ZTE is estimated to lose $3.1 billion due to US ban

ZTE is estimated to lose $3.1 billion due to US ban

If you are following the latest news you certainly know that ZTE finds itself in hot water, after the US firms were banned from supplying it due to its breach of trade embargo. Following that the company was forced to cease its main operations,...

HTC U12+ takes second place in DxOMark mobile camera ranking

HTC U12+ takes second place in DxOMark mobile camera ranking

HTC has just released its U12+ flagship smartphone and DxOMark has published its assessment of the dual camera. The Ultrapixel camera got an overall score of 103 points on 106 for its still photos and 95 for video recording. This puts it in second...

Apple starts manufacturing its 7nm A12 chips

Apple starts manufacturing its 7nm A12 chips

Samsung and TSMC have been Apple's suppliers of chips for their iPhones for years now, but the latest report suggests that this year's 7nm A12 Apple chips will only come from TSMC. This is because the Korean giant will only be able to achieve scale...

Meizu M6T Geekbench outing reveals Spreadtrum SoC

Meizu M6T Geekbench outing reveals Spreadtrum SoC

Meizu's upcoming M6T smartphone has been spotted in the Geekbench database. The listing for the device reveals a Spreadtrum SC9850 SoC, Android 7.1.1 OS, and 2GB RAM. Curiously, the SC9850 comes with a 1.3GHz quad-core CPU, which contradicts...

MIUI 10 is also officially arriving on May 31

MIUI 10 is also officially arriving on May 31

Yesterday Xiaomi announced via Weibo it will unveil the next flagship called Mi 8 on May 31. Today the account of the Mi user interface also posted an image, revealing that MIUI 10 will be showcased to the audience during the same event in...

Samsung Galaxy A6/A6+ land in UAE

Samsung Galaxy A6/A6+ land in UAE

The Samsung Galaxy A6/A6+ went official earlier this month, and hit shelves in India and parts of Europe since. Now, another country got the mid-rangers - UAE. Both A6 and A6+ are now listed on the company's local website with links to online and...

Instagram introduces ability to mute accounts

Instagram introduces ability to mute accounts

Instagram has introduced a new feature dubbed Mute. As the name suggests, the functionality allows you to mute accounts, or in other words hide their posts without unfollowing them. The feature can be accessed by heading to the Options (...) menu...

Alcatel 3V arriving in US next week for $150

Alcatel 3V arriving in US next week for $150

Alcatel is bringing its 3V smartphone to the United States. In a press release, the company announced the device will be available in the region starting next week. Amazon will be offering the carrier unlocked model for $150. For a budget...

Lenovo Z5 Portrait Mode camera samples officially outed

Lenovo Z5 Portrait Mode camera samples officially outed

Lenovo's upcoming Z5 is an intriguing smartphone, undoubtedly. Judging by past teasers, it should come with a record-breaking screen-to-body ratio, but apparently it will also have other distinguishing traits. A dual rear camera system capable of...

Xiaomi officially arrived in France today

Xiaomi officially arrived in France today

As announced earlier this month, today Xiaomi made its official debut in France. The company has opened an authorized store in Paris, at 39 Boulevard de Sebastopol. It's also commenced sales of its devices through its new online store for the French...

HTC U12+ gets benchmarked with Snapdragon 845 and 6GB of RAM

HTC U12+ gets benchmarked with Snapdragon 845 and 6GB of RAM

HTC is finally presenting its next flagship smartphone at an event tomorrow. It's not that the upcoming U12+ is still a mystery or anything like that, though. The phone has been leaking like crazy in the past few weeks. Earlier today HTC itself...

Meizu sets Meizu M6T event for May 29

Meizu sets Meizu M6T event for May 29

Meizu has sent out invites to the unveiling of the Meizu M6T. The event will take place on May 29 in Beijing, and the invites themselves are rather unorthodox. Meizu printed out the date and M6T on a paper tickets and t-shirts with some clever...