Tag Archive: Imminent


Google details Assistant’s new Ambient Mode ahead of imminent rollout

The Assistant’s Ambient Mode feature was first showcased by Google at IFA 2019 in September.

What you need to know Google has shown off the Assistant’s new Ambient Mode feature for Android smartphones in a new video. Ambient Mode will be activated when your Android device is plugged into a charger. The feature is expected to begin rolling out next week and will be available on select Android devices from Sony, Nokia, Xiaomi, and Lenovo.

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Redmi K20 and K20 Pro to retain their branding in India, launch imminent

Xiaomi will launch the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro in India within six weeks.

What you need to know Xiaomi will launch the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro in India sometime this month. Both phones will retain their branding in India. Xiaomi is already rolling out billboards advertising the handsets.

Xiaomi doesn’t usually wait around to launch its latest devices in India, and a recent tweet by Manu Kumar Jain suggests the Redmi K20 series is slated  [Read More…]

Android O Developer Preview 4 is out, public version imminent

Android O Developer Preview 4 is now available, so get it!

It’s Monday, which means Google is releasing another version of the Android O Developer Preview.

The fourth issue is the last, cleaning up any remaining bugs and allowing Google to now move forward to the final release, which, according to the post on the Android Developer Blog, is imminent.

As we put the finishing touches on the Android O platform, today we’re rolling out Developer Preview  [Read More…]

Marshmallow update imminent for Verizon LG V10

LG V10 owners on Verizon have a sweet treat to look forward to, as the carrier has indicated Android 6.0 Marshmallow will begin rolling out to the handset on March 24. In addition to the bump up to Marshmallow, Verizon’s patch notes indicate that the update will bump the phone’s software version up to VS99022A. There is no indication on how large the update will be, however.

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Marshmallow update imminent for Sprint HTC One M8

It looks like HTC One M8 owners on Sprint have a fluffy sweet treat to look forward to, as the Marshmallow update should be headed out to the device imminently. That’s according to HTC’s Mo Versi, who says the company just received technical approval on the update, and the over-the-air-update will start tonight, January 29.

Sprint HTC One M8 / M8 HK Owners! Great news, we have received technical approval on the Marshmallow OS  [Read More…]

LeTV showcases its VR headset in India, launch imminent

LeTV, the internet conglomerate and technology company from China, marked its arrival in the Indian market by announcing the Le 3D Helmet VR headset, along with a couple of other lifestyle technology products in the country.

OnePlus One Indian launch imminent, Amazon gets exclusive rights

Earlier this year, OnePlus chairman Carl Pei announced that the vendor was looking to launch the OnePlus One in India in December, with country-specific invites available to consumers interested in buying the device. A teaser posted on Amazon India today indicates that the retailer will have exclusive rights to sell the handset in the country. While Amazon did not mention the device by name, the teaser corresponds to the Sandstone Black version of the OnePlus One.

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Leaked renders of Samsung Galaxy A5 point to an imminent launch

We saw Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy A5 in leaked images yesterday, and today a few more images of the device have surfaced online, this time in the form of press renders. From the images, it is clear that Samsung is sticking to a similar design as the Galaxy Alpha.

Amazon’s Instant Video launch for Android said to be ‘imminent’

It looks like Amazon is set to debut its Instant Video app on Android phones outside of the company’s Kindle Fire ecosystem. An Amazon spokesperson is said to have confirmed of the app’s launch to a broader array of phones running Google’s mobile operating system but declined to give specifics as to which models will be supported and when.

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Xiaomi’s launch in India imminent, may offer devices exclusively on Flipkart

After expanding to several South Asian markets earlier this year, Xiaomi is getting set to launch in India. According to sources familiar with the matter, the Chinese handset vendor will offer its handsets exclusively on Flipkart, India’s largest online retailer.