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18/10/2017

Qualcomm Introduces Snapdragon 636 Chipset With Quick Charge 4 Support

Qualcomm is well popularly known Processor, Qualcomm introduced a new 14nm FinFET process-based Snapdragon 636 chipset. It is an upgrade from the Snapdragon 630 and comes with Quick Charge 4 support for long displays with resolution up to FHD+ or 2160x1080 pixels.



The Snapdragon 636 can support either one 24 MP camera or two cameras with up to 16 MP sensors with the Qualcomm Spectra 160 ISP. Video recording is available in 1080p at 120 fps or 4K at 30 fps. 4K video playback is also supported.



The CPU is Kryo 260 with eight cores, clocked up to 1.8 GHz. Qualcomm says it provides up to 40% higher performance than the Snapdragon 630’s processor. The GPU is Adreno 509, adding 10% extra performance, compared with the Adreno 508.


According to Source is shows that the Snapdragon 636 has X12 LTE modem with download speed up to 600 Mbps. Both SIM cards can support LTE with next-gen Calling Service. Qualcomm is expected to start shipping the chipset in November 2017.
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A New Nokia Smartphone Set To Be Launched In China On October 19th 2017

A New invitation has been sent out as HMD set to launch a New Nokia Smartphone, which event is to be held on October 19th 2017, that's probably few hours to go from now. As for time of writing there is no much information or leaked specs about the Nokia device to be launched, but the official TMALL Nokia store currently features an animated GIF that teases a phone with the Both feature.



For the features showcased by Teasers, The Company Newest Flagship possess the features more, So it's reasonable to assume that the teaser is the current flagship. If that's the case, it's highly likely that China will get the new 6GB RAM variant, which was recently launched in Europe.


We are not too sure but according to a report as well, it says that the October 19 will mark the unveiling of a completely new Nokia 7 smartphone - they say 'qi' in Chinese refers to 7, and hence the speculation. Lets wait and see as the event is just few hours from now.
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Blackberry Motion Arrives In United Kingdom For £399 And €469 For Rest Of Europe

Blackberry is gradually returning back to the mobile market, Blackberry Latest Flagship which was launched about few weeks back, Blackberry Motion has finally arrived for United Kingdom and likewise other parts of Europe as well.

The Motion costs around $460 in its debut Middle East region, We are glad to announce to you the price of the Motion in UK, As We discovered A UK retailer who is offering the phone for £399, while in the Netherlands the initial asking price is €469.




According To Our Source, the Stock in UK Is Expected to by the end of October, Thats to say it will be arriving shortly.


Let just mention but few key specs about the blackberry Motion, The BlackBerry Motion comes with 24 months warranty across all EU. It comes in Black, and the memory available is only 4 GB RAM + 32 GB storage (at least microSD slot is available). Other specs include power-efficient Snapdragon 625 chipset and 4,000mAh battery And So On..

 
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New Bug Detected On iOS 11, Which Allows Unauthorized Access To Your Photos

Another Bug has been detected on the new iOS 11 and it looks like it affects all the iDevices as well. This It shows that using a few steps and manipulation, anyone can access the photos on a device running the public iOS 11.0.3 or the beta iOS 11.1.


 

The flaw was seemingly discovered by the YouTube channel iDeviceHelp. it's discomforting to know that someone could access your private photos.





It will also Interest you to know that the phone number inside of the iPhone (which can be easily found through Siri), call it and then repeat a few steps from the lock screen.


This Bug hasn't be discovered by All the users, But we believing Apple might likely release an Update to fix in the bug issue shortly. so Stay calm...
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Huawei Mate 10 Set To Begin Sales This Week, With Other Two New Versions Seen

As we all know that Huawei Mate 10 will be on sale this October but no one knows the specific date, but now we are here to announce the exact sales date for the device.

According to the device's listing on the company's official online store Vmall reveals that registrations for the phone are already live, and it will go on sale starting October 20th 2017, with China becoming the first market to get it.




Not just that, in the listing, it also reviews two more variants about the Mate 10, It shows one with 4GB/32GB memory, and the other with 6GB/128GB memory. At the unveiling, Huawei said the Mate 10 only comes in 4GB/64GB memory configuration, so it's possible that the other two are China-specific.



