Unboxing The OnePlus 5

The OnePlus 5 is officially here. In this video, Miles does the complete unboxing of their new flagship device. We have covered our first impressions of the device too, if...

[UPDATED STATEMENT] Do NOT Trust OnePlus 5 Benchmarks in Reviews – How our Review Unit is Grossly Cheating at Benchmarks

Earlier this year, we published a report that denounced OnePlus (and other companies) for their improper behavior in regards to benchmark manipulation on newer builds of OxygenOS. Today, we sadly must...

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Xperia X and X Compact Receive Android 7.1.1

Sony is rolling out a new Nougat update for the Xperia X and Xperia X Compact. The update brings both Android 7.1.1 and the new security patches, and users of...
June 22, 2017 2:14 PM

The Burger King Ad That Activated Google Home Just Won A Prestigious Award

The growing popularity of voice activated speakers can be troublesome: one of the biggest fast food companies, Burger King, used the OK Google trigger in their commercial to activate Google Assistant...
June 22, 2017 12:30 PM

Essential Tools to Becoming an Android Developer

If you’re ready to get serious about Android development then this is where you need to start. We found some great courses to help you not only get started in Android development, but become a professional Android developer if you want to make it a career. Complete Android N Developer Course – Build 17 Apps [91% …

Qualcomm Partners with Packet to Introduce its 48-core Qualcomm Centriq 2400 Processor

Along with smartphone SoCs, Qualcomm has their hand in a lot of other markets right now. Their modems are quite popular due to the patents they own, and the company...
June 22, 2017 11:45 AM

DirtySanta Exploit Unlocks the Bootloader of the LG V20 H990

While some OEMs allow bootloader unlocking on almost every model, the LG officially supports just a few devices. We have exciting news for the owners of the international variant of...
June 22, 2017 11:15 AM

New Galaxy S8/S8+ Device Maintenance Update Lets You Manually Put Apps to Sleep

When Google announced Doze for Android 6.0 Marshmallow, it got a lot of people excited because they’re always looking for ways to increase the battery life of their smartphone or...
June 22, 2017 10:55 AM

Hue Tile Lets You Control Your Hue Lights with a Quick Settings Tile

There’s a new application from XDA Junior Member anilejder called Hue Tile that lets you control your Philips Hue lights directly from your quick settings tile. The setup is simple as it just...
June 22, 2017 10:40 AM

SEGA Forever Allows You to Play Classic Games For Free On Android

Retro gaming fans may have just got the best news in a while. SEGA has just officially launched the SEGA Forever collection which allows gamers around the globe to play...
June 22, 2017 10:20 AM

Report: LG to Unveil its Next Flagship, V30, at IFA 2017

According to the South Korean tech publication ETNews, LG is planning to launch its next flagship in its V line-up at IFA 2017 in Berlin. If true, this will mark...
June 22, 2017 9:59 AM

This Immersive Angular 2 Course is 88% Off

Separate yourself from the developer pack with 44 intensive hours on the web’s most exciting new framework. This Angular 2 course deal from the XDA Depot will teach you everything...
June 22, 2017 9:10 AM

XDA News of the Week: OnePlus 5 Launches, Yota Phone Announced & Substratum Beta Released

While the week still is not over, we thought the news about the new OnePlus 5 could not wait any longer. In this video, Joe gives us a roundup of...
June 21, 2017 3:03 PM

Collection of Black AMOLED Wallpapers on XDA Labs

While many of us don’t stay at the home screen of our phones for very long, some like to use black wallpapers and themes to help optimize battery life for...
June 21, 2017 1:10 PM

Japanese HTC Blog Finds Possible Pixel 2 References in U11 Files

The blog HTC Soku released an entry today which discovered data that HTC may be, or may have been handling two of the Pixel 2 variants. Inside the blog entry were the...
June 21, 2017 1:02 PM