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HMD Global’s Nokia 6.2 successor will retain the headphone jack

After launching the Nokia 2.4, Nokia C1 Plus, and Nokia 5.4 late last year, HMD Global is now gearing up to launch a successor to the Nokia 6.2 from 2019. As per a recent leak, the upcoming device will feature a slightly updated design, a larger display, and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Much like its...

HMD Global finally released kernel source code for the Nokia 4.2, Nokia 6.2, and Nokia 7.2

Power users within the Android community have a love-hate relationship with HMD Global. The company’s smartphones under the Nokia brand have been praised for shipping with Android One and for quick updates, but end users are mostly out of luck when it comes to unlocking the bootloader. To rub salt into the wound, the OEM...

Nokia 6.2 and Black Shark 2 receive stable Android 10 update

Ever since Google rolled out the first stable Android 10 build for its Pixel devices back in September last year, several OEMs have followed suit and released the update to some of their devices. HMD Global's Nokia has been doing a great job of sticking to its Android 10 update roadmap so far and has...

Google Play Services for AR now supports the OPPO Find X2, Samsung Galaxy M21/M31, Xiaomi Redmi Note 8, and more

Google’s first foray into augmented reality for mobile devices was Project Tango. The venture, however, wasn't quite successful because of steep hardware requirements. The Mountain View giant later launched a software-based solution named Google Play Services for AR (formerly called ARCore) that allows developers to add augmented reality features to apps without any dedicated hardware....

[Update: Redmi K20/Mi 9T] TWRP adds support for the Redmi K20 Pro/Mi 9T Pro, Nokia 7.2, and Nokia 6.2

The TWRP custom recovery has been around for several years now and it has grown to become the go-to option for the Android community to install any kind of third-party software on their devices. TWRP's open-source nature helped it reach popularity across a wide range of devices. On top of that, features like full backup...

[Update 3: 6.2 goes on sale in India] HMD Global announces the mid-range Nokia 7.2 and Nokia 6.2 smartphones at IFA 2019

IFA 2019 is currently going on in Berlin and we've already seen a bunch of new phone announcements. HMD Global is, of course, no stranger to phone launches as they consistently release new Nokia phones throughout the year. At IFA 2019, the company is showing off the Nokia 7.2 and Nokia 6.2. Nokia 7.2 Both phones are...

Forums for devices announced at IFA 2019, OnePlus 7T, and Vivo NEX 3 are open

The last week has been busy with phone announcements from IFA 2019. A lot of these phones will drive their respective companies for the next 6 months or so. Besides the devices that were made official, as always, we have a few phones that haven't been fully revealed, but we know are coming. With that...

Google Assistant Ambient Mode turns your smartphone or tablet into a smart display

Google Assistant has become the virtual assistant of choice for many Android users, partly due to its impressive capabilities and also partly because of the fact that it comes preloaded as part of Google's app suite. At IFA 2019, Google is blessing Assistant with the ability to turn Android devices into smart displays through Ambient...