The Gadget Buzz: iOS 9/OS X EI Captain beta Now available, Android M Developer Preview Update Is Out, Xiaomi Libra Benchmark Test And More
Welcome to fourth edition of The Gadget Buzz on Trak.in. TGB is a new feature on Trak which bring you the most buzzing stories of the tech industry. Here is what has been buzzing in gadget world today.
Beta iOS 9 and OS X EI Captain released by Apple
Apple has just released the first public beta version of iOS 9 and OS X EI Captain. These two operating systems were launched recently in Apple’s annual developer conference. However, Apple has said that the version that they have released for both the OS is just a beta release.
Apple has appealed to report the errors and bugs in the OS if people encounter any during their usage. If you are willing to try the beta version of the OS just visit beta.apple.com and complete the signup process of the Apple’s Beta Testing Program.
For iPhone and iPad users, the iOS 9 beta update is of 213 MB, if there is insufficient space in your device it will automatically ask you to delete some apps to make download possible.
OnePlus Two is huge in terms of battery as well
OnePlus Two is the hottest topic at present on the internet and almost everyone is talking about it. OnePlus Two will be launched on 27th of July in Virtual Reality and company seems to be very excited for it. Also, OnePlus is giving regular sneak peeks regarding the specifications and features of the phone. As of now company has revealed that OnePlus Two will have Type USB-C port, a Snapdragon 810 SoC, 4 gigs of RAM, biometric lock and CEO himself has confirmed that phone will be priced below $400. Now, OnePlus 2 Reddit AMA has confirmed that OnePlus Two will pack a huge 3,300 mAh battery which is bigger than OnePlus One’s 3,100 mAh power pack.
Android M first developer preview update released by Google
Today Google also released the first update to their recently launched OS called Android M. The Developer Preview 2 is the first update for the OS after the initial release at Google I/O this year. Android M carries the style statement of Android Lollipop with a number of improvements to user experience, performance and batter of course. Android M’s images for all the Nexus devices have been updated with number of improvements and enhancement of the OS’s experience. Changes to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth location, changes for contacts and identities permission etc have been made.
Xiaomi Libra appeared in benchmark tests
Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship device namely Mi5 and its bigger variant Mi 5 Plus have already surfaced online. Recently, Android Xiaomi Smartphone has appeared in a leak. As per the sources the name for the Smartphone is ‘Xiaomi Libra’, phone’s details have appeared in a benchmark test.
According to Geekbenchmark the phone will run on MIUI version based on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box. Phone is expected to come with Snapdragon Hexa-core 808 SoC which can be clocked at 1.44 GHz geared up with 2 gigs of RAM. As per the sources, the phone could be a mid range Smartphone from Chinese manufacturer to take on the existing competition.
Vivo X5Pro a Smartphone Can capture 32 MP selfies and can scan your eye!
Vivo the Chinese brand which entered in Indian market this year! Vivo’s X5Pro is the only Smartphone that can capture 32 MP Selfies from its front camera sensor with the help of software optimization and it can also scan your retina with it’s secondary camera. 13 MP primary sensor on the device can also capture 4K videos. Vivo has never played the pricing game in India rather they are dedicated towards providing a feature loaded Smartphone at a higher price side.
Specs sheet of the phone contains some impressive numbers like a 5.2 inch AMOLED Display with Gorilla Glass 3, 1.5 GHz Snapdragon 615 Octa-Core processor with 2 gigs of RAM. On software front the device comes with Android 5.1 underneath Fun Touch OS, 16 gigs of ROM and 128 gigs expandable capacity, 4G LTE and 2,450 mAh battery. Vivo X5Pro is said to be launched in India on 22nd of July 2015 with a price tag of Rs. 30,000.