Mobile Phones: 5G
News & Reviews: 5G
Last Updated: Nov 12, 2020
After hearing several rumours, Samsung's first 5nm chipset Exynos 1080 has finally debuted in China today. Not only that, it looks like the rumour saying that the vivo X60 will become the first device to have it might also come true, as the company has announced vivo as the strategic partner for the chipset. Now, let's come find out how powerful is the new Exynos 1080!
Last Updated: Nov 03, 2020
After parting ways with TSMC, HUAWEI has secured a big stock of Dimensity chipsets from MediaTek, as discovered from the chip manufacturer's quarterly results. Now, it is reported that HUAWEI might soon announce a bunch of smartphones that come with MediaTek's chipsets.
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2020
Based on a statement by gizmochina, it seems that the US will once again be allowed to supply chips to China, provided that the components are not being used for 5G. Furthermore, it seems that more than 300 companies including major names like Samsung, Qualcomm, and MediaTek had applied for a license in order to do business with Huawei.
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2020
It seems that Maxis briefly unveiled the VoLTE feature on their official website, showcasing the features and benefits the technology provides such as high-quality calls, fast call setup, as well as seamless switching between voice and video calls. However, for some odd reason, Maxis decided to take down all mentions of VoLTE on their website which might hint that the pages were not supposed to be up until a later date.
Last Updated: Sep 23, 2020
It seems that Xiaomi has recently uploaded a promotional poster, hinting that they will be unveiling a Xiaomi 8K TV that’s equipped with 5G connectivity on 28 September 2020. While not much is known in regards to the price, our source mentioned that the TV is able to stream 8K content with minimal struggles thanks to the 5G capabilities.
Last Updated: Sep 10, 2020
Based on a statement by techradar.com, it seems that Qualcomm has contracted Samsung to manufacture their Snapdragon 4 series chipset which is geared towards entry-level smartphones. While there is no news on which smartphones will come equipped with the aforementioned chipset, our source mentioned that the chip will be used by manufacturers such as Motorola, OPPO, Xiaomi, and more.
Last Updated: Sep 04, 2020
As we still have a long way to go to 5G connectivity, Deputy Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin just recently announced that the government is preparing at least 500 new communication towers across the nation to strengthen 4G connectivity instead. He also said that this initiative is to provide wider and better quality coverage.
Last Updated: Sep 01, 2020
We are now in the month of September and the next thing to look forward to is some new technological announcements from IFA 2020. Held annually in Berlin, Germany, it will be realme's first time attending the event and their conference is on 4 September, 12.25-13.10 CEST (UTS+2).
Last Updated: Aug 30, 2020
We may no longer be able to complain about the lack of 4G coverage in the future. The government is planning to build a national digital network called Jalinan Digital Negara, otherwise known as Jendela, which aims to provide a central 4G mobile broadband network to populated areas.
Last Updated: Aug 21, 2020
We're entering a season filled with many flagship device launches and HUAWEI Mate 40 series is one of them with a possible September launch. Today, the devices have been certified on TENAA with the following model numbers OCE-AN00, NOH-AN00, and NOP-AN00. Let's take a look if the listing has revealed anything more than that!