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27 Mar 2021

Xiaomi Mobiles

Mi 11 Pro, with Snapdragon 888 chipset, spotted on Geekbench

Xiaomi is expected to launch the Mi 11 Pro model on March 29, alongside Mi 11 Ultra, Lite, and MIX smartphones.

27 Mar 2021

Google

NewsBytes Briefing: The curious case of disappearing NFTs, and more

Even as everyone gets ready to jump on the NFT bandwagon, here's something you might want to know before putting your life savings into them.

27 Mar 2021

Asus

ASUS ZenFone 7 and 7 Pro receive Android 11 update

ASUS has started releasing the Android 11 update for its flagship ZenFone 7 and 7 Pro smartphones in Taiwan.

iQOO Neo5 appears on Indian IMEI database, launch imminent

iQOO is gearing up to launch the Neo5 model in India soon. In the latest development, the phone has been spotted on the Indian IMEI database (via Mukul Sharma) with model number V2055A.

26 Mar 2021

Black Shark 4

Black Shark 4-series made $30 million revenue in five minutes

Black Shark 4 and 4 Pro smartphones went on sale today in China and the company made a revenue of CNY 200 million ($30 million) during the first five minutes of the sale.

26 Mar 2021

Xiaomi Mobiles

Mi 11 Ultra to feature a new silicon-oxygen anode battery

Xiaomi is gearing up to announce its Mi 11 series of smartphones on March 29, including the high-end Mi 11 Ultra model.

26 Mar 2021

OPPO

OPPO F19 to be priced under Rs. 20,000 in India

OPPO is expected to introduce a new F19 model in India soon. It will join the recently-launched F19 Pro and F19 Pro+ smartphones.

26 Mar 2021

OnePlus

OnePlus 9 series records 324% more pre-orders than 8 series

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau has announced that the first day pre-orders of the newly-launched flagship 9 series has overtaken the last generation 8 series by a whopping 324%.

26 Mar 2021

OPPO

OPPO Find X3 Pro wins Red Dot Product Design Award

OPPO's newly-launched flagship smartphone, the Find X3 Pro has won the Red Dot Product Design Award 2021 for its "space-age elegance" and "futuristic aesthetics."

26 Mar 2021

Samsung Mobiles

Samsung Galaxy F02s tipped to be priced at Rs. 9,000

Samsung is working on a new F-series budget smartphone, called the Galaxy F02s. It is likely to be launched in India soon.

26 Mar 2021

OPPO

OPPO A74, with Snapdragon 662, spotted on Google Play Console

OPPO is gearing up to launch a new A74 model in the coming weeks.

26 Mar 2021

Motorola Mobile

Moto G50, with Snapdragon 480 chipset, triple rear cameras, announced

Motorola has launched its latest budget-friendly 5G smartphone, the Moto G50, in select European countries.

26 Mar 2021

Motorola Mobile

Moto G100, with 90Hz screen and dual selfie cameras, launched

As an addition to its G series of smartphones, Motorola has launched the Moto G100 model. It comes as a rebranded version of Motorola Edge S.

26 Mar 2021

Twitter

NewsBytes Briefing: Reddit users get transgender employee fired, and more

The last couple of days saw high drama with several high-profile subReddits going private to protest Reddit censoring dissent against an employee. Redditors expressed concerns against a recent Reddit hire and former transgender politician's checkered past.

26 Mar 2021

Qualcomm

Qualcomm is reportedly developing an Android-based Nintendo Switch lookalike

Popular smartphone chip manufacturer Qualcomm could be planning to enter the handheld gaming devices market with a hardware offering.

26 Mar 2021

Samsung Mobiles

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G receives Galaxy S21-like camera features

Samsung has started rolling out a new software update for the Galaxy S20 FE 5G model that introduces Galaxy S21-like camera features.

26 Mar 2021

Samsung Mobiles

Samsung releases One UI 3.1 update for Galaxy A90 5G

Samsung Galaxy A90 5G is receiving the latest Android 11-based One UI 3.1 update.

25 Mar 2021

Realme

Ahead of launch, Realme GT Neo previewed in official teasers

Realme is gearing up to introduce the GT Neo model in China on March 31. In the run-up to the launch event, the company has previewed the handset through several teasers.

25 Mar 2021

OnePlus

OnePlus releases Android 11 update for 7 and 7 Pro

OnePlus has started releasing the Android 11-based OxygenOS 11 update for its 7 and 7 Pro models.

25 Mar 2021

Samsung Mobiles

Samsung S20 FE 5G to debut in India next week

Samsung will launch the Galaxy S20 FE's 5G version in India next week, according to ETTelecom.

25 Mar 2021

Latest Mobile Phones

iQOO Z3, with 120Hz screen and triple rear cameras, launched

Vivo's sub-brand iQOO has announced the Z3 smartphone in China at a starting price of CNY 1,699 (roughly Rs. 19,000).

