Leaked renders of the upcoming Nokia 6.4 suggest the budget phone may not be a massive upgrade over its predecessor. It is tipped to come with a 6.45-inch waterdrop notch display and quad rear cameras.
Samsung will announce its next-gen flagship Exynos processor at a "special broadcast event" on January 12. The upcoming Exynos 2100 chipset is rumored to be a massive upgrade over last year's Exynos 990.
Google may soon add Wearable Exposure Notifications support to Google Play Services, making contact tracing possible on smartwatches and fitness trackers. The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) is expected to finalize the Wearable Exposure Notification Service (WENS) specification within the next few weeks.
Samsung has expanded the Challenge feature in the Samsung Health app by adding the ability to create group challenges. The Group Challenge feature will begin rolling out to all Galaxy phones and tablets running Android 6.0 and above starting next week.
Samsung's Galaxy S20 series phones have started receiving the latest January 2021 Android security patch. In the U.S., the update is now rolling out to T-Mobile and Unlocked models of the three phones.
The Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G, which was launched in China in November last year, has made its debut in India as the Mi 10i. It will be going on sale in the country from January 7 for a starting price of ₹20,999 ($287).
OnePlus has announced that the first OxygenOS 11 Open Beta build for the OnePlus Nord will be released later this week. The first OxygenOS 11 Open Beta for the OnePlus 7 and 7T series devices is also expected to arrive "soon."