As an iPhone user, there’s one technology available on Android devices that I envy most, and it’s obviously one that has yet to make it over to iOS devices. That’s fast wired and wireless charging that can replenish battery life quicker than ever. And somehow, that technology is getting even better.
For comparison purposes, the iPhone 11 finally fixed some of the iPhone’s battery issues. All three iPhone 11 models have larger batteries than before, and all three support 18W wired charging, though only the two Pro models ship with 18W chargers in the box. Early reviewers confirmed that battery life is indeed superior to last year’s iPhone XS series, and the three [...]
The Reno 2 is the company’s first phone to come with quad rear cameras and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 730G chipset.
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Oppo has shown off a new type of smartphone screen design it’s calling the waterfall screen. It cascades over the side of the screen with an 88-degree curve, for an almost 100% screen to body ratio.
It took years for smartphone makers to make all-screen phones that feature small bezels, and we thought smartphone design will stall for a few years now that everyone is ready to deliver generally the same design. Some of the current phones have notches, and others have hole-punch cameras. Some of them feature curved edges, and others have cameras that slide up when needed. But all of them feature tiny bezels around the screen, with most Android phones packing a noticeable “chin” bottom bezel. Things are about to change faster than we thought, and the first phones to feature even more daring screen designs are almost here. We’ve seen a bunch of reports and leaks showing the kind of [...]