Honor shares Magic V2 design story as sales open in China

Honor’s Magic V2 foldable has just launched in China and the company shared the rather interesting design story behind the device. The centerpiece element of the design process is portability and it shows. The handset is considerably thinner and lighter than the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 (10.1 mm vs. 13.4 mm when unfolded and 231 … Read more

Samsung Galaxy M44 surfaces in benchmark listing with surprising chipset

Samsung is working on a new smartphone to bring into the already very crowded mid-range space, and it’s been spotted in the Geekbench online results database today. That’s definitely not out of the ordinary – someone at Samsung has a prototype in hand and is running benchmarks on it. What is a bit more interesting … Read more

Google rolls out automatic AirTag alerts for Android in bid to prevent stalking

Back in May, Google and Apple jointly announced that they were teaming up to prevent unwanted tracking through AirTags and similar devices. Today, Google is announcing that the rollout of unknown tracker alerts is now beginning on devices running Android 6.0 and later. Right now, this only works with AirTags, but Google says it’s working … Read more

OnePlus Open is confirmed to be the name of the company’s first foldable smartphone

As you may already know, today was a big day for Samsung. The Korean company unveiled the Galaxy Z Fold5, Galaxy Z Flip5, Galaxy Watch6 family, and the Galaxy Tab S9 line, all in one huge event held on its home turf. OnePlus didn’t want to be left out of the spotlight, so it responded … Read more

The Infinix GT 10 gaming phones will go on pre-order on August 3 with some freebies

The Flipkart teaser page that went live yesterday now has a launch date for the Infinix GT 10 series – pre-orders will start on August 3 (that’s Thursday next week). And there are some freebies for the first 5,000 customers to pre-order. They will receive the so-called “Pro Gaming Kit”. This includes two add-ons that … Read more

Week 29 in review: Infinix GT 10 Pro leaks, Red Magic 8S Pro goes global

The biggest story of this week was our exclusive scoop of the upcoming Infinix GT 10 Pro – a gaming phone Infinix is readying for the Indian market. It will launch at the beginning of August with a semi-transparent design, a 108MP camera, a Dimensity chipset, and Android 13. ZTE had a couple of launches. … Read more

New teaser officially confirms: the Galaxy Z Flip5 folds flat

Ever since Samsung’s Chinese competitors started churning out foldable smartphones that are able to fully close flat, we’ve been waiting, anxiously, for the Korean company to match them. And, just as many rumors over the past few months had anticipated, it looks like the wait will finally be over next week. Samsung’s Indian arm took … Read more