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Samsung unveils two new cheaper tablets: the Galaxy Tab S7 FE and Tab A7 Lite

Samsung has a solid lineup of tablets under their Galaxy Tab lineup, from flagship products with the Galaxy Tab S lineups to other products with more sensible pricing in the Galaxy Tab A lineup. And even with all the faults that currently plague Android tablets themselves, they are currently as good as they get for...

Android 12 blocks third-party apps from replacing the share sheet

Android Sharesheet is the menu that pops out from the bottom when you hit the share button within an app, listing out all the possible sharing options and ways you can share something across. But as you might have noticed, the UI of the Android Sharesheet can look wildly different from app to app. That’s...

The OPPO Watch 2 is reportedly in the works with the Snapdragon Wear 4100

Wear OS, Google's Android-based OS for smartwatches, is finally getting some much-needed love from Google this year. In collaboration with Samsung, Google is rebuilding the wearable platform with new health features and a brand-new UI. Samsung and the Google-owned Fitbit are working on new hardware with the updated OS release, but they're not the only...

Android will soon get better support for Sony’s awesome PS5 controller

It's no secret that Android runs on top of the Linux kernel, which means whenever there's a new Linux kernel feature, it (should) eventually trickle down to Android devices. While the PS5 controller — officially called the DualSense Wireless Controller — works out of the box on many Android devices, its two best features (ie....

Get a OnePlus 8T for just $569, case or screen protector included

The OnePlus 8T was one of the best Android phones of last year, with a massive 120Hz screen, Snapdragon 865 chipset, rapid charging, and four rear cameras. It has gone on sale several times already, more frequently since the 8T was succeeded by the OnePlus 9 series, but now you can get the more expensive...

Microsoft announces four new titles coming to Xbox Games With Gold in June

Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers on the Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S will be getting four free games next month under the Xbox Games with Gold program. In the announcement made by Microsoft, the company said that gamers will have access to The King’s Bird, Shadows: Awakening, NeoGeo Battle Coliseum,...

These phones will keep working on AT&T after the 3G network shutdown

Many of us are ready and waiting for 5G to take off, but it’s difficult for carriers to effectively roll out 5G while still dedicating valuable spectrum to 4G and 3G. That's why carriers have wanted to phase out their 3G networks for several years, but most of the shutdowns have been delayed multiple times....

XDA Basics: How to use Find My Phone on Android

Got a hole in your pocket? We’ve been there where we realize we've lost our phone. Nothing makes a person feel down on their luck quite like reaching into their holster, only to be dismayed when they pull up nothing but lint. I need to find my phone before somebody else gets a hold of...

Microsoft releases Edge 91 with shopping improvements

Right on schedule, Microsoft is releasing Edge 91 today. The company actually confirmed the release earlier this week at Build. It's been on the release schedule for months too. Specifically, what Microsoft announced at Build was that Edge is about to be the fastest browser for Windows 10. Indeed, this was something that it took pride...

Hands-on with the Acer ConceptD 5 and its 16:10 Pantone-Validated screen

Acer held its annual [email protected] event today. It was held virtual, of course, instead of its usual venue in New York City. One thing that didn't stray from the norm is that the company refreshed pretty much its entire line of products. There are new business laptops, gaming PCs, a thin and light Swift X,...

OnePlus Nord receives OxygenOS 11.1.1.3 with May 2021 patches

Over the last few weeks, OnePlus has rolled out the Android security patches for May 2021 to a handful of devices. The company started off with its flagship OnePlus 9 series, which was followed by the OnePlus 9R, the OnePlus 7 series, and the OnePlus 7T series. Last week, OnePlus rolled out a similar OxygenOS...

Hands-on with the SpatialLabs Stereoscopic 3D display on Acer’s new ConceptD

Acer's new ConceptD laptop has a 3D display. Yes, you read that right. Frankly, it's pretty cool. It's called SpatialLabs, and it tracks your eye movements to create varied images that look three-dimensional. Most importantly, you don't need glasses or any special equipment. I know what you're thinking. This sounds a lot like the RED Hydrogen...