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SM-G9298 or W2018 flip phone surfaced in Samsung site

Samsung has been almost the only fan of the clamshell phones. They have a continuing line Galaxy folder, W series. Recently, there have been more news of sucessor to the G9098 and G9198, logically named the G9298 and rumoured to be W2018.(successor to W2017)


The model has showed up on TENAA, as well as >the FCC and the Wi-Fi Alliance and now even the Official user manual is also now up on Samsung's Chinese website.

The series has climbed up spec tables since starting from Folder, now quite safely positioned as a mid to mid high phone....

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Galaxy Note 7 relaunched as Galaxy Note Fan Edition in Korea

Samsung has relaunched the Note 7 in Korea under the name Galaxy Note Fan Edition. The Fan editionl is made from parts of the original Note 7 which suffered from battery problems.

Note 7 fan edition

It is essentially the same device with a smaller 3200mAh battery to solve the battery explosion problem in Note7 (3500mAh). This time, Samsung have applied the 8-point battery safety test started with the Galaxy S8 to ensure no future incidents happening. In addtion, the Fan Edition also comes with the same new software loaded on S8 and S8+, including with Bixby. Other than...

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Huawei Honor 9 officially launched dual cameras and powerful upgrade

Huawei gives a new addition to Honor brand with the Honor 9, a midrange phone with step up features like like a dual camera setup.

honor 9

You may have noticed that Huawei is fitting dual-camera technology across all its smartphone range phone levels, from the most premium Huawei P10 to the low-cost Honor 6X. This Honor 9 comes with 20-megapixel and 12-megapixel rear cameras set up, capable of 2x optical zoom, portrait and bokeh modes. On the front is an 8MP selfie camera.

Overall, the Honor 9 is a major upgrade to last year's highly-rated Honor 8


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OnePlus 5 look alot like IPhone 7 Plus, to launch 20th June

Oneplus 5

The Launch of OnePLus 5 is nearing, the company has sent an email to its newsletter subscribers, telling them to get ready for the online event taking place on June 20. It will happen at 12 PM EDT, with an official keynote being live streamed across the internet. Following that, the company is organizing a number of pop-up events around the globe, where it will showcase the new device.

OnePlus has also created a special URL page for the OnePlus 5, which currently looks like the screenshot you can see above. 

While "focus...

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Honor 9 is set to be announced June 12

It is one of the most anticipated premium mid-rangers for 2017, Honor 9 is set to be officially revealed next week in China.

honor 9

A poster featuring famous Chinese actor and singer Hu Ge has been published, hinting at the launch of Honor 9. As you can see, the company is clearly hinting that we're going to see a dual-camera setup on the handset. There are two circles next to the "9" which resemble a dual-sensor composition In the display room, the Huawei Honor 9 has been speculated to sport a 5.2-inch full-HD display just...

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