AirPods Pro, thermometer phone and best smartphones of the decade in news collection

Russian brand has released a secure push-button telephone with a built-in thermometer

Russian brand BQ

released a secure push-button telephone with a built-in thermometer. The model was named BQ 2824 Tank T. This is the first and only gadget with this functionality.

The device measures the temperature non-contact. The mechanism is based on the work of infrared radiation, which is further processed by sensors and the processor of the thermometer itself. The user receives the result in three seconds.

The new device has a display with a resolution240 × 320 dots. The device is powered by a MediaTek MT6261D processor with 32 MB of RAM and 32 MB of internal memory. There is support for memory cards up to 32 GB, as well as two SIM cards. The device can be purchased for 2,790 rubles on the company's official website.

Details about Huawei Nova 8 SE

Next month, Huawei, according to online sources, will announce the Nova 8 series smartphones. Insiders have published some of the alleged specifications of the new device.

Nova 8, Nova 8 Pro are expected to arriveand Nova 8 SE. The Nova 8 SE is expected to have a 6.53-inch display, and the front camera will have a 16-megapixel sensor. The quadruple rear will be designed for a 64-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel unit with wide-angle optics and a pair of 2-megapixel sensors.

It is expected that the new product will be released in two versions, differing in hardware platform: Dimensity 800U and Dimensity 720.

It is alleged that the novelty may come out inmodifications with different MediaTek 5G processors - Dimensity 720 and Dimensity 800U. The first of the named chips contains eight cores with a frequency of up to 2.0 GHz and an ARM Mali G57 MC3 graphics accelerator, the second - eight cores with a clock frequency of up to 2.4 GHz and an ARM Mali-G57 MC3 unit.

Apple's new wireless charger could ruin iPhone cases

We are talking about a new product from Apple, the MagSafe charger,which was announced at the last presentation in early October. The company warned that charging could leave marks on iPhone cases. The company pointed out that if the iPhone is inserted into a leather case, it must be removed before using MagSafe, but marks remain on the silicone cases, users have noticed.

Other warnings are also indicated in the company's dedicated support document:

  • Do not store credit cards, security badges, passports, or key fobs in your phone case, as this could damage the magnetic stripes or RFID chips in these items.
  • If the iPhone battery gets too hot while charging with MagSafe, the software may instruct the device not to charge more than 80%
  • If you have a MagSafe charger and Lightning cable connected to your iPhone, it will charge only through Lightning.
  • To clean the MagSafe charger,the company advises to turn off the charging and then clean the metal ring with a brush. Then you need to use a soft, slightly damp, lint-free cloth to wipe the silicone middle of the charging

Apple wants to add replacement earpods to new AirPods

Bloomberg, citing anonymous sources, reports that Apple plans to completely update its line of wireless headphones next year. This is the first half of 2021.

The design of the updated base model AirPods will beRemind the look of the current generation of AirPods Pro with replaceable silicone ear pads and a smaller base. The company also plans to extend the battery life of the device. This model will not have active noise canceling.

The new AirPods Pro, in turn, may become more compact: according to the agency, Apple plans to completely strip the base of the headphones: they will be round.

At the same time, a new wireless chip will be responsible for the operation of the headphones.

The most popular smartphones in Russia over the past 10 years are named

Yandex.Market analyzed the history of search queries and named the most popular smartphones in Russia over the past 10 years. They are Nokia, Samsung, Apple and Xiaomi models.

Service specialists analyzed the demand formobile phones and found out that in 2010 four Nokia models got into the five most popular gadgets at once. The only model from another manufacturer was the iPhone 4. In the same year, the most popular among Russians was the Nokia 5530 XpressMusic smartphone.

The first place in 2011 went to the Galaxy S II smartphone from Samsung, and the same goes for the next year - the Samsung Galaxy S III.

Apple iPhone 5s topped this ranking for two years in a row, in 2013 and 2014. In 2015, it was replaced by the iPhone 6s.

Chinese took the lead in 2016manufacturer Xiaomi, which bypassed Apple and took 1st and 2nd places in the ranking with the new products Redmi 4 Prime and Redmi Note 3 Pro. According to experts, in 2020, the most popular will be Redmi Note 8T.

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