Posts From Skanda Hazarika

Skanda Hazarika
Skanda Hazarika

DIY enthusiast (i.e. salvager of old PC parts). An avid user of Android since the Eclair days, Skanda also likes to follow the recent development trends in the world of single-board computing.

Developers can now test apps on real Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Flip 4 using Samsung’s Remote Test Lab

Samsung has made it possible for Android developers to evaluate their apps on its latest generation foldables -- the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Galaxy Z Fold 4 -- even if they don’t have the hardware at hand. In a bid to streamline different form factor related testing scenarios, the Korean OEM has now added...

Download: Here are all the new Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 wallpapers!

Samsung recently unveiled its latest generation of foldables, including the Galaxy Z Fold 4. This is a very high-end device, packing a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 processor, 12GB of RAM, and up to 1TB of storage. Of course, there's more to it than just raw hardware performance. It's the first Samsung phone to...

Download: OxygenOS 12 Open Beta 2 based on Android 12 rolls out to the OnePlus 7 and 7T series

OnePlus launched the first Android 12-based Open Beta for the OnePlus 7 and 7T lineup at the beginning of July, and now the company is back with a fresh new beta build. The Chinese OEM has started rolling out the second pair of Open Betas for OxygenOS 12 to the OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T,...

Download all of the new Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 wallpapers here!

It's been a long time coming, but Samsung has finally announced its latest iteration of clamshell-style foldable smartphone -- the Galaxy Z Flip 4. The fourth generation Flip is incredibly compact, light, and innovative. Basically, you get a full smartphone in a form factor that will fit just about anywhere. The device runs Samsung’s latest custom...

The Galaxy Z Fold 4 is the first Samsung phone to launch with Android 12L

There's no denying the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 is one the most attractive Android devices at the moment, especially if you like owning the latest gadgets. You get the convenience and portability of a smartphone, with tablet functionality on the inner display. Of course, when you buy a new phone, software support is also...

Samsung rolls out surprise update for the 7-year-old Galaxy J7

Samsung has inarguably improved a lot over the years in supporting its smartphones and tablets with the latest software updates. A few months ago, the Korean OEM even pledged to provide four major Android OS updates and up to five years of security updates for its high-end devices. As if beating Google at its own...

OxygenOS 13 Open Beta based on Android 13 is now available for the OnePlus 10 Pro

With Android 13 is now available on the Samsung Galaxy S22 series as public beta, OnePlus is making the update available through its Open Beta initiative as well. If you’ve got the global or the Indian variant of the OnePlus 10 Pro, the first OxygenOS 13 Open Beta build based on Android 13 is available...

[Update 2: 8 series, Nord 2, and more] OnePlus Nord N10 5G receives July 2022 security patches with latest update

OnePlus is currently in the process of shaping up its OxygenOS 13 skin based on Android 13. At the same time, the company is also trying to keep its older devices up to date with the latest security patches, but the amount of delay is quite intimidating. Case in point: While we’re about a week...

Windows 11 Update Tracker: Download and Install the latest Windows 11 update

The Windows 11 rollout is going full steam ahead. Microsoft's next major update for consumers — Windows 11 version 22H2 — is already available via the Release Preview channel. However, the OS hasn't been without issues and the Redmond tech giant is well aware of this fact. The company is periodically rolling out updates for...

One UI 5 beta based on Android 13 goes live for the US Samsung Galaxy S22 series

Samsung kicked off the Android 13 campaign with the launch of the One UI 5 beta program last week, allowing Galaxy S22 series users to try out an early version of its upcoming software. As usual, the company chose a few select regions to begin rolling the update, namely Germany and South Korea. Since then,...

Samsung Android 13 Tracker: Here are all the official One UI 5.0 beta builds to download and install

Software updates can be one of the most important things when it comes to a device. As Android 13 is nearing its stable release, the time is ripe for the smartphone makers to give a new coat of paint to their custom skins. Samsung, being one of the top-tier OEMs, is also busy shaping up...

Samsung opens up One UI 5 public beta based on Android 13 for the Galaxy S22 series

The day Samsung fans have been waiting for is finally here. It appears that the Korean OEM has kickstarted the One UI 5.0 public beta program, beginning with the Galaxy S22, S22 Plus, and the S22 Ultra. One UI 5 is the name for Samsung’s next major Android-based software and it’ll be based on Google’s...