With the Galaxy S8, Samsung was among the first companies to launch a flagship smartphone featuring minimal bezels. With the Galaxy S9, Samsung managed to reduce the bezels on its flagship handset by just a small margin for an overall screen-to-body ratio of 84 percent. However, since the release of the Galaxy S8 in 2017, many phones have launched that feature even thinner bezels, including Apple’s own iPhone X.
It is beginning to sound like LG is working on unveiling the followup to the LG V35 ThinQ in just a couple of months.
When Samsung first unveiled the Galaxy S9, it highlighted the super slow-mo video recording capabilities of the handset. However, the super slow-mo mode was limited to recording videos for a mere 0.2 seconds at 960fps.
Xiaomi today unveiled the Mi Mix 3, its latest phablet featuring a massive 6.9-inch 18:9 display. The FHD+ resolution screen is protected by 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass with 1500:1 contrast ratio and 84 percent NTSC color gamut.
Corning today announced a new iteration of its popular Gorilla Glass for future smartphones. Gorilla Glass 6 is more durable than Gorilla Glass 5 with Corning saying it can withstand drops up to two times better than its predecessor.
Stories, Status are features which are now a prominent part of any social network. While WhatsApp calls it Status, Instagram and Facebook call it Stories. These stories stay for 24 hours and offer one a quick way to share what’s going on in their daily life.
It looks like after years of wait, Samsung is finally poised to unveil its first smartphone with a foldable display early next year. A WSJ report provides a detailed insight into the handset and its specifications.
The EU has fined Google a record $5 billion (€4.3 billion) for breaking antitrust laws. The body says that since 2011 Google “imposed illegal restrictions on Android device manufacturers and mobile network operators” so as to acquire a dominant position in the search market.
Announced first at Google I/O earlier this year, Google is now rolling out a new visual overview for Google Assistant. The new UI essentially brings back Google Now cards with an updated UI and machine learning advantages thrown in.