Apple starts selling officially refurbished iPhone XS and XS Max

If you want an iPhone but don’t want to shell out $999+, a good choice has always been purchasing a unit that has been officially refurbished by Apple. And starting today, that’s become an option for the iPhone XS and XS Max. If you’re in the US, you can get either of these refurbished straight from the company’s … Read more Apple starts selling officially refurbished iPhone XS and XS Max

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

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

OnePlus 5 Starts Receiving Oreo-Based OxygenOS 5.0.1 Update After OxygenOS 5.0 Update Pulled

Within days of the OxygenOS 5.0 update being suspended due to a bug, OnePlus is now rolling out the OxygenOS 5.0.1 update to the OnePlus 5. A ‘staged rollout’ of the OxygenOS 5.0.1 update is in progress. The changelog remains similar to the previous version, apart from a couple of additions such as bug fixes for third party camera apps … Read more OnePlus 5 Starts Receiving Oreo-Based OxygenOS 5.0.1 Update After OxygenOS 5.0 Update Pulled

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

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, … Read more Asus ZenFone 4 Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

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 … Read more Sony Xperia XZ Premium Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

Xiaomi Diwali With Mi Sale Will See Offers on All Products, Starts September 27

Xiaomi is in a festive mood as it has begun selling its range of products at discounted prices across partner platforms. We reported earlier on Thursday that some of Xiaomi’s bestselling products including the Redmi Note 4 and Mi Max 2 are on offer during Amazon and Flipkart’s ongoing festive sale. Additionally, Xiaomi will continue the festivities with … Read more Xiaomi Diwali With Mi Sale Will See Offers on All Products, Starts September 27

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Starts Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update With MIUI 8.5.4.0

Xiaomi has started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat update to Redmi Note 4 users, including those in India. The update arrives via OTA, and not all users seem to have received it yet. The roll out seems to be in phases, and therefore not all users will get it immediately. Interestingly, the Android 7.0 Nougat … Read more Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Starts Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update With MIUI 8.5.4.0

OnePlus 5 Starts Receiving OxygenOS 4.5.5 Update With Wi-Fi, Voice Calling Improvements

Just a week after the OxygenOS 4.5.3 rollout, OnePlus has now rolled out yet another software update for its OnePlus 5(Review) users. The latest OxygenOS 4.5.5 update brings bug fixes, performance improvements, Wi-Fi connectivity improvements, voice calling improvements, and much more. In between, OnePlus has also rolled out a quick OxygenOS 4.5.4 update for users in Netherlands fixing 4G … Read more OnePlus 5 Starts Receiving OxygenOS 4.5.5 Update With Wi-Fi, Voice Calling Improvements