Tech Updates

Samsung Plans $18.6 Billion Investment, Seeks to Extend Chip and Display Lead

  HIGHLIGHTS Samsung to invest $18.63 billion in chip, display business in South Korea The firm will also add a production line to its NAND plant in China Samsung said its South Korea investment could create up to 440,000 jobs Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday it plans to invest at least KRW 21.4 […]

Gadgets

LG Q6’s promotional video highlights the FullVision display, camera capabilities

  LG Q6 gets a 5.5-inch FHD+ FullVision display with the same 18:9 aspect ration that we saw in LG G6. LG Q6, a smaller version of company’s flagship G6 smartphone, was recently launched by the company. Now LG has put out an official promotional video highlighting FullVision display in Q6, its camera features, and the […]

Mobile

Update to correct red-tint display problem on Galaxy S8 and S8+ released on T-Mobile

  Earlier this week, a software update addressing the red-tint issue affecting the display on Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones began rolling out in some European countries. The fix, weighing in at 426MB introduced additional Adaptive Display mode options, providing users the ability to adjust color balance and white tones around the edges of […]

Mobile

Samsung Z4 Tizen 3.0-Powered Smartphone With 4.5-Inch Display Launched, Coming First to India

  Samsung on Friday launched its newest Tizen-powered smartphone – the Samsung Z4 – and it runs on Tizen 3.0 OS. The smartphone will be launched in select markets across the world, starting with India in May. The Samsung Z4 will be made available in Black, Gold, and Silver colour variants depending on the market. […]

Android

iPhone 8 Dimensions, Renders Leaked; LG Reportedly Eyeing OLED Display Orders Next Year

  HIGHLIGHTS iPhone 8 dimensions tipped at 143.59×70.94×7.57mm Renders tip an edge-to-edge display It is expected to be thicker than the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus iPhone 8 rumours have been numerous in the recent past, and today’s leak brings more information on the dimensions of the iPhone 8. Renders have also been leaked […]

Gadgets

iPhone 8 Render Leak Tips Rear Fingerprint Scanner, Bezel-Less Display

  HIGHLIGHTS iPhone 8 fresh render suggests rear Touch ID sensor This refutes previous rumours that suggest display embedded Touch ID Benjamin Geskin claims that this render is fake Fresh iPhone 8 renders coming out of China seem to thicken the mystery surrounding the implementation of Touch ID on the smartphone further. The one rumour […]

Gadgets

BlackBerry Mobile to add more adhesive measures to the KEYOne display

  We’re right to assume that BlackBerry has seen JerryRigEverything’s Durability Test. The result of the Scratch, Burn, and Bend Test by Zack Nelson was disastrous for the KEYOne as the screen was totally damaged once it was bent and pushed from the back panel. The phone passed the scratch and burn tests so it […]

Gadgets

LG Display shows off 77″ OLED display that’s both transparent and flexible

LG Display just unveiled the largest flexible transparent OLED display – measuring 77”, it can be used on store fronts, smart desks and various augmented reality tasks. While a 77” slab would hardly be portable, this display can be rolled up to a radius of 80mm (just over 3”). It has a transparency of 40% […]

Mobile

Samsung Galaxy Feel With 4.7-Inch Super AMOLED Display Launched

  HIGHLIGHTS The smartphone packs a 3000mAh battery with fast charging support It sports a fingerprint scanner underneath the Home Button Samsung Galaxy Feel is up for pre-order in Japan After its big bang Galaxy S8 launch, Samsung has announced a mediocre budget device called the Galaxy Feel. The device is up for pre-booking in […]

Mobile

Samsung remains the top smartphone display maker for Q1 2017

Samsung was the top display maker in the world the first quarter of the year, raking in $3.5 billion of revenue. This accounts for 27.2% of global market share for smartphone displays or displays under 9 inches. This is all according to industry firm IHS Markit, the Korea Heraldreports. Sales revenue went up from Q1 2016 as […]