25 Mar 2021

Space News

ESA developing an autonomous robot for lunar cave exploration

The European Space Agency (ESA) is developing a spherical robot to explore lunar caves. The autonomous robot will be lowered into caves on the Moon's surface that could protect settlers from radiation, temperature extremities, and micrometeorites.

25 Mar 2021

Huawei Mobiles

This is how the Huawei P50 Pro+ will look like

Huawei is expected to introduce the P50 series of smartphones on April 17. The line-up is said to include the P50, P50 Pro, and P50 Pro+ models.

25 Mar 2021

Realme

Realme V13 appears in a teaser image, key features revealed

Realme seems to be working on a new budget smartphone, called the V13. In the latest development, a teaser image of the phone has leaked on Weibo, giving us a glimpse into its design features.

25 Mar 2021

Xiaomi Mobiles

Xiaomi could launch its first foldable smartphone on March 29

Xiaomi is expected to launch a new Mi MIX smartphone on March 29, alongside the Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11 Pro, and Mi 11 Lite models.

25 Mar 2021

Climate Change

Deadly heatwaves will become more common in South Asia: Scientists

Potentially deadly heatwaves will likely become more commonplace in South Asian countries, including India, in the coming decades even if global warming is limited to 1.5 degree Celsius, according to a new study.

25 Mar 2021

Twitter

Twitter may introduce emoji reactions, downvote option for tweets

In a move resembling the 2015 replacement of Favorites (star icon) with Likes (heart icon), microblogging site Twitter could reportedly introduce emoji reactions and downvotes for tweets.

25 Mar 2021

Amazon

#DealOfTheDay: OnePlus 8 Pro available with benefits worth Rs. 4,500

Looking to buy a premium smartphone? This might be a great deal for you. Amazon is offering a discount of Rs. 3,500 on OnePlus's last-generation flagship, the 8 Pro.

25 Mar 2021

OPPO

OPPO A74 5G, with Snapdragon 480 chipset, appears on Geekbench

OPPO is expected to launch a new mid-range A74 smartphone in the coming weeks.

25 Mar 2021

Ethereum

World's first digital (virtual) house has been sold for $500,000

Not long after NFT or Non-Fungible Tokens took the art world by storm with the sale of a JPG file for $69 million, now someone has sold a virtual house for half a million dollars.

25 Mar 2021

Vivo

Vivo X60 series launched in India, starts at Rs. 38,000

Vivo has launched its X60 series of smartphones in India, which includes the X60, X60 Pro, and X60 Pro+ models. The line-up comes with a starting price-tag of Rs. 37,990 and will go on sale starting April 2.

25 Mar 2021

Realme

Realme 8, 8 Pro to go on sale at 12pm

Realme's newly-launched 8 and 8 Pro smartphones are all set to go on sale in India today at 12pm via Flipkart and Realme.com. They carry a starting price-tag of Rs. 14,999 and Rs. 17,999, respectively.

25 Mar 2021

Nokia Mobiles

HMD Global releases Android 11 update for Nokia 3.2

HMD Global has started rolling out Android 11 update for the Nokia 3.2 model in multiple countries, including India.

24 Mar 2021

Qualcomm

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple Card isn't sexist after all, and more

Back in 2019, prominent Silicon Valley millionaires accused a credit card of being sexist, because their wives were given lower credit limits compared to them.

24 Mar 2021

Apple

Apple Card doesn't discriminate against women, investigation reveals

What do air conditioning, the Dalai Lama, HIV, chess, head injuries, climate change, beer, science, and meritocracy have in common? All of these were considered sexist in the crazy ride that was the last decade.

24 Mar 2021

Realme

Realme 8, 8 Pro launched in India at Rs. 15,000

Realme has launched the 8 series of smartphones in India, which includes the vanilla 8 and 8 Pro models.

iQOO Z3 to feature a 120Hz display and 55W fast-charging

Chinese tech giant iQOO is all set to launch the Z3 model in its home country tomorrow, i.e. March 25.

24 Mar 2021

Realme

Ahead of launch, Realme 8 Pro's design details leaked

Just minutes before the launch event, Realme 8 Pro's renders have been leaked online via tipster Nils Ahnresmeier.

24 Mar 2021

Apple

#DealOfTheDay: iPhone 11 is available with benefits worth Rs. 13,000

If you're planning to gift yourself or someone else a new smartphone, this deal might interest you. Imagine, an Apple premium reseller, is offering the iPhone 11 at an effective price of Rs. 41,900.

24 Mar 2021

Xiaomi Mobiles

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra to feature Samsung's 50MP GN2 sensor

Xiaomi will unveil its latest flagship smartphone, the Mi 11 Ultra on March 29.