Category Archives: Android

Karbonn Aura Note 2 with 5.5-inch HD display and Android Nougat launched for Rs 6,490

Indian phone maker Karbonn has added a budget smartphone to its portfolio with the Aura Note 2. The phone comes as a successor to the last year’s Aura Note 4G. Similar to the brand’s Fashion Eye and Fashion Eye 2.0 phones, the Aura Note 2 also comes with an AI-based Fashion Eye app, which allows users to search for… Read More »

Instagram rolls out Archive feature for iOS, Android users

The popular image-sharing platform Instagram has launched a new feature called Archive for iOS and Android users. The feature enables you to move posts – those you have previously shared with followers – into a space that is visible only to you. It was reported last month that Instagram was testing the Archive feature. To archive a post… Read More »

Nubia Z17 With Dual Camera Setup, Snapdragon 835 SoC Expected to Launch on June 1

The company which earlier teased the handset sometime this month is now finally ready to launch the device next month. According to new listings, the handset seems to corroborate some of the specifications that were earlier tipped by a leaked listing of the Nubia Z17 device. Going by the listing, the new Nubia flagship handset will pack a… Read More »

Nubia N1 Lite Launched in India at Rs. 6,999: Release Date, Specifications, and More

The handset which was made available to buy on the e-commerce site on the same day brings highlights including a fingerprint scanning support, soft-light front flash, and a 3000mAh battery. Design wise, the Nubia N1 Lite features a sleek design with metal edges and pack a fingerprint scanner at the back right below the camera. The company claims… Read More »

Google Play Now Has an ‘Android Excellence’ Section With Curated Apps and Games

HIGHLIGHTS The lists in the section will be refreshed quarterly Android Excellence can be found in revamped Editor’s Choice section The section promotes the content that follows Google’s guidelines Google has introduced a new section in Google Play store called ‘Android Excellence’. This section is meant to promote apps that have great design, performance, or follow the best… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max, J7 Pro Launched, OnePlus 5 Price Leak, Reliance Jio Growth Slows, and More: Your 360 Daily

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy J7 Max and J7 Pro run Android Nougat OnePlus 5 might cost $479 (about Rs. 30,800) Reliance Jio added 3.87 million new subscribers in April Samsung launched two mid-range Android phones in its J-series on Wednesday in New Delhi. They are called the Samsung Galaxy J7 Max, which costs Rs. 17,900, and the Samsung Galaxy… Read More »

Samsung Pay Mini Launched in India: How’s It Different From Samsung Pay?

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Pay Mini lets you make payments using mobile wallets It also allows you to make payments using UPI It does not support ‘Tap and Pay’ capability seen on Samsung Pay Alongside the launch of the Samsung Galaxy J7 Max and Galaxy J7 Pro, Samsung also launched a new payment solution called Samsung Pay Mini in India.… Read More »

Android O wants to make your phone twice as fast

Well, well, well. The latest chapter of the mobile war is in full swing. Google announced Android O at its annual developer conference, Google I/O 2017, giving a first taste of its forthcoming software for phones, tablets and Android TV. And Apple responded with iOS 11, its next-gen platform for iPhones and iPads. Which one’s winning so far?… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro with Android 7.0 Nougat spotted

The smartphone was originally launched with Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro which was launched last year in India for Rs 32,490 has now been spotted on GFXBench benchmarking website and GeekBench benchmarking website with the Android Nougat operating system. This simply implies that Samsung is perhaps testing the latest software and may release… Read More »

Google fixes Pixel and Pixel XL freezing issues in the latest security update

Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones had been plagued by many issues since their release last fall. A small percentage of these problems were caused during the manufacturing process, while others, most of them, were addressed via software updates. A rather long thread on Google’s product forums contains the reports of many Pixel and Pixel XL owners who… Read More »