Rob Triggs(2130 posts)

Long time Android user and supporter of anything open-source, Robert is a BSc (Hons) graduate with an enduring fascination for technology. Glued to his Galaxy S2 there’s very little tech news which slips past him unnoticed.




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AMOLED vs LCD: differences explained

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 8, 2016
AMOLED or LCD displays is a contentious topic among smartphone enthusiasts, but is there anything to the arguments or is it all just personal preference?
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How fingerprint scanners work: optical, capacitive, and ultrasonic variants explained

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 5, 2016
Fingerprint scanners are an increasingly common feature in the smartphone market. Here is everything that you need to know about the technology.
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OnePlus X is now invite free in India too

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 4, 2016
Starting from 1 minute past midnight on February 5th, the OnePlus X will be on sale through Amazon India without an invite.
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ARM announces new 28nm POP IP for Cortex-A53 and A7 processors

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 4, 2016
ARM has announced new POP IP for its popular Cortex-A53 and A7 processors using United Microelectronics Corporation’s 28nm HPC process technology.
 
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Xperia Marshmallow Concept launcher ported for Lollipop handsets

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 4, 2016
The launcher from Sony's Concept for Marshmallow operating system has been ported to handsets running Android Lollipop, and not just Xperia phones.
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Helio X20 doesn’t overheat, but shuts off its powerful CPU cores

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 4, 2016
Following rumors, MediaTek has declared that its 10 core Helio X20 mobile SoC doesn't overheat, but it can turn off its more powerful CPU cores.
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Android Marshmallow edges closer to “Pro Audio” with lower audio latency

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 3, 2016
Research conducted by Superpowered reveals that Android Marshmallow offers vastly improved round-trip audio latency when compared with Lollipop.
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Lenovo mobile breaks even after Motorola purchase

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 3, 2016
Lenovo has managed to return its mobile division to a profit after purchasing Motorola last year, meeting its four to six quarter target.
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India edges past US as second largest smartphone market

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 3, 2016
Data from Counterpoint Research reveals that India is now the second largest smartphone market in the world, surpassing the USA for the first time.
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(Update: now shipping) ASUS ZenFone Zoom at B&H Photo for $399

by: Rob TriggsFebruary 2, 2016
Pre-orders for the ASUS ZenFone Zoom are now shipping to customers from B&H Photo with a $399 price tag.
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