Category Archives: MOBILE

Mobile communication devices including standard mobile/cell phone, smartphones of various platforms and OSes.

TAG Heuer Adds A “Golf Edition” To Its Connected Modular 45 Line Up

TAG Heuer is continuing to build on the success of its Connected Modular 45 line with a new smartwatch aimed squarely at golfers. Simply referred to as TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 “Golf Edition”, this golf-orientated smart timepiece is linked to TAG Heuer Golf app that offers 3D renderings of over 39,000 courses, provides comprehensive performance analysis, records shot distances and scores. The watch itself offers at-a-glance info like distances to greens and hazards (accurate to a meter or 3.3 feet) right off the watch, which is kind of cool. Continue reading TAG Heuer Adds A “Golf Edition” To Its Connected Modular 45 Line Up

Black Shark 2 Gaming Smartphone by Xiaomi Has Pressure Sensitive Display

Xiaomi has taken the wrap of the follow up to its first gaming smartphone of its sub brand, Black Shark. Simply called Black Shark 2, this new device continues the X design language of its predecessor, but now boasts a metal body with “shaped folding glass” and a touch of light. And it has a new color too, ice glacier silver – in addition to the darkness black. Continue reading Black Shark 2 Gaming Smartphone by Xiaomi Has Pressure Sensitive Display

ZTE AXON S And AXON V Have Interesting Ways Of Getting Rid Of The Notch

This season, it is about how to lose the annoying notch on smartphones and it looks like ZTE Corporation is leading the pack with two upcoming smartphones called ZTE AXON S and AXON V. Now, we can’t vouch for the authenticity of the former, but the latter was found filed as a submission for iF World Design Guide by ZTE Corporation itself. Continue reading ZTE AXON S And AXON V Have Interesting Ways Of Getting Rid Of The Notch

Images Of Oppo 10x Lossless Zoom Surfaced And We Are Truly Wowed

Oppo really made a quite an impression at last month’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona with the promised of a 5G device and more importantly, a device which touts 10x lossless zoom. The device is now apparently called Reno and a teaser posted on Oppo website indicates it is coming in April. Before that Twitter user Ice universe (@UniverseIce) has tweeted an “exclusive” look at the 10x optical hybrid zoom and the result was a major wow. Like, seriously, wow. Continue reading Images Of Oppo 10x Lossless Zoom Surfaced And We Are Truly Wowed

Garmin Takes On The Luxury Watch Market With These GPS Smartwatches

In the Army, a specialist is a soldier who specializes in a certain trade. It works well for the Army, but we not sure if will work just as well for smartwatches. Regardless, that appears to be where Garmin is headed with its new line of MARQ series of GPS smartwatches. Altogether, there are 5 “specialist” smartwatches, namely MARQ Aviator, MARQ Driver, MARQ Captain, MARQ Expedition and MARQ Athlete. Each has its own distinctive design, features and functionality. Continue reading Garmin Takes On The Luxury Watch Market With These GPS Smartwatches

Here Are Some New Galaxy Wearables From Samsung

In case you haven’t already heard, Samsung has unveiled few new products during the revealing of the Samsung Galaxy Fold and the Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphones. The South Korean handset makers (makers of a bunch of other electronics and appliances) has announced three new Galaxy wearables, including Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Fit/Galaxy Fit e and Galaxy Buds. The latter was also bundled for customers who pre-ordered the Samsung S10. Continue reading Here Are Some New Galaxy Wearables From Samsung

Here’s the First Gaming Smartphone From Nubia: Red Magic Mars

If you haven’t already heard, ZTE-owned nubia has also gotten into the business of gaming smartphone. The device it is bring to the gaming table is nubia Red Magic Mars, announced last November. And mind you, this isn’t just a device that marketeers brand it as a gaming smartphone. It does have some chops that make it so, starting with an innovative liquid and air cooling tech which nubia claims to provide “superior heat dissipation for maximum gaming performance.” Continue reading Here’s the First Gaming Smartphone From Nubia: Red Magic Mars

16-Lens Camera Partners With Xiaomi And Sony For Multi-camera Phones

I am sure you remember Light, the maker of the mind-boggling 16 lens camera called L16 – the camera that has the potential of triggering a panic attack with trypophobia? Just last year, the young camera maker who have some prominent investors, including the likes of Leica and Softbank, announced that it is venturing into making mobile phone and as it turns out, part of that plan is to hold hands with a couple of big names in the smartphone industry. Continue reading 16-Lens Camera Partners With Xiaomi And Sony For Multi-camera Phones

Huawei P smart+ With 3-Camera Setup Quietly Launched

I am not sure what’s the rationale behind having many phone models over a few good ones, but here they are anyways, the Huawei P smart 2019 and Huawei P smart+ 2019. The former was announced earlier this year while the latter, quietly made released recently. Both devices are almost identical, save for the difference in camera setup. The Huawei P smart 2019 has a duo camera setup and the Huawei P smart+ 2019 gets a triple camera setup. Continue reading Huawei P smart+ With 3-Camera Setup Quietly Launched

As Apple Files Folding Display Patent, A Designer Imagine What A Folding iPhone Will Look Like

Pop up camera, hole-punched camera, under display fingerprint scanner. None of those smartphone features seem to interest Apple. But the folding display seems to pique Apple interests as it has been revealed that the Cupertino tech giant is working on a new technology to enable durable folding display. In the patent filed, Apple detailed how its plan to automatically warm the fold point because a cold display could cause problems, including damaging the display, when folding. I am no engineer to say if that will indeed becomes a problem, but if Apple says so… Continue reading As Apple Files Folding Display Patent, A Designer Imagine What A Folding iPhone Will Look Like