The brand’s latest smartphone will have face-scanning unlocking functionality, Google revealed in a blog and video. They also revealed Motion Sense which corroborates rumors the device will have gesture control. Despite the October launch, Google has been slowly announcing a variety of features.
A new report from Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo reveals all three iPhone models in 2020 will have 5G. This comes after Apple acquired the modem manufacturing side of Intel. They do, however, have a six-year contract with Qualcomm so it’s unclear where the modems will come from.
Even before the official reveal, Samsung is letting interested users sign up to be early adopters. Those who reserve by August 7th get a $50 credit on devices and accessories. The release date is set for August 23rd.
Called the Reon Pocket, the Bluetooth device is compact and features thermoelectric cooling. It’s designed to remain in a special pocket to deliver instant cooling or heating. It should be available next year.
After early adopters noted hardware issues, Samsung will be re-debuting the (fixed) foldable smartphone in September. Issues included screen flickering, bulging, and breaks. The new version has a more protective top layer as well as reinforcements.
Designed for the Disney Tsum-Tsum franchise, the bundle is available only in Japan and features exclusive minigames, pink and purple Joy-Cons, and ears on the console. The device itself is updated with a longer battery life.