Xiaomi Launches its Own In-House “Surge S1” SoC with the new Xiaomi Mi 5C

The mobile SoC market for Android is majorly dominated by the likes of Qualcomm and MediaTek, along with participation by other makers like Samsung and Huawei. Now we can add...

XDA Forums Live for MWC 2017 Devices!

This year’s Mobile World Congress was a busy affair — OEMs from all across the world converged under one roof to announce their newest products. We saw devices ranging from dumbphones...

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Sailfish OS Port for the Lenovo Zuk Z1

Own a Lenovo Zuk Z1 and want something new to try out? Check out this port of Sailfish OS 2.0.5.8 by XDA Member aki237. It’s based off of a Cyanogenmod...
February 27, 2017 11:00 PM

Hardware Mod to Fix Display Flickering, Overheating, and Reboots on the LG G3

With a little bit of thermal grease and aluminum foil, you can temporarily solve display flickering, overheating, and frequent reboots on your LG G3. XDA Senior Member IngJulian_RVLX has put together...
February 27, 2017 8:30 PM

Learn to Hack

Today we are looking at a great deal for an Ethical Hacker Bonus Bundle. It’s like that movie Hackers but less cool and without Angelina Jolie. While this bundle of courses is valued at $681, it’s currently on sale for 92% off at only $49, but then you can use coupon code LEARN50 for another 50% off …

Dynamically Manage the Theme on your Windows 10 Mobile with DHTPersonalization

Although the Portal usually covers Android related topics, we still recognize the popularity of Windows 10 Mobile on our forums. If you own a Windows 10 Mobile device that is...
February 27, 2017 4:40 PM

Mod to Enable Fingerprint Unlocking after a Reboot on the Moto Z Play

XDA Senior Member S3V3N has posted a guide on how to enable unlocking your device with a fingerprint after a reboot. It involves decompiling your SystemUI.apk file and making a minor edit...
February 27, 2017 3:30 PM

ShortCutter lets you Customize your Quick Setting Tiles on Android Nougat

XDA Recognized Developer LeeDroid has created an application that allows you to perform various actions from your quick setting tiles as well as launch applications or websites. If you have root or...
February 27, 2017 2:45 PM

EMUI 5.1 is in Testing Phases for the Huawei Mate 9, Brings Improved Touch Response and Wifi Throughput

Merely a day after the Huawei P10 and P10 Plus with EMUI 5.1 was officially announced, we now have word that EMUI 5.1 is in testing for the Huawei Mate...
February 27, 2017 1:36 PM

Suamp is an Audio Player with Support for YouTube Audio Playback

XDA Junior Member Ionut Cristea has created an application that allows you to play local audio files as well as search YouTube to play audio-only from videos or playlists.
February 27, 2017 1:00 PM

How to Copy Desktop Chrome Bookmarks to CAF-based Chromium Browsers

Google recently killed bookmark sync support for third-party Chrome browsers, so there isn’t any way to sync your bookmarks. At the very least, you can manually add all of your...
February 27, 2017 12:30 PM

Jolla Collaborates with Sony Open Devices to Bring Sailfish OS to Xperia Devices

Jolla’s open source Sailfish OS has been able to grab our attention at XDA over the years. The company’s mobile software platform recently received certification for both government and corporate use in Russia....
February 27, 2017 12:00 PM

Lenovo Announces the Tab 4 8, Tab 4 8 Plus, Tab 4 10 and Tab 4 10 Plus at MWC

Lenovo is also at MWC this year and they just announced a slew of new devices in an oft-forgotten category: the Android tablet. There will be four devices in a...
February 27, 2017 10:45 AM

ZTE Debuts the Blade V8 Lite and Blade V8 Mini at MWC 2017

ZTE originally announced the Blade V8 Pro at CES earlier this year and shortly afterwards we started to hear about rumors of the existence of other variants in this series....
February 27, 2017 9:53 AM

Get Sticky Password Premium Lifetime Subscription for Much Less Than LastPass

The lifetime subscription of Sticky Password Premium is valued at $149. Right now you can get this plan for 80% off which ends up being $29.99. If you buy the competing...
February 27, 2017 9:50 AM