In this release of Insider information: Google accidentally revealed an important feature of the Pixel 4; Xiaomi Mi 9 5G will receive a record volume of storage; Samsung will release the blockchain version of Galaxy Note10; Xiaomi announced the release date for ultrafast wireless charging.
Google accidentally revealed an important feature of the Pixel 4
Enthusiasts of the XDA-Developers portal found in the source code of the recently introduced Android 10 an interesting characteristic of the unannounced Google Pixel 4 smartphone. According to the find, the device will receive a display with a refresh rate of 90 Hz.
Comments on the code describe the possibility of switching between the frequencies of 60 and 90 Hz with a note that this function will be available only for Pixel models of the 2019 model. Further study of the code helped to establish that the indicator of the refresh rate should be located directly under the clock on the main screen in case Android is used in developer mode. In addition, it turned out that the OS will automatically detect when a video is playing, optimizing the refresh rate of the screen.
The 2019 Pixel is expected to go on sale next month.
Xiaomi Mi 9 5G will receive a record volume of storage
The specifications of the Xiaomi Mi 9 5G smartphone have already been published in the database of the Chinese regulator TENAA, but a recent record indicates the certification of the 512 GB version of the internal memory, which has not previously been mentioned on the network.
The device will also receive 12 GB of RAM - taking into account the data transfer speed in fifth-generation networks, a memory of this size may well be in demand in the near future.
Otherwise, the characteristics of the smartphone do not differ from the previous data on Mi 9. According to the portal GizChina, the new product may appear on the market under the name Xiaomi Mi 9S. The design and specifications will remain the same as the basic version: a 6.39-inch display, a triple camera, a Snapdragon 855 Plus processor and an SDX50M modem with support for 4G and 5G networks.
The gadget will be equipped with a 4000 mAh battery with support for fast charging up to 45 watts. According to rumors, the novelty may be presented on September 9th.
Samsung will release a blockchain version of Galaxy Note10
In August, Samsung already introduced several models of the Galaxy Note10 family. But, according to The Wall Street Journal, the company is preparing another modification of the flagship device for the domestic market.
The device based on the model of the Note10 family is created in cooperation with the South Korean company Kakao, which owns one of the most popular messengers in the country. The division responsible for the development of blockchain technologies is engaged in cooperation with Samsung.
The smartphone will be a pre-installed crypto wallet, which will already store a certain amount of cryptocurrency Klay, created and promoted by Kakao, and several proprietary applications. Details about the new product, including the date of the announcement and the price, the source does not say.
Xiaomi announced ultra-fast wireless charging release date
An insider published the official banner of Xiaomi, according to the text on which the company will present the latest wireless charging on September 9th. The name of the technology became known - Mi Charge Turbo.
Previously, Xiaomi was the first to implement a 20W wireless charger. According to early leaks, the new accessory is expected to surpass some wired counterparts, but officially the power of the charging station has not been confirmed.
It is expected that the first smartphone with support for the new technology will be Xiaomi Mi Mix 4.