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These new photos match the renders released by OnLeaks earlier this year. (Image source: OnLeaks)

Rumour | OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro appear in hands-on images

OnePlus is slated to release its new trio of smartphones soon, rumoured to be the OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 Lite. While leaks and renders of the devices have already been posted online, someone seems to have gotten th...
Alex Alderson, Sun, 23 Feb 2020 23:22:00 +0100
A new mid-range tablet from Samsung is on the way, and it is called the Galaxy Tab A 8.4. (Image source: Android Headlines)

Samsung to launch mid-range Android tablet Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020)

Samsung will continue to launch new Android tablets in 2020, being one of the few Android OEMs to do so. The South Korean's next foray will seemingly be the Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020), a midrange tablet that comes with an Exynos 7904...
Alex Alderson, Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:14:00 +0100
Apple Watch 6 with a round display? Bring it on! (Image source: Phone Industry)

Apple Watch 6 with a round display? Bring it on!

The Apple Watch remains the world's most popular smartwatch series, although its design has largely remained the same over the years. How about one with a round display? Well, that is what one designer has dreamt up, and some peop...
Alex Alderson, Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:01:00 +0100
The iPhone SE 2? The iPhone 9? Guess again, apparently. (Image source: ConceptsiPhone)

Rumour | iPhone SE 2: Apple misses mass production deadline for its next "budget" smartphone amid new name leak

Apparently, Apple's next budget smartphone, rumoured to start at US$399, will not be called the iPhone SE 2 or iPhone 9. Instead, a new leak has pointed to Apple marketing the spiritual successor to the iPhone SE by a completely d...
Alex Alderson, Fri, 21 Feb 2020 19:57:00 +0100
This is the LG V60 ThinQ. Image via Android Headlines.

Renders of LG V60 ThinQ leak, showing few design changes from V50 ThinQ and G8X ThinQ

A leaked render posted by Android Headlines shows off the upcoming LG V60 ThinQ. The flagship phone retains much of the design language from the G8X and V50 ThinQ, including a waterdrop notch and a dedicated Google Assistant butto...
Sam Medley, Fri, 21 Feb 2020 16:44:00 +0100
Are multiple custom Ice Lake-powered Macbook Pro 13 SKUs due this year? (Image source: Apple)

Rumour | Evidence shows that multiple Ice Lake-based versions of the MacBook Pro 13 could be in development

It has only been a few days since an Ice Lake-powered Apple device appeared online, but now more have popped up. Possibly versions of the rumoured new MacBook Pro 13, a refresh that may borrow the scissor mechanism keyboard from t...
Alex Alderson, Fri, 21 Feb 2020 16:19:00 +0100
Supposed Pixel 5 renders. (Source: Jon Prosser, Front Page Tech)

Purported Google Pixel 5 renders may leave Pixel fans bewildered

A new leak has revealed what is supposed to be early renders of Google's next flagship phone, the Pixel 5. An extra lens looks to be added and the Soli Radar system could make a re-appearance. The real bone of contention, however,...
Ricci Rox, Thu, 20 Feb 2020 21:58:00 +0100
Verizon says it will keep selling the Pixels of the future. (Source: Amazon)

Verizon refutes a report that it will not sell the Pixel 5

Verizon has provided Google's own-brand phones through its stores since their first generation. However, the latest leak on this subject alleged that the carrier would not continue on with the Pixel 5. The company has refuted thes...
Deirdre O Donnell, Thu, 20 Feb 2020 21:58:00 +0100
This is just a fan render of what the Redmi K30 Pro could look like. (Image source: Slashleaks)

Opinion | No, this is not the Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro

The Redmi K30 Pro may have just passed through the CCC, but this is not what Xiaomi's next flagship will look like. Posted on Slashleaks as a render of the K30 Pro, it is nothing more than a fan render.
Alex Alderson, Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:46:00 +0100
The Redmi K30 Pro 5G will likely feature the same design as the Redmi K30. (Image source: Xiaomi)

Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro 5G models appear on CCC

The Redmi K30 5G impressed us during our recent review, and now the Redmi K30 Pro 5G has reared its head again. This time on the Compulsory Certification of China (CCC), Xiaomi has certified two models, which are likely to be rock...
Alex Alderson, Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:09:00 +0100
The Vivo iQOO 3 will launch in India of February 25th.

iQOO 3 5G specs leaked ahead of launch; will pack a quad-camera setup, Snapdragon 865 and more

The upcoming Vivo iQOO 3's specs have been leaked just five days before its February 25th launch. It will come with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC, a 6.4-inch FHD+ AMOLED panel that has a refresh rate of 90Hz and a 4,400 mAh batter...
Anil Satyanarayana, Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:13:00 +0100
We could soon see Lenovo ThinkPads powered by the Ryzen 4000 APUs.

