Once upon a time, there was a brand that aspired to be a flagship killer. It had a noble vision of “killing” flagship smartphones with leading features and specs while remaining competitive with its pricing. That brand was OnePlus. But you know what they say “you either die a hero or you live long enough …
Never mind my skepticism with regards to folding phones becoming mainstream devices because more smartphone makers are jumping into making it. Joining the likes of Samsung, Huawei, Royole, Xiaomi, and more recently, Oppo, is ex-Huawei brand, Honor, very own folding phone.
What you see here is the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 Winter Olympic Edition (officially, Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Olympic Commemorative Edition). Available in 8 GB RAM and 256 GB storage, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 Winter Olympic Edition is cosmetically tweaked as a homage to the 2022 Winter Olympics.
At one point, it was rumored that there will not be a FE, or Fan Edition, of the Galaxy S21 like the Galaxy S20 had but you know what? There is. Folks, this is the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE.
If you are a super fan of Dragon Ball, then I am sure you will be swooned over by the Realme GT Neo2 Dragon Ball Limited Edition. As the product name suggests, the Realme GT Neo2 Dragon Ball Limited Edition is basically the GT Neo2 with Dragon Ball aesthetics, or specifically, the colors of Goku’s …
This is the new Realme GT2 Pro, a flagship smartphone targeted at the youth segment and the third device to rock the new Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip. Take note that though it is targeted at the younger demographic, it is not cheap in China market.
Here it is, the device that claimed that it will be the first to rock the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Mobile Platform but instead, had the honor swiped from its hands by Motorola Edge X30. We are, of course, talking about the Xiaomi 12 series.
Given how fast-moving the smartphone market is in China, a brand could quickly be forgotten if there are no new models being introduced in, say, a six-month period. I guess OnePlus must have felt the same way because it has introduced another OnePlus 9.
Wait. Did we not tell you about the Red Magic 6 and the Red Magic 6S Pro gaming smartphones? No? But never mind we did not because the latter has an edition that may tickle the fancy of most grown men (and even some ladies).
Folding phones is still not common. Why? Possibly because of the price, or is it because of its unusual form factor when closed? Oppo thinks so and so the handset maker decided to give its first foldable smartphone, the Oppo Find N, a more regular closed-form factor.