Tag Archives: January

HTC U Ultra, U Play, X10 Expected Tipped to Be Unveiled on January 12; Vive-Branded Phone Leaked in Promo Video

HTC decided to host its dedicated ‘For U’ event after CES 2017 on January 12, where it is expected to unveil three smartphones. The company is tipped to flag off its ‘U’ series and launch its flagship HTC Ocean Note aka HTC U Ultra at the event, alongside two other mid-range smartphones. The other two smartphones are tipped to be ... Read More »

Apple Said to Be Meeting Inter-Ministerial Panel on January 25 to Discuss Local Manufacturing

A team of the US-based iPhone maker Apple will meet a group of senior officials from ministries, including IT and finance, on January 25 to discuss its demands for setting up a manufacturing unit in the country. Officials from departments of commerce, industrial policy and promotion (DIPP), revenue, environment and forest, electronics and information technology (DeITY) will take part in ... Read More »

Nexus 6 Now Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update With January Security Update

Google has finally started rolling out Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for Nexus 6 smartphone. Although Google’s own Pixel smartphones and other supported Nexus devices had already received the update from search giant, Nexus 6 was deprived of the update previously due to a last minute bug, which was specific to the smartphone. To recall, the Android 7.1.1 update brings about ... Read More »

Honor 6X Set to Launch in India on January 24

Honor 6X, the latest dual-camera smartphone by the Huawei-owned Honor brand, will be launched in India on January 24. Honor has standard sending early invites for the launch of a dual-camera smartphone, without mentioning the name of the device. However, when one combines the earlier confirmation to Gadgets 360 about the India launch of the Honor 6X at the end ... Read More »

Google Begins Rolling Out January Android Security Update for Nexus, Pixel Devices

Google has started rolling out its monthly security update for the month of January for its Nexus and Pixel devices. Alongside, Google has also published factory images and full OTA images for Nexus and Pixel devices. Google Pixel and Pixel XL users can download the Nougat-based builds NMF26U and NMF26V respectively. Other devices that have received the updated factory images ... Read More »

Honor 6X Set to Launch in India at the End of January

Huawei brand Honor has revealed it’s set to launch its Honor 6X smartphone in India in late-January. For now, the exact Honor 6X India price and availability details are not known. The Honor 6X smartphone was launched in three variants in China back in October. To recall, the biggest highlight of the Honor 6X is its dual camera setup. The ... Read More »

Vivo V5 Plus India Launch Set for January 23

Vivo has started sending out invites for the launch of its upcoming smartphone – V5 Plus – and its India launch date has been set for January 23. The Vivo V5 Plus was first unveiled at the launch of company’s Vivo V5 smartphone and features a dual front camera setup. Even though the company didn’t reveal the launch date of ... Read More »

HTC Ocean Note Without Headphone Jack Tipped to Be Unveiled on January 12

HTC is not giving up on its smartphone game yet, and a fresh leak indicates that the company has something new up its sleeve. The Taiwanese OEM is apparently working on three new smartphones under a fresh ‘Ocean’ series that is set to launch this month. One of the smartphones – Ocean Note – is tipped to come without a ... Read More »

LG Puts Up January Security Bulletin Before Google

LG first started its security bulletin in June last year, and since then it has been posting monthly bulletins and rolls out security patches just like Google, Samsung, BlackBerry and other other manufacturers. Ringing in the New Year, LG is already out with its January security bulletin with details on all the patches it is serving its Android devices this ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge to Receive Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update in January

Samsung last month rolled out its Galaxy Beta Program for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge users to test Android 7.0 Nougat on their devices. The Korean giant has now announced that the final build of Android 7.1.1 Nougat will begin rolling out for its flagship devices in January. The South Korean company earlier confirmed in a response to a ... Read More »