Lenovo ThinkPad X13 and ThinkPad T14 powered by AMD Ryzen 4000 APUs may be around the corner

A Github listing of Realtek UAD drivers seems to indicate that the Lenovo ThinkPad X13, ThinkPad T14, and ThinkPad T14S would be getting AMD options. Although no details about the specific processor SKUs are mentioned, it is very ...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Thu, 20 Feb 2020 08:42:00 +0100
AMD's RDNA microarchitecture was revealed in July 2019. (Image source: GamesHedge)

Big Navi spotted? The Nvidia killer may have just turned up in a Korean RRA certificate and might be revealed on March 5

A Korean RRA certificate has been unearthed that could have been made for AMD’s Big Navi graphics solution. The certification date is for February 19 and has been made for a video card model with the number D32310. If this is the ...
Daniel R Deakin, Thu, 20 Feb 2020 06:27:00 +0100
Anyone for some Galaxy Note 20 series concept renders? (Image source: Windows United)

Rumour | Galaxy Note 20, Note 20 Plus and Note 20 Ultra renders show a boxy design and a taste of the Samsung Galaxy S20 series

Samsung may have only just released the Galaxy S20 series, but people are already speculating about what the successors to the Note 10 and Note 10 Plus will look like. Imagined as the Note 20, Note 20 Plus and Note 20 Ultra, all r...
Alex Alderson, Wed, 19 Feb 2020 21:12:00 +0100
A GTX 1650 with GDDR6 VRAM would be an odd move. (Image source: NVIDIA via Wccftech)

Evidence suggests that a GDDR6 version of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 could be in development

NVIDIA gave the GeForce GTX 1650 a taste of SUPER last November, upgrading its entry-level GTX 16 series card to a TU116 GPU and GDDR6 VRAM. However, evidence has come to light of NVIDIA, or at least board partners, developing a b...
Alex Alderson, Wed, 19 Feb 2020 21:04:00 +0100
A concept render of the iPhone SE 2. (Image source: @appledign & @Everythingapplepro)

Rumour | iPhone SE 2: Apple's upcoming US$399 smartphone spotted in hands-on video

While some OEMs continue to push the boundaries of design, Apple seems content with recycling those that it first released over five years ago. A lot has been spoken about of the iPhone SE 2, potentially called the iPhone 9, and a...
Alex Alderson, Wed, 19 Feb 2020 20:58:00 +0100
The iPhone SE 2 could go on sale on April 3, apparently. (Image source: @OnLeaks & @iGeeksBlog)

Rumour | iPhone SE 2: Release of Apple's next "budget" smartphone slips to Q2 2020, announcement at the end of next month

The iPhone SE 2 is hotly anticipated, with it rumoured to be Apple's first sub-US$400 smartphone in years. Previously, the A13 Bionic-powered handset was alleged to be released in Mid-March, but new reports claim that has slipped ...
Alex Alderson, Wed, 19 Feb 2020 15:32:00 +0100
The LG G7 ThinQ. (Source: LG)

The LG G7 ThinQ is spotted running Android 10 on Geekbench

LG's G7 ThinQ is a flagship phone that is still less than 2 years old; despite this, the OEM is yet to provide it with a stable Android 10 upgrade. However, there are now signs that it is progressing in beta form, at least. It com...
Deirdre O Donnell, Wed, 19 Feb 2020 15:21:00 +0100
The i7-10700F is most likely an i7-10700 without an iGPU (Image source: Intel)

Intel i7-10700F leaks on Cinebench, barely edges out the Ryzen 7 3700X

A leaked Cinebench R20 listing was spotted for the unannounced Intel i7-10700F. The Comet Lake process barely edges out the Ryzen 7 3700X in both the single and multi-threaded tests.
Arjun Krishna Lal, Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:21:00 +0100
Samsung Galaxy S20 lineup to get display-related software update

WQHD+ 120 Hz software update allegedly coming soon to the Galaxy S20 series

Currently limited at full HD resolution due to battery life-related concerns, the 120 Hz display refresh might soon become available for the Galaxy S20 lineup since Samsung is reportedly working on a software update that will brin...
Codrut Nistor, Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:27:00 +0100
The leaked Galaxy A71 5G scores are markedly better than the vanilla A71 (Image source: Samsung)

