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  • Google revealed earlier this week that the upcoming version of its Android platform will be called 'Android Oreo' and HTC has already confirmed some of its handsets that will be getting the update. Unsurprisingly, the company's current flagship model - the U11 - makes the list but other than that, HTC has confirmed that HTC U Ultra and HTC 10 will also be getting the Oreo treatment.In a tweet posted on Tuesday, HTC USA replied to a user query by saying, "We're excited to bring Android Oreo to HTC U11, HTC U Ultra, and HTC 10 owners worldwide! Details & additional devices to be announced soon." While it seems like a positive move from the company to already announce that it will be providing the Android Oreo update to its smartphones, we will have to wait and see how long it actually takes to deliver on its promise after the upcoming version of Android is officially launched.Recently, the company also added ability to record 1080p resolution at 60fps and support fo..

    HTC U11, HTC U Ultra, HTC 10 Confirmed to Get Android Oreo Update

    Google revealed earlier this week that the upcoming version of its Android platform will be called 'Android Oreo' and HTC has already confirmed some of its handsets that will be getting the update. Unsurprisingly, the company's current flagship model - the U11 - makes the list but other than that, HTC has confirmed that HTC U Ultra and HTC 10 will also be getting the Oreo treatment.In a tweet posted on Tuesday, HTC USA replied to a user query by saying, "We're excited to bring Android Oreo to HTC U11, HTC U Ultra, and HTC 10 owners worldwide! Details & additional devices to be announced soon." While it seems like a positive move from the company to already announce that it will be providing the Android Oreo update to its smartphones, we will have to wait and see how long it actually takes to deliver on its promise after the upcoming version of Android is officially launched.Recently, the company also added ability to record 1080p resolution at 60fps and support fo..
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  • Last week, The Drive listed a new set of European cars confirmed for the upcoming circuit racing game, Forza Motorsport 7. This week's Forza Garage announcement is less about specific cars, and more about returning game features absent from recent Forza Motorsport titles—with an emphasis on special Forza Edition cars, community events, and the auction house. In particular, the Forza Edition vehicles introduced in 2016's Forza Horizon 3 are confirmed to be making their debut in this October's Forza Motorsport 7, where they will likely replace the "Team Forza" cars seen in the fifth and sixth installments of the Forza Motorsport series. Those cars were specially-liveried, but poorly tuned vehicles made free to new players.The Forza Edition vehicles are visually distinct, sporting specially-designed liveries and wide body kits; they're equally special underneath, with special suspension setups fine-tuned by Turn 10 Studios, with some even being built with drifting in..

    Forza Motorsport 7 New, Returning Features Confirmed

    Last week, The Drive listed a new set of European cars confirmed for the upcoming circuit racing game, Forza Motorsport 7. This week's Forza Garage announcement is less about specific cars, and more about returning game features absent from recent Forza Motorsport titles—with an emphasis on special Forza Edition cars, community events, and the auction house. In particular, the Forza Edition vehicles introduced in 2016's Forza Horizon 3 are confirmed to be making their debut in this October's Forza Motorsport 7, where they will likely replace the "Team Forza" cars seen in the fifth and sixth installments of the Forza Motorsport series. Those cars were specially-liveried, but poorly tuned vehicles made free to new players.The Forza Edition vehicles are visually distinct, sporting specially-designed liveries and wide body kits; they're equally special underneath, with special suspension setups fine-tuned by Turn 10 Studios, with some even being built with drifting in..
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  • Nokia 3 will be getting the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update by the end of August, HMD Global has confirmed. With this update, Nokia 3 - the cheapest Nokia Android phone at Rs. 9,499 and the only one available to purchase in India right now - will join its siblings Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 in the list of models with the latest version of Android. While the mid-tier Nokia 5 shipped with Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box and the high-end Nokia 6 moved to the wider Android 7.1.1 rollout in May this year, Nokia 3 has not been left behind by the company as HMD Global's Chief Product Officer, Juho Sarvikas took to Twitter to make the confirmation.The Nokia 3 currently runs Android 7.0 Nougat, and as promised by HMD Global it will receive the latest Android update. Sarvikas on Saturday posted a tweet that "Got a few questions on this so wanted to confirm that #Nokia3 will receive 7.1.1 update by end of August. @nokiamobile". Furthermore, Sarvikas also confirmed to one of the Twitter users that ..

    Nokia 3 Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update Confirmed for August-End

    Nokia 3 will be getting the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update by the end of August, HMD Global has confirmed. With this update, Nokia 3 - the cheapest Nokia Android phone at Rs. 9,499 and the only one available to purchase in India right now - will join its siblings Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 in the list of models with the latest version of Android. While the mid-tier Nokia 5 shipped with Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box and the high-end Nokia 6 moved to the wider Android 7.1.1 rollout in May this year, Nokia 3 has not been left behind by the company as HMD Global's Chief Product Officer, Juho Sarvikas took to Twitter to make the confirmation.The Nokia 3 currently runs Android 7.0 Nougat, and as promised by HMD Global it will receive the latest Android update. Sarvikas on Saturday posted a tweet that "Got a few questions on this so wanted to confirm that #Nokia3 will receive 7.1.1 update by end of August. @nokiamobile". Furthermore, Sarvikas also confirmed to one of the Twitter users that ..
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  • While the press invites for ZenFone 4 earlier suggested that the smartphone will be launched on August 19 in Philippines, the company has now shared a new teaser for the handset and said that it will be unveiled ahead of that date in Taiwan - on August 17. Notably, the latest teaser for the smartphone gives us a glimpse at the dual camera setup at the back of the smartphone.While the official teaser, posted by the company through a Facebook post, doesn't reveal any particular details about the Asus ZenFone 4, it does show the smartphone bearing dual cameras at the back. This shouldn't come as a surprise as the company has already launched Asus ZenFone 4 Max smartphone from the series in Russia, which also sports a dual camera setup.Asus is planning to launch three models of the ZenFone 4 series, i.e. ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4, and ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, as per a report by Digitimes. The report suggests that the ZenFone 4 Pro comes with a 5.7-inch display and will be powered b..

