Welcome, everyone, to our popular series – TechnoBugg’s Weekly Roundup. In this series, we list our top 5 trending news of the week. We have some shocking news this week and this week is trending for LG, Realme, Facebook, and more. So let’s have a look at the top 5 trending news of the week.
1. Realme 8 5G Series Indian Launch Date Tipped
Realme 8 trending news, series with the 4G capability introduced in last month and the same is just awesome as the company offers cool designing language along with the heavy specifications on the board. It is also confirmed that the company will launch the 5G variants of the Smartphones and the same will be dubbed as Realme 8 5G and Realme 8 Pro 5G.
Well, today we got a new piece of information which reveals the launch date of the devices in the market of India. So without making any further delay let’s dive into the article to check out the newly surfaced information about the upcoming 5G enabled Smartphones of the company.
According to the source, the company will launch its upcoming Realme 8 5G and Realme 8 Pro 5G in India on April 22 which means we need to wait a couple of weeks for the official announcement and it is worth mentioning that there is no official confirmation about the launch date. Click here to read trending news and the original story.
2. LG Confirmed To Shut Down Mobile Business
There is no secret in the downfall of the mobile business of the South Korean electronics brand LG and now the company has confirmed a decision that will definitely break the hearts of the fans of the LG smartphones.
LG has confirmed to shutting down the mobile business and the complete shutdown will happen on July 31st. The company has confirmed to provide software update and other assistance to the existing devices and the company will provide its existing stock as well.
The company has confirmed that it will now focus on the smart home and connected devices. It is worth mentioning that LG is the first to unveil the first modular smartphone in 2016 and the company also launched LG Wing which came with the rotatable display and it was expected that the company to unveil trending news the world’s first phone with the rollable screen and now it seems that the phone will not be unveiled in the reality. Click here to read the full story.
3. 500 Million+ Facebook User’s Phone Number and Personal Data Leaked
Facebook is under some serious trouble as reports claiming that personal data and phone number of more than 500 million users has surfaced. This piece of information came to light on a low-level hacking forum.
According to the report, the leaked data contains personal information and the phone numbers of around 533 million Facebook users. These users belong to 106 countries from which there are 32 million American users, 11 million British users and 6 million Indian users and so on. In addition to phone numbers, the leaked data contains Facebook IDs, full names, location, birth dates, bios, and even email addresses in several samples.
According to a spokesperson from the company, the leaked data has was scrapped due to a vulnerability that was patched back in 2019. However, this data if came to the possession of scammers could be used for fraudulent activities and even loot money off of millions of users. Alon Gal, the CTO of cybercrime intelligence firm Hudson Rock said that “A database of that size containing the private information such as phone numbers of a lot of Facebook’s users would certainly lead to bad actors taking advantage of the data to perform social engineering attacks [or] hacking attempts.” Click here to read the full story.
4. Realme C20, Realme C21, Realme C25 Launched In India
Realme C20 features a 6.5 inch HD+ display with 1600 X 720 pixels resolution along with a waterdrop like notch on the top of the screen. It is coming with the power of a MediaTek Helio G35 processor and that is paired with 2 GB of RAM. In terms of storage, the device is coming with 32 GB of internal storage and that can be expandable upto 256 GB via MicroSD card.
Speaking about the camera department, the smartphone features a single megapixel camera sensor at the back along with the LED flash and the device also features a 5 megapixel front facing camera.
Regarding the connectivity options, the device supports 4G, Wi-Fi, GPS, micro USB, and a 3.5 mm headphone jack. The smartphone 5000 mAh battery and the same runs on Realme UI and that is Android 10. Click here to read about Realme C21 and C25.
5. Oppo F19 Launched In India With Triple Camera Setup
The smartphone features a 6.43-inch AMOLED display with 2400 x 1080 pixels resolutions along with a punch-hole at the top left corner of the screen, it also sports a 20:9 aspect ratio, a DCI-P3 colour gamut. It is powered by the Snapdragon 662 mobile platform and matted 6 GB of RAM along with 128 GB of UFS 2.0 storage.
Speaking about the camera department, the Oppo F19 features a triple camera setup and that is in the combination of a 48-megapixel main camera, a 2-megapixel depth lens, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. It also features 16-megapixel front camera. The device is also coming with an in-display fingerprint scanner for the additional layer of security.
The smartphone has a massive 5,000mAh battery that supports SuperVOOC 2.0 33W fast charging and the same runs on ColorOS 11 based Android 11 OS. Regarding the connectivity options, the smartphone features dual SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB-C, and a 3.5mm audio jack. Click here to discover the pricing and availability of Oppo F19.
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.