Nokia 9 PureView performs poorly on DxOMark. If Nokia wants to sell a flagship in great numbers, they need to create a top grade cameraphone that matches and beats what the competition offer to consumers - not to professional photographers.
Will Huawei smartphones sell in the international market without Google apps and services? The next generation of Huawei Android phones from the Huawei Mate 30 do not have a license for Google apps and services.
Without Google services and apps, the Huawei Mate 30 series of smartphones will find it tough moving off the shelves in stores around the world. Reports say Huawei has been unable to get a Google license for them.
In the last two years, embattled Huawei has been gathering accolades from all sides for its smartphones. Its 2019 flagship, Huawei P30 pro, has been crowned the best smartphone of the year by Europe's Expert Imaging and Sound Association.
17 Nokia smartphones - from the most premium to the basic - will be getting updated to Android 10 from last quae=rter of this year to second quarter 2020. Here is the detailed Android 10 update roadmap for Nokia phones.
With Nokia phones being champions and evangelists of the Android Go project, you would have expected to see a model or series from the Finish brand leading Android One sales. You would be wrong. Xiaomi's Mi A-series are the bestselling Android One phones.
Launched in 2017 as a lite app specifically for Android Go Edition devices, Google Go helps users access information fast even in spotty network connection. The app has now been made available to all Android devices everywhere.
Xiaomi, OPPO and Vivo have formed a Cross-Brand File Transfer Alliance to create a seamless file transfer feature that moves photos, videos, songs, documents, etc, at up to 20 MBps across different Android phone brands without the use of any third-party app.
OPPO A1k has come visiting us at MobilityArena, and our first impression is that it is a solidly built and beautiful mid-range smartphone that is targeted at people who want a tastefully designed phone for use on a daily basis.
Thanks to the the US trade ban on Huawei, the Chinese manufacturer cannot load Google services - including Google Maps - on its smartphones. But the company isn't a pushover. It has began work on an alternative to Google Maps.
Tumblr, a microblogging and social networking website founded by David Karp in 2007 has been acquired Automattic, the company behind WordPress. The site is likely to stay the same to the public, but the backend will be rebuilt using WordPress.
The Galaxy Note10 Plus has been around for barely a week, yet DxOMark has reviewed its cameras and published its findings. In a nutshell, Samsung Galaxy Note10+ 5G’s camera is now ranked as the best camera phone.
As the United States government pushes for a global ban of Huawei's network equipment, India's network operators are woriied about a future ban in their country and may exclude Huawei and ZTE from contracts for their 5G networks.
Huawei's custom Android skin, EMUI, is ready with a taste of Android 10 Q, which has just had its public beta released. And the first set of Huawei phones will start getting it in September. Find out what EMUI 10 is all about and which phones are getting it.
Huawei officially has officially revealed Harmony OS, its in-house operating system that can be deployed in every kind of device, including smartphones, smart TVs, car kits, smart speakers, smartwatches, and more.
After the launch of the F11 Pro in Nigeria earlier this year, OPPO Mobile is tackling the mid-range market in the country with two models, OPPO A1k and OPPO A5s. Both devices are available from retailers already.
An upcoming update will bring greater freedom to WhatsApp users. The app will no longer sign users out from their smartphones if they login from other devices., giving them the liberty to use their WhatsApp account on multiple devices at the same time.
A Xiaomi smartphone with integrated solar panel may be on the way to the market, thanks to a patent filing by the Chinese company filed in 2018. It won't be the first solar phone, but will it be the first to succeed?
Roll out the drums and trumpets for realme. Selling 10 million smartphones in the space of 14 months is no small achievement, but also getting into the top 10 OEMs list globally makes it an even more fantastic achievement.
This looks like a race between Realme and Redmi to be the first to the market with a 64MP camera. In reality, what we want to know is which of the two smartphone brands will make the better 64MP camera. Who will surprise us?
When you now say to Google Assistant, "Read my messages", it will display a pop-up listing all your most recent messages, reads the list out loud, including the app the message is coming from and name of sender, so you can dictate or type your response.
Because just "Instagram" and "WhatsApp" are not good enough, Facebook has initiated plans to rebrand those two apps with longer names so everyone knows who is boss! Where is that dislike button when one needs it?
A portable personal, wearable air conditioner is a great idea, and lots of people must think so, because Sony's Reon Pocket has exceeded its crowdfunding target and is on course to being shipped in early 2020.
What comes after the Samsung Galaxy A10, A20, A30, A40, A50, A60, A70, and A80 models? The naming of the next genration of Galaxy A phones is simple and logical. Props to you if you make a right guess.
We love phones here and phones love us. They often come visiting, and the latest in our long list is the Nokia 2.2. It offers pure Android 9 Pie, a Google Assistant button, guaranteed software and security updates for 2 and 3 years respectively. How it all works together is what we are curious about.
Samsung's first foldable phone has been dogged by structural issues and the launch date was postponed. The company says the issues have been fixed now and the Samsung Galaxy Fold will start selling from September.
Feature phones with 4G LTE/VoLTE functionality are becoming a more mainstream thing, because a person can want just the basics along with cutting edge broadband connectivity, no? Say hello to the Nokia 220 4G.
It is a game of chess or musical chairs. Apple swings from Qualcomm to Intel and back for modems, leaving the latter in the lurch without a customer. And perhaps it is Apple that shall own Intel's modem business at the end of the day.
A big 6.3-inch waterdrop screen, Android 9 Pie, a Helio P35 processor, a big 6350 mAh battery, fingerprint reader, face unlock, NFC, 16MP selfie camera, a 16MP dual camera, and a $200 price tag. Say hello to the Ulefone Power 6.
Thanks to our always-connected smartphones, we live in a world of constant distratctions. The Boring Phone strips away all of those distracting features and puts a functional phone with the most essential tools in your hands.