Leaked Galaxy A71 5G Exynos 980 results surface on Geekbench: Midrange 5G SoC pips the Galaxy S8

A new 5G variant of the Galaxy A71 was recently spotted on Geekbench. Sporting the Exynos 980, Samsung's first 5G-integrated SoC, the Galaxy A71 5G delivered better single and multi-core scores than the vanilla Galaxy A71.
Arjun Krishna Lal, Wed, 19 Feb 2020 10:32:00 +0100
The LG V50 ThinQ with its Dual Screen case. (Source: LG)

The LG V60 ThinQ may have shown up on Geekbench

LG may launch a successor for its flagship phablet, the V50 ThinQ, soon. A device with a model number that might conform to this device has appeared on the Geekbench 5 database. It has the Snapdragon 865 and runs Android 10, and h...
Deirdre O Donnell, Tue, 18 Feb 2020 18:16:00 +0100
Leaked renders of the OnePlus 8 Pro. Image via OnLeaks and 91Mobile.

Full specs of OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro, and OnePlus 8 Lite leaked

A listing on the Giztop web store (now removed) revealed the full specifications of the OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro, and OnePlus 8 Lite. While the listing should be taken with a grain of salt, the specs coincide with prior rumors and...
Sam Medley, Tue, 18 Feb 2020 17:53:00 +0100
The PS5 is reportedly capable of 8K and 60 FPS gaming. (Image source: Twitter)

Rumour | Sony PlayStation 5: Gran Turismo developers aiming for upwards of 240 FPS on PS5

Fancy some 120 FPS or 240 FPS gaming with your PlayStation 5? Well, that is what Polyphony Digital is apparently targeting for the first Gran Turismo game to hit Sony's upcoming next-generation console. However, expect Gran Turism...
Alex Alderson, Tue, 18 Feb 2020 17:24:00 +0100
Final Fantasy VII remake logo (Source: Final Fantasy on YouTube)

If you think a 50 GB game is large, you'd better rethink it: Final Fantasy VII remake to exceed 100 GB

Although the game is scheduled to arrive in early April, it is obvious — based on the sizes of the latest titles in the series — that the remake of the legendary Final Fantasy VII is going to be big. According to a recent rumor th...
Codrut Nistor, Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:55:00 +0100
The Samsung Galaxy Fold's successor could sport an under-display camera.

Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 may feature an under-display camera, likely to launch around the same time as the Note 20

Fresh leaks about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 indicate that the device's display is likely to be made of ultra-thin glass like the recently launched Galaxy Z Flip. The Fold 2 is also tipped to feature an under-display camer...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Tue, 18 Feb 2020 08:00:00 +0100
The Microsoft Surface Book 2 was released in 2017. (Image source: Microsoft)

Microsoft Surface Book 3 and Surface Go 2 key specifications and price estimates revealed

Some specifications for the upcoming Microsoft Surface Book 3 and Microsoft Surface Go 2 have been leaked online. The Surface Book 3 convertible can expect to sport 10th Gen Intel processors and GPUs from Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 16 s...
Daniel R Deakin, Tue, 18 Feb 2020 06:13:00 +0100
Is your device on the list? (Image source: Huawei Central)

Rumour | Updates for all: EMUI 11 roadmap hits with over 30 eligible devices

Are you wondering whether your Huawei device will receive EMUI 11, the Chinese company's custom version of Android 11? Well, over 30 are apparently eligible, with the P20 series seemingly not making the cut.
Alex Alderson, Mon, 17 Feb 2020 21:30:00 +0100
What does NVIDIA have planned for GTC 2020? (Image source: Wccftech)

Rumour | GTC 2020 will not disappoint, with Ampere GPUs set to launch at upcoming NVIDIA conference

You won't be disappointed, those are apparently the words of NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang about the company's upcoming GTC Conference in San Jose. Huang will be in attending GTC 2020, where the company is expected to announce Ampere GP...
Alex Alderson, Mon, 17 Feb 2020 21:24:00 +0100
The next MacBook Pro 13 may feature a scissor mechanism keyboard like the MacBook Pro 16 does. (Image source: Apple)

Rumour | Evidence points towards Apple releasing an Intel Core i7-1068NG7 powered MacBook Pro 13

