Top 5 Tech News Of This Week
From the presentation of the spaceship to the new royal battle for smartphones.
The week began with a presentation by SpaceX, which officially unveiled the reusable Starship Mk1 spacecraft. It was created for interplanetary flights and is able to take on board up to 100 people. That Starship will be the main for the colonization of the Moon and Mars.
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This week, Microsoft made a big presentation. The company introduced its first fully wireless Surface Earbuds, the new Surface Laptop 3, two Windows tablets and two unusual folding devices: Surface Neo and Surface Duo.
On October 1, the official launch of the Call of Duty: Mobile game, designed specifically for smartphones, took place. This is a full battle royale, similar to PUBG Mobile. It has both a classic battle for 100 players and alternative modes. The game was downloaded more than 35 million times within 3 days. It shows that the game perfectly characterizes the success of its launch.
Well-known analyst Ming-Chi Kuo confirmed the imminent launch of a compact and affordable Apple smartphone. It will replace the iPhone SE. The device will be presented in the first quarter of 2020. Most likely, the novelty will displace the iPhone 8 from the shelves.
The week ended with rumors about Samsung’s new flagship. Details about the device were shared by the reputable foreign portal SamMobile. They named both the date of the announcement and key technical improvements. It is possible that the novelty will be the first device of a completely new series.