Did not have time to follow the news yesterday? Here’s what stood out on Wednesday, January 27: Carl Pei (ex of OnePlus) launched his new brand “Nothing”, the first products from the Ikea and Asus ROG collaboration were leaked, and Samsung revealed a new entry level in Thailand . To not miss any news, consider subscribing to the Frandroid newsletter.
“Nothing”, the new brand signed Carl Pei
Co-founder of OnePlus, Carl Pei, who left the Chinese brand in October 2020, had already more or less assured us of a return to the tech world. The interested party has walked the talk by unveiling its brand new brand by the name of “Nothing”. With already seven million dollars raised, the young shoot has a first financial mattress to work on audio or smartphone products, if we are to trust the rumors.
Ikea + Asus ROG: here are the first products born from this collaboration
The first products from the partnership between Ikea and Asus ROG have leaked on the net. The opportunity to take a look at the future furniture and accessories for gamers, which will land on the market in February 2021 in China, then October in the rest of the world. LED panels, special cushions, motorized table, gaming chair or even mouse pad, here are some examples of products that we can already mention.
Samsung presents a new affordable smartphone
The Samsung Galaxy A02 has been officially presented in Thailand. This affordable smartphone (around 82 euros) relies on a large 5000 mAh battery to ensure good autonomy for users. The rest of the features are worthy of an entry level, with a 6.5-inch LCD screen and HD + definition, a MediaTek MT6739W chip, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.