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Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro 5G Selfie review: Video contender

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The Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro 5G, introduced in October of 2020, straddles the typical mid-range and high-end price brackets. It features a 6.67-inch, 144 Hz IPS (in-plane switching) screen, a fast Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, ...

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra Camera review: Large sensor power

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The Mi 11 Ultra is the brand-new flagship model from Xiaomi and has big shoes to fill, given that its predecessor, the Mi 10 Ultra, was one of the best phones we tested for Camera ...

OnePlus 9 Pro Camera preview

OnePlus on Tuesday launched its 2021 flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 9 Pro, its much-anticipated follow-up to last year’s OnePlus 8 Pro. This year OnePlus heralds a partnership with an iconic name in photography, Hasselblad, a ...

Black Shark 4 Pro Audio review: An outstanding evolution

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In early 2020, Black Shark revealed a new brand identity using the slogan “Game is Real,”  which aimed to balance users’  mobile gaming experience with their everyday use of their phones. Less than a year ...

How a scratched smartphone camera cover affects image quality

Most current high-end smartphones come with multi-camera arrays that typically include a super-wide-angle and a tele camera next to the primary wide-angle module. Some devices also feature macro or specific video cameras. In addition, most ...

OnePlus 8T Selfie review: Not flashy, but functional

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The OnePlus 8T is an updated version of the OnePlus 8. Not much was changed outwardly; the differences are mainly tweaks to the camera setup, a bigger battery, and a faster refresh rate for the ...

Oppo Find X3 Pro Camera preview

Today Oppo launched its latest flagship phone, the Oppo Find X3 Pro. The new model features premium specs all around, including a 6.7-inch AMOLED display with QHD+ (3216 x 1440) resolution, a 120 Hz refresh ...

Xiaomi Mi 10S Audio review: The new No. 1

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The Xiaomi Mi 10S is the much-anticipated new flagship from the Chinese brand, and it comes with a spec sheet loaded with new features. This starts with the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G mobile platform ...

Bose SoundLink Revolve II Speaker review: Built for mobility

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The Bose SoundLink Revolve II doesn’t look different than its predecessor, and indeed it seems the main differences are improvements meant to make this 360-degree wireless speaker more versatile and practical. The brand improved the ...

Apple iPhone 12 mini Audio review: Big sound in a small package

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The Apple iPhone 12 mini is the smallest and least expensive device in the 12 line of devices, all released in 2020. Apple displays the specs and marketing of both the 12 and 12 mini ...

ZTE Axon 20 5G Camera review: Reasonable in good light

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The Axon 20 5G is the latest smartphone from Chinese manufacturer ZTE. Specs include a 6.92-inch FHD+ 90 Hz OLED display, Snapdragon 765G chipset (8 GB RAM /128 GB storage) and a rear quad-camera. The ...

OnePlus 8T Camera review: Refreshed mid-ranger

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The OnePlus 8T is a refreshed version of the company’s OnePlus 8 model. It comes with a very similar design and has the same 6.55-inch AMOLED display as the 8, and features the same Snapdragon ...

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (Exynos) Camera review: Dual-tele with room for improvement

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Samsung’s new S-series flagship, the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G, comes with an updated design and a whole bunch of improvements under the hood. The international version of the device, the subject of this test, is ...

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (Exynos) Audio review: Excellent on artifacts

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The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G, freshly released, takes its place as the brand’s flagship, with all the biggest, fastest, smartest superlatives in tow. It’s got four rear cameras and a single front camera, a ...

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (Exynos) Display: Outstanding video

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Arriving on the international (non-U.S./China) market the end of January 2021, the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (Exynos) is Samsung’s latest member of the “S” family. Rich in features, including a quad-camera setup and an Exynos ...

LG Wing Display review: Innovative design and good performance

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Appearing in mid-October 2020, the LG Wing packs a lot of features into its groundbreaking design, including a triple camera powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G processor that runs Android 10. Its principal OLED display, ...

Amazon Echo (4th Gen) Speaker review: Wider than meets the eye

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A mere 13 months after the Echo’s third edition was unveiled, Amazon launched the fourth generation. Last October, the pioneering smart speaker got a complete makeover, with a brand-new spherical design made with recycled materials. ...

Vivo X51 5G Audio review: A single speaker can’t work wonders

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Last October, Vivo made a noteworthy entrance into the European market with the X51 — a slightly tweaked version of a premium smartphone already known in Asia as the X50. While the marketing emphasis certainly ...

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