Chuwi Announces The LapBook Air: For Preorder Now

Chuwi Announces The LapBook Air: For Preorder Now

Although they are a relatively small company, Chuwi has been impressing me with low cost-notebooks, that don’t have all of the normal drawbacks of low-cost notebooks. That isn’t the case across their entire lineup, but the LapBook 14.1, and the LapBook 12.3, are both great devices in their class, and are easy to recommend. Chuwi is now trying climb the price ladder

Pre-orders for Blackberry Keyone Black Edition are now live in UK

Pre-orders for Blackberry Keyone Black Edition are now live in UK

The BlackBerry KEYone limited edition black variant was launched earlier last month, and since then, it has only been available in India. Yesterday, at the ongoing IFA conference in Berlin, the company made it official for global markets as well. The UK was in the first list of countries where BlackBerry said the model will be available later this year. And it turns out that pre-orders for the device have already gone live in the

You can no longer switch BBM from Android to BlackBerry legacy devices

You can no longer switch BBM from Android to BlackBerry legacy devices

Users over at CrackBerrys forums have been reporting that theyve been unable to switch their BBM account back to BlackBerrys legacy devices running BlackBerrys operating systems. Users have experienced a server issue that does not let you access contacts, groups, and channels after performing the switch back to a BlackBerry OS device. You can still hop around between BlackBerry OS devices, but if you move from a BlackBerry device

All-black BlackBerry Keyone now available in US, gets new official video as well

All-black BlackBerry Keyone now available in US, gets new official video as well

As scheduled, AT&T has started selling the all-black BlackBerry Keyone smartphone, making it the first US carrier to do so. The device – which the carrier is calling the Space Black edition – is now listed on the official AT&T website for $500. You can also get it for $16.67/month.   BlackBerry calls the device ‘Keyone Black Edition.’ It has only been available in India so far, but that changes now. At the ongoing

PS5: what will the Sony PlayStation 5 be like and when will we see it?

PS5: what will the Sony PlayStation 5 be like and when will we see it?

New game consoles are always exciting, especially when the console in question is the PS5, Sony’s fifth installment of the PlayStation consoles. And while we’d like to stoke the rumor flames and tell you there’s a console coming in the near future – it’s hard to say when we’ll see the PS5 (or PlayStation 5 if you prefer). Here’s some good news: while we’re not sure when the PS5 is coming, Sony

Samsung Galaxy J7+ is official with a 13MP+5MP dual rear camera

Samsung Galaxy J7+ is official with a 13MP+5MP dual rear camera

  Now that the Note8 has been announced, Samsung can go ahead and release dual camera smartphones down the ranks. And it has – the Galaxy J7+ has gone official in Thailand with a 13MP+5MP combo on its back, just like leaks in the past few days suggested. Joining the vanilla Galaxy J7 (2017) and the J7 Pro, the Galaxy J7+ comes with a 5.5-inch FullHD Super AMOLED display in an aluminum body. Unlike those two, however, the J7+ isn’t powered by the in-house Exynos 7870 chip, but what appears to be the Mediatek Helio P20 – the specs page doesn’t name…

Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact now available for pre-order in Europe

Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact now available for pre-order in Europe

Announced yesterday, the Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact are now available for pre-order in Europe. UK-based retailer Carphone Warehouse has the devices listed on its website for 599 (around $775) and 499 (around $645), respectively. The listings reveal the XZ1 will start shipping from September 22 onwards while shipments for the compact variant will start on September 29. Available color options include

LG V30 will probably cost $749.99

LG V30 will probably cost $749.99

LG unveiled the V30 two days ago at IFA in Berlin, but the company has so far provided very few details about its availability and price in the US. Sure, we know that all the big carriers will offer it (and Sprint’s even going for the V30+ model with more internal storage), but none of the networks have said anything about a release date other than “in early fall”. And no prices have been mentioned at all. Thankfully though, LG may have already revealed how much the V30 is going to cost stateside. Remember that Twitter contest that the company started yesterday,…

Huawei reveales the Mate 10 chipset at IFA 2017

Huawei reveales the Mate 10 chipset at IFA 2017

Huawei appearance at IFA 2017 came near the end of the show but it made a big impact with its latest chipset destined for the Huawei Mate 10. As previous rumored and leaked a day ahead of its press conference, the Chinese phone manufacture confirmed Kirin 970 chipset. Huawei’s newest chipset features an octa-core CPU and a 12-core GPU There are also some great leaps in wireless capabilities with a new one of the world’s

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 front panel leaks

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 front panel leaks

The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is arriving in 10 days but not much is left to the imagination. The phone is expected to have even thinner bezels than the original Mi Mix and the latest leak from Weibo, if real, confirms this assumption.   Some sources suggest the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 might come with 6 screen which is smaller than the 6.4 display the first iteration had. The user interface will be MIUI 9, based on Android Nougat 7.1.1

Xiaomi Mi A1 shines on Geekbench

Xiaomi Mi A1 shines on Geekbench

Weve been hearing rumors from Indonesia about Xiaomi and Google working together to build an affordable Android One device that could be based on the dual-camera Xiaomi Mi 5Xwith the name Mi A1. Now benchmarks of the alleged device appeared, and some interesting results came out. The single-core score of the phone listed as Xiaomi Mi A1 is 852, while the multi-core result is 3837. The listing also reveals the Android

The best Amazon Cyber Monday UK deals 2017

The best Amazon Cyber Monday UK deals 2017

Heads up! As the rush of Black Friday deals start to subside, along comes Cyber Monday like clockwork, giving us all another opportunity to bag some major savings on tech kit. The extended weekend of deals means you’ve got plenty of time and opportunity to get involved, and we’re going to point you towards some of Amazon’s best offers. Amazon is of course one of the first names anyone thinks of when it comes to online

The best Amazon Black Friday deals 2017

The best Amazon Black Friday deals 2017

Black Friday shows no signs of getting any smaller anytime soon, so we’re put together this deals page so you can stay on top of all the best offers from Amazon – it should be one of the first places you check out as the year’s biggest shopping weekend kicks into gear. You don’t have to spend ages searching around the site yourself (though feel free if that’s what you’d prefer), because we’ve collected

Under-screen fingerprint scanning will be 2018’s must-have phone feature

Under-screen fingerprint scanning will be 2018’s must-have phone feature

We’re still waiting to find out if the iPhone 8 will boast a fingerprint scanner under its display, but even if it doesn’t you will see several handsets employ the tech in 2018. TechRadar sat down with Raj Talluri, SVP and GM of Qualcomm’s IoT business, at IFA 2017 to discuss the future of the biometric tech, and he confirmed that the technology will be ready to launch next year. Qualcomm announced its own ultrasonic

Purported leak reveals Snapdragon 836 SoC and Android 8.0 Oreo for Xiaomi Mi Mix 2

Purported leak reveals Snapdragon 836 SoC and Android 8.0 Oreo for Xiaomi Mi Mix 2

  While Xiaomi has officially confirmed the unveiling date for the Mi Mix 2, nothing else is currently confirmed about the device. Of course, there have been multiple rumors and leaks so far, revealing details like Snapdragon 835 SoC, 6-inch screen, Nougat OS, 3D facial recognition support, and 4,500mAh battery. Now, a new leak has emerged, and from the looks of it, it’s aimed at taking the hype surrounding the device to a completely new level. The leak in question says the device will be powered by Snapdragon 835 SoC and run Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. Now, what makes…