims to outline their actual reso...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Tue, 11 May 2021 14:15:00 +0200
Samsung's new CXL SSD. (Source: Samsung)

Samsung announces an inaugural DDR5 module with the CXL interface

Samsung has announced the "industry-first" development of DRAM that combines DDR5 memory with the compute express link (CXL) connection. The OEM believes this kind of interface, based on PCIe 5.0, is the next big thing in datacent...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:26:00 +0200
Intel Core i9-11950H Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Intel Core i9-11950H Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Tiger Lake H45 x86 8 cores @ 2600 - 5000 MHz 10nm
Two new Lenovo Legion 5i variants are now official

Lenovo updates the Legion 5i with a 165Hz QHD screen, Intel Core i7-11800H processor, and more

Lenovo has launched two new variants of its Legion 5i gaming laptops. One comes with a 17.3-inch 144Hz FHD screen, while the other packs a 15.6-inch 165Hz QHD panel. Other Lenovo Legion Legion 5i specs include an Intel Core i7-118...
Anil Ganti, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
Lenovo has launched a new 360Hz gaming monitor

Lenovo launches the Legion Y25g-30 gaming monitor with a refresh rate of 360Hz, 1ms response time, and more

Lenovo has launched a new gaming monitor alongside its Tiger Lake-H laptops. Key Legion Y25g-30 specs include a 24.5-inch FHD IPS panel with a 360Hz refresh rate, Nvidia G-Sync support, and a hub with three USB Type-A and one USB ...
Anil Ganti, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
Dell XPS 15 9510 brings back the OLED display option. (Image Source: Dell)

Dell XPS 15 9510 gets a 3.5K OLED touch option along with ray tracing and DLSS support thanks to RTX 3050 and RTX 3050 Ti Laptop GPUs

The Dell XPS 15 9510 is now official and offers internal upgrades to Intel Tiger Lake-H CPUs and NVIDIA RTX 3050/3050 Ti Laptop GPU options. Dell hasn't changed many aspects of the design with the only notable changes being the av...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
The MSI Creator 17 is here with some exciting new hardware (image via MSI)

MSI Creator 17 refreshed with Intel Tiger Lake-H processors, mini-LED screen, and more

MSI has refreshed its professional Creator 17 notebook with some exciting new hardware, such as a mini-LED screen with 1,000 nits peak brightness, an Intel Core i9-11900HK processor, Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card, and more...
Anil Ganti, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
Lenovo Legion 7i is the world's first 16-inch 165 Hz WQXGA gaming laptop. (Image Source: Lenovo)

Lenovo Legion 7i is the world's first 16-inch QHD gaming laptop powered by Intel Tiger Lake-H and up to 165 W NVIDIA RTX 3080

Lenovo has upgraded the Legion 7i gaming laptop to offer Intel Tiger Lake-H CPU and NVIDIA RTX 30 Ampere Laptop GPU options. This year's Legion 7i is being pegged as the world's first 16-inch QHD gaming laptop with a 165 Hz 16:10 ...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
MSI has launched the MSI Pulse GL66 gaming laptop

MSI Pulse GL66 gaming laptop is now official with new Intel Tiger Lake-H processors

MSI has launched a new gaming laptop powered by Intel's latest Tiger Lake-H chips. Key MSI Pulse GL66 specs include an Intel Core i7-11800H processor, Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card, 15.6-inch screen with 144Hz refresh rat...
Anil Ganti, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
Lenovo Legion 5i Pro now offers Intel Tiger Lake-H and NVIDIA RTX 3050/3050 Ti options. (Image Source: Lenovo)

Lenovo Legion 5i Pro gets the Tiger Lake-H treatment along with 16-inch QHD 165 Hz display and NVIDIA RTX 3050 and 3050 Ti GPU options

Lenovo has upgraded its Legion 5i offerings to Intel Tiger Lake-H CPUs and NVIDIA RTX 3050/3050 Ti Laptop GPUs alongside the RTX 3060 and RTX 3070 Laptop GPU options. Like the Legion 7i, the Legion 5i Pro also offers a 16-inch 165...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
The new Alienware X17 appears to be slightly thinner than the existing m17 R4 models. (Image Source: Dell)

Alienware teases brand-new X-series compact gaming laptops with innovative quad fan cooling system and Gallium Silicone interface material

The upcoming Alienware X17 compact gaming laptops will feature a couple of industry's first solutions, including the Element 31 thermal interface material made of a Gallium Silicone matrix for improved heat transfer and a quad fan...
Bogdan Solca, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
The 2021 XPS 17 features improved 16:10 4K touchscreens. (Image Source: Dell)

Dell refreshes the XPS 17 with Intel Tiger Lake-H CPUs, RTX 3000 GPUs and improved touchscreens

Highlights for the 2021 Dell XPS 17 9710 models include the new Tiger Lake-H mobile CPUs up to an i9-11980HK, up to 64 GB of DDR4-3200 RAM, up to 4 TB PCIe 4 x4 NVMe SSD storage, Nvidia RTX 3050 / 3060 mobile GPUs, 4x Thunderbolt...
Bogdan Solca, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
Performance Review: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Laptop GPU

