Top Tech News Today: Real-Life PUBG Game, Galaxy A80, Video Fingerprints, and More!
A real-life PUBG game on a private island and launch of Qualcomm’s three new chips. Oppo has launched Oppo Reno and Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition. Samsung’s Galaxy A80 is out too.
Read on and be updated with all the latest updates from the tech world!
A Real Life PUBG Game Staged by Millionaire, Winner Gets 1 Crore
An unnamed millionaire plans to set up a real-life PUBG game on his private island which will be conducted for about three days and the winner will be £100,000, which is Rs. 1 crore. Apparently, a millionaire posted a request on a luxury website, Hush Hush, asking for a ‘talented game maker’ to design such a game which will probably take six weeks to execute.
Redmi Flagship Phone Spotted on Video With Specs
A video has been making rounds of the internet supposedly flaunting the latest Redmi flagship phone. Rumors are that the phone will have a hole punch and triple cameras. Underneath the camera is an LED flash and a fingerprint sensor in the middle of the back panel. The display of the phone has 6.0 to 6.3-inches and an FHD+ screen. The bezels on the side of the phone are quite small, and the bezel at the bottom is thicker.
Qualcomm Launches 3 New Snapdragon Chips
Qualcomm conducted an event to celebrate the annual AI day, on which the company launched three new chips for budget and entry-premium smartphones. The names of these are Snapdragon 665, Snapdragon 730 and Snapdragon 730G. The chips have been designed focussing on camera, gaming and AI. For more details go here!
Oppo Reno, Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Launched
Smartphone giant Oppo has launched their two new phones Oppo Reno and Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition in China. Both the phones are equipped with the panoramic AMOLED display and Corning Gorilla Glass 6. The phones also have a side-swing selfie camera. The Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC. it also has a triple camera set up at the back and a periscope telephoto lens.
Alibaba Creates Video Fingerprints
The popular Chinese e-commerce website Alibaba has developed a new feature, video fingerprint, to put a stop to piracy. Video fingerprints mean that each video that goes online will have a unique identity of its own. The fingerprints can be identified even if the video has been modified, like trimming or image modification, etc. more than 7000 businesses have signed up to be a part of the project of Video Fingerprint.
Samsung Galaxy A80 Launched
Samsung Galaxy A80 has been launched on Wednesday at an event in Thailand. The smartphone comes with a rotating triple camera setup at the rear and an in-display fingerprint sensor too. It comes in three different colors, viz. Angel Gold, Ghost White, and Phantom Black. The phone is powered by Android 9.0 Pie and Snapdragon 730G SoC, and has an FHD+ Super AMOLED display.