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XDA-Developers was established in 2003, back in the days of the Personal Digital Assistant, or "PDA".

OPPO Leads Charging Innovation with ColorOS

Between 2010 - 2017, smartphone manufacturers focused on providing larger batteries to give the user a longer battery life. This worked for so long because as screen sizes got bigger, so could batteries. So increasing the size of a battery was the primary way to improve battery life. Smartphones saw a decent increase in the...

Tell us how You Use Your Phone over Christmas Break and Win a Huawei P40 Pro [Open to All Countries]

The Huawei P40 Pro is one of the top photography phones of 2020. With a 50+12+40MP camera, you'll be able to capture the Holidays in amazing detail. The ultrawide 40MP camera makes for great group or family photos. It's the best way to capture your Holiday get together. Enter to win, by filling out the...

Huawei Announces Winners of Global App Contest

More than 3,000 teams from over 170 countries and regions took part, with the contest receiving nearly 1,000 app submissions, all integrated with HMS open capabilities. HMS Core, the collection of Huawei Developer kits and services, currently supports more than 2 million registered developers and more than 100,000 HMS Core integrated apps worldwide. These kits...

Huawei FreeBuds Pro vs Apple AirPods Pro: The Two Best Wireless Earbuds

While Huawei's smartphone software has been hit and miss over the years, it's undeniable that its smartphone hardware has been top-notch -- arguably the best in the industry. And over the past couple of years, the Chinese tech giant has focused on bringing that same hardware prowess to other consumer products as part of the...

HMS Core Gives Developers Superpowers! Pick Your Superpower and Win a Huawei Mate 30 Pro!

HMS Core has been empowering developers around the world, helping them find the tools they need to create powerful apps. With tools like ML Kit, developers gain the superpower of artificial intelligence. Map Kit gives you the power to navigate the globe. And Computer Graphics Kit gives you the power to create entire worlds for...

Finding Success in China with AppGallery – Share Your Story and Win a HUAWEI P40

Huawei has an exciting opportunity for developers to share their success stories and win great prizes. Recently Huawei has a big focus on helping developers grown in China, using the Huawei AppGallery. With an upcoming Developers Webinar exploring this topic, Huawei is looking to open a conversation that allows developers to post their own stories...

How OPPO‘s ColorOS 11 Pushes the Trend of Android Customization

OPPO has a strong selection of Android devices in 2020, and with them, OPPO has always had a big focus on software. Android 11 is the latest big release for Google's mobile operating system. To take full advantage of Android 11, OPPO released ColorOS 11 as one of the most significant updates for ColorOS to...

How OPPO’s ColorOS 11 Makes the Most out of the Mid-range F17 Pro

If you purchase a mid-range phone, you’ll usually be sacrificing the premium features like the higher refresh rates, latest camera sensors, better build materials, or features like fast charging. This doesn’t mean that you have to have a bad software experience. Well-designed OEM software can mean a world of difference when it comes to taking...

OPPO Improves Android Privacy with New Features in ColorOS 11

Smartphone privacy has been a huge topic in the media in 2020. There's a great deal of concern about how much of your data is private, and which apps have access to your information. Social media apps can have access to a massive amount of your information. More than ever, users value their privacy and...

Win a Google Pixel 4a [Open to all Countries]

The Google Pixel 4a is one of the newest Pixel phones from Google in 2020. This 5.81" phone has an OLED display at a 1080x2340p resolution. The Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon 730G chipset is paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. There's a 13MP back camera and an 8MP selfie camera for taking amazing...

Win an OPPO Find X2 (Open to All Countries)

Want to win an OPPO Find X2, and experience the new ColorOS 11 update? ColorOS 11 is the newest update to the popular smartphone operating system. Along with Android 11 and its changes, the new ColorOS 11 update comes with its own set of changes building upon the “Make Life Flow” concept. ColorOS goes forward...

The Best Announcements From HUAWEI DEVELOPER CONFERENCE 2020

On the first day of the HUAWEI DEVELOPER CONFERENCE 2020, we saw the biggest announcements take place in their first initial keynotes. The HDC.Together event began on 9/10 and will continue through 9/12. Each keynote is being streamed online, making this event accessible to anyone who wants to join. If you missed the opening keynotes,...