iPhone 7 mock ups caught on video
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 08 August 2016 10:10

iPhone 7 mock ups caught on video


No 3.5-mm audio

We are roughly just a month away from the iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus launch. The iPhone 6SE seems like a more appropriate name since we don’t expect any big upgrade from these phones,  but then again, maybe we'll be surprised. 

Asus Zenfone 3 ships to Malaysia
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 08 August 2016 09:47

Asus Zenfone 3 ships to Malaysia


First Snapdragon 821 to ship soon 

Since early June, we have been closing windows on our summer advent calendar waiting for the Snapdragon 821 based Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe. Now it seems that the Asus Santa Claws is visting Malaysia first.

Snapdragon 820 could be in the 2016 Nexus
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 08 August 2016 09:27

Snapdragon 820 could be in the 2016 Nexus


Made by HTC

Google is preparing to refresh the 2016 Nexus codenamed Marlin and Sailfish. Someone tested this phone on the GFXbench and revealed that the Sailfish is a 5.0-inch phone with Snapdragon 820.

Xiaomi VR Play is out
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 05 August 2016 13:06

Xiaomi VR Play is out


No pricing but comes with Leopard

Xiaomi VR Play is the official name for the VR from the Apple of China. The company aims to support 4.7 to 5.7 inch phones and comes with unique two way zip designed VR glasses.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 starts at €849
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Friday, 05 August 2016 13:04

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 starts at €849


Pre-orders on August 16

The Exynos powered Samsung Galaxy Note 7 starts at € 849 in the German market. This is not really cheap, but at least the phone comes with 64GB storage which should be more than enough for most people. 

Intel Basis wearable killed off
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 04 August 2016 11:01

Intel Basis wearable killed off


Overheating problems

Back in March 2014 Intel  acquired Basis, a smartwatch manufacturer, and integrated this company in its wearable / IoT dream. Now, just two years later Intel has decided to recall all Basis watches due to overheating problems.

Windows anniversary update farks Fudzilla
Published in News
Thursday, 04 August 2016 10:09

Windows anniversary update farks Fudzilla


Facelift creates bundle of issues

I am a big supporter of Windows 10 and the operating system works quite well. I didn’t complain that it took me more than 10 tries to update to Windows 10 as it didn’t like some of the gazillion USB drivers I had on my machine. 

Samsung Note 7 ships on August 19
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 04 August 2016 09:39

Samsung Note 7 ships on August 19


$849.99 at T-Mobile US

Samsung has revealed its 5.7 inch curved AMOLED phone that comes with its new iris scanner and as was the case with Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge it will ship with both Snapdragon 820 and Exynos depending on the market. 

Vernee Mars announces Helio P20 phone
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 04 August 2016 09:07

Vernee Mars announces Helio P20 phone


November, 6GB RAM

It looks like MediaTek wants to get on board with 6GB RAM phones and the Helio P20 platform may well be the first one to support it. 

Intel won’t dominate in 5G
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 03 August 2016 23:06

Intel won’t dominate in 5G


Here is why

Intel, Samsung, MediaTek, Huawei and Qualcomm all claim the leadership for 5G and most of them will have a tough time to deliver on this promise. Nokia, Huawei and Ericsson - from the networking component standpoint - claim they can do great things with 5G.