Insides #991: Doogee Mix Plus, MIUI 9, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2
In the new issue of Insights: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will present in new York; appeared the first technical details about Xiaomi Mi Mix 2; MIUI 9 may debut soon; Samsung Galaxy Note 7 FE tested in GeekBench; Doogee Mix Plus will be equipped with a built-in display, fingerprint scanner.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will present in new York
As a rule, SmartPad Galaxy Note present in the first days of September at the Berlin IFA show, but the insider @Ice Universe announced on Twitter that the new SmartPad will present at the third week of August, between 14 and 20. As the venue of the presentation was chosen new York.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be similar to Galaxy and Galaxy S8 S8 Plus, but it is equipped with a 6.3-inch screen, dual camera with a resolution of 12 and 13 megapixels and three times optical zoom, 8 MP “frontalka”, Exynos or Snapdragon 836 8895.
The first technical details about Xiaomi Mi Mix 2
Over the weekend it became known that the design of the second generation frameless smartphone Xiaomi Mi Mix works by renowned designer Philippe Starck. As announced by CEO lei Jun, Mi Mix 2 will be available later this year (tentatively in the second half of the year), and the ratio of the area of the display to the front panel will be 93%, 1.7% more compared to the original device. In smartpage debuts AMOLED-matrix instead of the more familiar LCD. Below the display will be installed ultrasonic fingerprint scanner, and the face of the piezoelectric ceramic speaker system. Mi Mix 2 will provide Snapdragon processor 835, the case will protect against ingress of moisture and dust to standard IP68.
MIUI 9 may debut soon
Company Xiaomi published a teaser of the local Chinese, supposedly hinting at the imminent appearance of the new version of proprietary shell MIUI 9.
According to preliminary data, the update first will get Mi6, Mi Note 2 Mi Mix Mi 5C, 5S Mi, Mi Plus 5S, Mi5, Mi4S, Mi4C, 2 Max Mi, Max Mi, Redmi Note 4X.
This week, Xiaomi smartphones Mi 5S, Plus 5S, Mi Note 2 Mi Mix and got a test version of MIUI 8 Developer Edition for developers Android 7.0 Nougat. MIUI 9 will also be based on the “nougat”.
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 FE tested in GeekBench
Shortly before the premiere of the probable Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Korean company released a secure version of last year’s smartpeda Galaxy Note 7 under a slightly modified name Galaxy Note 7 FE. Novelty is equipped with a smaller battery capacity and will go on sale at a reduced price. In other respects the device is identical to the original Note 7, and a few days ago, it’s been proven using synthetic test Geekbench.
Device Samsung SM-N935S 7.0 runs on Android and is equipped with 4 GB of RAM and OCTA core processor Exynos 8890 who score in single-core mode 1 963 and 965 points 5 points multi-core. Approximately the same result was obtained a year earlier, and for Galaxy Note 7. All Samsung intends to implement from 150 000 to 450 000 devices at a price of approximately $620.
Doogee Mix Plus will be equipped with a built-in display, fingerprint scanner
Full-size frameless, probably one of the most successful innovations in smartphones this year. Company Doogee using the mid-level smartphone Doogee Mix has proved that such solution does not necessarily have to be a lot of brands A-level. However, a large screen in a compact body — this is not the only innovation which will be familiar to users. Upcoming Doogee Mix Plus will get a screen of enlarged size and a built-in display, fingerprint scanner. Moving the fingerprint sensor under the screen solves the huge problem of the location of the read element on the housing. Unfortunately, the video demonstration of the operation of such a scanner in the network yet, but we hope soon to witness the functioning of a novelty.
Doogee Mix Plus will be available with the 5.7 – and 6.2-inch display.
Samsung Galaxy S8 and Doogee Mix Plus in comparison in one photo.
Technical characteristics Doogee Mix Plus not disclosed.