Last week, Xiaomi announced its very first device for the Android One program, the Mi A1. What’s basically a rebranded Xiaomi Mi 5X, the new Mi A1 sports most of the same specifications as the Mi 5X, only it drops Xiaomi’s MIUI Android skin. In its place is a bare-bones Android experience, complete with Google services and a promised Oreo update. It looks to be a very compelling option for anyone looking for a stock Android device without breaking the bank.
If you’re a Xiaomi Mi 5X owner jealous of that delicious stock Android on the Mi A1, you’re in luck. A developer from the MIUI forums named heli0us published their Android One port for the Mi 5X. The ROM enables [...]
The Android 7.0 Nougat update is underway! Following its release in August 2016, Nougat began its steady expansion through the massive Android ecosystem.
As it’s often the case, some phone makers are taking their time bringing Nougat to their devices, so we’re here to answer your questions about it. Read on to find out when will your phone be updated to Android 7.0 Nougat and which phones got it already.
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What’s new in Android 7.0 Nougat? Read our in-depth review
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Google continues to support its budget-priced Android One smartphone hardware platform with a new model, the General Mobile GM6. The phone will likely have a low price, but will still have some features found normally on higher-end handsets.See also: Is launching an Android One phone in the US a good idea? January 18, 2017
The phone itself will ship with Android 7.0 Nougat, and like all Android One devices the General Mobile GM6 is supposed to get regular operating system updates straight from Google. Inside, the 5.0-inch phone will have a MediaTek MT6737T processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of on-board storage, a 13MP rear camera and an 8MP front-facing camera, with [...]