Top Tech News Today: Realme 3 Pro Avengers Edition, Mi A3 With New SD 700 Chip, iPhone XI, and More!
Realme 3 Pro’s Avenger Edition Coming Soon
Realme 3 Pro has been launched in India recently and the official sale is scheduled to begin on 29 April 2019. However, just two days before the sale of the phone, CEO Madhav Sheth has announced that there will be a first-ever pop-up store in the Pacific Mall of New Delhi. Realme has taken the opportunity of the release of the Avengers Endgame movie and use it for the marketing of the newly launched smartphone. For all the details, go here!
Huawei’s First Smartphone With a Pop-up Camera Leaked
Huawei will be unveiling a new P smart smartphone with a pop-up selfie camera, which is allegedly named Huawei P Smart Z. The specs of the phone have been leaked by Mobielkopen. As per the renders, the phone will come with a 16Mp selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture. This means that the phone will have minute bezels and the device will be called Ultra Fullview display.
iPhone XI CAD-Based Renders Leaked
The apparently ‘final’ renders of the iPhone XI by Apple have appeared, which are CAD-based. These renders have revealed that the phone will still have the bump on its camera unit. This bump will have three camera sensors, an LED flash, and a mic hole too. Also, the phone will come with a 5.8″ AMOLED display. The smartphone giant will probably launch the successors to the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR in September.
Chinese Brands Captured 66% of Indian Smartphone Market
A study conducted by Counterpoint Research has revealed interesting stats about the Indian smartphone market. As per the report, Chinese smartphone brands have captured about a 66% share of the Indian market in the first quarter of 2019. The Chinese smartphone companies have grown by 20% year on year and this is because of the growth of companies such as Vivo, Realme, and Oppo.
Fortsense Develops Under-display Fingerprint Scanner
The security feature, the under-display fingerprint scanner is quite popular, however, they have only been introduced for the high-end phones with OLED display. But now, the under-display fingerprint sensor has been developed for LED screens too. Fortsense has developed this technology and is the first in the world to bring out such a feature. Although there is no news as to when this technology will be launched, it is a given that affordable smartphones will soon have this feature.
Mi A3 To Be Launched With New Snapdragon Chip
Recently, Qualcomm announced three new Snapdragon chips, which are Snapdragon 665, Snapdragon 730 and Snapdragon 730G. Xiaomi has confirmed that one of the 700 series processors will be used in its upcoming smartphone. This phone is rumored to be one of next Mi A smartphone under Mi series of Xiaomi, Mi A3. For all the details about this leak, go here!