Performance Review: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Laptop GPU

Raytracing for mainstream. After the high-end models RTX 3060, RTX 3070 and RTX 3080 you can now get a mid-range version for notebooks - at least if they are available. We already had the chance to test the promising RTX 3050 Ti ahead of the launch and evaluate the performance.
Florian Glaser, Tue, 11 May 2021 13:00:00 +0200
MSI GS76 Stealth gets a full-on design refresh starting at $1999 USD with 11th gen Core, GeForce RTX 30, and 4K UHD 120 Hz options (Source: MSI)

MSI GS76 Stealth gets the full-on redesign it deserves starting at $1999 USD with 11th gen Core, GeForce RTX 30, and 4K UHD 120 Hz options

MSI expects availability by the end of the month with display options that exactly match the GE76 Raider. If you've handled a GS66 before, then the new GS76 will feel very familiar.
Allen Ngo, Tue, 11 May 2021 12:59:00 +0200
HP ZBook Studio G8 gets Nvidia RTX A5000 graphics, 11th gen Core i9, per-key RGB lighting, and 120 Hz 4K DreamColor display (Source: HP)

HP retires ZBook Create series, introduces ZBook Studio G8 with Nvidia RTX A5000 graphics, 11th gen Core i9, per-key RGB lighting, and 120 Hz 4K DreamColor display

The system will use the same award-winning aesthetic as the ZBook Studio G7 but with several major internal updates. Thunderbolt 4, for example, now comes standard alongside new Xeon and Quadro options.
Allen Ngo, Tue, 11 May 2021 12:59:00 +0200
Razer Blade 15 shipping with Core i9 options and 1080p IR webcam for the first time ever (Source: Razer)

For the first time ever, Core i9 is coming to the Razer Blade 15 series alongside a higher resolution 1080p IR webcam

Thunderbolt 4, PCIe Gen 4, improved palm rejection, and an even thinner chassis round up the list of major changes for this year's premier gaming laptop from Razer.
Allen Ngo, Tue, 11 May 2021 12:59:00 +0200
The first Ear 1 teaser. (Source: Nothing)

Nothing announces a name and a rough launch date for its first-gen TWS earbuds

Carl Pei's new tech start-up Nothing debuted in January 2021; now, it has revealed that it is ready to launch its first-ever product, a pair of TWS earbuds. The company has chosen to keep the design of these Ear 1 wearables under ...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Tue, 11 May 2021 12:03:00 +0200
The upcoming Samsung Exynos mobile chip with AMD graphics technology will take on Apple's M1 Silicon. (Image source: Apple/Time/ArsTechnica - edited)

Upcoming 5 nm Samsung Exynos SoC with AMD iGPU will compete against Apple's M1 by being "good for both laptops and smartphones"

It has been reported that Samsung is preparing to enter the laptop processor market with a new Exynos SoC in the second half of the year. The Samsung Exynos chip will compete against the Apple M1 by also being produced on a 5 nm m...
Daniel R Deakin, Tue, 11 May 2021 12:03:00 +0200
Intel Core i7-1195G7 Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Intel Core i7-1195G7 Processor - Benchmarks and Specs

Tiger Lake UP3 x86 4 cores 10nm
Review of the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 Chromebook 13IML05: 2-in-1 device with an optional stylus

Lenovo Ideapad Flex 5 CB 13ILM05: 2-in-1 Chromebook with a replaceable SSD

Lenovo’s 2-in-1 Chromebook comes with a Comet Lake-based CPU, an NVMe SSD and a backlit keyboard. The touchscreen can be operated not only with fingers but also with the Lenovo USI Pen, which is sold separately. The Chromebook als...
Sascha Mölck, Tue, 11 May 2021 10:45:00 +0200
The deleted tweet about the Xiaomi Mi 11 and the Gates' divorce scored highly on the cringeometer. (Image source: Xiaomi/Agent001 - edited)

Xiaomi blows the cringeometer by sending awkward tweet from an iPhone comparing charging a Mi 11 smartphone with Bill and Melinda Gates' divorce

Xiaomi has been facing some backlash over a somewhat ill-judged post on its UK Twitter account. Not only was the text and accompanying image criticized, but it also seems that the post, which was promoting the Xiaomi Mi 11, was ac...
Daniel R Deakin, Tue, 11 May 2021 09:48:00 +0200
Resident Evil Village Performance Analysis

Resident Evil Village Performance Analysis

Horror game with impressive visuals. RE Village is on the growing list of titles with real-time ray tracing support. However, even without RT effects, the latest instalment in the Resident Evil series looks mighty impressive. Read this article to learn about the system requirements.
Florian Glaser, Tue, 11 May 2021 07:19:00 +0200
Asus VivoBook M515UA with 8-core Ryzen 7 5700U begins shipping this week for $649 USD (Image source: Newegg)

Asus VivoBook M515UA with 8-core Ryzen 7 5700U begins shipping this week for $649 USD

