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Realme X3 Series, Realme Buds Q, Realme Adventurer backpack launched in India
Realme has launched four products in India today including Realme X3, Realme X3 SuperZoom, Realme Buds Q, and a Realme Adventurer backpack. The two newly released smartphones come with the Snapdragon 855+ chipset, 64 MP quad-camera setup, 120 Hz refresh rate display, and 4,200 mAh battery.
Realme X3 comes in two variants − 8 GB of RAM + 128 GB of storage which is priced at Rs 25,999 and 6 GB of RAM + 128 GB of storage version at Rs 24,999. Realme X3 SuperZoom also comes in two variants − 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage variant priced at Rs 27,999 and 12 GB RAM + 256 GB storage variant priced at Rs 32,999. Both smartphones come in Glacier Blue and Arctic White color variants.
Realme Buds Q is priced at Rs 1,999 and comes in white, black, and yellow color options. They will go on sale on 1 July on Amazon and Realme.com. The newly launched Adventurer backpack is priced at Rs 1,499 and comes in one black color variant. It will also go on sale on 1 July on Amazon and Realme.com.
Samsung’s new QLED 8K TVs to Launch in India Next Week
Samsung Electronics is all set to launch its QLED 8K TVs in India next week which will be available at a price of almost Rs 5 lakh. On Thursday, reliable sources told IANS that the new Samsung QLED 8K TV range will come with real 8K resolution, 8K quantum processor, and Quantum HDR.
Building on the popularity of the World’s first QLED 8 K TVs released last year, the 2020 line-up was created with spectacular design form and outstanding in-home entertainment experience for opulence. The new TVs are fitted with Q-Symphony and six-speakers to redefine the sound innovation and offer a seamless experience through surround sound technology.
The TV doubles up as an interactive wall feature with its Ambient Mode+ which blends in with the interiors. At CES 2020 in Las Vegas in January this year, the South Korean tech giant introduced its next-generation QLED 8K smart TV ‘Q950TS’. The ‘Q950’ completely removes the bezel around the display to create a screen-to-body ratio of almost 99 percent.
Call Of Duty(COD) Mobile overtakes PUBG mobile
Call of Duty: Mobile has surpassed 250 million (25 crores) downloads worldwide, figures from Sensor Tower revealed on Monday.
Such figures include all international mobile game releases from both the App Store and Google Play Store. Sensor Tower also notes that the Call of Duty: Mobile has remained highly popular in the US and India since its launch in October of last year-the the two regions where the game was most downloaded. About 18 percent of all installations comes from the US itself.
Sensor Tower in a tweet also pointed out that over 236 million (23.6 crores) downloads were managed by PUBG Mobile during the same time, while Fortnite witnessed about 78 (7.8 crores) downloads via the Apple App Store and Google Play. The Call of Duty: the US stood first in the number of downloads of this game, followed by India and Brazil.
Call of Duty: Mobile has generated 78% more spending than PUBG Mobile has generated in the same amount of time after introducing in-app purchases, says Sensor Tower in addition.
Motorola Event on 7th July
Motorola is reportedly hosting an event to reveal new smartphones including the Motorola One Fusion and the Motorola Edge Lite on 7th July. The company launched the Motorola Edge+ flagship in India in May and introduced the Motorola One Fusion+ earlier this month in the country. More specifics are expected from the company about the Motorola event in the coming days.
Motorola One Fusion may come with Android 10, a 720×1600 pixels resolution display, and 4GB RAM. The Motorola One Fusion is rumoured to pack octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC with two Kryo 360 cores clocked at 2.2GHz and six Kryo 360 cores clocked at 1.7GHz. The camera details and the pricing of the phone are unclear.
Motorola Edge Lite will reportedly come with 5G support, 6GB of RAM, and 128GB of internal storage. Motorola Edge Lite is also rumoured to be powered by Snapdragon 730G SoC or Snapdragon 765G SoC. It will likely come with the model number XT2075.
Flipkart and Amazon Country of Origin
Amazon, Flipkart, and other e-commerce companies agreed to show their new products with “country of origin” tag, as per the government sources.
The decision has been made today at a video call following a decision by the government to make mentioning “Country of Origin” mandatory for sellers listing their products in the Government e-Marketplace — an online portal run by the State.
The government said the action was intended to support the Make in India initiative and Atmanirbhar Bharat (Self-Reliant India) campaign, by making it compulsory to mention the percentage of Indian content in the products.
It is expected that the tweak in rules that came in the midst of China’s ongoing economic backlash will add to the odds against Chinese products.