The retail packaging of Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi 8 flagship has leaked online. The low-cost Chinese brand has already confirmed its plans to unveil the Xiaomi Mi 8 on May 31 and now, after a number of previous leaks, what appears to be the device’s retail packaging has shown up, revealing various design details in the process.
The new Samsung Galaxy J6 is a mid-range handset that will, nonetheless, be decked out with Sammy’s Infinity Display. The thin-bezels and 18.5:9 aspect ratio are usually found on the company’s high-end models. Not that you will find this panel on the Galaxy Note 9, mind you. The 5.6-inch Super AMOLED display carries a 720 x 1480 HD+ resolution. Still, it is a bright and colorful screen according to a new commercial for the device that you can find at the top of this story.
The Alcatel 3v was introduced earlier this year in Europe and we got some hands-on time with it, but had no idea when it would be launching in the States. Well, we’ve got official word that it’s coming to the US next week, for the super-competitive price of $149.99! What does that get you? Here’s a quick reminder:
The Alcatel 3v is super-shiny, with a metal-and-glass build that makes it look no less premium than much more expensive flagships. On its front, we have a display with the contemporary 18:9 aspect ratio — it’s tall and narrow — with a 1080 x 2160 …
Porsche Design has confirmed that it specifically told Huawei not to include a notch on the Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design. The two companies have worked on a number of Mate-branded devices over the past two years starting with the Mate 9 Porsche Design. More recently, however, their partnership created the Mate RS which was announced alongside the Huawei P20 line back in February and noticeably lacked a notch. Now, in an interview with Digitial Trends, Porsche Design explained why.
Apple is supposed to thoroughly revamp its basic iPhone, introducing one with 6.1″ LCD display in the fall, at the $650 tag reserved for its bread-and-butter handsets that sell the most. That’s quite the jump from the current 4.7″ iPhone 8, but the new aspect ratio brought along with a TrueDepth camera notch, should keep the size nice and compact still.
LG has confirmed that future V-series device will sport OLED displays. Despite certain reports claiming that LG would produce separate G7 ThinQ variants with LCD and OLED panels, the company ultimately bet solely on the cheaper display. Speaking to AndroidHeadlines, however, LG has confirmed the reasoning behind this decision and, in the process, also revealed some details about its upcoming devices.
With the foldable Samsung Galaxy X expected to be unveiled next year, the manufacturer has received a couple of patents, one of which could give us a look at what the Galaxy X might look like. The images show a phone that folds horizontally, unlike a previous patent that showed a phone folding in a couple of different ways. Users would be holding the handset in landscape orientation. Thanks to an additional hinge, the device can be propped up vertically in portrait mode. Shutting the device by folding the two sides together will automatically turn off the phone while opening up the two sides will …
Although ZTE seems to be hit with restrictions from all sides, the Chinese company has no issues in patenting new products that might or might not see the light of day.
The newest patent ZTE filed at China’s State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) reveals an unusual smartphone design that features not one, but two notches – one at the top, and another one at the bottom.
It’s the second patent for a dual-notch smartphone that ZTE filed in China, so the handset maker could be very serious about this specific design. Even though the notch is a rather controversial feature, ZTE seems …
Apple may be doing away with 3D Touch on the rumored “affordable” 6.1″ iPhone with LCD display, in order to keep costs down. That much we’ve already heard, but reputed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities now claims its screen will actually sport a mysterious extra thin film sensor layer that will raise the price.