— Digital Chat Station (@StationChat) July 15, 2020 China's 3C certification body has certified a new Xiaomi phone with the model number M2007J1SC. As per the listing, the phone will ship with a 120W (6A x 20V) charger in the box. According to the folks at XDA Developers, the phone is codenamed "cas" and is likely to come equipped with a Snapdragon 865 or 865+ chipset under the hood. Xiaomi "cas" is also tipped to feature a 48MP primary camera and an optical zoom camera with a "supermoon" mode. The phone is said to include a wide-angle snapper as well, which will be capable of taking macro shots. … [Read more...] about Xiaomi may launch a new 5G flagship phone with 120W charging next month
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NEW DELHI: It seems that Chinese smartphone makers are betting big on fast charge technology. Recently, Xiaomi and Oppo announced that they will be introducing 120W fast charge technology soon. Now another Chinese smartphone has joined in. Realme has announced that it will unveil its new fast charging technology on July 16. Realme India’s Chief Executive Officer, Madhav Sheth teased the launch of the upcoming charging technology which is said to be faster than the company’s 65W SuperDart fast charging solution. The company has not yet revealed the details of the fast charging solution but as per rumours it is expected that the company is working on 120W Ultra Dart fast charger. It is said that the company’s upcoming fast charging solution can charge a smartphone with a 4,000 mAh battery in just 3 minutes. The company will be launching the fast charging solution globally as the company has teased the launch on Weibo as well. Revealing about the launch, Sheth posted … [Read more...] about Realme to launch its fast charging solution on July 16
Samsung's camera processing still goes overboard in a lot of scenarios, and it can be downright frustrating. At times it feels as though it's deathly afraid of leaving parts of a scene over- or under-exposed — even if that's how you want it to look — and it'll do whatever over-the-top amount of HDR processing necessary in order to "equalize" everything. The result is blown-out shadows or crushed highlights, along with incredible amounts of "haloing" around objects against bright skies. So often, all I want the camera to do is just capture a scene, not try to tweak and massage it to within an inch of its life. … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra review, 5 months on: Large and still in charge
Finally, Oppo is rounding out its day of charging tech news by announcing a couple of compact adapters that use GaN technology to reduce their size. There’s a 50W mini SuperVOOC charger that Oppo compares to the size of a business card holder, along with a 110W mini flash charger that’s about the size of a regular 18W adapter. … [Read more...] about Oppo announces 125W tech that charges phones in 20 minutes
07-13-2020 01:43 PM It won't be any of the current Li-ion (mainly cobalt for phone/laptop batteries and magnesium for the high drain ones for vaping). There is research on a solid elecrolite and using sodium instead of lithium. With the electrolite being solid then you don't get dendrite growth so can be charged much more rapidly. They are still in the lab though and years away from to-scale testing. … [Read more...] about 125W charging is coming — what do you think about that?