New Audio Chip from Audience Promises Clearer Calls
Audience today announced the earSmart eS515 Smart Sound Processor for mobile devices. The eS515 can process three microphones and has hardware-accelerated algorithms for background noise elimination, separating spoken voices from other ambient sound. The eS515 supports Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) for better voice command performance, Mobile Audio Zoom for recording video, and Super Wideband support for VoIP applications. The eS515 doesn't just produce clearer calls, it also helps capture clearer audio when recording video or other media. The mobile processor is already sampling to Audience's customers.
HTC U12+ Jumps to 2:1 Screen, Improves Edge Sense, Refines Speakers, Adds Sonic Zoom
May 23, 2018
HTC today announced the U12+, its flagship handset for the year. The phone carries over the "liquid design" from last year's U11, but updates the color selection for the metal-and-glass chassis.
LG G7 ThinQ Boasts Super Bright Display, AI Camera, Boombox Speaker
May 2, 2018
LG today announced the G7 ThinQ, its 2018 flagship phone, at an event in New York. The phone merges features of last year's G6 and V30 to create a more powerful phone that's easier to use.
Hasselblad Announces True Zoom Mod for Moto Droids
Aug 31, 2016
Hasselblad and Motorola today announced the Hasselblad True Zoom mod for the Moto Z Play Droid. Like other Moto Mods, the Hasselblad True Zoom attaches to the rear of the Z Play via magnets.
Snapdragon 845 Boasts Advanced Imaging Tools and AI Smarts
Dec 6, 2017
Qualcomm today announced the Snapdragon 845 mobile platform, its flagship system-on-a-chip for 2018. Qualcomm expects the module to form the core of next year's top smartphones, which it will endow with multimedia smarts for both audio and video.