Huawei records 39% YoY growth despite challenges

The trade war between the US and Chinese governments has not slowed down Huawei.  The company seems to be in good shape, judging from its first 2019 quarter report.  The report shows that it generated USD 26.81 billion, a figure that translates a 39 percent YoY growth.  The net profit was 8 percent, which is slightly better...

Samsung recalls Galaxy Fold units due to reported display issues

Samsung has recalled the Galaxy Fold units it had sent to reviewers all over the world. This comes a day after the company issued a statement that announced that it was going to delay the launch of the foldable device.  Samsung is asking the reviewers to send the devices back so that it can analyze the display...

Galaxy Note 10 Leak Reveals It will have a 4500mAh battery

We have heard lots of rumors about the Samsung Galaxy Note 10. We will definitely be hearing more as the launch day gets closer.  Leaks will pop up everywhere. This is expected since it is one of the best devices that Samsung will launch this year. The Galaxy Note 10 is expected in August; we still have...

Tecno Spark 3 3G phone now available in Kenya

Tecno Spark 3 launched in Kenya

Tecno has released a 3G variant of the Spark 3.  This phone comes a few weeks after the Tecno Spark 3 Pro was released into the Kenyan market.  https://twitter.com/TECNOMobile254/status/1123111687807275008?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Etweet There are two variations of the smartphone in the local market: Tecno Spark 3 Pro – 2GB...

Huawei P30 Pro receives a new software update

Huawei P30 Pro was launched in Kenya a few days ago and its already receiving a major software update meant to improve the performance of the fingerprint sensor and the cameras.  It may take a few days before you are able to download this update in Kenya – keep checking your phone’s software update menu.

Samsung A30 receives a new update that improves GPS performance

Galaxy A30 Firmware Update

Samsung Galaxy A30 has received a new update that is 180MBs in size.  The new update promises to improve the phone’s GPS performance. It also improves the quality of audio and stability of the proximity sensor.  According to TIZEN HELP, this update should reach all Samsung A30 units...

Infinix Smart 3 Plus with triple rear camera, 6.21-inch waterdrop style notch launched

Infinix Smart 3 Plus has been launched.  Infinix, a Transsion Holdings subsidiary, launched this smartphone in India today. It comes with a 6.21-inch IPS LCD display, 2GB of RAM and 32GB onboard storage space. The Smart 3 Plus is powered by MediaTek’s Helio A22 chipset built using 28nm manufacturing...

Huawei Honor 8S launched with 5.71-inch display, 2GB RAM, 32GB ROM

The Honor 8S has been launched in Russia after it was leaked a few days ago.  This phone succeeds the Honor 7S, one of the most popular budget phones from Honor that was released last year.  It comes with 5.71-inch dewdrop screen with a resolution of 720p by 1520p resolution.

Oppo A9 is now official with MediaTek’s Helio P70 SoC and 6GB RAM

Oppo A9 is now official.  It comes just a day after it leaked.  It comes with a 6.53-inch 1080p display with a teardrop notch. This smartphone is powered by MediaTek’s Helio P70 chipset paired with 6GB of RAM.  It runs on Android Pie out of the box with Color OS 6 on-top.  A9...

Oppo F11 and Oppo F11 Pro Launched in Kenya

The long-awaited Oppo F11 and Oppo F11 Pro have been launched in Kenya.  These phones come several months after the Oppo F9 and Oppo F9 Pro.  The F11 and the F11 Pro come to Kenya weeks after they were launched across Asia and in other markets. Oppo F11...