LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) LCD means Liquid Crystal Display. Its name refers to the array of liquid crystals illuminated by a backlight, and their ubiquity and relatively low-cost makes them a popular choice for smartphones and many other devices. LCDs also tend to perform quite well in direct sunlight, as the entire display is illuminated […]
Mediatek’s Helio G90T made it’s debut in the Redmi Note 8 Pro and it has been a revelation. Other companies such as Realme and Infinix have also adopted it. Today I would like to compare it to Apple’s A10 Fusion which can be found on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus. The A10 is a […]
There are two SoCs now in the android budget space currently that have found their way into a lot of phones. These are Snapdragon 439 vs Mediatek Helio G35. Xiaomi currently uses the Snapdragon 439 (SD439) for the Redmi 7A, Redmi 8 and Redmi 8A. Xiaomi also uses the G35 for their successor, the Redmi […]
There are many options on the market and everyone would like to get their money’s worth.
Every phone needs to make calls and connect to the internet. To do this, it needs a cellular or smartphone modem for connection to a network.
4G categories refers to the different capabilities of modems used on smartphones.
USB OTG and USB Hubs are technologies that help to provide more functionality to your existing USB port.
The first USB version of USB is the USB 1.0. It was released in 1996 and it is ancient by modern standards. It is very slow, with data transmission speeds of just 1.5 Mbps.
Clock speed is only good for comparing the performance of two SoCs in the same family e.g SD665 vs SD660, Helio P60 vs P65, SD865 vs SD865+ etc. The ISA on the other hand tells the extent of a SoC’s abilities and capabilities.
So we know that phones are not created equally. This is evidently due to the fact that they are made from different materials and parts with varying levels of quality. The SoC is the most important part of a phone, although some users may favour other important parts like displays, cameras or even battery, some […]