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vivo confirms that its popular NEX Series smartphone lineup will officially be replaced with the X SeriesMar 04, 2022
It seems that the alleged leaks of a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1-powered vivo NEX 5 is not a NEX Series smartphone after all as the company has officially said that the NEX Series will be discontinued and replaced with its X Series. The statement was made by Jia Jingdong, vivo’s brand vice president and general manager of brand and product strategy on Weibo earlier today.
Nov 27, 2020
Last month, the Lenovo Legion Phone dual was launched, and a few days ago, the company teased that 3 smartphones are going to launch soon. Today, there are 3 new teaser images shared on their Weibo page which revealed some parts of the design of these upcoming smartphones.
Nov 23, 2020
Based on a statement by DigitalChatStation on weibo, it seems that the upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset is expected to come equipped with a large core that’s capable of achieving up to 3.2GHz. While it may not perform as fast as the Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 chipset, our source did note that the SD875 will focus more on lowering power consumption.
Oct 28, 2020
Based on a statement by Digital Chat Station on weibo, it seems that OPPO could be the first to come equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset. While not much is known in regards to the release date, our source did mention that the aforementioned chipset will likely come with similar performance minus a few features as the flagship chipset.
Aug 20, 2020
We can't deny that foldable smartphones are attracting a lot of attention nowadays. Back then, if you told someone about the idea of it, they would probably laugh at you. Now, you can just simply get one from the market and they even come with different designs. Not just folding smartphones, it looks like the world's first laptop with a foldable display is going to arrive soon as well, and it is developed by Lenovo.
Jul 21, 2020
Yesterday night, realme posted a teaser photo on Weibo with a caption saying “the punch-hole will replace the pill-shaped front camera”. Furthermore, they also mentioned that the new upcoming smartphone series will support 5G connectivity.
Apr 13, 2020
Earlier today, Razer has officially unveiled the Pokemon-themed true wireless earphones on weibo at the price of RMB849(~RM519). To go into more detail, the aforementioned earphones are kept in a PokeBall charging case which is able to provide several hours of listening time before you need to charge it again.
Apr 02, 2020
So here's a collaboration that we thought it would never happen. Apparently, HONOR have announced that they are working with Cherry China on a new exclusive gaming keyboard. They even have the product ready and we got some good looking photos posted on their official Weibo forum which looks pretty dope. It's weird, though, as HONOR is a smartphone brand but anyway let's take a look at the design.
Feb 15, 2020
Based on an image posted on weibo.com, it seems that Lenovo might be unveiling their own gaming smartphone which will come equipped with Qualcomm’s top of the line Snapdragon 865 chipset. Furthermore, the second image that was posted hints that the aforementioned gaming phone is capable of scoring up to or even more than 600000 points on Antutu benchmark.
TechNave NewsBytes 2020 #1 - LG's latest for CES 2020, realme 'Christmas tree', MDEC's collaboration with Weibo, and moreJan 05, 2020
With a new year comes a new start and a new week of NewsBytes. But enough of the rhyming and let's get on to the happenings for this week. Being in between new year's holidays means that news has been sparse, though we did see LG announcing some upcoming stuff for CES 2020, realme's giant Christmas tree made of smartphone boxes, and more.