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How to downgrade to Android 12 from Android 13 on the Google Pixel 6 series

Android 13 has been out for a while now. As a major version upgrade, it’s tempting to jump on the bandwagon -- especially for Google Pixel users. But what if you just updated to Android 13 but don’t like it very much? The big question is, can you downgrade your Pixel smartphone, including the latest...

LineageOS 19 is now available for the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE, Mi 9 Lite, and Mi 9 SE

The LineageOS team added three new devices to the LineageOS 19 build roster last week, including the Moto Edge 20, the Google ADT-3 Android TV developer kit, and the Dynalink 4K TV Box. The Android 12-based custom ROM is now available for a few more devices. The latest devices to receive official LineageOS 19 builds...

How to download Android 12 and 12L for Google Pixel and other Android devices

The wait is finally over — Android 12L is here as Google has officially kicked off the update rollout via stable channel. If you’re the lucky owner of a Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, Pixel 5a, Pixel 5, Pixel 4a 5G, Pixel 4a, Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL, Pixel 3a, or the Pixel 3a...

Google’s “Developer Support” images allow Pixel 6 series to downgrade to Android 12 without bricking their device

A couple of weeks ago, there was excitement in the air for Android fans. After months of betas, Google finally released Android 13 for Pixel devices. It wouldn't take long for the community to realize something was wrong. Although a PSA quickly went out, it was too late for some, as multiple reports were coming in...

Download: Android 12 Developer Support images are now available for Google Pixel 6 devices

With the release of Android 13 for Pixel devices, many Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, and Pixel 6a users ran into the issue of not being able to roll back to Android 12. For a time, it appeared that those users would have to stick with Android 13. Luckily, Google has released Android 12...

LineageOS 19 is now available for the OnePlus 8 series, Galaxy A52 4G, and Galaxy A72

Since its debut earlier this year, the LineageOS team has extended LineageOS 19 support to quite a few Android devices. The Android 12-based custom ROM recently added support for the Xiaomi Mi 6, Moto G 5G, Moto G 5G Plus, Motorola Edge, and the ZUK Z2 Plus. Now, the LineageOS team is extending support 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,...

OnePlus starts rolling out stable OxygenOS 12 to the OnePlus Nord CE 2

OnePlus rolled out the first OxygenOS 12 Open Beta build for the affordable OnePlus Nord CE 2 last month, giving users a chance to experience Android 12 ahead of the stable rollout. After a few weeks of testing on the beta channel, OnePlus has now started rolling out the first stable build of OxygenOS 12...

T-Mobile OnePlus 8 and 8T finally updated to OxygenOS 12

In March, OnePlus released the first stable OxygenOS 12 update for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8T. The update was an important one, bringing Android 12 to both handsets. While some rejoiced with the new update, others, like those in the United States, wondered when their handsets would be updated. After several months, T-Mobile has finally...

Download: OnePlus 9RT receives long-awaited stable Android 12 update with OxygenOS 12

After a brief beta testing period, the stable OxygenOS 12 update atop Android 12 is now rolling out for the OnePlus 9RT. Given how long that the 9RT community has waited for the update, this is a big bonus, especially as Google's Android 13 beta phase has recently reached the final milestone. As per a number...

Download: OnePlus Nord CE is getting its stable Android 12 update with OxygenOS 12

Well, that didn't take long. Less than a month after its initial Open Beta release, a stable version of OxygenOS 12 is ready for the OnePlus Nord CE. It's been a long road for the device — We're quickly approaching Android 13's official launch — but if you've been holding your breath for the Android...

LineageOS 19 is now available for the OnePlus Nord N200, FairPhone 3, and Redmi 7

The LineageOS team has extended LineageOS 19 support to several Android devices since the Android 12-based custom ROM debuted earlier this year. Last month, the team added support for several OnePlus, Poco, Xiaomi, and Sony devices. Now, it's extending LineageOS 19 support to three more devices -- OnePlus Nord N200, FairPhone 3, and Redmi 7. The...