New Smartphones, OTA Updates & Tech Launched in Might 2021 – Month-to-month Wrap-up



The month of Might has been a busy one for Android followers, as there have been a number of new price range smartphones launched and Google simply introduced the discharge of the beta construct of the all-new Android 12. In case if you happen to missed out on catching up with all issues associated to smartphones in current weeks, right here is your likelihood!

Battlegrounds Cellular India For Android Launching Quickly

Battlegrounds Cellular India from the South Korean recreation developer Krafton is now open for pre-registration on the Google Play Retailer. Whereas the battle royale recreation is all set to launch on Android within the coming weeks, there isn’t any details about the supply of the sport on iOS. For the pre-registered consumer, Krafton will likely be providing 4 rewards — the Recon Masks, the Recon Outfit, Celebration Professional Title, and 300 AG.

Android 12 Beta 1 Is Now Out For Choose Units

Google has formally launched the Android 12 Beta 1 replace at their annual Google I/O convention. The brand new Android OS will likely be together with an overhauled design language referred to as “Materials You” that improves efficiency as much as 50%. Aside from Android’s new beta model, Google additionally talked about Undertaking Starline, LaMDA, and extra. The corporate additionally introduced its greatest UI change ever by giving customers 2 choices: Adaptive mode or Immersive Mode; each designed with nuances like rounded corners so your gadget feels extra comfy in your hand.

POCO Launches M3 Professional 5G Powered By Dimensity 700 SoC

POCO has launched a brand new 5G smartphone referred to as the POCO M3 Professional 5G in Europe. It is available in 4GB and 6GB RAM variants priced at €179 and €199 respectively. Coming to the specs, the POCO M3 Professional 5G comes with a 6.5-inch LCD show with a 90Hz refresh charge. Below the hood is the Dimensity 700 SoC coupled with 4GB/6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of inside storage. It runs on the most recent Android 11 primarily based MIUI 12 out of the field. (Picture Supply: @ishanagarwal24)

Google Pixel 6 & Pixel 6 Professional Leaked

Google will likely be unveiling the Pixel 6 & Pixel 6 Professional smartphones within the second half of this 12 months. In the previous few weeks, we’ve already seen the renders of those upcoming Pixel smartphones. Each the units will likely be coming with a Tremendous AMOLED show with a middle punch-hole cutout for the selfie digital camera. On the again, the gadget comes with an uncommon digital camera bump for the rear digital camera setup. The horizontal digital camera strip which holds the sensors and the LED flash protrudes from the physique. With the Pixel 6 lineup, Google may also introduce the in-house Whitechapel SoC. (Picture Supply: @jon_prosser)

OPPO F17, A53, A5 2020, & A9 2020 Will get ColorOS 11 Beta Replace

OPPO has lastly launched the Android 11-based ColorOS 11 beta replace for a bunch of price range smartphones in India. The record contains OPPO F17, A53, A5 2020, & A9 2020. Nevertheless, the 3GB RAM variants of the A5 2020 and the A9 2020 gained’t obtain the Android 11 replace because of storage constraints. Nevertheless, the corporate is but to say the timeline for the ultimate public replace for all these units. As of now, customers must enroll for the beta replace to style the newer model of Android.

Samsung Galaxy M22 Leaked With Helio G80

Samsung is lengthy rumored to launch the Galaxy M22 because the successor to the favored Galaxy M21 smartphone. Whereas there isn’t any affirmation from the corporate, the specs of the gadget are actually leaked on-line. The upcoming Galaxy M22 will come powered by the MediaTek Helio G80 octa-core processor. It will likely be operating on the most recent Android 11-based One UI out of the field. The gadget will sport 48MP rear digital camera setup and a 13MP entrance digital camera.

Realme X7 Max & Good TV 4K Launched In India

Realme has formally unveiled the Realme X7 Max smartphone as an improve to the Realme X7 Professional. It sports activities a 120Hz Tremendous AMOLED show and is powered by 6nm MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC. The gadget is available in 8GB + 128GB and 12GB + 256GB storage variants and is priced at Rs 26,999 and Rs 29,999 respectively. The corporate additionally launched the 43-inch and 50-inch 4K sensible TVs with Dolby Imaginative and prescient and Dolby Atmos help. Each TVs are powered by Android 10 and include hands-free Google Assistant. Whereas the 43-inch Realme Good TV 4K is priced at Rs 27,999, the 50-inch mannequin prices barely increased at Rs 39,999.

