Realme C3 is the most powerful smartphone under $100

Today Realme launched a new smartphone for in India that is very impressive from a price to performance perspective. The Realme C3 starts at just $100 and comes with a game-centric chipset, making it the most powerful device currently on the market in this price range. Realme even calls it a gaming smartphone, and we kinda have to agree with them here. Yes, the Realme C3 is not a flagship device by any means, but it is a powerful device,…

AnTuTu’s top smartphones for January 2020

We are used with AnTuTu, the famous benchmarking application, to release the top 10 smartphones each month by the score in their test. We wrote about this in the past and plan on doing it whenever an important update is available. Today the company released its list for 2020 which manages to offer a few surprises. They made two lists, one with the most powerful devices and one with the most appreciated. If we look at the most appreciated Android…

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POCO X2 officially launched in India

As we all knew, today POCO launched its next smartphone: the POCO X2. We knew almost everything related to this new device from the leaks and because it is essentially the Redmi K30 re-branded for outside of China. One important aspect was missing until today, that being the price. We were expecting it to be quite low, considering this is a mid-range smartphone from a brand that had a real flagship killer, but the price is a bit lower than…

Vivo IQOO 5G coming to India soon

Vivo is preparing to seriously expand outside of China and today they started teasing a new smartphone for the Indian market. From the posts and teasers made on social media accounts, we know what device they will be releasing: the Vivo IQOO Pro 5G. This is a powerful smartphone with game-centric features and 5G connectivity. For now we don’t have an actual release date, but things are moving fast and there is already a placeholder website for the IQOO India,…

Redmi teases new smartphones launching soon

With the Poco X2 launching tomorrow, it is easy to overlook Xiaomi’s other sub-brand: Redmi. Luckily, their PR staff is working hard to make sure you still remember they exist. That is why on their social accounts they posted a new message teasing new releases soon, but without offering any clues on what they may be. Still, they promise powerful smartphones and powerful processors. There are multiple speculations: the Redmi 9 and Redmi Note 9 series, however considering that the…

Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro specs leak online

With the Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro launch fast approaching, the number of leaks are also increasing. We saw the design, we saw some fakes and today we have possible specifications for the Mi 10 Pro. As with all leaks, these should be taken with a grain of salt. If the specs are true (and they are probable), the Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro will be a very powerful beast. According to the posts that appeared online (we saw…

Poco X2 will launch on the 4th of February

Poco, who is now an individual brand from Xiaomi, has been teasing their next phone for a few days. Today they finally revealed the name and release date: Poco X2. This is not the F2 that people were expecting, but they did promise more devices in the near future. Going back to the X2, we know some of the specifications (if not all) and the release date: the 4th of February. Poco is teasing a few key aspects of the…

Black Shark’s Forum has a serious spam problem

Even though Black Shark is very active on social media in China and has a serious and active user base there, the EU and US social division is not so great. They don’t post as often, rarely reply to forum questions and are pretty much absent from the community. This is on top the fact that there are no words related to the JoyUI 11 update for the international version of the Black Shark 2 and 2 Pro. Now, it…

Xiaomi makes POCO a separate company. Pocophone F2 to launch soon

Starting today, POCO is an individual company. Until now it was a sub-brand of Xiaomi that targeted mid-range prices for flagship performance. Only one device was released so far, the POCOPhone F1, but it saw huge success all around the world. It is easy to like the device. It has a flagship-level CPU, the Snapdragon 845, a good FullHD+ screen and above-average photo capabilities. Some compromises were clearly made, but the device feels well build and runs smoothly. Xiaomi decided…

Get the Nubia Z20 dual-screen smartphone for just $499

With the launch of the Snapdragon 865 smartphones just around the corner, it is time for the previous generation of devices to get a discount. If you don’t mind owning a device that is just shy of next-gen, then this is the time to buy a smartphone. Here is our first exhibit, a smartphone that has really good specifications, an interesting device, a truly edge-to-edge screen and goes even a step further by offering a secondary, fully functional, display on…