Categories
Latest

OxygenOS 5.1 for OnePlus 5 and 5T released with Android 8.1 Oreo

Android 8.1 Oreo is now rolling out for the OnePlus 5 and 5T smartphones in the form of OxygenOS 5.1. The new OS includes several new features and improvements. New features like Parallel Apps, Auto-fill, Picture-in-Picture, Smart text selection, new design for Quick Settings, and some other OnePlus features are now available for OnePlus 5T owners. In addition, the update also includes latest Android security patch.

New in OxygenOS 5.1 for OnePlus 5/5T

System

  • Updated system to Android 8.1 Oreo
  • Updated Android security patch to 2018-04
  • Added full-screen gesture support( Only 5T)

Gaming mode

  • Added new optimizations in gaming mode including power saving and pausing adaptive brightness
  • Added network boost – network priority for gaming App in the foreground

Launcher

  • Added category tags in the search section of the app drawer
  • Auto name folders based on category.
Categories
Latest

Update 48.1.A.0.116 for Xperia XA1 brings Android 8.0 Oreo

Sony is now rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo with the new software update 48.1.A.0.116 for Xperia XA1. New features like Parallel Apps, Auto-fill, Picture-in-Picture, Smart text selection, new design for Quick Settings, and other features are now available for Sony Xperia XA1 owners.

In addition, the update comes with latest Android Security patch with brings fixes for Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures discovered in the Android operating system. The firmware update also includes device stability improvements, bug fixes and further improvements for performance.

New features in Sony Xperia XA1 Update 48.1.A.0.116 brings Android 8.0 Oreo

Predictive Capture (smile) – Predictive Capture automatically starts buffering images when it detects a smile (even before you press the shutter button), allowing you to pick the best from a selection of up to four shots

Autofocus burst – Recognises, tracks and captures sequences of moving objects in sharp focus for blur-free action shots

Improved sound quality – Tuning improvements to the front-facing stereo speakers, and Qualcomm® aptX HD audio support for high-quality sounds when using wireless headphones

App Shortcuts – Re-imagined app shortcuts, which allow easy access to actions menus by long pressing the app icon.

Software update 48.1.A.0.116 for Xperia XA1 smartphone will gradually release to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update.

What’s new in Android 8.0 Oreo
Categories
Latest

Sony Xperia X Compact 34.4.A.0.364 Android 8.0 Oreo update

Sony Xperia X Compact 34.4.A.0.364 update is now rolling out with Android 8.0 Oreo. The new update comes with new features like Parallel Apps, Auto-fill, Picture-in-Picture, Smart text selection, new design for Quick Settings, and other features are now available for Sony Xperia X Compact owners.

In addition, the update comes with latest Android Security patch with brings fixes for Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures discovered in the Android operating system. The firmware update also includes device stability improvements, bug fixes and further improvements for performance.

Xperia X Compact Sony Xperia X 34.4.A.0.364 Android 8.0 Oreo
Xperia X Compact Sony Xperia X 34.4.A.0.364 Android 8.0 Oreo

New features in Sony Xperia X Compact 34.4.A.0.364 Update

Predictive Capture (smile) – Predictive Capture automatically starts buffering images when it detects a smile (even before you press the shutter button), allowing you to pick the best from a selection of up to four shots

Autofocus burst – Recognises, tracks and captures sequences of moving objects in sharp focus for blur-free action shots

Improved sound quality – Tuning improvements to the front-facing stereo speakers, and Qualcomm® aptX HD audio support for high-quality sounds when using wireless headphones

App Shortcuts – Re-imagined app shortcuts, which allow easy access to actions menus by long pressing the app icon.

Sony Xperia X Compact 34.4.A.0.364 update will gradually release to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update.

What’s new in Android 8.0 Oreo
Categories
Latest

Sony Xperia X 34.4.A.0.364 update brings Android 8.0 Oreo

Sony Xperia X update 34.4.A.0.364 is now rolling out with Android 8.0 Oreo. New features like Parallel Apps, Auto-fill, Picture-in-Picture, Smart text selection, new design for Quick Settings, and other features are now available for Sony Xperia X owners.

