Steam Deck's Competitors Rising; Razer Prepares Its Own 'Console'
Jacob Blazewicz, 29 September 2022, 13:48
The Razer Edge 5G will be the next portable gaming device. The question is, is it more in the vein of Steam Deck or the recently revealed Logitech G?
Android 12 Launch Date Leaked
Miriam Moszczynska, 14 September 2021, 15:53
The new Android is coming very soon. Last week marked the release of Android 12 Beta 5, the last test version before the launch. According to leaks, the finished system is expected to appear in early October.
Future of Smartphone Market is at Stake; Mediatek Bests Qualcomm
bachehe, 08 September 2021, 16:08
Taiwanese company MediaTek overtakes Qualcom. The gigantic increase in sales suggests quite a change in the mobile chipset market.
AMD GPUs Not Only in Samsung Flagships - A-series Leak
Arkadiusz Strzala, 06 September 2021, 17:11
Thanks to the agreement between Samsung and AMD, flagship smartphones are expected to come to graphics chips based on the RDNA 2 technology. According to leaks, we may also find them in cheaper models of the A series.
Apple Will Track Our Movements to Save Energy
Pingwin, 02 September 2021, 10:31
Both cameras and data from other Apple hardware will be used to detect if we are using the device at any given time.
Ray Tracing Also in Samsung Smartphones
Martin Nothing, 02 June 2021, 10:42
Soon ray tracing will hit mobile device. All thanks to the cooperation between Samsung and AMD, in which the smartphones of the South Korean company will be used RDNA 2-based graphics chips.
One Billion Android Smartphones Vulnerable to Eavesdropping
Michal Ciezadlik, 07 May 2021, 15:33
A large vulnerability in Qualcomm's component security systems has been discovered. The consequence of the security hole could expose many Android smartphones to eavesdropping.
No More LG Smartphones, but There Will be Updates to Android 12
Michal Ciezadlik, 06 April 2021, 15:23
Reports from earlier this year have been confirmed. LG is withdrawing from the smartphone market. The Korean tech giant announced the decision yesterday. However, it was promised that existing models will receive an update to Android 11 or even 12.
Shortages are Starting to Affect Smartphones as Well
Konrad Sarzynski, 15 March 2021, 15:29
GPUs, PS5 and Xbox Series X/S consoles may soon be joined by smartphones. Problems with the availability of new Qualcom chips, including the flagship Snapdragon 888, have become a serious problem for major hardware manufacturers.
Xiaomi Prepares a Smartphone With 200W Charging; Full Battery in 10 Minutes
Michael Kulakowski, 09 March 2021, 19:53
The latest leaks indicate that Xiaomi does not stop working on new technologies for fast charging of smartphone batteries. In fact, the Chinese manufacturer is expected to introduce a phone with 200W charging to stores later this year.
In Post-soviet Russia Smartphones are Charged by You
Filip Wegrzyn, 17 February 2021, 14:52
Researchers from Moscow's MISIS University showed off the results of their latest project. The idea is a technology that would enable us to charge a smartphone using our own body heat.
Is This What Android 12 Will Look Like?
Bart Swiatek, 10 February 2021, 14:33
Thanks to several screenshots, discovered by the editors of one of the industry websites, we learned what the new version of Google's mobile OS - Android 12 - will probably look like.
iPhone Apps Will Ask If They Can Track You
Jan Kasprzak, 31 January 2021, 19:43
Apple will soon introduce App Tracking Transparency on iPhones and iPads. Apps will ask users for permission to collect and use data.
Xiaomi Unveils Revolutionary Wireless Charging
Bart Swiatek, 29 January 2021, 16:05
Chinese company Xiaomi revealed its new technology - the so-called Mi Air Charge allows for wireless charging of devices up to several meters from the charger.
LG Likely to Pull Out of Smartphone Market
Bartlomiej Sagan, 21 January 2021, 20:05
There have been reports suggesting that LG is pulling out of the phone market. While the company is an honored Android-based smartphone manufacturer, it has been performing below expectations with sales of its devices.
