The most recent info coming out surrounding the Galaxy Note 9 is that it will feature a breathtaking 512GB of RAM. However, it is kind of a bummer that it will be limited to certain regions like South Korea and China. Although, it is not a far thought that it could be available more widely later.
Few weeks ago, Chinese manufacturing, Meizu, unveiled its current flagship smartphone, Meizu 15. Even before the arrival of Meizu 15, there were already rumors regarding the arrival of Meizu 16 which according to rumors will be released in August.
LG X5 (2018) has been launched in South Korea. The new smartphone is the successor to the original X5 that was announced last year. The handset packs a massive 4500mAh battery that supports fast charging technology. There is also LG Pay support to conveniently make payments through compatible point-of-sale (PoS) machines.
We’ve seen Nokia play the nostalgia card very well a number of times since its rebirth at the hands of HDM Global. Well, the once-dominant entry-level phone manufacturer of India, Micromax, is now doing the same with the Micromax Canvas 2 Plus. It is a newly made Canvas 2 with refreshed internals resembling the former old budget phone.
Meizu founder Jack Wong has confirmed that the Meizu 16 series will be unveiled in August. The Meizu 15 and 15 Plus that were launched in April have been received well by the audience. However, Wong has claimed that the Meizu 16 series will be more advanced and futuristic phones that the 15 series. He has also claimed that the upcoming Meizu 16 duo are flagship phones powered by Snapdragon 845 chipset.
Asus just quietly released the ZenFone Ares in Taiwan without holding an event or even issuing a press release about it. The device emphasizes on AR (Augmented Reality) and VR (Virtual Reality) with specs almost identical to last year's ZenFone AR. We've got a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED panel with a standard 16:9 aspect ratio and QHD resolution (1440 x 2560 pixels). The display comes with a few familiar features as well - Tru2life technology for improved outdoor visibility and oil-repellent coating.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is anticipated to debut on August 9 at an "Unpacked" event in New York. Ahead of any formal announcement, a report from South Korea has reiterated the launch date that was rumoured previously. It has also separately been reported that alongside the new Galaxy Note model, the company is launching the Gear S4 in August. This new smartwatch will be the successor to the Gear S3. Unlike the previous model, the new offering is said to have an application processor built using Panel Level Packaging (PLP) to enable a thinner profile along with a cheaper price over the predecessor.
The Meizu 15 series is still on the shelves and the Chinese manufacturer seems to be all set to unveil the Meizu 16 series. According to rumors, the 16 series will be launched anytime between late July to early August. A new leak has revealed the expected specs and pricing of the upcoming smartphones.