This Insider Newsletter features insights from Apple, LG. We will also tell you about the upcoming release of the smartphone from Motorola. We will also discuss the HTC device.
Apple to acquire part of Intel assets
The Information reported that Apple intends to acquire part of Intel's business. Reportedly, this is the purchase of a division of the enterprise engaged in the development of modems.
It is assumed that this step should be considered as one of the measures to fight competitors for the 5G market. It will allow Yabloko players to start developing their own chips.
Experts suggest that having Apple's own modem will allow the company to gain a number of competitive advantages. However, there are no clarifications on this yet. The technical characteristics of the device are also unknown.
The media insist on information that a company from the United States has already begun to introduce its representatives, specialists, and products into the development process. There is information about obtaining a number of patents related to this activity.
At the moment, it has not yet been established by what date it is worth waiting for the results from Apple in this area.
A picture of the new LG device has appeared on the Internet
The Gizchina website recently posted on its page a live photo of the LG smartphone, which has not yet been announced, the source said that the new product will be located in the W-series niche.
The image shows that the gadget has a blue body. Its colors are gradient.
The rear panel was photographed, on which the triple unit of the main camera is located in the upper left corner. One of the lenses has a red border. A fingerprint scanner is located just below and in the center.
Experts and insiders have carefully studied the photo. It became clear that the device has a metal frame, and the back panel is made of glass. On the right side of the smartphone there is a volume rocker and a power button, at the bottom there is a charging socket and a speaker grill. Out of sight of the 3.5mm audio jack, it is possible that it simply missed the frame. It is likely that it was placed on the top of the device.
Also, information was announced indicating that the smartphone is equipped with an eight-core processor based on a 12nm process. The battery is responsible for its autonomy, which received a capacity of 4000 mAh. The operating system is Android 9.0 Pie, there is LG Boombox sound technology.
The name of the smartphone and when it will be shown around the world is not yet known.
Benchmark declassified specifications for Motorola's gadget
In May this year, Motorola introduced the One Vision smartphone. Recently it became known that this company is actively working on two more devices: One Pro and One Action.
The 91mobiles portal has posted information about the One Action specifications on its resources.
The source claims that the novelty will be presented as a simplified version of One Vision. It is made on the basis of the Samsung Exynos 9609 chipset. The smartphone will receive a plastic case, it will be equipped with a 6.3-inch display with a resolution of 2520x1080 pixels and a round hole for the front camera. The rear panel will house a fingerprint scanner, and there will also be an NFC module.
The battery will receive a capacity corresponding to 3500 mAh. The main camera of the gadget consists of three sensors, the main one has a resolution of 12.6 megapixels.
Smartphone specifications will include devices with 3/4 GB of RAM and 32/64/128 GB of ROM.
When the device is announced and the prices for it are not yet known.
HTC flagship will be shown this summer
Recently portal IGeekPhone announced the upcoming release of the flagship smartphone HTC Zero. Not so long ago, his photos were published on the Internet.
There is no data yet on the specifications of the new item, but the images show a dual main camera and a selfie device. A small cutout was made for him in the display.
It is also clear that there will be no fingerprint scanner on the back panel, most likely it will be placed under the screen. It is assumed that the basis of the hardware filling of the gadget will be a Snapdragon 855 processor with 8 GB of RAM. According to the source, the smartphone's main camera sensor will have a resolution of 48 megapixels.
There were no comments from the developers on this matter.
The Topic of Article: Insider # 6.06: Apple and LG news; about Motorola One Action and HTC Zero.