Today, an official poster leaked online confirms the date and time of the launch. The image was posted on Weibo by KJuma, a popular leakster on the micro-blogging platform. not only does it reveal the date as June 15, 2017, it also mentions the venue and time.
If you take a look at the image below, you will see the aforementioned promo poster, and even though the text is in Chinese, you can clearly see that the highlighted date is June 15, and if true, we’re only two weeks away from the handset’s announcement.
The launch will take place at the Shenzhen Bay Sports Center (Spring Cocoon Gymnasium) at 3:00 pm local time (7:00 AM GMT). The OnePlus 5 has been confirmed to sport the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. It is expected to retain its 5.5-inch display and is rumored to come with 8GB of RAM and dual rear cameras.
This season OnePlus is giving you an opportunity to win a OnePlus 5 by OnePlus 10 lucky reviewer, OnePlus will announce 10 lucky winners after the selection process and they will get OnePlus 5 free of cost.
To join the Lab you have to visit OnePlus lab page. but before joining you have to follow OnePlus on Instagram (@oneplustech), then submit three photographs from your Instagram account snapped with any smartphone. The OnePlus design team will contact you if you are a lucky winner. Please note that selection is based on the best picture thus everything about your picture comes into play from the camera quality of the phone you used to the environment, lighting, and background of your photo. The eventual winners will get the new OnePlus 5 smartphone.
The company is quite confident of the OnePlus 5 camera that they went public with their plans with the OnePlus 5 camera. “We want to bring a device that’s truly tailored and perfected for photography lovers,” wrote OnePlus on the competition page.
The closing date for this contest is not stated. However, already, OnePlus has recorded over 15,000 applications as at the time of reporting. To keep yourself abreast with the proceedings of this contest, visit OnePlus.net/lab.
We expect that the new phone announces from Motorola will be Moto Z2 Play. And also a tweet by Motorola Canada has confirmed there will indeed be a launch tomorrow. The tweet doesn’t mention about a phone name or model but sources say it is the Moto Z2 Play.
TENAA listing confirmed that it would be thinner and will be under 6mm thick (excluding the camera bump) and will sport a smaller 2820mAh battery smaller than the original Moto Z Play’s 3510mAh battery. This thing really disappoint.
It will sport a Snapdragon 626 processor, 4GB RAM, & 64GB ROM. There is a 12MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera, both with LED flash. It will run Android 7.1.1 out of the box and support the Moto Mods
Xiaomi UI update MIUI 9 is now speculated to be available from July. And it is expected to bring some new features. Xiaomi was speculated to make the split-screen mode so now expected to come with MIUI 9 on Android Nougat devices. And more features also like picture-in-picture functionality is expected to arrive with MIUI 9 update.
According to previous reports, Xiaomi has removed SMS scheduling feature because of low number of SMS users and Xiaomi would allow its users to delete system apps such as Calendar or Calculator in MIUI 9. The screen recorder feature is also expected to arrive with MIUI 9.
Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun had also confirmed recently that MIUI 9 will be more stable, powerful and smoother. the MIUI 9 may get announced in July and it may roll out to users starting from August. Xiaomi is expected to confirm on the Mi Devices that will be receiving it in July or August. However, a recent leak has revealed that MIUI 9 would be arriving on devices like Mi 6, Mi 5c, Mi MIX, Mi Note 2, Redmi Note 4X, Redmi Note 4, Mi 4C, Mi 4S, Mi 5, Mi 5s, Mi 5s Plus, and also Mi Pad 3 tablet.
During the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017, The Taiwanese company ASUS has introduced smaller edition of 10-inch slate called ZenPad 3S 8.0 at the recent Computex 2017 event. The company has also introduced two new variants of ZenPad 10 Z301MFL and Z301ML.
Here is the video of Computex 2017 Press Event-
Here are details and specifications of these new devices-
ZenPad 3S 8.0-
The ZenPad 3S 8.0 (model number Z582KL) comes with a 7.9-inch screen that produces resolution of 1,536 x 2,048 pixels. The larger model is powered by Snapdragon 650 chipset.
The smaller model is fueled by Snapdragon 652 SoC. The ZenPad 3S 8.0 has a 4 GB RAM model that will be coming in two storage sizes of 32 GB or 64 GB. A cheaper edition of the tablet will be also available with 3 GB RAM and the same storage options.
The Z301MFL is a higher-end tablet with 10.1-inch screen that supports a resolution of 1,920 x 1,200 pixels. It is driven by MediaTek MT8735A SoC that features a 1.4GHz quad-core processor and Mali-T720MP2 graphics.
The ZenPad 10 Z301MFL will be available in model RAM and storage options such as 2 GB RAM + 16 GB storage, 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage or 3 GB RAM + 64 GB storage. Other specs include microSD card, Android 7.0 Nougat, 3.5mm audio jack, USB Type-C port, 3G and 4G data connectivity, dual speakers at front, 5-megapixel rear camera and 2-megapixel selfie snapper.
The ZenPad 10 Z301ML has a 10-inch display that offers a lower resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels. A slower 1.3 GHz quad-core CPU from MediaTek MT8753W chipset powers this slate. All the other specs of this tablet as well as Z301MFL model.
Now-a-days Nokia is on the top for rumors about their smartphones. A new report says that Nokia plans to make its new smartphones available globally before the end of June 2017. Nokia announced on Twitter.
We plan to release our upcoming Smartphones worldwide before the end of Q2 2017. (June) Stay tuned for updates.
However, It is good news that Nokia has already announced that Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 will be manufactured in the Foxconn factory in India.
The Nokia 3 has a 5-inch HD screen, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB ROM. There is a Mediatek MT6737 processor under the hood. It has an 8MP rear camera and another 8MP front facing camera. The Nokia 3 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat and is powered by a 2650mAh battery. It will sell for $147(roughly Rs.9500).
The Nokia 5 increases the screen size to 5.2”but retains the HD screen. It also swaps the MT6737 processor for a Snapdragon 430 processor and the 8MP rear camera for a 13MP sensor. RAM and ROM remains the same as above. There is a fingerprint scanner and the battery is 3000mAh. Price is $199(roughly Rs.13000).
The Nokia 6 pushes the screen to 5.5-inches and raises the resolution to 1080p. Comes in two variants: a 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM variant and a 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM. Rear camera is a 16MP sensor but the front camera remains 8MP. It has the same processor and battery capacity as the Nokia 5 and also sports a fingerprint scanner. It will be available for $242(roughly Rs.16000), and Arte Black Edition (4GB RAM/64GB) for $316(roughly Rs.20500).
Xiaomi continued successor series of Xiaomi Note, last year Mi Note was released. The Mi Mix still commanded some admiration for its curved edge design and well-packed line-up. As usual, the device will have a successor and that success believed to be named Mi Note 3 was earlier rumored to launch in the second quarter of the year.
A new render of the Xiaomi Mi Note 3 have leaked online showing the device will sport a dual camera setup to the rear.
The dual cameras look very much like that of the Mi 6, aligned in a horizontal plane. And there is no info about specifications but we expect that it will feature an OLED display and may pack the Snapdragon 835 processor with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage. The device is said to sport a 5.7-inch display size and others.