Apple is expected to release a new MacBook Pro 13 soon, and one that may feature the company's scissor mechanism keyboard. However, there is evidence that it could feature a custom Ice Lake processor too, which may offer up to 20%...
Alex Alderson, Mon, 17 Feb 2020 21:16:00 +0100
A first glimpse of the Canon EOS R5. (Source: Canon)

Canon confirms the existence of the EOS R5

Canon has teased the EOS R5 by affirming that this next-generation full-frame camera is indeed in development. The OEM now asserts that it will be the "most advanced" model in its category on its launch. It also plans to release n...
Deirdre O Donnell, Mon, 17 Feb 2020 20:12:00 +0100
The Galaxy M31 is nearly here. (Source: Amazon.in)

The Samsung Galaxy M31 will launch via Amazon.in soon

As with its immediate predecessor, the Galaxy M30s, Samsung will release the M31 to the Indian market via Amazon. This site is currently teasing the phone as one that will replicate the popular "battery monster" in many ways, its ...
Deirdre O Donnell, Mon, 17 Feb 2020 19:30:00 +0100
This might be the RTX 2077, in a Cyberpunk trim (Image source: Nvidia)

Nvidia teases RTX 2077 on Twitter to commemorate the upcoming RTX-enabled Cyberpunk 2077

In what looks to be an interesting cross-branding exercise, Nvidia tweeted a blurred image of what appears to be an RTX 2077, commemorating CD Projekt Red's upcoming Cyberpunk 2077
Arjun Krishna Lal, Mon, 17 Feb 2020 17:52:00 +0100
The Motorola Moto G8 Power will be getting a little brother soon. (Image via Motorola)

Moto G8 Power Lite pops up on Thailand NBTC website, confirming name

A new listing on the Thailand National Broadcast and Telecommunication Commission's (NBTC) website confirms the existence of the Moto G8 Power Lite. While specifications are still unknown, the handset (which was previously thought...
Sam Medley, Mon, 17 Feb 2020 17:22:00 +0100
Microsoft has started teasing the Xbox Series X on social networks. (Image source: @Xbox)

PlayStation 5 vs. Xbox Series X: Alleged devkit specs leak and Xbox updates online presence with new console image

Some fresh specifications supposedly linked to devkits of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X have been shared online. Although many have already dismissed the information as fake, the consoles seem evenly matched in devkit form. ...
Daniel R Deakin, Mon, 17 Feb 2020 09:11:00 +0100
The idea of an updated Snapdragon 865 is already being bandied about. (Source: Qualcomm)

A new leak purports to set a rough launch date for the Snapdragon 865 Plus already

As the latest Qualcomm flagship processor, the Snapdragon 865 may be expected to gain a Plus variant (or 865+) later this year, in accordance with very recent tradition. A Weibo tipster now asserts that this will occur some time i...
Deirdre O Donnell, Sun, 16 Feb 2020 18:19:00 +0100
Huawei has seen another trade-ban reprieve. (Source: Huawei)

The US' Justice Department defers Huawei's ban from the market again

Huawei has been slapped with a trade ban from the US Administration that prevents it from selling to companies based in that country. However, the nation's Department of Justice (DoJ) had postponed it for 90 days by way of a new l...
Deirdre O Donnell, Sat, 15 Feb 2020 21:20:00 +0100
There could be several variants of the PS5 depending on SSD storage size. (Image source: FalconDesign3D)

New PlayStation 5 price rumor has the next-gen console approaching US$500

A new report has suggested that an issue with components could force Sony to price the PlayStation 5 at around the US$500 mark instead of the much lower level that many fans would have been hoping for. Acquiring DRAM and NAND memo...
Daniel R Deakin, Sat, 15 Feb 2020 06:08:00 +0100
No, Android 11 DP1 isn't here yet. (Source: GSMArena)

Google builds hype for the Android 11 Developer Preview by mistake

Earlier (on February 13, 2020), Android Police spotted a page for a new Android Developer Preview on this OEM's website. However, its download links never went live. Now, this page is back to its old Android 10 self, suggesting th...
Deirdre O Donnell, Fri, 14 Feb 2020 21:00:00 +0100
The "Meizu 17th" render. (Source: CNMO)

A new leak points to the 2020 Meizu flagship's zesty new colorway

Meizu's next flagship phone series with be called "17th", according to a new leak. It includes a render purporting to show the Plus variant of this line. It has a distinctly Galaxy S20-esque display, whereas the rear panel has a.....
Deirdre O Donnell, Fri, 14 Feb 2020 20:24:00 +0100
A live image now linked to the Find X2. (Source: Twitter)

