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 Samsung, Xiaomi, Poco, and more. So let’s have a look at the top 5 trending news of the week.
1. Xiaomi Mi 11 Arrives with Snapdragon 888 and Class-Leading Display
It features a Samsung made 6.81-inch QHD+ quad-curved OLED display with 3200 x 1440 pixels resolution and the device also supports a 120Hz refresh rate as well as a never before seen 480Hz touch sampling rate. Moreover, the device also has a punch hole set up at the top -left of the display and it can offer up to 1500 nits of peak brightness. the display offers 515ppi density and supports E4 Luminescence. In addition, it is rated HDR10+ and graded A+ by DisplayMate. The display is protected by the latest Corning Gorilla Glass Victus.
Under the hood, the device is powered by the lastest 5nm based Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor and it will be paired with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256 GB of internal storage with UFS 3.1.
Moving to the photography department, the latest Mi 11 rocks a triple rear camera setup and that is in the combination of a 108-megapixel primary sensor with a 7-element lens, 1/1.33-inch sensor, f/1.85 aperture, 1.6μm pixel size, and OIS support. It is followed by a 13-megapixel super wide-angle lens with a 123-degree field of view and f/2.4 aperture, and lastly, it houses a 5-megapixel 50mm telephoto macro camera. The smartphone also supports a single 20-megapixel camera for selfies and video calls. The camera comes with a plethora of extra software features like Super Night Scene video mod, 8K video recording, Video LOG mode, support for HEIF format, Cinematic Lens, the MIUI filters and more.
Click here to discover the pricing and availability of Xiaomi Mi 11.
2. Samsung Teases Galaxy S21 Series
The South Korean electronics giant Samsung is confirmed to launch its latest and greatest Samsung Galaxy S21 series and the company will make it official early than its usual timeline.
We are hearing about the launch date and other specification details of the upcoming Galaxy S21 series on a regular basis but the company is yet to confirm the official launch date of the upcoming flagship smartphones.
Samsung is now adding fuel Into the fire of the excitement as the company shared the first teaser video of the upcoming Galaxy S21 series but the company did not share the names of the upcoming smartphones but says that ‘new Galaxy awaits’.
The short 30 second videos also shows the history of the designing language of the Samsung flagship devices and hints that the upcoming devices will come with an improved designing setup.
It is expected that the company will make it official in the Global market on January 14 and the same will arrive in the market of India 2 weeks later than the official announcement. Click here to read the full story.
3. Oppo Reno 5 4G Unveiled With Snapdragon 720G SoC
The latest Oppo smartphone is coming with a 6.4 inch full HD+ display with 2400 x 1080 pixels resolution along with a 20:9 aspect ratio and the device is also coming with a punch-hole setup at the left corner of the screen to accommodate the front facing camera. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor along with Adreno 618 GPU for the graphical task. The device is coming with 8GB RAM as well as 128 GB of internal storage and that can be expanded via MicroSD card.
Talking about the camera department, the Oppo Reno 5 4G supports Quad rear camera setup and that is in the combination of a 64 megapixel primary sensor followed by an 8 megapixel sensor with the super Wide Angle lens along with a 2 megapixel macro sensor along with a 2 megapixel monochrome sensor. The smartphone also comes with a 44 megapixel front facing camera. The smartphone is also coming with an in-display fingerprint scanner along with the traditional security options. Click here to learn more about the new Oppo Reno 5 4G
4. Poco F2 Incoming
After launching the Poco F1 smartphone there was no sign of the brand but it came back last year as an independent brand and started to launch devices with attractive design along with aggressive pricing. But there was no word about the successor of its first ever smartphone which is the Poco F1 and the device also received an amazing welcome in the market.
But now it seems that the company is finally decided to launch the successor and that will be the Poco F2, the company has confirmed the arrival of the device or there is any launch timeline. But the company has teased the same in a new video that appeared on its official Twitter handle.
The company talked about the achievement of last year in the video and at the end of that we can see a message which reads ‘Thank You for Poco F2’ and this is enough to Believe us that the company is all set to launch the device in the market.
The stage is set! The fun has begun! Let us get ready to take it to the next level!
Excited? You should be, coz the next year is going to be even crazier.
While we enjoy, let us look back at everything we've achieved together! Thank you ❤️ pic.twitter.com/K0432jSj8B
— POCO India (@IndiaPOCO) December 31, 2020
There is no official confirmation about the launch timeline but it is expected that the company will launch the same before the end of the first quarter of 2021. Click here to read the full story and discover the potential specifications of Poco F2.
5. Snapdragon 888 Plus Tipped To Unveil In H2
The very popular mobile chipset maker Qualcomm started to launch two flagship devices in a year from the recent time and the second flagship chip of the company is actually the + variant of the actual flagship mobile chipset. The popular mobile chipset maker already launched the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 mobile chipset in the early days of December last year and now we got a new piece of information which suggests that the company is started to work on the Snapdragon 888 Plus and the same will come in 2021. So without making any further delay let’s dive into the article to check out all the available details of the upcoming chipset.
According to the Digital Chat Station, the company is started to work on the Snapdragon 888 Plus and the same will be official in the second half of 2021 which means we need to wait a couple of months for the official announcement of the new Snapdragon 888 Plus. Click here to read the full story.
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.