Samsung's PR Slip Caused by Sending Tweet From an iPhone
Bart Swiatek, 14 January 2021, 14:06
Samsung has suffered its first slip-up of 2021. The official Twitter feed of Samsung Mobile US Twitter published a post sent from competitor's device.
iPhone 12 Mini Disappoints Apple
Tom Borys, 07 January 2021, 20:35
The latest sales numbers show that out of the four iPhone models released last year, the mini version has fared worst in the US market. It fared tragically, in fact.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Sold Without Charger; First Details Revealed
Paul Musiolik, 28 December 2020, 12:00
Xiaomi follows in Apple's footsteps and removes chargers from the boxes of its flagships. The first device to see this move is Xiaomi Mi 11.
iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max May Finally Get 120Hz Refresh Rate
Filip Wegrzyn, 15 December 2020, 16:52
There is a good chance that the displays on Apple smartphones will eventually support a 120Hz refresh rate. This is said to happen with the launch of iPhone 13.
Samsung Mocked Apple; Now It Wants to Sell Smartphones Without Chargers
Bart Swiatek, 08 December 2020, 15:51
A certain Brazilian tech website reports that Samsung intends to sell Galaxy S21 smartphones without chargers - just like Apple. As you may remember, the Koreans had previously mocked the idea.
Windows 10 Runs Faster on Mac Than Microsoft's Own Surface Pro X
Bart Swiatek, 02 December 2020, 13:28
Geekbench 4 and Geekbench 5 benchmarks prove that the dedicated ARM version of Windows 10 works very well on a Mac equipped with an M1 processor developed by Apple. The hardware performs better than the Surface X Pro from Microsoft.
iPhone Not So Waterproof After All? $12M Fine for Apple in Italy
Bart Swiatek, 01 December 2020, 14:39
The Italian consumer protection authority, AGCM, found that Apple was misleading customers about the waterproofness of its smartphones and imposed a fine of $12 million on the company.
With iOS 15 Apple May End Support for Older Smartphones
Bart Swiatek, 23 November 2020, 12:24
A rumor that appeared on the web suggests that with the release of the fifteenth version of iOS, Apple may plan to discontinue support for older devices.
Huawei Sells Honor Sub-brand
Bartlomiej Sagan, 17 November 2020, 17:32
Recent rumors have suggested the sale of the Honor sub-brand by Huawei. Today, reports have been confirmed.
iPhone 12 Launches; Users Report Problems
Bartlomiej Sagan, 16 November 2020, 18:50
Another great hardware launch did not go according to plan. Users of the iPhone 12 family of devices report a couple of problems afflicting the new smartphones.
5G on iPhone 12 Makes Short Work of Battery
Arkadiusz Strzala, 22 October 2020, 15:38
The first tests of iPhone 12 prove that the battery is not among its strong points. As if that wasn't enough, active 5G mode has a significant effect on battery depletion speed. It grows by almost 20%.
iPhone 12 Unlikely to Support 5G in Dual SIM Mode
Bart Swiatek, 20 October 2020, 16:30
A leak that appeared on Reddit suggests that iPhone 12 will not support the 5G standard when using Dual SIM mode.
New iPhone Models Becoming Increasingly More Expensive?
Arkadiusz Strzala, 15 October 2020, 19:36
Reddit user came up with the idea of comparing prices for Apple phones on a chart, starting with the very first iPhone. The author took inflation into account and published the chart on the forum. Are Apple's smartphones getting more and more expensive?
EU Citizens Will be Able to Remove Pre-installed Phone Apps
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 01 October 2020, 12:24
The European Union will address the problem of applications pre-installed on our devices by manufacturers and operators.
Google Accidentally Leaks Price of Pixel 5
Bart Swiatek, 28 September 2020, 13:23
The Japanese branch of Google accidentally revealed the price of the Google Pixel 5 smartphone. The device should cost around $700 and launch on September 30.
Apple May be Planning 5.4-inch iPhone 12 Mini
Bart Swiatek, 22 September 2020, 10:21
According to industry analyst Ming-Chi Kuo and the well-known leaker l0vetodream, Apple will offer customers a smaller model of iPhone 12, named „mini”. The device may have a 5.4-inch display.
Android 11 Available; Outline of New Features
Arkadiusz Strzala, 09 September 2020, 14:44
Upgrade to Android version 11 is now available on selected phone models. Owners of these devices can now see the changes and new features.
Apple Achieves Total Domination in Smartphone Sales
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 02 September 2020, 14:39
Apple has dominated the top ten best-selling phones in the world. Poor performance of the competition.
Worst Smartphone Sales Since 2013
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 26 August 2020, 16:19
Smartphone sales results from the first half of 2020 show biggest drops in history.
