Android 11 Beta now available for OnePlus 8 phones, coming to more devices soon

A day after Google released Android 11 Beta for Pixel 2 and later smartphones, it’s now available for the first¬†non Pixel phones. If you have a OnePlus 8 or OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone, you can now download an Android 11 Beta image from the OnePlus website. Google is on track to release Android 11 this […]

Lilbits 401: Killer networking

Intel has acquired Rivet Networks, the company behind the Killer WiFi and Ethernet line of networking hardware. As AnandTech notes, the two companies had been working closely together in recent years, making the move somewhat unsurprising. In other Intel news, some leaked benchmarks paint a promising picture of the company’s upcoming Tiger Lake processors with […]

OnePlus 8 Pro “X-ray camera” will be temporarily disabled (Update: in China)

A few weeks after the OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone went on sale, reports started popping up that it came with a bonus feature — an X-ray camera. Sort of. The phone has a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP telephoto camera, and a 5MP color filter camera — and that least one can allow you to […]

Lilbits 399: Huawei’s chips, OnePlus x-ray cam, and Facebook gets GIPHY

Earlier this week the US government extended its order prohibiting US companies from using telecommunications equipment from Huawei or ZTE by another year. Now the Trump Administration has introduced a new executive order that could make things even more difficult for Huawei. US companies were already blocked from selling equipment and intellectual property to the […]

OnePlus 8 Pro launches with 120 Hz display, 30W wireless charging (and IP68 rating)

The latest flagship phone from OnePlus features a 6.78 inch display with a 120 Hz refresh rate and 10-bit color. The new¬†OnePlus 8 Pro is also the first phone from the company to feature quad cameras. And, as you’d expect, the phone also packs Qualcomm’s latest flagship processor, the Snapdragon 865. The OnePlus 8 Pro […]