Google has renamed its UPI payment app in India from Google Tez to Google Pay. While this does bring it under Google’s recently consolidated payment services, Google Pay in India will continue to use the UPI protocol instead of the NFC-based system used in other countries. Apart from the name change, Google also announced that Google Pay in India will soon allow users to request an instant, pre-approved bank loan directly from…

Apple has long been rumored to introduce three new iPhones this year, at an event that might take place during the week of September 9. A 5.8″ direct successor to the iPhone X (with a new chipset and camera system), a 6.5″ larger / “Plus” version of that, and a 6.1″ model that will be the cheapest of the bunch. Its lower price will be achieved by using an LCD screen instead…

Huawei’s Mate 20 Lite is the first handset in the series to become official. It’s already up for pre-order in Poland and Germany, as we told you earlier today. It’s no coincidence that the phone was introduced to the world in Poland, because the Mate 10 Lite used to be the best selling Huawei smartphone in the country. The company is clearly hoping that the new model will beat its predecessor’s sales…

The third-gen Premium comes with Sony’s first dual camera, a larger 5.8-inch display that is still 4K, and a due upgrade in the internals, all in a chunky package. Let’s see if the Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium is worthy of its name. — Full Story (EN):More … Prevod Srpski:Prevod teksta (SR) Prevod Hrvatski:Prevod teksta (HR) Source:GSMArena

A rather exiting week, this one. It saw the debut of the Oppo R17 Pro with its triple rear camera, in-display fingerprint sensor and insanely fast SuperVOOC charging. We also got the Xiaomi Pocophone F1 – a Snapdragon 845 powerhouse at the hard to believe price of $300. Meanwhile, the Google Pixel 3 XL, which is still about two months away from its official announcement got reviewed in detail, revealing all there’s…

Ro: It’s all about usability and curved screens don’t really do that. It all began when Samsung unveiled its first-ever smartphone with a curved screen, the Galaxy Note Edge. It was a jaw-dropping device in an era when almost all smartphones were looking dull and pretty much the same. It also offered extended functionality on the edge. Almost a year later, the Galaxy S6 edge was announced with more features and curvature…

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 only spent one week on top of our top 10 trending chart, before it had to concede it to the Xiaomi Pocophone F1. The cheapest Snapdragon 845 smartphone caused some real shockwaves and if Xiaomi can actually produce it in volume it might have a real winner on its hands. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro is another phone on the rise, capturing third, ahead of last week’s…

Honor officially confirmed that the Honor 8X will arrive on September 5 in two variants – a standard one and an oversized version called 8X Max. Rumor has it, the diagonal on the Max is going to be 7.12″ beating even the Xiaomi Mi Max 3. Now a screenshot is circling around Weibo taken from Master Lu Chinese benchmark confirming the Snapdragon 660 on board. It was previously thought that the device…

A new analyst report obtained by 9to5Mac claims that the upcoming trio of iPhones will create a massive wave of upgrades in a 12 to 18 month period. The GBH Insights report points at 350M iPhones sales for that period due to the diversity Apple is going to offer to its customers. Last year’s iPhones sold well but weren’t enough to convince a large number of old iPhone owners to upgrade. That’s…