Mediatek-FRP-Bypass-file

Factory Reset Protection (FRP) has been one issue plaguing more Mediatek devices since Lollipop. We’ve dedicated a thread to bypassing FRP on Mediatek devices and it features several methods which are helpful in unique scenarios. One method however seems to be on the rise, flashing an frp.bin. While this method seems convenient, its not sustainable. In order Read more…


A few weeks before I purchased my DooPro P1 Pro, I dropped a guide on how to confirm that your network’s 4G SIM will work on your 4G enabled Android phone. It was aimed at helping others (like me) who were scouting for 4G LTE Android phones to pick only devices that would be compatible with their Read more…


Infinix X559-H8015C-N-180326V126 OTA update

A few hours ago, Infinix pushed the X559-H8015C-N-180326V126 ; Android 7.0-XOSv2.3 bug fix OTA update to the Hot 5. What’s new in this Android 7.0-XOSv2.3 X559-H8015C-N-180326V126 update? Fixed issues: Fixed Thailand APN display issues Fixed Pakistan Operator Zong related issues Reminding: Optimized system stability and performance while fixing other issues. What to do before installing this OTA Read more…


Itel A44, Itel A44 Pro and Itel S42

Towards the end of February, Itel announced that they will be adding Android Oreo 8.0 (Go Edition) powered phones to their line up later this year. Yesterday, they launched three smartphones which not only marked the beginning of Android Oreo on Itel phones but a new direction for this brand. All three feature 4G VoLTE, IPS full Read more…


How to extend inverter battery life

If you’re using an inverter set then I’m sure you’re already seeing its benefits. One challenge you’re probably already facing is your battery backup time not lasting as long as you would really like it to. Although I’d highlighted some tips to maximize your inverter setup in my previous post, this will focus on your battery. You Read more…


Bid on U-Wantit

I was talking to a friend a few days back and he was lamenting how expensive phones and laptops have become. He’s a gadget lover like me you see but he just can’t keep up anymore. I believe its the same for you; that Samsung Galaxy S9 , iPhone X Plus or just about any device you Read more…


Infinix Note 4 X572 Android 8 Oreo update

A little over a week ago, Infinix announced that the Infinix Note 4, Note 4 Pro & Zero 5 will receive Android Oreo OTA updates . The Infinix Note 4 (X572) seems to be off on an early start as it has received an Android 8.1.0-XOSv2.3 ; X572-H5312AD-O-180203V85 ; XOS Hummingbird v3.2.0 OTA update. This seems to Read more…


Infinix Note 4 (32+3), Note 4 Pro and Zero 5 Android Oreo update

Shortly after Itel India announced that it’ll be launching Android Oreo (Go Edition) phones later this year, Infinix India also announced that the Infinix Note 4 (32+3), Note 4 Pro and Zero 5 will be getting Android 7 (Nougat) to Android 8 (Oreo) updates Over The Air (OTA). Recall that: Infinix Note 4 is also known as Read more…


Itel to launch Android Oreo (Go Edition) powered phones

Two days ago, Itel India announced its partnership with Google to launch phones running on Android Oreo (Go Edition) later this year. This is quite a strategic move for Itel if you’ve been following this brand like I have. To understand why, you first need to understand what Android Oreo (Go Edition) is. What is Android Oreo Read more…


How and where to buy chinese box like Infinixty Cm2, Miracle box,

Once upon a time, there were many free tools available to we phone & modem fanatics and they worked perfectly. Flashing, backing up, unlocking, writing IMEI / fixing NV errors etc were really easy to do provided you knew how to use the available tools. Fast-forward to 2018 and we have much fewer free tools plus the Read more…


How to setup ntel 4G LTE SIM

Alright, so you just got yourself an Ntel 4G LTE SIM card or any network’s (e.g GLO, MTN etc) 4G compatible SIM card and are looking forward to a pleasurable experience. You are very likely to experience some problems settings up on your 4G LTE enabled Android phone so I’ll highlight 3 common ones and how to Read more…


How to enable or setup google 2-step verification in Nigeria

A lady recently emailed us about her hijacked Adsense account and I felt sorry for her. It always begins with a suspicious login; if only she’d had Google 2-step verification enabled. For a very long while now, Nigeria has been conspicuously left out of the list of supported countries for Google’s 2-step verification. Really strange isn’t it? Read more…


How to easily root Android and install TWRP, Philz or CWM

A Forum member once asked what happened to those times when you only needed to install and run an apk like Framaroot or Kingroot to root your Android phone. Well, those times got fatally injured in Lollipop and died in Marshmallow; from newer Lollipop phones and above, you replace the stock recovery with a custom recovery then Read more…


I’d previously talked about the Itel S11 Plus which is one of the few itel phones with over 1GB RAM. The Itel S32 and Itel S12 are new entrants with some identical specs like RAM, Processor and front camera but Itel retained their 1GB RAM ceiling on these. Itel S32 Key Specs 2GB RAM 2.0 MP Front Read more…


Android Engineer Mode & Secret Menu

Its Black Friday again and there’s -as usual- a lot of deals and buyer’s remorse in the air. For those of you who might be eyeing a 4G or 5G Android phone, you would want to read this first so you don’t end up being someone’s Father Christmas because you bought a 4G or 5G phone you Read more…

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