The Google Pixelbook will be Google’s New Convertible Chromebook, Starting at $1,199

Google is now preparing to announce their newest fleet of in-house devices, which, just like last year, includes their take on many different household electronics. We’ve had our fair share of...

Google Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL Colors Leak, Prices Start at $649/$849 Respectively

The Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL are finally coming, with the Pixel 2 reportedly manufactured by HTC and the Pixel 2 XL made by LG. They will share the same storage...

Latest XDA Features

Chainfire Announces Firmware.mobi, a Website Hosting Stock Boot and Recovery Images

If you’ve ever tried to search for stock images to fastboot flash on your device, it can be pretty annoying. Having to navigate old XDA threads trying to find the...
September 19, 2017 6:16 PM

Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Receives Unofficial Port of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 ROM

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has just been released a few days back, but it’s notable in the software department for being the one and only Samsung phone to run...
September 19, 2017 5:40 PM

Surf the Web Anonymously and Securely with This Trusted VPN

The internet makes our lives easier in every day. We’re able to retrieve data, order gadgets, and access remote servers thousands of miles away in an instant, thanks to powerful, personal computers and mobile devices. Yet the very same devices that place the world within an arm’s reach put us at risk of data infiltration …

Google Daydream View 2017 Refresh Brings New Colors at a $100 Price Point

We’re learning a lot today about the products that Google will allegedly launch this upcoming October 4th. First, we heard additional details of the Google Home Mini. Next up, we’re hearing from...
September 19, 2017 3:36 PM

Google Home Mini Images Leaked, Will Reportedly Cost $50

Google was late to the market with Google Home (and really Google Assistant in general), but the company has slowly been expanding its feature set and making it available to...
September 19, 2017 2:57 PM

Startup Company Wants to Extend Qi Wireless Charging to 12 Inches

Some Android smartphones have had some form of wireless charging for years now. Many have heard of Qi wireless charging, but PMA has been around for a while as well....
September 19, 2017 2:45 PM

Google Nexus 4 Receives a Port of Android 8.0 Oreo

While OEMs ignore some of their older smartphones, the developer community here at XDA continues to work hard to keep them alive. Just yesterday, XDA Recognized Developer Ziyan released their first alpha build...
September 19, 2017 2:10 PM

Android Oreo Bug Causes an Issue with Apps that Inject Context Menu Options

A feature that was introduced in Android 6.0 Marshmallow allowed for 3rd-party applications to add an item to a text’s context menu. This has become a popular option for applications...
September 19, 2017 2:06 PM

Google Play Music Adds an Option to Stop Automatic Playback

There are times in which you connect a Bluetooth device to your smartphone or tablet and find out that Google Play Music, Pandora, or Soundcloud automatically starts music playback. This...
September 19, 2017 1:38 PM

Many LG Phones have a Root Checker Tool which Heavily Slows Down Device Performance

LG once had a mixed stance when it came to modifying their devices, though they’ve opened up in recent years and now most international LG phones have an easy way...
September 19, 2017 1:05 PM

How to Force Apps to Fill the Screen on the Essential Phone

When Andy Rubin first unveiled the Essential Phone, many were amazed by the bezel-less design the company was able to come up with. One feature that stuck out though (literally)...
September 19, 2017 12:26 PM

Unofficial TWRP Recovery Released for Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Exynos)

TWRP has become an essential tool in the life of an Android enthusiast. It’s a must have if you’re serious about modifying your device with custom ROMs, kernels, and more....
September 19, 2017 12:05 PM

Amazon’s New Fire HD 10 Tablet has a 1080p Display for $150

Back in 2015, Amazon added a 10″ tablet to their Fire HD line called the Amazon Fire HD 10. While many were happy to see the other tablets released in...
September 19, 2017 11:26 AM