Top Tech News Today: Google Bans This Chinese App, Honor 20 Pro, Realme Pop-up Selfie Camera, and More!
Chinese app developer Do Global has been banned for fraud, Realme has an upcoming smartphone with a pop-up selfie camera, Oppo A1k has been launched in India and nubia Red Magic 3 has arrived too!
Read on for all the top tech news of today!
Google Banned Chinese App Developer Do Global
Chinese app developer Do Global has been banned by Google as per a report. The apps developed by this developer are also being removed from the play store. Apparently, the developer is guilty of committing massive fraud and misusing user permissions. A total of 46 apps by the app developer have already been removed from the Google Play Store as of Friday. This ad fraud has been pointed out by Check Point Research.
Realme has officially teased a new smartphone through a small video. The phone has a pop-up selfie camera in the middle. The video is not even a minute long and has a catchy tune of the company, “it’s me, it’s me, it’s Realme.” In the clip are youngsters who are dancing, taking selfies, dancing, etc., which is clearly a marketing strategy for the upcoming phone by the company.
Oppo A1k Launched in India
Oppo has launched its entry level smartphone, Oppo A1k, in India at the price of Rs. 8,490. The phone will come with a water drop notch display and a Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The phone is powered by MediaTek Heli0 P22 Octa-core processor and a 4000 mAh battery. It also has Android 9.0 Pie update out of the box. However, there is no fingerprint sensor. While the phone is already available in retail stores, there is no news when the phone will be available online.
Top 8 Smartphones Launching in India
While the first quarter of 2019 has already seen a lot of smartphones launch, there are still some more to wait for. OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro are all set to launch with rear triple cameras and 5G support in Bengaluru. Xiaomi Mi A3 is also a much-awaited with its latest Snapdragon 700 processor. Asus Zenfone 6Z, Redmi 7A, Google Pixel 3A, Realme U2, Nokia 8.1 Plus, Samsung Galaxy M40 are some other smartphones that we are anticipating. For all the details, go here!
nubia Red Magic 3 Arrives
The smartphone company ZTE is planning to launch a flagship smartphone with all amazing specs, called nubia Red Magic 3. The phone has an advanced processor and 12 GB RAM and 8K and 1920 fps slow-mo video recording. The phone also has a 6.65” AMOLED display and a 5,000 mAh battery with 27W fast charging and also supports Power Delivery. The phone will be launched on May 3, at midnight and will be available for sale at the nubia stores and online retailer JD.com.
Honor 20 Pro Leaks Reveal Black Variant
The smartphone giant Huawei is all set to launch three new phones of the 20 series, which are Honor 20, Honor 20 Pro, and Honor 20 Lite. A new leak has emerged that confirms that one of the phones, Honor 20 Pro, will have a black color variant as well. Like the Huawei P30 Pro, this phone will also have four cameras and a 32 MP selfie camera. The camera’s primary sensor is 40MP Sony IMX600, and it also comes with an RGGB filter.