Motorola has launched its latest budget 5G offering in India. The Moto G71 features a hole-punch display design, a triple-camera setup on the back, and support for fast charging. Moto first launched the phone in November in the European market alongside the Moto G200, Moto G51, Moto G41, and Moto G31.
Top Android Stories of the Week: Samsung Launches Galaxy S21 FE, Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge Unveiled, More
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On January 10, Chinese smartphone maker Honor will launch its latest foldable flagship smartphone, the Honor Magic V. Ahead of the launch, the phone’s spec sheet and design renders have leaked.
Xiaomi has released its latest Xiaomi 11i 5G and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge 5G phones in India. The latter is an upper-mid-tier smartphone capable of 120W fast charging. The Chinese smartphone maker claims that the HyperCharge model is “India’s fastest-charging smartphone.” Note that the new Xiaomi 11i models should not be confused with the year-old Mi 11i sold as the Mi 11X in India.
Chinese smartphone maker Vivo unveiled its latest products, the Vivo V23 and V23 Pro. The mid-range phones are powered by MediaTek chipsets and pack a few features that set them apart, such as the dual front-facing cameras and the color-changing back glass.
After months of being the rumor mill’s hot favorite, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE has finally launched. It is advertised as an improved version of the Galaxy S21 and a successor to the Galaxy S20 FE. The phone features a triple-camera setup, a high refresh rate AMOLED display, and the Galaxy S21 series’ Contour-Cut frame design.
The ZTE Axon 20 5G launched in 2020 was the first mass-produced smartphone with an under-display selfie camera. A Google Pixel patent suggests that the search giant is also thinking along these lines. However, it isn’t likely that a Pixel with an under-display camera would debut in 2022.
Top Android Stories of the Week: Xiaomi 12 Series Launched Alongside MIUI 13, Samsung Teases Exynos 2200, More
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Samsung recently teased its upcoming chip for smartphones that will likely be called the Exynos 2200. The SoC is expected to launch on January 11. It features a GPU powered by AMD’s RDNA 2 graphics architecture that has proven its mettle with the Xbox Series X, Sony PlayStation 5, and AMD RX 6000 series graphics cards.
Samsung has started rolling out the One UI 4 update based on Android 12 after the original release was paused briefly due to software bugs and soft-bricking issues reported by users. Hopefully more stable now, the update will soon be available on the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, Flip3, Fold3, Galaxy S21 models, and Galaxy Note 10 series.