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Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel XL are going to be available in the market very soon and in a little time we will see users playing with these smartphones. Meanwhile exclusive Google Pixel 2 apps like Google Pixel 2 Launcher, Google Pixel 2 Live Wallpapers, Google Pixel 2 Camera App, etc are available for download. To install Google Pixel 2 Launcher on...

Google just released Factory images and OTA files for Android 7.1.2 update for Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL (N2G47E, N2G47J), Pixel C (N2G47D), Nexus 6P (N2G47H), Nexus 5X (N2G47F), and Nexus Player (N2G47H). With the N2G47H Build Update on Nexus 6P Google has enabled option for “Nexus 6P – Swipe down on fingerprint sensor to check notifications” under “moves” which will allow users to see notifications by swiping down on the fingerprint sensor on the back of your Nexus 6P. Nexus 6P Swipe for Notifications...

Nexus 6P Android 7.1.2 N2G47H Build Update is now rolling for users with April Security Patch worldwide over previous N4F26T build. Android 7.1.2 N2G47H Build Update is available as OTA, update size 323.0 MB; confirmed rolling in India. Android 7.1.2 update is also live for Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL (N2G47E, N2G47J), Pixel C (N2G47D), Nexus 6P (N2G47H), Nexus 5X (N2G47F), and Nexus Player...

Google has just released the first developer preview of next version of Android OS i.e. Android O. You will see more developer preview versions of Android O coming over next few months till Google I/O May 2017. Android O introduces number of new features like Background Limits (automatic limits on what apps can do in background), Notification Channels (new app-defined categories for notification content),...

Android 7.1.1 March’s Security Update is live now for Pixel and Nexus devices for the time being. Google has already posted the factory images and full OTA images for Pixel, Pixel XL (NOF27B, NOF27C Rogers Only), Pixel C (N4F26T), Nexus 6P (N4F26T, NUF26N Verizon Only), Nexus 6 (N6F26U), Nexus 5X (N4F26T) and Nexus 9 (N4F26T). The Nexus 6P got Android 7.1.1 NUF26N for Verizon carrier, and N4F26T...

Google Android 7.0 Nougat’s factory images and OTA zip files are now live officially and you can download them to update your Nexus devices. Updating your device via flashing OTA zip files will not wipe any data. You do not need an unlocked bootloader on your device, just boot into recovery and use the adb sideload commands to push the zip file into your...

Google released Android 7.0 Nougat update for public on Nexus devices and now it is rolling globally. For the time being only following news devices will be soon getting the update notification viz. Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Pixel C and General Mobile 4G (Android One). Both OTA and Factory images zip files are now available for download...

Google pushed Android 7.0 Nougat update officially yesterday for Nexus devices. Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Pixel C and General Mobile 4G (Android One) will be soon receiving the OTA update notification for Android 7.0 Nougat update. All those users whose devices are/were enrolled in Google’s Android Beta Programme will also get final...

In the midst of all rumours floating around new Nexus devices Sailfish and Marlin (not confirmed for the time being) and Android 7 launch (in August) , here comes the leaked Nexus Launcher from Android 7 exclusively, which is supposed to be from the new Nexus 2016 device. Installable apk file for the new Nexus Launcher is now floating all over the internet once...

Android N Developer Preview 3 brought a new system update animation (made from usual Google colors in moving rings), it has now been ported as bootanimation. Below posted bootanimation is for Nexus 6P and similar resolution Android devices. Your device needs to be rooted with recovery installed to install the bootanimation. Android N Developer Preview 3 System Update animation – BootAnimation Download Android...

Google has officially announced Android 5.1 Lollipop update and now it is getting rolled on Nexus devices (factory images available already). Google has brought some new features support for multiple SIM cards, Device Protection and high definition (HD) voice on compatible phones. Sony hasn’t rolled Android 5.0 Lollipop update yet so the question of rolling...

Google has now officially rolled Gmail 5.0 and Calendar 5.0 version which goes in sync with Android 5.0 Material Design UI. We have already shared Gmail 5.0 apk for manual download and now today we are sharing Google 5.0 Calendar apk for all android devices running android 4.0.3+ ( non rooted and rooted also ). Now you can add events from your Gmail app into the...

Google recently started sending Google Inbox invites to users which created a lot hype among android users and now they have started rolling officially Gmail 5.0 update which brings Exchange Support with material design in sync with android 5.0 Lollipop Material Design system UI. New Gmail 5.0 UI is much similar to Google Inbox UI. Gmail 5.0 is rolling out to android...

Google’s Chromecast Screen Casting feature is already available for Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact and now it officially supports 3 more Xperia devices viz. Xperia Z3v, Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet as spotted on Chromecast Screen App support page. Google’s Chromecast Screen Casting allows you to play the content of your mobile’s on your TV. Chromecast...

A day back Google updated Play Store to new version 4.9.13 which brought Google’s material design UI in Google apps, music, news, books and now Google has updated android app Chrome Beta to newer Version 37.0.2062.39 which brings material design UI touch in the browser ( not a complete material design UI yet ). Besides material design UI touch to Chrome Beta...

Google made the announcement on Twitter today that Play Store to newer version 4.9.13 which brings material design UI to app, books, music, games, news section. Material Design UI was spotted on Play Store at Google I/O 2014 event and now it seems getting a update on Google Nexus devices. We have got new Google Play Store 4.9.13 version on our Xperia Z1 also. Play...

Google I/O 2014 event will soon start at Moscone center, San Francisco and live stream feed will be available on YouTube at 9.30 PM IST | 9 AM PST | 4 PM GMT | 12 PM ET, 25 June 2014. It is rumored that Google will be unveiling newer Android version 5.0 (  possibly naming it as “Lollipop” ). Google’s Android head Sundar Pichai will be presenting a keynote to Google developers around the world. Newer android version, successor to Nexus 7 Tablet 2013, android wear devices and a lot have been speculated for the Google...

Xperia Z Ultra supports sensitive pen mode which enables user to write with pen or pencil and use them as stylus, well this feature is superb if you have tried but somehow Xperia Z1 didn’t see any such feature enabled. XDA user RyokoN confirms this pen mode feature can now be enabled on Xperia Z1 also and somehow was disabled by Sony on Xperia Z1. Original...

New rumors have started coming for Google Nexus 8 Tablet now as Google is working on it now due to low Nexus 7 2013 tablet sales world wide. Google Nexus 8 Tablet manufactured by ASUS due to launch at end of April 2014, as per latest article on DigiTimes quotes. As per sources Google is planning to ship initially 2 Million Nexus 8 Tablet units from launch. As per...

As most us know that Google has started selling high-end devices by other manufacturers such as HTC, Samsung (other than Nexus) as Google Play Edition(GPE) Devices, which comes with latest firmware version along with NO bloatware or custom skins from manufacturers. Google have recently added 2 new devices to that list. One being an offspring of Sony Xperia family...