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>

Nokia 2 with 4,100 mAh battery and Snapdragon 212 SoC Launched For €99

In its global launch event today in India, HMD Global unveiled their new Nokia 2 smartphone. The Nokia 2 is the latest entry in the Nokia lineup and its the 5th Nokia device to be launched in India. The launch of the Nokia 2 comes just after the company launched its latest flagship device, the...

Paranoid Android 7.3.1 Released with KRACK Vulnerability Patches, Anti-Shake mode in Camera, and more

After a long hiatus, Paranoid Android made a solid return to the custom ROM scene back in May of this year, bringing Android 7.1.2 Nougat-based builds with carefully-crafted features like Pie Controls and Color Engine to a range of supported devices. Over the course of the past four months, we have seen multiple updates to...

Netflix Adds Picture-in-Picture Mode Support for Android 8.1

One of the most useful features that came with Android Oreo is Picture-in-Picture mode for phones, which allows users to play their videos in a small, floating window. PiP mode utilizes the multi-window APIs introduced in Android 7.0. The feature first made it to Android TV devices with Android 7.0 Nougat but with Android Oreo, Google...

Xiaomi to Launch a New Selfie-Centric Device in India Next Week

After launching the bezel-less Mi Mix 2 in India just last month, Chinese smartphone OEM Xiaomi appears to be readying for yet another smartphone launch in the country. The company has started sending out press invites for a smartphone launch event which states that this will be a brand new series. According to the press invite,...

Android Studio 3.0 Makes It to Stable Channel With Support For Kotlin, Improved Java 8 Features and More

After multiple preview releases, the final release of Android Studio 3.0 is now finally here! The latest version of Android Studio packs in a plethora of new features and tools to Android Development easier and more efficient. Let's check out what's new in the 3.0 release. One of the most notable changes in the 3.0 release...

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...