Weekly Tech News Headlines – Jan 06 2021

 Co-WIN app to be used for COVID-19 India vaccination programOn Sunday, the Drug Control General of India (DCGI) approved two COVID-19 vaccines for use including the COVISHIELD and COVAXIN. In order to start and track the vaccination in a systematic way, the health ministry of India has developed the Co-WIN app to monitor real-time COVID vaccine delivery to the citizens. The Health Secretary Mr. Rajesh Bhushan announced that through the app anyone can register themselves to get vaccinated. It was announced that the first phase of the vaccination would include frontline workers and people who are above the age of…
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Redmi 9 Prime with 5020mAh battery launched in India starting from Rs 9,999

Xiaomi has launched its latest affordable smartphone in India- the Redmi 9 Prime. The phone features a waterdrop-style notch 6.53 inch Full-HD+ display. The display has a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection which is an older generation of protection but can protect phone display against accidental drops and scratches. It packs a massive 5020mAh fast charging battery which can be charged using a Type-C power adapter. There is no official IP water resistant rating but Xiaomi has featured P2i nano-coating to protect this device against everyday splashes and spills. There is a presence of a 3.5mm headphone jack as well.Redmi…
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MediaTek uncovers Helio G25 and G35 chipsets for budget Gaming Phones

MediaTek unveils Helio G25 and G35 chipsets which is aimed at budget gaming smartphones which can cost upto 10000 INR or less. This two chips offers similar specifications with very few minor differences. Helio G35 is a 64-bit 12nm chip with Octa (8) cores clocked at 2.3 GHz. It can supports cameras upto 25MP (or dual 13MP+13MP) and can record videos at 1080p @30fps. The type of memory it can support is 6GB LPDDR4x with max frequency at 1600 MHz but it can support its cheaper LPDDR3 variety upto 4GB at 933 MHz. The GPU is a PowerVR GE8320 from…
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