News & Reviews: Technology
Oct 21, 2020
As you know, the Covid-19 cases in our country have hit an all-time high a few days ago. Our government has also started to applied stricter MCO rules across the red zones to prevent the virus from continuing spreading throughout the country. While it's obvious that the pandemic is far from coming to an end, Facebook is trying to fight it with the help of an AI algorithm.
Oct 05, 2020
Although the under-display camera (UDC) is a highly-anticipated technology for smartphones next year, it looks like Samsung won't be bringing it to their next flagship series. It is reported that the tech giant has scrapped the idea off for the Samsung Galaxy S21 series. Therefore, we won't be seeing the technology on Samsung's smartphones until mid-2021.
Sep 30, 2020
OPPO has officially announced that their Wireless Flash Charging Technology will make its debut during the Auto China 2020, which takes place from late September to early October 2020. The aforementioned technology will showcase how easy and seamless the wireless charger can be pre-installed in cars during the factory installation phase.
Aug 20, 2020
It seems that a recent statement by ithome.com hinted that 5G messages could potentially replace SMSes in the future which could benefit everyone, due to the fact that 5G messages allow users to send more complex messages to one another. While not much is known in regards to when this feature will be available to everyone, we do know that certain Xiaomi smartphones have already received an update to use the aforementioned feature.
Aug 19, 2020
It seems that OPPO is working on a new hybrid zoom technology which could improve the sharpness of pictures taken by the periscope zoom lens, regardless of focal length. With that said, we can expect OPPO smartphones equipped with a periscope camera system to be able to capture a much sharper image regardless of the distance.
Aug 06, 2020
5G technology is becoming a must for the latest smartphones to have these days. Although the communication technology has not been widely implemented yet, it is still a good idea to future proof the devices. Other than smartphones, Intel and MediaTek are also reported to be launching their 5G solution for laptops too.
OPPO unveiled the 125W Flash Charging technology capable of fully charging a smartphone in 13 minutesJul 15, 2020
Earlier today, OPPO unveiled their new 125W flash charging technology which is capable of fully charging a 4000mAh equipped smartphone in than 13 minutes depending on the conditions. This is thanks to a combination of several new internal hardware such as 10 new temperature sensors, multiple-tab double 6C Cells, and three parallel charge pumps working in unison in order to maximize charging speed even without compromising on safety.
Jun 25, 2020
The flagships from Samsung with Exynos chipset series have always caught in comparison with the variants that come with Qualcomm's Snapdragon chipset series. Sadly, the ones with Exynos chipsets were always defeated in the battles due to weaker performance. By being determined to win for once, the Korean tech giant has raised the efforts into research and development for a new K-Chip series.
Jun 17, 2020
Other than the foldable display, the secondary display is also one of the innovative designs that smartphone manufacturers can explore further. Earlier, we have seen smartphones like the Meizu Pro 7, Yotaphone and Nubia X being launched with the feature. Now, it looks like Huawei might have a new smartphone with a secondary display as well after a patent filed by the company is spotted.
May 18, 2020
Based on a statement by abacusnews.com, it seems that China Telecom, as well as ZTE, could already be working on 6G technology right now which is expected to be commercialized somewhere around 2030. This early start into 6G is likely due to the fact that China wants to have a head start on the competition and have a stronger position in the telecommunications market.