Vernee Apollo With 6GB of RAM, 5.5-Inch QHD Force Touch Display Revealed

China-based brand Vernee this week unveiled its flagship smartphone, the Apollo. The highlight of the Vernee Apollo phone is it packs 6GB of RAM which was visible on the currently unveiled Vivo Xplay5 Elite.

every other outstanding characteristic is it packs MediaTek’s most up-to-date Helio X20 (MT6797) SoC which become found out at an occasion in China on Wednesday.

in step with Android Authority, the Vernee Apollo smartphone will characteristic a five.five-inch QHD show with force touch (pressure touchy touch show) capability and could percent 128GB of in-built storage. The handset is stated to recreation 21-megapixel rear digicam with Sony IMX230 sensor and additionally houses an eight-megapixel the front digicam. it is in all likelihood to include a USB type-C port. On layout, the Apollo smartphone is said to sport all-metallic layout. sadly, the chinese language organization has not detailed all the specs of the handset or has found out information about the force contact feature on the Apollo smartphone, although it did confirm the Android 6.0 Marshmallow version.

we are able to expect the business enterprise to show all the info on innards as well as pricing and availability at the time of release.

MediaTek at the equal occasion showed that the deca-core Helio X20 (MT6797) aimed toward excessive-give up marketplace will hit the market next month. To bear in mind, the Helio X20 is built on top of tri-cluster CPU architecture and turned into first showcased last yr. on the time of release, MediaTek had additionally claimed that the Helio X20 turned into global’s first mobile processor to have tri-cluster CPU structure, which homes three processor clusters.

on the side-lines, MediaTek on Thursday also unveiled a slightly progressed and extra powerful Helio X25 SoC.

ZTE Blade V580 With Fingerprint Sensor, Metal Body Launched

chinese language telecommunications giant ZTE earlier this week made its Blade D2 phone available to shop for in Vietnam. It has now released every other cellphone in Japan, the Blade V580, listing it at the location-uniquewireless website.

The ZTE Blade V580 may be pre-ordered most effective in Japan for now with a price tag of JPY 27,800 (more or less Rs. sixteen,six hundred). it’s going to start shipping from March 25 this yr. The phone’s availability details outdoor the area aren’t yet regarded. The phone sports a ‘excessive-precision’ wi-fingerprint at the lower back that also works as a digital camera shutter button except for different security functions.

As mentioned on the internet site, the dual-SIM (Nano SIM+Nano SIM) supporting ZTE Blade V580 is manufactured from a metal body. It capabilities a wiwireless.5wireless-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) decision show and runs Android wi-fi.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. An octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor clocked at 1.3GHz clubbed with 2GB of RAM powers the phone. The ZTE Blade V580 additionally homes 16GB of built in garage, which should not be an wi-fi for customers as they could increase it via a microSD card (up to 32GB). the second one SIM slot within the handset also acts as a microSD card slot.

The Blade V580 sports activities a 13-megapixel rear digital camera with LED flash in conjunction with a wi-fi-megapixel front-dealing with camera. at the connectivity the front, the smartphone supports 4G LTE, c084d04ddacadd4b971ae3d98fecfb2a 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS and Micro-USB connectivity. The handset measures 77.2×155.3×8.6mm and weighs 165 grams. it is subsidized with the aid of a 3000mAh battery and might be available in Silver and grey coloration variations.

ZTE in advance this week unveiled its Blade D2 cellphone. The handset’ key characteristic is its 4000mAh battery, which as according to the company can also act as a battery charger for other smartphones.

Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) With 4.5-Inch Display, 4G Support Goes Official

Samsung’s Galaxy J1 (2016) telephone made a brief look at one of the company’s physical retail companions in Dubai returned in January. The business enterprise but made no declaration regarding the launch at that time.

Samsung has now made the Galaxy J1 (2016) wireless in Russia. The cellphone has been listed on the company’s site with out pricing and availability info. In January, the physical retailer had recommended a charge tag of AED 499 (kind of Rs. nine,000) though we are able to expect that to trade considering modern-day marketplace conditions as well as foreign exchange quotes.

The wi-ficial list of the Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) comes hours after the Samsung Galaxy J1 mini turned into listed at the employer’s Philippines website online. similar to the Galaxy J1 (2016), there was no word on the wi-fi and pricing of the Galaxy J1 mini.

For wireless, Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) capabilities a four.wiwireless-inch WVGA (480×800 pixels) tremendous Amoled show and is powered by a quad-center processor clocked at 1.3GHz clubbed with 1GB of RAM. there’s 8GB of inbuilt garage and the handset helps expandable storage via microSD card (as much as 128GB).

