• Sharp S7 announced in Japan w/ Android One and bogus one-week battery life claim

    7 days ago - By 9to5Google

    Android One devices bring the best of Google to more smartphones around the world, and Sharp has been a part of that program for a while. This week, the Sharp S7 became the latest Android One device for Japan, and it comes with Android 10 out of the box.
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  • Virgin Voyages cruise line lets you order champagne by shaking your phone

    Virgin Voyages cruise line lets you order champagne by shaking your phone

    7 days ago - By Beta News

    I'm not a rich man, but I appreciate the finer things in life. For instance, going on cruises is one of my favorite things - I love to be treated like an important person by the ship's staff for a week or so. I can feel unremarkable for the rest of the year. Speaking of traveling by sea, Virgin Voyages is a new cruise line from British billionaire Sir Richard Branson. So far, he only has a single ship, but he will undoubtedly expand that if it proves popular. Today, Virgin Voyages announces a fancy feature for those that book travel on...
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  • Nokia 8.1 becomes the brand's first phone to score official Android 10 update

    Nokia 8.1 becomes the brand's first phone to score official Android 10 update

    7 days ago - By Phone Arena

    The heavyweight champion of the mobile world in terms of software support strikes again, delivering a swift Android 10 promotion for the upper mid-range Nokia 8.1 handset. Even though this is not the first non-Google device to receive an official update to the newest OS version, following in the footsteps of the Essential Phone, as well as the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro, its achievement is made remarkable by the Snapdragon 710 processor under the hood.
    While reasonably fast by any standards, that's not a flagship SoC, and as you can imagine, the Nokia 8.1 becomes today the world's first ...
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  • Sharp S7 Is A New Android One Phone With "1-Week Battery Life"

    Sharp S7 Is A New Android One Phone With "1-Week Battery Life"

    7 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Sharp has announced a new Android One handset, the Sharp S7. This handset has been announced in Japan, and the company has some bold claims for the phone.
    The Sharp S7 offers has great battery life, the company claims
    The Sharp S7 is a mid-range smartphone. Now, based on what Sharp says, this phone can provide up to one week of battery life on a single charge. That will not apply to everyone, of course, but it seems like the company is pretty confident in this phone's battery endurance.
    Truth be said, the Sharp S7 doesn't really have a large battery on the inside, at least not...
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