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The New Nokia 3310 (2018 Version) Will Come With Support For 4G

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Last year, Nokia’s iconic 3310 made an iconic comeback.

A new version of Nokia 3310  just made its way into the TENNA listing and the listing shows that the newer variant of Nokia 3310 will have support for 4G. The images posted in the listing shows the design, including the alphanumeric keypad.

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Interestingly, the newer variant of Nokia 3310 will run on YunOS operating system that is developed by Alibaba Group. According to the official website of YunOS, the operating system now powers over 157 million devices which include smartphones, smart TVs and connected cars and more.

According to the reports from Nokia Power user, the company will launch Nokia 3310 4G variant alongside Nokia 6 (2018) in January 2018. Several reports also suggest that HMD global will organize an event in China to announce the upcoming flagship smartphone Nokia 9. However, there is no official statement on this though.

The upcoming 4G variant of Nokia 3310 is expected to have the same specifications as the Nokia 3310 (2017). It will have 2.4inch QVGA screen along with 16MB Internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB. It comes with a 2MP camera along with LED flash support. The phone provides the talk time of up 6.5hours and standby of up to 24 days.

The price of the 3G version was a bit high , I hope Nokia doesn’t play the expensive phone card here.

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Vulnerability in RCS messaging could compromise your bank details

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German security company SRLabs has recently discovered a serious security breach that could replace SMS. According to their findings, the RCS protocol has a vulnerability that allows your data to be intercepted.

Hackers could exploit this vulnerability locally or remotely. Among the information they can intercept, we have unique codes that are sent by message in two-factor authentication systems.

One of the applications of these unique codes is in the authorization of bank transactions. This means that in extreme cases your bank details could be compromised due to this vulnerability.

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Android messaging should improve your domain verification system

As SRLabs points out, the most popular application supporting RCS technology is currently Android Messaging. According to its findings, this application does not properly verify domains.

This means that miscreants can spoof caller ID or DNS. Something that could mislead users and provide information they shouldn’t.

Coincidentally or not, Google revealed this week that it will accredit message senders in your app. The idea is for companies to register their contact numbers with Google so that they can validate them when communicating with users. A measure that will certainly reduce the impact of this vulnerability.

What is RCS and its differences from SMS

The acronym RCS stands for Rich Communication Service. Briefly, this protocol allows messages to be sent over the internet. The SMS protocol uses cellular networks to send messages.

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Vivo S5 will have a very peculiar triple rear camera, reveals official image

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We are just a week from the official presentation of Vivo S5, the next mid-range smartphone to be launched by the brand. Now, an official image published on the Chinese social network Weibo, has confirmed several details about the design of this smartphone.

According to the picture, the Vivo S5 will come with a rear ‘quad-chamber’, centred on the rear panel with a diamond shaped module. In addition, it will come with a small punch-hole in its screen, where the front camera will be embedded.

 

Vivo S5 has confirmed design on the official poster

In the diamond-shaped module, three of its four cameras are integrated, and the LED flash. The fourth chamber is positioned immediately below the ‘protrusion’.

In the front panel, we can confirm that you will not have a notch on the screen by choosing a small punch-hole in the upper right corner, where your front camera will be embedded.

Although visible, their margins appear to be quite thin, ensuring an immersive user experience. In addition, an AMOLED screen is confirmed as an on-screen fingerprint reader is present.

Alleged Vivo S5 Specifications

Although not officially confirmed by the manufacturer, certification of the smartphone at TENAA agency eventually revealed the main details about its hardware.

  • 6.44 “inch AMOLED display with Full HD + resolution
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 Processor
  • Up to 8GB of RAM
  • Up to 256GB of internal memory
  • Four rear cameras: 48MP + 8MP (ultra wide-angle) + 5MP (depth) + 2MP (macro)
  • 32-megapixel front camera
  • 4,010mAh battery
  • Android 9 (not confirmed)

Regarding its price, there is no information yet. Still, it is expected to arrive at a competitive price, which could possibly be around € 250.

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