So therefore, the October 20 event for the Mate 10 in China should also see the Mate 10 Pro as well as the Porsche Design variants being announced, but as the company has already confirmed, they'll only be available sometime next month.



No Price was found listed on the website, but as we all know In Europe the standard Mate 10 costs €700, while the Mate 10 Pro and Porsche Edition variants will set you back €800 and €1,400, respectively.
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Blackberry Keyone Offers $50 Price Discount For A Day In United State

Are you in US and you are in need of purchasing a Blackberry Keyone? You will be glad to know as the company offers you $50 Discount on the device. This means you can now buy the phone for under $500 which is the official Price of the device.





This offer is for fast fingers, because this is not a continual offer, as the offer is only valid for a day - it starts at 12:00AM on October 18th and ends at 11:59PM the same day. You have the option to make the purchase from either Amazon or Best Buy.


We just wanted to create Awareness before the day runs out.
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Microsoft Introduces Surface Book 2, See Specification, Features And Price

Microsoft is introducing the New Flagship Notebook Computer code named "Surface Book 2" This has already existed but this one comes with updated design, updated internals, updated connectivity, improved battery life and now comes in two sizes. Will i say is more of the updated version.




The Updated version look much similar to the original, with a removable tablet screen that has its own processor and battery that can be plugged into the keyboard facing either direction for even more performance and battery life. The design has been updated in small ways, such as in the way the hinge works and the keyboard, which makes it work a bit better.




Talking about a Little specs of the Surface book, The New Surface Book 2 comes in two sizes, 13.5-inch and 15-inch. The smaller model has a 3000x2000 display and the larger one has a 3240x2160 display, both being touchscreens and compatible with the new Surface Pen and Surface Dial. The 15-inch model has ventilation along the display for fans but the 13.5-inch model has fanless.


In terms of graphics, the 13.5-inch model has Intel HD Graphics 620 (Kaby Lake), Intel UHD Graphics 620 (Coffee Lake) or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (2GB). The 15-inch gets Intel UHD Graphics 620 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB). Both models come in a choice of 256GB, 512GB or 1TB solid state storage options with 8GB or 16GB 1866MHz LPDDR3 memory.



Inside, both models are powered by the 7th generation Intel 'Kaby Lake' processors as well as the new 8th generation Intel 'Coffee Lake' processors. The Core i5-7300U found on the 13.5-inch model is Kaby Lake but you also get the new Core i7-8650U on both the 13.5-inch and 15-inch models, with i7 being the only option on the 15-inch.




Moreover Microsoft claims an improved battery life with the new machines, with 17 hours of video playback with the keyboard attached and 5 in tablet mode. But Talking about the connectivity, the new machines have two USB-A 3.0 ports, one USB-C port, SD slot, headphone jack and the proprietary Surface connector. There is no Thunderbolt support.

While for the Price, The Prices start at $1499 for the 13.5-inch model and $2499 for the 15-inch model. Pre-orders start November 9th 2017 and the devices will ship on November 16th 2017.
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Lenovo K8, K8 Plus And K8 Note Set To Receive Android 8.0 Oreo Update In Far Future

If you are A user of any of Lenovo K8, K8 Plus Or K8 Note, you should be aware that your device will be receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update, as was confirmed by the company. but the update is meant to arrive in far future.



According to the Chinese company, the K8 should get Oreo in June 2018, while the K8 Plus and K8 Note will receive the same treatment a month later, in July of next year.


So if you are a user of the device you still have about eight to nine months left for your device to be hitting the update. So By the time Oreo reaches the K8 family, it will be at least ten months old. And if Google sticks to its usual schedule, in August of 2018 Android 9.0 should be out.


Lenovo seems to be talking this long for the update to arrive but anyway It's also good to know that for now there are no other Lenovo devices slated to receive Oreo at all, so from that point of view K8 owners should be considered lucky.
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Google Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL Now On Shipping, And Also Available In Stores and Verizon From Thursday

For Those People In US who have Pre-order or Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have received their Notification today, According to Source, with delivery date which is expected to be arriving tomorrow.

Although not all Pre-orders are currently shipped In, But if you were among the first to finalize the process back when the devices were announced earlier this month, there's a good chance that your Pixel 2 or 2 XL is on the way.