The Android wi-fi.1 Lollipop-based totally Galaxy J1 (2016) supports twin-SIM cards (each Micro-SIM). It sports a 5wireless-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash and also homes a 2-megapixel front digital camera. The handset measures 132.6×69.3×8.9mm and weighs 131 grams. It helps 4G LTE, GPRS/ part, 3G, 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and Micro-USB connectivity alternatives. The handset is sponsored by using a 2050mAh battery. The Galaxy J1 (2016) might be available in Black, Gold, and White colours.

iPhone With 5.8-Inch Oled Display to Launch in 2017-2018: Report

In 2014, Apple brought two new screen sizes to its iPhone lineup: 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch. It appears the Cupertino-primarily based employer plans to provide its users one greater choice as quickly as subsequent year. consistent with a document, Apple is running on a 5.8-inch iPhone with an Oled show and a release time-body currently set for 2017 or 2018.

A document through Taiwanese publication Digitimes claims that Apple will launch an iPhone with a five.eight-inch Oled display in “either 2018 or earlier in 2017.” The record similarly ignites the speculation approximately Apple ditching lcd show technology on iPhone in favour of Oled.

The record also claims that Apple will side with Samsung for the supply of the display. in advance reviews declare that Apple became in talks with Apple in addition to Japan show and LG. Digitimes reviews that LG and Japan display can be “becoming a member of in later.”

this is in comparison to an in advance file which stated that Apple had opened a mystery manufacturing laboratory in Taiwan to focus on growing the brand new display technology. The organization supposedly had greater than 50 engineers and different employees operating on growing the brand new displays.

in line with estimations through the guides, the manufacturing of Oled shows ought to see a widespread output within the first yr. It believes that over 50-million of Oled-geared up iPhone fashions will deliver in the first yr of its first availability.

The Oled display gives brighter output, deeper black degree whilst taking fewer actual estate – thinner than the liquid crystal display panel currently utilised on iPhone fashions. additionally, the display may also be extra energy green.

only time will inform how precisely Apple’s plans pan out with its customers. in the interim, anybody is extra inquisitive about understanding what Apple plans to launch at its intended March 21 event. reviews claim that the Apple could be utilising the event to release a four-inch iPhone dubbed iPhone SE, a 9.7-inch iPad pro, and new Apple Watch models and bands.

Xolo Black 1X Gets Another Price Cut in India

Xolo on Tuesday introduced another price cut for its the Black 1X phone. To bear in mind, the telephone changed into wi-first launched in November wi-final yr at Rs. nine,999. It noticed its wi-first fee drop in January this year, bringing the charge to Rs. 8,999. The phone is now available at Rs. 7,999.

The Xolo Black 1X is the second one handset within the agency’s premium Black lineup. The Black 1X has a tumbler again and also sports activities leather wi-finishingwireless at the top and the lowest of the frame.

As for the wi-fispeciwiwireless, the Xolo Black 1X sports activities a 5wireless-inch complete-HD (1080×1920 pixels) show covered by a coating of Dragontrail Glass. it’s miles powered by way of a sixty four-bit capable MediaTek MT6753 octa-middle SoC clocked at 1.3GHz with 450MHz Mali-T720 GPU, paired with 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of inner garage which can be extended the usage of a microSD card.

different functions of the handset include a 13-megapixel rear-digicam with LED flash, a 5wireless-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash, and a 2400mAh battery. The twin-SIM succesful telephone helps 4G Indian LTE bands, 3G HSPA+, c084d04ddacadd4b971ae3d98fecfb2a 802.eleven b/g/n, Bluetooth and other wellknown connectivity alternatives.

on the software program front, the handset runs Android wiwireless.1 Lollipop with HIVE Atlas UI walking on top of it. The handset comes in only Black colour option.

Moto G4 Play With 5-Inch Display, Snapdragon 410 SoC Launched

Motorola on Tuesday unveiled its new Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus smartphones. The Lenovo-owned company shortly after revealing another fourth-generation Moto G smartphone, the Moto G4 Play aka Moto G Play.

Motorola has confirmed that the Moto G4 Play will go on sale starting mid-summer 2016 though has not revealed any pricing details. We can expect the company to announce it near release. Interested consumers can sign-up to get availability details of the Motorola Moto G4 Play. Notably, the new Moto G4 Play is currently listed only in the US.

Unlike the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus, the Moto G4 Play features a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display with a pixel density of 294ppi. The smartphone is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 SoC clocked at 1.2GHz paired with 2GB of RAM and the Adreno 306 GPU. The handset packs 16GB of storage and also supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 128GB).


The Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow-based Moto G4 Play supports a single Micro-SIM card and comes with water repellent nano-coating. It sports an 8-megapixel rear camera f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. The rear camera comes with features such as tap anywhere to capture, burst mode, auto HDR, panorama, drag to focus & exposure, and can record full-HD videos at 30 fps. There is a 5-megapixel front camera with display flash also on board. The Moto G4 Play comes with GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, A-GPS, and Micro-USB connectivity options. The handset comes in Black and White colours.

