By Wares February 27, 2018 Phones, Mobile Devices & Portable Audio

A round-up of some of the latest local and international phones, mobile devices and portable audio category news.

The foldable smartphone is already here...

Announced in October and launched in January, ZTE's Axon M (photo above)  is a foldable smartphone with dual screens.

It’s been produced by Chinese mobile giant ZTE to “enable consumers to multitask and enjoy content in a better way.”

So far this interesting unit is only available through Chinese channels.


3SIXT Quick Charge Wireless Charger

For those in need of a hassle-free charging station, the 3SIXT Quick Charge Wireless Charger is ideal. The lightweight, portable pod lets you wirelessly charge your smartphone by simply placing the device on the charging pod. This Qi charger is compatible with wireless charging devices from Samsung, Apple, Sony and LG.

OPPO R11S Smartphone

This month OPPO launched the latest addition to its camera-focused R-Series, the R11s. Both the front and rear cameras of R11s have been updated with a new rear 20MP+16MP dual camera, as well as a front facing 20MP selfie camera. This new models also offers AI facial recognition, 6.01” full HD+ display, f/1.7 aperture, allowing more light into the device for better shots in dim conditions.

Promate Dashcam-1 Car Video Recorder

Ensuring every drive is on the record, this dashcam from Computer Dynamics offers 1080p recording support, 170 wide angle recording, night vision and automated emergency recording from a variety of built in sensors. This easy to use unit works with SD cards from 4GB to 128GB and has a 2.7” colour LCD screen.

Samsung 2018 Galaxy A Series

Samsung has added to its Galaxy A Series with the 2018 versions of the Galaxy A8 (5.6”) and A8+ (6”) now available with plenty of features inspired by Samsung’s flagship models at an attractive price point. Camera wise there is a 16MP rear camera and a 16MP and 8MP Dual front camera offering a range of selfie options as well as the Live Focus feature for adjusting bokeh effects before or after you take pictures. Video has been boosted with video digital image stabilisation technology, and the hyperlapse feature for creating time-lapse videos. Both models have IP68 water and dust resistance, 18.5:9 display ratios and are available in black or gold.

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