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Save 60% on this thin Nexus 6P case today!

Want to add a layer of protection to your Nexus 6P without making it bulky? If so, Amzer’s Pudding TPU case may be a great option that will add a slim layer to the phone and not make it any bigger. Right now you can pick one up for just $ 3.95.

How to enable Night Mode on your Nexus in Android 7.0 Nougat

How do I enable Night Mode in Android 7.0 Nougat on a Nexus device?

During the Android 7.0 Nougat Developer Preview, Google experimented with a system-wide Night Mode that offered a number of improvements to compatible Nexus phones to allow them to work better at night and in other low-light situations. Unfortunately for tinkerers (but completely understandable for a variety of reasons), that mode was hidden in the run-up to Nougat’s release — but with a  [Read More…]

Google gives Nexus phones a kick-ass WiFi feature from Project Fi

Google is giving smartphone owners yet another reason to consider a Nexus as their next device. This week finds Google rolling out Wi-Fi Assistant technology to Nexus phones running Android 5.1 or later. Once deployed, these smartphone users will be able to better leverage hotspots for data instead of relying on a cellular connection. Moreover,

Your Nexus phone will soon automatically connect to open Wi-Fi networks

Google’s Nexus phones get yet another great exclusive value-added feature.

Google’s awesome Wi-Fi Assistant, which was previously available only to Project Fi phones, will be opening up to all Nexus phones in the coming weeks. The feature lets your Nexus — with your permission — connect to all open Wi-Fi networks that it finds, offloading data usage that would otherwise end up costing you on a limited mobile data plan.

With Wi-Fi Assistant enabled, which  [Read More…]

Nexus phones could launch with Android 7.1, chatter indicates

Just days after the official launch of Android 7.0 Nougat comes word that its first maintenance release is not far behind. According to a number of sites and reports, an Android 7.1 build has already been spotted in apps and logs. Google has previously indicated that the first MR would come in the fall; an

Celebrate the release of Nougat with these Nexus wallpapers!

It’s release week in Android land. It’s kinda like Christmas… if the presents took months to reach some of the good little geeks and nerds.

If you’re rocking Nougat right now, I’m happy for you. This is the benefit of buying a Nexus. For the rest of us, we’ll be waiting a little while for Samsung, HTC, Motorola, and the rest to get updates to our phones. Okay, some of us will be waiting a lotta  [Read More…]

Three easy steps to make your Note 7 look and feel like a Nexus

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is undoubtedly one of the most impressive cellular devices ever manufactured. Some would argue it’s the best ever. The Note 7 is now waterproof and has expandable storage! It seems that Samsung really has been listening to its fans after all. We’re even beginning to see some changes in the

How to manually update your Nexus

Get the latest version of Android on your Nexus on your own terms.

Nexus, the line of Android phones and tablets developed in partnership between Google and various hardware manufacturers, is a program that helps developers to get their hands on a 100% stock Android experience. It can help to develop applications for the platform quicker and easier than using a device with a manufacturer skin onboard, and that’s a good thing.

But Nexuses aren’t just  [Read More…]

Tronsmart’s latest power bank is perfect for the Galaxy Note 7 and Nexus 6P

As you have witnessed, the mobile industry is slowly transitioning from microUSB to USB Type C. One of the first major smartphones to move to USB Type C was the Android enthusiast’s favorite, Google’s Nexus 6P. Since that phone was released there have been many other devices that followed suit including the LG G5, HTC

Android 7.0 Nougat available today for Nexus devices

Launch day for the next version of Android!

After a five-month developer preview program, the next version of Android is finally upon us! Google has announced that Android 7.0 Nougat is complete, and Nexus devices will begin receiving the update from today.

Nougat brings a host of new features, including split-screen multi-window, improved notifications and longer battery life through the improved Doze feature.

We’re not expecting the final version of Android 7.0 to feature any  [Read More…]