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Google Translate Now Gets Real-Time Transcription Feature for Eight Languages

Google Translate Now Gets Real-Time Transcription Feature for Eight Languages

Earlier this year Google had shown off the new transcription feature. Now the live transcription feature is baked into Google Translate. The new Transcription feature can be used to translate the audio from one language to another in real-time.

Nubia Launches Red Magic 5G Gaming Phone with 144Hz Display Refresh Rate

Nubia Launches Red Magic 5G Gaming Phone with 144Hz Display Refresh Rate

In the recent past, we have seen a slew of devices boasting of displays with higher refresh rates. Most of them are gaming phones and the high refresh rate is expected to help enhance the gaming experience. Now Nubia has announced the Red Magic 5G, its latest gaming smartphone with a staggering 144Hz display.

Oppo Find X2 and X2 Pro Launched, Features 120Hz QHD+ Display, 5G Support

Oppo Find X2 and X2 Pro Launched, Features 120Hz QHD+ Display, 5G Support

Oppo is known for ushering in new trends in the smartphone industry. They introduced the world to a pop-up camera, a 10x hybrid screen, 65W fast charging, and an under-screen camera. Oppo launched the Find X in 2018 and ever since the Find X series has been neglected. Now the company is back with Find X2 and X2 Pro, a high-specced device that comes with 5G support.

‘Read This Page’ Google Assistant Feature Is Rolling out on Android

‘Read This Page’ Google Assistant Feature Is Rolling out on Android

As showcased in the CES 2020, Google is rolling out a built-in screen reader for Google Assistant. The feature is activated when you say “Hey Google, read this page” and has started rolling out on Android.

Samsung Galaxy S20 Series Sales Lower Than Expected, Coronavirus Likely Cause

Samsung Galaxy S20 Series Sales Lower Than Expected, Coronavirus Likely Cause

Samsung announced the Galaxy S20 series earlier this month and the device went on sale yesterday. A new report from Korea claims that the initial sale of Galaxy S20 Series was lackluster and less than what Samsung had expected.

Samsung Promises to Work on Galaxy S20 Ultra’s Camera Bug

Samsung Promises to Work on Galaxy S20 Ultra’s Camera Bug

Samsung Galaxy S20 Series was introduced early this month. The device is yet to ship to customers, however, Samsung is already busy fixing a camera issue. Apparently reviewers have found a bug on the Galaxy S20 Ultra camera. Now Samsung has responded and says that it is currently working on a fix.

Leaked Surface Duo Demo Video Shows off ‘Peeking’ Interface

Leaked Surface Duo Demo Video Shows off ‘Peeking’ Interface

Microsoft is once again trying its hands on phones. Last year Microsoft killed Windows Phone and now the company is planning to debut with an Android-powered foldable phone. We have seen a glimpse of how Microsoft’s Surface Duo looks like. The latest video clips shed light on yet another interesting Surface Duo feature.

Images of TCL’s Upcoming Phone with Slide-Out Screen Leaked

Images of TCL’s Upcoming Phone with Slide-Out Screen Leaked

Smartphone manufacturers are coming up with new designs and form factors almost every day. Samsung is striving hard to make foldable displays mainstream while others like Oppo are experimenting with various arrangements for the selfie camera. Now a render of TCL device shows off a slide-out screen.

Microsoft Surface Duo Spotted in Action, Features Front-Facing Flash

Microsoft Surface Duo Spotted in Action, Features Front-Facing Flash

Smartphones with foldable displays seem to be the rage these days. Samsung has already launched the Galaxy Fold and is expected to soon launch the Galaxy Z Flip. Meanwhile, nothing much happened with Microsoft after it retired Windows phone. Now the company is prepping a folding phone with a robust foldable display.

Netflix Android App Is Now Streaming AV1 Codec for Select Titles

Netflix Android App Is Now Streaming AV1 Codec for Select Titles

AV1 is the latest video codec that offers a slew of advantages over Android’s VP9 standard. Most importantly VP9 offers nearly 30% better compression without any loss in quality. Now Netflix has announced that it will offer AV1 natively on Android devices.