Red Magic 6 is equipped with a set of interesting technologies
According to a representative of the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Red Magic 6 will be equipped with support for Magic Write 2.0 technology. It is a fast read and write storage technology that is part of the Red Magic Arc Reactor’s performance engine and includes intelligent CPU, GPU and memory utilization. The manufacturer claims that the device’s hardware optimizations ensure faster mobile games launch, faster in-game load times and faster response times.
In addition, the Nubia president also added that the RAM boost technology allows the Red Magic 6’s 12GB of RAM to be used as if there were actually 18GB of RAM available to users. The smartphone supports fast virtual expansion technology, which allows you to expand the memory. This will provide smoother gameplay, faster response times, and other benefits.
Red Magic 6 is the world’s first smartphone with Snapdragon 888, 5000mAh battery, 120W charging support and active fan.
The presentation of the Red Magic 6 smartphone is expected in the near future.
IDC: The smartphone market has returned to growth
Experts of the analytical company IDC summed up the results of the fourth quarter of 2020 and the whole year in general on the smartphone market. As stated in the corresponding report, the smartphone market returned to growth. Sales in the fourth quarter of 2020 were 385.9 million units; which is 4.3% more than smartphones sold in the fourth quarter of 2019. At the same time, for the entire 2020, smartphones were sold 5.9% less than in 2019.
At the end of the fourth quarter of 2020, Apple was named the market leader. It was able to increase sales in annual terms; that is, compared to the same quarter of the previous year, by 22.2% – from 73.8 to 90.1 million devices. This led to an increase in Apple’s share from 19.9% to 23.4%. The second place is occupied by Samsung, which in annual terms increased sales by 6.2%, as a result of which its share increased from 18.8% to 19.1%. The third place is taken by Xiaomi. Its share increased from 8.9% to 11.2%. The top five also include Oppo and Huawei. Also, The share of Oppo increased from 8.3% to 8.8%. The share of Huawei decreased from 15.2% to 8.4%.
As for 2020 as a whole, Samsung remained the leader with 20.6% of the market. Apple is in second place with 15.9%. The share of Huawei, which is in third place at the end of 2020, is 14.6%. The fourth-place belongs to Xiaomi, whose share is 11.4%, the fifth – to Vivo, whose share is 8.6%. In 2019, Samsung’s share was 21.6%, Apple’s 13.9%. Huawei – 17.5%, Xiaomi – 9.2%, Vivo – 8.0%.