Realme smartphone with Snapdragon 865 SoC posts highest ever AnTuTu score, to be showcased at MWC 2020

A new Realme smartphone has appeared on AnTuTu and it has reportedly smashed the charts. The Realme phone, bearing the model number RMX2071, has appeared on the AnTuTu benchmark with 574,985 points, which is the highest on the app so far. The score beats Xiaomi Mi 10’s score of 560,217, which was the highest score on the app before this. Both smartphones are allegedly powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, paired with an Adreno 650 GPU.According to a report from Android Authority, a leaked screenshot of “the highest score yet posted to the popular AnTuTu benchmarking app” has appeared online. The Realme RMX2071 is said to score 574,985 points on AnTuTu. Besides Mi 10 and the upcoming Realme handset, the only other smartphone to have broken the 500k barrier on AnTuTu is the Asus ROG Phone 2.The Realme RMX2071 is expected to be unveiled at the MWC next month. Furthermore, Realme has a launch event scheduled for February 24 where it is supposed to unveil a 5G device. The h...

Digit  24 Jan 2020 13:26

Xiaomi Mi A3 receives Rs 1,000 price cut, now starts at Rs 11,999

Xiaomi has announced a price cut on its Mi A3 smartphone in India. The third generation of the Android One smartphone by the company has dropped Rs 1,000 from its price tag and is now available starting at Rs 11,999. It was launched in India last year, back in August, priced starting at Rs 12,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage version. The same variant is now available for Rs 11,999, after the price cut. The Mi A3 is also available in 6GB RAM + 128GB storage option, which has also received a price drop and is now priced at Rs 14,999, down from its previously announced price of Rs 15,999. The price drop announement for the device comes via a tweet by Manu Kumar Jain, Xiaomi's India chief.The new pricing for the Mi A3 is now reflecting on Amazon, Flipkart and Mi.com. In terms of specifications, the Mi A3 is powered by the 11nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor. There’s a 6.08-inch AMOLED HD+ display on the front, which sports a 19.5:9 display aspect ratio and a resolution of 1560 x ...

Digit  24 Jan 2020 12:42

OnePlus 8 Pro rumoured to support wireless charging

Information circulating the internet suggests that the OnePlus 8 Pro could sport wireless charging. The information is posted on twitter via leakster Max J. who tweeted an image of a smartphone charging on a wireless charging pad, with the caption, “Charge like a pro”. The phone doesn't explicitly look like a OnePlus 8 Pro, but the “Charge like a pro” cation has led many to believe that the upcoming OnePlus 8 Pro will support wireless charging. One needs to take this information with a grain of salt as OnePlus CEO Pete Lau has said that he finds wireless charging "too slow" and "it's just not worth it" when compared to the fast charging technology that comes with Warp Charge. This information comes from an interview on The Vergecast. It is also speculated that the wireless charging capabilities will only make an appearance on the OnePlus 8 Pro and not the OnePlus 8. It is also speculated that a mid-ranged OnePlus christened the OnePlus 8 Lite will make an appearance alongside...

Digit  24 Jan 2020 11:44

OPPO F15 to go on sale in India today through Amazon, Flipkart, and offline retailers: Price, offers and more

The Oppo F15 was launched in India last week. The device comes equipped with a quad rear camera setup with a 48MP main sensor. It comes in a single variant with 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Oppo F15 supports an eye protection certification from TÜV Rheinland and comes preloaded with DC Screen Dimming 2.0 technology. The smartphone is going on sale in India today. The Oppo F15 features a 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display that sports a 2400x1080p resolution. The phone is powered by a Mediatek Helio P70 SoC that also powers the Oppo F11 Pro, Realme 5 and other related phones. It comes with a microSD card slot to support memory expansion of up to 256GB. The phone runs ColorOS 6.1.2 that is based upon Android 9 Pie. There’s also an in-display fingerprint sensor on the device.On the optics front, the Oppo F15 sports a quad rear camera setup: 48MP main sensor with f/1.7 aperture lens + an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.25 aperture lens + a 2MP mono lens + a 2MP sensor tha...

Digit  24 Jan 2020 11:00

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Broadcom signs two new multi-year deals to supply Apple components

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Pharmaceutical eecutive sentenced to 5 years in prison in opioid trial

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How to add people to Twitter lists without notifying them

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Twitter lists are a useful, if little-discussed feature that allow you to group your many different follows into coherent categories. If you’re like me and follow people from a wide swathe of society, you might find it helpful to break them down into lists. That way you can check those lists when you’re interested in seeing updates from, for example, personal friends or news sites. But if you’re like me in another way, you’re kind… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Twitter...

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Wikipedia now has more than 6M articles in English

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The Steam Lunar New Year Sale is live: prepare your wallet

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