Technology News Today, 24 August highlights: Realme C12, Motorola new phone
Today Technology News highlights: Realme C12, Motorola new phone
Samsung Galaxy M51 expected to launch in India in September
Samsung is gearing up for the launch of a new smartphone in India under its M-series. Samsung Galaxy M51 will reportedly launch in India on September 10. The pricing of the upcoming Galaxy M-series smartphone has also been leaked online.
Tipster Mukul Sharma, aka Stufflistings, on his Twitter handle, has revealed that Samsung Galaxy M51 could launch in India on September 10. As far as the pricing is concerned, the phone could be priced around Rs 23,990 in India.
Realme Narzo 20 tipped to launch in India in September
Realme Narzo 10 and Narzo 10A smartphones were launched in India in May this year. Now the brand is reportedly working on to bring Realme Narzo 20 in country as well soon.
Realme CEO Madhav Sheth has already teased that new Realme 7 series will be launched soon in India. Now reportedly, in addition to the Realme 7 series, the company may launch the Realme Narzo 20 also in the country.
Ambrane Pulse Smarwatch launched at Rs 3,499
Ambrane has announced the launch of its ‘Pulse Smartwatch’ in India. The product priced at Rs 3,499 and comes with 365 Days warranty, exclusively with Flipkart. It is also available at the brand’s own website.
Ambrane Pulse Smart Watch comes with an integrated SPO2 measurement, that gives real-time updates of variation in blood oxygen levels. Apart from this, the Smartwatch supports Heart rate, blood pressure measurement and many other features which keeps you updated with your health.
Samsung OneUI 2.5 update will be rolled out for Galaxy S10 series, Galaxy Note 10 series and more
Samsung recently rolled out OneUI 2.5 update to the Galaxy S20 series of smartphones. Now, the brand has revealed that the update will be available to other smartphones including Galaxy Note 10 series and Galaxy S10 series.
The brand has confirmed that the OneUI 2.5 update will be rolled out to smartphones including Galaxy S10 5G, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10e, Galaxy S10 Lite, Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, Galaxy Note10+ 5G, Galaxy Note10+, Galaxy Note10 5G, Galaxy Note10, Galaxy Note10 Lite, Galaxy Note9, Galaxy Z Flip 5G, Galaxy Z Flip, Galaxy Fold 5G and Galaxy Fold.
The latest OneUI 2.5 update brings a host of interesting features. To start with, the company has added an option to shoot 8K videos with 24fps with an option to record the footage in 21:9 aspect ratio. The update also brings Pro Video mode that brings the ability to control the smartphone's mic direction. One can also use Galaxy Buds as a lavalier microphone to minimize background noise and record crystal-clear audio.
Samsung Galaxy Note 20, Galaxy Note 20 Ultra 5G to launch in India tomorrow
Samsung will be launching Galaxy Note 20, Galaxy Note 20 Ultra 5G smartphones in India on August 25 in a power-packed event aptly termed the "Galaxy Powerfest".
Samsung has announced the launch date of its flagship smartphones on its official Twitter handle. The Galaxy Powerfest event will be live-streamed on Samsung India YouTube channel tomorrow at 12 noon.
The Galaxy Note20 is priced at Rs 77999 for the 4G-only variant with 8GB RAM + 256GB storage onboard. It comes in Mystic Green, Mystic Gray, Mystic Blue, and Mystic Bronze colours.
The Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, on the other hand, will be available for Rs 1,04,999 in India for 12GB RAM and 256GB storage. The phone will be available in Mystic Bronze, Mystic Black, and Mystic White hues.
OnePlus Nord gets new Oxygen OS update
OnePlus has announced a new OxygenOS update for the OnePlus Nord smartphone. OnePlus is rolling out the new software update with version OxygenOS 10.5.5.AC01DA to the smartphone in India.
It is the fifth OxygenOS update since the phone's launch in July, and it is being rolled out in India and major global markets. In Europe and North America, the OnePlus Nord is receiving OxygenOS 10.5.5.AC01BA and OxygenOS 10.5.5.AC01AA respectively.
LG Q92 goes official
LG has announced the launch of a new 5G smartphone in the Q series - LG Q92, in South Korea. The smartphone comes with a price tag of 499,600 won (approx. Rs 31,390) and it is available in White, Blue and Red colours.
The LG Q92 comes loaded with a 6.67-inch full HD+ PunchHole display with a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels and 20:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone is powered by a 2.2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 765G 7nm processor with Adreno 620 GPU. The smartphone comes with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded to upto 2TB using a microSD card slot. It has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Moto G9 launched in India
Motorola has today launched the Moto G9 smartphone in India. The Motorola G9 smartphone is Rs 11,499 for the single, 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant and it will go on sale starting 31st August at 12 PM.
The key features include huge 5,000mAh battery, 48MP triple rear cameras and a 6.5-inch 20:9 Max Vision display. The phone comes in Forest Green and Sapphire Blue colour options to choose from.
Oppo F17 Pro to feature 48-megapixel quad-camera setup and more
Oppo is all set to launch its generation of smartphones known as Oppo F17 Pro in India soon. Now, ahead of launch, the company has teased some information about the upcoming smartphone.
Oppo has revealed that the Oppo F17 Pro will come with a slim form factor and it will be just 7.48mm thick, making it one of the sleekest devices in this segment. The smartphone will come loaded with a quad-camera setup at the back panel and dual-front cameras along with AI and video stabilization features.
As per the company, the smartphone will come with a 48-megapixel quad-camera setup on the rear panel. For the front, it will come with a dual-front camera with a combination of 16-megapixel primary lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The company claims that the front cameras will deliver precise bokeh effect and it will help to add more bokeh effects photos with multiple people in the frame.
Oppo A53 price leaked
Oppo A53 will be launching in India on August 25 at 12:30 pm. Now ahead of the launch, the pricing of the phone has been leaked online.
As per the leak, the Oppo A53 will be available in 6GB + 128GB variant which could be priced somewhere between Rs 14,000 and Rs 15,000. The 4GB + 64GB variant will be launched in India sometime later.
Realme C2 receiving Android 10 update with Realme UI
Realme recently rolled out an early access programme for its Android 10 based Realme UI for its Realme C2. The phone has now started receiving Android update with Realme UI based on Android 10.
To recall, Realme C2 was launched in India in India in April last year with ColorOS 6.0 on top of Android 9.0 Oreo. The latest update comes on build number RMX1945EX_11_C.41 or RMX1941EX_11_C.41 and the size of the update is around 2GB.
Realme 7, Realme 7 Pro to launch soon in India
Realme is all set to launch its new wave of smartphones with Realme 7 and Realme 7 Pro. Realme CEO Madhav Sheth has hinted that the company is working to bring the new Realme 7 series to India.
Madhav Sheth took Twitter to tease the launch of the upcoming smartphones. He said, “I can see that you guys were missing me from the past couple of launch events. Well, I was busy making 2 new smartphones for you, and I have to make them Super Good! #BuildingTheFaster7” The hashtag reveals that the upcoming series will be named as Realme 7 series. Furthermore, he said that he is working on two smartphones, which could be none other than Realme 7 and Realme 7 Pro.
Realme C12 first sale to be held today
Realme C12 was recently launched at Rs 8,999 for the single 3GB + 32GB model. Now the phone will go on sale today at 12P.M on Flipkart and realme.com. Alongside the Realme C12, Realme Buds Classic will go on sale today.
It comes in two colour options namely, Power Blue and Power Silver. Realme C12 will be available from offline stores starting from August 31.