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Moto Z2 Specs Leak As Launch Looms

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Earlier this month the mid-range Moto Z2 Play aws announced. It’s a substantial upgrade over last year’s model, and it’s not the only refresh on the Moto radar. The Z2 is also on the way and it’s just made another early appearance thanks to GFXBench. Based on the data that Winfuture.de posted [Google translate link], […]

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Deals of the Day (6-28-2017)

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Sure, LG’s plan to launch a modular smartphone in 2016 and sell a set of modular accessories that could extend the functionality of the phone didn’t really work out all that well for the company. But if you ignore the modular features, the LG G5 is still a pretty good phone… especially now that you […]

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Shuttle X1 compact gaming PC on the way

พุธ, 06/28/2017 - 23:34

Before there was the Intel NUC and Gigabyte BRIX, there was Shuttle. The company has been making small form-factor PCs and PC cases for ages, but in recent years Shuttle seems to have been focusing primarily on enterprise solutions with PCs designed for digital signage, point-of-sales systems and the like. Now it looks like the […]

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ARKit could help iOS leapfrog over Android in augmented reality

พุธ, 06/28/2017 - 21:00

Augmented reality apps have been around for almost as long as smartphones with cameras have been around. But lately they’ve started to get really good thanks to advanced technologies like Google’s Project Tango which uses software and hardware to mix virtual objects and real-world settings in cool ways. But there are only a few devices that […]

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 brings better performance (and efficiency) to the mid-range

พุธ, 06/28/2017 - 11:02

As expected, Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 450 chip is about to bring a huge performance boost to mid-range smartphones. The new chip offers is a 14nm processor that offers higher clock speeds than the 28nm Snapdragon 435 processor that launched just a few months ago. But it should also offer better graphics and video playback performance, […]

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Qualcomm’s new Fingerprint sensors work under glass, under displays, and underwater

พุธ, 06/28/2017 - 11:01

Qualcomm is probably best known for making the chips that power smartphones, but the company has also been developing fingerprint sensors for a while. The company’s latest drop the Sense ID name and are just called Qualcomm Fingerprint Sensors. And along with the no-nonsense name come features designed for modern smartphone hardware. For example, there’s […]

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Qualcomm launches Snapdragon Wear 1200 platform for wearables

พุธ, 06/28/2017 - 11:00

Qualcomm’s latest smartwatch chip is designed for low-power, always-connected devices. The new Snapdragon Wear 1200 platform is a 28nm chip that features a 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A7 processor and support for the new LTE IoT standard. While LTE IoT doesn’t provide the kind of high-speed internet access you get from 4G LTE, you do get […]

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Micron kills off Lexar flash drives, storage cards, and other products

พุธ, 06/28/2017 - 05:16

Say goodbye to the Lexar brand of removable storage products. Parent company Micron Technology is “discontinuing its Lexar retail removable storage business.” That means you won’t see new Lexar-branded USB flash drives, SD cards, card readers, or other memory products. I suspect it’ll take a while before stores sell out of any remaining inventory though, […]

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OnePlus 5 is now shipping for $479 and up

พุธ, 06/28/2017 - 02:26

Gone are the days when OnePlus relied on flash sales and invite systems to sell its smartphones. Just about a week after unveiling the OnePlus 5 and starting to take pre-orders, the company is now selling the phone outright. It’s available from the OnePlus website for $479 and up, and orders placed today are expected […]

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Deals of the Day (6-27-2017)

พุธ, 06/28/2017 - 01:28

TRENDnet’s TEW-828DRU is a tri-band wireless router with four gigabit Ethernet jacks (plus one Ethernet input), a USB 3.0 port and a USB 2.0 port that you can use to share files over a home network, and a dual-core 1 GHz processor. It typically sells for around $200, but today Newegg is selling this AC3200 […]

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Asus Zenfone 4, 4v, 4 Max names leaked (by Google)

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 23:33

Asus has already launched a flagship-level smartphone for 2017. The company’s Zenfone AR is a high-end phone with up to 8GB of RAM, a high-resolution display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, and support for Google’s Tango and Daydream platforms for augmented reality and virtual reality. But the company also has some mainstream phones in the […]

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InnCable is an Android PC in an Ethernet/HDMI cable

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 22:21

It’s been a few years since the first PC-on-a-stick devices hit the streets. While these tiny computers have gotten more powerful over time, at least one company is shooting for smaller size rather than more power. The InnCable is basically an Android PC box stuffed into a cable. At one end of the InnCable there’s […]

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Alcatel Idol 5S launches for $279 (or $200 for Amazon Prime members)

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 22:00

Most of the phones in Alcatel’s lineup may be entry-level devices, but the company’s Idol family of phones typically offer strong specs at affordable prices… and the new Alcatel Idol 5S is no exception. It features a 5.2 inch full HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage. While […]

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Nokia 6 is available for $180 (for Amazon Prime members… plus more Prime exclusive phones)

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 21:41

As promised, the Nokia 6 smartphone is up for pre-order from Amazon for $230. But it turns out there’s also a cheaper option. Amazon has added the Nokia 6 to its Prime Exclusive line of smartphones, allowing you to save up to $80 by purchasing a phone with ads on the lock screen. That brings […]

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Honor 9 smartphone coming to Europe

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 20:00

After launching in China earlier this month, the Honor 9 smartphone is spreading to the West. At an event in Germany today, Huawei subdivision Honor announced that the phone would be available in select markets including the UK, France, Germany, Italy, and Spain, starting June 27th. Unfortunately there are currently no plans for a US […]

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Essential Phone hits the FCC, should begin shipping soon

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 03:24

The Essential Phone is an unusual-looking Android device with premium specs, support for modular accessories, and a pretty strong pedigree: Essential was founded by Andy Rubin, one of the co-founders of Android. First unveiled in May, the Essential Phone is expected to begin shipping soon. So it’s not surprising to see that the phone passed […]

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Deals of the Day (6-26-2017)

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 01:59

Looking to save some money on an Amazon Echo? You could buy a refurbished model for $135. Or you could buy a brand new model for $5 less. Amazon is running a 1-day sale on its Echo smart speaker, and several other stores are matching the $130 price, including Best Buy, Staples, and Bed Bath […]

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Smach Z handheld gaming PC hits another (big) snag

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 01:11

Want a handheld computer that can run PC games? Then you should probably look at the GPD Win… because it’s looking more and more likely that the Smach Z is never going to ship. First unveiled as a concept called the SteamBoy in 2014, the Smach Z is supposed to be a handheld device with […]

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SNES Classic mini-console coming Sept 29th for $80 (with 21 games)

อังคาร, 06/27/2017 - 00:13

Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition was a surprise hit when it launched last year. The tiny replica of a classic Nintendo Entertainment System came with 30 classic games pre-loaded and quickly sold out at just about every store where it was available. Now Nintendo is launching a follow-up: the Super NES Classic Edition is coming September […]

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Opus 1.2 audio codec brings better sound at low bit rates (free and open source)

จันทร์, 06/26/2017 - 23:15

Now that the patents for the popular MP3 audio codec have expired, it’s unlikely that the format is going anywhere, despite many reports that misinterpreted what the end of the format’s licensing program would mean. MP3 was the de facto standard for folks who wanted to rip music from CDs in the late 90s and […]

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