It packs an accelerometer, proximity sensor, and ambient light sensor. Motorola has also promised that the Moto G4 Play will offer two years of free storage at original quality in Google Photos app. It ships with 2800mAh battery and is claimed to offer full-day battery life. The smartphone is compatible with 10W rapid charger which is sold separately.

iPhone 7 Leaked Image Shows New Antenna Band Design

The iPhone 7 is essentially rumoured to ditch the antenna bands at the lower back and sport a easy metal appearance. Now a new photo leak gives us a observe in which Apple can be moving the antenna bands to.

a brand new photo of the iPhone 7 has surfaced on chinese social networking website online Weibo, displaying us the brand new placement of the antenna bands. This photograph was first stated by means of LetemSvetemApplem, and it shows that Apple is looking to shift the antenna bands to the pinnacle and backside edges of the device. The strains will spread via the top and the bottom and cease simply on the curve.

The photo additionally reveals an extra hole beneath the microphone opening next to the digicam. whilst you’ll best make assumptions, a Weibo user seems to think that Apple can be bringing laser autofocus guide to the iPhone 7. If this is real, it’ll significantly enhance the cellphone digital camera’s low light performance, and even help attention on objects quicker.
there is no twin digicam setup that has been largely rumoured, however alternatively that function is predicted to be specific only to the larger version – the iPhone 7 seasoned or iPhone 7 Plus, and this image appears to be of the 4.7-inch iPhone 7 variation. lamentably, the photograph in addition confirms that the digicam bump will live on the iPhone 7 as nicely – but does no longer display if the three.5mm headphone jack will stay.

The iPhone 7 is closely anticipated to come with a clever Connector, and, there were conflicting reports approximately whether or not the 3.5mm headphone jack will continue to be. the larger variant will also get a bump to 3GB RAM to house the dual camera setup. There also are rumours of Apple ditching the aluminium and going for an all glass enclosure for its upcoming phone. finally, the iPhone 7 is also tipped to be water resistant, and could recreation a force contact domestic button.

anyhow, the authentic details on the brand new iPhone devices won’t be acknowledged until September. in the meantime, Apple providers Foxconn and Pegatron are said to have began mass hiring at their factories in China for the production of the iPhone 7. A Taiwanese file (through CNBC) indicates that Foxconn has listed a job posting on its homepage in which they’re looking for a large variety of urgent employees. This might be the primary time the two agencies have started hiring so early, indicating that the new iPhone 7 production may additionally have already started.

Panasonic Eluga I2 Gets 2GB, 3GB RAM Models With VoLTE Support

panasonic on Wednesday launched new variants of its Eluga I2 cellphone with bumped up reminiscence as well as storage and a better front-going through camera. The Panasonic Eluga I2 will now be to be had in 2GB of RAM and 3GB of RAM alternatives priced at Rs. 7,990 and Rs. 8,990 respectively.

other than the RAM, the brand new Eluga I2 versions have also acquired an upgraded front camera. the two-megapixel the front digicam earlier seen at the Eluga I2 cellphone has been changed by the 5wireless-megapixel camera. The telephone is also receiving VoLTE (Voice over LTE) assist. To remember, the Eluga I2 released last yr did not guide 4G. the brand new fashions may be to be had with free protective display defend worth Rs. 399.

The employer provides that the Panasonic Eluga I2 also receives built in storage bump. each new editions of the Eluga I2 p.c. 16GB of storage that’s expandable via microSD card (as much as 32GB). relaxation of the wi-fispeciwiwireless of the Eluga I2 are equal.

The Panasonic Eluga I2 capabilities a wiwireless-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS show, and is powered via a 1GHz quad-center processor. It houses an 8-megapixel rear digital camera with LED flash.

Connectivity options at the Eluga I2 consist of  802.11 b/g/n, GPRS/ facet, 3G, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth other than 4G. The handset features an ambient mild sensor, an accelerometer, and a proximity sensor. Sized at a hundred and forty four.2×71.2×8.8mm, the cellphone is sponsored by way of a 2000mAh battery and weighs a hundred thirty five grams. in addition, the handset comes with help for 21 local languages and can be available in steel Silver, metal Gold, and steel gray colour versions.

Commenting on the launch, Pankaj Rana, enterprise Head, Mobility division, Panasonic India, said, “With the release of Eluga I2 product editions, we’re strengthening our product line up for the distribution channel that we have created for TIER I/II/III towns, masking 300 districts of India, served with the aid of 254 local distributors and 15000 retailers. we’re wi-fi that the smartphone may be very well received by way of tech-savvy children clients, with its excessive performance capabilities and aggressive pricing.”