Google introduced the Nexus 6, the latest flagship Nexus smartphone made by Motorola few hours back. Today Motorola has confirmed that the Nexus 6 will roll in 28 countries, including India, across Europe, Asia-Pacific and North America starting later this year. The Nexus 6 is the first smartphone made by Motorola and it is based on the design of the New Motorola Moto X.
Google Nexus 6 specifications
5.96 (1440×2560 pixels) 16:9 AMOLED display with 493 ppi, Corning ...
Price the only deterrent for not recommending this device
At an event in Delhi on October 14, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 was launched for a whopping and mind boggling price tag of Rs 58,300 or $949 (best price). It will be made available from October 17 in offline and online market places, incidentally same day iPhone 6 and 6 Plus is supposed to hit the Indian stores too.
At the launch event, I spent some time with Samsung Gala...
Google just announced the Android L as Android 5.0 Lollipop. Motorola has confirmed that both the generations of Moto X and Moto G, Moto G LTE, Moto E, Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx, and Droid Mini would be upgraded to Android 5.0 Lollipop.
We are excited to confirm that this latest and greatest Android release will also come to our other devices as part of our ongoing software strategy to provide fast updates to our pure Android experience.
said Motorola in a official blog po...
Looks like Google is finally going head-on with Apple in the tablet space, with the just announced Nexus 9 in partnership with HTC. The Nexus 9 comes with a 4:3 aspect ratio screen, unlike all the previous Nexus tablets and hence becomes a legitimate competitor to the iPad mini. Designed in collaboration with HTC, the Nexus 9 features a soft touch back and a metallic frame, lending a premium look and feel for the device. The 8.9″ 2048×1536 screen is supported by the 64-bit...
Google has officially introduced its next generation Nexus smartphone. The announcement was made through a blog post and there wasn’t any special event as rumoured before. Google has chosen Motorola as its manufacturing partner.
As the name itself suggests, the Nexus 6 comes with a 6-inch display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, which accounts to a pixel density of 496ppi.
Under the hood, there’s a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 chipset with 2.65GHz quad-core CPU po...
Google has officially taken wraps off its next version of Android that will be called as Lollipop. The version 5.0 that was previewed as Android L at I/O conference this June has been announced by Sundar Pichai, Google’s senior vice president of Android and Chrome, in a company blog post.
Google also announced its flagship smartphone Nexus 6 and tablet Nexus 9 along with the Nexus Player today. All the three devices will be the first one to run on the latest Android 5.0...
The company has confirmed that the flagship phablet will hit across Indian stores for a whopping ₹58,300 on 17 October. It is interesting to note that Samsung has decided to launch Qualcomm Snapdragon series CPU variant in the subcontinent, unlike previous years, where the devices used to come in Exynos chipsets.
For the uninitiated, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 sports feature-rich super AMOLED QHD (2560x1440p) display with a staggering pixel density of 515 ppi (pixels per inc...
OnePlus did not announce a speaker in partnership with JBL as we expected, but it has has unveiled JBL E1+ Earphones at the event in China. The new in-ear Earphones have premium 9mm JBL drivers with PureBass technology that promises crystal clear sound, full-range frequency response. It has angled ear-tubes, multiple eartip sizes and has in-line three-button remote with microphone that lets you answer calls, skip tracks and take pictures.
It comes in OnePlus Red col...
Xiaomi has finally rolled out an update for Indian users that fixes several issues, including heating issues with improved thermal control algorithm to regulate temperature, improved RAM availability in MIUI to prevent background apps getting killed , better UI performance by fixing issues such as frame rate drops and UI lag when performing intensive tasks like gaming.
The latest update would also improve the battery life since it reduces the device’s temperature. Xiao...
The apps we're about to introduce you to are of a rare kind – apps that you realize you've been needing all along soon after you start using them. Their job seems quite simple and rather insignificant at a glance, but trust us, they can make your life easier. At least a bit.
So, what do they do? Well, think of them as automatic notification forwarding apps. Each time a notification appears on your Android smartphone or tablet, a pop-up window with that notification will be displayed on your computer's desktop as well. In other words, you will know who that text message is from, who just sent you email, who is calling, what app just got updated, what's next on your calendar, and more wi...
The Nexus 5 is a high-quality tool and Android four.four KitKat is a superb replace, however the new Google experience Launcher isn’t everyone’s favourite. sure, it brings Google Now integration proper to your homescreen and means that you can operate a voice search just by way of announcing “good enough, Google” on any homescreen panel, however for some people its an enormous battery draining launcher and some might want the outdated launcher back. neatly, we’re going to inform you how to just do that.
