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Pocketnow Daily: OnePlus 7 Pro official teasers, Galaxy S10 5G on fire & more (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the new leaks of the OnePlus 7 Pro and its features, new technology in future iPhones, and more.

Google Pixel 4 could allow active data on both SIM slots according to AOSP

A new commit suggests that the Google Pixel 4 will at least let users call and text from both phone numbers and, at most, do way more with data connections.

Android Q may allow carriers to lock down dual-SIM use

Carriers may force customers to always keep their primary SIM in their phones while utilizing two SIMs – impacting travelers and other lifestyles.
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Apple’s Dual eSIM won’t be supported by Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile

iOS 12.1 is already available and it gives all 2018 iPhones great new features like dual eSIM. However, don’t expect them to work in US biggest networks

Just as many people are using iOS 12 as they are using iOS 11

iOS 12 has actually achieved the plurality of iPhones and iPads. It’s faster than Android, but for Apple standards, it’s darn slow.

China Mobile retracts dual-SIM iPhone teaser

China Mobile and China Telecom both have teasers in some form of dual-SIM iPhones. They’re not publicly visible at the moment, though.

6.1-inch iPhone gets a new name in new Chinese leak

After having talked about the iPhone X sequel literally becoming the “iPhone XS,” are we ready for an iPhone XC? China Mobile thinks so.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 unlocked is already getting discounts on eBay

Deals keep on coming to the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, now on an unlocked version with dual SIM capabilities and an extra deal is also available

Latest guess at iPhone 9 starting price runs high

We’ve been tracking this guesswork for months now and have run from between $550 and $800 as a starting price for the basic iPhone experience.

Dual-SIM iPhone 9 may be Apple’s trump card in China

If you have always an iPhone with dual standby capabilities, you might want to move to China. The latest industry word tells us why.

LCD iPhone now predicted to drop to $550, have a dual-SIM option

The price strategy rumor goes against the market consensus around $700+. The white whale that is a dual-SIM iPhone may price above a single-SIM LCD iPhone.

Apple now tipped to retain Qualcomm as backup modem supplier for dual SIM 2018 iPhones

Intel may not be able to supply all required baseband chips for dual SIM-supporting 2018 iPhones, with Qualcomm also in the mix.

Dual-SIM Galaxy Note 8 sold out at $900 on eBay, still sells at $1,100

Below suggest retail price? It sells. Way above retail price? It still sells. It seems people want the Galaxy Note 8 and will pay whatever they have to.

You can cop an LG G6+ in the US on Amazon for $699

Just be aware that Band 2 LTE won’t be on-board and you’ll be okay to go in most situations. You get double the usual amount of storage anyways.

A rare breed: Sony Xperia XZ Premium Dual has separate microSD slot

Dual SIM phones usually have a hybrid slot for a possible microSD card. Sony has been more progressive in giving more connectivity and memory options.

Amazon India has Xperia X in dual-SIM form

You’re going to have to cut a big check if you’re an Indian wanting an Xperia X. Fortunately, you have some options and perks for encouragement.

Fresh dual SIM Galaxy S7 just $530 from Newegg

Newegg, through eBay, is delivering on a dual SIM Galaxy S7 with support for AT&T, T-Mobile and other GSM networks for a big price slash.

Double SIM, double storage for Sony Xperia X series

The Sony Xperia X and Xperia X Performance both have dual-SIM models. Those dual-SIM models have a 64GB version. Single-SIM versions top out at 32GB.

New Panasonic Toughpads ruggedize Android and Windows 10 Mobile

Panasonic seems to think it has the answer for enterprise in providing two versions of its Toughpad: one for Android fans, the other for WIndows lifers.

LG G3 Mini gets another potential launch name, leak teases dual SIM support

Is this the form the LG G3 Mini we’ve been talking about will actually take? Check out the new leak of a supposed LG G3S.

HTC One M8 gets the dual SIM treatment for Europe

Like the One M8 but can’t abide by a phone with a single SIM card? Get the news about the One M8 dual SIM version debuting in Europe later this month.

Why do some phones have dual-SIM slots?

You may have seen the term dual-SIM phone. What does it mean? What is the purpose? Learn why dual-SIM phones exist and more!