If you are not amog the first batch of people (especially of the 'panda' black and white Pixel 2 XL, which seems to have been the hardest to buy), then you will likely to wait for a while. If you have not Pre-order for the Pixel phone but you really need one.



Then you can simply head to your friendly neighborhood Verizon store on Thursday, since that's when the carrier will have both phones available to buy on the spot. That said, But Note that you may not find all of the different versions in every single Big Red retail location.

Looking for the place where the pixel will be sold, Google will also be selling the new Pixels at its pop-up stores in New York City and Los Angeles from Thursday on. Regardless of where you buy from, the Pixel 2 costs $649.99 (64GB) or $749.99 (128GB), while the XL model goes for $849.99 (64GB) or $949.99 (128GB).
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New Feature: Whatsapp Rolling Out Live Location Sharing Feature For Android And iOS Users

Whatsapp has been introducing new features to better the experience of their users, Whatsapp Finally rolled out Live Location feature on whatsapp. This was seen On whatsapp Blog. This feature might not be new as it has already existed on Both Facebook Messenger and Google Map.

The Feature will be available for both Android and iOS Users as well. It will be rolling out fully in the coming weeks. The Live location sharing is end-to-end encrypted and you can control who to share with and for how long. You're also able to stop sharing at any time.



You can now share your Location with friends on whatsapp even in group as well. But If you're sharing to a group chat, every person in that group will be able to see your real-time location on a map. And if more than one person shares their live location, all of their whereabouts will be visible on the same map for added convenience.


So To To start live location sharing, open a chat with the person or group you want to use it with, choose the Attach button then Location - the new Share Live Location option is what you want to pick of course. Choose for how long you want to share and tap Send.


This Feature will be Added to The Newly Updated Whatsapp which will be Available Soon.

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17/10/2017

How To Subscribe, Activate And Enjoy Swift 4G LTE 9Hours Free Browsing With N3,000 Valid For 30 Days

This might be strange but Swift 4G LTE is a Network Provider in Nigeria, but are hidden due to inability of Having network in the 36 states in, 774 local governments in Nigeria unlike Mtn, glo Airtel and 9mobile.



Swift 4G LTE is giving out free 9hours free browsing, for just N3,000 valids for a month. But bear it in mind that the 9 hours free browsing is not a cheat but an official offer from the network. Apart from the 9hours free browsing you will also be given 3GB of data to use in the remaining 15 hours making it a total of 24 hours.


Although the network isn't availabe in all 36 states but many people in Lagos Nigeria, are already testifying and enjoying this offer. So therefore i will be showing you how to join those enjoying the offer.


How To Activate/Subscribe For Swift 4G LTE 9hours Free Browsing

=> Check if Swift Network coverage is Available in your area,if you want to check Click here

=> First of all Subscribe to your Swift 4g Lte online by Clicking here or In Shops by Clicking here

=> Swift Merit (Promo) for N3,000 Naira is what you need to select )

=> After successful Subscription, re-start your network and start blazing.



How To Enjoy Swift 4G LTE 9 Hours Free Browsing

=> After you must have subscribed to the plan i stated above, you will be given 3GB data plus 9 hours of free unlimited browsing valid for 30 days.

=> To enjoy the free 9 hours unlimited browsing, once it's 10pm to 7am you will blaze unlimited and use the remaining 3GB from 7:01am to 9:59pm.

Thats how you will continue to flex the data, till it expires. But know that the Swift 4G LTE Is for Browsing Only and not for calls.


Hope It Helps?

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Apple Has Been Ordered To Pay $440 Millions to VirnetX For Infringement Of Patents

VirnetX is specialized in patenting technologies for secure LTE communications. Technically, the company does not manufacture anything, it just owns over 80 Internet security patents and makes money by suing other companies.

Apple was found guilty back then in 2013 for infringing VirnetX patents and was made to pay sum of $368 million. As for then, the company never bothered to repurchase the license. So Earlier today in the US court of law VirnetX struck with another case. Now Apple has to pay almost $440 million for the very same patents, used in FaceTime and other iOS apps.


 
The Court granted all VirnetX’s motions for “willful infringement and enhancing the royalty rate during the willfulness period”. The verdict consists $302.4 million in fines, $41 million in penalties for “willful infringement” and costs for the case, including attorney fees. VirnetX is also owed $1.80 per infringed device, including iPhones, iPads, and Macs.


