Renderings of the vivo IQOO
Chinese vivo is also one of the smartphone makers to announce its separate subbrand and IQOO, as vivo decided to name it, will apparently debut with a foldable smartphone.
But without workstation optimizations, certifications and support
AMD has added Radeon Pro driver support for Radeon VII graphics card but, unlike earlier rumors, it only gets partial support, without workstation elements.
Innovation a year before others
Andy Rubin’s team at the Essential phone company is working on its long awaited PH2 phone. The Essential PH-1 created a lot of buzz, but failed to bring enough money to the company. Now the company is planning to launch the PH-2 and that might be the first phone with a front facing camera behind the display.
Beleaguered Dutch company Philips has changed the name of its "Hue" IoT lighting system to "Signify".
Whether this indicates the firm is going to sell the division to another company is unclear at press time.
Hiring, promotions, and unification
AMD has announced a couple of changes in its senior leadership team which should, at least according to AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, strengthen its leadership team and sharpens the focus on continued growth and market share gains.
A slab of metal and glass with no holes
Although Meizu has pulled a fast one with its Zero, Vivo has now unveiled its own vision of a smartphone with no ports or buttons, the Vivo Apex 2019.
Pixel 3 and Galaxy Note 9 lead the pack
Although it isn't a big surprise, DxOMark has now started testing selfie cameras on smartphones.
Coming with Gaming Mode
Western Digital has unveiled its latest addition to the SSD lineup, the WD Black SN750 series NVMe SSD which is based on WD's own controller and SanDisk's 64-layer 3D TLC NAND, as well as a unique Gaming Mode.
On MSI Z390I Gaming Edge AC and Core i-9900K
Just a few days after ADATA posted its own record, MSI and Toppc have broken it once again, hitting a rather incredible 5,608MHz.