Tag Archives: ‘Android

Android O Team’s Reddit AMA: 7 Things We Learnt

HIGHLIGHTS The name of the upcoming Android version was not revealed Android O has been said to improve Bluetooth audio performance The team shared difficulties regarding the development of platform Google’s Android team held a Reddit AMA session to answer user queries about the platform and as it usually happens, we got to learn a lot of things about the upcoming Android version… Read More »

Android O Team’s Reddit AMA: 7 Things We Learnt

Google’s Android team held a Reddit AMA session to answer user queries about the platform and as it usually happens, we got to learn a lot of things about the upcoming Android version 8.0 aka Android O. Here is the list of things that were revealed during the Q&A session on Reddit. 1. Android O name: The argument continues While hoping that the official… Read More »

mAadhaar App Launched by UIDAI, Lets You Carry Aadhaar on Your Android Phone

Aadhaar holders will now be able to carry their information on their smartphone, courtesy the mAadhaar app launched by Unique Identification Authority of India(UIDAI). To use the mAadhaar or ‘mobile Aadhaar’ app, users need to have their phone number registered with UIDAI. Once the process is complete, they can download their details on the app, which will show data suc has name, date… Read More »

MIUI 9 Based on Android 7.0 Nougat to Launch Before August 16, Says Xiaomi

Xiaomi had confirmed a few weeks ago that MIUI 9 is under development, but a launch date for the same was not revealed. Now, on the MIUI forum, the company has confirmed that the MIUI 9 based on Android 7.0 Nougat will arrive before August 16. Furthermore, a Xiaomi executive has also shared screenshots of a theme on… Read More »

Google Releases July Android Security Update for Nexus, Pixel Devices

Google, as expected in the first week of every month, has released the latest Android monthly security update for its Nexus and Pixel devices. Alongside the new July Android security update, the company has also released system images and OTA files for compatible devices for users to side load. Compatible device owners can either wait for an official… Read More »

Find out if your Xiaomi phone will be getting the Android Nougat update

Notably, Xiaomi formed a Secret group for the testers and developers to test the MIUI 9. Other than that, the company also announced that a few devices will be updated to Android Nougat. However, we didn’t know for sure which Xiaomi devices will be getting the update. Finally, we have got our answers as the company has released… Read More »

Android 7.1.2-powered Xiaomi ‘riva’ spotted on Geekbench

A new Xiaomi smartphone – dubbed riva – has been spotted in a benchmark listing. The listing on Geekbench reveals the device is powered by an SoC with quad-core 1.40GHz processor, and has 3GB RAM. Other thing worth noting is that the phone runs Android Nougat (latest version: 7.1.2). Sadly, and as is usually the case with Geekbench… Read More »

Moto M Reportedly Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update in India

Lenovo’s Moto M, which was launched last year in India, has now according to user reports started receiving Android 7.0 Nougat update in the country. To recall, the Android 6.0 Marshmallow running Moto M smartphone was launched in two variants in India – the 32GB + 3GB model priced at Rs. 15,999, and the 64GB + 4GB version priced at Rs.… Read More »

Sony unleashes Android 7.1.1 update for the Xperia Z5, Z3+ and Z4 Tablet

After a brief hiccup, the Android 7.0 update for the Xperia Z5, Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z4 Tablet rolled out in February this year. Now comes the sequel – 7.1.1 is being received by these same devices as we speak. The build number of the new update is 32.4.A.160 and it brings the Android security patch level to… Read More »

Nokia 3 Android phone is now listed online for purchase, price is Rs 9,499

Nokia 3 smartphone, which has officially gone on sale in India, is now available online as well. Nokia 3 is now listed on the Croma website at a price of Rs 9,499. However, Croma is showing Nokia 3’s price as a discounted one against the original price of Rs 10,299. When we check for Nokia 3’s home delivery… Read More »