Insides #902: Apple TV 5, ZTE Nubia Mini Z17 and frameless TV Xiaomi
In concluding this week’s issue of the Insider: Smartisan has certified two smartphones with quick charge; mention of Apple TV 5 and 11 tvOS noticed in the logs the developers announced the cost and some specifications Nubia Z17 Mini; Xiaomi is preparing 65-inch frameless TV.
Smartisan has certified two smartphones with fast charging
The company Smartisan intends to introduce this spring two new smartphones in the top segment. Recently they have been certified in the Chinese office under the 3C model numbers OD103 and OD105. Judging by the provided documents that the smartphone will support fast charging device with a power of 18 watts.
Unfortunately, no details about the updates are not reported. Last year the company introduced the flagship Smartisan M1 and M1L on the basis of the Snapdragon processor 821. Whether the current smartphone to run on Snapdragon 835 is still unknown. Presumably, the announcement of the smartphone will take place in April.
The mention of Apple TV 5 and 11 tvOS noticed in the logs the developers
A month ago, Bloomberg wrote that Apple is testing new Apple TV with the ability to stream videos in 4K resolution. The code name for the device – J105. This week in the logs of the developers was spotted the first mention of the set-top box of the fifth generation. In the logs of a game developer Studio from Firi Games, known for the arcade game Phoenix HD Phoenix II, it was found mention of the device ID AppleTV6,2 running tvOS 11.0, which was running Phoenix HD for Apple TV. For comparison, the current model Apple TV has the ID AppleTV5,3.
Whether Apple will make a really powerful set-top box or save for it the status of a byproduct, will be known this year.
Announced the cost and some specifications Z17 Nubia Mini
Soon we expect at least one smartphone from ZTE – Nubia Z17 Mini. Day ago in the network appeared a few teasers that hint at some characteristics of the smartphone. First of all, noteworthy capacious battery for 5 000 mAh, which is installed inside the metal casing. On the rear panel is a fingerprint scanner and camera with flash. In Nubia Z17 Mini will comes with 3 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory which can be expanded using the card for 128 GB. Performance OCTA-core 64-bit chipset. Nubia Z17 Mini will be offered in black and gold colors at a price of $390.
Last year, ZTE introduced the first smartphone Z11 Mini, and only a few months a full-fledged flagship Z11. It is not excluded that this year the company will go on this way. It is known that in Nubia Z17 will feature double main camera.
Xiaomi is preparing 65-inch frameless TV
On March 21, the company Xiaomi will unveil a new TV with a diagonal matrix 65 inch. A key feature of the TV will be no visible framework, that is, the Xiaomi TV will have a picture of the “edge to edge”. The thickness of the LED-matrix will be only 4.5 mm, and the screen resolution can reach 4K.
TV will be the most expensive in the line of Xiaomi TV. It will cost approximately $2 900.