Tag: Charging

Xiaomi Mi A1 Allegedly Explodes While Charging, Mi A2 ‘Fingerprint Sensor Bug’ Said to Impact Battery Life

Photo Credit: MIUI Forums/ Nexsad Xiaomi has marked the fingerprint sensor bug with a “need more information” tag on its MIUI forums Xiaomi Mi A1, the company’s first Android One smartphone, is now in reports for having allegedly exploded while it was being charged. The owner of the affected handset was reportedly jolted out of […]

Google Rolls Out October Security Patch to Pixel Devices, Fixes Fast Charging Issue

Google has started rolling out Android’s October security update that brings with it improvements for its Pixel smartphones with the most important being a fix for fast-charging issues that have been plaguing Pixel and Pixel XL phones since the release of Android 9 Pie OS. “Android 9 Pie launched two months ago and is receiving […]

OnePlus 6T Won’t Feature Wireless Charging or IP Rating, Says CEO

Photo Credit: Weibo OnePlus 6T is claimed to be more water-resistant than any of its predecessors Ahead of the launch of OnePlus 6T, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau has revealed a number of details regarding the smartphone. Lau, in a previous interview, had already confirmed that the upcoming flagship will not come with a headphone jack. […]

iPhone XS Charging Issues Reported by Some Users; Older Models Also Seem Impacted

Photo Credit: YouTube/ Unbox Therapy Dozens of users are having charging issues with different configurations and colours of the iPhone XS Max The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were showcased to the world in mid-September, and later went on sale in certain markets by the end of last month. Now that millions of Apple […]

iPhone XS Charging Issues Reported by Some Users; Older Models Also Seem Impacted

Photo Credit: YouTube/ Unbox Therapy Dozens of users are having charging issues with different configurations and colours of the iPhone XS Max The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were showcased to the world in mid-September, and later went on sale in certain markets by the end of last month. Now that millions of Apple […]

2018 iPhone Lineup Said to Go on Pre-Orders From September 14; Faster Wireless Charging Rumoured

While the 2018 iPhone lineup is yet to receive a formal confirmation, Apple is now rumoured to start taking pre-orders for the next generation iPhone family on as early as September 14. This suggests that the 2018 iPhone models could debut sometime before September 14. Notably, the latest rumour about the pre-order date suggests that […]

Google Promises Fix for Pixel XL Charging Bug After Android Pie Update

Users of the Pixel XL reported a bug on their smartphones after updating to the latest Android Pie, which prevented them from using fast charging adapters other than the ones bundled in the phone’s box. Google has since replied on Tuesday, August 14, and has responded on the original issue tracker thread. In a response, […]

Google Pixel XL Users Report Fast Charging Issues After Android Pie Update

Several Google Pixel XL users are now reporting of a fast charging issue after the arrival of Android 9 Pie stable update. Users complain that fast charging does not work on their Pixel XL after installing the update. One user even reported that a message that reads “Charging Slowly” shows up, even when the unit […]

Huawei Mate 20 to Debut With Kirin 980 SoC and Wireless Charging Support, Leaked Firmware Files Reveal

Huawei Mate 20, the next top-end smartphone from the Chinese company, was previously rumoured to debut in at least two versions – the Mate 20 and the Mate 20 Pro. But now, it has been speculated that the company will bring three models in the series, namely the Mate 20 Lite, Mate 20, and Mate […]

Oppo F9 Pro Teaser Shows VOOC Fast Charging With 2 Hours of Talk Time on 5 Minutes of Charging

Oppo F9 Pro latest teaser in India Oppo F9 and Oppo F9 Pro are rumoured to launch soon, however the company is only teasing the arrival of the Pro variant in India. Just a day ago, the Chinese company teased the arrival of the Oppo F9 Pro in the Indian market soon, and now a […]