October 29, the Chinese introduced the new “killer flagships” OnePlus 6T. A few days before its announcement, the flagship was tested in the famous AnTuTu benchmark and turned out to be more powerful than the Xiaomi Black Shark. Now, the novelty has once again officially passed the AnTuTu software test. It turned out that the results of the OnePlus 6T are even better.
In the first test before the premiere of OnePlus 6T scored 297 132 points. This is better than Xiaomi Black Shark with 292,887 points, but worse than the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, which have 363,525 and 372,106 points, respectively. New tests showed a score of 298,011 points. As can be seen from the test, the developers have slightly optimized the system and improved the performance of the smartphone on the same processor. The increase in power was not particularly large, but it is. This will probably help the OnePlus 6T to keep the lead after the release of the next Chinese flagship.
Chinese resource IT Home has published a snapshot showing the cost of one of the modifications of the new frameless smartphone Xiaomi Mi Mix 3.
Judging by the photos, this is a version with 6 GB of RAM, and it will cost approximately $ 533. Unfortunately, the volume of the internal drive is not specified. But, most likely, we are talking about the minimum configuration of 64 GB. For comparison, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s in this modification costs $ 518.
It is already known that Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 will have a slider form factor. It will be equipped with a Snapdragon 845 chipset, up to 10 GB of RAM, up to 512 GB of ROM, a dual main camera and a dual 24 megapixel front camera. In addition, according to rumors, the device will have a 6.4-inch AMOLED-display with a resolution of Full HD + and an aspect ratio of 18: 9.
Of the features, the smartphone will support the fifth generation network (5G), wireless fast charging, and the ability to record Super Slow-Motion video at a speed of 960 frames per second.
The presentation of the novelty will be held tomorrow in China. The smartphone should go on sale in their homeland a few days after the announcement.
The Chinese resource CNMO, the day before the announcement, published the first spyware images of the gaming smartphone Huawei Mate 20X.
The photos show that the design of the device resembles the usual Mate 20. The dimensions of the smartphone will be larger. In front you can see a display with a drop-like cutout, and at the back is a triple camera with LED flash and a fingerprint scanner.
According to rumors, Mate 20X will be equipped with a 7.21-inch OLED-display with a resolution of 2240×1080 pixels. The device will be responsible for the flagship chipset Kirin 980 and 4/6/8 GB of RAM. Also, the novelty will receive up to 512 GB of internal storage and energy-intensive battery.
The Huawei Mate 20X will be shown tomorrow in London with the Mate 20 / Mate 20 Pro smartphones, the Huawei Watch GT smart watches and the Freebuds 2 Pro wireless headphones.
Xiaomi company continues to release a stable version of MIUI 10 for its devices. This time the update received four smartphones.
What is known
The list includes the following devices: Xiaomi Mi Max 3, Mi Max 2, Redmi Note 5 (Chinese version of the smartphone) and Redmi Note 5A. This is not yet “Global”, but China Stable ROM. It has only English and Chinese languages and no Google services. But based on this firmware, third-party developers are already preparing their builds for users outside of China.
In the new update, there are all the innovations of the MIUI 10 shell. For example, navigation gestures, a new notification curtain interface and a menu of recently launched applications. Also, the system added support for artificial intelligence and many other useful features.
In early September, LG began to distribute Android Oreo based firmware for the flagship LG G5 in its homeland in South Korea. And a month later, the update got to the international version of the device.
As participants of the forum XDA-Developers report, users of the smartphone LG G5 (H850) have already begun to receive the firmware. The update has the build number OPR1.170623.032 and contains the September security patch. In addition, the new version of the software improved the work of the device, as well as added the function “picture in picture”, new animation, notification points, autofilling and much more.
The official forum Xiaomi published information about the first official case of the explosion of the battery of the smartphone Xiaomi Mi A1. This miraculously did not cause a fire and did not harm the owner, who at that time was sleeping nearby.
An unknown user, as usual, put the Xiaomi Mi A1 to charge for the night on the nightstand near the bed, and at night the smartphone battery exploded. The situation was saved by a protective cover on the device, which contained an explosion, a flame and a sound. The owner only realized what had happened in the morning and remembered that something woke him in the middle of the night, but he did not attach any importance to this and quickly fell asleep.
The user has already contacted the official Xiaomi service center, hoping for free compensation. He also asks all owners of gadgets not to leave smartphones at night for charging, especially near him and close to his head.