Official: Android N is now Android Nougat

Google has officially renamed the latest version of its Android mobile OS from Android N to Android Nougat (officially as Android 7.0 Nougat), not Nutella as the public wanted or Neyappam as majority of the Indian wanted. The announcement of the new name was made at the company’s headquarters in Mountain view, California. As is… Continue reading Official: Android N is now Android Nougat

Audio-Centric Tecno Boom J8 is The First Smartphone with HiOS UI

Tecno Mobile ‎has officially announced the latest addition to the Boom series family – the Tecno Boom J8. The successor to the Boom J7, is the first smartphone to use the company’s in-house custom interface called the HiOS. Based on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS, Tecno’s HiOS has the aim of boosting efficiency and gives more… Continue reading Audio-Centric Tecno Boom J8 is The First Smartphone with HiOS UI

Konga-Exclusive Mi-Tribe A500 announced with 2GB RAM, Android 5.1 & N23,500 Price Tag

‎Not to be outshined by Jumia which seems to be winning most of the exclusive Android smartphones tussle, Konga has decided join in the action with the Mi-Tribe A500 mid-range smartphone. Apparently, the brand (Mi-Fone) is not well recognised yet but the e-commerce platform describes the 5-inch sized device as the ‘best value smartphone yet‘.… Continue reading Konga-Exclusive Mi-Tribe A500 announced with 2GB RAM, Android 5.1 & N23,500 Price Tag

Gionee M5 Mini with 5″ HD display, 2GB RAM, 4000mAh battery launched in Nigeria

Gionee has announced the Gionee M5 Mini (aka Gionee Marathon M5 Mini) smartphone with 4000mAh battery in Nigeria. The all metal body device is expected to last up to last up to 2 weeks of standby time, up to 18 hours of talk time and up to 22 hours audio playback time. Running Android 5.1… Continue reading Gionee M5 Mini with 5″ HD display, 2GB RAM, 4000mAh battery launched in Nigeria

Innjoo Flex 2-in-1 Android and Windows Dual OS tablet

Towards the end of 2015, Innjoo joined the list of hybrid (or 2-in-1) tablet makers with the Innjoo Flex. The tablet enjoys the best of two worlds, firstly, it can be used as either a tablet or a notebook with the keyboard attached; and it Dual Boot both Android and Windows OS (either at start).… Continue reading Innjoo Flex 2-in-1 Android and Windows Dual OS tablet

Infinix Zero 3 with Mediatek Helio X10 SoC and 20.7MP Camera announced

The Infinix Zero 3 is the device behind the #Hero3Logy teaser campaign and is the third device in the Zero series of device. The phablet sized successor to the Infinix Zero 2 with Kevlar body build comes with a mix of mid-range and high-end specs. The main focus of the Infinix Zero 3 has to… Continue reading Infinix Zero 3 with Mediatek Helio X10 SoC and 20.7MP Camera announced

Li-Fi is 100 times faster than current Wi-Fi Speeds

Wi-Fi is a now common name which even toddlers can relate to but Li-Fi isn’t. Still in fledgling stage, the new form of wireless technology is confirmed to be more faster than current Wi-Fi speeds and has the potential to be more secured too. Li-Fi was the first time uses in a real life situation… Continue reading Li-Fi is 100 times faster than current Wi-Fi Speeds

Infinix Note 2 announced with 6-inch display and 4000mAh battery announced

Last weekend, the Infinix Note 2 (formerly Infinix Hot Note 2) went official at an event in Lagos; the 6-inch sized device is the apparent successor to the Infinix Hot Note. One of the highlight of the Dual SIM enabled Infinix Note 2 is the built-in 4000mAh Li-Polymer battery which not only has fast charging… Continue reading Infinix Note 2 announced with 6-inch display and 4000mAh battery announced

Samsung Galaxy View Tablet goes official with 18.4-inch FHD display and 5700mAh battery

Samsung has officially announced the large-screened Samsung Galaxy View tablet, a 18.4-inch sized entertainment and media focused tablet which the company is touting as the largest mobile Android flavoured device in the marketplace. Moving to the specifications, the Samsung Galaxy View tablet sports a 18.4-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels (Full… Continue reading Samsung Galaxy View Tablet goes official with 18.4-inch FHD display and 5700mAh battery

iPhone-looking HTC One A9 actually runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow

HTC has announced a new smartphone to get the company’s financial woes back on track. The device in question is the HTC One A9, while many sources will call the device an iPhone clone, I prefer the word iPhone-lookalike because that’s where the comparisons end.  The HTC One A9 sports a 5-inch FHD AMOLED display… Continue reading iPhone-looking HTC One A9 actually runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow