Black Shark 2 Pro receives JoyUI 11 Beta. Black Shark 2 to receive it tomorrow

We wrote a few days ago that Black Shark is starting its Beta program for the JoyUI 11 update for the Black Shark 2 and 2 Pro. If you registered to be part of the program and are among the lucky few that got selected, you are in luck. The Pro model has started to receive the upgrade via OTA and by tomorrow the non-pro models should be getting it as well. The update is an important one and adds…

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Everything there is to know about the Red Magic 5G

Red Magic has revealed their next gaming smartphone, the Red Magic 5G, in China a few days ago and the global launch is just around the corners, with chipping starting next month. Now is a good time to look over the phone’s specifications and what it has to offer. The Red Magic 5G may be the best gaming smartphone currently on the market, even though some aspects may be overkill at this time. At least you will get bragging rights…

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Realme 6 will launch in Europe this month

Realme revealed the Realme 6 series of smartphones a few days ago in India and even back then we knew that the devices will hit Europe in the near future. Today, we have a release date for the EU launch of the Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro, and it is a lot closer than you think: 24th March. This is less than two weeks from now. The Realme 6 and the Realme 6 Pro are great mid-range smartphones with…

Redmi Note 9 series launched in India

Today Redmi launched the new Note 9 series of smartphones to take on Realme and their series 6. Apparently there is no Note 9 (at least for now), but we do get a Redmi Note 9 Pro as well as a Note 9 Pro Max. Both devices offer great performance considering the price and there is little difference between the two models, with the exception of photography skills. Let’s take a look at what these devices have to offer. Both…

Black Shark is looking for beta testers for JoyUI 11

Not too long ago we wrote that Black Shark is hoping to release the JoyUI 11 update for the Black Shark 2 and 2 Pro by the end of the month and it looks like they may actually honor this, even though it might be just for beta testers. In a post on their social media accounts, the company has announced that they are looking for beta testers for JoyUI 11. People that own the Black shark 2 or the…

OnePlus confirms the 8-series is 5G ready

It seems that OnePlus has started the teasers for the upcoming 8 series smartphones. With the release drawing closer, the company is starting to offer us more and more details about its next flagship. Even though we don’t have any official specifications or renders available, nor do we know for sure that the OnePlus 8 Lite is real, we do have one important (but predictable) specification officially revealed: 5G connectivity. In a post on their social media account, OnePlus has…

Redmi has under-display fingerprint readers that work on LCDs

Under-display fingerprint readers are a big trend nowadays, with almost all high-end flagships using one. Even though some still prefer the reader to be on the back or on the side of the phone, there is no denying that using your thumb directly on the display to unlock your phone looks really cool. Sadly, under-display fingerprint readers can be used only for OLED panels…up until now. Lu Weibing, Redmi’s general manager, has presented a video with a prototype smartphone that…

Help evolve OxygenOS and win prizes

OnePlus has one of the best Android skins currently on the market. It is fast, smooth, and has most of the features you would expect from a mature operating system. Notice that I said “most features”, and OnePlus know that things can always get better. That is why it is asking the community for help in evolving OxygenOS to the next level. They are currently running an ideas contest where you can win great prises. The best ideas will get…

Realme 6 and 6 Pro released in India. Will arrive to EU soon

Today Realme held an online conference where it unveiled two new smartphones, the Realme 6 and the Realme 6 Pro. Both devices have interesting specifications, focus on features that people really want and need, and come with a great price-to-performance ratio. The two new smartphones are currently up for pre-order in India, with Europe receiving them in the near future, but pricing for this region has yet to be announced. Let’s take a look at what the two new devices…

Ulefone Armor 7X is a cheap rugged smartphone with Android 10

It has been a while since a B-Brand manufacturer launched a new device. We have been bombarded with top-speced smartphones from famous brands like Xiaomi, Black Shark, Vivo and Realme for the past few weeks. I almost missed cheaper smartphones that focus on a specific niche, as Ulefone does with their rugged devices. Today the company revealed a new smartphone that has IP68 rating and a rugged design for more durability. The Ulefone Armor 7X is not a high-end device.…