Tag Archive: Android


Lenovo just announced an Android phone with 12GB of RAM

It also features a slider design and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855.

Although Lenovo is associated pretty much exclusively with computers here in the U.S., the company’s also well-known for its smartphone business in other parts of the world. Most recently, Lenovo announced the Z5 Pro GT in China with a few headlining features — the most buzzworthy of which is its whopping 12GB of RAM.

That’s the most RAM we’ve yet to see in a smartphone, even beating  [Read More…]

Chuwi lets you save up to 37% on Android tablets this Christmas (Promoted)

It’s the time of year when everyone is frantically looking for presents for their family and friends.

Well, if you think someone from your circle would be in need of a tablet, then maybe you’d like to take a look at Chuwi’s series of discounts of the holidays.

The low-cost tablet maker is offering consistent price cuts on some of its best models including the Hi9 Plus.

This is a tablet designed for productivity that comes with a 10.8-inch screen  [Read More…]

How to put together an Instagram Top 9 on Android

Here’s how to find and share your most popular posts of the year!

Towards the end of each year, it becomes quite common to see your Instagram feed filled with people’s top nine most popular posts of the year. It’s a fun way to look back at your biggest highlights, and thankfully, making your own Top 9 is a lot easier than you were probably thinking.

First thing’s first, we need to download an app called “Top  [Read More…]

Stable Android 9.0 Pie update is now rolling out to POCO F1

The POCO F1 is now receiving the stable Pie update.

POCO F1 picked up the MIUI 10 update back in November, but that particular build was still based on Oreo. Xiaomi is now rolling out the stable Android 9.0 Pie release to the device, with users in India and UK getting the update. The OTA update comes in at 1.6GB and includes the latest version of MIUI (10.1.3.0 PEJMIFI), the November security patch, and a host of  [Read More…]

Vivo Go debuts as Blu’s first phone with Android 9 Pie (Go edition)

Squeezing out one final model before the end of 2018, smartphone maker Blu is back with another new handset. This time we’re looking at the Vivo Go, the company’s first to launch with Android 9 Pie (Go edition).

Priced just $ 80, the Vivo Go is an unlocked phone that works with T-Mobile, AT&T, and their respective prepaid brands. For instance, if you’re a subscriber on Cricket, Metro, or Straight Talk, you’ll be able to use the new device.

Purchase  [Read More…]

Best stocking stuffers under $25 for Android fans

It’s just about that time when folks around the world will be hanging their stockings over the fireplace with care. Just what will end up in those stockings? We’ve got some great recommendations that range from portable power packs to touchscreen gloves. Here are some quick gift ideas that will make perfect stocking stuffers for anyone on Santa’s list.

Get whatever you want Google Play Store gift card

Yeah, we know. Gift cards are pretty lazy as far  [Read More…]

Win a Huawei P20 Lite and accessories from Noreve and Android Central!

If you’re looking for quality cases for your smartphone, tablet, laptop, Apple Watch, or other devices, you’re definitely going to want to shop at Noreve.

Noreve specializes in crafting protective covers for mobile phones which showcase French craftsmanship. Renowned for its full grain leathers & finishes, its extensive product range and its love of personalization, Noreve has won several awards for its products, its innovation and its commitment to products that are truly Made-in-France. The company has rapidly  [Read More…]

Google Maps’ For You feature expands to iOS, 130 new countries for Android

For You is available in over 40 countries for iOS.

When Google Maps got its big visual refresh back in June, one of the new features it introduced was something called “For You.” For You is a section in Maps that recommends new places to check out based on your preferences, lets you know about new restaurants that open, and events happening in your area.

Today, Google’s announcing that For You is now expanding to 130+ additional  [Read More…]

WhatsApp for Android: The ultimate guide

Send text, photos, video, and more, using WhatsApp!

WhatsApp has 1.5 billion users, and it’s not hard to see why.

You can send text messages, photos, videos, contacts, and locations, make calls, receive calls, and manage messages like a boss, for free. Yeah, free. No per-minute rate for calling internationally, or premium per text message sent or text message received. It’s all free. All you need is an internet connection and an existing phone number and away  [Read More…]