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Motorola One Zoom is a $450 quad-camera smartphone (including 3X optical zoom)

As expected, Motorola’s newest smartphone is a mid-range model with an emphasis on photography. The Motorola One Zoom features a 6.4 inch, 2340 x 1080 pixel OLED display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor, and 128GB of storage. It also has a 25MP front-facing camera and four rear cameras including one with a 3x telephoto lens. The […]

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Nubia launches Red Magic 3S with Snapdragon 855+ (and active cooling)

After launching the Red Magic 3 gaming smartphone earlier this year, Nubia is introducing an updated model with a faster processor and faster storage. The Red Magic 3S goes on sale in China September 9th and a global launch is scheduled for October. While the original Red Magic 3 had a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor […]

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Dynabook Tecra X50 is a 3.1 pound laptop with a 15.6 inch display

The company formerly known as Toshiba’s personal computer division launched its first thin and laptops under the Dynabook brand name this summer. Now Dynabook is introducing a model with a larger display… but it still has a pretty compact design. The Dynabook Tecra X50 features a 15.6 inch, full HD IGZO LCD display and a magnesium alloy […]

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Nokia 6.2 and Nokia 7.2 are mid-range phones with triple-cameras, HDR displays

HMD is updating its line of mid-range phones with two new models sporting features that used to be flagship territory. The Nokia 7.2 and Nokia 6.2 are both phones with 6.3 inch FHD+ displays that support HDR10, slim bezels, and a waterdrop-style notch for a selfie camera. And both have triple cameras and fingerprint sensors on the back. […]

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Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro is a rugged, pen-enabled Android tablet

Samsung is one of a handful of companies that continues to crank out premium consumer tablets… but the new Galaxy Tab Active Pro is arguably something a little different. While it could certainly be used as a consumer device, the tablet’s rugged case, physical buttons, and support for glove touch makes it clear that this is a […]

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Sony Xperia 5 is coming in October (it’s basically an Xperia 1, but smaller)

Sony is bringing back the compact smartphone. Sort of. The new Sony Xperia 5 features flagship-level specs including a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, 6GB of RAM, 128GB of UFS storage, and a triple-lens camera system. In fact, it has just about all the same features as the Sony Xperia 1 that launched earlier this year. […]

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Honor MagicBook Pro 16.1 inch laptop now available with AMD Ryzen chips

A few months after launching the MagicBook Pro 16.1 inch laptop powered by an Intel Whiskey Lake processor and NVIDIA graphics, Honor is adding new AMD Ryzen-powered options. The new models are launching in China later this month for about $615 and up. Fun fact: that entry-level price is for a model running Linux. Higher-priced […]

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Samsung Exynos 980 chip has 5G support baked in

The first 5G-ready smartphones are already here. But so far they’ve all relied on multi-chip solutions: a mobile processor to power most smartphone functions, and a separate 5G modem. Now chip makers are starting to make the first smartphone processors with built-in 5G capabilities. Huawei’s Kirin 990 chip is expected to have integrated 5G support. […]

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Asus ProArt StudioBook One is the first laptop with NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000 graphics

The Asus ProArt StudioBook One is a notebook with a 15.6 inch, 4K display, support for up to an Intel Core i9-9980HK octa-core processor, up to 32GB of DDR4-2666 RAM, and up to 1TB of PCIe NVMe storage. But those features aren’t what truly make it stand out. That would be the NVIDIA Quadro RTX […]