Posts From Sumukh Rao

Sumukh Rao
Sumukh Rao

A tech fanatic with a hunger for knowledge in the ever-growing field of science and technology. An avid quizzer and a gadget critic who loves simplifying tech for the masses has a keen interest in modding Android devices.

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Rumor Roundup: Everything we know about the upcoming Wear OS Watch!

At Google I/O 2021, Google announced that it would be partnering with Samsung to breathe life back into a platform that hadn't seen any notable updates in the longest time - Wear OS. Samsung then announced that all future smartwatches launched by the brand would run Wear OS instead of their proprietary Tizen OS which...

How to Install a Custom ROM on your Android Phone to give it a fresh new look!

Every smartphone comes with a default ROM or UI pre-installed. It can be AOSP-based with not a lot of added features, more commonly referred to as Stock Android, or it can be a custom skin from a particular brand. Samsung phones, for example, use a custom UX based on Android called OneUI. Xiaomi phones use...

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 Rumor Roundup: Here’s everything we know about the next foldable flagship phone series

Foldables have seen a sustained increase in popularity over the past few years, and a good chunk of that credit goes to Samsung. Samsung entered the foldable space with the original Galaxy Fold, which had a fair few flaws. The company took the criticism on the chin, went back to the drawing board, and returned...

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 Rumor Roundup: Everything you need to know about the upcoming clamshell foldable

Foldable phones, while still being relatively new, have already made a mark in the mobile industry. A lot of people believe foldables are the future and gradually candy bar phones will evolve into pocket-friendly tablets with foldable screens or mini clamshells that open up to become normal-sized phones. Samsung has been one of the early...

These are the Best Rugged Cases for the Galaxy S21 Plus in Summer 2021: Spigen, Supcase, and more!

The Samsung Galaxy S21 series has been around for a while now and if you've ordered one of the new devices or already have one, you're going to probably want to protect your purchase. If the protection of your smartphone is paramount, then we've picked out some of the best Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus rugged...

The Best OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro accessories in Summer 2021: Chargers, Cables, Adapters, Cases, and more!

The OnePlus 9 series has now been available for a few months, with three models to choose from. The high-end OnePlus 9 Pro is the best of the bunch, with an upgraded camera array and the fastest charging, but there's also the mid-range OnePlus 9 and India-exclusive OnePlus 9R. No matter which phone you get...

Download: OxygenOS 11.0.2.1 is now rolling out for the OnePlus 7 and 7T series

OnePlus has been known to provide good software support for its devices. But over the years, its reputation in this regard has taken a hit. With the recently announced codebase merger with ColorOS, OnePlus has extended software support for its devices, but only time will tell if it can stick to its new update schedule....

You can now trigger Alexa Routines with multiple phrases

Amazon's virtual assistant, Alexa, supports a variety of commands. You can use it to play your favorite songs, get weather updates, answer queries, read out the news, and much more. Additionally, you can use Alexa to control smart home devices. On top of that, Alexa offers a feature called Routines that lets you automate tasks...

These are the Best Galaxy S21 Rugged Cases in Summer 2021: Supcase, Caseology, Otterbox, and more!

Smartphones today feature designs that promise to withstand the perils of everyday use. But just because their materials are more durable doesn’t make them indestructible. They’re still susceptible to cracks, bumps, and bruises. That’s why finding the right case is so important. Even better, opting for a rugged case will provide your Galaxy S21 with...

The Best Nintendo Switch Headsets in Summer 2021: Logitech, PDP, Corsair, and more!

Are you sure you have all the Nintendo Switch accessories you need yet? From the practically necessary microSD cards to the variety of Switch controllers, there are all sorts of things you'll want to make your gaming experience the best, let alone the actual games you'll want to play! One accessory you may not have...

The Best Capture Cards for Xbox Series X/S in Summer 2021: AVerMedia, Elgato, and more!

So you were finally able to get your hands on the Xbox Series X, one of the latest gaming consoles alongside the PlayStation 5 and notorious for stock shortages and scalping. Or maybe you got the Xbox Series S, which we determined is a good console for the budget-conscious in our review. Either way, that's...

OPPO’s new Flash Charge tech promises Safer, Faster, and Smarter Charging

OPPO was one of the first few brands to announce a proprietary fast charging tech that was actually, well, fast. They called it VOOC, and we saw an adaptation of the technology on the OnePlus 3 in the form of Dash Charge, which was limited to 20W. Even with just 20W of power, Dash Charge...