In addition, the update comes with latest Android Security patch with brings fixes for Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures discovered in the Android operating system. The firmware update also includes device stability improvements, bug fixes and further improvements for performance.

Sony Xperia X 34.4.A.0.364 update brings Android 8.0 Oreo
Sony Xperia X 34.4.A.0.364 Android 8.0 Oreo update

New features in Sony Xperia X 34.4.A.0.364 Update

Predictive Capture (smile) – Predictive Capture automatically starts buffering images when it detects a smile (even before you press the shutter button), allowing you to pick the best from a selection of up to four shots

Autofocus burst – Recognises, tracks and captures sequences of moving objects in sharp focus for blur-free action shots

Improved sound quality – Tuning improvements to the front-facing stereo speakers, and Qualcomm® aptX HD audio support for high-quality sounds when using wireless headphones

App Shortcuts – Re-imagined app shortcuts, which allow easy access to actions menus by long pressing the app icon.

Sony Xperia X 34.4.A.0.364 update will gradually release to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update.

What’s new in Android 8.0 Oreo
Categories
Latest

OxygenOS 5.0.2 for OnePlus 5T released with Android 8.0 Oreo

Android 8.0 Oreo is now rolling out for OnePlus 5T smartphone in the form of OxygenOS 5.0.2. The new OS includes several new features and improvements. New features like Parallel Apps, Auto-fill, Picture-in-Picture, Smart text selection, new design for Quick Settings, and some other OnePlus features are now available for OnePlus 5T owners.

In addition, the update also fixes Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities with the January 2018 security patch.

New in OxygenOS 5.0.2 for OnePlus 5T

System

  • Upgraded Android version to Oreo (8.0)
  • Applied CPU security patch: CVE-2017-13218
  • General bug fixes and improvements

Applications

  • Updated Launcher to v2.2
  • Updated Gallery to v2.0
  • Updated Weather to v1.9
  • Updated File Manager to v1.7.6

OxygenOS 5.0.2 update for OnePlus 5T smartphones will roll out over the air. Once there, be sure to connect to a WiFi network before installing the update to avoid extra data charges. Also, make sure that your OnePlus device is at least 50 percent charged.

What’s new in Android 8.0 Oreo
Categories
Patch Notes

LG V30 Android 8.0 Oreo Update US99818f released

LG is now rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update US99818f for unlocked LG V30 smartphone in the US. The update also includes the Android security patch for January.

Google’s latest Android 8.0 Oreo comes with new features like picture-in-picture (PIP) mode, Notifications Visual Cleanup, Notification Badges, Always-On Display Updates, Instant Apps, Autofill for apps, and much more. Check out full details below.

LG V30 Android 8.0 Oreo Update US99818f

Picture in Picture

Android O allows you to launch a YouTube video in picture-in-picture (PIP) mode. This lets you use other apps while still watching the video. The video displays in a small window that you can drag to any part of the screen.

Google Pixel XL Picture in Picture screenshot

Notifications Visual Cleanup

The more distinct visual hierarchy that is easier to scan and emphasizes what is most important.

Google Pixel XL Notifications Visual Cleanup screenshot

Notification Badges

Notification badges (or notification dots) appear on an apps’ icon to let you know the app has a notification for you. The badges display notifications associated with one or more notification channel in an app that you have not yet dismissed or acted on.

Google Pixel XL Notification Badges screenshot

When you press and hold an app icon that’s showing a notification badge, the notification details will pop-up right on your Home screen. No need to go into the app.

Google Pixel XL Notification Badges screenshot

Notification Channels

The notification channel feature gives you more control over which specific notifications you want to receive and how you want the alert to behave. Notification channels are categories of notifications available in an app. You can turn on only the notification channels you want and customize how they behave. Notifications of the same channel behave the same way.

Google Pixel XL Notification Channels screenshot

Always-On Display Updates

The Always-on display will transition to an ambient display during an incoming notification for easier reading. To wake your device simply double tap the screen.

Google Pixel XL Always on Display screenshot Google Pixel XL Always on Display screenshot

Instant Apps

The new Search Apps field lets you find an app instantly and displays recommended apps you’re likely to use.

Google Pixel XL Instant Apps screenshot

Autofill

Autofill makes signing in to apps quick and simple. Now you can pull your saved password data from Google Chrome or other auto-fill services.

