Lilbits 372: Raspberry Pi 4 charging issues (and USB-C confusion)

Raspberry Pi’s latest small and cheap single-board computer is the most powerful to date. The recently launched Raspberry Pi 4 features a quad-core ARM Cortex-A72 processor, an upgraded GPU, faster Ethernet, and for the first time it comes with three memory configuration choices: 1GB, 2GB, or 4GB. The new model is also the first to […]

Nokia 2.2 budget phone heading to Europe and India for about $100 and up

HMD’s latest budget smartphone features a 5.7 inch display with a waterdrop-style camera notch, a 3,000 mAh battery, a quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 processor, up to 3GB of RAM, and up to 32GB of storage. While the Nokia 2.2 doesn’t have the most impressive specs, it does have a few key selling points. First, it’s an Android […]

HMD’s Nokia X71 is company’s first phone with a hole-punch display

HMD Global is the latest phone maker to jump on the hole-punch bandwagon. The company’s new Nokia X71 features a slim bezels and a 6.4 inch display with a small hole in the upper left corner where you’ll find a 16MP front-facing camera. The phone has upper mid-range specs, and it will be available in […]

Nokia 9 PureView is the first smartphone with 5 rear cameras

HMD’s Nokia-branded smartphones have earned a reputation for offering solid features at affordable prices. But for the most part they haven’t pushed the boundaries for what we expect from a modern smartphone. The company’s new Nokia 9 PureView is the first example of what it looks like when HMD/Nokia tries to get distinctive. Like many […]

Nokia 9 PureView specs leaked in promo video (5 cameras, Snapdragon 845 and Android One)

We’ve known for a while that HMD is working on a Nokia-branded smartphone with five rear cameras. But now we have a much better idea of what to expect from the upcoming Nokia 9 PureView thanks to a series of leaks. Evan Blass posted a picture showing the front and back of the phone this […]

HMD launches the $450 Nokia 8.1 smartphone with Snapdragon 710 processor

HMD’s latest Nokia-branded smartphone is one of the first devices to feature Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 710 processor. It’s a chip that splits the difference between the chip maker’s 800-series premium processors and 600-series chips for more affordable devices. So it shouldn’t be surprising that the new Nokia 8.1smartphone is priced somewhere in between — it should […]