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Infinix To Release Hot 6 And Hot 6 Pro (X608) Soon – See Price And Leaked Specifications

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Infinix would be releasing the Infinix X608 also known as the Hot 6 as the next iteration of the Infinix HOT range of smartphones and interestingly it will come with a Snapdragon processor.

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I have a feeling the HOT 6 may have a Mediatek processor while the Infinix Hot 6 Pro version will have the higher end Snapdragon processor , unless Infinix has completely ditched Mediatek. which I’d say is a pretty good thing for the brand (Who knows?..Maybe someday they can compete in other markets favourably against stronger brands).

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It’s definitely a step in the right direction.

Rumored Specifications Of Infinix Hot 6 And Hot 6 Pro

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๐Ÿ”„6.0-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels
๐Ÿ”„Android 8.1 Oreo with 3GB/4GB RAM
๐Ÿ”„Octa-core 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
๐Ÿ”„32GB built-in storage
๐Ÿ”„13MP + 2MP dual rear camera and 8MP front camera
๐Ÿ”„Fingerprint scanner
๐Ÿ”„4G LTE
๐Ÿ”„4000mAh non-removable Li-Ion Battery

According to reliable sources, the Infinix Hot 6/Hot 6 Pro may  come with an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor clocked at 1.4GHz under its hood and it will be paired with 3GB/4GB of RAM and Android 8.1 Oreo. The device will also be the first of its kind in the Hot series line up to come with dual camera setup. Apart from that, the device is also expected to come with Full View display just like we have seen in the Hot S3.

Details on release are still a bit shady right now but I’ll definitely update this page once I get the exact date.

The Hot 6 series are expected to cost between  the N48,000 – N65,000 range.

Michael Ajah is a Computer Science Student of The University of Port Harcourt and a Chelsea Fan. He loves RnB and a little mix of Trap Music. An awesome tech reviewer and analyst. Email - [email protected]

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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 โ‚ฌ 250.

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