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Oppo Reno Ace 2 will arrive in April with 65W fast charging

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The Oppo Reno Ace was the first phone on the market with Super VOOC 2.0 that can reach 65W fast-charging speeds. Now Brian Shen, company VP, confirmed on Weibo the successor of the phone will arrive in April.A mysterious Oppo device codenamed PDHM00 is likely the very same Oppo Reno Ace 2, and it was certified at 3C with a 65W fast charger.The Oppo PDHM00 phone will (unsurprisingly) have 5G. At the CCC website, we see a 10V/6.5A charger with model number VCA7GACH, which is exactly the same brick that came in the first Oppo Reno Ace retail box. As we establish a 4,000 mAh battery can be filled 49% in ten minutes and it needs only 28 minutes to reach 100%.Sadly, the phone never escaped China and the global Oppo fans had to wait for the Find X2 lineup to meet the game-changing fast charging speeds of 65W.The Reno Ace 2 is expected to have the latest Snapdragon chipset and other neat specs like LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.0 storage, so it might be one very attractive package. Here's hoping i…

Xiaomi postpones the launch of Mi 10 in India due to COVID-19

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Last week Xiaomi announced that it will launch the Mi 10 in India on March 31, but the company has now announced that the launch has been postponed until further notice due to the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.This decision comes after Indian Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi imposed a 21-day nationwide lockdown in India to contain the spread of COVID-19, which claimed the lives of 11 people and infected more than 500 in the country at the time of writing this.In addition to suspending the Mi 10 launch in India, Xiaomi has shut its Mi Home stores across the country and won't be offering home delivery temporarily. Previously, the company also postponed the first sale of the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max in India, which was supposed to go live yesterday.Xiaomi is the third smartphone brand after vivo and Realme to cancel product launches in India due to COVID-19. Both vivo and Realme were supposed to launch the V19 and Narzo 10 series, respectively, on March 26.

Oppo Find X2 live Images Surface

As Oppo is getting ready to introduce the world to the Find X2 on March 6 the company has been teasing a lot of aspects of its next flagship smartphone (and its even more premium sibling, the Find X2pro).Now though, it's time to take a look at a bunch of leaked live images of the Find X2.Oppo Find X2 live imagesAs you can see, the camera island on the back seems to protrude a lot from the phone's body, but at least it's not as wide as those on recent Samsungs. There's a periscope zoom module in there, up top, given away by the square opening and the "hybrid zoom" branding etched right underneath it.There are two additional cameras and a dual-LED flash module. Aside from the main snapper there's probably going to be an ultrawide too. On the front a single hole-punch selfie cam is left-aligned at the top of the display, which seems slightly curved.Speaking of, that's been confirmed to sport 1440 density, with a 120Hz Refreshing rate and 240Hz touch samp…

REALME BAND TO COME WITH IP68 RATING, HEART-RATE MONITOR AND USB-A Connector

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Realme will release new smartphones on March 6 and they will come to replace the very succesful Realme 5 and 5 Pro. Namely, Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro, both smartphones will come early in the next month, but they aren’t everything. The company will also launch its first smartband dubbed Realme band. While we don’t know the price of the Realme Band, the company decided to reveal some of the features coming with it. The information is as official as it can be since it has been provided via Realm Indian website. The fast-growing company is doing its best to keep the hype alive towards the first health-related wearable. At first, the company revealed that the Realme Band will sport a color screen that shows notifications for calls, messages, and alarms. Furthermore, the band will include sleep tracking and real-time heart monitoring and support for nine sport modes. That’s not a surprise for a product that has a focus in health-tracking. One of the sports covered by the Realme Band is Crick…

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

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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

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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

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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 details.download our app