It’s time to stay well informed of everything that has happened and most importantly in the past few days in another edition of TC . dutyour weekly “newspaper” where we separate the week’s best news so you can stay on top of everything in one place.
In this week’s edition we commented on rumors of the new Galaxy A53 and Galaxy A73, Pixel 6a with chipset of the most expensive models, Samsung with blocked results from Geekbench after performance issues, Samsung removes the charger from the box of more mobiles, Xiaomi 12 Ultra with the possibility of delay and highlights from Apple’s Peek Performance event.
Did you miss any of this news? Then keep scrolling down to see what happened.
Galaxy A53 and A73 soon to launch
Samsung recently revamped its mid-range portfolio, Offer in one fell swoop the Galaxy A13 4G, A23, M23 and M33. Now, attention is turning to the most complete model of the Galaxy A family, with rumors growing about the Galaxy A53 and A73 phones.
In recent days, images have been leaked that have enhanced the appearance of the two devices, suggesting that we shouldn’t actually see major changes compared to the 2021 models. On the other hand, the performance could be very different, with Galaxy A53 adopts the still-unidentified Exynos 1280 while the Galaxy A73 will move from Snapdragon 778G.
The two should bring a 5,000mAh battery with 25W recharge, and Samsung will consider it responsible for stopping the success iPhone SE 3 introduced by Apple this weekwhich provides good range and support for 5G networks.
It is not yet known if this will actually happen, but with the increasing frequency of rumors and leaks, we won’t have to wait long to find out all about the new Samsung brokers.
Pixel 6a appears in benchmark with Tensor
Google is expected to soon introduce the Pixel 6a as its new mid-range phone, and after some photos of the device and information about its data sheet have been leaked in recent weeks now It’s his turn to appear in the Geekbench database.
As expected, the device should have the Tensor chipset already seen in the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro, which if confirmed would be great news, as it takes advanced performance to a much cheaper model. The test also confirmed the presence of 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, as well as Android 12.
a Pixel 6a is supposed to be released in Mayin case Google traces its history to the line, but no official date has been set.
Samsung has been banned from Geekbench
And speaking of Geekbench, the A tool that excludes results from at least four generations of Samsung flagships Because of government controversy. after several Users are complaining about a drop in performance Because of the game optimization service in the Galaxy line, the platform updated and removed the results from the Galaxy S10, S20, S21, and S22.
This isn’t the first time this has happened, but rather it’s a common occurrence, especially with Chinese companies, as Geekbench has a very strict policy regarding tools that circumvent the standard so that they deliver different results than what users will find in practice.
Samsung commented on the matter, detailing how GOS would work on tasks like temperature control, priority on memory usage, and more, and also said it would provide a way for users to choose how deeply the gadget interferes with their day. , which will help improve brand image using Geekbench.
Unfortunately, no predictions for the release of the update have been given to everyone, but it has already been made available.
Samsung is taking out the charger from the packaging of more mobile phones
And it wasn’t just about performance Samsung teased this week. With the launch of the new Galaxy A13 4G, A23, M23 and M33 in some markets, the brand has confirmed that it will take it Do not deliver the charger in the box For more models.
It is not yet known if this will be valid in Brazil, but at least US consumers will need to purchase the accessory separately when purchasing any of the new cell phones. Here, Samsung will likely continue to offer the charger for free on the Samsung Para Você website, as is already the case with the S and Z series models.
Xiaomi 12 Ultra may be delayed
Anyone who is eagerly waiting for the Xiaomi 12 Ultra sits better, because new information released this week indicates that The most powerful Xiaomi phone of 2022 will be delayed.
Before the expected device arrives between March and April, the device is now expected to arrive in the second quarter of the year, that is, it will arrive until June. It could have been done for a good reason: to replace the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 with its Plus version, which is already made by TSMC and is much more efficient and powerful.
Other comments of the week talking about device batteryWhich will have a capacity of 4900 mAh and support 120W fast charging. Contrary to what happens on many models with larger batteries and fast charging, only one cell in the battery will be used to make the smartphone thinner, leaving Xiaomi’s own Surge P1 chip to ensure that everything runs fine while charging.
Apple Peek Performance Highlights
We’re closing this edition of Duty TC by talking about the news Apple presented at its Peek Performance event, which took place on the afternoon of March 8th.
Regarding mobile phones, Apple has filed a file A new generation of iPhone SEWhich, as the rumors have already mentioned, has a significant novelty and one process is the replacement of the A13 chipset for the A15 Bionic, even in the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Mini. Not only will this allow for much greater performance, but it will also give the cameras more possibilities of use, as well as helping the battery last a bit longer, and of course supporting 5G networks.
In addition, the new iPhone SE has exactly the same look, screen and camera array as its predecessor, and another notable change is the arrival of Ceramic Shield glass on both the front and back panel, ensuring greater resistance to scratches and impacts over the general.
The new iPhone SE is sold abroad at a price of 429 US dollars, but in Brazil it will cost 4200 Brazilian reals.
In addition to the cheap model, at least abroad, Apple also Introduce a new color for the iPhone 13 . fontbeing lighter and brighter green on the cheaper models and shades darker on the Pro versions.
The Apple also introduced a new iPad Air, which maintains the design of the predecessor and introduces improvements in time to meet the new generation of competitors. The iPad Air 5 comes with the Apple M1 chipset and a new front camera with Central Stage as great news, and promises to be a great choice for a tablet capable of replacing your computer for everyday tasks.
Finally, the brand also introduced a file New Mac Studio and Studio Display, who are seen as perfect companions for each other. Mac Studio is essentially an intermediate version between the Mac Mini and Mac Pro, offering a compact chassis and an option with the new and powerful M1 Ultra chip, which is primarily made by joining two M1 Max chips.
The studio monitor has a 27-inch 5K display, a built-in camera with Central Stage, three microphones for enhanced audio capture during video calls and no fewer than six speakers, compatible with Spatial Audio and Dolby Atmos.
All products announced Already a price in Brazil, which is not fun at all, reaching R$100k in the case of the most powerful Mac studio. But, so far Apple has not set a date for their arrival in our country.
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