Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out for HTC One A9 in India

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HTC had launched One A9 in India in December 2015 and it came with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The phone has now started receiving Android Nougat 7.0 update in the country. HTC One A9 user @neelgaganslg has shared a screenshot of the update on Twitter.
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A bloggers day out with Selfie Expert

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After seeing all the raving reviews and opinions both from our own colleagues as well as other websites, Vignesh from FoneArena was intrigued as to what the fuss behind the OPPO F3 Plus. He asked to use it for a week to see just what was so good about the device. Little did he expect that the phone would win him over so quickly. Here is what he experienced.

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Honor 8 Pro Review

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The Honor 8 was one of the best mid-ranger devices of 2016 especially when it came to the camera performance, design and build quality. However, the small size often put off many prospective buyers who needed a larger device and perhaps something more powerful too. The Honor 8 Pro is the solution to this dilemma. It essentially is a larger and more advanced version of last year’s surprise hit. Let us take a look at the smartphone in detail to see just how good it is.

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A designer’s best friend – OPPO F3 Plus

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The OPPO F3 Plus is a smartphone that makes your personal life a whole lot more fun and entertaining. However, it can also be a tool that is used to make your work flow a whole lot easier and more efficient. We approached a designer at one of Bangalore’s most reputed fashion labels to examine how the phone could help her in her daily work flow.

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OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS 4.1.3 update brings bug fixes, improves stability

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OnePlus today started rolling out OxygenOS 4.1.3 update for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T smartphones. This has similar changelog as the OxygenOS 4.1.0 update that rolled out last month, and even has the same Android security patch for March, 2017, but this includes fixes for Instagram swiping bug and hardware buttons malfunction bug. Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS 4.1.3 update brings bug fixes, improves stability”

Android Nougat adoption hits 4.9% in April

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Android Nougat adoption saw a strong growth in April. The latest Android OS is now present on 4.9% of all Android devices, up from 2.8% in March. Still, Nougat is still struggling to become Google’s dominant mobile platform even after almost six months of its official launch.

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Age of Empires: Castle Siege for Android now available worldwide

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Age of Empires: Castle Siege, cross-platform real-time strategy game was announced for Android earlier this year and was released in select countries last week. After testing the several client architecture, Microsoft has released the game worldwide. Continue reading “Age of Empires: Castle Siege for Android now available worldwide”

Opera Mini gets Opera Cricket to keep track of scores, commentary and more during IPL

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In an attempt to spice up the cricketing season, Opera has rolled out Opera Cricket to keep track of cricket scores during the ongoing IPL season. This feature provides cricket scores, commentary, videos, and notifications as well. Continue reading “Opera Mini gets Opera Cricket to keep track of scores, commentary and more during IPL”

Nubia Z17 mini with 5.2-inch 1080p display, dual 13MP rear cameras, 6GB RAM announced

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ZTE’s nubia brand just announced Nubia Z17 mini, its latest smartphone in the ‘Z Series’ at an event in China, as it had promised. The main highlight of the smartphone is its dual 13-megapixel rear cameras, one with monochrome lens and the other one with RGB lens, offering crisp shots. It has ultra fast focus in 0.1 seconds and supports aperture adjustment from f/1.0 to f/16.0. It also has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with 80-degree wide-angle lens. Continue reading “Nubia Z17 mini with 5.2-inch 1080p display, dual 13MP rear cameras, 6GB RAM announced”

Honor 8 Pro with 5.7-inch Quad HD display, 6GB RAM and 12MP dual rear cameras announced

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Why do bloggers shoot and write about unboxing of a device? Is it because they love to shoot the unwrapping of recyclable plastic? Well, tech bloggers write about unboxing with the hope of actually discovering some truly innovative accessories in the box that add to the experience of using the main guy in the box – the Phone! After over a decade of unappetizing unboxing experiences, we are delighted to introduce a device that will change the afterlife destiny of the box you bring your newly purchased goody, in! Say hello to the truly ‘smart’ device Honor 8 Pro with Honor VR cardboard glasses IN THE BOX! Continue reading “Honor 8 Pro with 5.7-inch Quad HD display, 6GB RAM and 12MP dual rear cameras announced”

Alcatel Flash with 13MP dual rear cameras, 8MP + 5MP dual front cameras with flash announced

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Alcatel has announced Flash, a new smartphone with four cameras, two on the front and two on the back. It has dual 13-megapixel rear cameras, one with monochrome and the other one with RGB lens to capture crisp images as well as background blur.  It also has phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) for quick focus in 0.15 seconds and dual-tone LED flash. There is also a 8-megapixel + 5-megapixel front-facing cameras along with dual-tone LED flash that lets you choose different blur levels with Super Selfie Mode. The camera also supports RAW image capture. Continue reading “Alcatel Flash with 13MP dual rear cameras, 8MP + 5MP dual front cameras with flash announced”

Apple Music for Android gets major overhaul with iOS features, lyrics and more

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Apple has revamped Apple Music for Android with new features and design. The app is getting features like on-screen lyrics, redesigned For You section and more.

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Android overtakes Windows to become world’s most popular OS

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Android has topped Windows for the first time as the most popular OS in the world, according to a latest report from StatCounter. Google’s Android has overtaken Windows in terms of total internet usage across desktop, laptop, tablet and mobile combined.

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Android 7.1.2 update starts rolling out for Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, 5X and more, factory images available

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Even though Google recently released Android O Developer Preview, it is still not over offering Android Nougat updates. Google has started rolling out Android 7.1.2 (Nougat) update for several Nexus and Pixel devices, as expected. Android 7.1.2 beta was released back in January, and as Google had announced earlier, Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 is not getting this update. The update brings several bug fixes, new features, and general performance/stability improvements. Continue reading “Android 7.1.2 update starts rolling out for Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, 5X and more, factory images available”