Welcome, everyone to our popular series – TechnoBugg’s Weekly Roundup. In this series, we list our top 5 trending news of the week. This week is trending for Huawei, Samsung, Apple, and more. So let’s have a look at the top 5 trending news of the week.
1. Apple Launches new iPad Air, Watch Series 6, and more
Apple Watch Series 6 is coming with an always-on Retina display and the same has a refresh rate of up to 60Hz, along with a peak brightness of 1,000 nits. The 40mm variant of the latest Apple Watch Series 6 comes with 324×394 pixels resolution and the 44mm variant has 368×448 pixels resolution. It also features a better Always-On display.
It is powered by a new Apple S6 SiP (system in package), and that is claimed to be up to two times faster than the predecessor and the device also features a W3 wireless chip which is meant for seamless connectivity with Apple devices. Furthermore, the wearable comes with an ultra-wideband (UWB) technology and the U1 chip that enable connectivity using radio waves in a short range. It is worth to mention that the newly announced device is the first to come with this technology.
The new Apple iPad Air features a large 10.9-inch and trades the home button on the bottom. Instead, the Touch ID fingerprint sensor has been moved up on the power button allowing it to have a larger screen while retaining the same chassis. The infamous liquid retina display offers 2360×1640 pixels resolution along with a fully laminated with an anti-reflective coating and offers Apple’s true tone display technology.
It’s powered by the new A14 Bionic processor. It is the world’s first 5nm processor housing a whopping 11.8 billion transistors. According to the company, this amounts to 40% better CPU performance and 30% faster graphics than the previous generation. Moving to the cameras, it features a familiar 12 MP rear camera that supports 4K video recording and a 7 MP front camera with support for 1080P video recording.
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2. Oracle To Buy TikTok US Operations
The Government of the United States banned TikTok after the Indian government banning the world’s most favourite entertainment application in the Indian region. After that, we heard that the tech giant Microsoft is planning to purchase the United States operation of TikTok and it was also reported that the talking is in the advanced stage but later we came across a report which suggested that a different tech company may beat Microsoft to purchase the operations. Today we got a new piece of information which confirms that Oracle beats Microsoft to purchase operation in the United States.
According to the source, the very popular Computer technology company Oracle which is based in California has won the race to purchase TikTok’s United States operation over Microsoft and the source also says that the deal will not be structured as a sale. For detailed coverage on this news, click here.
3. OnePlus 8T Launch Date Revealed
According to the latest information, the very popular smartphone brand OnePlus is all set to launch its latest and the much anticipated OnePlus 8T smartphone next month and the report says that the company will launch the device on October 14 and we expect that the event will be live stream through its official YouTube channel.
Unfortunately, there is no official confirmation about the launch date but we expect that the company will reveal the same officially very soon. Having said that, we also expect that the company will launch its first Smartwatch along with the power bank and the new truly wireless earphones during the launch event of the smartphone. For detailed coverage on this news, click here.
4. LG Wing Unveiled With “Swivel” Display and Gimbal Camera
The vertical display features a 6.8-inch Full-HD+ display with a POLED panel. The secondary display is a smaller 3.9-inch G-OLED display with a 1.15:1 aspect ratio and 1,240 x 1,080 pixels resolution. Under the hood, it is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC. Its paired with 6 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage and that can be expandable via a microSD card.
Moving to the photography department, the LG Wing rocks a triple rear camera setup and that is in the combination of a 64-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens, followed by a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor with a 117-degree FOV, Lastly, it carries a gimbal motion camera with a 12-megapixel resolution and f/2.2 aperture to produce shots with up to 120-degree FOV. The camera modes include time-lapse and slow-motion video recording. The 32-megapixel selfie camera is tucked inside the body and comes out via a pop-up mechanism. There is an under-display fingerprint scanner for additional biometric security. For detailed coverage on this news, click here.
5. Samsung Will Make Next-gen Qualcomm Flagship Chip
Qualcomm is expected to announce its new flagship chipset in December this year and the same will be the Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 and now we got a new piece of information which suggests that the company got a new partner and that is the South Korean giant Samsung who will manufacturer the complete batch of the upcoming processor. So without making any further delay let’s check out all the available information about the upcoming processor.
According to the latest report, Samsung Semiconductor Company which is the division of the South Korean electronics giant to manufacture chipset and the company successfully secured a deal with Qualcomm to manufacturer its upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 processor. For detailed coverage on this news, click here.
So these are the top 5 trending news of this week. What are your thoughts on this list? Let us know in the comments section below. This Weekly Roundup will be available every Sunday, so stay tuned for that and much more information.