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Android, Android Phone, Operating System, Products

What is Android One?

October 18, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Android One is the feature to look for if you want a phone with Android designed exactly as Google intended, but don’t want to spend money on a Google Pixel 3. Android One is a version of the Android platform […]


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Google’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL get three years of guaranteed Android updates

October 10, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

It’s never fair to compare the adoption rate of a new iOS version with official Android distribution numbers, as Apple controls its entire mobile ecosystem, while Google allows third-party hardware manufacturers to make their own software choices. But it’s certainly […]


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Android Pie on the Galaxy S9 to have a native dark theme, here’s what it looks like

October 5, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

The Galaxy S9 is bound to receive Android 9.0 Pie very soon, and software builds for the device have already appeared online, allowing adventurous developers to sideload the build and test it out on their own devices. We’ve already been […]


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Huawei Mate 10 Pro scores stable Android Pie update in Europe, global spread to follow

October 1, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

The world’s second-largest smartphone vendor is not usually the fastest company to bring the newest Android versions to its previous-gen flagship models, but in anticipation of a fast-approaching Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro announcement, Huawei has a very pleasant […]


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Android 9 Pie update for Nokia 7 Plus enters ‘final round of tests’

September 26, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

HMD Global may not have any Nokia-branded flagship products scheduled for a release by the end of the year, but a couple of upper mid-rangers are expected to break cover next week with Snapdragon 710 processing power. Given the company’s […]


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Google’s first Android phone rivaled the original iPhone like earlier brands never could

September 24, 2018

Via: CNET

Google’s first Android phone turned 10 years old yesterday. It’s hard to believe that the phone that started it all, the HTC Dream — called the T-Mobile G1 in the US — suffered such an ugly, clunky beginning. But even […]


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LG V20 receives belated Android Oreo update on Verizon

September 18, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

While iOS 12 has just begun rolling out for iPhones as old and modest as the 5s, 6, and SE, the world’s first device to run Android 7.0 Nougat out the box back in 2016 is now getting its over-the-air […]


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Best Android Go smartphones available in the US today (and more to come)

September 14, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Google has been known to take both hardware and software risks other mobile tech companies can’t really afford, trying different things, starting different programs and initiatives, constantly rebranding products and refocusing efforts in an attempt to meet existing customer needs, […]


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Nokia 7 Plus gets unexpected Android 9 Pie beta build ahead of future stable update

September 11, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

There was a bit of confusion surrounding the stable Android 9 Pie update for HMD Global’s respected Nokia 7 Plus last month, with the air ultimately cleared by Juho Sarvikas’ promise of an official September rollout. But even though the […]


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Huawei Android Pie update is just around the corner

September 10, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

The Huawei Android Pie update is just around the corner. Last month the company announced users that they should expect the new OS version early September. It is already close to mid-September, but the company is still going to deliver […]