New Blackberry With 5G, Android and Keyboard in 2021
Bart Swiatek, 20 August 2020, 19:56
Thanks to the cooperation between BlackBerry, OnwardMobility and FIH Mobile, a new version of the iconic BlackBerry phone will be created. The device will have a keyboard and will run on Android. We can also expect compatibility with the modern 5G network.
Smartphone Will Check Whether We're Drunk?
Bart Swiatek, 19 August 2020, 13:23
Researchers from Stanford University and the University of Pittsburgh are working on a technology to detect the state of alcoholic intoxication by analyzing the way a smartphone user moves.
US Secret Service Bought Information About Smartphone Users
Michael Kulakowski, 18 August 2020, 19:46
Vice reports that the U.S. Secret Service has circumvented laws requiring it to obtain a court order to track citizens. It was doing so by buying geolocation data from mobile app manufacturers using proxies. The practice was used for many years.
Android 11 has Higher Hardware Requirements Than Windows 10
Bart Swiatek, 27 July 2020, 11:34
It seems that the full version of Android 11 has greater requirements than Microsoft's latets Windows OS. Google OS will be installed only on phones equipped with more than 2 GB of memory. Weaker smartphones will have to use the shafted version called Android GO.
Fall and Scratch-resistant Smartphones? Maybe With Gorilla Glass Victus
Bart Swiatek, 24 July 2020, 12:20
Corning presented Gorilla Glass Victus - a new version of glass used to make smartphone screens. The manufacturer ensures that this time we can expect exceptional resistance to both falls from heights and minor scratches.
Good Little Smartphone With 3-inch Display, 6 GB RAM and Android 10
Bart Swiatek, 23 July 2020, 14:43
Chinese company Unihertz announced Jelly 2 - a small smartphone with decent components, which is to be the successor of Jelly from 2017. The device will be on sale later this year.
App Will Use Smartphone to Check Our Mental Health
Bart Swiatek, 21 July 2020, 10:47
Researchers at Dalhousie University in Canada have developed the PROSIT app, which allows for monitoring of the mental health of users by analyzing the way they use their smartphone.
Hackers can Attack a Quick Charger to Burn Your Phone
Bart Swiatek, 21 July 2020, 10:15
Experts from the Chinese company Xuanwu Lab have discovered a dangerous security gap that allows the quick charger to be hacked and consequently used to melt or ignite the device connected to it.
iPhone 12 May Suffer From Weak Battery
Bart Swiatek, 14 July 2020, 11:50
According to rumors based on certification documents for new batteries registered by Apple, iPhone 12 smartphones may have less capacious cells than their predecessors.
Apple Will Enable Us to Restrict Apps' Access to Data
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 10 July 2020, 14:59
Apple takes our privacy seriously. It will let us choose what we want to share and with whom.
New Samsung and Apple Smartphones Sold Without Charger
Arkadiusz Strzala, 09 July 2020, 15:18
Soon we may not find a charger in the box of our new Samsung or Apple smartphone. The companies intend to remove this element from the new sets.
Users Report Samsung Galaxy Smartphones are Getting Flooded With Ads
Mateusz Popielak, 01 July 2020, 14:27
More and more users of Samsung Galaxy smartphones complain about the large number of ads. They appear in many of the deafault apps.
Apple Embarrasses Google and Samsung - Old iPhones Get Updates
Mateusz Popielak, 23 June 2020, 13:05
Apple has announced that it will upgrade its iOS system to version 14 for 16 device models. Updates will be available for smartphones even from 2015 - e.g. iPhone 6S.
Asus Reveals Phone With Overclocked CPU
Bart Swiatek, 17 June 2020, 18:17
Info on the specs of Asus ROG Phone 3 appeared on the web. It looks like it will be one of the most efficient phones on the market - it will be equipped with an overclocked Snapdragon 865 CPU. Unfortunately, there is also bad news - like many other modern models, the device will have no headphone jack.
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 Launches Tomorrow
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 10 June 2020, 12:36
Tomorrow, on June 11, the fifth generation of the popular Xiaomi Mi Band will be on sale.
Xiaomi's First 16 GB RAM Smartphone is Coming
Mateusz Popielak, 09 June 2020, 19:54
There have been rumors on the web about the new Xiaomi smartphone. It is suspected that the Chinese giant is working on a device with 16 GB of RAM.