Google Pixel XL Autofill screenshot

Android Oreo update US99818f for unlocked LG V30 smartphones will gradually release to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update. Also, you can download the update from the link below.

Categories
Latest

HTC 10 Android 8.0 Oreo Update 3.16.617.2 released

HTC is now rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update 3.16.617.2 for unlocked HTC 10 smartphone in the US. Google’s latest Android 8.0 Oreo comes with new features like picture-in-picture (PIP) mode, Notifications Visual Cleanup, Notification Badges, Always-On Display Updates, Instant Apps, Autofill for apps, and much more. Check out full details below.

HTC 10 Android 8.0 Oreo update 3.16.617.2

Picture in Picture

Android O allows you to launch a YouTube video in picture-in-picture (PIP) mode. This lets you use other apps while still watching the video. The video displays in a small window that you can drag to any part of the screen.

Google Pixel XL Picture in Picture screenshot

Notifications Visual Cleanup

The more distinct visual hierarchy that is easier to scan and emphasizes what is most important.

Google Pixel XL Notifications Visual Cleanup screenshot

Notification Badges

Notification badges (or notification dots) appear on an apps’ icon to let you know the app has a notification for you. The badges display notifications associated with one or more notification channel in an app that you have not yet dismissed or acted on.

Google Pixel XL Notification Badges screenshot

When you press and hold an app icon that’s showing a notification badge, the notification details will pop-up right on your Home screen. No need to go into the app.

Google Pixel XL Notification Badges screenshot

Notification Channels

The notification channel feature gives you more control over which specific notifications you want to receive and how you want the alert to behave. Notification channels are categories of notifications available in an app. You can turn on only the notification channels you want and customize how they behave. Notifications of the same channel behave the same way.

Google Pixel XL Notification Channels screenshot

Always-On Display Updates

The Always-on display will transition to an ambient display during an incoming notification for easier reading. To wake your device simply double tap the screen.

Google Pixel XL Always on Display screenshot Google Pixel XL Always on Display screenshot

Instant Apps

The new Search Apps field lets you find an app instantly and displays recommended apps you’re likely to use.

Google Pixel XL Instant Apps screenshot

Autofill

Autofill makes signing in to apps quick and simple. Now you can pull your saved password data from Google Chrome or other auto-fill services.

Google Pixel XL Autofill screenshot

Android Oreo update 3.16.617.2 for unlocked HTC 10 smartphones will gradually release to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update. Also, you can download the update from the link below.

Download Android 8.0 Oreo for HTC 10(Unlocked)
Categories
Latest

Android 8.0 Oreo Update for Xiaomi Mi A1 is now available for download

Xiaomi has pushed Android 8.0 Oreo update OPR1.170623.026.7.12.29 for Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone. The update is rolling out over-the-air (OTA) in batches. However, to get the Android Oreo update, users need to download December update version 7.12.19.

Google’s latest Android 8.0 Oreo comes with new features like picture-in-picture (PIP) mode, Notifications Visual Cleanup, Notification Badges, Always-On Display Updates, Instant Apps, Autofill for apps, and much more. Check out full details below.

mi-a1-android-8-0-update_sihmar

Android 8.0 Oreo update OPR1.170623.026.7.12.29 for Xiaomi Mi A1

Picture in Picture

Android O allows you to launch a YouTube video in picture-in-picture (PIP) mode. This lets you use other apps while still watching the video. The video displays in a small window that you can drag to any part of the screen.

Google Pixel XL Picture in Picture screenshot

Notifications Visual Cleanup

The more distinct visual hierarchy that is easier to scan and emphasizes what is most important.

Google Pixel XL Notifications Visual Cleanup screenshot

Notification Badges

Notification badges (or notification dots) appear on an apps’ icon to let you know the app has a notification for you. The badges display notifications associated with one or more notification channel in an app that you have not yet dismissed or acted on.

Google Pixel XL Notification Badges screenshot

When you press and hold an app icon that’s showing a notification badge, the notification details will pop-up right on your Home screen. No need to go into the app.

