Latest Smartphone News Updates of the Day (Monday, September 27, 2021)

2021-09-28 09:54:32

In this article, Mobile57 is reporting all the latest happenings about Smartphones, Tablets, Wearables, and mobile technology News of Monday, 27th September 2021, in the tech industry.

Latest Launch News:

Honor MagicBook V14 announced with Core i7 and 16GB RAM

Honor has unveiled new MagicBook V14 laptop. The launch event took place in China. The device runs on Windows 11 operating system and Intel Core i7 11th generation processor. It is also available with Intel Core i5 chipset. For graphics, MagicBook V14 equips NVIDIA MX450 GPU. There are dual fans and dual heat pipes to expel heat. The display is 14.2-inch IPS LCD, having 3:2 viewing aspects, 2.5K resolution, and 90Hz refresh rate. For a better watching experience, the gadget supports 100% sRGB color gamut, 1.07 billion colors, and 400nits brightness. The WebCam is 5MP for video calling, powered by ISP chip. Fingerprint Sensor, embedded under Power button, unlocks device within 0.7 seconds. RAM and Storage are 16GB and 512GB, respectively. There are two color options available, Starry Sky Gray and Dawn Blue.

Xiaomi Civi debuts with Snapdragon 778G chipset

After rumors and buzz, Xiaomi introduced the first Civi series smartphone. The Xiaomi Civi smartphone shows a punch hole selfie lens on top of large AMOLED display. The handset is 7mm thick and weighs 166 grams. The power drives through Qualcomm SD778G processor and 8GB RAM. Two storage configurations are 128GB and 256GB. Xiaomi Civi has a 6.5-inch FHD+ display, working on 120Hz refresh rate. The back camera setup contains three lenses, including a 64MP primary sensor. 4k video recording option is available. There is a 4500 mAh battery, compatible with 55-watts Fast Charge. It is a 5G mobile, offering In-Screen Fingerprint Unlock.

Xiaomi Watch Color 2 and TWS 3 Pro unveiled

Alongside Xiaomi Civi, the Chinese tech giant has unleashed two new products one of them is a smartwatch. With 200 dial faces, Xiaomi Watch Color 2 lets you choose your favorite interface. The wearable comes with a 1.39 inches AMOLED display, Active Noise Cancellation, 14 Days Battery Life, 5ATM water resistant, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and NFC.

Talking about Xiaomi TWS 3 Pro, it is a pair of earphones arriving in Greyish Blue color. The earbuds offers 40dB noise reduction, SBC and AAC Audio Codec, IPX4 Water Resistant Rating, Gesture Control, and long music playback.

Oppo Reno 6 Pro 5G Diwali Edition goes official

For the upcoming Indian festival, Oppo has brought Reno 6 Pro 5G Diwali Edition. The new variant has different paint job, Majestic Gold. The main difference is design tweaks, while the specs are identical to the original Reno6 Pro. With the Oppo Reno6 Pro Diwali, you are getting 6.55inches AMOLED display, Dimensity 1200 5G chipset, 64MP camera setup, 32MP selfie rocker, and a 4500 mAh power bank with 65W fast charge.

For the Diwali festival, Oppo has also unveiled a Blue color variant of Enco Buds. The earphones let you enjoy quality music playback.

Oppo K9 Pro with Dimensity 1200 chip and 60W Charge Launched

Oppo K9 Pro has arrived in China. The rest of the world will get it later, probably next month. The handset sports a 6.43inch Super AMOLED display, Full HD+ resolution, and 90Hz refresh rate. It is running on Dimensity 1200 processor and 8GB RAM. Buyers can also get 12GB RAM variant. Oppo K9 Pro is a 5G mobile, having a 64MP enhanced low-light camera and EIS 4k video recording capability. Battery juiced up to 4400 mAh and allows 60W flash charge. The Oppo smartphone comes in Aurora and Black body colors.

Oppo Watch Free announced with 100 sports modes

As promised, Oppo Watch Free made its way to China. The world outside China can buy it via global online stores. The smartwatch brings a 1.64in AMOLED display. The fitness band has optical heart rate sensor and optical blood oxygen SpO2 sensor. There is an E-sport mode to divert all notifications from mobile to smartwatch. The Oppo Watch Free offers one hundred sports modes including Badminton, Cricket, Skiing, Football, and more. Only four sports are tracked automatically. You are getting 14 days battery life of this device. This watch takes 75 minutes for a 100% backup. It can bear up to 5ATM water pressure.

iQOO Z5 Lands in India

Last week, iQOO Z5 was debuted in China, and now it is entering in India. The gadget comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G 5G processor. The phone also has a 5,000 mAh battery with 44W fast charging support. iQOO has also packed the device with a 64MP triple-camera setup. It arrives in Arctic Dawn, Mystic Space, and Aurora colors. The newly launched Vivo iQOO Z3 has a 6.67-inch display of 1080 x 2408 pixels resolution. Other display features include a 120Hz refresh rate, 96 percent NTSC colour gamut, and HDR support. You can get up to 12GB RAM and 256GB storage.

Upcoming Mobile News:

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE launch cancelled

A recent report from South Korea DDaily News claimed that Samsung has entirely canceled the launch of Galaxy S21 FE. The handset was rumored to arrive in October 2021. But the source cited that the chip shortage and impressive sales of Galaxy Z Flip resulted in cancellation of S21 Fan Edition. The shortage of chipsets is pushing many mobile brands including Samsung to made tough decision of cutting devices in their launch list.

Apple iPhone 14 series to have significant design changes

 According to analyst Ming Chi Kuo, Apple is working on comprehensive designs and the iPhone 14 series will be entirely redesigned. Apple has a lot of time to work on more designs. This is not the first time we are getting such news. Before this, a tipster Jon Prosser claimed iPhone to abandon notch design in 2022. The Prosser expected iPhone 14 to adopt a punch hole display. Take it with a pinch of salt, as the brand did not confirm any change in design.

Oppo A95 4G gets certified through NBTC, FCC, TKDNC, and CQC

Oppo mobile with the model number CPH2365 passed through FCC certification. According to an Indian tipster Abhishek Yadav, the model number belongs to Oppo A95 4G. He took Twitter to reveal that Oppo A95 4G has also bagged NBTC, TKDNC, and CQC certifications. The same source disclosed some features of Oppo A95 4G i.e. Android 11 OS, ColorOS 11.1, Triple Rear Camera, 3.5mm audio jack, 5000 mAh battery with 33W fast charge.