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JBL Quantum Gaming Headphone
JBL introduced the gaming headphone series Quantum in India, with prices ranging from Rs. 2.499 to Rs. 22.999 at launch. The audio equipment manufacturer has broadened its range to include advanced gaming headphones beyond standard consumer headphones.
Seven headphones, including the Quantum 100 (Rs. 2,499), Quantum 200 (Rs. 3,999), Quantum 300 (Rs. 4,999), Quantum 400 (Rs. 7,999), Quantum 600 (Rs. 12,999), Quantum 800 (Rs. 17,999), and Quantum One (Rs. 22,999), were launched in India as part of the JBL Quantum range.
All headphones have detachable or flip-up voice communications boom microphones, although the functionality differs depending on the model. While all headphones have 3.5 mm connectivity, some models do have a USB, 2.4GHz wireless connectivity, or Bluetooth.
KFC tweeted a gaming console on Twitter with the hashtag #PowerYourHunger. Unfortunately, it’s not real. KFC has trolled both Sony and Microsoft on social media with its own fake gaming console. They have posted a video showing off its new KFConsole on social media a day after the PlayStation 5 reveal featuring a new design.
With a power button, disk drive, and red lights, the KFConsole looks like a true gaming console. The video also says that the KFConsole is compatible with cross-platforms. But one detail gives the joke away. The KFConsole has a red glowing BBQ grill called the “chicken chamber” built-in for when gamers have the urge to cook up some chicken.
KFC has declared that it will launch a game console on November 12, 2020. But don’t plan to buy it as it will surely cost more than a BBQ grill.
PlayStation 5 ‘Radical’ Special Editions
Sony PS5 Special edition called ‘Radical’ Special edition has been teased by company executive but now that post was deleted. There are two variants in PS5, one with disk drive and one without. The one without disk drive is called digital edition.
Commenting on a query on Linkedin, MacLaurin promised that PS5 players “can rely on even more beautiful (and hopefully radical) special editions” to the white PS5 base version revealed last week.
According to PlayStation vice president of UX design, Matt MacLaurin, the PS5 will typically feature special editions and is apparently highly customizable than ever before.
“Customization with special editions will be beyond anything seen before,” continued MacLaurin, who also expressed personal support for Sony’s next-gen console “Horizon Forbidden West Special Edition.”
Samsung Galaxy A21s Launched
The highlight of the smartphone includes a quad-camera setup at the back, a punch-hole camera on the front, and a 5,000 mAh battery. The smartphone comes in two storage variants: 4 GB RAM+ 64 GB storage, priced at Rs 16,499 and 6 GB RAM + 64 GB internal storage variant, priced at Rs 18,499.
The smartphone has a 6.5-inch HD+ Infinity-O Display with an aspect ratio of 20:9 and a resolution of 720 x 1,600 pixels. It runs on Android 10 and is powered by Exynos 850 chipset. The smartphone features quad cameras on the camera front, aligned in L-shape, and placed inside a rectangular camera module.
This rear camera houses a primary 48 MP sensor, an ultra-wide 8 MP camera, a sensor of 2 MP depth, and a macro lens of 2 MP. You’ll get a 13 MP punch hole camera on the front for the selfies. Galaxy A21s features a 5,000 mAh battery that allows 15 W of rapid charging.
Motorola Edge+ Display Issue
Motorola seems to disappear from the market when they were not able to launch some cool smartphones. Then they showcase their flagship smartphone Motorola Edge+ that cost $1000 and got some popularity. But it seems like the problems are still not ready to leave them.
Some users have reported on their forum that purple spots creep into the edges of the display after using the phone for a prolonged period of time. It automatically disappears, but eventually appears again if used for a long time. This isn’t the only issue with the display of the Motorola flagship as certain owners also experience green tints on the display of their smartphones.
Motorola is not the only company to have issues in their flagship phones. There may be a possibility that some batch of the display turns faulty. As curved displays are not easy to make and there is always a chance that this kind of problem does occur in bend and curved displays. Motorola is checking in the issue and is working on software updates.
Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 Delays
The highly awaited Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 has been rumored to be unveiled at the 5th August conference, during which the firm will launch its Galaxy Note 20 series flagship. However, the Galaxy Fold 2 may not be available shortly after its official release, despite its launch.
According to a recent article, the second iteration of Samsung’s first foldable smartphone has yet to hit a final bootloader version of the software development phase. The Galaxy Note 20 has reached this stage at the moment and will be available shortly after the launch event. In addition, another report has confirmed that the Galaxy Fold 2 will start production only in August and not in July 2020.
The explanation for the delay is allegedly the supply constraints surrounding the Ultra-Thin Glass or UTG that Samsung would follow on top of the foldable display of the Galaxy Fold 2. The UTG coverage was first launched on the Galaxy Z Flip and a recent study has said supply problems will last until next year. The Galaxy Fold 2 will thus be difficult to manufacture for now.
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