Category: Android 9.0

android Pie

How to open apps in multi window on Android Pie

Samsung has offered users with the ability to run two apps on their smartphone at the same time due to multi window feature. But when you upgrade to Android Pie on your Galaxy smart phone, you may think that multi window functionality doesn’t exist anymore. It does exist but the process to open multiple apps […]

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android 9

Do not disturb mode got better with One UI

Android latest update Pi has bring new update for Galaxy devices at granular level with Do not disturb feature. With previous Android operating systems you can enable Do not disturb mode but it could only mute alarms, calls, messages and other audio notifications. But there was no option to mute media volume. Samsung fixed this […]

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android 9

Stable Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update is finally here

If you own Galaxy Note 9, there is a good news for you. Samsung has started to roll out the stable Android Pie update today for Galaxy Note 9. The update has rolled out for Germany for the time being but we should see it happen to some of the other markets where the program […]

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adaptable storage

Samsung removed Adoptable storage option from Android Pie stable version

This year, we also witness a new update for Android operating system. The update was in two phases. Initially it was rolled out as a beta program on first come first serve basis and recently Samsung initiated the stable version of Android 9 Pie for Europe, UAE and rest of the world. The official update […]

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galaxy s9

Android Pie is available for Galaxy S9/S9+ in Europe and UAE

Samsung rolled out the stable version of the Android Pie for the Galaxy S9 and S9+ today. Android Pie update kicked off from the Germany earlier but soon it started to show up in other regions as well. It will take a while when Pie will be available in other countries as well in the […]

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one ui

Samsung Experience 9.5 vs. One UI – An initial review

Samsung released One UI beta for Galaxy S9 and Note 9 earlier. Samsung has taken a new direction in their software development. The company has created its custom Android software experience over the years. Samsung’s early software iterations was called TouchWiz. It was slow, bloated and couldn’t earn much reputation among Android enthusiasts. Samsung made […]

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Taking screenshots is really easy with One UI now

Have you ever take the screenshot of your mobile phone screen? We all do. It is really useful feature for intensive mobile phone users especially if they love to browse website and do some kind of research/shopping or anything like that on their mobile phones. So far, we have been taking screen shots of our […]

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galaxy a50

Galaxy A50 with Android Pie and Exyonos 9610 chip appears on benchmark

Recently, an unannounced phone from Samsung appeared in GeekBench, a benchmark data base for the performance test. It is assumed that Samsung Model Number SM-A505FN is actually the next expected smartphone from Samsung – Galaxy A50. It predecessor was Galaxy A5(2017) model. The cell phone is powered by Exynos 9610 processor and has 4GB of […]

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Galaxy s9 camera

Galaxy S9 gets few camera changes with Android Pie update

Android Pie has been released for Samsung Galaxy S9 and it has brought some cool features for cameras. The interface isn’t much different from what the older Android 8.1 Oreo had to offer but still there are some key changes. One change in particular, is associated with camera app and might not be liked by […]

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One UI beta

One UI beta program for Galaxy Note 9 is open in US now

Samsung has finally rolled out its latest user interface for Android 9 Pie also known as One UI beta version in US for Galaxy Note 9 with a restriction. It won’t let users of unlocked cell phone to register for beta version. The actual update isn’t rolled out yet but the global update is expected […]

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oneui

Samsung Android Pie beta is now live in Germany

Samsung announced the date for released Android Pie beta and it went live according to the schedule. Germany was also included in the list of countries approved for beta release but it didn’t get the beta program on Nov 15. The amazing Samsung’s customer service agents didn’t know what was going on which added further […]

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storage

Samsung may re-launch adoptable storage with Android Pie

Recently a member a XDA forum discovered adoptable storage as an option in firmware. It doesn’t work properly at the moment and crashes around 40% according to him but we can expect something solid from Samsung regarding adoptable storage with the release of Android latest version. Adoptable storage was an option in Android three years […]

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one ui

How to join the One UI Beta Program before its official release

Last week Samsung announced a new UI interface called One UI. The latest interface will replace the old Samsung Experience UI with some crazy design ideas. The Samsung One UI will be available to all supported devices along with the Android 9 Pie update. According to Samsung, the One UI is made to focus. It […]

