Category Archives: Other Hardware

Xiaomi To Add USB-C In New Products

Weibo from Lei Jun:

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ZOL Does Tablet 101 Tutorial

Even those who think they know everything about tablets will find at least one new thing in it [Google Translate].

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PC Online: ROM & RAM Matter Too

There’s an interesting article at PC Online that details improvements in ROM and RAM [Bing Translator].

With the Galaxy S6, Samsung has upgraded ROM and RAM in ways that make a big difference. How long before this cutting-edge tech trickles down to the tablet world?

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Fake Apple Watch Is Fake

We Ordered a Fake Apple Watch From China and This Is What We Got

ABC News discovers the world of Shenzhen fakes and buys an “Apple Watch.”

Play the video for the full effect.

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Pebble Time

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The still-unreleased Pebble Time with color e-paper display showing a random terrain generator under development by John Hryb IV ‏(@JHryb4) and enthusiastically tweeted by Cherie Williams ‏(@cherie_williams), who is Developer Evangelist at Pebble.

Three more tweets and photos after the break.

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USB-C: Make It So!

Taiwanese USB 3.1 Type C Supply Chains Getting Tons of Orders

LeTV could launch phones with USB C

Nokia set the pace by including a USB-C port on their N1 tablet. That was back in November.

Here we are in March, four months later, and Apple and Google have adopted USB-C. (Unlike Nokia, they’ll offer full USB 3.1, not the USB 2.x of the N1 tablet.)

And now LeTV’s new phone will have a USB-C port.

This is a bit embarrassing for many companies, among them Samsung, Xiaomi, Huawei, ZTE, HTC, Lenovo/Motorola, and Dell. Just to name a few.

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Teclast Teases: Router? TV Box? Smartwatch?

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Pipo Smartwatch: C2

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LeTV’s Phone Without Side Portrait Bezels

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Rockchip-Intel SoFIA Debuts At MWC 2015

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SoFIA is still vaporware to me until actual branded products using it are announced.

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Meet Intel’s SoFIA, the super-cheap smartphone chip created in Singapore

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