Notch- and hole-free phones eventually coming
While some smartphones makers have found a way to avoid having a notch or a hole for the selfie camera, it appears that under-display selfie cameras are coming to phones sooner than expected, as both Oppo and Xiaomi have demonstrated working prototypes.
The phone trends in 2019
There is a clear trend toward a whole uninterrupted screen for end users to enjoy on their phones and every year we are getting closer to that. The trend includes more cameras, slide, and pop-up, all helped by computation and AI.
Pixel 3 and Galaxy Note 9 lead the pack
Although it isn't a big surprise, DxOMark has now started testing selfie cameras on smartphones.
Q2 2018 with Snapdragon 845
It was confirmed a while ago by OnePlus' CEO that the successor to the OnePlus 5T will come in Q2 2018 powered by Snapdragon 845. The first leaked images suggest that the phone might come with an iPhone like notch.
267020 Antutu on March 27th
Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S is likely to be the second phone based on the Snapdragon 845, and, without a doubt, it will beat the Galaxy S9 on price and probably on the performance front too.
Makes more workers redundant
The former rubber boot maker Nokia has abandoned its OZO VR camera project and made more workers redundant.
What does it hope to learn about the driver?
The car maker Tesla might be finding itself in hot water after installing a camera inside the car to monitor the driver.
Has Apple dropped the ball?
The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that the iPhone 8 could face delays because of difficulties getting its 3D camera ready.