AMD continues to be a powerhouse solution for budget to midrange PCs like this latest VivoBook laptop from Asus. If you're looking to maximize CPU performance per dollar, then the Ryzen 7 5700U is looking like a solid option.
Allen Ngo, Tue, 11 May 2021 04:17:00 +0200
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Gigabyte's new Brix mini-PCs come with a choice of three Jasper Lake processors. (Image source: Gigabyte)

Gigabyte unveils new Brix mini-PCs with Intel Jasper Lake processors in 0.68-litre chassis

Gigabyte has introduced its first mini-PCs based on Intel's Jasper Lake architecture. The 0.68-litre machine can be equipped with up to a 10 W CPU, has multiple ports and an M.2 2280 SSD, among other features.
Alex Alderson, Tue, 11 May 2021 00:54:00 +0200
X1 Carbon Gen 9: Lenovo has to be careful with the ThinkPad keyboard

X1 Carbon Gen 9: Lenovo has to be careful with the ThinkPad keyboard

Until 2018, Lenovo did not change a lot when it comes to the typing feel of the ThinkPad X1 Carbon. Since Lenovo has reduced the travel with the X1 Carbon Gen 7, it seems like Pandora's box has been opened. With the new ThinkPad X...
Benjamin Herzig, Tue, 11 May 2021 00:28:00 +0200
The next MacBook Air will supposedly be available in multiple colours. (Image source: Jon Prosser)

Next MacBook Air design revealed in iMac colours with a flat chassis and a revised keyboard

The next MacBook Air has leaked again, this time in multiple colours. Apple's next budget MacBook will feature a revised keyboard, a new chassis and white display bezels. The device is expected to launch with an Apple M2 SoC, too.
Alex Alderson, Mon, 10 May 2021 23:52:00 +0200
Offers a solid office performance: The HP ProBook 440 G8

HP ProBook 440 G8: Solid office laptop with some potential for expansion

With the 8th generation of the HP ProBook 440 G8, Tiger Lake is now also introduced into this laptop series. However, the performance is still not more than satisfactory.
Mike Wobker, Mon, 10 May 2021 23:39:00 +0200
The ZenFone 8 will have a 5.92-inch display. (Image source: 91Mobiles)

Leaked ASUS ZenFone 8 European pricing pitches the upcoming compact flagship as a OnePlus 9 and Pixel 5 alternative

European pricing for the ZenFone 8 has leaked, and it seems that ASUS will position the device as a budget flagship smartphone. The ZenFone 8 should be available with up to 16 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage, albeit for just €800....
Alex Alderson, Mon, 10 May 2021 22:30:00 +0200
MIUI 12.5 has reached two devices so far. (Image source: Xiaomi)

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S receives MIUI 12.5 globally just days ahead of Indian launch

The Redmi Note 10S is one of the first device's receive MIUI 12.5 globally. The update is available for devices enrolled on MIUI's European and Global branches, and will be distributed as an OTA download. The Redmi Note 10S should...
Alex Alderson, Mon, 10 May 2021 20:52:00 +0200
The WF-1000XM4 looks more ergonomic than its predecessor. (Image source: The Walkman Blog)

Latest Sony WF-1000XM4 leak reveals its design, wireless charging capabilities and possible launch date

The Sony WF-1000XM4 is well on its way and may arrive sooner than expected. The upcoming pair of TWS earbuds will feature a revised design, improved functionality and possibly even a charging case that can be recharged wirelessly.
Alex Alderson, Mon, 10 May 2021 19:57:00 +0200
MIUI 13 may debut as soon as next month. (Image source: RPRNA)

MIUI 13 set to reach upwards of 89 Xiaomi, POCO, Blackshark and Redmi smartphones later this year

According to a new report, Xiaomi is set to furnish up to 89 devices with MIUI 13, its next OS. Black Shark, Mi, POCO and Redmi devices are all included, although not some older flagships like the Mi 8, Mi Mix 3 and Pocophone F1.
Alex Alderson, Mon, 10 May 2021 18:43:00 +0200
One Xplayer Windows handheld is a Nintendo Switch with a 1600p resolution touchscreen (Source: One-Netbook)

One Xplayer Iris Xe gaming handheld now official with pre-orders starting at $899 USD

The specifications read like a dream list for the Nintendo Switch Pro including a large 8.4-inch 2560 x 1600 resolution IPS display, Intel Core i7-1165G7 CPU with Iris Xe graphics, 16 GB RAM, dual heat pipes and fans, Thunderbolt ...
Allen Ngo, Mon, 10 May 2021 17:59:00 +0200
Chia reportedly causes rapid deteroriation of low-capacity SSDs

Chia mining can allegedly wreck a 512 GB SSD in forty days

Mining Chia on consumer-grade, low-capacity SSDs could prove to be fatal for your drive, says a new report. A 512 GB SSD reportedly lasts only forty days before it exceeds its TBW (terabytes written) rating, while a 1 TB SSD lasts...
Anil Ganti, Mon, 10 May 2021 17:43:00 +0200
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