Posts From Pranob Mehrotra

Pranob Mehrotra
Pranob Mehrotra

A Literature and Linguistics graduate with a keen interest in everything Android. When not writing about tech, Pranob spends most of his time either playing League of Legends or lurking on Reddit.

Waze now warns you about traffic and detours before you start driving

In September last year, the Waze app received a significant update that introduced several new features like lane guidance, trip suggestions, and traffic notifications. The traffic notifications feature alerted users of traffic issues on their current route, allowing them to look for an alternate route to avoid congestion. With its latest update, Waze is improving...

Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G makes its way to international markets as the POCO X3 GT

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G in China earlier this year. The device featured the MediaTek Dimensity 1100 SoC, a 6.6-inch 120Hz IPS display, a 64MP triple camera setup, and a 5,000mAh battery with 67W fast charging support. As seen in previous reports, the device has now made its way to the global...

Samsung teases One UI 4 beta based on Android 12 for the Galaxy S21 series

Samsung today announced that it will kick off the One UI 4 beta program for the Galaxy S21 series soon. The company shared the info in a recent post on the Samsung community forums, which includes the following banner image. While the banner doesn't mention a specific date for the One UI 4 beta rollout, it...

Galaxy Watch 4 leak teases Samsung’s One UI Watch features

Samsung will host its next big Galaxy Unpacked event early next month. The company will unveil several new products during the event, including the Galaxy Z Fold 3, the Galaxy Z Flip 3, the Galaxy S21 FE, the Galaxy Watch 2, and the Galaxy Watch 4 series. In the weeks leading up to the launch,...

Nothing launches the Ear 1 wireless earbuds with a transparent design and ANC

After weeks of hype, Carl Pei's Nothing finally unveiled its first product -- the Nothing Ear 1 -- today. As seen in previous teasers, the TWS earphones feature a transparent design, and they offer premium features like Active Noise Cancellation. Read on to learn more about the brand new TWS earbuds. The Nothing Ear 1 features...

Samsung confirms the Galaxy Note 21 won’t launch next month

Samsung will host its next big Galaxy Unpacked event on August 11. During the event, the company will lift the covers off the Galaxy Z Fold 3, the Galaxy Z Flip 3, the Galaxy S21 FE, the Galaxy Watch 4 series, and the Galaxy Buds 2. While some fans believed that Samsung might also launch...

The Android 12 Easter egg offers a nice showcase of Material You’s dynamic coloring

Google includes an Easter egg in every major Android release. You can find it hidden within the About phone section of the Settings app, and you can access it by tapping on the "Android version" field multiple times. Android 11 had a fun little game that required you to collect cats by filling virtual water...

Download: OnePlus Nord N10 5G receives its first Android 11 stable update

OnePlus started rolling out the OxygenOS 11 update for the OnePlus Nord N10 5G to the MetroPCS variant of the device earlier this month. But, at the time, the company hadn't shared a detailed changelog or announced a wider rollout. Now, the company has finally announced the rollout on its forums, and the update has...

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 case renders showcase a dedicated S Pen slot

Samsung is gearing up to launch its next-gen foldables -- the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 -- early next month. Ahead of the launch, we've seen several leaks and rumors about the devices that have revealed their design, specifications, and more. We've also seen a couple of leaks and an FCC...

Xiaomi Mi 11 series: Here’s everything you need to know about Xiaomi’s 2021 flagship lineup!

A day before Qualcomm officially unveiled the Snapdragon 888, the company partially detailed the flagship SoC and confirmed the names of 14 OEMs who would launch devices with the new processor. Xiaomi was one of the manufacturers on the list, and the company teased the Mi 11 just a day after Qualcomm's launch event. A...

Samsung Galaxy A52: Everything you need to know about Samsung’s latest mid-rangers

Samsung lifted the covers off three new Galaxy A series devices -- the Galaxy A52, Galaxy A52 5G, and the Galaxy A72 -- earlier this year. The new mid-range phones offer significant upgrades over their predecessors in almost all aspects, right from their design to their specifications. In case you missed our previous coverage of...

XDA Forums are open for the OnePlus Nord 2, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3, and Galaxy Z Flip 3

Samsung is gearing up to launch its next-gen foldables. The company has confirmed that it will host a Galaxy Unpacked event on August 11, and we expect them to unveil the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and the Galaxy Z Flip 3 during the event. In preparation for the launch, we've also opened forums for these...