According to Bloomberg, the US Patent and Trademark Office ruled all four of the acclaimed patents were invalid. The patent battle continues, but until it is entirely over, Apple is still allowed to use them.
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Checkout: Huawei Mate 10 Now Available For Pre-Order In Malaysia With Alot Of Freebies

Huawei Mate 10 recently announced and said to be made available On Sale from November 2017 for 11-first wave markets. The device is already on pre-order in Malaysia with a bunch of freebies. The Huawei Mate 10 cost MYR2,699 or about €540.


While the 3ex an Online retailers also gives freebies worth MYR999/€200 with each Pre-order.  For the exclusive freebies, it includes Huawei Car Supercharger, Huawei Smart Scale, Bluetooth monopod, 3M Screen warranty and Huawei VIP Service Membership.



The Pre-order begins on October 19 and will last only three days - until October 22. Though as we all know that the Huawei Mate 10 is offered in only one variant - 4 GB RAM + 64 GB memory, but microSD slot is available (taking the place of the second SIM in the hybrid slot).


3ex gives full specs on a dedicated landing page, although they never mentioned the color variants which will be available for Pre-order. We are also yet to see if Huawei will be offering the freebies with the Mate 10 in other markets, or if it's a Malaysia-only deal.


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Xiaomi Set To Ship In 90 Millions Smartphones This Year 2017, Checkout!

Xiaomi is aiming to ship 90 millions phones this year, this will be the best exceed what the company managed to ship in 2016 (58 million) and even its strongest year to date, 2015 (70 million).



The company is coming into the market with New phones like the new Redmi 5A (which starts at just CNY 600/$91). According to source they said That the company have already shipped 10 million phones as for september alone.




This has been enough to propel Xiaomi to the #2 spot in China – behind Huawei, but ahead of Oppo and Vivo. CEO Lei Jun wants to recapture the position of top smartphone maker in China in 2020.


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See Photos: Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design Full Specification, Features And Price In US, India, UK & Europe

The Huawei Mate 10 Porsche edition is the successor of Huawei Mate 10 Pro, The porsche edition is a monster device out all the mate 10 series. The Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) . Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, Infrared, USB OTG, Headphones, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope and Barometer.




The phone comes with a 6.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2160 pixels at a PPI of 402 pixels per inch. The Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design runs Android 8.0 and is powered by a 4000mAh non removable battery. It measures 154.20 x 74.50 x 7.90 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 178.00 grams.



The Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design is powered by 1.8GHz octa-core Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 970 processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 128GB of internal storage that cannot be expanded. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design packs a 20-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies.


Full Specification And Price Of Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Edition

DISPLAY
Screen size (inches)    6.00
Touchscreen    Yes
Resolution    1080x2160 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI)    402


HARDWARE

Processor    1.8GHz octa-core
Processor make    Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 970
RAM    6GB
Internal storage    128GB
Expandable storage    No



CAMERA
Rear camera    20-megapixel
Flash    Yes
Front camera    8-megapixel


SOFTWARE
Operating System    Android 8.0
Skin    EMUI 8.0


CONNECTIVITY
Wi-Fi    Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported    802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPS    Yes
Bluetooth    Yes, v 4.20
NFC    Yes
Infrared    Yes
USB OTG    Yes
Headphones    Yes
FM    No


NETWORKS
Number of SIMs    2
SIM 1   
GSM/CDMA    GSM
3G    Yes
4G/ LTE    Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)    No
SIM 2   
GSM/CDMA    GSM
3G    Yes
4G/ LTE    Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)    No


SENSORS
Compass/ Magnetometer    Yes
Proximity sensor    Yes
Accelerometer    Yes
Ambient light sensor    Yes
Gyroscope    Yes
Barometer    Yes
Temperature sensor    No


GENERAL
Release date    October 2017
Form factor    Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm)    154.20 x 74.50 x 7.90
Weight (g)    178.00
Battery capacity (mAh)    4000
Removable battery    No
Colours    Diamond Black
SAR value    NA


PRICE
Price In US: $1,647
Price In India: INR 106,919
Price In UK: £1,243 GBP
Price In Europe: €1,400 Euros
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