Xiaomi Mi Note 2 screenshot shows 8GB RAM, 256GB storage

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A Weibo user posted a screenshot of Note 2’s About screen, further stocking such rumors. The screenshot shows that the LG V20 is about to have some company and that the OnePlus 3 is about to be dethroned. Assuming no funny business happened to the…

The Xperia XR and Xperia X Compact may launch in late September

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Rumors about the new Xperia flagships – Xperia XR and Xperia X Compact – are mounting quickly. So far the thinking is that they will be unveiled at IFA (Sony’s event is scheduled for September 1). With the unveiling near, the launch isn’t far away…

Samsung launches Galaxy Note7 in China with 4GB of RAM only

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Today Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note7 in China, at a special event. Despite many past rumors claiming we’ll see a version with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage in China, this was not mentioned at all in the official presentation. So the Note7 makes…

Xiaomi Redmi 4 spotted in Geekbench

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A mysterious Xiaomi smartphone has been spotted on benchmarking website Geekbench. Dubbed mido, the device is powered by a Snapdragon 625 SoC with octa-core 2.02GHz processor and has 2GB of RAM. The listing also reveals that it runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out of the box….

Redmi Note 4: Helio X20, 4100mAh battery $135

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As expected, Xiaomi has made official the Redmi Note 4 smartphone. The device is powered by MediaTek’s Deca-Core Helio X20 SoC (clocked up to 2.1GHz), and sports a 5.5-inch full HD display. Here is the full specification: