Taking a look back at seven days of news and headlines across the world of Android, this week’s Android Circuit includes the final Galaxy Z Fold leaks, Pixel 7 Pro launch dates, OnePlus 10T and Black Shark 5 Pro reviews, iFixit offers official Samsung repairs, a new version of Outlook, and the success of the Galaxy Note series.
Android Circuit is here to remind you of a few of the many things that have happened around Android in the last week (and you can find the weekly Apple news digest here).
Samsung’s Final Fold Leaks
With Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event next week, there’s one final round of leaks and details to get us excited. For the final turn, we have the materials used for the phone and details on the fast charging:
“…the Galaxy Z Fold 4 features Gorilla Glass Victus+ protection on the front (cover display) and the rear. This new protection panel first appeared on the Galaxy S22. The upcoming foldable phone also seems to feature faster charging despite using the same 25W mechanism. The Galaxy Z Fold 4 can reportedly reach 0-50% charge in just 30 minutes. In comparison, the Galaxy Z Fold 3 charges up to 33% in half an hour.”
(Ahmed Qwaider via SamMobile).
A visitor takes images of a Galaxy Z Fold 3 foldable smartphone at the South Korean tech giant … [+]
AFP via Getty Images
Pixel 7 and 7 Pro Launch Dates
Following the re-positioning of the Pixel phone brand last year (and the launch of the Google-designed Tensor Mobile chip), the seventh iteration of Pixels could be seen as the difficult second album. It’s an album that you are going to wait a little bit longer to hear as the …….