Tech News #25 – June 29, 2020
1. Oppo Enco W11 Launched In India.
Oppo’s new TWS earphones Oppo Enco W11 have been launched in India today. The price of this TWS earphones is Rs. 2,499 and will be available to buy from Flipkart. The Oppo Enco W11 has Bluetooth 5.0 with up to 20 hrs of battery life with the charging case, IP55 Dust and Water Resistance, 8mm dynamic drivers, and noise cancellation.
2. OnePlus TVs Renders And Specs.
247Techie and stufflistings have shared some exclusive specs and render of the upcoming OnePlus TVs which are going to launch on 2nd July. According to them, there will be three TVs with different screen sizes. The 32″ and 42″ variants are going to have Dolby Atmos support and the higher 55″ variant is going to have Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision support.
3. MediaTek’s Budget 5G Enabled Chipset Listed.
A new chipset has been listed code-named MediaTek MT6853 which is going to be a budget 5G chipset to bring 5G in budget and mid-range phones. The specifications of this new chipset are unknown yet.
4. Snapchat Spectacles 2 and Spectacles 3 Launching in India Soon.
Spectacles 2 and Spectacles 3 by Snapchat are going to launch on 4th July in India. Using these sunglasses, you can capture snaps, images, and videos and share them with your friends directly. It has built-in 4GB storage to store the images and videos on it and the charging will take almost 2 hours. The Spectacles 2 are priced at Rs. 14,999 and the Spectacles 3 are priced at Rs. 29,999 and will be available on Flipkart for purchase.
5. Mi Router 4 Pro Launched In China.
Xiaomi has finally launched its new Mi Router 4 Pro in China today. The Mi Router 4 Pro comes with WiFi 5, 5 antennas with dual-band channels 2.4 and 5GHz, Gigabit Ethernet port, 1317 Mbps wireless rate, and up to 128 devices can be connected to it. The Mi Router 4 Pro is priced at Yuan 199 (approximately Rs. 2,120). The availability of this router in India is not known yet.
6. Samsung S20+ BTS Edition Launching In India.
Samsung Galaxy S20+ BTS Edition has finally arrived and is launching on 1st July in India. The color relates to the very popular K-pop band BTS of South Korea. Though there aren’t any changes to the core specifications of the smartphone, the BTS Edition will come with its own UI skin, wallpapers, and different box design.
7. Rumors: Apple To Ditch Charger and EarPods From Box.
A rumor from a very accurate analyst Ming-Chi Kuo reports that Apple may stop providing the charger adapter and EarPods in the box of the new iPhones. Apple wants to bring the new iPhones at the same price as the iPhone 11 and also wants to boost the sales of their AirPods too. So, Apple is planning to ditch them completely.