Xiaomi showcases 200W Quick Charging Know-how

Final 12 months, Xiaomi unveiled the 120W quick charging know-how. Now, the corporate got here up with the 200W HyperCharge quick charging know-how. In keeping with Xiaomi, a suitable smartphone with a 4,000mAh battery may be charged from 0 % to 100% in simply 8 minutes. It takes simply 44 seconds for 10 % of charging and does 50 % charging in 3 minutes. With the corporate’s personal 120W wi-fi charging know-how, the identical gadget may be totally charged in quarter-hour. Nevertheless, it’d take few years earlier than this new quick charging know-how may be provided with consumer-ready units.

Realme To Launch DIZO Star 300 & DIZO Star 500

Realme lately unveiled its new sub-brand referred to as DIZO. As per the leaks, the corporate will likely be launching two new characteristic telephones quickly in India. Each the DIZO Star 300 and DIZO Star 500 characteristic telephones had been lately licensed by the FCC. We’d additionally see the DIZO Watch and DIZO GoPods D TWS earbuds beneath this new model. As of now, there isn’t any information in regards to the confirmed launch dates for these new DIZO merchandise.

Redmi Be aware 10 Professional 5G To Launch In India As POCO X3 GT

Earlier this month, Xiaomi launched the Redmi 10 Professional 5G in China. As per the current leaks, the identical gadget would possibly quickly make its debut within the Indian market as POCO X3 GT. Whereas the Redmi Be aware 10 Professional in India comes with a 120Hz AMOLED show, the 5G variant launched in China sports activities a 120Hz LCD show. Whereas there isn’t any affirmation, the POCO X3 GT would possibly formally launch in Q3 2021. It comes powered by Dimensity 1100 chipset and runs on Android 11 out of the field. The gadget packs a big 5000mAh battery and helps 67W quick charging.

OnePlus Nord CE 5G Specs Leaked Forward Of Launch

OnePlus has formally confirmed to launch the Nord CE 5G (Core Version) smartphone on June tenth in India. Whereas the corporate is but to disclose the specs, a few of them have already leaked on-line. As per the leaks, the OnePlus Nord CE 5G will come outfitted with a 6.43-inch AMOLED show with a 90Hz refresh charge and Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G cell platform. Within the digital camera division, the gadget will provide 64MP triple rear cameras and a 16MP entrance digital camera. Alongside the Nord CE 5G, the corporate may even launch the OnePlus TV U Collection U1S on the identical day. (Picture Supply: @Onleaks)

iQOO Z3 5G Launching Quickly In India

iQOO is all set to launch a brand new mid-range 5G smartphone in India. The upcoming iQOO Z3 5G will likely be priced at round Rs 25,000 and will likely be accessible completely by way of Amazon India. It is going to even be the primary smartphone in India to come back powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G cell platform. The corporate launched the iQOO Z3 5G in China in March this 12 months. On the entrance, the gadget will characteristic a 120Hz LCD show with a waterdrop notch. It will likely be operating on the most recent Android 11-based iQOO UI 1.0 out of the field.

OnePlus Introduces Digital Wellbeing-based WellPaper App

OnePlus has launched a brand new reside wallpaper app for Android referred to as WellPaper. In contrast to the standard reside wallpaper, the WellPaper will include 3 totally different wallpapers which can adapt themselves primarily based on the customers’ app utilization. To restrict the battery consumption of those reside wallpapers, OnePlus made them replace solely when the gadget unlock. Even if you’re ceaselessly unlocking the gadget, there will likely be some delay in replace the wallpaper. It’s accessible for all Android smartphones totally free by way of Google Play Retailer.

Samsung Launches Galaxy Tab A7 Lite

After being within the leaks for the previous few weeks, Samsung has lastly launched the Galaxy Tab A7 Lite. Because the identify suggests, the Galaxy Tab A7 Lite is a lighter model of the final 12 months’s Galaxy Tab A7. It sports activities an 8.7-inch TFT show with 1340 by 800 pixels decision and comes powered by a MediaTek Helio P22T octa-core processor. The Galaxy Tab A7 Lite will likely be accessible in 3GB and 4GB RAM variants with 32GB and 64GB of inside storage, respectively. It runs on the most recent One UI primarily based on Android 11. As of now, there isn’t any details about the India launch.

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