vivo announces 120W Super FlashCharge

The fast-charging competition is becoming fiercer and fiercer – last year we saw OnePlus reaching 30W , Huawei did 40W on their flagships and the Oppo Find X was the first phone with the stupid fast 50W SuperVOOC Flash Charge. Today vivo announced its plans to far outdo everyone with its new 120W Super FlashCharge. […]

vivo Z1 Pro launch date revealed

Last week vivo announced that it will soon launch the Z1 Pro in India. Now the company has revealed the smartphone will make its debut in the country on July 3. The vivo Z1 Pro will come with a Snapdragon 712 SoC at the helm. It will sport a 32MP selfie camera and pack a […]

Deal: Unlocked Sony Xperia XZ3 is now just $487.27

Now that the Xperia 1 is in the picture, you were probably expecting some interesting price cuts to hit past Sony flagships, and it turns out you’d be right. The Xperia XZ3, launched last October, can now be yours in the US, in unlocked form, for just $487.27 from Amazon. It’s expected to be back […]

Xiaomi caught stealing artist’s work commissioned by LG

It’s not the first time we hear something about a Chinese company ripping off somebody’s work – as Jeremy Clarkson once put it, “copyright infringment doesn’t translate terribly well in Mandarin”. Also, Xiaomi has been open about following Apple’s marketing strategy and design for years. Yet now that the company has outgrown that phase it’s […]

Premium phone market slumps, Apple still holds half of it

Counterpoint reports that the market for premium smartphones shrunk 8% globally during the first three months of 2019. It defines smartphones as “premium” based on their price – over $400. Apple’s shipments tumbled 20% year on year. Part of the reason is that buyers are holding on to their iPhones for longer – the average […]