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The Red Magic 3 gaming smartphone will get a SD855+ variant

This week Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 855+ CPU, an upgraded version of their flagship chipset, that has slightly higher clock speeds for both the CPU and the GPU. Obviously, smartphones running this new chip will perform slightly better than current devices, especially when it comes to benchmarks. And Nubia really does not want to lose their first place in AnTuTu. That is why they will be making a version of the Red Magic 3 gaming smartphone that will come with…

Get the Xiaomi Mi 9T for just $289.99

Currently, there is a special offer on Aliexpress for the Xiaomi Mi 9T smartphone where you can get it at just $289.99. This is quite a big discount and makes this device a really attractive one from a price-to-performance ration. It is quite hard to find a better deal at this moment. Also, this is the official global version of the device and has Google Play Store and Google Service available, without the need to unlock your bootloader. Now, to…

Xiaomi opens camera and photo R&D center in Finland

Xiaomi’s expansion in Europe is not limited to importing and selling their smartphones there. The company, even though it is a Chinese one with a rather long tradition, is expanding with research tasks outside of their home country. The company registered a new research and development center in Tampere, Finland where it plans to focus on camera performance and better photography for their devices. The competition for this field greatly increased in the last few years, especially for the Finish…

Xiaomi Mi A3 to be released on Wednesday, 17th of July

At this moment almost everything there is to know about Xiaomi’s next device with stock Android is available online. We know full specs, we know the design and we know that it is based on the Xiaomi CC9e. There is still some debate related to the screen resolution and some rumors say that there may be a “Pro” version based on the CC9, but this is uncertain now. Luckily, we don’t have to wait too much to know the truth.…

TicPods Free and other offers from Mobvoi for Prime Day

Today Amazon is hosting Prime Day, their biggest sales event, where you can find special offers, discounts and clearance sales for many items sold on their website. Other companies are also offering special discounts today, even if they are not selling on Amazon. This event is similar to Black Friday, but not as widespread. Still, if you know where to look you can get good items on the cheap. And Mobvoi, the company behind TicWatch and TicPods Free, is also…

Xiaomi A3 live images appear online. Is based on CC9e

Xiaomi only just started to tease the A3, that leaks started to pour all over the internet. At first, we thought that the smartphone will be based on the CC9, but a series of images with the packaging and the phone that GSMArena managed to get a hold on, tell a different story. The images confirm the phones’ design, as well as some key specifications. The device clearly has a waterdrop notch on the front for the front-facing camera and…

Doogee reveals the S90 Pro rugged smartphone with modular attachments. Learn how to win one

A few months ago Doogee released the S90 rugged smartphone. The outstanding part was the fact that it came with external modules that offered additional features to the device, similar to Motorola’s MotoMods. Now the company is releasing an updated version called S90 Pro that offers a few upgraded internals while keeping compatibility with already released modules. Don’t expect many improvements, but the newer CPU is welcomed. The Doogee S90 Pro comes with the newer Helio P70 chipset that offers…

Xiaomi teases the A3 with stock Android, may be a re-branded CC9

Xiaomi’s A-series, that are part of Google’s Android One programs, who offer stock Android and slightly faster updates, had considerable success for the company outside of China. The A1 and A2 launched in the past sold quite well, and Xiaomi is close to releasing their third smartphone in the Android One program, the Xiaomi A3. Today, on the company social media accounts, the next phone was teased. No official specs were offered but if we are to believe certain rumors,…

EMUI 10 coming next month to selected Huawei devices

Huawei is hard at work on their next iteration of EMUI, their custom skin on top of Android, even though HongmengOS is close to a final release as well. Phone Talks has spotted a slot in Huawei’s agenda that is devoted to EMUI 10.0. The agenda appeared on Huawei’s Chinese website with a title “Linking things to the future — Huawei EMUI 10.0 released” for the 9th of August. So far we don’t know when the update will get pushed…

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 receives another updates, mostly bug fixes

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 received another update today. This update has mostly bug fixes and minor improvements, plus an update to the May security patch from Google. The only new feature added was a wallpaper picker with the inclusion of some game-centric wallpapers. The best improvements are stability fixes and better compatibility with emulators and games when using the gamepad. Still, any update is good and hope to see more of them in the future.