Oppo A31 launched with 6.5" display, Helio P35 and 4,230 mAh battery

Oppo introduced its brand new A31 to the Indonesian market. The latest member of the brand’s midrange series brings a 6.5-inch HD+ display with a waterdrop notch for the 8MP selfie cam and 20:9 aspect ratio.The back houses a triple camera array with a 12MP main shooter, 2MP portrait shooter and a 2MP macro snapper. There’s also a capacitive fingerprint scanner in the middle of the back.The MediaTek Helio P35 sits at the helm with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage which is expandable via the microSD slot.The software front is covered by Android 9 Pie with Oppo’s custom ColorOS 6.1 on top. The battery comes in at 4,230 mAh and charges over the microUSB port. Other notable features include a headphone jack, Bluetooth 5.0 and an FM radio receiver.The A31 is available in Mystery Black and Fantasy White colors for IDR 2,599,000 ($190). It’s already on sale via Oppo Indonesia and all major local retailers. There’s still no word on an international release.

Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro tops DxOMark camera chart Number One Camera

Earlier today Xiaomi introduced its flagship Mi 10 series smartphones which among other things boast some of the more impressive camera arrays around. In fact the Mi 10 pro has the most impressive camera DxOMark has reviewed so far, posting a score of 124 and eclipsing the previous leader Huawei Mate 30The Mi 10 Pro has a 108MP main camera which boasts a 1/1.33-inch type sensor and f/1.69 aperture. In addition we have an 8P lens construction, OIS and EIS with shots outputting in 25MP resolution by default. Next up, we find a 12MP short telephoto cam with 2x zoom, a 1/2.6-inch type sensor and f/2 aperture followed by an 8MP OIS long telephoto cam capable of 10x hybrid zoom with a 1/4.4-inch sensor and f/2 lens. The fourth shooter is a 20MP ultrawide cam with an 1/2.8-inch sensor and f/2.2 aperture lens.These, along with some digital zooming let the Mi 10 Pro cover the 0.6x to 50x zoom range. Images from the main cam are similar to last year’s Mi CC9 pro (Mi Note 10 outside China) but o…

New Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G live photo surfaces

The Galaxy S20 phones will be unvieled tomorrow, but that hasn’t deterred leaks. Here’s a live photo of the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G shared by prolific leakster Max Weinbach. The punch hole for the selfie camera is smaller than in the previous generation and is placed right on the bottom of the status bar.Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5GThe bezels have been slimmed down as well. Ice Universe compares the bottom bezel of the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra with that of the Note10+ and by his estimates, it’s a fraction of a millimeter thinner. The Note10 phones boasted slimmer top and bottom bezels than the S10 phones, of course.If you want to see the back of the Galaxy S20+ and S20 Ultra, you can check out this previous leak  Anyway, there’s not much time left for rumors and leaks now, Samsung will unveil the S20 trio along with the Galaxy Z Flip tomorrow – we’ll have extensive coverage, so check back with us for all the official our app

New Oppo Reno3 Vitality is official with a Snapdragon 765, 48MP camera and new colors

Apparently, Oppo decided that the Reno3 line could benefit from some restructuring, or extra saturation, depending on how you look at things, since the we have no indication that the current Reno3  or the Reno 3Pro are going anywhere. What we do know, is that there is now a Reno3 Vitality edition, officially up and gathering pre-orders on both and like earlier leaks suggested, the Vitality is essentially the vanilla Reno3 with some internals swapped and new colors. The first main change being a Snapdragon 765 chipset, in place of the Mediatek MT6885Z Dimensity 1000L . The former is theoretically slightly faster, bringing the Reno3 Vitality closer to the Reno3 Pro. Though the Pro is rocking the technically better 765G variant of the silicon. Overall, this particular chipset switch doesn’t seem to be major in terms of raw performance, so, perhaps, Oppo has other reasons, potentially related to differences in the 5G connectivity offered by the two respective mid-r…

Redmi K20 Pro sales to stop this month as company prepares to launch K30 Pro

Sales of the RedmiK20 pro (at Mi 9T pro in some markets) announced last May will stop this month.This confirmation comes from Xiaomi VP Lu Weibing through a post on Chinese social network Weibo, and since Weibing didn't say anything about the vanilla K20, it's safe to say that the non-Pro variant will remain available for purchase for the time being.The discontinuation of K20 Pro's sales comes at a time when the company is preparing to launch the K30 Pro.Redmi hasn't officially revealed any details about the K30 Pro yet, but thanks to its Geekbench listing, we know it will arrive with Snapdragron 865 SoC, 8GB RAM and Android 10, which will be likely layered with MIUI 11 on top.The K30 Pro is rumored to sport a quad camera setup on backside , with a 64MP Sony IMX686 main unit. It will pack a 4700 mAh battery with 33W fast charging support.More  details about the Redmi K30 Pro should surface in the coming days

Realme is announcing its next flagship

Realme is expected to introduce Smartband and a smart Tv at MWC 2020, and today it officially confirmed a flagship smartphone is coming as well.The account of the European division posted a tweet with the geographical coordinates of Barcelona, revealing the location for “realme’s 1st Global Launch”.The coordinates lead to Fira Gran Via (in the back), where MWC 2020 takes placeSpain appears to be a favorite destination for Realme to host its flagship launches. It already introduced the Realme X2pro  in the capital Madrid in the middle of October.This time we also expect the phone to be part of the X family and to have the latest Qualcomm chipset. Rumors suggest it could be called Realme X50 Pro, an upgrade of the Realme X2pro that has Snapdragon 765G chipset.We are yet to see an official date for the launch, but MWC 2020 is scheduled for February 24-27 and we will be in Barcelona, so once everything is official, we will have hands-on impressions right away.

Xiaomi teases upcoming Redmi power bank

Redmi India boss Manu Kumar Jain took to Twitter to tease a new Redmi power bank. The short teaser shows the battery pack will come with a matte black finish with a woodgrain effect on the sides. We also get a peek at the Redmi branding and what is likely power indication button but that's about all there is for now. As far as a launch date we didn’t get any info as the video ends with a “coming soon” sign.The Redmi 9 is excepted to come out soon alongside the company’s first smartwatch so we might just see all three products launch simultaneously.The Redmi K30 Pro is another highly anticipated phone from the brand which is expected to come soon with Snapdragon 865, 8GB RAM and Sony IMX686 sensor for its main camera.