Posts From Kishan Vyas

Kishan Vyas
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<p>A loyal Android user since Android 2.1 Eclair. An Android purist. I can be reached at kishanvyas5595@gmail.com</p>

Google’s PhotoScan App Updated with Auto Backup to Google Photos

PhotoScan, which launched back in October of 2016, is a handy little tool from Google that lets you convert your old, printed photos into high-quality digital copies using your phone’s camera. It's not the most original idea—there are plenty of photo-scanning applications in the Google Play Store—but PhotoScan claims to deliver better results by leveraging Google's...

LG V30+ Launched in India with FullVision Display and 32-bit HiFi Quad DAC for Rs. 44,990

At a launch event in New Delhi on Wednesday, Seoul, South Korean-based smartphone smartphone maker LG unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the LG V30, for the Indian subcontinent. The LG V30+ was announced back in August at IFA 2017 and arrived in the US and European markets in October. But today marks the first time it's...

Android Oreo Beta arrives for the Nokia 5; Nokia 6 is next in line

Last month, HMD Global rolled out a stable version of Android Oreo to its flagship smartphone, the Nokia 8. At the time, the company said that its budget lineup, which is comprised of the Nokia 6 and Nokia 5, would be next in line to get the Android Oreo update. Well, it's been over three...

Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus Sport 18:9 Displays, Start at $120 in China

After weeks of leaks and sneak previews, Xiaomi on Wednesday finally took the wraps off its latest budget smartphones in China: The Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus. They're the successors to last year’s Redmi 4 and Redmi 4X, and they pack a few major improvements over predecessor while retaining their budget-friendly appeal. The phones are...

Android Oreo with EMUI 8.0 Now Available for the Chinese Huawei Mate 9

Over the past several months, we've seen quite a few OEMs roll out Android Oreo to their devices. It's a pretty exclusive club at the moment, but it seems like more devices every day are getting Google's latest and greatest. Case in point: A stable version of Android Oreo, based on EMUI 8.0, is now...

Honor 7X Announced for International Markets with a FullView 5.93″ Display, Kirin 659 SoC, Dual-cameras, Budget Price

At its global launch event in London, UK, Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has announced its latest mid-range smartphone: The Honor 7x. The Honor 7X is a successor to the last year's Honor 6X and it brings some major improvements over its predecessor, including a modern design, a more powerful chipset, and an improved camera performance....

Xiaomi Gives a Sneak Preview of the Redmi 5 Ahead of December 7 Launch

Over the course of past few weeks, Xiaomi’s upcoming budget smartphones, the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus, have leaked in earest. Both devices are expected to be unveiled at a December 7 launch event in China, and while we're still a few days away, Donovan Sung, Xiaomi's Global Spokesperson, took to Twitter to give...

How to Unlock the Bootloader and Root the Huawei Mate 10 or Mate 10 Pro

If you're a proud owner of a Huawei Mate 10 or Mate 10 Pro and are looking to gain root access on your device, XDA Senior Member otonieru has you covered. otonieru has put together a detailed step-by-step guide that walks you through how to unlock the bootloader and gain root access on your Mate 10 or...

ASUS Begins Rolling Out ZenUI 4.0 to the Zenfone 4 Max

After rolling out version 4.0 of its ZenUI Android skin to the Zenfone 3 Zoom back in September, ASUS gave the same treatment to its popular mid-range smartphone: The Zenfone 4 Max. On Monday, the company announced that that it's finalized a software update to the Zenfone 4 Max with bug fixes, performance improvements, and...

Huawei to Officially Launch the Nova 2S on December 7 in China

Back in May of this year, Huawei launched the nova 2 and nova 2 Plus, two mid-range smartphones packing some impressive hardware for their prices. Fast forward 6 months and the company is now gearing up for a mid-cycle update for the nova 2 in the form of the nova 2S. The device itself has...

Samsung’s W2018 Flip Phone Has Dual Displays, a Snapdragon 835 SoC, and a 12MP f/1.5 Camera

After months of leaks and rumors, Samsung on Friday took the wraps off of its latest clamshell phone: The Samsung W2018. It's the successor to the Samsung W2017, which launched around the same time last year, and it marks the 10th anniversary of Samsung's W series. The Samsung W2018 is unlike most other smartphones on the...

Android Oreo Officially Rolling Out to the Nokia 8; Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 to Follow Next

Last month, HMD Global kicked off a beta software program for its flagship smartphone, the Nokia 8, to let users try out an early version of Android Oreo. At the time, the company promised that a stable release will be rolled out to the device before the end of this year. Sticking to its promise,...