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How to enable 4K UHD video recording on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

The king of budget phones, Xiaomi, released the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro only recently and with it comes a number of features that typically are found in much higher price brackets. The 2160x1080 18:9 screen, Snapdragon 636, 4/6GB of RAM and the 4,000mAh battery are all well above the price range of the device,...

Huawei P20 Lite Forums are now open

The Huawei P20 Lite was announced just a couple of weeks ago alongside the P20 and P20 Pro. As the name implies, the Lite model is on the lower-end of the bunch. It still has a nice 5.8-inch display with 2280x1080 resolution, dual 16+2MP cameras, 4GB of RAM, and Android 8.0 Oreo. The less impressive specs include...

Franco Kernel released for the Xiaomi Mi A1

It took a long time, but we finally saw the Xiaomi Mi A1's kernel sources released at the end of January, after a long battle between Xiaomi and the developer community. Lack of kernel sources didn't stop some developers. We saw a semi-functional version of LineageOS released for the device before the kernel sources even...

Get the CloudFlare DNS on Android with this Magisk Module

Earlier this week, Cloudflare launched its own DNS service. They promised greater privacy and even faster internet speed if users switch over from their ISP's default. If you have Magisk there's a new module that will let you easily take advantage of the Cloudflare DNS. XDA Senior Member Rom has released CloudFlareDNS4Magisk. The module is pretty...

Energy Bar is a pulsating battery bar that accentuates the curves of the Samsung Galaxy S9/S8

Energy Bar is a handy app that allows you to put the battery meter at the top of your screen. The app is full of customization options to help you get it looking exactly how you want. You can adjust the thickness, change the colors, and even make it pulsate. Energy Bar has been available for...

OnePlus 6 Forums are now open

The OnePlus 6 might not be official yet, but interest in the phone is ramping up quickly. We've covered the device several times in the last few weeks. It was rumored to have a notched display in early March, which was then confirmed by Carl Pei. We also know it will have the Snapdragon 845,...

[Update: Already Fixed] Google Assistant forgets how to tell you the weather

Google Assistant is extremely useful for telling you basic information like traffic on your daily commute or showing you the weather, but in a bizarre development tonight it appears that the service has completely forgotten how to tell you the weather. Multiple users have reported to us that they no longer receive any weather information...

Huawei P20, Huawei P20 Pro, and Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S Forums are now open

Every month, millions of users stop by the world famous XDA-Developers forums to ask questions, post news, discuss new updates, or share their work whether it be themes, apps, custom ROMS, kernels, and more. Today, we are adding forums for the newly announced Huawei P20, Huawei P20 Pro, and Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S so potential...

Google Nexus Player and OnePlus 2 receive official LineageOS 15.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo

Google and OnePlus devices are among the most popular devices on our forums because of the respective companies' openness to customization. The Google Nexus Player was one of the few popular Android TV devices on the market, and it had a long life. It launched with Android Lollipop and upgrades until Android Oreo. While the...

MidnightCore is a set of Magisk Modules for changing fonts, boot animations, and system sounds

Customization is a big deal in the Android world. Everything from the launcher to the boot animation is fair game. A phone doesn't truly feel like your own until it's customized just right. Magisk Modules are a great way to do this. MidnightCore is an all-in-one module from XDA Senior Member OldMid. It allows you...

AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 8’s Android Oreo update now rolling out

After we reported that the official Android Oreo update for the Snapdragon Samsung Galaxy Note 8 devices would soon roll out, it appears that time is finally coming—at least for the AT&T model. Several users on Reddit and our own forums are reporting that they are receiving the 1.4GB update to build version CRC2 with...

HTC Desire 12/Desire 12+ and Vivo V9 Forums are now open

The HTC Desire 12 and Desire 12+ are the new HTC phones on the block. They were announced just last week. The Vivo V9 is another new phone that was announced last week as well. We've got the forums for these fresh devices open and ready for new users and developers to get started. The Desire...