Meizu CEO confirms the Meizu Note 9: 48MP camera, SD6150 CPU

Meizu’s CEO, Jack Wong, has revealed in a post on Weibo that they are working on a new smartphone, the Meizu Note 9. Even though we had rumors about the device for a while, this post officially confirms it’s existence, as well as some internal specifications. The 48MP camera will be the biggest trend in 2019 it seems. Even though the Meizu Note 9 will be a mid-range device, it will have such a camera module on the back. This…

OnePlus 3 and 3T caught running Android Pie in Geekbench

It seems that OnePlus is really close to fulfilling its promise on delivering Android Pie for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3t. We don’t know when the update will be pushed to customers, but a closed beta is clearly undergoing. As reported by entries in Geekbench, there are devices that run the latest version of Android. It is very impressive considering the age of the device and the fact that it originally launched with Android 6 on board. That means…

Xiaomi Mi 9 leak contains almost all specs

We all can expect that Xiaomi will release a new flagship in the following months and we can even predict some of the specs, but thanks to a leak from China, we now know for sure almost all there is about the Xiaomi Mi 9. And, like assumed, this device will come with top of the line specs, including the latest and greatest CPU from Qualcomm. As reported by GSMArena, the Mi 9 will come with the Snapdragon 855 CPU…

[VIDEO] Xiaomi has a working foldable phone prototype

It is no secret that most big smartphone manufacturers are working on foldable smartphones. Being able to transform your device from a smartphone into a tablet and back again whenever you want is a bit deal. The technology is not truly there yet, but prototypes exist and they seem to be very close to an actual product. Evan Blass, best known as @evleaks, posted a video on his Twitter account with what seems to be a device that runs MIUI…

Some Chinese schools monitor children using ‘intelligent uniforms’

Here at InChina Tech we try to report the good as well as the controversial topics. Today we found out that some schools in China use so-called intelligent uniforms to monitor an track their students. The program has started in 2016 and so far more than 10 schools in Southwest China’s Guizhou Province and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region have adopted the uniforms. They report that attendance rates improved since the technology has been adopted, but obviously, this raises some privacy…

Vivo NEX prototype with 5G and Snapdragon 855 on display

After Xiaomi, Vivo is the next company to display a prototype of a 5G smartphone. During a Xinhua News Agency media conference, Vivo had a NEX at its stand that apparently had the new Snapdragon 855 CPU inside as well as the 5G capabilities. Obviously, the phone was not for sale (yet). Instead, it was meant to prove that the company is working on 5G smartphones and are almost ready to release such devices on the market. Most probably we…

Pocophone F2 appears in Geekbench

Xiaomi is clearly working on the next Pocophone and, to be honest, why shouldn’t they. The Pocophone F1 sold very well. It offered great specs and an affordable price, way cheaper than what other manufacturers charged for similarly speced smartphones. Today we learned from multiple sources that Pocophone F2 has appeared listed in Geekbench, a clear sign that the company is testing the capabilities of the device. This also provides us with some details about the internals. According to the…

Stable Android Pie update for Oneplus 5 and 5T

It was just a couple of weeks ago since OnePlus released the beta version of Android Pie for the 5/5t series from last year and today the company started to roll out the stable release of the OS. It is very impressive to see such great work from the company and they managed to keep their promise of having Android 9 available for their smartphones by the end of the year. Many other companies with much more renowned names in…

The Xiaomi phone with waterdrop notch to be released soon

Xiaomi is already working on a new Smartphone with a release date of early 2019, but what most don’t know so far is which one… There are 3 versions of the “Unknown” Xiaomi, M1901F7E, M1901F7T and M1901F7C all of which cleared the 3C certification in China a few days ago. New spotting on TENAA reveals the one with model number M1901F7T, as well as the design and a few basic details. The list includes a few images, but only of…

Mediatek revealed the new Helio P90, a high mid-range chipset with some cool tricks

Yesterday Mediatek revealed their new chipset destined for high mid-range smartphones, the Helio P90. This new CPU is destined to replace the Helio P60 and P70 that is currently in many Chinese smartphones. The Helio P90 is similar to the older brothers in many aspects but comes with some new features that will surely catch some eyes once it will be available in smartphones. The Helio P90 is an 8-core CPU with a 2-core ARM Cortex-A75 at 2.2GHz and 6-core…