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Jacob Lieben

Co-owner and co-editor in chief of Lostgeeks.net. Responsible for article writing and the web infrastructure of this website.

MediaTek releases budget Helio A22 to compete with the Snapdragon 400 series

MediaTek is famous for its chips that power devices on the lower end of the spectrum, but today they announced a new subset of chips aimed to make devices in that segment significantly better. The first chip of the new “A” family is called Helio A22 and is based on ...

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OnePlus 6 camera to get even better thanks to an upcoming software update

OnePlus just revealed that it will further be polishing the camera be pushing of the OnePlus 6’s camera with an upcoming software update.   Coming alongside OxygenOS  5.1.9 will be a pretty substantial improvement to the camera performance of the device, which will reportedly improve the clarity, dynamic range, edge detection in ...

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Lenovo S5 K520 Starting at Just $149.99 & More at Tomtop

The Lenovo S5 K520 is a mid-ranger that is probably recognized by few people here. The handset, launched back in late March of this year is a very good mix between specs, design and affordable price. Well, today it gets even more affordable over at the Tomtop Ebay store, starting ...

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Say what? More people want the Pixel 3 XL than the Galaxy Note 9?

Exciting times are upon us as we are about to witness the unveiling of a bucketload of top-tier handsets in the next few months — from the Galaxy Note 9 to the LG V40, to the new iPhones, Google Pixels, and possibly a new Sony or two. The second half of ...

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Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite goes on sale ahead of time, cheaper than expected

Just days ago, a Polish retail listing revealed the final design and specs of the upcoming Xiaomi Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite, while also providing an alleged price for both devices. Today, though, a new listing on the website of online retailer AliExpress, which has a pretty strong presence ...

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Galaxy Note 8 now down to $650 on Amazon (not Prime deal!)

ProductConditionLocationPriceSamsung Galaxy Note 8NewAmazon$649.99 Buy Here Ever since the Galaxy S9+ came out, everyone’s been scratching their heads, asking the same question — “It’s all-around better than the Galaxy Note 8, but the latter still costs $110”. Indeed, the only thing the Note 8 has over the S9+ is the ...

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What’s the ideal phone of today? A benchmark report has the answer

The latest report from popular benchmarking suite AnTuTu answers the most pressing question in the mind of those shopping for the ideal phone, i.e. with the best value-for-money ratio – what should I look for in one? The report spans the millions of global users that submitted their results to ...

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Latest ‘Close Your Rings’ videos show off what the Apple Watch Series 3 can do

This week in Apple commercials, three, new ‘Close Your Rings’ videos showoff various features of the Apple Watch Series 3. Each of the short videos cuts straight to the chase, in typical Apple fashion, and highlights a specific Apple Watch feature. The campaign is primarily focused on showcasing the watch’s ...

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Sony issues “Save The Date” invites for its IFA press briefing

This year’s IFA conference kicks off on August 30 till September 5th, and as is usually the case, we are expecting big announcements from the likes of LG, Samsung and lots more. Sony won’t be left out, and while we are still weeks away from the one-week long event, the company ...

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5.8-inch, 6.1-inch, 6.5-inch iPhone Display Panels Leaked

Three Apple iPhone display panels of sizes 5.8-inch, 6.1-inch and 6.5-inch have made an appearance hinting at an imminent launch of the next batch of iPhones. Owing to the surprising success of the iPhone X, Apple seems to have decided on eliminating the fingerprint scanner for good. The display panels ...

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