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Redmi 8A MIUI Software Update Tracker Xiaomi launched the Redmi 8A smartphone in India running MIUI 10.3 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0. Xiaomi doesn't follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once in a month.

Redmi 8 MIUI Software Update Tracker Xiaomi launched the Redmi 8 smartphone in India running MIUI 10.3 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0. Xiaomi doesn't follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once in a month.

How to enable dark mode in the Twitter app for Android Manually turning dark mode on/off is one way to go about things, but there are actually some settings you can mess with to fine-tune the feature to your exact liking. From here, you'll have a couple of different things to play around with. If you tap on Dark mode appearance, you'll be able to switch back and forth between Dim and Lights Out.

Google Pixel 4 vs. Pixel 4 XL: Which should you buy? Even though it's the more expensive model, the Pixel 4 XL is the Pixel to get. Both phones do all of the same things, but the 4 XL has a bigger display and battery life that's more manageable.

Pixel 4 XL vs. Galaxy Note 10+: Which should you buy? The Pixel 4 XL and Galaxy Note 10+ are two of the biggest and most powerful Android phones currently available, but it's clear to us that one of these stands out as the better choice for most people.

Realme 5s likely to launch in India soon as it receives BIS certification Realme launched the realme 5 and realme 5 Pro back in August this year and looks like the company is now all set to bring the upcoming realme 5s smartphone in India and Thailand as the smartphone receives BIS certification in India and is listed on Thailand's NBTC as well.

HUAWEI global smartphone shipments cross 200 million units in 2019 Recently, International Data Corporation published a report regarding the worldwide smartphone shipments in Q2 2019 and HUAWEI posted annual growth with 58.7 million shipments and 8.3% YoY change. Now, HUAWEI has announced that their global smartphone shipments have exceeded 200 million units to date in 2019.

Pixel 4 vs iPhone 11: yes, the Pixel 4 takes better pictures As we pointed out in our Pixel 4 review, the phone's cameras shoot incredible pictures. But rather than taking our word on it, we decided to put together a side-by-side Pixel 4 versus iPhone 11 Pro camera comparison video which shows exactly how the two cameras perform in a variety of different scenarios.

Huawei sells 200 million smartphones in 2019, two months faster than 2018 Huawei might have had a tough year and uncertain future ahead, but the company today reported some good news - it sold 200 million smartphones since the beginning of 2019. The impressive milestone was reached 64 days faster than in 2018, despite being a hostage in the negotiations between the United States and China.

What Pixel 4 cases did you get? We've already talked about our favorite cases for both the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL, but today, we want to take a look through the AC forums to see what our members are rocking. Without further ado, here's what they have to say.

Sony 360 Reality Audio introduced as a new sound experience There really is no stopping Sony from making and introducing smart innovations. No, there is no new phone yet after the Sony Xperia 8. The company simply introduced something related to music. You see, if not smartphones or cameras, the company is also known for its excellent audio.

Google Pixel 4's 90Hz "Smooth Display" drops to 60Hz at lower brightness levels The Google Pixel 4's "Smooth Display" automatically switches to 60Hz when users lower the brightness level to 75% or less.

Best OnePlus 7T Screen Protectors in 2019 The OnePlus 7T is a compelling new phone that offers a display with a 90Hz refresh rate that, honestly, once you've experienced it first hand you won't want to go back to anything slower. Given that, you'll also want to protect your phone's display so you're never distracted by a pesky scratch or crack.

Pixel 4's 90Hz display isn't always 90Hz According to a post on Reddit, it has been discovered that the Pixel 4's 90Hz display doesn't always stay at 90Hz. Instead, it appears that whenever the phone's display brightness drops below 75%, the refresh rate drops back down to 60Hz, which is more or less the standard we've been used to all these years.

ARM unveils Mali-G57, a mid-range Valhall GPU, new Ethos NPUs The ARM Mali-G57 GPU targets mid-range chipset and promises a 30% boost in performance, energy efficiency and silicon density compared to a Mali-G52. The texture performance is doubled, which will help with rendering high resolution UIs in 4K and even 8K.

OPPO A5 2020 3GB RAM variant gets a price cut in India, now available for Rs. 11990 Following the price cut OPPO A9 2020 4GB RAM variant in India recently, OPPO A5 2020 3GB RAM variant has now got a price cut in India. OPPO A5 3GB RAM with 64GB storage model has received a Rs. 500 permanent price cut and is now available for Rs. 11,990, against its launch price of Rs.

Motorola One Hyper with Snapdragon 675 SoC, 32MP pop-up front camera surface in live images Earlier this month, a Motorola smartphone with a no-notch display, pop-up front camera, dual rear cameras surfaced in live images. Following that, now more renders of the smartphone has surfaced including the name, design, and key specifications.

TDC chief Kirkby targeted by Telia for CEO role - Mobile World Live Telia's board identified TDC chief Allison Kirkby as its preferred replacement for Johan Dennelind, who stood down as CEO of the Swedish operator last month, Svenska Dagbladet reported.

Meizu 16T debuts with 6.5-inch OLED, Snapdragon 855 and 4,500 mAh battery Also, no notches or cutouts and an impressive price.

How to create a station in the Podcasts app on Mac Here's how to create a station in the Podcasts app on Mac. You can create a station that includes your favorite podcasts or group similar ones like finance or films. Whichever way you decide to go, it's easy to create a station with podcasts you subscribe to and here's how.

TicSleep app now ready for the TicWatch Pro, Pro 4G/LTE It's been over two years since we were introduced to TicWatch. The brand of wearable devices first started on Kickstarter but it has since grown into a household name for those looking for unique and nicer looking smartwatches.

Nest Mini vs. Google Home Mini: Should you upgrade? It's the entire audio mix. Everything is better balanced, and the range of audio produced on the Nest Mini means you'll hear nuances of songs that simply aren't present on the Google Home Mini 's anemic speaker. The unit sounds better, in part, because it requires more energy to power its sound drivers.

Telenor slips into the red as Krone weakens - Mobile World Live Telenor's president CEO highlighted underlying strength and progress towards its long-term strategic goals during Q3, a period in which the operator slipped to a net loss due to factors including a weakening of the Norwegian Krone and one-off items in the comparable 2018 quarter.

Huawei's foldable Mate X will finally go on sale next month for $2,400 Huawei will begin selling the foldable Mate X in its home country next month.

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