    Asus ZenFone 4 Launch Set for August 17, Dual Camera Setup Confirmed

    While the press invites for ZenFone 4 earlier suggested that the smartphone will be launched on August 19 in Philippines, the company has now shared a new teaser for the handset and said that it will be unveiled ahead of that date in Taiwan - on August 17. Notably, the latest teaser for the smartphone gives us a glimpse at the dual camera setup at the back of the smartphone.While the official teaser, posted by the company through a Facebook post, doesn't reveal any particular details about the Asus ZenFone 4, it does show the smartphone bearing dual cameras at the back. This shouldn't come as a surprise as the company has already launched Asus ZenFone 4 Max smartphone from the series in Russia, which also sports a dual camera setup.Asus is planning to launch three models of the ZenFone 4 series, i.e. ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4, and ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, as per a report by Digitimes. The report suggests that the ZenFone 4 Pro comes with a 5.7-inch display and will be powered b..
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  • LG is set to launch the much rumoured LG V30 smartphone soon, and new information about the smartphone keeps trickling in regularly. In fresh reports, LG has now confirmed that the company is making the switch to OLED in its upcoming flagship, which will sport a FullVision display - meaning really less bezel. Also, more spec information about the smartphone has been leaked revealing its display size and camera details.LG has now confirmed that its next flagship, highly rumoured to be the LG V30, will switch to OLED with a QHD+ (1440 x 2880 pixels) resolution. This means more battery life and durability. The company also says that the plastic OLED aka P-OLED display tech will allow for curved edges on the sides, but the shared image showing the bottom part of the smartphone suggests that it won't copy Samsung's Edge feature, and the display will only be slightly tapered.The LG V30 display will take on the 18:9 FullVision aspect ratio, just like the LG G6, and the company say..

    LG V30 Confirmed to Sport 6-Inch FullVision P-OLED QHD+ Display

    LG is set to launch the much rumoured LG V30 smartphone soon, and new information about the smartphone keeps trickling in regularly. In fresh reports, LG has now confirmed that the company is making the switch to OLED in its upcoming flagship, which will sport a FullVision display - meaning really less bezel. Also, more spec information about the smartphone has been leaked revealing its display size and camera details.LG has now confirmed that its next flagship, highly rumoured to be the LG V30, will switch to OLED with a QHD+ (1440 x 2880 pixels) resolution. This means more battery life and durability. The company also says that the plastic OLED aka P-OLED display tech will allow for curved edges on the sides, but the shared image showing the bottom part of the smartphone suggests that it won't copy Samsung's Edge feature, and the display will only be slightly tapered.The LG V30 display will take on the 18:9 FullVision aspect ratio, just like the LG G6, and the company say..
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  • Earlier this week, OnePlus released a teaser that suggested that a new colour variant of its OnePlus 5 smartphone will be launched on August 7. While there were already speculations that the company might be unveiling a Mint Gold colour variant on the aforementioned date, the URL address of the teaser banner on Amazon India website has seemingly confirmed that a Gold variant of the handset is coming our way.On Thursday, OnePlus posted a tweet to tell interested customers to head to Amazon India if they want to be notified about the company's upcoming announcement. However, little did the company realise that the image URL address of the teaser banner also mentions the word 'Gold'. This leaves little room for doubt that the Chinese company will launch a Gold colour variant of the smartphone.Further, in a Facebook post, OnePlus even said that a lot of users guessed it correctly. This means that the OnePlus has all but confirmed that a Gold colour variant of OnePlus 5 wi..

    OnePlus 5 Gold Colour Variant Seemingly Confirmed by Amazon India Banner

    Earlier this week, OnePlus released a teaser that suggested that a new colour variant of its OnePlus 5 smartphone will be launched on August 7. While there were already speculations that the company might be unveiling a Mint Gold colour variant on the aforementioned date, the URL address of the teaser banner on Amazon India website has seemingly confirmed that a Gold variant of the handset is coming our way.On Thursday, OnePlus posted a tweet to tell interested customers to head to Amazon India if they want to be notified about the company's upcoming announcement. However, little did the company realise that the image URL address of the teaser banner also mentions the word 'Gold'. This leaves little room for doubt that the Chinese company will launch a Gold colour variant of the smartphone.Further, in a Facebook post, OnePlus even said that a lot of users guessed it correctly. This means that the OnePlus has all but confirmed that a Gold colour variant of OnePlus 5 wi..
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