Etoren Blogs

AnTuTu reveals performance of Snapdragon 845 variant of Galaxy S9+

It just merely days away from its official release, the number of news on leaks and rumors on S9+ are picking up. AnTuTu has jumped on the bandwagon. It just revealed just how powerful the Snapdragon 845 version of S9+ will be. The Snapdragon variant is said to come with 6GB of RAM unlike the Exynos 9810 one which is expected to get only 4GB of RAM.

Galaxy S9+ will have a 18.5:9 screen as per its S8 predecessors, with a default resolution of 1,080 x 2,220px (hardware will be QHD+) as well as a built-in storage of 64GB. Android 8.0 Oreo is the expected OS. 

もっと読む →


Choosing A Smartphone Camera: Why Megapixels Is Not Everything

In this day and age, smartphones are a popular choice for photography due to their light compact sizes and good photo taking abilities. As such, camera quality has become a very vital criterion people consider before making a phone purchase. Smartphones manufacturers are always out-competing one another with camera performance of their products. People rave about some mobile phone because its camera has a sensor of an unprecedented number of megapixels. A larger megapixel number is more often than not associated with better pictures. Therein lies the fallacy of megapixels.

Megapixel number alone is a poor way to predict photographic...

もっと読む →


Huawei's new flagship P11/P20 to launch on March 27

Huawei has already made it known; Huawei P10 successor Huawei P20 aka. the Huawei P11 is going to be unveiled at a Paris launch event on 27 March and not the upcoming MWC 2018 this month.

This new model will be offered in three designs namely ‘Emily’, which is Ceramic Black; ‘Charlotte’, which a plus size version in Ceramic Black; and ‘Anne’, a lite model that comes in Midnight Black, Klein Blue and Sakura Pink. All but the the lite model will equipped with the Kirin 970 AI-infused chipset. Kirin 970 is said to deliver 25 X better CPU performance with...

もっと読む →


Galaxy S9 series launches officially on February 25

It has become official. Samsung has sent invitations to the media to attend the upcoming Samsung’s Press event in Barcelona where the announcement of its newest flagship: Samsung Galaxy S9 will be made.

The invitation itself shows a number 9 and the words: “The Camera. Reimagined”. With that we can expect a great improvement in Samsung’s camera.

The S9 series phones are expected to look similar to their S8 predecessors; 18:5:9 Infinity displays and even thinner bezels. The new design has the fingerprint scanner is located in the center of the back just below the camera sensors. What is known...

もっと読む →


In-display fingerprint scanner phone Vivo X20 Plus UD goes official

Vivo has officially announced the X20 Plus HD – the first smartphone with an under-display fingerprint scanner.

The phone has specs that match the existing Vivo X20 Plus as well as an AMOLED display that allows the Clear ID 9500 sensor to work. It comes with a 6.43” screen of 18:9 ratio and FullHD+ resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The RAM is 4 GB and the storage is 128 GB and it can be increased with the usage of the hybrid slot if a second SIM is not needed.

X20 Plus UD has a dual camera on the back; а...

もっと読む →