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Energy Ring battery indicator adds support for OPPO Find X2 Pro, Huawei P40 Pro, POCO X2, Redmi Note 9, and more

The hole-punch camera cutout is one of those display design elements that has seen widespread adoption among smartphone makers in the last year. If you're not a fan of mechanical pop-up cameras or notches, the hole-punch cutout layout is indeed a viable alternative. You can even utilize the space around the camera hole(s) as a...

Realme 6 Pro bootloader unlock tool and unofficial TWRP are now available

The Realme 6 Pro offers some solid specifications, such as the Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC, up to 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM, and up to 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage at a very attractive price tag. The device packs in a 90Hz hole-punch display while sporting a 4,300mAh battery with support for 30W fast charging. On...

Google Play Services for AR now supports the Motorola Edge, Realme 6, Samsung Galaxy A31/41, Sony Xperia 1 II, and more

Google Play Services for AR (formerly Google ARCore) is a software service from the company that enables applications to create augmented reality experienced on devices without any need for dedicated hardware. While the service uses a device's existing cameras and sensors for the AR experience, Google has to work with OEMs to create custom calibration...

Nintendo 3DS emulation: Official Citra for Android performance testing on the Snapdragon 865, 855, and 845

Citra, the most popular Nintendo 3DS emulator, was officially released for Android onto the Google Play Store last week, and its performance has been at the forefront of the conversation. I'm sure anybody who saw its release wondered whether they could play their favorite Nintendo 3DS games on their Android smartphone or tablet, so I've...

Download: Realme devices get updates with April 2020 security patches

Most OEMs have their own customized version of Android, which is itself a compelling reason to maintain separate security bulletins besides Google's monthly Android security patch updates. However, big-name companies like Samsung usually opt for a mix of monthly, quarterly, and sometimes undefined update cycle, probably because of their vast product portfolio. Interestingly, the newcomer...

Kernel sources for the Realme 6, 6 Pro, C3 and 5i are now available

Android is built on top of the Linux kernel, thus companies are required to provide the source code, upon request, of any Linux kernel binaries they distribute on devices they sell. Most major OEMs do fulfill this commitment by making the source code publicly available, but the uploaded source releases often lack critical components and/or...

Realme 6 Pro Review: A well-rounded affordable smartphone with a few premium features

Realme's number series, which started off with the launch of the Realme 1 back in 2018, has been known to offer some great budget devices. But with the Realme C series now targeting the same price segment, Realme has upgraded the number series to offer mid-range specifications at an affordable price. Following the launch of...

Realme 6, 6 Pro, 2, 2 Pro, and C1 get updates with March 2020 security patches

With the launch of the Realme X2 Pro in October 2019, Realme entered the flagship segment. Their subsequent flagship – Realme X50 Pro, powered by a 5G enabled Snapdragon 865 chipset - greatly helped the BBK Electronics-owned brand to cement a place in the elite category. The mid-range tier is not completely left behind either,...

Forums for the Moto G8, Realme 6 series, Black Shark 3 series, and OPPO Find X2 Pro are now open

The season of phone launches for 2020 is kicking into high gear. This week alone, we saw phone announcements from Motorola, Realme, Black Shark, and OPPO. As usual, we have opened up forums for all of these devices, which include the Moto G8, Realme 6 series, Black Shark 3 series, and OPPO Find X2 Pro. First,...

Realme 6 and 6 Pro launched in India with 90Hz hole-punch displays and 30W fast charging

Realme has had a great start this year with the launch of the budget-friendly Realme C3 and its first 5G flagship, the Realme X50 Pro. In my review of the Realme C3, I found the MediaTek Helio G70 powered device to be a great option for mobile gamers on a budget, while Adam from our...