Posts From Kristin

Kristin
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A loyal Android user since Android 2.1 Eclair. An Android purist.

NVIDIA Starts Rolling Out Android Nougat To The SHIELD Tablet and SHIELD Tablet K1

After updating the SHIELD TV box with Android 7.0 Nougat with NVIDIA's SHIELD Experience 5.0 update a while back, NVIDIA has  now decided to bring the latest Nougat goodies to its Android tablets as well. Both the NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet and Tablet K1 are now receiving the Android 7.0 based update via an over the air update...

Titanium Backup Confirms It’s Working On Adding Support For Adoptable Storage

Titanium Backup is simply one of the most powerful tools for any rooted Android device out there. The app lets users backup and restore all of their installed apps and their user data, including all system apps and protected apps, across multiple ROMs. Now, the developer behind the app has confirmed that one more nifty feature...

ZTE Is Reportedly Working On Its First Ever Android Wear Watch

After Huawei, it looks like one more Chinese smartphone maker is set to enter Android Wear space. The latest report coming out of VentureBeat reveals that ZTE is working on a new Android Wear watch and that it will be called ZTE Quartz. The details regarding the key specifications are not available as of now,...

Report: LG G6 Is Set To Go On Sale In South Korea On March 9, Will Come To US On April 7

As we inch closer towards official launch of the LG G6, we are receiving more details of the LG's upcoming flagship device. Just a few days ago, some leaked renders showcased the G6 from multiple angles and now, we are getting details about when the device will go on sale. Not much have remained unknown about...

Huawei Confirms Android Nougat Update For Honor 6X In March

Originally launched at CES 2017 last month, the Honor 6X is a successor to the Honor 5X, which was launched back in 2015. The latest mid-ranger from the Chinese manufacturer packs good specs for its price with the main highlight being the dual-camera setup, something which is uncommon in this price segment. Powered by the...

Report: LG Watch Sport Will Be Priced At $349, First Watch To Come With Android Pay

Last week we reported the possible pricing details on one of the upcoming LG's Android Wear watches, the Watch Style. Previous reports have shown that the Watch Style will sport a 1.2-inch 360 × 360 display, 512MB RAM, and 240mAh battery and only have Bluetooth for connectivity. Now, according to a new report, we may have...

New Leaked Images Give Closer Look At The Upcoming LG G6

LG's much-awaited flagship device, the LG G6, has been subject to rumors and leaks for the past couple of weeks. Earlier reports have shown that the G6 will likely sport a 5.7-inch "QHD+" display with an unusual aspect ratio of 18:9, it will be the first ever non-Pixel device to come with Google Assistant, and...

Google Announces Android Nougat 7.1.2, Public Beta Starts Rolling Out For Pixel and Nexus Devices

In an official blog post earlier, Google has announced the beta version of the upcoming Android Maintenance Release: Android Nougat 7.1.2. The public beta update will start rolling out starting today for supported devices. As always, the update will only be rolled out to devices which are enrolled in Android Beta Program. The supported devices include...

New Leak Shows the LG Watch Style In Silver and Rose Gold, may Start at $249

We've known for a while now that LG is likely working on two new Android Wear watches allegedly called the LG Watch Style and the Watch Sport. While we have already seen images of both the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport, those were unfortunately quite low resolution renders. Now, a new leak from  Evan...

New Report Says LG G6 Will Ditch Removable Battery In Favor Of Waterproof Design, May Feature Google Assistant

We have been getting reports regarding LG's upcoming flagship device, the LG G6, for a while now. Earlier reports have shown that the device will sport a completely new design - leaving behind the G5's modularity - with a 5.7-inch QHD display, and will settle for a relatively-old Snapdragon 821 SoC. Now, a new report coming...

NVIDIA Finally Starts Rolling Out Android Nougat Update To SHIELD TV 2015

NVIDIA launched SHIELD TV (2017) a while back with Android 7.0 Nougat running out-of-the-box. Now, it appears the company is also bringing the Android 7.0 to its SHIELD TV (2015 as well via a new software update. Earlier, we reported that NVIDIA was working on Android 7.0 Nougat update for the SHIELD TV 2015, and...

Report: Second Generation Huawei Watch To Feature Cellular Connectivity, May Launch Next Month

Google is expected to launch the Android Wear 2.0 update in early February. While we didn't see any meaningful Android Wear hardware launches last year, the new platform update will hopefully encourage OEMs to come up with a fresh and updated version of their old Android Wear devices in 2017. A new report from VentureBeat states that Chinese...