• The Galaxy Note 8 gets its first “major” update ahead of its official launch

    9 days ago - By Phandroid

    With the Galaxy Note 8 already in the hands of many users, Samsung has pushed the first update to the device. The update brings the September Android patch, along with camera improvements.
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  • Possible Nokia 8 Masked As Nokia 9 Hits GFXBench With Oreo

    Possible Nokia 8 Masked As Nokia 9 Hits GFXBench With Oreo

    9 days ago - By Android Headlines

    An HMD Global-made device which may be the upcoming Nokia 9 appeared in the database of mobile benchmarking tool GFXBench earlier this week, having been tested as running Android 8.0 Oreo. The listing itself references three model numbers, only one of which could belong to the upcoming Nokia flagship - TA-1052. The other two numbers are the TA-1004 and TA-1012 which were already confirmed as belonging to the Nokia 8, the first high-end device in the brand's post-Microsoft era which officially debuted earlier this summer. References to those two variants could indicate that what's been...
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  • Nokia 8 might get Android Oreo really soon

    Nokia 8 might get Android Oreo really soon

    9 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Nokia 8, HMD's top handset for 2017, is likely to become the first Android-powered Nokia smartphone to receive the Oreo update. A listing of the flagship rocking the latest software from Google emerged recently on benchmarking platform Geekbench.
    On its own, this appearance might not be enough evidence for the looming update. However, we have to remember that HMD Global wants to retain its reputation of a company that issues timely updates on a regular basis. The Finnish firm has so far adorned all of its smartphones ...
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  • HTC to launch an Android One version of U11 Life

    HTC to launch an Android One version of U11 Life

    9 days ago - By Phone Arena

    After rumors revealed Motorola's plans to introduce an Android One smartphone in the United States in the form of a slightly modified X4, we're now being tipped about another major company that has similar plans.
    HTC is expected to launch an Android One version of its unreleased HTC U11 Life, also known as Ocean Life. The smartphones will feature similar designs and specs, but the Android One model will come with Android stock on board.
    None of the HTC apps will be included on the Android One variant of HTC U11 Life. Moreover, the smartphone will run Android Oreo with Sense 9.0 A1 ...
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  • Report: HTC U11 Life To Launch With Stock Android 8.0 Oreo

    9 days ago - By Android Headlines

    HTC is planning to release its rumored U11 Life smartphone with a stock version of Android 8.0 Oreo as part of Google's Android One program, known industry insider Evan Blass said on Wednesday, corroborating another identical report which emerged earlier today. The device is also said to be launched in a variant with Sense 9.0, though it's currently unclear which markets will the Taiwanese original equipment manufacturer be targeting with the two models. It's presumed that no country will receive both versions of the smartphone, while previous reports suggested that its commercial debut...
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