US people will not pay more than $1000 for a smartphone
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Unless they are really really stupid and rich

Beancounters at analyst outfit NPD have added up some numbers and worked out that less than 10 percent of Americans are actually spending $1,000 or more on a smartphone.

One in four kids have smartphone addiction problems
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Could result in poor mental health

One in four children and young people could have problematic smartphone use, according to research that also suggests such behaviour is associated with poorer mental health.

Intel walks away from 5G smartphone modem
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Wednesday, 17 April 2019 09:25

Intel walks away from 5G smartphone modem


Apple to go alternatives

In a surprising twist of events, Intel has just announced that it plans to exit the 5G Smartphone modem business. The surprising announcement happened just hours after Apple announced that it had settled its years of legal battles against Qualcomm.

Asus working on dual-slider 5G smartphone design
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Just a design concept for now

It appears that Asus is considering a dual-slider design for its upcoming flagship smartphone, which is a neat concept that could provide a high screen-to-body ratio.

The future brings 5G, AI, notchless screens and better cameras
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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.

Huawei's P30 Pro is a smartcamera, not a smartphone
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'Old it, flash, bang, wallop, what a picture

The emphasis during the launch of the P30 Series in Paris yesterday was primarily about photography and that led a senior executive to tell Fudzilla the device is more of a smart camera than a smartphone.

Huawei debuts new smartphone
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Friday, 15 March 2019 17:36

Huawei debuts new smartphone


For the young at heart

The smartphone division of Chinese giant Huawei said it has introduced an AI powered triple lens device aimed at young people.

Oppo shows off its foldable prototype smartphone
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Wednesday, 27 February 2019 00:10

Oppo shows off its foldable prototype smartphone


Looks similar to the Huawei one

While Samsung and Huawei are filling press posts with their foldable smartphones, Oppo's VP has posted a couple of pictures of its own foldable prototype.

Foldable vivo smartphone spotted online
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Thursday, 14 February 2019 16:35

Foldable vivo smartphone spotted online


Renderings of the vivo IQOO

Chinese vivo is also one of the smartphone makers to announce its separate subbrand and IQOO, as vivo decided to name it, will apparently debut with a foldable smartphone.

LG plans 16 camera lens phone
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Tuesday, 27 November 2018 13:51

LG plans 16 camera lens phone


3D movies and replacing objects

LG has designed a smartphone with no less than 16 camera lenses.