This week's insider news series opens with news of the new OnePlus 6T, speculation about Samsung and OPPO developments, and a story about the new product from Microsoft.
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition specs have been revealed
The release of this version of the device will be limited. Each device, in addition to 10 GB of RAM, will receive a more capacious, improved battery, which will also be equipped with fast charging technology.
This technology is now successfully operating in OPPO Super VOOC, but the rights to use it will be transferred to another manufacturer. Insiders claim that the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition will have this functionality.
Another source claims that this program was developed by OnePlus specialists and is called Warp Charge 30. According to the data presented, charging using this technology for 20 minutes will allow the device to work autonomously all day.
A similar program currently used on the regular version of the OnePlus 6T is low-power, only supports 20 watts.
McLaren Edition will be announced very soon, but stuffing of information and fresh news about it does not stop coming. Not so long ago, information about his appearance was revealed. It will differ from the existing version in a large number of body colors.
The A50 has made itself known in the benchmark
One of the latest Samsung developments in the A-class lineup was recently tested on Geekbench. The Galaxy A50 (SM-A505FN) has an Exynos 9610 processor and 4 GB of "RAM". It runs on Android 9.0 Pie. This chipset consists of 8 Nm cores. Four Cortex-A73 @ 2.3 GHz and four Cortex-A53 @ 1.6 GHz. There is a graphics accelerator Mali-G72. The developers have added another Cortex-M4F processor that helps Always-On to function. Its other purpose is to support super slow motion video at 480fps and 1080p resolution.
Galaxy A50 scored 1681 points in single-core mode and 4897 points in multi-core mode. The Snapdragon 636 has similar performance.
The announcement of the smartphone is expected in early 2019. It will be equipped with 64 or 128 GB of internal storage. A design feature is the presence of a large number of product colors. Available in blue, pink, black, white or silver.
OPPO 5G Smartphone
Not so long ago, Qualcomm announced a list of processors that will be used in promising mobile devices, which are scheduled for release next year.
Snapdragon 855 will be equipped with 7nm architecture and its own 5G modem.
At the moment, most gadget manufacturers have already received promising chipsets for their implementation.
One of the insider agencies published information according to which OPPO is persistently striving for leadership in this direction, that is, it will try to be the first to release a 5G device based on Snapdragon 855.
Other manufacturers are also on the alert. There is information from several brands about the intention not to concede the palm here.
For example, Xiaomi has announced a product with a new chipset, a OnePlus representative spoke about the company's imminent launch of a gadget with a 5G modem.
The fight is unfolding, but its results will be announced very soon - early next year.
What's inside the new Xbox
Thanks to the insider Brad Sam, who published previously unknown video data, most interested parties learned the features of the Xbox Scarlett filling. According to him, the new set-top box from Microsoft will start selling in 2020.
At the heart of the hardware device will be a chipset from AMD on the Zen 2 architecture. The same company will provide a fresh graphics accelerator, the development of which is still underway. It will provide 60 frames per second with 4K resolution.
A budget version of the console is also expected to be produced. Both consoles will be compatible with games previously released by the company.
Microsoft has not yet commented on this information.
The Topic of Article: Insider # 3.12: Latest data on OnePlus 6T, Galaxy A50 benchmarks and what OPPO will do.