There is fresh insider news. This issue contains the latest news from Apple, Huawei's testing of the Google Fuchsia operating system, and more.
Honor Play and Google Fuchsia
Two years ago, it became known about the development of a new operating system Fuchsia, which in the near future has the ability to replace Android. It soon became clear that Google was interested in the program. However, nothing was known about any developments, tests until now.
In 2017, the Chinese Huawei joined the project, whose specialists declassified parts of the code, but nothing else was done.
However, not so long ago, a commit from Huawei was discovered on the Internet, which provided for an attempt to run this OS on their devices using the Kirin 970 processor. One of these devices was the Honor Play smartphone.
The information received suggests that the smartphone will be able to download the Zircon microkernel. This suggests that attempts to create an "operating system" for modern, more advanced models do not stop. However, what the prospects of this project are is not yet clear.
Apple will return iPhone X
Apple recently announced the iPhone XS, XS Max and XR. Almost simultaneously with this event, another thing happened, which clearly upset the fans of the brand. They stopped selling iPhone X. Apparently they hoped that the new devices would push the company's sales to new frontiers.
However, something went wrong. Experts agree that the latest innovations from Yabloko do not have the required number of innovations to which their constant admirers are so accustomed. Therefore, the level of their implementation does not match the desired.
It became known that the production of Phone XS and XR fell by 20-30%, and recently these statistics are not published at all.
One of the major media outlets reports that Apple is seriously considering the issue of returning the production of iPhone X. This step is intended to restore customer confidence in the company's products and replenish its budget by selling a cheaper and more popular device.
It also became known that at the moment the best-selling model is the iPhone 8. For example, in Japan over the last month, about 20% of the total number of all sold smartphones were sales of this particular device.
How much will it cost to reincarnate the iPhone X is not reported.
Huawei P Smart 2019
The other day, renders of an inexpensive Huawei smartphone were presented, the implementation of which will soon begin in Europe. This is P Smart (2019). It has a 6.2-inch bezel-less screen and a small drop notch at the top. Its aspect ratio is 19: 9, resolution is Full HD +.
The product is equipped with a front camera with a resolution of 24 megapixels. The main camera consists of two 13 and 2 megapixel sensors. There is a fingerprint scanner on the back. The device functions thanks to the Android 9 Pie software with the Huawei EMUI shell.
At the heart of its hardware is the Kirin 710 processor, it is helped by 3 or 4 GB of RAM and 32 or 64 GB of the main one. Huawei P Smart (2019) will be equipped with a 3.5 mm audio jack and a 3400 mAh battery.
It will cost no more than $ 285.
Redmi 7 Pro will have a triple camera unit
Thanks to the IGeekPhone resource around the world following insider news, information about the new Xiaomi Redmi 7 Pro has become available. This edition has posted images of future news.
They show that the smartphone has undergone significant changes. Not only has its appearance changed, but also its functionality.
The manufacturer intends to produce a product with a front panel with the popular Full Screen design. Like many of the company's latest models, it has no bezels; the screen at the top has a modest cutout for a 12 megapixel camera.
The main camera block has become triple. A third was added to two sensors of 12 and 8 megapixels. Its characteristics are still a mystery.
For the most part, the activity of Redmi 7 Pro will depend on the installed Snapdragon 710 processor, in tandem with which 4 or 6 GB of RAM and 64 or 128 GB of internal memory work. There is a fingerprint scanner and face recognition function.
The smartphone will cost $ 216.
The Topic of Article: Insider # 6.11: iPhone X return, Google Fuchsia testing, budget Xiaomi Redmi 7 Pro.