Sony announces new IMX586 smartphone camera sensor
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48-megapixels coming to phones in September

Sony has announced its latest CMOS sensor for smartphones, the 48-megapixel IMX586, which should start showing up in smartphones as early as September 2018.

Portugal uncorks a new smartphone
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Monday, 02 July 2018 13:18

Portugal uncorks a new smartphone


Might float better when you drop it in the loo

A Portuguese tech firm is releasing a smartphone whose case is made from cork.

Smartphone sales slump
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Monday, 04 June 2018 10:56

Smartphone sales slump


Bubble burst

The smartphone bubble has finally burst, according to a new Internet Trends report.

Smartphone numbers continue to tank
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Thursday, 10 May 2018 10:49

Smartphone numbers continue to tank


People want cheaper phones


Beancounters at Canalys have added up some numbers and divided them by their shoe size and concluded that smartphone sales in Europe are sadder than Silvio Berlusconi blocking the formation of a new Italian government which does not include him.

Asus may be working on a gaming smartphone as well
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No confirmation on when it is coming

It appears that Razer's Phone and Xiaomi's Black Shark could be getting some competition in the gaming smartphone market from Asus as the company's CEO, Jerry Shen, hinted at such a possibility.

Xiaomi confirms Mi 6X for April 25th
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Monday, 16 April 2018 22:07

Xiaomi confirms Mi 6X for April 25th


With dual 20 megapixel rear camera

Xiaomi has now pretty much confirmed that the Mi 6X will be a star at its special event which is to be held on April 25th.

Huawei's foldable smartphone out in November
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Looks like it will have the world's first

While Apple Samsung, Lenovo, Sony, LG are all reported to be working on a foldable smartphone, the dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn which claims they will all be beaten to the punch by Huawei.

HTC has worst quarter in 16 years
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Monday, 09 April 2018 12:05

HTC has worst quarter in 16 years

 
No phones and VR not making enough

HTC has reported consolidated revenues of $94.77 million for March, up 6.1 percent on the month but down 46.7 percent on the year and the lowest quarterly revenues in 16 years.

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s to launch in Shanghai on March 27th
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An alleged hands-on video confirms smaller corner notch

As we draw closer to the official launch date of Xiaomi's Mi Mix 2s flagship smartphone, with both the date and the location confirmed by the company, it does not come as a surprise that more leaks are going to show up online and the latest one shows a small top corner notch for the front camera.

More HTC U12 smartphone details leak online
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Dual camera setup, 256GB of storage and more

The latest leak has confirmed earlier rumors regarding the HTC's upcoming U12 flagship smartphone as well as adding more key information, including the dual rear camera setup, 3,420mAh battery, and an April launch date.