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Google Assistant tests a more compact UI for setting reminders

While Google hasn't officially revealed the Pixel 4 series, we know pretty much everything about the upcoming devices. Several leaks have surfaced over the past month, revealing most of the new hardware and software features. Among these is the new Google Assistant app that the company showcased at Google I/O earlier this year. The new...

Huami Amazfit GTS, the Apple Watch lookalike, launched in India for ₹9,999 (~$140)

Chinese wearables manufacturer Huami first unveiled its new Amazfit GTS at an event in China earlier this year in August. However, it didn't make its way to the Indian market immediately after launch. Instead, the company brought the Huami Amazfit GTR to the country late last month. Now, a month after its launch in China,...

[Update: Launched for $549/€549] The Dual-Screen Nubia Z20 launches in North America and Europe next month

ZTE's Nubia sub-brand showed off the dual-screen Nubia Z20 earlier this year, and consumers in the US, Canada, EU, and the UK will soon be able to purchase their own. While other manufacturers have resorted to waterdrop notches, pop-up cameras, "pizza-slice"/"shark-fin" cameras and hole-punch displays to eliminate bezels in the pursuit of touting an all-screen...

Huawei Mate 20 Pro owners are receiving EMUI 10 update based on Android 10

Huawei has been working on its latest EMUI 10, based on Android 10, for quite some time now. At IFA 2019 last month, Huawei shared the update roadmap for 13 Huawei and Honor phones that would receive the Android 10-based EMUI 10 update. Earlier this week the company added 20 more devices to its update...

Samsung announces Android 10-based One UI 2.0 beta for the Galaxy S10

Earlier this month, Samsung announced the One UI 2.0 beta program for Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, and Galaxy S10e users in its home country of South Korea. Following that, the company announced the One UI 2/Android 10 beta within the Samsung Members app. However, it didn't share when the beta would go live. While we've...

Android 10 internal beta leaks for the Nokia 6.1, 6.1 Plus, 7 Plus, and 7.1

Following the recent rollout of Android 10 on the Nokia 8.1, HMD Global is now prepping up to release the update for other devices in its lineup. The company had previously shared the Android 10 update roadmap for its devices, with the Nokia 7.1 set to receive the update in Q4 2019. Now, leaked beta...

Magisk v20 stable release now fully supports Android 10

Magisk has become so popular over the past few years that there is no need for introductions now. But in case you need one, it is a systemless interface that started off as a simple systemless root method and an alternative to SuperSU, the leading root method back then, and has since evolved to a...

Make the Community Stronger & Give Back: Become a Mod on XDA

Have you been a member of the forum for at least one year? Do you have at least 500 posts? Have you gotten a lot out of XDA over the years? Do you wish that you could do something to give back to the community? Maybe you’re a bit OCD and just need some cleaning to do? Then perhaps applying...

OxygenOS Open Beta 3 for the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro brings Work-Life Balance mode to Indian users

OnePlus devices come with their own custom UX, OxygenOS, which maintains proximity to stock Android while still mixing in some of its spice through additional features. The company maintains two public release tracks for its devices: the Stable branch and the Open Beta branch. There is another Closed Beta branch for internal testing, but those...

Android 10 ports are now available for the Realme 3 Pro, Samsung Galaxy S7, Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite, Lenovo ZUK Z1, and Sony Xperia XA2

Google officially started rolling out the stable build of Android 10 early last month. Since then, only a handful of devices have received the update. These include phones from the Pixel series, the Essential PH-1, the Redmi K20 Pro and the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro. However, a vast majority of older devices haven't...

[Update: Galaxy S10 Lite too] Samsung may be planning to release an affordable Galaxy Note 10 Lite

There have been rumblings of Samsung working on yet another Galaxy Note 10 model. A model number was recently discovered that matched up with other Note models and seemed to follow the rumored "affordable" Galaxy Fold's numbering pattern. A new report claims Samsung has settled on a name and it will be the Galaxy Note...

OnePlus Switch update brings back support for iPhone data migration

Just about a year ago, OnePlus updated the OnePlus Switch app to support iPhones. The app aims to make it easier for iPhone users to switch to a OnePlus device. However, it was broken earlier this year when Apple cracked down on the use of enterprise certificates. The latest beta update to OnePlus Switch brings...