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Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Reportedly Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update in India

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro ₹ 14,549 is the latest smartphone in the South Korean giant’s portfolio that is receiving the Android 8.1 Oreo update in India. To recall, the Galaxy J7 Pro was launched in the country back in June 2017, and it arrived with Android 7.0 Nougat, which was the popular Android version at that time. As… Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Compact Reportedly Receiving Android Pie Update

In its announcement earlier, Sony had confirmed that the Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Premium]( , Xperia XZ2 Compact, Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZ1, and Xperia XZ1 Compactwill be receiving the Android 9 Pie update in early November. However, the company has reportedly already starting rolling out the update for Sony Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact users. The Android Pie update is over 1GB in size, and… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Starts Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update

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 rollout of the latest Android version for their devices, Samsung is managing to… Read More »

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 of the latest over-the-air (OTA) update doesn’t… Read More »

Honor Play Update Brings ‘4D Smart Shock’ for In-Game Vibrations, Bug Fixes, and More

Honor Play is the company’s gaming-focused smartphone and currently the most affordable to sport the HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC in the Indian market. It has been priced starting at Rs. 19,999 in the country. The smartphone from Huawei-owned brand, Honor, has received its latest software update that brings a new feature dubbed “4D Smart Shock”. This development comes after Honor India… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) to Now Listed to Receive Android Oreo Update in December

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016), which was originally launched with Android 6.0 Marshmallow in March 2016 and received Android Nougat in August last year, is now set to receive Android 8.0 Oreo in December. Last month, the Samsung Members app showed that the Galaxy J7 (2016) is among the devices that are receiving last year’s Android version in 2019. The latest revelation, however, shows a revised roadmap… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 Update Gets August Android Security Patch, Other Improvements

Xiaomi Mi A1, the Chinese phone maker’s first Android One-based smartphone, has started receiving a software update that includes the August 2018 Android security patch. While the update is rolling out over-the-air (OTA), users can also flash the Fastboot ROM. As per the changelog, the August 2018 security update improves security and comes with some bug fixes. The update also… Read More »

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 Gets August Android Security Patch via Software Update

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 has received a new software update that brings the August 2018 Android security patch. The update is rolling out in batches as a firmware-over-the-air (FOTA) package. Notably, the latest update comes weeks after Asus started selling the ZenFone Max Pro M1 6GB RAM variant in India. While the 3GB RAM version of the ZenFone Max Pro M1 comes… Read More »

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, the tech giant states that it is working on… Read More »

Jio Phone Now Supports Google Maps With New Software Update

Google Maps on Jio Phone HIGHLIGHTS Google Assistant is the latest Google app on KaiOS YouTube and WhatsApp arrive on the Jio Phone on July 21 Jio Phone 2 will be released on August 15 Jio Phone 2, successor to last year’s Jio Phone, which runs KaiOS, was announced earlier this month at parent company Reliance Industries Limited’s AGM 2018. Back in… Read More »