OnePlus will talk about future updates on MWC 2019; Vivo V15 Pro featured on video; NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti's specs are declassified by the online store; Microsoft may unveil Windows Lite this summer; Samsung's new fitness watch specs are published.
OnePlus will talk about future updates on MWC 2019
On the eve of the upcoming Mobile World Congress technology exhibition, many gadget manufacturers have already announced their presentations. The company OnePlus, which sent out invitations to journalists to a closed event called Reimagine, was no exception. No details are reported — whether visitors will show a new smartphone is unknown.
Previously, it was assumed that OnePlus could become the first manufacturer to introduce a 5g smartphone based on the Snapdragon 855 processor, but later the company denied this information and clarified that it would be "one of the first". Probably, on MWC 2019 will present OnePlus 7 or 5G-device with a different name.
Vivo V15 Pro showed in the video
Announcement Vivo V15 Pro with a retractable selfie camera is expected this month, and the network has already published a "live" photo of the gadget. Today's leak showed a novelty in a short video that allows you to get an idea of its size and design features.
The back cover of the device is made of glass with gradient colors, on the right side of the case, there are power and volume buttons. The triple main camera module with LED flash is clearly visible. The front panel and the retractable front panel were not included in the frame but were shown earlier on the promo poster.
The exact date of the presentation is not reported.
Features NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti declassified online store
Internet resource Videocardz published detailed specifications of the unannounced gaming graphics card GeForce GTX 1660 Ti.
According to the source, NVIDIA graphics accelerator will receive 6 GB of GDDR6 video memory with an effective frequency of 12 000 MHz and a 192-bit bus. Memory bandwidth will be 288 GB/s. For comparison, the GTX 1060 could boast of a figure of "only" 192 GB/s GPU GTX 1660 Ti — 1500 MHz, in turbo mode — 1770 MHz. For additional power graphics card will need one 8-pin connector, the recommended power of the PSU is not less than 450 watts.
According to unconfirmed information, the retail price of GTX 1660 Ti will be about $279. Date of receipt of new items on sale is not reported.
Microsoft may introduce Windows Lite this summer
Microsoft announced the date of the annual conference Build, during which the software giant will talk about the future of Windows. It is expected that the company will present Windows Lite - a "lightweight" version of the desktop operating system for portable devices. Earlier it was reported that the new OS is designed to replace not popular among users of Windows RT, which support is discontinued.
Details about Windows Lite are not reported — some sources claim that this version is not intended for retail sale and will be supplied to OEM partners for pre-installation on Chromebooks and other gadgets.
The Build conference will be held from 6 to 8 May this year in Seattle.
The specifications of the new Samsung fitness watch have been published
Insiders of the XDA-Developers portal shared detailed information about the filling of Samsung smartwatches, which are preparing to be released, called Galaxy Watch Active (2019). The "heart" of the new product running the operating system Tizen 188.8.131.52 will be the mobile platform Exynos 9110. The diagonal of the display with a resolution of 360x360 pixels will be 1.3 inches.
In addition to the built-in modules GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2 and NFC, the gadget will receive and LTE-performance and will be equipped with a built-in speaker. Physical back and Menu buttons will be placed on the case in addition to the touch screen. The declared capacity of the built-in battery of the device is 230 mAh.
It is expected that the smartwatch will be presented during the Unpacked event on February 20 simultaneously with the Galaxy S10 smartphones.