Week 9 in review: Redmi Note 10, Meizu 18, Realme GT, Nubia Red Magic 6 arrive


What a week this was – let’s recap it. Starting off with Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 10 series, which debuted in India and went global a few hours after that. The Redmi Note 10 Pro globally, and Pro Max in India, is the best Redmi Note in existence with a 120Hz AMOLED and a 108MP ISOCELL HM2 main camera. It is joined by the Redmi Note 10, Redmi Note 10S and Redmi Note 10 5G globally. India received the Redmi Note 10 Pro and Redmi Note 10 alongside the Pro Max.

Globally the Redmi Note 10 series will debut on March 8, India will get them starting March 16.

Realme brought the Realme GT 5G flagship with a 6.43-inch FullHD+ Super AMOLED with 120Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon 888 with 8GB or 12GB of RAM and 64MP main camera. It starts at the unbelievable CNY2,799 ($430/€360), but is a China-exclusive for now.

Meizu announced its 18 series in China. The Meizu 18 Pro has a 6.7-inch 120HZ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 888 chipset and 50MP Samsung GN1 main camera, while the Meizu 18 is equipped with a more-compact 6.2-inch 120Hz AMOLED, Snapdragon 888 chipset and a 64MP Sony IMX682 main camera. Both Meizu 18 phones will launch in China on March 8.

nubia gave us the Red Magic 6 and Red Magic 6 Pro, premiering 165Hz refresh rate on smartphones. The pair offer Snapdragon 888 chipsets and a 6.8-inch FHD+ AMOLED display that can drop to 30Hz, when showing non-dynamic content, but can quickly scale up to 120Hz in menus or apps and up to 165Hz in supported game titles. First sales of the pair of smartphones begin in China on March 11.

Next week will bring a few announcements as well – the OnePlus 9 series will get an official announcement day on Monday, March 8. Then Oppo’s Find X3 series go live on March 11. Stay tuned!

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 major leak reveals design, Snapdragon 678 chipset

The display will be a 6.43” Super AMOLED.

Xiaomi VP confirms Super AMOLED displays for Redmi Note 10 series

A first for the Redmi Note lineup.

Global Redmi Note 10 series debut  - Note 10 Pro, Note 10, Note 10S and Note 10 5G

Three phones with AMOLED screens and one that makes 5G attainable.

Realme GT unveiled: Snapdragon 888 and 120Hz AMOLED screen for just $430

The most surprising feature is the return of the 3.5mm audio jack.

DxOMark gives the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra a lower score than the S20 Ultra

According to the detailed review, the phone’s zoom capabilities regressed, despite having a longer periscope and an additional telephoto lens.

Carbon 1 MK II is first phone in the world with a carbon fiber monocoque

This makes the phone quite light (125g) and thin (6.3 mm). Each carbon fiber shell is hand-molded by experienced engineers.

Samsung Galaxy A52 cameras detailed

The 4G and 5G models will share the same setup headlined by a 64MP main shooter with OIS.

Samsung's 110

The company unveiled its micro-LED and Neo QLED line-up for 2021 at CES in January, today’s event brought various new models.

DJI announces FPV first person hybrid drone

Combines the speed and agility of FPV racing drones with ease of use of consumer drones.

Redmi Note 10, 10 Pro and 10 Pro Max debut in India

The first Redmi Notes with AMOLED displays are here.

OnePlus 9 series colors detailed, affordable model to be called OnePlus 9R

The OnePlus Watch is also expected to launch alongside the 9 series.

The Asus ROG Phone 5 will have up to 18GB of RAM, Geekbench scorecard confirms

Previously we’ve seen versions with 8GB and 16GB. Would be buyers can now reserve a place in line to buy the phone over at JD.com.

Meizu 18 and 18 Pro are official with Snapdragon 888, curved front glass

The pair are on pre-sale today and will ship from March 8 in China.

Poco F3 will be the rebranded Redmi K40 for global markets

The information was revealed through the phone’s recent FCC certification.

Realme details 108MP camera ahead of Realme 8 Pro launch

We’ll see it on the upcoming Realme 8 Pro.

Oppo Find X3 Pro, X3 Lite, and X3 Neo specs and renders leak

Oppo is going to officially announce the Find X3 lineup next week.

Kuo: 2022 iPhone Pro model to come with punch-hole selfie camera, iPhone SE 5G coming

The iPhone may finally ditch the notch.

nubia Red Magic 6 series announced with 165Hz display, Snapdragon 888

Up to 18GB RAM and 512GB storage on the Transparent Edition Red Magic 6 Pro.

OnePlus teases an announcement for March 8

We’ll likely get the OnePlus 9 series launch event details.

Kuo: iPhone 13 series with smaller notch, 13 Pro gets 120Hz screen, foldable in 2023

The iPhone will use a Lightning port until at least 2022.

OnePlus 9, 9E, 9 Pro confirmed by accessory maker

This is the first time we see all new phones mentioned at once.

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