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.

Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro launch imminent, spotted on the FCC

Xiaomi launched the Mi 9T, a re-branded version of the Redmi K20, soon after the original was released. But the “Pro” version, the one that offers top of the line specs, that is based on the Redmi K20 Pro so far has not been released. Xiaomi has actually been very quiet about the existence of this device outside of China and India. However, if we are to believe an FCC listing that popped up today, the device exists and is…

Xiaomi is working on a periscope camera, may arrive on the Mi Mix 4

Oppo and Huawei already have smartphones that offer true optical zoom thanks to a periscope camera setup that moves the sensor and lens to achieve greater zoom without loss of quality. Xiaomi, so far, does not. Things may change in the near future if we are to believe a recent patent submitted by the company and discovered by GSMArena. In the diagrams from the State Intellectual Property Office of China that were submitted on the 2nd of July, we can…

Chuwi LapBook Plus with 4K display launched at $439

Do you remember the giveaway that Chuwi was hosting where you had to guess the price for the chance to win a new Chuwi LapBook Plus with 4K screen? I am sure that none of you managed to get it right because the final selling price that the company managed to reach exceeded even our expectations. The new Chuwi LapBook Plus laptop with 4K screen is now available for just $439, way under the $600 that we thought it will…

Huawei’s HongmengOS will work on a wide range of devices, not only smartphones

Even though most restrictions on Huawei have been lifted, the company is not ending development on their HongmengOS. People are still working on making this new operating system a reality (and a big hit) and the company still talks about it and how better it will be compared to the alternatives that are currently on the market. We know that Huawei is teasing faster performance than Android, but now we find out that it will have broader applications as well.…

ROIDMI NEX Storm Cordless Vacuum and Mop available on IndieGoGo

ROIDMI, a subsidiary of Xiaomi that develops and manufactures consumer electronics, best known for its smart vacuum cleaners, is launching a new product that will be available outside of China as well. It is a new cordless vacuum cleaner that also has a mob for better cleaning. The device, called ROIDMI NEX Storm, was announced in China a few weeks ago and we are surprised (a welcome surprise) to see it available in Europe and America as well. You can’t…