Tag Archives: 7

Xiaomi Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus to get Android 7 Nougat beta update

The Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi is still making into headlines even after launching its much-hyped smartphone, Mi 6. Now, it’s all about another smartphone which was released earlier. It is time for Xiaomi to release the latest Android Nougat update for the smartphones launched last year. Yes, you heard it right. This news is all about Xiaomi Mi… Read More »

Samsung slashes profit forecast over Galaxy Note 7 crisis

Samsung Electronics has slashed its quarterly profit forecast due to the scrapping of its Note 7 smartphone. The South Korean firm now expects third quarter profits of 5.2tn won ($4.7bn; £3.8bn), which is a third lower than its original estimate of 7.8tn won. The Note 7 was recalled last month after battery fires, but after replacement phones experienced… Read More »

Samsung delays restarting sales of its Galaxy Note 7 in S Korea

Samsung has said it will delay restarting the sale of its Galaxy Note 7 phone in South Korea, as the firm needs more time for the global recall of the device. The South Korean tech giant was forced to recall some 2.5 million devicesglobally due to overheating batteries. Dozens of devices were reported to have caught fire. The… Read More »

US regulators order recall of 1m Samsung Note 7 phones

US safety regulators have announced a formal recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 after reports of fires caused by faulty batteries. The South Korean tech giant had already launched a voluntary recall after user complaints about ‘exploding’ phones. According to Samsung, the problem affects 2.5 million devices globally, including 1 million in the US. The recall comes… Read More »

Another set of photos surface with only a pair of iPhone 7 models

September is almost here and the excitement about Apple’s new iPhone refresh is growing with each passing minute. Yet, despite the close release, we still can’t quite put our finger on some major specifics about the iPhone 7 family, primarily how many models it will feature and how they will differ. Unlike past years, the problem this time… Read More »

Alleged iPhone 7 prototype clips leak left and right

Now that the Samsung Galaxy Note7 is official and the craze is dying down, at least on the rumor front that is, leakststers and tipsters have naturally refocused all their attention to Apple and its upcoming iPhone lineup. And now that September is drawing ever closer, we seem to be somewhat past renders and on to dummy models… Read More »

iPhone 7 Price, Release Date, Specifications, and All Other Rumours

iPhone 7 is the most anticipated smartphone of the year, and Apple fans across the world are counting down to when the smartphone and its variants will be launched. Alongside, the rumour mills just keep churning out fresh details about the smartphone. The iPhone 7 is anticipated to launch at its now traditional September event, and as we… Read More »

Apple iPhone 7 may have a capacitive Home key

A new leak shows that Apple may be rethinking how iPhone 7’s home button will work – unverified photos offer a close look at a button that’s just a circle drawn under the glass. This would make it a capacitive touch button, but there’s no reason to think it can’t continue to operate as a fingerprint reader. At… Read More »

Apple iPhone 7 and its box caught by paparazzi

It’s the season for iPhone 7 leaks and the forecast is for minimal changes – the phone will bethe same size, but the antenna setup has been redesigned. You can see the new design in this leaked photo. There’s just the one camera – the two-camera setup is reserved for the Plus models. This is the Gold color… Read More »

iPhone 7 not what you think it is; Release date not when you think, either

This year’s iPhone might not be the iPhone 7. That’s because next year is the 10th anniversary of the original iPhone, so don’t expect a huge Apple redesign until 2017. Let’s triangulate a couple of decently-sourced rumors, shall we? On the one hand, we have KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo saying next year’s iPhone will be an all-glass affair with… Read More »