Tag Archives: battery

The Samsung Galaxy Note7’s extreme thinness may be behind battery explosions

It’s been a while since Samsung has been in the news for its exploding Galaxy Note7 batteries—and we sincerely hope any of our readers who bought has returned it to the company for a refund—but a team of enterprising engineers and developers who solve problems for a living may have discovered the root cause of the disaster. Samsung has been ... Read More »

Gionee outs first teaser for its 7,000mAh battery totting M2017 smartphone

Gionee has outed the first teaser image for its M2017 smartphone that recently cleared TENAA. While the teaser majorly focuses on Chinese actress-director couple Xu Fan and Feng Xiaogang, the latter is shown holding a phone with design similar to the M2017. The selling point of the M2017 is the mammoth 7,000mAh battery. In addition, the device also has 6GB ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C9 gets FCC certification, packs a 4,000mAh battery

The Samsung Galaxy C9 has been popping up here and there over the past couple of months, and at this point its release is simply a matter of ‘when’ and not ‘if’. We’ve had a GeekBench and an Antutu listing, plus a Zauba import entry, and those have given us the key specs – 6-inch FullHD display, Snapdragon 652 chipset, ... Read More »

Moto E3 Power becomes available in Hong Kong with 3,500 mAh battery

If you’re underwhelmed by the Moto E3, then perhaps you’ll like the Moto E3 Power. This new device that we saw getting Wi-Fi certified back in June is now available to buy in Hong Kong, even though it hasn’t been officially announced yet. The E3 Power is identical to the vanilla E3 in some respects, but pretty different in others. ... Read More »

Huawei NCE-AL00 passes through TENAA with 13MP camera, 4,000mAh battery

A new Huawei smartphone has been certified by Chinese telecommunication authority TENAA. Dubbed NCE-AL00, the device is powered by an octa-core 1.5GHz processor and sports a 5-inch HD display. It comes with 3GB RAM and 16GB expandable internal memory, and packs in a large 4,000mAh battery. In terms of camera, the phone features a 13MP rear unit and a 5MP ... Read More »

Lenovo Vibe C2 Power ups the battery capacity to 3,500 mAh

Today in Russia Lenovo unveiled the Vibe C2 Power, an enhanced version of the Vibe C2. It’s a bit odd that the Chinese company is already launching a slightly better iteration of a model that only got official last month. Anyway, the new Vibe C2 Power comes with a spacious 3,500 mAh battery, an improvement of 750 mAh compared to ... Read More »

Redmi Note 4 confirmed to sport Helio X20 SoC, 4,100mAh battery

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, which is expected to be unveiled on July 27, has already been the subject of some leaks and rumors. Now, a new, retail box leak has appeared online confirming most of its key specs. The leaked image clearly shows that the device is powered by Helio X20 chipset and sports a 5.5-inch display. RAM is ... Read More »

iPhone 7 might have 1,960 mAh battery, 14% bigger than iPhone 6s

Another day, another iPhone 7-related rumor or leak of some sort. This is becoming the norm as we’re approaching the September event where Apple will finally make its new handset official. This time around, a “pretty reliable” source apparently thinks the iPhone 7 will ship with a 1,960 mAh battery. That would be great news for lovers of good smartphone ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Pro to boast 6GB of RAM, Snapdragon 821, 3,700 mAh battery

We already know that Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi Note 2 will be more high-end than the Mi 5 – the Chinese company itself has teased as much. And today a purported spec sheet belonging to the Mi Note 2 Pro (which should be the successor to the Mi Note Pro version from last year) has been leaked in China, letting us ... Read More »

Huawei V8 Max visits TENAA: massive 6.6″ QHD AMOLED display, 4,400mAh battery

Pushing the limits of what still passes for a phone, the honour V8 Max has been certified with the aid of theChinese language regulator TENAA. This 6.6-inch phablet will compete with the likes of Xiaomi Mi Max, Lenovo Phab2 Seasoned/Plus, and Asus Zenfone three Ultra for the hearts of folks who type, browse and watch more than they communicate. the ... Read More »