Blog

Red Magic 3 sales start on Monday. Get your $/€20 OFF Coupon Code here

Nubia will begin to sell the new Red Magic 3 gaming smartphone on Monday, the 27th of May. The device will offer great specs and will directly compete with the Xiaomi Black Shark 2. There are some similarities between the two, but Nubia tried to offer some new features that are new or rarely seen on a smartphone. The Red Magic 3 will come with a 90Hz AMOLED screen, 5000mAh battery and a cooling fan inside, making it the first…

OnePlus 7 pro suffers from ‘ghost touch’ problems, according to multiple users

It seems that the first batch of OnePlus 7 pros may be having a few problems. Right now it is unclear if it is a hardware problem with the screen digitizer or if it is a software problem that can be fixed with an update, but some users are reporting ghost touches on their units. The problem was reported by Android Central and they even had the exact same issue on one of their test units. To offer more details,…

OnePlus 5/5t to receive Android Q beta soon. OnePlus 6/6t closed beta underway

The OnePlus 3 and 3t just received the Android Pie stable upgrade and it seems like the developers from OnePlus are hard at work on their next software upgrades, even though it is for newer devices. In an official post on the Chinese OnePlus Forum, the company confirmed that a closed beta for the OnePlus 6 and 6t with Android Q is underway. Furthermore, the 5 and 5t devices are scheduled to receive a beta for the new Android version…

Android Pie Stable for the OnePlus 3 and 3t rolling out

We knew for quite a while that both the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3t will receive Android Pie. The three-year-old smartphones had the beta available for a few months and now the stable version of Android 9 is being pushed to consumers. The devices were originally shipped with Android 6 and having such good software support from the company is impressive and rarely seen. Along with a new major version of the OS, the software ads some other improvements, bug…

Umidigi has sold more than 10.000 A5 Pro units in 48 hours

Yesterday we notified you about a special promotion for the Umidigi A5 Pro, a cheap smartphone that has a triple camera setup, including one with a wide-angle lens. The special promotion has lasted for 48 hours and it seems that the reception was really good. Umidigi posted that they sold more than 10.000 units of Umidigi A5 Pro smartphone and total sales (including for other smartphones they had on sale) was $1150000. The sum is impressive considering that the company…

More exclusions for Huawei: ARM, SD Association, Intel, Qualcomm and more

Things are getting a lot worse for Huawei. After the US Ban on the Chinese company, more and more US companies are forced to exclude Huawei and stop all trading with them. The absence of Play Store and other Google Services is just the tip of the iceberg and the least impactful one. Intel, Qualcomm, and Broadcomm followed with similar statements and no longer do business with Huawei, at least until the ban will be lifted. This is normal since…

Pre-Order the Umidigi A5 Pro with wide-angle lens for just $89

We wrote a lot of things about the Umidigi A5 Pro smartphone. Some are good, like the wide-angle lens and good specs for the price, and some are bad, like the lack of major updates from the company and some misleading campaigns from the company. Today arrives another good news. The Umidigi A5 Pro smartphone is available for pre-order for just $89, a really good price considering the hardware specifications and the features included in the device. The offer is…

Huawei Honor 20 and 20 Pro released, focus on photography

With all the scandals about Huawei and their ban in the US, you may have overlooked a new and important release from the company. Honor, a sub-brand of Huawei, announced two new smartphones: Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro. Don’t confuse these two new smartphones with the Honor V20 (or Honor View 20), smartphones released a few months ago. The new devices come with improved hardware and improved photography thanks to the 4 cameras on the back. You read that…

What does Google ban on Huawei mean for the Chinese company

As you may know, Google and several other companies imposed a ban on Huawei for both software and hardware components. This is because of the latest ban on the company imposed by the US government on Huawei due to concerns of espionage by the Chinese government. How much of a risk Huawei truly is and if the espionage allegations are true or not deserves an article on its own. I won’t open this pandora box for now since there are…

Pre-order the ASUS Zenfone 6 for just $560

ASUS announced yesterday the new Zenfone 6 smartphone, a high-end device that comes with a rotating camera and a big battery. Chinese stores already started pre-sale for the device with shipping starting in the first half of June. Even though the device will be shipped from China, this is the official Global Version of the ASUS Zenfone 6, so it will come with Google Play Store installed and it will be usable outside of China without any problems. Being a…