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>

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,...

Official OxygenOS Android Oreo Open Beta for the OnePlus 5 now Available

At the launch event of the OnePlus 5T earlier this month, OnePlus detailed its plan for Android Oreo rollout for the OnePlus 5. The company said at the time that the Android Oreo Open Beta for the device would be made available later this month, with a stable release promised in “early 2018”. And as...

NVIDIA SHIELD TV Gets SHIELD Experience 6.2 Update with HDR Support in VUDU, New Google Assistant Integrations and More

Last month, NVIDIA started rolling out a new update to the SHIELD TV which brought many useful features like new Google Assistant Actions, IR remote controls, a new version of YouTube TV applications and much more. Now NVIDIA has announced yet another update for the NVIDIA SHIELD TV in the form of SHIELD Experience 6.2. The...

OxygenOS 4.7.2 Update for OnePlus 5T Improves Fingerprint Scanner, Face Unlock, EIS and More

The OnePlus 5T was officially announced on November 16th in a launch event in New York. The device itself went on sale globally on Tuesday and from what we can see so far, the reception has been great, with the company claiming it's the fastest selling OnePlus smartphone ever. While the device has yet to...

Xiaomi Reportedly Recruiting Testers for a Closed Beta of Android Oreo for the Mi 6

Xiaomi has been rolling out MIUI 9 ROM to its Redmi and Mi series smartphones for a while now. And while it might take some time before all device have been updated to the latest version of Xiaomi's custom skin, it appears that the company might be already gearing up for Android Oreo. According to Gizmochina,...

Nokia 2 Launches in the US for $99 at Amazon, Best Buy, and B&H

Last month at a launch event in India, HMD Global took the wraps off of its latest entry-level smartphone, the Nokia 2. The company said the new smartphone would go on sale globally in mid-November for EUR 99, and as promised, it launched Russia in early November and South Africa later in the month. On...

Essential Phone Receives Android 8.0 Oreo Beta Update

During a Reddit AMA last month, Essential revealed that the Android Oreo update for the Essential Phone was under internal testing and that it will be made available as a public beta "within next several weeks". It has been over a month since the company made that announcement with no Oreo beta in sight for...

Moto X4 with Snapdragon 630 SoC Launched in India for ₹20,999 ($321)

At its official launch event in Delhi today, Motorola announced its latest mid-range smartphone in India: the Moto X4. Originally launched in Europe (and later in the US) a couple months ago, the Moto X4 marks the revival of Motorola's popular midrange series in the Indian market. As far as specs are concerned, the Moto X4...