Tech wrap: Samsung Galaxy S21 smartphones, iPhone 12 cameras, Jio Fibre plans and more

In addition, there were some Windows 10 and Jio-related news as well. And not to forget, we even reviewed Lenovo’s one of the most powerful laptops right now, the Legion 7i.

| Updated on: Sep 06 2020, 00:30 IST
Tech wrap.
Tech wrap. (Getty Images)
Tech wrap.
Tech wrap. (Getty Images)

It has been a mix of leaks and official announcements today in the world of tech. We saw some rumours brewing up for Samsung Galaxy S21, S21+ and Poco M2 and some info coming on iPhone 12 models as well. In addition, there were some Windows 10 and Jio-related news as well. And not to forget, we even reviewed Lenovo's one of the most powerful laptops right now, the Legion 7i. So, check out our top tech news of the day.

Samsung Galaxy S21, S21+ battery capacities revealed in certification

The handsets have showed up in 3C certification and it looks like we've got our first leak on the battery specifications. As per the listing, the unannounced Galaxy S21 and Galaxy S21+ are said to feature 3880mAh and 4660mAh batteries.

Your PC could get one of the best iOS features with an upcoming Windows 10 update

Microsoft is bringing in one of the most useful features of Apple's iOS mobile platform to PCs with an update on Windows 10. The PC Suite will soon have a spacebar cursor feature that has been popular for very long with mobile users. The feature gives users more control over on-screen navigation simply by pressing and holding the spacebar while moving your finger.

Lenovo Legion 7i review: Got you covered fam

Lenovo's new torchbearer for the Legion line-up is the Legion 7i. It's marketed as a feature-rich and a more refined laptop that not just caters to heavy gamers but also power users (non-gamers). So, we reviewed this 2.5 lakh computing machine and here's what we think about it.

Existing Jio Fiber broadband users to get new plans on trial basis starting September 5

If you are an existing Jio Fiber user, chances are that you may have received an upgrade with “Unlimited Internet” alert. These are supposed to give you stable upload and download speeds starting September 5.

You will soon get to know if your messages are being ignored on Google Chat

Google has been transitioning people from Google Hangouts gradually now since it plans to go away with it eventually However, there are still a few features missing on Google Chat that Hangouts already has. One of them is the read receipts. And that is finally going to arrive on Google Chat next month.

Only the iPhone 12 Pro models will come with the Sony LiDAR depth camera

Apple is expected to launch four iPhones soon - the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Pro and the iPhone 12 Pro Max. A new report from Fast Company states that only the iPhone 12 Pro models are going to come with the Sony LiDAR depth camera that Apple has on its current line of iPad Pro models.

Facebook is testing the ability to view Instagram stories directly from the news feed

Facebook already lets you cross-post your Instagram stories on its platform. Now it's testing a new feature that lets you view Instagram stories directly through. As confusing as that sounds, it's basically going to show whether you're viewing an Instagram story or a Facebook story.

Poco M2 confirmed to feature FHD+ display, 6GB RAM

Poco earlier this week teased the launch of a new smartphone in India. Poco M2 which is most likely an affordable version of the Poco M2 Pro will launch in India on September 8. Poco has now revealed some details on its upcoming budget phone.

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First Published Date: 06 Sep, 00:29 IST