The insider news review this time is dedicated to the story of a new smartphone patented by ZTE. We will bring information about testing in the Galaxy A90 benchmark. We'll also discuss leaks regarding Xiaomi and Samsung products.
ZTE received a patent for the production of a gadget with an unusual cut
The Gizchina resource, with reference to the information received from the insiders of the TigerMobile team, posted on its pages schematic images of a device for which a patent was previously obtained by ZTE.
Of particular interest here is the layout of the front camera, which consists of two lenses placed separately.
Experts analyzed the images and concluded that one of the holes is needed to accommodate the camera sensor, and the second will contain the ToF module. Most likely, the device will be equipped with a sub-screen fingerprint scanner.
Other specifications of this smartphone and the date of its announcement are not yet known.
Korean company tested their product
The Geekbench database has data on the test results of an affordable smartphone Samsung Galaxy A90, following the flagship Galaxy Note10.
This device has been codenamed SM-A9050. It has 6 GB of RAM, which is average for a gadget of this level.
According to the test results, it scored 2504 points in single-core test mode and 6768 - in multi-core.
At the moment it is not known what type of processor is installed inside the new item. It is expected to be the Snapdragon 730 or Snapdragon 730G.
This is not the first such case when Samsung smartphones are tested in this benchmark, and the results are then “leaked” to the network.
When the announcement of the device will take place is not reported.
The characteristics of the unannounced Galaxy M40 have appeared on the network
The Samsung Galaxy M40 smartphone, which is a sub-flagship of the company, will be presented in India on June 11.
It will be equipped with a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED screen with a resolution of 2340x1080 pixels (409 ppi), a Snapdragon 675 processor, 6 GB of "RAM", 128 GB of internal memory, a microSD slot, a 3500 mAh battery and a USB Type port -C. All of this will run Android 9 Pie.
All this information was recently published on its pages by the retail site Flipkart.
The product has received a front camera with a resolution of 16 Mp. There is a small cutout in the left corner of the front panel to accommodate it.
A triple module of the main camera was placed at the back, equipped with: a main sensor of 32 Mp; 5-megapixel add-on module with f / 2.2 aperture; 8MP wide-angle camera (123 ° and f / 2.2 aperture).
The smartphone is equipped with 4G VoLTE, got two slots for SIM, Bluetooth, GPS. For those who like to listen to music tracks, a 3.5 mm audio jack is provided. They found a place under the display for the fingerprint scanner.
The exact cost of the new item is not yet known, it is assumed that in India it will start selling at a price of $ 300.
Mi Band 4 will receive a powerful battery and NFC
An unnamed source recently announced that the Xiaomi Mi Band 4 will be released on June 11th. Some time ago, the company revealed that it has shipped 5.3 million such bracelets worldwide this year. This is 43.6% more than in the same period last year.
Data on the technical equipment of the future bestseller appeared on the Internet, just a few days before its announcement. The gadget will receive an OLED screen, an NFC module, like its previous counterpart.
At the moment, we know for sure about the certification of two models: XMSH08HM and XMSH07HM.
Buyers note that they liked the previous generation bracelets for many reasons, but one of the most important is the high autonomy of these products. To further stimulate sales, the company's engineers have developed a larger battery, which will now be supplied to the Mi Band 4. It will receive a capacity of 135 mAh instead of the current 110 mAh.
It is also reported that the bracelets will start at $ 29. It depends on the configuration of the product.
The Topic of Article: Inside No. 3.06: a smartphone from ZTE with an unusual cut; testing Samsung Galaxy A90; characteristics of Galaxy M40 and data on Xiaomi Mi Band 4.