Tag: Android

Nokia 7 Plus Receives Support for Google’s Digital Wellbeing Ahead of Stable Android 9.0 Pie Update

Nokia 7 Plus is already in the queue to receive Android 9.0 Pie. But ahead of getting the public release of the latest Android version, the Nokia phone has received support for Google’s Digital Wellbeing. The search giant’s Digital Wellbeing initiative is aimed at helping users curb their device addiction. It is currently available in […]

Google’s Emergency Location Service for Android Comes to the US

Google is expanding its advanced location tracking feature for Android called “Emergency Location Service (ELS)” to the US. Launched in 2016 and is currently available in 14 countries (excluding India), ELS provides accurate locations both indoors and outdoors by using a combination of GPS, Wi-Fi, mobile networks and sensors. “Google is deploying ELS in the […]

iVoomi iPro Android Go Smartphone With ‘Shatterproof Display’ Launched in India: Price, Specifications

iVoomi iPro comes preloaded with features such as Face Unlock, Time-Lapse, and AR Emoji iVoomi iPro was launched in India on Thursday. The new smartphone by Hong Kong-based features a FullView display along with an 18:9 aspect ratio and runs Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition). The smartphone is also touted to have shatterproof glass protection […]

OnePlus Among Top 5 Premium Android Phone Vendors Globally in Q2 2018: Counterpoint

Driven by strong sales in India, China and the UK, Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus entered the top five premium Android Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) globally, in the second quarter of 2018, said a report on Wednesday. According to Hong Kong based Counterpoint Research’s Market Monitor Q2 2018 report, OnePlus was one of the fastest growing […]

Nokia 3.1 Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update, With September Security Patch: Reports

HMD Global launched the Nokia 3.1 smartphone in July, and it was one of the few smartphones to run on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. However, the company is looking to rectify that, as users are now reporting receiving the Android 8.1 Oreo update. This update is apparently being rolled out to Nokia […]

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Starts Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update: Report

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime has reportedly started receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update. The mobile software market saw the release of the final build of Android Pie last month, but availability is currently limited to only Google’s Pixel range of smartphones and tablets, as well as the Essential Phone. While partnered OEMs have announced the […]

Honor 8 Users Reportedly Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update in India

In an interesting turn of events, the Honor 8 has reportedly started receiving the latest EMUI 8.0 that brings the much-awaited Android 8.0 Oreo software to the 2016 Honor-branded flagship. This comes months after the company had sort of confirmed that Honor 8 users in India would never be able to get a taste of […]

OnePlus 6 Gets Android 9.0 Pie-Based OxygenOS Open Beta 2 Update With Optimised Multi-Tasking UI and More

OnePlus has rolled out the second OxygenOS Open Beta build, based on Android 9.0 Pie, to OnePlus 6. The latest update comes just days after the smartphone received Android 9.0 Pie via OxygenOS Open Beta 1. While the first update brought several new features, the OxygenOS Open Beta 2 for the OnePlus 6 brings system […]

Nokia 7 Plus Receives New Android Pie Developer Preview Ahead of Stable Update

Nokia 7 Plus has received Android P Developer Preview Beta 4.1 days ahead of getting the public release of Android 9.0 Pie. The latest update brings software version 3.190. It comes weeks after HMD Global released Android P Developer Preview 5 (Beta 4). The new software version brings the September Android security patch. The changelog […]