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.

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10.31.18
Honor's Magic 2 is yet another notch-free slider phone
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Honor's Magic 2 is yet another notch-free slider phone

It's basically the Mi Mix 3's long lost cousin from the South, but with more goodies.

By R. Lai,   10.31.18
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10.22.18
OnePlus will release one of the first 5G smartphones
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OnePlus will release one of the first 5G smartphones

It'll be one of the first, if not the first, with a 5G phone next year.

By R. Lai,   10.22.18
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10.22.18
Qualcomm is expecting two waves of 5G flagship smartphones in 2019
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Qualcomm is expecting two waves of 5G flagship smartphones in 2019

Some in the first half of the year, and others before the holidays.

By R. Lai,   10.22.18
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10.22.18
Qualcomm wants to help build more Alexa-powered Bluetooth earbuds
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Qualcomm wants to help build more Alexa-powered Bluetooth earbuds

The chip maker has come up with a smart headset reference design for this mission.

By R. Lai,   10.22.18
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