Tag Archives: Android

Nokia 6 Starts Receiving Android 7.1.2 Nougat Update: Report

HIGHLIGHTS New Nokia 6 update bumps Android version 7.1.2 The update brings October security patch It’s about 665MB in size Nokia licensee HMD Global seems to be keeping its promise of regular updates for its new Android smartphones. Nokia 6, the original comeback smartphone for the iconic brand, is now receiving Android 7.1.2 Nougat update that brings with it the October ... Read More »

Here comes Android 7.0 Nougat for the Galaxy Tab E on Verizon and T-Mobile

Verizon and T-Mobile have released software updates for the Samsung Galaxy Tab E tablets bringing the OS version to Android 7.0 Nougat. Just Nougat, you say, when Oreo is already here? It’s still something for an entry-level/lower-midrange tablet that was launched close to 2 years ago and started out on Lollipop. Verizon has rolled out firmwares for both the Galaxy Tab ... Read More »

Google’s Android Pay gains support for 24 new financial institutions in US

The ever expanding list of Android Pay supported banks/financial institutions has been updated yet again. This time, a total of 24 new names have been added, including Bank of Idaho, Beehive Federal Credit Union, Citizens Bank (WI), Community National Bank & Trust of Texas, and Duke University FCU. Other names are First Community Bank (TX), Great Plains Bank, Guaranty Bank ... Read More »

Android 8.0 Oreo Update Rollout Schedules for Google Pixel, Nokia, OnePlus, Lenovo, Asus, Micromax, and Other Phones

HIGHLIGHTS Android 8.0 Oreo is now available for Pixel and Nexus smartphones Some OnePlus, Asus, Lenovo, HTC phones have been confirmed to get it Major brands like Samsung and Sony are yet to announce their plans Android O is here and it’s named Oreo, but only a small number of users would already have the latest version of the OS on ... Read More »

Android O Update Promised for Entire Asus ZenFone 3, ZenFone 4 Series

HIGHLIGHTS Asus ZenFone 3, ZenFone 4 to receive Android O update ZenFone 4 series to run ZenUI 4.0 out-of-the-box ZenFone 3 to receive ZenUI 4.0 later this year Asus on Thursday revealed its new ZenFone 4 series smartphones at an event in Taiwan. The company alongside also confirmed that the Android O update will be made available for the entire ... Read More »

Android O will be the last major update to hit the OnePlus 3 and 3T

OnePlus’ track record with software support for its devices has been decent for some products, and very bad for others (remember the OnePlus 2 and OnePlus X?). And with the release of the OnePlus 5 it’s understandable that owners of last year’s flagships, the OnePlus 3 and 3T, have gotten a bit antsy not knowing exactly what to expect from this point forward. So today the Chinese company’s ... Read More »

ZTE’s $40 Maven 2 gets Android 7.1.1 before the Galaxy S8

ZTE’s Maven 2 might be a super-cheap, low-end phone, but it can now has something that even some flagships like Galaxy S8 don’t have: Android 7.1.1 OS. The device has started receiving an update that bumps the OS version from 6.0 Marshmallow to 7.1.1 Nougat. AT&T is pushing out the update to units on its network. Carrying a build number of Z831V1.0.0B29 ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Android Nougat Update Confirmed for India Model

HIGHLIGHTS Flipkart banner mentions Android Nougat update for Redmi Note 4 There is no release timeline set for the update as of now Gadgets 360 has learnt the Nougat build is in beta testing phase Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 was left off the list of smartphones getting the MIUI 9 build based on Android 7.0 Nougat when the list was released earlier ... Read More »

iVoomi Me4 and Me5 With 4G VoLTE, Android 7.0 Nougat Launched at Less Than Rs. 4,500

HIGHLIGHTS iVoomi Me4 is available at Rs. 3,499 The Me5 is currently available for Rs. 4,499 iVoomi Me5 comes with a 3000mAH battery Chinese smartphone company iVoomi has launched two new budget smartphones called the iVoomi Me4 and iVoomi Me5 in India. Despite being in the affordable price segment, both the smartphones run Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box, which will be welcomed by ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Mini Is The Compact Android Phone On Par With Google’s Pixel: Rumor

According to a rumor, Samsung might be rekindling its “mini” offering, and this time around, it could be one worth having. Why? Because it could be the Galaxy S8 mini. Now the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S7 skipped out on the mini deal. And sure, the Galaxy S3, Galaxy S4, and Galaxy S5 all have mini versions, but even during ... Read More »