Google Pixel XL Notification Badges screenshot

Notification Channels

The notification channel feature gives you more control over which specific notifications you want to receive and how you want the alert to behave. Notification channels are categories of notifications available in an app. You can turn on only the notification channels you want and customize how they behave. Notifications of the same channel behave the same way.

Google Pixel XL Notification Channels screenshot

Always-On Display Updates

The Always-on display will transition to an ambient display during an incoming notification for easier reading. To wake your device simply double tap the screen.

Google Pixel XL Always on Display screenshot Google Pixel XL Always on Display screenshot

Instant Apps

The new Search Apps field lets you find an app instantly and displays recommended apps you’re likely to use.

Google Pixel XL Instant Apps screenshot

Autofill

Autofill makes signing in to apps quick and simple. Now you can pull your saved password data from Google Chrome or other auto-fill services.

Google Pixel XL Autofill screenshot

Android Oreo update OPR1.170623.026.7.12.29 for Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphones will gradually release to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update.

How to Upgrade
Please upgrade to 7.12.19 (Android N) first before you can upgrade to 7.12.29 (Android O).
Mi A1: Android Fastboot ROM Download and Unlocking / Flashing Tutorial

Download links of 7.12.19 (Android N) 
Recovery 1084M
http://bigota.d.miui.com/7.12.19/miui_TISSOT_7.12.19_2d7ba2287f_7.1.zip
Fastboot 1396M
http://bigota.d.miui.com/7.12.19/tissot_images_7.12.19_20171219.0000.00_7.1_d39fa89aaf.tgz

What’s new in Android Oreo

Categories
Latest

Asus ZenFone 4 update V15.0405.1711.76 brings Android 8.0 Oreo

Asus is now rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update V15.0405.1711.76 for ZenFone 4 (ZE554KL). Google’s latest Android 8.0 Oreo OS comes with picture-in-picture (PIP) mode, Notifications Visual Cleanup, Notification Badges, Always-On Display Updates, Instant Apps, and Autofill for apps. The update also includes latest security patch. Check out full details below.

What’s new in Android 8.0 Oreo update V15.0405.1711.76 for Asus ZenFone 4

  • Swipe up to All apps – After OS upgrade, launcher has some important changes – swipe up to all apps, all app icon could be changed.
  • More friendly setting UI design.
  • Background limits – Android Oreo helps minimize background activity in the apps you use least
  • Autofill – With your permission, Autofill remembers your logins to get you into your favorite apps at supersonic speed.
  • Smart text selection – Android Oreo recognizes text when you tap or select, then recommends a next logical step via a suggested app.
  • Picture-in-Picture
  • Notification Dots – Press the notification dots to quickly see what’s new, and easily clear them by swiping away.
  • Android Instant Apps – Use new apps right from your browser, no installation needed.
  • A fully redesigned emoji set
  • Adaptive icons for consistent icons
  • Install unknown apps – Hostile downloader apps can’t operate without permission; users now permit the installation of APKs per-source.

Android Oreo update V15.0405.1711.76 for Asus ZenFone 4 will gradually release to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update.

What’s new in Android Oreo

Categories
Latest

Android 8.0 Oreo Update for OnePlus 5 released

Android 8.0 Oreo Update for OnePlus 5 is now available for download. The OxygenOS 5.0 update with Android 8.0 Oreo will roll out to a small percentage of users initially.

The new OS includes several new features and improvements like Parallel Apps, Auto-fill, Picture-in-Picture, Smart text selection, new design for Quick Settings, and more.

New features in Android 8.0 Oreo Update for OnePlus 5

  • Updated to Android O (8.0)
  • Launcher
    • Optimizations for Shelf
    • Now you can upload your photo through Shot on OnePlus
  • Camera
    • New Camera UI design
    • Optimizations for photo quality
    • Added beauty effect for Portrait Mode
  • Gallery
    • Added “Places” tab for viewing photos on a map
  • Calculator
    • Added history feature
  • Clock
    • Added alarm calendar feature
  • System
    • Added Parallel Apps feature
    • New design for Quick Settings
    • New design for Lift up display
    • Added “Adaptive model” screen calibration
    • Optimizations for Wi-Fi
    • Optimizations for Battery Saver
    • Updated Android security patch to December.

OxygenOS 5.0 update with Android 8.0 Oreo will gradually roll out to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update.