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    It's no secret that Oppo's new Find 7 smartphone has been on the way; we've been talking about the handset since back in December, and even Oppo itself got in on the early teases. Since then, information on the phone has been a nice mix of leaks, rumors, and more of these official statements. While Oppo didn't give everything away, it did touch on specs like that 5.5-inch quad HD display, while also confirming that there'd be a lower-end 1080p version of the phone. Other rumors left us confused, like this talk of an over-the-top 50MP camera when evidence pointed to a 13MP shooter. Today ...

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    We know, thanks to Oppo, that on March 19 we should expect not one, but two versions of the upcoming Find 7 flagship: one with a Full HD, and one with a QHD/2K screen. We've seen the phone recently leaked, showing off its design, but what we have here, above and below, appears to be a full Oppo Find 7 leak including retail packaging. Accompanying the pictures of the device, and its box, are mentions of some of its specs: Quad HD/Full HD screen, Snapdragon 801 processor, 3GB of RAM. Sadly, we're not seeing the callouts on the camera, which was rumored to bring 50 megapixels to the Android ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Apple's release of iOS 7.1 to compatible devices, and all the list of changes. Then we talk about Google and its plan to launch a new Android SDK that can support wearables. Then we go through the future of the Google Chromecast and how we'll most likely see it internationally soon. Then we talk about the LG G3 and the rumors of it going water and dust-proof. We end today's show talking about the rumors of a possible leak of an Oppo Find 7. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Apple releases iOS 7.1 to compatible devices, download ...

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    On March 19, Oppo is going to unveil its next flagship, dubbed the Find 7. The company has given us hints in the recent past (concerning some of the features on the upcoming device), and the most recent talks about not one, but two phones, and the main differentiator seems to be the screen resolution: Full HD vs 2K (QHD/quad-HD). We've also heard some "outrageously" exciting rumors of a 50MP camera, but before you get your hopes too high, check out the image above. While there's still more than a week to go until the phones' unveiling, what seems to be an official render of the phone has ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Apple's announcement of CarPlay, which are its plans to take over your car's dashboard. Nokia follows the news as famous tipster Evleaks is claiming that there is a Windows Phone 8.1 Nokia Martini in the works. Windows Phone and Android follow the news as we should get the first legal dual-booting smartphone in the next couple of months. Oppo is next as we go through the rumors of a possible 50 megapixel camera on the future Find 7. We end today's show talking about Samsung's announcement of Samsung Galaxy Gifts, which it plans to use to save ...

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    Many of us were expecting MWC 2014 to be full of the innovations that we didn't get. Smartphones with 2K displays, and significant camera improvements were just some of the things we predicted, and no company delivered. By contrast, the only company that has teased these features on an upcoming handset is Oppo with its Find 7, and a new rumor has just made this device even more attractive. A leaked image taken by this phone according to the EXIF data claims that the resulting photo is of 8160x6120 resolution. If you do the math, this would require a 50 megapixel sensor in order to ...

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    Despite recent rumors of an MWC unveiling, it looks like the Oppo Find 7 will miss the Barcelona show floor for its unveiling. The company has officially confirmed some of the specs of the upcoming smartphone -- among which the screen size and resolution -- and now it appears that Oppo has also confirmed the date and place of the launch, though the message required some deciphering. Oppo China has posted the image below which reveals that the Find 7 will be unveiled in Beijing on March 19, 2014. How does it actually reveal that? Well, Ronaldo's jersey has the "7", the barcode reveals the ...

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    I remember my reaction when the first 1080p smartphone – the HTC J Butterfly, which later came to the US as the DROID DNA – was officially announced. I couldn't believe a 1080p display in a 5-inch device was actually happening. I had been reading about such high-res displays in rumors for months, but I assumed it would be at least another year before an OEM actually upgraded to a full HD screen. I also whimsically joked about the first 4K smartphone, not knowing how probable that would actually be in the years ahead. HTC had just released the first smartphone with a 720p display just ...

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    Oppo already confirmed the 5.5-inch QHD screen (2560x1440 resolution) for the upcoming Find 7 and rumors are trying to fill in the blanks with the rest of the specs, which might include a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.3GHz, 3GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, as well as a 13MP/5MP camera system for the back and front, respectively. The company confirmed its presence at the upcoming MWC in Barcelona, and recent reports from China claim that the show is where the Find 7 will be officially unveiled. The price is rumored to be CNY3,598 (about $595), but the ...

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    The Oppo N1 made waves with its CyanogenMod variant and shortly after its introduction the company started teasing the Find 7. However, there was another phone teased by Oppo, though for a shorter period than the Find 7, and its manufacturer officially made the Oppo Neo official on a localized version of its Twitter account for Indonesia. The Neo has a 4.5-inch screen with FWVGA resolution of 854 by 480 pixels, which can be operated using gloves, thanks to the specific "Gloves Mode" callout on the slide above. There's also a dual-core 1.3GHz processor inside, which, is coupled with an ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Oppo's Find 7, and all the details we've wanted to know about its 2K display. Then we talk about LG due to some rumors of the G3, aside from possible wearable items. Samsung is next as we first talk about rumors of a new Galaxy Camera on its way. We also talk about the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 that just landed at the FCC. We end today's show talking about some legal problems that HTC is giving to their previous VP of design due to leaks. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Oppo Find 7 display size, 2K resolution, confirmed - LG G3: ...

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    The Oppo Find 7 has been both rumored, leaked, and teased by the manufacturer itself, and the latest information we received via the official Twitter account was a confirmation of its 2K screen. At that point, about the only unknown variable of the Find 7's screen was the actual size of the display, something Oppo addresses in its latest teaser. 5.5-inches, that's how big the display will be, and, at a resolution of 2560x1440, that will result in a PPI rating of 538. Furthermore, Oppo claims that the Find 7 with its 5.5-inch screen will feel like a five-inch device, meaning the phone will ...

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    Oppo's N1 is an interesting phone for a lot of reasons: a rear touch panel, that cool rotating camera... but one that's really grabbing a big chunk of the attention is the phone's special status as officially supporting CyanogenMod as an alternate platform. Earlier this month, we saw the regular N1 go up for sale, which fully supports users re-flashing their handsets with a CM ROM. In addition to that model, we've also known about a special CyanogenMod Edition of the phone, which would arrive from the factory with CM already installed and ready to go; this week, that CM N1 becomes ...

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    The Oppo N1, and the upcoming Oppo Find 7, are not the only products too look out for from the Chinese manufacturer. We've recently heard about a certain Oppo R1, and the phone-maker has made the device official; the unlocked version goes for 2,498 Chinese Yuan, which pretty much translates to about $411. For that money you'll get mid-range-worthy specs, including a five-inch 720p display, a MediaTek quad-core SoC operating at 1.3 GHz, 2GB of RAM (only one, according to some reports), 16GB of internal storage, as well as an eight-megapixel shooter on the back that is promised to deliver ...

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    We're less than two short weeks away from the end of 2013 and it's hard to deny that this year has been a pretty great one for smartphones. Sure, some players struggled more than others, but the industry's in a stronger, more mature, and just more interesting place than it was a year ago. For all the progress that's come our way, though, I wonder if we're not missing out on even bigger and better things. Because as much as the landscape has grown, we're still dealing with a small group of players, and an even more select group of the really big boys, the devices from which simply dominate ...

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