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One UI

Android 9 Interface called One UI is official now

Samsung’s latest Android operating system Pie interface is called One UI. The beta version for One UI will begins in November and will be available for the Galaxy S9 and Note 9 in January 2019. Yesterday, at Samsung Developer Conference 2018, one of the biggest announcement was Samsung’s new interface for Android Pie. The Samsung […]

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nearby notifications

Google is killing the Nearby Notifications feature due to spam

Three years back, in 2015 Google introduced a nearby notification features along with some other really cool location-based services. The feature was part of Google’s vision to help users discovers new apps and content based on the location, time and usage history. For example you would get a nearby open wifi notification or if you […]

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andriod 9

Google’s new policy in respond to EU $5 Billion Antitrust fine

European Commission issue a $5 billion antitrust fine to Google, asserting that Google is abusing its power in the smartphone market. Google has used Android as a tool to get more traffic to its search engine by default. Google has now 90 days starting from July 20, 2018 to change its practices or it will […]

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chrome

Chrome OS is bringing Android 9 straight after Android 7

The latest Google Pixel features latest canary version of chrome OS is an upgraded version of Android – that is Android 9. The strange thing about the update is the version number. The earlier version was Android 7.1 Nougat, and now it is Android 9 Pie instead of Oreo. This makes a jump from 7.1 […]

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lite apps

The best lite apps for Android to install

Apps take lots of memory and battery to run and even the latest flagship smartphones sometime give you notification for apps that are taking too much battery at the back end. A phone that has 16GB storage and 1GB or 2GB RAM will easily run out of space for apps. Running these apps all the […]

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android

Not every Pixel user is on Android Pie

Google release official version of Android Pie and security patches in August but manufactures of smart phone are still taking time to roll the update for their smart phones. For Pixel devices, Android Pie was available as soon as the release was announced. Interestingly, Google Pixel’s hardware chief Rick Osterioh revealed that over 75 percent […]

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Samsung User Experience

Galaxy S9 will get the Android Pie Beta

Google released Android 9 Pie in early August but at the time of launch only Pixel and Pixel 2 got the updated OS while other smartphone manufacturers offered beta version available for their customers except Samsung. Korean smartphone Giant usually takes months to roll the update but this time, we have good news for Samsung […]

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android Pie

5 Best new features in Android 9.0 also known as Pie

Android 9.0 is now officially Android Pie. Google has released its stable Android 9 and security patches, Android is facing challenges to bring all manufacturers to update their devices. It takes phones to update from few weeks to never. Android Nougat has less than 20 percent market share, less than even Lollipop. Android 8 Oreo […]

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android 9

The Navigation system and other new features in Android Pie

Android 9 Pie is one the most complete and consistent versions of Android so far. It delivers many promise of Android had done in the past. It has entirely new navigation system and app overview. It handles notifications in a much better way. The resource management has improved which means faster and better app performance […]

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android P

You may not get immediate Android Pie update

Whenever iOS update is available, it rolls on all devices at the same time but Android updates are little different than rest of operating system updates. Google devices will get the updates in the first phase and rest of the devices from other manufacturers can take weeks or months to receive an update. Most third […]

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Android Pie Update for Samsung Galaxy

So far, Samsung hasn’t confirmed any official dates for the Android 9.0 update schedule for its devices but Samsung France has detailed some of the changes, the updated might bring to Samsung Galaxy. The post also suggests the update may not roll out before January 2019. It’s slightly disappointing for Samsung users as many manufacturers […]

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developer preview

Google has rolled out the third developer preview

In May Google released second developer preview during the I/O Conference and only after a couple of months, Google has released the ‘third developer preview, but the second beta”. Google hasn’t announced the final releasing date for Android P but the current developer mode is available for developers to try code and have a taste […]

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Android P

Android P Beta 3 – Detailed 20+ new features

Android P or Android 9.0 is the upcoming ninth version of the Android operating system soon to be launched in not-too-distant future. Although it hasn’t got any name yet, but we have our pretty strong assumption that it would be named as Popsicle. On March 7, Google made the ‘Developer Preview’ available for developers so that […]

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Andriod P

Google rolled out the Andriod P Beta 3

On Monday July 2nd Google announced to roll out the third public beta version of Android P, around summer season, which is supposed to be close-to-final version of Android 9.0. If you are using Pixel device or a handset from the other OEMs that partnered with Google for the beta, chances are you have already […]

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