Richard Lai

Senior Editor; Engadget Chinese Editor in Chief

Richard's love for gadgets was probably triggered by an electric shock at the age of five while poking his finger into power sockets for no reason. He managed to destroy a few more desktops and phones until he was sent to England for school. Somehow he ended up in London, where he had the golden opportunity to buy a then senior editor a pint of lager, and here we are.

Articles by Richard Lai

04.21.17
Insta360's 'affordable' 8K VR camera is up for pre-orders
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Insta360's 'affordable' 8K VR camera is up for pre-orders

It claims to be on par with the Nokia Ozo but at one-eleventh of the price.

By R. Lai,   04.21.17
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04.19.17
Dyson's updated air purifiers remove more harmful gases
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Dyson's updated air purifiers remove more harmful gases

Their beefed-up filters are also compatible with existing Pure devices.

By R. Lai,   04.19.17
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04.19.17
Xiaomi Mi 6 mimics the iPhone's camera tricks without the bump
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Xiaomi Mi 6 mimics the iPhone's camera tricks without the bump

The company spared no expense on components and materials this time.

By R. Lai,   04.19.17
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03.29.17
HTC targets the classroom with 10-headset Vive bundle
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HTC targets the classroom with 10-headset Vive bundle

Cinemas and arcades can also take advantage of this, but it's China-only for now.

By R. Lai,   03.29.17
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02.27.17
MediaTek's revamped 10-core chip will be hitting phones in Q2
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MediaTek's revamped 10-core chip will be hitting phones in Q2

The Helio X30 is based on the new 10nm process for power efficiency.

By R. Lai,   02.27.17
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