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 Apple, Google, Realme, and more. So let’s have a look at the top 5 trending news of the week.
1. Apple Schedules Special Event Next Week
Apple has scheduled it’s special event on October 13 and the same can be live stream in India via its official YouTube channel or the official website from 10:30 p.m.
The company did not reveal any information about the products which will be launched during the event but the invite suggests that the company is gearing up to launch the 5G enabled and that means the company will launch in the latest iPhone 12 models which includes iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, and iPhone 12 Mini.
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2. Samsung Galaxy S20 Fan Edition Goes Official In India With Triple Rear Camera
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Fan Edition features a 6.5-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-O Display with a high refresh rate of 120 Hz. The display is protected by the old Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Under the hood, It is powered by the in-house Exynos 990 processor but the Global version of the device is coming with Snapdragon 865. It is paired with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of UFS 3.1 storage. In addition, there is a provision to further expand the storage up to 1 TB via microSD card.
Moving to the camera department, the latest Galaxy S20 Fan Edition comes with triple rear cameras and it starts with a 12-megapixel primary sensor that supports OIS. It is followed by a 12-megapixel sensor that supports 3x optical zoom and also supports OIS along with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera. The smartphone comes with the capability to support video recording of 4K resolution. The front snapper comes with a resolution of 32-megapixels.
Click here to know about the pricing and availability of the Samsung Galaxy S20 Fan Edition.
3. Paytm Mini App Store Launched for Indian Developers
Paytm has launched a new Paytm Mini App Store dedicated to Indian developers. The App Store will reside inside the digital payments app. This move came soon after the Indian tech space was debating about a need for a national app store for Indian developers who could gain exposure from a less crowded space.
This approach is different from a dedicated app store as the payments app is just hosting links to Progressive Web Apps (PWAs). Thus these apps do not require the user to install any application. It would run within a web browser with the help of the internet. At the moment, it does not have an extensive list of apps but the company plans to add 300 apps to the list in the coming days.
4. Google Pixel 4a Launched In India With Snapdragon 730G SoC
Starting with the display, the smartphone sports a 5.81-inch full HD+ OLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution and it also features a punch hole to house the selfie camera which is a first in the Series. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 730G processor from Qualcomm and the device is paired with 6 GB of RAM. In terms of storage, the smartphone supports 128 GB of internal storage with the UFS 2.1 storage and it does not have the option to expand the storage.
Speaking about the photography department, the Pixel Series is known to produce best in class pictures with a single camera. Riding on that technology the Google Pixel 4a rocks a single-rear camera with 12.2 MP resolution. It comes with 1/2.55″ sensor and large 1.4µm pixels. the sensor supports an aperture of f/1.7. The Pixel 4A comes with all the major features from Google like Night Sight, Portrait Mode, and Top Shot. Google has also thrown in OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation) to keep your videos steady. On the front, the smartphone supports an 8MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture but lacks autofocus. Google has stuck to the good old physical fingerprint scanner at the back with is fast and accurate.
The smartphone is coming with a price tag of ₹31,999 but the company will sell the device with a discounted price of ₹29,999 and the same will be available for a limited time. It will go on sale from October 16 via Flipkart. Click here to know more about the Google Pixel 4A
5. Realme has Launched Smart SLED TV 55-Inch, Multiple AIoT Products, and Realme 7i in India
Realme SLED TV features a Cinematic Display and the same sports 4K Ultra HD resolution along with 1.7 billion colours. It also comes with a 94.6 percent screen-to-body ratio and the device will offer an NTSC colour gamut of up to 108 percent. That said, the latest SLED panel uses an SPD backlight with RGB LED lights at the back and the same will produce the higher colour gamut. The smart TV is also coming with built-in Chroma Boost Picture Engine to optimise colour production and the same also features seven display modes, namely Standard, Sport, Game, Vivid, Energy Saving, User, and Movie. The device is also coming with TUV Rheinland certification for low blue light emission and it offers a bezel-less design
Realme Soundbar features a metallic finish and soft-touch material to cover the speakers. The 60W quad-array of speakers is paired with a 40W Subwoofer forming a 2.1 channel home theatre system. The speaker setup when broken down consists of 2x 15W full-range speakers and 2x 15W tweeters. The 40W Subwoofer is capable of producing sound in the frequency range of 50Hz to 24KHz. Regarding the I/O, it features Bluetooth 5,0, Optical cable slot, COAX, HDMI (ARC), AUX port, and a micro USB port.
Realme 7i features a 6.5-inch HD+ display with 1600 X 720 pixels resolution along with a 90hz refresh rate and the device also features a punch-hole set up at the left corner of the screen, it is also coming with a 90% screen to body ratio along with the protection of gorilla glass. The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor along with 8GB of RAM. In terms of storage, the device comes with 128 GB of internal storage and that can be expandable via MicroSD card.
Click here to read more about all the products Realme has launched
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.