Mi 9 Gets Highest Ever DxOMark Score for Video, Ranked Second-Highest for Overall Camera Quality

The newly announced Xiaomi Mi 9 is grabbing a lot of attention because of its price, design, and features such as an in-display fingerprint sensor. Xiaomi announced the Mi 9 along with the flashier Mi 9 Transparent Edition and the more affordable Mi 9 SE in China today. All three devices will go on sale in China on February 26, with pre-orders already open. Global pricing and availability are set to be announced at Xiaomi’s MWC 2019 event in a few days’ time. While the Mi 9 SE has mid-range…

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Pakistan Confers Highest Civilian Honour on Saudi Crown Prince MBS After $20 Billion Deals

Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday conferred its highest civilian award Nishan-e-Pakistan on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman for his “outstanding support” in reinvigorating the ties between the two countries. The award was presented by Pakistan President Arif Alvi at a special ceremony held at the President House in Islamabad. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, members of prince Salman’s delegation, diplomats, senior officers and Cabinet ministers attended the ceremony. According to the citation, the Crown Prince provided “outstanding support for reinvigorating Pak-Saudi bilateral relationship”. The Crown Prince arrived at the President…

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Pakistan to Confer Highest Civilian Honour on Saudi Crown Prince MBS After $20 Billion Deals

Islamabad: Pakistan will confer its highest civilian honour on the Saudi crown prince on Monday, a day after he signed investment deals worth $20 billion on the first stop of an Asian tour clouded by tensions over the Pulwama terror attack and his alleged role in the grisly murder of a dissident journalist. Pakistan President Arif Alvi will award Mohammad bin Salman the Nishan-e-Pakistan (Order of Pakistan), the foreign office said in a statement, before the crown prince leaves the country for his next stop, India. Pakistan is facing a…

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OnePlus, Xiaomi Top List of Phones Emitting Highest Radiation Levels, Samsung Phones Emit Lowest: Report

Xiaomi Mi A1 emits the highest level of radiation in a list of current smartphone models, followed by the OnePlus 5T, according to research conducted the German Federal Office for Radiation Protection (Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz). The list of top 16 smartphones emitting the most radiation, compiled by Statista — based on the data provided by the German body, is majorly dominated by models by Xiaomi and OnePlus, whereas Samsung phones are found to lead the range of least radiation level models. Particularly, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and ZTE Axon Elite…

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Xiaomi, OnePlus Top List of Phones Emitting Highest Radiation Levels, Samsung Phones Emit Lowest: Report

Xiaomi Mi A1 emits the highest level of radiation in a list of current smartphone models, followed by the OnePlus 5T, according to research conducted the German Federal Office for Radiation Protection (Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz). The list of top 16 smartphones emitting the most radiation, compiled by Statista — based on the data provided by the German body, is majorly dominated by models by Xiaomi and OnePlus, whereas Samsung phones are found to lead the range of least radiation models. Particularly, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has emerged as the…

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Europe’s Highest Active Volcano Mount Etna Erupts in Italy, Authorities Shut Catania Airport

A chain of around 130 earth tremors have rocked the volcano with the strongest posting a magnitude of 4.0. There were no reports of any injuries. Reuters Updated:December 24, 2018, 11:41 PM IST Italy’s Mount Etna, Europe’s tallest and most active volcano, spews lava as it erupts on the southern island of Sicily, Italy. (Image: Reuters) Catania (Italy): Italy’s Mount Etna, Europe’s highest and most active volcano, erupted on Monday, sending a huge column of ash into the sky and causing the closure of Catania airport on Sicily’s eastern coast.…

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Oppo, Xiaomi, Vivo Record Highest Ever Shipments in 1 Quarter; Smartphones to Show -1 Percent Growth: Counterpoint

Global smartphone shipments recorded 368.6 million units in the third quarter of 2018, declining by 3 percent annually, Counterpoint Research has said. South Korean giant Samsung still continues to lead the smartphone market with 19 percent market share in the quarter, even though smartphone shipments declined for the fourth consecutive quarter. Meanwhile, Chinese mobile makers continue to grow with strong performances in markets outside China, and together, Xiaomi, Vivo, and Oppo recorded their highest ever shipments in a single quarter. Apple iPhone shipments, however, remained flat annually, Counterpoint said. A…

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OnePlus Tops India Premium Smartphone Market in Q3 2018, OnePlus 6 Remains Highest Seller: Counterpoint

OnePlus 6 was the top selling premium handset with 30 percent share in Q3 2018 OnePlus has once again topped shipments in the premium smartphone segment in India, in Q3 2018, for its second successive quarter with about 30 percent of market share. This success owed mostly due to the sales of the company’s OnePlus 6 smartphone. In fact, OnePlus 6 became the phone maker’s highest selling flagship smartphone within five months of launch. Other than that, the overall premium smartphone market in India (above Rs. 30,000) reached an all-time…

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iPhone 2018 Models Shipments to Be Highest Since iPhone 6 Series: Report

Apple is set to launch its 2018 iPhone lineup next month if we go by the history of launch events. While there has been no official announcement from Apple regarding the new models, the anticipation of the annual iPhone launch event is already high. Most of the rumours have hinted at three new iPhone models as being the new generation of Apple’s smartphones. They are expected to be an iPhone X successor with a 5.8-inch OLED display, a larger variant with a 6.5-inch OLED panel, and an entry-level 6.1-inch LCD…

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Scarlett Johansson Tops Forbes Highest Paid Actresses List

Take a look at the highest paid actresses list released by Forbes. Scarlett Johansson topped the list with earnings of whopping $40 million. Reuters Updated:August 17, 2018, 11:54 PM IST Hollywood star Scarlett Johansson broke all records and topped the list with earnings of $40 million. (Image: Reuters) Also Watch | Edited by: NP Jayaraman Source link

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