Tag: Android 7.1

Android 7.1 Nougat has ‘panic mode’ reaction for multiple back button presses

While Android is undoubtedly getting better and better at security, we still have news almost every week about a new kind of malware that...

Upcoming OPPO R11 with dual cam setup spotted on GFXBench

We're no longer expecting the OPPO R9 to be followed-up with an R10 because we already saw the R9 Plus. We're assuming it's the...

Android Nougat already being prepped for Chromebooks

Several Chromebooks were introduced during the CES 2017 last week. There were the ASUS Chromebook Flip C302CA and the Chromebook Pro and Chromebook Plus...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 being prepped for the Nougat update

The Galaxy Tab S2 is perhaps one of Samsung's most successful tablet offerings in the market since it was launched. We've seen a lot...

Nextbit Robin, Moto X, Nexus 5 are next to get CM14.1 nightlies

CyanogenMod continues with its push to bring their custom fork of Android 7.1 Nougat to a lot of phone models out there through CM14.1....

Final update to Android 7.1 Developer Preview rolls out, Nexus 9 now supported

Last October, Google put out the Android 7.1 Developer Preview – available for users and devices enrolled the android beta testing program. As expected,...

More phones getting CM14.1 nightly builds

We initially gave you a list of the first wave of devices to get nightly builds of CM14.1 – the parallel CyanogenMod AOSP fork...

Chainfire’s SuperSU 2.78 SR4 now plays nice with TWRP on Pixel and Nougat 7.1

We told you about Chainfire putting out some SuperSU boot-to-root images for Android 7.1 Nougat on Google’s new Pixel smartphones. Apparently, the TWRP custom...

Google discusses what’s new in Android 7.1 in official video

Android 7.1, the seemingly more handsome sibling in the Nougat family, got released just a few weeks after Google unveiled Android 7.0. We don’t...

Action Launcher gets October update, improvement to Quickcuts feature

Action Launcher puts older versions of Android very close to Android 7.1 when they launched the “Quickcuts” feature, which mimics the app shortcuts of...

Android 7.1’s fingerprint swipe, Night Light features not available on Nexus 6P, 5X

So this doesn’t really come as a surprise, but Ian Lake – a developer advocate for Google – has confirmed that a few more...

Android 7.1 Developer Preview now out, update and images available

So it will take a bit more time for Android 7.1 Nougat, the version of Android released with the new Google Pixel smartphones, to...