The head of Xiaomi announced the price of Redmi 7; Vivo X27 will be presented in three different versions; the AMD Navi lit up in the benchmark; the design of the future bendable gadget Samsung revealed a new patent; smartphones OPPO Reno debut in April.
The head of Xiaomi announced the price of Redmi 7
The date of announcement of the budget smartphone Redmi 7 has not yet been announced, but the founder of Xiaomi Lei Jun has already shared with users of Weibo information about the price tag of the device. According to him, the new product will cost customers in the amount of $104 to $119 — it's probably about different memory configurations.
Previously, the gadget has been certified by the Chinese Agency TENAA, but the detailed characteristics of the gadget controller have not disclosed. The smartphone is credited with a Snapdragon 625 processor, 2 to 4 GB of RAM, a drive for 16, 32 or 64 GB in different versions, a 4000 mAh battery, 3.5 mm audio Jack, infrared, dual main camera and Android 9.0 Pie with MIUI 10 shell.
Vivo X27 will be presented in three different versions
The network published a large-scale leak about the specifications of the upcoming release of the smartphone Vivo X27. Sources reported that the device will debut in three different versions.
The older model, called Vivo X27 Pro, will be equipped with a 6.7-inch display with an aspect ratio of 20.5:9 and a Snapdragon 710 processor in combination with 8 GB of RAM and built-in storage of 256 GB. The battery capacity with support for fast charging power of 22.5 W will be 4000 mAh. The triple main camera will consist of 48 sensors (Sony IMX586, f/1.79) + 13 MP and a sensor for night shooting, the resolution of the front will be 32 MP. The expected price of the device is about $595.
The basic Vivo X27 will receive a screen with a diagonal of 6.39 inches with an aspect ratio of 19.5: 9 and a similar iron filling, except for the camera, which will be equipped with sensors for 48, 13 and 5 MP for the main module and 16 MP for the front. According to available information, the smartphone will cost buyers about $535.
Weight will receive the same base model display but will be running at 675 Snapdragon processor with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of flash memory. Power rapid charging, minor modifications will be 18 watts. The estimated price tag is $475. It is also reported that simultaneously with the X27 line, the company announces a budget model Vivo S1 based on MediaTek Helio P70 processor with a 6.25-inch display, 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of ROM. According to unconfirmed reports, the new product will cost around $340.
Presentation of new products from Vivo is expected on March 16.
AMD Navi graphics card lit up in the benchmark
The results of testing an unannounced AMD graphics card with the code designation AMD 66AF: F1 appeared in the database of synthetic benchmark Compubench. Enthusiasts have already suggested that we are talking about a line of GPU-based architecture Navi. Detailed characteristics of the graphics adapter are unknown, but judging by the tests, the video accelerator can be equipped with HBM2 video memory.
The 20 compute units of the graphics chip presumably indicate the presence of 1280 thread processors, the core and memory frequencies are not reported. The performance of the mysterious new item is approximately between the already released Vega 56 and Vega 64.
The announcement of the family of graphics cards on the Navi architecture is expected to take place in the second half of 2019.
The design of the future Samsung foldable gadget is revealed by a new patent
Resource LetsGoDigital with reference to the website of the world intellectual property organization has published another patent Samsung, shedding light on the design of the next bendable smartphone company.
According to the attached illustrations, the new product will be made in the form factor of the clamshell. When bending the case, the screen will be directed outward, similar to the design of the previously announced Huawei Mate X-but, unlike the latter, the Korean device in the folded state will be more compact.
The source does not provide information about the technical characteristics, name and expected price of the smartphone.
Smartphones OPPO Reno debut in April
OPPO has posted a series of teasers on the web, hinting at the imminent appearance of a new series of smartphones called Reno.
Details about the filling and appearance of the devices are not disclosed. According to rumors, the first device under the new name will be built on the basis of the flagship mobile platform Snapdragon 855 and will be equipped with an advanced main camera, as well as a 4065 mAh battery.
The launch of the new OPPO sub-brand is scheduled for April 10.