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iPhone 13 with 120Hz screen might finally happen thanks to Samsung

iPhone 13 with 120Hz screen might finally happen thanks to Samsung

Apple has never been one to immediately jump on fads and trends. Just look at that notch that has remained unchanged since it debuted on the iPhone X in 2017. It may finally be changing, even if just a bit, in the iPhone 13, which has been the subject of most of the leaks about Apple's next smartphone so far. That, however, won't be the only thing that's changing on that side of the iPhone and the latest insider tip suggests it will finally have a feature that has long been exclusive to the iPad Pro.

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iPhone 13 could meet OnePlus 9 Pro on the display battlefield

iPhone 13 could meet OnePlus 9 Pro on the display battlefield

A rumor this week suggests that Apple may make use of display technology similar to what's in play with the OnePlus 9 Pro. Not that the two will be compared directly - they're running different operating systems, after all - and it's unlikely the iPhone 13 will have a curved-edge front panel. But the OnePlus 9 Pro works with LTPO AMOLED right now, while the iPhone 13's LTPO AMOLED remains a rumor until reveal.

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Nintendo Switch Pro could have a larger Samsung OLED screen

Nintendo Switch Pro could have a larger Samsung OLED screen

Despite the arrival of the Xbox Series X|S and the PlayStation 5, sales of the Nintendo Switch and its games have remained strong. That, however, will not last forever and Nintendo will need to up its Switch game sooner or later. That indeed might be later, at least in the second half of the year, with a new Switch model that could have a larger screen using Samsung OLED technology but the rumored specs that go along with what could be a Switch Pro might leave some feeling a bit conflicted.

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Samsung TVs and 2021 curved Odyssey monitor get big gaming upgrades

Samsung TVs and 2021 curved Odyssey monitor get big gaming upgrades

Samsung made a number of announcements during its Unbox & Discover event today, and a few of those announcements were related to gaming. Specifically, Samsung says that it will update some of its TVs to offer gaming features that are traditionally only available in PC monitors. Speaking of PC monitors, Samsung has also updated its curved Odyssey G9 gaming monitor for 2021.

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Lenovo ThinkPad 2021: Big X, T, P and L Series updates plus 40″ curved display

Lenovo ThinkPad 2021: Big X, T, P and L Series updates plus 40″ curved display

Lenovo is readying a bevy of new ThinkPads, including the ThinkPad X13 Gen 2 i with baked-in 5G, and the X13 Yoga Gen 2 with a much-requested switch to a 16:10 display. The new line-up also includes new ThinkPad T15, T14, P15, P15s, L15, and L14 models, plus a big new curved display.

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LG rollable phone might be gone for good

LG rollable phone might be gone for good

South Korean sources suggest this week that LG's sent word of a halting of efforts for their future rollable phone. This conceptual effort was meant to be a real deal, at some point - a phone with a display that'd effective unfurl like a scroll. But now, amid the restructuring of the LG smartphone business in general, it would appear that any sort of "rollable" smartphone efforts will need to be done by a different company, one more prepared to drop cash on such a risky endeavor.

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