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  • Insider information #147: VR glasses from Apple, Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite, Vivo Apex (2020) and V19


    In this release of insider information: the unannounced Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite appeared in the Geekbench performance test; Apple may use the 802.11ay Wi-Fi standard for AR headsets; Vivo demonstrated a record charging speed of a concept smartphone; The official date of the presentation of Vivo V19 and its alleged characteristics is named.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite appeared in Geekbench performance test

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite appeared in Geekbench performance test

    It seems that Samsung is preparing a special version of the device with the Lite prefix as a more affordable successor to the Galaxy Tab S6 tablet. The new gadget lit up in the Geekbench test, where it scored 346 and 1259 points in single and multi-core mode, respectively. Exynos 9611 is indicated as the platform. It is also seen from the test results that the tablet is running Android 10, and also has 4 GB of RAM.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite appeared in Geekbench performance test

    Another leak was the appearance of the tablet in the database of the Bluetooth SIG controller, which may indicate an upcoming official announcement.

    Apple may use 802.11ay wireless standard for AR-headset

    Apple may use 802.11ay wireless standard for AR-headset

    Following the leak, according to which the iPhone 12 may receive a new standard for Wi-Fi 802.11ay, insiders published new information about Apple's plans to use high-performance wireless technology. It is assumed that Wi-Fi 802.11ay will also find application in "apple" augmented reality glasses.

    This solution will allow engineers to completely avoid delays in transferring images from the iPhone screen to a VR headset since the maximum Wi-Fi 802.11ay data transfer rate can reach 40 Gb/s.

    Vivo demonstrated a record charging speed of a concept smartphone

    Vivo demonstrated a record charging speed of a concept smartphone

    In the near future, Vivo will introduce the concept smartphone Apex (2020), the features of which, as it turned out, will be not only a 120-Hz display and a unique camera with a 7.5x optical zoom but also an impressive charging speed.

    The short video presented by the company shows how in just 3 minutes and 20 seconds the smartphone was charged up to 30.81%, which is an absolute record not only among previously announced devices but also among concepts from competitors.

    The official date of the presentation of Vivo V19 and its alleged characteristics

    The official date of the presentation of Vivo V19 and its alleged characteristics

    The Vivo brand announced the date of the presentation of the smartphone, which will become the successor to the V17. The company plans to introduce the V19 model on March 10. It is expected that the gadget will be built on the basis of the Snapdragon 730G processor, will receive 8/128 GB of memory and a 4,500 mAh battery with support for fast charging.

    The main camera of the device, according to past leaks, will be represented by 48, 2, 8 and 2-megapixel sensors. In addition to V19, the company can release a Pro version of the smartphone.


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