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Root Available for BLU R1 HD Prime

If you snagged yourself a BLU R1 HD from Amazon as part of its deal for Prime members, you’d be glad to know that root is now available for the...
July 25, 2016 8:41 AM

[Exclusive] New Information About Google’s Allo Has Emerged

XDA-Developers has since been contacted by a trusted source close to the matter, who wished to remain anonymous. We endorse the veracity of the claim given the source’s relationship to both XDA...
July 24, 2016 2:25 PM

Good Phones at Any Price: The Best By-product of the Affordable Flagship

The affordable flagship has been a well-documented phenomenon that has given us a lot to talk about throughout the past two years. Setting their sights on flagship specifications, various OEMs have managed...
July 24, 2016 12:25 PM

XOSP ROM Review for OnePlus 3

  XOSP Settings Let’s take a look at some of the personalization options in in the settings menu. You can toggle things like the XOSP logo, SU indicator and Headset...
July 23, 2016 3:24 PM

The Chuwi Vi10 Plus is a $169 10.8″ Tablet that runs Remix OS (and optionally Windows 10 for $239)

Android tablets unfortunately don’t get a lot of love these days, for many quite understandable reasons. They’re generally pricy and the software experience just isn’t that great, at least compared...
July 23, 2016 1:43 PM

What’s a Mod, Tweak or App That You Can’t Live Without?

With the new Android version fast approaching public release, it’s a good idea to refresh our memories on the things that we certainly can’t live without in our current setups....
July 23, 2016 9:59 AM

Cyanogen Inc. Lays Off 30 of its Staff; May Turn from OS Towards Apps

Remember Cyanogen Inc.? Yeah, the same company whose top executives were reported as expressing their intention to “put a bullet through Google’s head“. The Cyanogen Inc. (not to be confused with...
July 23, 2016 9:28 AM

XDA Friday 7/22/16

The weekend has arrived! Let’s recap some of the most interesting articles from XDA this week. Android N Developer Preview 5 Released; Public Rollout “Later This Summer” The last Developer...
July 22, 2016 3:20 PM

Meizu MX6 Now Has its Own Subforum!

The deca-core Meizu MX6, released just last week, now has its own dedicated sub forum! Reach out to fellow MX6 users and share your own custom software creations!
July 22, 2016 2:59 PM

The Modular Concept: Why a Change of Direction Is Needed

Have modular phones failed, is it too early to give up hope on what looked to be such a promising market? To set the stage, the LG G5 released as...
July 22, 2016 11:33 AM

Win 1 of 20 Tronsmart QC 3.0, Type C Power Banks *Winners*

These sleek power banks would normally set you back $35 and feature a standard QC 3.0 and a USB Type-C port meaning you can charge two devices at the same...
July 22, 2016 11:00 AM

Smartwatches in the Developing World: Why Success is Hard to Come by

But even then, there’s an unproportionately large friction when it comes to the adoption of smart wearables, mainly watches, in the developing world when compared to the developed parts of...
July 22, 2016 9:58 AM