In this release of Insider information: Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 will again implement a new form factor; Vivo will show the 5G flagship and wireless headphones on September 16; Four Google Pixel 4 models are FCC certified; HONOR V30 5G will receive the latest generation processor.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 will again change the form factor
Xiaomi head Lei Jun revealed an important feature of the new flagship Xiaomi Mi Mix 4. In addition to the 108-megapixel camera and fast wireless charging, the smartphone will acquire a new form factor. Instead of an unusual slider with a retractable front camera, a monoblock will come. The most likely material will be ceramics, as in Mi Mix 2S.
As befits the flagship of the second half of 2019, the device will run on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset. Mi Mix 4 will be presented on September 24.
Vivo will show the 5G flagship and wireless headphones on September 16
Vivo intends to impress fans with two top-end products on September 16th. Published teasers say the company will present the flagship NEX 3 5G with support for next-generation networks and a curved screen. The ratio of the screen area to the front panel will be about 100%.
Vivo NEX 3 5G will receive a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor, up to 12 GB of RAM, a 64 MP main camera, a 4,500 mAh battery and 44 W fast charge.
The second poster alludes to the debut of wireless Bluetooth headphones, but there is no detailed information about the accessory yet.
Four Google Pixel 4 models certified by FCC
Google will introduce Pixel 4 smartphones in about a month, and therefore documents related to registering devices in different regions of the world are leaking to the network. Four Pixel 4 models have been certified this week in the US FCC: G020I, G020J, G020MN, and G020PQ. It is noteworthy that the documents speak about the support of frequencies close to 5G. However, Google Project Soli uses similar frequencies.
Pixel 4 will receive a screen with a resolution of 2280 × 1080 pixels, Pixel 4 XL - 3040 × 1440 pixels. Both devices support a display refresh rate of 90 Hz. Under the hood of the Pixel 4, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 (or Plus version) is installed, Android 10 will be available out of the box. 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal memory, two rear cameras of 12 and 16 megapixels with a TV set are announced. Pixel 4 battery capacity is 2800 mAh, Pixel 4 XL - 3700 mAh.
HONOR V30 5G will receive the latest generation processor
Following the conclusion of the Wuhan HONOR Conference, HONOR President George Zhao confirmed that the world will see a 5G HONOR smartphone by the end of this year. It will be called the V30 5G and will be one of the first devices within which the latest generation Kirin 990 processor works.
Kirin 990 will be presented simultaneously at IFA 2019 in Berlin and in China. Thanks to proprietary development, smartphones with 5G will soon become much cheaper and more affordable. Kirin 990 will be built using 7-nm TSMC technology using photolithography in the deep ultraviolet. The chip must support 4K video recording at 60 frames per second. Interest in the processor is caused, among other things, thanks to the new NPU, based on the architecture of Huawei DaVinci.