Tag Archive: September


Moto G5S Plus available for pre-order, sales go official September 29th

The Moto G5S Plus was just unveiled last month, but pre-orders had yet to commence. That all changed yesterday, as Motorola announced pre-orders for the Moto G5S Plus. The device is a larger version of the Moto G5, but the sheer size of the Moto G5S Plus doesn’t do justice to the new features and […]

The Nokia 8 is coming to India on September 26

Nokia’s first Android flagship will be coming to India next week.

Nokia kicked off its comeback tale by focusing on the budget segment with the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and the Nokia 6, and now the company’s first flagship running Android will be making its way to India next week. HMD Global has sent out media invites for the Nokia 8 launch in India, which will take place on September 26.

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Android Oreo gets its first update with September patches

Android Oreo has received its first minor update in the form of the September security patch.

Google’s Pixel and Nexus devices are receiving their first updates since Oreo was pushed last month in the form of a minor patch with September’s security patches. While some people already began receiving over-the-air updates (disguised as a downgrade to Nougat), the update is now official with factory images and downloadable, sideloadable (is that a word?) over-the-air (OTA) files available from Google’s website.

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Pixel owners on Oreo receiving September patch disguised as downgrade to Nougat

Certain Pixel owners are being asked to downgrade their phone’s software.

The Android 8.0 Oreo announcement came and went a few weeks ago, and the Pixel phones began recieving the over-the-air update. However, it looks like some users are running into a new problem: their phones are asking to be updated to Android 7.1.2 Nougat.

9to5Google reports that several users on Google+ and Google’s Product Forums have noted that they received the “update” notification. Fortunately, it seems  [Read More…]

A Special Edition OnePlus 5 is probably coming on September 19

Remember that last year OnePlus teamed up with French fashion boutique Colette in order to launch a Special Edition of the OnePlus 3T? Well, it seems that OnePlus is gearing up once again to launch a style-oriented limited edition phone. And it’s going to be a new version of the OnePlus 5 this time. The […]

Nokia 5 is already picking up the September security update

Nokia is beating every other manufacturer when it comes to monthly security updates.

Nokia said that it will deliver monthly security updates to its phones, and it’s continuing to do just that. The Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 picked up the August security patch a few days after Google rolled out the update, and now the Nokia 5 is picking up the September security update alongside the Pixels.

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BlackBerry KEYone in Space Black lands at AT&T on September 1st

TCL and BlackBerry unveiled an all-black BlackBerry KEYone version in India earlier this month. While customers in the US could so far purchase only the black/silver version of the KEYone, the good news is that the all-black version will soon be available for purchase in the country. The all-black BlackBerry will be an AT&T exclusive […]

Sony Xperia XZ Premium is coming to Canada in September

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium will soon be available unlocked in Canada.

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium has already been available for a few months to American and European consumers, to mixed reviews. Now, Sony has announced that the flagship will soon be available to Canadian consumers as well.

Sony’s Canadian site has the device listed as coming soon, and the company shared that it would be available from Amazon.ca beginning in early September. From Sony:

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 set to arrive in September

All attention is on when the Note 8 will be announced and shipped to customers. The president of the Samsung mobile division told Taiwanese press that the Galaxy Note 8 will be announced at an Unpacked event at the end of August for a release in September. The Note 8 is highly anticipated following the […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 may debut in September with two stabilized cameras, 6GB RAM

The Galaxy Note 8 is coming soon, and the rumor mill has started to churn.

Samsung will debut the Galaxy Note 8 in mid-September, two weeks later than previously rumored, and after the hubbub of IFA has died down. It would also be a year and a month later than the Galaxy Note 7’s August debut, lining up with a later-than-usual March announcement of the Galaxy S8. This according to typically-reliable leaker, Evan Blass, of Venturebeat.

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