Day: April 1, 2021

  • April 1, 2021

    The OnePlus 9-Specs & Review

    This year OnePlus has two models for its flagship lineup: the OnePlus 9 & OnePlus 9 Pro. In this article we will be focusing on the OnePlus 9 model which misses out the following features to the OnePlus 9 Pro- More premium display, extra camera features, and support for OnePlus new 50W wireless charger. How different is it from the OnePlus 8 you ask, well, the OnePlus 9 is powered by the Snapdragon 888 5G Mobile platform, gets support for 120Hz refresh rate, updated wired charging, updated camera modules, supports bi-directional wireless charging which will only be available in selected markets only, and a larger battery.                       ONEPLUS 9 Dimensions 160 x 74.2 x 8.7 mm (EU/NA)   160 x 73.9 x 8.1 mm (IN/CN) Weight 192 g (EU/NA)   183 g (IN/CN) Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), plastic frame   IP68 (T-Mobile version only) Display Fluid AMOLED, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1100 nits (peak) Screen Size 6.55 inches, 103.6 cm2 (~87.6% screen-to-body ratio) Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~402 ppi density) Glass Type Corning Gorilla Glass 5 OS Android 11, OxygenOS 11 Chipset Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 (5 nm) CPU Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680 GPU Adreno 660 Card Slot No Internal Storage 128GB/256GB UFS 3.1 Memory/RAM 8GB/12GB Main Camera 48 MP, f/1.8, 23mm (wide), 1/1.43″, 1.12µm, omnidirectional PDAF   50 MP, f/2.2, 14mm (ultrawide), 1/1.56″, 1.0µm 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth) Video 8K@30fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, Auto HDR, gyro-EIS Selfie Camera 16 MP, f/2.4, (wide), 1/3.06″, 1.0µm Video 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS Sound Yes, with stereo speakers WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Bluetooth 5.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD GPS Yes, with dual-band...
  • April 1, 2021


    Xiaomi’s value packed smartphone is once again here- the Pocophone, the Paco x3 Pro. This is an upgrade from the Poco X3 NFC, which when put side by side you will notice the similarities. This is the first smartphone to run on the Snapdragon 860 processor. The commonly shared features with the Poco X3 NFC include IP53-rated for dust and splash resistance,120Hz refresh rate, a 6.67″ IPS LCD screens with 1080 resolution and the same 5,160mAh battery capable of 33W fast charging. Furthermore, other features found on the Poco X3 Pro include stereo speakers, a microSD slot, NFC, an IR blaster, and even a 3.5mm jack.        POCO X3 PRO Dimensions 165.3 x 76.8 x 9.4 mm (6.51 x 3.02 x 0.37 in) Weight 215 g (7.58 oz) Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 6), plastic back Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) IP53, dust and splash protection Display IPS LCD, 120Hz, HDR10, 450 nits (typ) Screen Size 6.67 inches, 107.4 cm2 (~84.6% screen-to-body ratio) Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi density) Glass Type Corning Gorilla Glass 6 OS Android 11, MIUI 12 for POCO Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 (7 nm) CPU Octa-core (1×2.96 GHz Kryo 485 Gold & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 Gold & 4×1.78 GHz Kryo 485 Silver) GPU Adreno 640 Card Slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) Internal Storage 128GB/256GB Memory/RAM 6GB/8GB Main Camera 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF 8 MP, f/2.2, 119˚ (ultrawide) 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro) 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth) Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@960fps, gyro-EIS Selfie Camera 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1/3.4″, 0.8µm Video 1080p@30fps Sound Yes, with stereo speakers WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS NFC Yes Radio FM radio, recording USB USB Type-C 2.0,...