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

03.12.19
A closer look at Vivo's all-glass, port-free concept 5G phone
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A closer look at Vivo's all-glass, port-free concept 5G phone

The Vivo APEX 2019 is a preview of what's to come in the smartphone world.

By R. Lai,   03.12.19
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03.06.19
Meizu says its port-free Zero phone was a failed marketing stunt
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Meizu says its port-free Zero phone was a failed marketing stunt

The CEO said he never planned to mass-produce this device, anyway.

By R. Lai,   03.06.19
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03.01.19
Vivo's iQOO phones are tuned for hardcore mobile gamers
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Vivo's iQOO phones are tuned for hardcore mobile gamers

The iQOO packs up to 12GB of RAM, and takes just 45 minutes to be fully charged.

By R. Lai,   03.01.19
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02.25.19
Oppo's prototype foldable phone looks a lot like the Huawei Mate X
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Oppo's prototype foldable phone looks a lot like the Huawei Mate X

The company's exec insists that this was developed in-house.

By R. Lai,   02.25.19
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02.23.19
Oppo phone with 10x zoom camera will launch this spring
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Oppo phone with 10x zoom camera will launch this spring

The company sheds more light on its upcoming triple-camera module.

By R. Lai,   02.23.19
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