Huawei P9 might not get the Android 8.0 Oreo update
19 June 2018

Huawei P9 might not get the Android 8.0 Oreo update

Even though Huawei launched the beta testing of the Android 8.0 Oreo on some of its older devices two months ago, including the Huawei P9 and P9 Plus, someone from the UK support staff claims that the P9 won't be getting the much-needed Oreo...
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Huawei P20 Pro update adds automatic super slow motion video function
19 June 2018

Huawei P20 Pro update adds automatic super slow motion video function

Huawei is rolling out an OTA update for the P20 Pro, version number B131. The major change in this update is that Huawei has added automatic functionality for the super slow motion video feature. Similar to the Samsung Galaxy S9, the P20 Pro can...
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Bluetooth certification confirms the Nokia X6 will go global
19 June 2018

Bluetooth certification confirms the Nokia X6 will go global

HMD Global held an event last month and unveiled the long-anticipated Nokia X6, which took the Internet by a storm and was widely accepted by the Android community. But many were disappointed by the fact that the handset will only be available in...
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New Honor 10 update brings EIS and Party Mode
19 June 2018

New Honor 10 update brings EIS and Party Mode

Huawei held a massive event in London back in May where the Honor 10 was announced. The device appeared in stores immediately after that and people started buying it. Owners of the flagship in India has just started receiving their first OTA update...
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Sony Xperia XZ3 with 1440 x 2880 screen shows up on GFXBench
19 June 2018

Sony Xperia XZ3 with 1440 x 2880 screen shows up on GFXBench

A GFXBench score sheet just showed up listing a good portion of what is believed to be the next mainstream Xperia flagship, the Xperia XZ3. Some of the specs were already known, but there are a few other surprises along the way. The model...
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Garmin launches fēnix 5 Plus multisport GPS watch
19 June 2018

Garmin launches fēnix 5 Plus multisport GPS watch

Sitting at the peak of its wearable range, the oft-rumored fēnix 5 Plus Series has been announced, adding maps, music, Garmin Pay and wrist-based Pulse Ox to its multisport GPS watch series. New headline features include: 16GB of...
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Apple expects 45 million preorders of the 6.5” OLED iPhone
19 June 2018

Apple expects 45 million preorders of the 6.5” OLED iPhone

Apple is launching three iPhones in 2018, according to numerous sources and analysts. Two of the devices will have an OLED panel, while the third one will be the most affordable one with a 6.1” LCD panel. Latest inside info, coming from South...
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Huawei filed a patent for bezel-less smartphone design
19 June 2018

Huawei filed a patent for bezel-less smartphone design

A patent filed by Huawei back in February just surfaced describing a semi-modular design that allows for even thinner bezels while still maintaining essential features like water and dust resistance and anti-static properties. Huawei's take...
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MIUI 9.5 ROM now available for Xiaomi Mi 8 and Mi 8 SE
19 June 2018

MIUI 9.5 ROM now available for Xiaomi Mi 8 and Mi 8 SE

Xiaomi has announced the release of MIUI 9.5 ROM for its Mi 8 and 8 SE smartphones. Specifically, it's the China Stable V9.5 ROM that we are talking about here. Post update, the MIUI version of your Mi 8 and 8 SE units should be V9.5.6.0 (OEACNFA)...
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Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium sample photos pop up
19 June 2018

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium sample photos pop up

Sony's latest premium flagship, the XZ2 Premium, has been available for pre-order in some markets but we still haven't had the chance to assess the device as a whole. In the meantime, we can only gather some small bits and pieces on the web. The...
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Oppo Find X goes official with a pop-up slider with three cameras
19 June 2018

Oppo Find X goes official with a pop-up slider with three cameras

One pop-up camera? Puh-lease! The Oppo Find X has three cameras mounted on one pop-up mechanism – dual cam on the back, single on the front. There’s a 3D facial scanning system as well. The mechanism is motorized and can pop up in half a second....
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Deals: eBay UK offers 20% off on many phones and gadgets
19 June 2018

Deals: eBay UK offers 20% off on many phones and gadgets

There’s a multi-seller promo starting up on eBay UK that includes 23 big names in tech and fashion. There’s a 20% off coupon code that can be used twice per account - PARTY20. The deal is for UK buyers only and will end this Friday (June 22) at...
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Apple told to cough up $9 million in fines by Australian court for misleading consumers
19 June 2018

Apple told to cough up $9 million in fines by Australian court for misleading consumers

An Australian court has imposed a penalty of $9 million on Apple after it was found the company made false and misleading statements to some iPhone and iPad users in the country. It all started last year when Australian Competition and Consumer...
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Verizon Moto Z Droids getting Oreo, T-mobile Galaxy S8 gets June patch
19 June 2018

Verizon Moto Z Droids getting Oreo, T-mobile Galaxy S8 gets June patch

Verizon has started pushing a new update to Motorola Moto Z Droid and Moto Z Force Droid smartphones on its network. The update - which arrives as software version OCL27.76-69-4 - brings along Android Oreo OS. Needless to say, all the usual...
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Alleged Xiaomi Mi Max 3 gets TENAA certified with 6.9-inch screen, dual rear camera
19 June 2018

Alleged Xiaomi Mi Max 3 gets TENAA certified with 6.9-inch screen, dual rear camera

Last month, Xiaomi officially confirmed the existence of the Mi Max 3, saying the device will be made official sometime in July. And now, three models of a Xiaomi phone alleged to be the Mi Max 3 have been certified by China's TENAA. Mi Max...
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Android Messages finally gets a web interface
19 June 2018

Android Messages finally gets a web interface

We knew it was coming, and today, Google has announced that its official SMS/messaging app Messages is now available on the web. The company says it was one of the top requested features by users. "Today and over the next week, we’ll begin...
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Google Home and Chromecast have a serious privacy issue
19 June 2018

Google Home and Chromecast have a serious privacy issue

A serious privacy issue is plaguing Google's Home and Chromecast devices. Security researchers have found an authentication weakness which when exploited allows these devices to leak your precise location. The problem basically has its roots in...
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Rumored Oppo Find X pricing puts it right against the vivo NEX S
18 June 2018

Rumored Oppo Find X pricing puts it right against the vivo NEX S

The Oppo Find X promises a unique design, but will it have a price to match or will it be something reasonable? Chatter on Weibo indicates that the phone will cost CNY 4,500 ($700/€600), on par with the vivo NEX S. Alleged pricing for the...
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You can’t hail an Uber via Google Maps anymore
18 June 2018

You can’t hail an Uber via Google Maps anymore

A while back, Google introduced support for displaying ride sharing apps and their estimated rates right from Google Maps’ view of different transit and transportation directions. At first, Uber was the only ride sharing app to show up in Google...
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Chrome Gold Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium leaks in a live image
18 June 2018

Chrome Gold Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium leaks in a live image

The Xperia XZ2 Premium has only barely gone on sale in select markets and going up for pre-order in others, but the dual-camera Sony handset is only available in Chrome Black and Chrome Silver. A new report suggests that the Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium...
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