Month: June 2020

MediaTek Helio G35, Helio G25 Gaming Focused SoCs Launched for Budget Smartphones

MediaTek has introduced two new gaming focused processors namely, the MediaTek Helio G35 and Helio G25 that will be fitted into “mainstream gaming smartphones.” Both the Helio G35 and the Helio G25 use MediaTek’s HyperEngine Technology that improves the overall gaming experience on budget friendly smartphones in comparison to previous generation processors. Further, they are both octa-core processors with integrated IMG PowerVR GE8320 graphics and 4G LTE modems. The Helio G35 and the Helio G25 boast of a low latency gaming experience. And, not just gaming, the two processors also include some features that improve the camera performance when compared to older offerings.

Both the MediaTek Helio G35 and Helio G25 processors are aimed at budget friendly smartphones and offer enhanced gaming and camera experience. Seeing as mobile gaming has become such a global phenomenon, MediaTek has expanded its G series of mobile processors to “meet the huge demand for

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COVID-19: Workplace app gets an update to help get you back to the office

Two companies came together to create a better app for helping organizations get employees back to work after the coronavirus.

TechRepublic’s Karen Roby spoke with Jonathan Erwin, CEO of Redeapp, and Stacy Griggs, CEO of El Toro, two companies based in Louisville, KY, about their workplace contact tracing app. The following is an edited transcript of their conversation. 

Karen Roby: You guys have partnered here to launch a return-to-work app that goes beyond contact tracing. This is something we’ve been talking and hearing a lot about, and there’s obviously lots of security and privacy concerns. Jonathan, let me start here with you. Just tell us how this app works and really what audience you’re serving.

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Jonathan Erwin: Redeapp is essentially a mobile workforce performance platform. We’ve been around since 2011, researching, developing tools for large organizations in industrial, healthcare, construction, mining, hospitality, and

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OnePlus Upcoming TV Series Will Have Three Models, Prices Teased

OnePlus has teased the pricing for its upcoming TV series and also revealed there will be three TV models. Through a tweet, the company shared that the starting price for the upcoming TV models will be Rs. 1X,999 and it will go up to Rs. 4X,999. As of now, OnePlus has not revealed the screen sizes for the three models and only a few details about the features are known. The OnePlus TV models will be unveiled this week, on July 2, and are currently up for pre-booking on Amazon through the extended warranty offer.

OnePlus India, over the weekend, tweeted about the upcoming TV models and revealed that there will be three smart TV models at different prices. The starting price, as per the tweet, is Rs. 1X,999, which has been previously teased by the company. There are two more TV models, priced at Rs. 2X,999 and Rs. 4X,999

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Realme X3 SuperZoom, Realme X3 Update Brings June 2020 Patch, Realme PaySa App

Realme X3 SuperZoom and Realme X3 phones have started to receive a new update just days after their big debut in India. The new update brings along the June 2020 Android security patch alongside improved system stability and few key fixes. The updates are rolling out via OTA and it has arrived on our Realme X3 SuperZoom review unit. The Realme X3 and Realme X3 SuperZoom were launched in India a few days ago, and users who have pre-ordered the devices can either expect the update to be installed on their devices already, or be available out-of-the-box.

The Realme X3 SuperZoom and Realme X3 latest updates’ firmware version is similar i.e. RMX2081_11_A.31. The size of the update is 195MB. We can confirm that this update has arrived on our Realme X3 SuperZoom review unit, while GSMArena reports that the Realme X3 is also receiving the same update. It is best

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