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Week 48 in review: Redmi K70 series announced, more OnePlus 12 leaks, Meizu 21 is official

Xiaomi introduced its Redmi K70 lineup with three models – the K70, K70 Pro and K70E. Both the K70 and K70 Pro model get 50MP main cams, 120W wired charging and impressive OLED screens with up to 4,000 nits peak brightness. The Pro holds the advantage with its Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 a while the vanilla makes do with the SD Gen 2. K70E s the first device with MediaTek’s Dimensity 8300 chipset.

OnePlus 12 leaked in a series of hands-on images detailing its impressive BOE-made 6.82-inch LTPO OLED display. The panel features QHD+ resolution, a 1-120Hz variable refresh rate and industry-leading 4,500 nits of peak brightness in auto mode. We also got to see how the phone performed in an AnTuTu test run where it posted the highest score on the platform to date. OnePlus 12 is set to debut in China on December 5 and is expected to make its global debut on January 23.

Meizu launched its latest flagship phone – the Meizu 21 with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chip, a 200MP Samsung HP3 main cam and FlymeOS 10.5 based on Android 13. Tecno announced its Spark 20C boasting a Helio G36 chipset, 50MP main cam and 5,000 mAh battery.

MediaTek’s Dimensity 9300 chipset was revealed to throttle down to 46% of its performance in just 15 minutes during a benchmarking test.

Apple is rumored to abandon its in-house 5G modem development project. Huawei is expected to arrive in 2024 with improved camera hardware, new in-house Kirin chipsets and lofty sales targets. Samsung is tipped to offer up to 12GB RAM on its Galaxy S24 series, with the vanilla S24 sticking to just 8GB.

Here’s the complete list of this week’s top stories.

OnePlus 12 leaks in hands-on images, display specs detailed

OnePlus 12 leaks in hands-on images, display specs detailed

The BOE-made panel measured an industry-leading 4,500 nits of peak brightness in auto mode.


OnePlus 12 will have the same cameras as OnePlus Open, Oppo Find N3

OnePlus 12 will have the same cameras as OnePlus Open, Oppo Find N3

The difference should come from the new chipset.


Dimensity 9300 in vivo X100 Pro throttles after 15 minutes in stress test

Dimensity 9300 in vivo X100 Pro throttles after 15 minutes in stress test

As expected from a chip with four performance cores.


Redmi K70 arrives with new 50 MP main camera, K70 Pro packs a Snapdragon 8 Gen 3

Redmi K70 arrives with new 50 MP main camera, K70 Pro packs a Snapdragon 8 Gen 3

Both phones support 120W fast charging for their 5,000 mAh batteries.


Xiaomi 13T Pro vs. Xiaomi 13T

Xiaomi 13T Pro vs. Xiaomi 13T

We compare the Xiaomi 13T Pro with the Xiaomi 13T.


nubia Z50S Pro in for review

nubia Z50S Pro in for review

Is it a gaming phone or a camera one?


Redmi K70E will be rebranded internationally as Poco X6 Pro

Redmi K70E will be rebranded internationally as Poco X6 Pro

Model numbers don’t lie.


This is what the OnePlus 12 will look like, announcement set for December 5

This is what the OnePlus 12 will look like, announcement set for December 5

The launch is taking one day later than expected.


Redmi K70 and K70 Pro emerge in live images ahead of announcement

Redmi K70 and K70 Pro emerge in live images ahead of announcement

They feature 6.67-inch AMOLED panels and glass backs.


OnePlus 12 global launch to take place on January 24, official teaser suggests

OnePlus 12 global launch to take place on January 24, official teaser suggests

The device is first set to debut in China on December 5.


Redmi K70 Pro Automobili Lamborghini Squadra Corse comes with 24 GB RAM, 1 TB storage

Redmi K70 Pro Automobili Lamborghini Squadra Corse comes with 24 GB RAM, 1 TB storage

Yes, this is the same K70 Pro with a Lamborghini motorsport design.


Report: Apple abandons 5G modem development

Report: Apple abandons 5G modem development

iPhones will most likely continue to use Qualcomm modems for the foreseeable future.


Meizu 21 announced with Snapdragon 8 Gen 3, 200MP main cam and FlymeOS 10.5

Meizu 21 announced with Snapdragon 8 Gen 3, 200MP main cam and FlymeOS 10.5

It also supports Meizu’s Flyme Auto in-car infotainment system, compatible with the Lynk & Co 08 electric SUV.


US Cyber Monday deals you can still get: iPhone 15 Pro Max, Galaxy Z Fold5, Galaxy S23 FE

US Cyber Monday deals you can still get: iPhone 15 Pro Max, Galaxy Z Fold5, Galaxy S23 FE

Cyber Monday is over, but you can still snatch a good deal on some flagships.


Kuo: Huawei P70 series to bring revamped camera, new chipset in pursuit of tripled sales

Kuo: Huawei P70 series to bring revamped camera, new chipset in pursuit of tripled sales

The P70 series will propel forward the high-end lens market.


Tecno Spark 20C arrives with fun colors and entry-level specs

Tecno Spark 20C arrives with fun colors and entry-level specs

The phone has a 50 MP main camera, a big 5,000 mAh battery, and 18W fast charging.


OnePlus 12 posts record  AnTuTu score ahead of announcement

OnePlus 12 posts record AnTuTu score ahead of announcement

An executive from OnePlus also confirmed wireless charging support.


Samsung Galaxy A14 5G seems to be receiving One UI 6 update based on Android 14

Samsung Galaxy A14 5G seems to be receiving One UI 6 update based on Android 14

It’s amazing how fast the rollout has reached one of the most affordable devices Samsung sells.


Samsung Internet comes to Windows

Samsung Internet comes to Windows

Samsung’s Chromium-based web browser is now available on the Microsoft Store.


Realme GT5 Pro frontal design officially confirmed

Realme GT5 Pro frontal design officially confirmed

Looks good with curved sides and thin bezels.


Ice Universe: the Galaxy S24+ is getting 12GB of RAM, vanilla S24 is sticking to 8GB

Ice Universe: the Galaxy S24+ is getting 12GB of RAM, vanilla S24 is sticking to 8GB

Previously, both the S23 and S23+ had only one RAM option available – 8GB. Now the S24+ is joining the Ultra in offering a higher tier.


German Cyber Monday deals you can still get: iPhone 15 Pro, Nothing Phone (2)

German Cyber Monday deals you can still get: iPhone 15 Pro, Nothing Phone (2)

Cyber Monday is over, but you can still snatch a good deal on some flagships.


Modified Kirin 9000s chip appears in Geekbench listing

Modified Kirin 9000s chip appears in Geekbench listing

It is expected to debut on the upcoming MatePad Pro 2024 tablet lineup.


Xiaomi 14 Ultra could introduce a wider variable aperture to its main camera

Xiaomi 14 Ultra could introduce a wider variable aperture to its main camera

It could be a f/1.6-f/4.0 solution.


Redmi K70E debuts with Dimensity 8300 chipset and a 6.67

Redmi K70E debuts with Dimensity 8300 chipset and a 6.67″ 120Hz display

It’s a high-quality display with 12-bit colors and up to 1,800 nits brightness. The battery is larger than the other two K70 models at 5,500mAh.


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