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Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra camera preview

Samsung today announced its latest top-of-the-line smartphone, the Galaxy S21 Ultra. The new flagship comes with an updated design and a whole bunch of improvements under the hood. The S21 Ultra is powered by Samsung’s ...

Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G (Snapdragon) Display review: Takes top ranking from its brand sibling

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The Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G (Snapdragon) is the brand’s flagship “phablet” being sold in North America. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ chipset is the key difference between this model and the other, previously tested Samsung ...

Oppo Reno4 Pro 5G Audio review: A true mid-ranger

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Headlining Oppo’s latest mid-range phone series, the Reno4 Pro 5G has made some changes since the previous Reno generation. Besides its thinner, lighter, and plusher design, the phone now packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset, ...

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE (Exynos) Camera review: Versatile option with a good ultra-wide

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The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) is the budget-conscious option in Samsung’s latest S20 smartphone line. It features a large 6.5-inch Super AMOLED display with FHD+ resolution and a 2.73 GHz octa-core processor. This ...

Oppo Reno4 Pro 5G Camera review : Leaning towards video

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The Reno4 Pro 5G sits at the top of Oppo’s Reno line. It’s an upper-crust mid-range phone, with a Qualcomm 765G processor paired with 12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage (no expansion). ...

Sony A7S III Sensor review: Low-light specialist

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The Sony A7S III is the latest iteration of Sony’s full-frame video and stills hybrid mirrorless cameras, based on the A7 series bodies and tech. As the most video-centric of the series, the camera features ...

Updated: Motorola Edge+ Camera review: Excellent detail and well-controlled noise

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While Motorola has developed a reputation for making high-value phones that punch above their weight, the new Edge+, the company's first unabashedly premium handset in years, pulls out all the stops and wears a price ...

The best smartphone cameras of 2020

At DXOMARK we test a large number of smartphone cameras every year, covering many brands and models across the spectrum, from budget to high-end. If you want to find out about a specific model’s overall ...

The best smartphones for audio playback and recording 2020

Since the DXOMARK audio quality benchmark was launched a little over a year ago, we have evaluated the recording and playback abilities of a wide variety of smartphones. Whether aimed at the budget-minded customer or ...

The best Selfie cameras of 2020

Smartphone front camera image quality is crucial to social media users, vloggers, travelers, and other types of selfie shooters. At DXOMARK every year we test the image quality of front cameras in a large number ...

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max Audio review: A reliable and consistent audio performer

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With a huge 6.7-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display and three rear cameras, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is the biggest, heaviest, and most expensive iPhone to date. As for audio, the device’s two ...

Apple HomePod mini Speaker review: Good for its tiny size

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Introduced in October of this year, the Apple HomePod mini promises to deliver big sound in a very small package. As Apple puts it, “At just under 8.5 centimeters tall, it takes up almost no ...

Sony A7C Sensor review: Full-frame goodness in a compact body

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Although already handily compact, Sony’s full-frame A7 series cameras followed the established wisdom of aping the design and layout of the DSLR — that is, until now. The Sony A7C breaks with tradition and shoehorns ...

Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro 5G Camera review: Competent mid-ranger

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Announced in September 2020, the Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro 5G is the Chinese manufacturer’s top offering in their latest T range of smartphones. With a couple of notable exceptions, the handset boasts borderline flagship specifications ...

Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G Camera review: Triple camera mid-ranger

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Xiaomi’s latest Mi 10T 5G series smartphones offer a more budget-conscious option in the mid-range market compared to the Chinese manufacturer’s Mi 10, Mi 10 Pro, and Mi 10 Ultra full-fledged flagships. With three models ...

Sony Xperia 5 II Display review: Holding the middle ground

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The Sony Xperia 5 II is an interesting twist on the Xperia 1 II. It’s a downsized and somewhat more affordable device with a smaller display, somewhat fewer bells and whistles, and a few interesting ...

Vivo X51 5G Display review: Impressive color accuracy

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The Vivo X51 5G arrived in October of 2020, a slightly tweaked version of its predecessor, the Vivo X50, which had been released only in July. With a mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset, 8 GB ...

Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ Camera review: King of camera

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The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is the top-end model in the Chinese manufacturer’s premium Mate 40 line. It shares many key components with its cousin Mate 40 Pro, such as the 6.76-inch OLED display and ...

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