It didn’t take long for Realme to confirm the unveiling of its first smartphone, the Realme Flash, following news of its new MagDart magnetic wireless charging solutions – a first for Android users.
There are likely a lot of people who still don’t know the Vivo name, although anyone who visits this site will of course not be included, nor those who saw the branding emblazoned on everything in the recent Euro 2020 championship!
Huawei announces unified HarmonyOS across product segments, with five new products (watch, tablet, monitors)
Huawei has officially launched HarmonyOS across its whole market of products, from smartphones and accessories, to future compatible IoT products it hopes to see released from third-parties.
A round-up of news in the last week.
The deal to get a free Google Stadia Premier Edition (Stadia Controller and Chromecast Ultra) applies to anyone buying OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro, OnePlus 8 Pro, OnePlus 8T or OnePlus Nord.
Vodafone customers using the VeryMe rewards service on the My Vodafone app can now get two Vue Cinema tickets for just £7, and do so every week.
Lots of companies are announcing the ability to run Android 12 Beta on some of their devices, but Realme used the opportunity to also announce the flagship Realme GT is getting a global launch soon…
MediaTek has created a huge range of 5G-enabled chips to suit every market segment, with the 900 series being the latest addition.
A round-up of some of the smaller bits of news in the last week.
The ultra-affordable watch offers 24 hour heart rate and blood oxygen monitoring, as well as being the first TicWatch to keep track of skin temperature.
Following a high-profile mishap in recent years, TÜV Rheinland is the place the industry visits for independent safety and quality checks. The company specialises in the testing and assessment of new products, and issuing certification for all required safety standards.
LG has now made it official; that’s it for its smartphone operation. Instead, it will now focus efforts on other growth areas, like EV components, smart homes, AI, and b2b solutions.
London to Brighton rail passengers to get seamless 5G coverage following deal with Network Rail and Cellnex UK
Phone coverage has always been rather hit and miss when travelling by train, but this latest deal promises continuous 5G connectivity on the Brighton Mainline that runs from London to Brighton.
Vodafone is offering its own take on BT’s broadband service, adding a Wi-Fi coverage guarantee and mobile data backup.
OnePlus sends out teasers for upcoming OnePlus 9 launch; includes ice cream for astronauts in invitation pack
The new OnePlus 9 family will launch soon under the strapline ‘Something new is on the horizon’.
Oppo made a series of non-phone announcements at the Chinese trade event this week.
Petal Maps, Huawei’s alternative to Google Maps, has now gained route planning for walkers, cyclists and public transport users.
Sky Mobile has revealed a lot of customers have accumulated spare data, and now it can be shared with those who might need it more during lockdown.