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Testing Fortnite Mobile on Android’s performance: Can your device handle Fortnite?

Just as Epic Games promised would happen, the free-to-play battle royale game 'Fortnite' finally became available last week. For the first 3 days of its release, the game was limited the Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S9, Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy Tab S3, and Galaxy Tab S4. We expected a much longer...

What we know about Xiaomi’s Pocophone F1: A Cheap Snapdragon 845 Flagship for India

We've heard about the Xiaomi Pocophone F1 for a while now and after announcing the launch of the new brand, the company has confirmed the Poco F1 smartphone will launch on August 22. While the phone hasn't officially been announced yet, nearly everything about the device apart from its pricing and availability have already been...

The Galaxy Note 9 is so… | #PNWeekly 317

This is the big show we've been working up to. It started out on the 'Z' train, went through a street that we failed to turn on to and then ended up at our friend David Cogen's apartment. We were going to shoot a video podcast like we meant it. And what an opportunity to do...

Chromebooks may get Apple Boot Camp-like Windows 10 dual boot with “Campfire”

Everything we know about Campfire, Google’s secretive project to get Windows 10 running on Chromebooks. Since first reporting on Windows 10 capabilities on the Google Pixelbook, we’ve been closely tracking development to understand what’s going on behind Google’s doors. We've since found evidence that "Campfire" may be the Chromebook equivalent of Apple's Boot Camp. Earlier this...

AT Player is Giving out 100 Ad-Free Codes for XDA Users

AT Player is one of the most popular media players on Google Play, with over 20 million downloads. This music app has a unique twist that aims to change the way people listen to music on YouTube. If you are someone who doesn't subscribe to a streaming service and instead find yourself listening to music...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is official: Specs, Pricing, Availability, and Features

After months of waiting and many leaks, Samsung has finally officially announced the Samsung Galaxy Note 9.  The leaks have already unveiled the design, hardware specifications, and most of the new software features, but today, Samsung confirmed everything during its Unpacked event in New York. We also know when the phone will be available, the...

Fortnite Mobile on Android announced: What you need to know

Fortnite Mobile on Android has finally been announced. Samsung and Epic Games made it official today during the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. We reported on this about 2 weeks ago. Epic Games has announced that Fortnite Mobile for Android will be exclusive to Samsung Galaxy smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 edge,...

Exclusive: Here’s Fortnite Mobile on Android gameplay before the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch

Tomorrow, Samsung will unveil its latest flagship Galaxy smartphone: the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. There's very little we don't already know about the device ahead of its launch. To promote the device, Samsung is partnering with Epic Games, the developers of the massively popular free-to-play battle royale game 'Fortnite,' to launch the title as an...

Google Pixel 3 XL Clearly White leaks in new unboxing video

The Google Pixel 3 XL has not been shy about showing its face. Late last month, we saw photos of the Google Pixel 3 XL Clearly White model. Before that, we saw leaked press renders. And before that, we saw some photos of the Google Pixel 3 XL black version. So we pretty much know...

Xiaomi Mi A2 launched in India with Snapdragon 660 for ₹16,999 ($248)

The Xiaomi Mi A1 was Xiaomi's first Android One smartphone. It was first launched in India in September last year, and it made its way to other international markets as well. With its successor, Xiaomi is following a different launch strategy. The company first made the Xiaomi Mi A2 and the Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite...

Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 670 Mobile Platform

For a few years now, we’ve seen affordable phones become competitive options that are able to satisfy the needs of more and more customers. As OEMs shifted their focus towards emergent markets, cost became a premier concern and mid-range components were put into the spotlight. Qualcomm’s 600 series best exemplifies this shift in enthusiast minds,...

How to check if your Android phone is powerful enough to run Fortnite Mobile

Fortnite, the massively popular free-to-play battle royale game, is coming soon to Android. Epic Games said the game would launch this summer but we now know that the game will likely launch as an exclusive on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. It won't be on the Google Play Store (but possibly on Samsung Galaxy Apps) as...