Today’s Top Trending Tech News – 14/12/2017 – Nokia 9, Nokia 6 (2018), Galaxy A8 (2018), LG V30+ in India, and more
Trending Tech News 1 – Nokia 9, Nokia 6 (2018) Said to Receive 3C Certification, Mystery Nokia Models Spotted:
Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 9 are listed with model number TA-1054 and TA-1042. The Nokia 9 is claimed to go on sale in China in three variants – one with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage at CNY 3,699 (roughly Rs. 36,000), while the other one with 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage for CNY 4,199 (approximately Rs. 40,900). Nokia 6 (2018) and Nokia 9 smartphones have reportedly reached China’s 3C (China Compulsory Certification). Nokia 9 would have three variants with model number TA-1042, TA-1005 and TA-1009. Nokia 6 (2018) is expected to have Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage. It will follow the trend with 18:9 display. The fingerprint sensor will be placed on the rear below the camera. Nokia 9 would carry a 5.5-inch QHD display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. These launches set for 19th January 2018.
Trending Tech News 2 – Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018), Galaxy A8+ (2018) Details Spotted in Official Manual:
Previously a hands-on video of Samsung Galaxy A8+ was leaked from Bangladesh. Now, a user manual is leaked for new Samsung device and this user manual can clear your doubts. This Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) will sport dual front camera setup. The speaker is placed on the right side of the phone above the Power Button. The volume keys are placed on the left side of the phone. 3.5mm headphone jack is also present here and it will support both wired and wireless fast charging. USB Type-C is present over there. The fingerprint sensor is placed on the rear below the camera and it sports 16MP of a single rear camera with an aperture f/1.7. It will also follow the trend with 18:9 aspect ratio and AMOLED screen. The only difference between A8 and A8+ is the storage here. It comes in two variants, one with single sim slot and another with dual sim slot. You can download the user manual by clicking HERE
Trending Tech News 3 – Xiaomi Mi Noise-Cancelling In-Ear Headphones With 3.5mm Jack Launched:
Xiaomi has launched a new pair of noise-canceling in-ear headphones in China on Tuesday. The new Mi Noise Cancelling headphones have been priced at 299 Yuan (roughly Rs. 2,900) and are currently on sale in China. The pair of headphones has active noise cancellation with a 50-1500Hz broadband and 20dB maximum noise suppression, which apparently allow the feature to work effectively in public environments. The 90-degree earplug design, Xiaomi claims, ensure the long-term usage of the headset. Xiaomi, on the official product page, mentions that the Mi Noise Cancellation in-ear headphones come with a 12-hour battery life. With a battery capacity of 55mAh, the headphones can be charged through a Micro-USB port. The battery can be fully charged in about two hours. To Know More Click HERE
Trending Tech News 4 – Synaptics In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Mass Production Begins With ‘Top 5 OEM’:
Synaptics, the California-based mobile component manufacturer, announced the mass production of its optical in-display fingerprint sensors on Tuesday with a “top five OEM”. The new Synaptics Clear ID in-display fingerprint sensors are developed for smartphones with “infinity displays”, referring to the taller-than-usual 18:9 aspect ratio that’s being more commonly used by mobile manufacturers in the past year. Synaptics claims that its Clear ID FS9500 range of in-display fingerprint sensors will be faster than biometric alternatives like 3D facial recognition. It works with wet, dry, and cold fingers, Synaptic said.
Trending Tech News 5 – Honor 6X, Honor 8 Pro Get Limited Period Discounts on Amazon India:
Amazon.in will offer the discounts until December 19. Honor 6X is available for an as low price as Rs. 9,999 (originally priced at Rs. 12,999). The Honor 6X 64GB, on the other hand, is available for Rs. 11,999 (launched at Rs. 15,999). The USP of the smartphone is the Dual camera. It is still a good camera device in this price segment. But you can go for the successor of Honor 6X which was launched a few weeks ago. We are talking about Honor 7X that can give you a better camera and better look and feel because it sports 18:9 FullView display. the Honor 8 Pro is available with a price tag of Rs. 25,999. The smartphone was debuted in April at a price of Rs. 29,999. Huawei Honor 8 pro is the alternative of OnePlus 5T.
Trending Tech News 6 – LG V30+ With Dual Rear Cameras, FullVision Display Launched in India:
LG launched the plus variant of V30 in India with 128GB of inbuilt storage and the price is 44,990 Rs. It comes with 6-inch OLED Screen with QHD+ resolution and 18:9 Full View display, Android Nougat 7.1.2 out of the box, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable via MicroSD up to 256GB, Dual 16MP (f/1.6, 3-axis OIS) + 13MP (f/1.9) rear camera, 5MP front camera, 3300 mAh battery with qualcomm quick charge 3.0, Hifi Quad DAC that can give you a great audio experience, Dolby Vision, Military Grade durability, IP68 rating and Corning Gorilla Glass 5. These all are specifications of LG V30+ that is available at 44,990 Rs. in India.
Trending Tech News 7 – Panasonic Eluga I9 With 13-Megapixel Camera, Seflie Flash Launched in India:
Panasonic Eluga I9 launched in India at Rs. 7,499 that will be exclusively available on Flipkart from 15th December. It has 5-inch IPS display with an HD (720×1280 pixels) resolution, 1.2GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 SoC coupled with 3GB of RAM, 32GB onboard storage that can be expanded via microSD (up to 128GB), 13-megapixel rear camera with an LED Flash, a 5-megapixel front camera with a selfie flash, 2500mAh battery, 4G VoLTE, OTG support and fingerprint sensor. It is now going to compete with popular budget smartphones, including the Xiaomi Redmi 5A, Micromax Bharat 5 and Nokia 2.
Trending Tech News 7 – OnePlus 5 Now Receiving OxygenOS 4.5.15 Update With October Android Security Patch and Bug Fixes:
OnePlus has started rolling out the latest software update for the OnePlus 5, OxygenOS 4.5.15, which includes multiple bug fixes along with the Android security patch for the month of October. The update is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat but brings with it October’s Android security patch update. The OnePlus 5 is currently two months behind schedule on the monthly security patch updates from Google. The update, available as OTA download, has a file size of 74MB and is being rolled out ‘incrementally’, starting with a small percentage of users and a broader rollout expected in the coming days.
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