[Update: Mar. 18] Redmi Note 9 February MIUI 12 update promises to improve overall performance at the cost of several inessential features

New updates are being added at the bottom of this story… Original story (published on March 01, 2021) follows: Everyone is aware of how buggy and laggy MIUI 12...

CarbonRom 8.0 releases Android 10 update for OnePlus 6/6T/7Pro, Xiaomi Mi A2, Redmi Note 7/5, Redmi 7, Essential Phone & more

We all know the open-source nature of Android gives the budding developers to churn out additional custom ROMs and modded apps that can enhance the productivity of any Android...

[Updated] Paranoid Android 10 update (Quartz 1) arrives on OnePlus 7 Pro, 6/6T, 3/3T, Xiaomi Mi 9/6, Redmi 5, ZenFone Max Pro M2/M1 & Essential Phone

This story is being continuously updated…. New updates are being added at the bottom….. Original story (published on April 17) follows: Android being an Open-source platform means virtually endless...

New update alert: Realme C1/2, Realme Band, Mi MIX 2S, Redmi 7A, Redmi 8A, Pinephone (Android 10), Galaxy S9 & Essential Phone

Sagar Naresh Sagar Naresh April 14, 2020 Android,  Android 10,  Essential,  News,  Pie,  Realme,  Redmi,  Samsung,  Updates,  Xiaomi 2

Well then! A new day and a new set of devices are in line to receive some updates. Notably, the Realme C1, Realme 2, Realme Band, Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S...

Essential Phone (PH-1) unofficial LineageOS 17.1 based on Android 10 now available, Asus ROG Phone 2 Android 10 kernel source released

Sagar Naresh Sagar Naresh March 13, 2020 Android,  Android 10,  Asus,  Essential,  News 4

Essential Phone is a company that has a pretty simple story of rising to fame and biting the dust. The company was headed by the co-founder of Android Andy...

Essential Phone (PH-1) running Android 11 (Android R) makes an appearance at Geekbench

Software updates is an area that has troubled the Android world for years. For a long time, only the Google Nexus devices were worth considering for anyone into timely software...

[Updated] Dead? Not really! Essential Phone to get Android 11 Developer Preview support

This story is being continuously updated…. New updates are being added at the bottom….. Original story (from Feb 24) follows: Essential Phone made waves online as it came out from...

Sprint Moto Z3 Play Android 10 update seems distant as it gets January OTA; Moto X4 & Sprint Essential Phone fetch February patch

Sagar Naresh Sagar Naresh February 20, 2020 Android,  Essential,  Motorola,  News,  Sprint,  Updates 3

Reportedly, three Android devices are getting new security patches. Notably, Sprint has pushed in new security updates for its Moto Z3 Play and Essential Phone variant, while regular Moto X4...

Essential Phone (PH-1) will not receive updates anymore as company is shutting down

Sagar Naresh Sagar Naresh February 13, 2020 Android,  Essential,  News 4

Andy Rubin, one of the cofounders of Android, parted ways with Android and brought in a new smartphone under the name Essential. Essential Phone PH-1 is probably the first...

Google Pixel series & Essential Phone get February 2020 update, Camera, Assistant, and NFC fixes included

Clinton Madegwa Clinton Madegwa February 04, 2020 Android,  Essential,  Google,  News,  Updates 6

It is February 2020 and several devices are already receiving the February 2020 patch update. Interestingly, the first batch came from Samsung, and Google’s own devices as well...