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Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 gets an Android Pie (Android 9) port

The official release of Android Pie is out for the Google Pixel series and the Essential Phone, and the Android 9 source code has been uploaded to AOSP. For some users on the more popular devices, this means a swift update to the latest release is now possible—at least unofficially. The popular Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Mi 3,...

Unofficial Open GApps for Android Pie brings Google Play apps and services to custom ROMs

The Open GApps Project is an open-source effort to bring up-to-date versions of Google application packages to devices that don't have them. We typically see these recommended after you flash a custom ROM since developers are not allowed to include these applications and services in their custom builds of Android. When a new version of...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 forums are now open

Yesterday was a big day for Samsung and the Android world. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was finally made official. The Note series is very popular among Android fans, so there will be plenty of users with this device. That means the XDA Forums will be full of new and potential users who want to...

Moto G6/Moto Z3 Play apps ported to the Moto Z2 Play [Root]

The Motorola Moto Z2 Play is one of Motorola's older flagships, and as such may see a delay in receiving the latest Moto app updates. The company's latest devices, such as the Motorola Moto G6 and the Motorola Moto Z3 Play, all have the latest Moto apps. The new versions of these apps offer new...

MIUI 9 Global ROM now available for the Xiaomi Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A

A while ago, Xiaomi announced the Xiaomi Redmi 6 and Xiaomi Redmi 6A in China. These devices were aimed squarely at the budget market, which has always been the case for the Redmi series. With the 12nm process based MediaTek SoC's, the Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A focus on a healthy combination between power and...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4, Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite & Honor Note 10 forums are now open

There never seems to be a lull when it comes to companies releasing Android devices. We recently talked to you about the Honor Note 10 and its massive 6.9-inch display for a smartphone. Some may think that is too much, but its 18.5:9 aspect ratio just may just be enough to be usable. Samsung tablet fans have...

Samsung Galaxy Tab E gets Android Oreo Go Edition via unofficial LineageOS 15.1

Tablets don't get a lot of love in the development community. They aren't very popular in general, especially to average consumers. However, XDA Recognised Developer vince2678 is releasing an unofficial Android Oreo Go Edition build of LineageOS 15.1 for the Samsung Galaxy Tab E. That tablet came out in 2015 and isn't exactly the most powerful of...

Google Pixel & Google Pixel XL now support official LineageOS 15.1

After adding support for devices with A/B partitions (which you can learn more about here), LineageOS 15.1 now officially supports the first-generation Google Pixel and Pixel XL. The Pixel smartphones now join the Motorola Moto Z2 Force and Xiaomi Mi A1 as the first batch of A/B smartphones that support the custom ROM. We expect...

Coffee-Working helps you find the nearest coffee shop you can study or work in

Have you ever wanted to find a nice coffee shop to simply sit down, grab a coffee, and do some work or study in? If you answered yes, you aren't alone. XDA Senior Member crazyfool_1 feels the same, so they created Coffee-Working which does exactly that. It can give you information on the number of...

Xiaomi Mi A2 camera app gets ported to the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

The Xiaomi Mi A2 is a recently launched Android One device, and its camera on paper seems pretty great. For those on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro (whyred), there's some great news for you. You can now download the Xiaomi Mi A2 camera application for use on your phone on a custom ROM, ported by...

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 gets unofficial Android P port

The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 arrived in the Indian market with the intention to dethrone the Xiaomi Redmi Note series from the top spot in the budget segment. With a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC, a 5.99" 18:9 LCD display, dual rear cameras, a combined three slot tray for dual SIMs and a microSD card,...

Xiaomi Mi A2, Honor 9N, and Huawei Nova 3 forums now open

The notable phone releases this week include Xiaomi's Mi A2, Huawei's Nova 3 and Honor 9N. The Xiaomi Mi A2 is the second device to be released by Xiaomi under the Android One programme, succeeding the Mi A1; while the Huawei Nova 3 with its HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC provides an alternate option to those...