Infinix Hot 5 (16+2) Android Oreo OTA update

A few hours ago, an official staff at the Infinix forum hinted that the Infinix Hot 5 (X559) 16 GB ROM +2 GB RAM version will soon get an Android 8 Oreo update. Here’s the post: Hello Hot Series Fans Are You Ready? If yes! Then Lets Play Hot .. There is a say which goes like this Read more…


Tecno Spark 2 rumored specs

Less than two weeks after Itel announced their first Android Oreo (Go Edition) powered device, the Itel A32F, Tecno is rumored to be preparing to launch Tecno Spark 2. I’ve not been able to find an official statement from Tecno so this is pretty much word on the street. Android Oreo (Go Edition) is lightweight and optimized Read more…


Itel A32F review and speciications

Less than two months after Itel announced its first Qualcomm Snapdragon phone (Itel S42), it has launched the Itel A32F which is an Android Oreo (Go Edition) powered device. If any brand needs Go Edition, Itel is definitely that brand. This is because they primarily target the entry level market and what better way to make entry Read more…


Google One cloud storage announced

Yesterday, Google announced their new paid cloud storage service called Google One. Its going to replace Google Drive paid plans in the coming months starting with subscribers in the United States before filtering to other countries. Existing paid Google Drive subscribers will be automatically upgraded to Google One. What’s different about Google One? Google One is looking Read more…


New Infinix Note 4 Oreo update

Over a month after the dreadful Note 4 Android Oreo OTA update (X572-H5312AD-O-180203V85), Infinix is giving the update another try. The last update (beta) was so buggy that pushing had to be paused and most of those who had upgraded had to downgrade. A few minutes ago, Conan.Chen (an Administrator at the official Infinix forum) announced that Read more…


Snapdragon Chip

Back in 2017 when Mediatek made it known that it will be backing out of the flagship SoC arms race for a while since the likes of its Decacore Helio X30 SoC had few buy-ins compared to the Helio P series, it became obvious that the battle for flagship SoC supremacy would rage on between Qualcomm’s Snapdragon, Samsung’s Read more…


Google Chat

When Google launched Allo in September 2016, they were optimistic that they would finally break the jinx of past failures like Google Voice, Google Talk & Google Hangouts but the smart messaging app is getting dropped in favor of Android’s Messages which is to support a Universal Profile for Rich Communication Services (RCS) based service called Chat 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…


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 Hot 5 (16+2) Android Oreo OTA 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 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…