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 Xiaomi, Apple, Realme, and more. So let’s have a look at the top 5 trending news of the week.
1. Mi 11X and Mi 11X Pro Announced in India with 120Hz AMOLED Display and More
Xiaomi Mi 11X features a 6.67-inch full-HD+ E4 AMOLED display with 2400 x 1080 pixels resolution along with 1,300 nits of peak brightness, and the same also features a 120Hz refresh rate, as well as 360Hz touch sampling rate. The display also comes with a 20:9 aspect ratio and a punch-hole at centre of the screen and the company claims to be the smallest in the world.
The smartphone is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC, along with up to 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM. In terms of storage, the device is coming with up to 128 GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage.
Speaking about the camera department, the Mi 11X features a 48-megapixel Sony IMX582 primary sensor, along with an 8-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 5-megapixel sensor with a macro lens. You will also get a 20-megapixel camera sensor at the front. The smartphone is also coming with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner along with the traditional security options. It is also coming with stereo speakers as well as an IP53 rating.
Regarding the connectivity options. The latest smartphone of the company comes with 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, Infrared (IR), and a USB Type-C port. It is also coming with a 4,520mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging. The phone runs on Android 11 with MIUI 12 on top. It will be available in Arctic White, Night Black, Deep Ocean Blue colours. The smartphone weighs 196 grams. Click here to discover more about the Xiaomi Mi 11X and Mi 11X Pro.
2. Realme 8 5G Launched In India
The Realme 8 5G features a 6.5-inch FHD+ display with a punch-hole setup and the same also offers a 90Hz refresh rate, along with a 180Hz touch sampling rate, and 600nits brightness. The smartphone is powered by Dimensity 700 chipset and coupled with upto 8GB of RAM. In terms of storage, the phone comes in 64/128 GB internal storage and there is a dedicated MicroSD card slot which means you can able to expand the storage. It is worth mentioning that the smartphone comes with the Dynamic RAM Expansion Technology.
The camera module placed on the backside of the Realme 8 5G features a 48-megapixel main snapper, a 2-megapixel depth assist lens, and a 2-megapixel macro camera with a 4cm focal length. It has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera. It has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Regarding the connectivity options, the device supports 5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, 3.5mm headphone jack GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, and USB Type-C. The device is coming with a big 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging and it runs on Realme UI 2.0 based Android 11 OS. Click here to know about the pricing and availability of Realme 8 5G.
3. Oppo Confirmed To Unveil Online Store
The popular Chinese smartphone brand Oppo has a strong market base in India and the company has good strength in offline market and now it seems that the company want to strengthen its online business as well.
Oppo will launch its new online store in the market of India next month and the landing page is live. The webpage has a timer and this confirms that the upcoming Oppo online store will be official in the country on May 7.
The company also feature contests for the early birds and the Chinese smartphone maker will delight its fans with the freebies. The company will offer its variety of products through the online store and we can also expect that the company will provide discounts for its online store to promote in the early stage. Click here to read more about Oppo.
4. Apple Announces New 24-inch iMac and Apple TV 4K
The new iMac features a 24-inch 4.5K Retina display with a resolution of 4480 x 2520 pixels. The display supports True Tone colour calibration, covers 100% of the P3 wide color space and can crank up the brightness to 500 nits. It features a low reflectivity coating and the whole unit is just 11.5 thick.
Under the hood, it is powered by the new Apple M1 Chip, which promises 85% better CPU performance than previous Intel models, 2x GPU performance, and 3x faster machine learning performance. According to the company they have managed to reduce the fan speed by 10dB by replacing one large fan with two small ones. It will have up to 16GB of RAM and up to 1TB of SSD storage.
In terms of connectivity, it offers Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5, 4x USB Type-C ports out of which two are Thunderbolt. For multimedia, the new iMac includes a studio-quality 3-mic array and a Dolby Atmos-certified 6-speaker system combined with force-cancelling woofers coupled with high-performance tweeters.
The company has also launched a new Magic Keyboard with colour options similar to the iMac and sport new keys for Spotlight, Dictation, Do Not Disturb, and emoji. In addition, there will be another Magic Keyboard model that supports wireless Touch ID and Numpad. The base model of the iMac will be available in Blue, Green, Red, Silver colours whereas the higher end ones will be available in Yellow, Orange, and Purple. Click here to read about Apple TV 4K.
5. iQOO 7 Indian Pricing Spotted
iQOO 7 series will be official in the country next week, before its official announcement the pricing details of the iQOO 7 surfaced online and it is coming with aggressive pricing as well. Without making any delay that’s dive into the article to check out the newly surfaced information about the upcoming smartphone.
The world’s most favourite e-Commerce platform Amazon has shared the pricing information of the upcoming smartphone via its promotional material and the information is shared by the Indian tipster Abhishek Yadav. It is spotted that the upcoming smartphone will cost ₹34,999.
The upcoming smartphone is believed to arrive with a high refresh rate and the device will be powered by the Snapdragon 870 processor. It is also believed that the company will launch the iQOO 7 with a 48-megapixel primary sensor on the back and the same will come with the 65W fast charging support. Click here to read more about upcoming smartphones from Iqoo.
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.