Tag: Smartphones

Sony Lists Out Smartphones That Will Get Android Pie Update in November 2018 and Early 2019

Sony’s mobile division had revealed last week that the latest Android 9 Pie update would be rolled out to several of its smartphones in the Xperia range, a report had suggested. The Japanese phone maker has gone official with this announcement. The company states that its range of premium handsets, including the Xperia XZ2, Xperia […]

Researchers Develop App That Can Extend Your Smartphone’s Battery Life

Amid growing demand for good battery life, researchers have developed an app that reduces the energy consumption of smartphone devices without impacting performance. The findings, published in the journal IEEE Access, suggests that the novel method can extend the battery life of smartphones for up to an hour each day. “The built-in multi-window feature released […]

RentoMojo Now Offering Smartphones Like iPhone X, iPhone 8, Google Pixel 2, and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 on Rent

Consumer rental website RentoMojo that used to deal in renting of furniture, electronics, and vehicles, has now started renting smartphones as well. The platform is offering flagship devices like the iPhone X, iPhone 8, Google Pixel 2, Samsung Galaxy S9, and the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 on rent for half yearly, yearly and two-yearly basis. […]

Fortnite on Android Now Available on Non-Samsung Smartphones, Invite Required

Fortnite on Android became a reality at Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event in New York earlier this week as the game was announced as a Samsung Galaxy-exclusive for the first few days. That exclusivity seems to have ended now as users with eligible smartphones from other Android OEMs are now able to install the files on […]

Fortnite on Android Now Available on Non-Samsung Smartphones, Invite Required

Fortnite on Android became a reality at Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event in New York earlier this week as the game was announced as a Samsung Galaxy-exclusive for the first few days. That exclusivity seems to have ended now as users with eligible smartphones from other Android OEMs are now able to install the files on […]

HTC, Sony Announce Which of Their Smartphones Will Get Android 9.0 Pie Update

Photo Credit: Twitter/ HTC Android Pie is currently available for Google’s Pixel range of handsets as well as the Essential Phone. Android 9 Pie’s final build was released earlier this month. Immediately out of the stable, Android Pie is available for Google’s Pixel range of handsets as well as the Essential Phone. However, the tech […]

Vivo Confirms Android 9.0 Pie Will Arrive on Its Smartphones in Q4 2018

Vivo has confirmed that it is set to roll out Android 9.0 Pie to its users in the fourth quarter of 2018. The latest confirmation comes days after Google formally launched Android Pie as its next major mobile platform. The search giant brought the latest Android version to its Pixel family earlier this week, and […]

Samsung Delays Android Oreo Update for Some Galaxy Smartphones, Tablets Till 2019

While Google has already brought Android 9.0 Pie as the successor to Android Oreo, Samsung is apparently not in plans to bring even the last year Android version to some of its mid-range models. It was previously spotted that the South Korean giant delayed the release of Android Oreo for some Galaxy A, Galaxy C, […]

Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 SoC With X12 LTE Modem Launched for Mid-Range Smartphones

Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon 670 system-on-chip (SoC) as the successor to last year’s Snapdragon 660 SoC. The new chipset is built on the same 10nm process that the company previously adopted for the Snapdragon 710 and Snapdragon 845. The San Diego-based company has provided the Kryo 360 CPU alongside the Adreno 615 GPU and […]

Mobiistar C1, C1 Lite, C2, E1 Selfie, X1 Dual Selfie-Centric Smartphones Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Mobiistar on Wednesday announced its entry into India’s offline market with 5 selfie-centric smartphones. The new smartphones — Mobiistar C1, C1 Lite, C2, E1 Selfie, and X1 Dual — have been priced in the budget segment and they come with a brand promise of ‘Enjoy More’. The price of the smartphones in India fall in […]