Tag Archives: Audio

Google Pixel’s Audio Distortion Issue Reportedly Fixed With February Security Update

Google seems to have finally fixed one of the issues that have been plaguing the audio output of the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. Several Reddit users are pointing that the latest February Android security update seems to fix the audio distortion issue. The audio distortion issue was first reported last year and caused the Google Pixel as well as ... Read More »

Pixel Phone’s Audio Distortion Problem Is a Hardware Issue, Google Reportedly Confirms

Google seems to have acknowledged that the audio distortion issue, which was being experienced by several Pixel and Pixel XL smartphone users, is a hardware issue as the company is reportedly offering warranty replacements for the devices. Instead of coming out with a firmware update to resolve the problem, the company has opted to offer warranty replacements. Mark Buckman, who ... Read More »

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Chipset Launched at CES 2017 Alongside Audio, Connected Car Reference Platforms

Qualcomm finally took the wraps off its Snapdragon 835 processor on Tuesday as the company officially announced the specific details about its latest SoC. Alongside, Qualcomm announced the first product to run on the new Snapdragon 835 SoC – ODG’s AR/ VR smart glasses – apart from the latest edition of its connected car reference platform, as well as a ... Read More »

Google Pixel Phone Users Complain of Audio Distortion Issues at High Volumes

Since their launch, Google’s Pixel smartphones have been able to win over many critics as well as consumers with their camera performance, clean user interface, and Google Assistant. However, they haven’t been without their share of problems. Now, some users are reporting a flaw on the smartphones that might not sit well with the search giant. Users are reportedly experiencing ... Read More »

USB-IF Publishes Audio Device Class 3.0 Specification; Signals the End of Headphone Jacks

Apple may have created quite a buzz after it removed the 3.5mm headphone jack with the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, but it wasn’t the first company to do that. The natural progression of technology is slowly killing the iconic jack and moving towards making the USB port more accessible. To make that happen, USB Implementers Forum recently ... Read More »

iPhone 7 Teardown Reveals That 3.5mm Audio Jack Is Replaced by Barometric Vent

Apple is known to remain discreet on specification details in every iPhone keynote, and this year is no different. The company does not unveil RAM and battery size, and teardowns done later reveal the exact innards. After the iPhone 7 Plus, the iPhone 7 has also been ripped apart by do-it-yourself repair site iFixit to see if Apple delivers on ... Read More »

ZTE Axon 7 mini With Dual Front Speakers, Dolby Atmos Audio Launched at IFA 2016

  ZTE on Thursday unveiled the latest smartphone in its Axon lineup at IFA 2016, the Axon 7 mini. It has been priced at EUR 300 (roughly Rs. 22,400), and will become available starting this month in Europe and Russia. The smartphone is also slated to arrive in India, apart from Australia, Japan, and Saudi Arabia, starting from September 7. ... Read More »

Micromax Canvas hearth 5 With twin front audio system launched at Rs. 6,199

Micromax has launched its new Canvas fireplace-series phone, the fireplace 5, priced at Rs. 6,199. The Micromax Canvas fireplace five can be to be had in Champagne, gray, and Silver hues. The company might be providing 6 months of free Gaana streaming carrier subscription for unlimited song downloads. the largest highlight of the Canvas hearth 5 is its twin the ... Read More »

Creo Mark 1 receives June software program replace; provides Audio upgrades

Bengaluru-based totally mobility firm Creo has released the June software replace for its Mark 1 smartphone. The June update for the Creo Mark 1 brings audio enhancements. At launch in April, Creo promised that the Mark 1, priced at Rs. 19,999, strolling the proprietary gas OS based totally on Android five.1.1 Lollipop might acquire new functions every month in the ... Read More »

Intel Says USB type-C digital Audio have to update three.5mm Headphone Jack

Intel at its Intel Developer discussion board 2016 in Shenzhen, China laid out plans to promote an industry shift from an analogue to virtual interface. one of the methods it plans to make the shift is by way of changing the traditional three.5mm jack that we’ve seen in lots of smartphones, tablets, and pcs with the brand new USB type-C ... Read More »