The Google expertise Launcher is pre-put in on the Nexus 5, however you received’t find this homescreen expertise with the KitKat update for your Nexus four. as an alternative, you’re g...
As of version 2.0, the Google Hangouts app for Android can handle SMS messages as well as regular instant messages. When you start it up for the first time you'll be asked if you want to use Hangouts for SMS or not. Tap yes and your existing messages are imported into the app, and you'll receive future SMS notifications through Hangouts instead of your preloaded SMS app. Tap "Maybe later" and you'll continue using your preloaded Messaging app.
But what if you've tried it and want out? Well, turns out there's a simple way to disable SMS in Hangouts and go back to using the built-in app.
To disable SMS in Hangouts after you've enabled it — or enable it after you've chosen not to —...
the new Google expertise Launcher in Android four.4 KitKat has got an entire bunch of enhancements over the earlier model. There are new colors, new icons, new default apps and new capabilities like the flexibility to launch Google Now with a merely swipe gesture on the homescreen.
Wallpapers are full screen now, and if you happen to flaunt one thing like the Nexus 5, it is possible for you to to launch Voice Search right away from the homescreen through just talking out "good enough, Google". in case you are interested to check out it out, here are the three App APKs you must download and set up:
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PreBuiltGmsCore (Google Play services four.zero)
If you are having a Nexus 4 Android smartphone, then you can now install the latest version of Ubuntu OS. While this is the first time Ubuntu has made this official to the Nexus 4 and Galaxy Nexus smartphones. The best part of this update is that it comes with a whole new user interface which was earlier showcased in MWC 2013, Barcelona. You can also check out the screen capture mentioned below to get an idea on how this Ubuntu OS looks like. So, after following the list of quick pre requisites, you can then head over to the detailed guide which will help you update the device. Compared the Jellybean Release, Ubuntu OS comes with a different interface all together.
Quick Pre Requisites...
The Samsung Galaxy word three is definitely some of the absolute best Android smartphones / phablets presently, and one of the features in it are exclusive most effective to it and now not available in another software. for instance, the Air Command function for the S Pen. but due to the builders at the XDA discussion board, one can attempt to get those on their Samsung Galaxy notice II, the predecessor device that was launched ultimate 12 months. It did come with the S Pen, but the functionality used to be fairly restricted, and the observe three′s S Pen got moderately an enormous upgrade.
The MOD you can be using on the Galaxy observe II would deliver within the following features fr...
Country: Open Asia
Version: Android 4.3
Build date: Tue, 8 Oct 2013 23:29:05 +0000
Product Code: OLB
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- Extract (unzip) the firmware file
- Download Odin3 v3.09 (From here or here)
- Extract Odin .ZIP file
- Open Odin3 v3.09
- Restart phone in download mode (Press and hold Home + Power + Volume down buttons)
- Connect phone and wait until you get a blue sign in Odin
- Add AP_I9505XXUEMJ3_1840064_REV06_user_low_ship_MULTI_CERT.tar.md5 to AP
- Add BL_I9505XXUEMJ3_1840064_REV06_user...
While there are quite a few number of smartphones which are actually awesome but unfortunately lack the external sd card slot. While the manufacturer may defend the same on the name of enough on board storage or might just refer to enough Cloud based Storage solutions. So, for all those who want to still make use of a solution which will allow you to expand the memory of your Android phone which doesn’t have the micro SD card slot, then thanks to USB Specification called “USB On the Go (OTG)” which adds more storage to your device by just plugging in a flash drive. So, let’s check out on how you can expand an “unexpandable” Android Phone/ tablet.
Note: Following this procedure won’t ro...
Samsung and the TouchWiz UI are inseparable when you talk of their Android devices, but when you talk about the speed of the interface, it’s not always the best in comparison to the other smartphones and the reason for that is not always the interface itself but the way we use it and set options in it.
There are a lot of features in the Galaxy devices which eat up the battery, as well as make the device slow on performance. Below are a few basic tips that would help you increase the speed and performance of the Samsung devices with the TouchWiz interface.
Increase Samsung TouchWiz UI Performance – Tips
Close Apps through Multitasking Window
The multitasking window in most of...
Google was expected to update its own tracking service, known as Android Device Manager with the remote locking feature. The newest security option is now available on the ADM dashboard and you can remotely lock your smartphone from the web interface.
The newest feature allows you to lock your smartphone with a new password that changes any previous screen unlock setting. Of course, you can reset the password once you find your lost or stolen Android device.
The update will be added automatically to the Google Settings app and you need to enable the “allow remote lock and factory reset” option to be able to use it from the web interface.
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