Vivo starts selling the Y93s – a Y93 with a Helio P22 and double the storage

Vivo has retooled its Y93 with a MediaTek Helio P22 chipset (to replace the Qualcomm Snapdragon 439), doubled the built-in storage to 128GB an appended an s to the name – meet the vivo Y93s. The phone is built around the same blueprint – a 6.2-inch 720x1520px display with a teardrop-styled notch for the 8MP […]

WhatsApp Starts Testing ‘Suspicious Link Detection’ Feature to Limit Spam Circulation: Report

In another move to put a stop to the circulation of spam on its platform, WhatsApp is working on a Suspicious Link Detection feature. The new feature, which is presently said to be under testing, helps users detect suspicious links available within their WhatsApp messages. It is a part of the WhatsApp beta for Android version 2.18.204 […]

Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL) Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

A couple of months after its debut on the ZenFone 3 Deluxe (ZS550KL) variant, Android 8.0 Oreo has now reached the Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL). The new Android update brings tons of core Android Oreo features and removes some of the pre-installed apps. Users can download the latest Android experience via an FOTA (firmware-over-the-air) package that is rolling […]

Mi A1 Finally Starts Getting Android 8.0 Oreo as Xiaomi Pushes OTA Update

Xiaomi has finally started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo to the Xiaomi Mi A1. The smartphone was launched under Google’s Android One programme with Android 7.1.2 Nougat back in September and was promised to receive an update to Android Oreo by the end of 2017. The new Android version started rolling out as a progressive over-the-air (OTA) update on December 31, fulfilling […]

Asus ZenFone 4 Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

Asus has announced that it has started rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo for the ZenFone 4. The latest Android experience comes through a FOTA (firmware-over-the-air) update that will be available in batches for the ZenFone 4 (ZE554KL) model. The entire Asus ZenFone 4 series, comprising the ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Selfie, ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, ZenFone 4 Pro, and their numerous variants, […]

HTC U11 Life Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

HIGHLIGHTS Unlocked HTC U11 Life has started getting Android Oreo update HTC VP for Product Management Mo Versi announced the new update Previously, HTC U11 received Android 8.0 Oreo Days after a similar update debuted for the U11, HTC U11 Life has now started receiving an Android Oreo update. HTC launched the U11 Life as its new affordable smartphone earlier this […]

Sony Xperia XZ Premium Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

Sony has started rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update for its Xperia XZ Premium. The update was originally expected for December, but the Japanese company had evidently sped up the process, and has brought the latest software to its high-end smartphone that was launched with Android 7.1 Nougat at MWC 2017. The Android Oreo update brings the Xperia XZ Premium closer to the […]

New update starts hitting Nokia 8

There are rumors that the Nokia 8 won’t be getting Android 7.1.2 at all. Reports say the phone will directly be updated to Android Oreo, which is expected to happen soon. Original story follows: HMD has started pushing out a new update to the Nokia 8. Weighing in at around 295MB, it’s a security update that […]

LG V30 Global Rollout Begins; Starts Shipping to South Korea This Week

LG’s V30 smartphone has finally started shipping to different markets. The company on Wednesday confirmed that the LG V30 smartphone will be shipping to South Korea starting this week. It added that the new premium smartphone from LG will be also heading to North America, Europe, and other key markets in “the days and weeks […]