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Xiaomi 13 HyperOS update cripples battery
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 19 February 2024 11:28

Xiaomi 13 HyperOS update cripples battery


Version 1.0.1.0UMCEUXM causes overheating

Xiaomi, like many China-based Android vendors, prioritizes the China market. However, this time, the EU ROM has rendered the phone significantly less usable.

GoPro Releases New V2.10 Update for Hero 12 Black
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A single new feature and several Improvements

GoPro has announced a new, rather unexciting firmware update for its flagship Hero 12 Black camera. The update, version 2.10, brings a single new feature, several UI improvements, and bug fixes. It is now available for download from the GoPro website or via the GoPro app. 

Baseus 65W Charger 2 PRO affordably charges notebook and two more device
Published in Reviews


Review:
 Baseus 65W GaN Charger 2 PRO Quick Charge 4.0 3.0 Type C PD USB Charger

This is a long-term review of the Baseus 65W GaN 2 PRO charger. I have used it for quite some time and always performed well. It can charge multiple devices simultaneously, including a notebook, phone, headphones, watch, or earbuds. It is often the only charger needed for daily use.

Samsung S23 FE launching in Europe on December 8
Published in Mobiles


Most likely getting the Exynos 2200 SoC

The Samsung Galaxy S23 FE launched back in October and its currently selling in both the U.S. and coming to some Asian markets, and now, it has been confirmed it will be launching in Europe on December 8th.

GPU-Z gets its new v2.56.0 release
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Wednesday, 29 November 2023 21:48

GPU-Z gets its new v2.56.0 release


Brings some big updates and improvements

Techpowerup has released a major update to the GPU-Z, a popular graphics sub-system information and diagnostic utility for gamers, enthusiasts, and engineers alike. The new GPU-Z v2.56.0 brings the ability to detect and list DLSS 3 Frame Generation and DLSS 3.5 Ray Reconstruction and brings support for new graphics cards.

Xiaomi and Realme confirm upcoming Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 phones
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Qualcomm also working on the new Snapdragon 685 mid-range SoC

With Qualcomm unveiling its new Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 mid-range chipset, it does not surprise that some phone manufacturers are lining up to announce their own devices, and it appears that Xiaomi and Realme are the first in line, with Redmi Note 12 Turbo and Realme GT Neo5 SE.

Google releases Android 14 Developer Preview 2
Published in Mobiles


Additional privacy, security, and performance improvements

Just under a month after the first Android 14 Developer Preview, Google has now released the second one, bringing additional improvements as well as refining the experience on large-screen devices.

Realme could come up with a foldable and/or flipable phone
Published in Mobiles


Realme VP and President, Madhav Sheth, confirms

With the folding phone market gaining some ground, it does not come as a surprise that all phone makers want a piece of that cake, and Realme might be the next on the list, according to Madhav Sheth Twitter post.

Google I/O 2023 kicks off on May 10th
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Wednesday, 08 March 2023 22:44

Google I/O 2023 kicks off on May 10th


Android 14 Beta, Pixel foldable, Pixel tablet, and possible Chatbot/AI

Google has officially announced its Google I/O 2023 developer conference that will start on May 10th, across from Google's HQ in Mountain View, California.

Apple's new 13-inch and 15-inch Macbook Air models to pack M3 chip
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Refreshed "entry-level" Macbook Pro also incoming

There have been quite a few rumors about the upcoming Macbook Air models, but 9to5Mac.com now managed to confirm that the new Macbook Air will be coming in 13-inch and 15-inch versions and both will be powered by the M3 chip.