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 Disable WiFi Logging in MIUI ROMs to Free up some Space

Many MIUI have been having a strange issue where the system would start populating the internal storage with a pile of WiFi logs whenever the device connected to a WiFi network. Apparently, MIUI development team has forgotten to disable WiFi logging in the public release. Thankfully, XDA Senior Member SharkcpN has found a fix which shows you...

Android Oreo is Officially Rolling out to the Sony Xperia XZ Premium

After Android 8.0 Oreo was officially announced back in August of this year, Sony was among the first OEMs to confirm an update to Android Oreo for its line-up. At the time, Sony shared a list of Xperia devices that were part of its Android Oreo update road-map, but it wasn't clear exactly when the company...

Enable Support For aptX and aptX HD on OnePlus 3/3T Running Open Beta Android Oreo

OnePlus surprised us all by dropping the Open Beta of Android Oreo for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T last week. And while so far we haven't seen any major bugs or stability issues in the early software, some users on our forums have discovered that support for aptX and aptX HD codecs enabling high-quality...

Qualcomm Successfully Trials 5G Data Connection on Its Snapdragon X50 Modem

At its 2017 Qualcomm 4G/5G summit yesterday, Qualcomm Inc. has announced that they have successfully trialed a 5G data connection on their X50 5G modem. Carriers and hardware partners across the world have been conducting field trials of 5G networks for a while now but this marks the first time a 5G data connection was successfully...

Nokia 6 is Receiving Android 7.1.2 Update Along with October’s Security Patches

Continuing with its promise of delivering timely updates, HMD Global has started rolling out a new software update to the Nokia 6. Multiple users on our forums are reporting that they have received the OTA. This update bumps the software version from Android 7.1.1 to Android 7.1.2 and also brings along the latest security patches from...

Nubia Z17S and Nubia Z17 miniS Launched in China with Upgraded Specifications

In its launch event in Shenzhen, China, ZTE’s sub-brand Nubia has announced two new smartphones in its lineup: the Nubia Z17S and Nubia Z17 miniS. Nubia Z17S The Nubia Z17S is an upgraded version of the flagship Nubia Z17 which was launched back in May this year. One of the main highlights of the device is its...

Google Play Movies Gets Support for “Movies Anywhere” Service — Access Purchased Movies on Multiple Platforms!

In an official blog post yesterday, Google announced the support for Disney's Movies Anywhere service in Google Play Movies. Originally launched back in 2014, Movies Anywhere is a broader version of "Disney Movies Anywhere" which allowed users to enjoy their movies on multiple platforms regardless of where they were purchased from. Unlike "Disney Movies Anywhere", which...

OxygenOS 4.5.12 Rolling Out for the OnePlus 5, Includes Smaller Fixes and Optimizations

OnePlus rolled out the OxygenOS 4.5.11 OTA to the OnePlus 5 just last week which brought a number of bug fixes including some performance optimizations. Now the company has announced on their forums that they have begun rolling out OxygenOS 4.5.12 OTA for the device as well. The new update doesn’t bring any massive changes...

Magisk Module Brings Blob Emoji Back on Pixel and Nexus Devices Running Android Oreo

Google completely redesigned the stock Android emojis with the introduction of new, more circular emoji in Android 8.0 Oreo. While some enjoyed the more consistent look of the new emoji, some users still preferred the unique look and character that the blob emoji had. If you fall into the second category, then you're in luck...

Get the Xperia XZ1’s Dialer and Contacts Apps for Other Xperia Devices on Android Nougat

XDA Recognized Themer shehabskull has put together a flashable zip that brings Sony’s new Dialer and Contacts applications pulled from Xperia XZ1’s system dump to other Sony devices. Both apps are based on Google's stock Dialer and Contacts apps but come with some additional Sony tweaks on top. These apps have been successfully tested on an Xperia...

Motorola Starts Rolling Out Android Nougat Update to Moto X Pure Edition in the US

For those still holding onto a Moto X Pure Edition in the US, you will be happy to know that your device won’t be stuck on Android Marshmallow forever. It appears that Motorola is finally rolling out the much-awaited Android 7.0 Nougat update to the Moto X Pure Edition in the US. The company hasn't...

Nokia 8 with Dual-cameras and Snapdragon 835 SoC Launched in India For ₹36,999 ($566)

After a solid re-entry in the Indian smartphone market with the launch of Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3, HMD Global is back again with a new, more powerful Nokia smartphone. Today the company officially announced the Nokia 8, its first Android flagship smartphone, in India. The Nokia 8 was originally announced last month,...