OPPO's Find X2 may have an important advantage over the Samsung Galaxy S20

Some recent leaks have asserted that the second-generation Find X flagship phone from OPPO will have a 120 hertz (Hz) refresh rate at a QHD+ resolution. The freshly-launched Samsung Galaxy S20 series has similar properties - howev...
Deirdre O Donnell, Fri, 14 Feb 2020 19:49:00 +0100
Yeah, we doubt that this is the Pixel 5. (Image source: Front Page Tech)

Rumour | This is what the Google Pixel 5 XL apparently looks like

Fancy a look at the Pixel 5 XL nine months before Google releases it? Well, that is what Jon Prosser and Front Page Tech claim to be offering, at least. Unconvinced? Yeah, so are we.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 14 Feb 2020 19:35:00 +0100
This is the "Xperia 9", apparently. (Image source: u/XperiaZ15)

Opinion | No, this is not the Xperia 9, if one even exists

Rumours about the possibility of Sony releasing an Xperia 9 have appeared online, with an image posted to Reddit cited as proof. Does that not sound dodgy enough?
Alex Alderson, Fri, 14 Feb 2020 19:28:00 +0100
A CAD render of what the OnePlus 8 will apparently look like. (Image source: @Onleaks & CashKaro.com)

Rumour | OnePlus 8 wielding a Snapdragon 865 and 8 GB of RAM appears on Geekbench

While this week has been all about Samsung, Xiaomi and the cancellation of MWC 2020, we may only be a few weeks away from the launch of the OnePlus 8 series. To that end, the OnePlus 8 has now appeared on Geekbench, complete with ...
Alex Alderson, Fri, 14 Feb 2020 19:10:00 +0100
The Galaxy Buds+ also come in Aura Red. (Source: Instagram)

The red versions of the Samsung Galaxy S20 series are coming to Europe: new leak

The Samsung Galaxy S20, S20+ and S20 Ultra were launched in their new Cloud- or Cosmic-themed colorways on February 11, 2020. However, other reports have revealed that they have drastically different options on the South Korean ma...
Deirdre O Donnell, Thu, 13 Feb 2020 22:34:00 +0100
Live Caption is showcased at Galaxy Unpacked 2020. (Source: YouTube)

Google could bring Live Captions to Chrome soon

The recent Samsung Galaxy S20 launch event also served to unveil the addition of the Live Caption feature to Google, in which video-call speech is converted into text in real time. Now, there is evidence that this function is also...
Deirdre O Donnell, Thu, 13 Feb 2020 21:50:00 +0100
It appears the V-shaped PS5 could be the final design if this new leak is true. (Image source: LetsGoDigital)

Leaked PlayStation 5 icon reveals questionable design surprise

A photo of an alleged PlayStation 5 icon that supposedly appeared on the official Sony PlayStation Japan website has been leaked online – and if it is genuine its appearance could be something of a major surprise. While it is gene...
Daniel R Deakin, Thu, 13 Feb 2020 21:38:00 +0100
The iQOO 3 5G's teaser. (Source: Weibo)

Update | iQOO teases an upcoming Snapdragon 865, UFS 3.1 phone via its official channels

iQOO is a Chinese smartphone brand that has made a name for itself in recent years by offering high-end hardware at decent price-points. Now, it has revealed that its next such device is to be called the 3 5G. It will be powered b...
Deirdre O Donnell, Thu, 13 Feb 2020 20:50:00 +0100
Are 5G and A14X Bionic iPad Pros arriving this year? (Image source: @iGeeksBlog & @OnLeaks)

Rumour | Apple to release 5G and A14X Bionic-powered iPad Pros this year

Is Apple planning 5G and A14X Bionic iPad Pros this year? Well, that is the current speculation, at any rate. The rumour may well be wide of the mark, though.
Alex Alderson, Thu, 13 Feb 2020 20:15:00 +0100
The coronavirus will apparently not prevent Apple from launching the iPhone 12 series in September. (Image source: Apple)

Rumour | Coronavirus may delay the mass-production of the iPhone 12 series

Rumour has it that while the coronavirus outbreak will not affect the expected September release of the iPhone 12 series, it may delay the mass-production of Apple's next flagship handsets. Slated for a June start date, the outbre...
Alex Alderson, Thu, 13 Feb 2020 20:03:00 +0100

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