• OnePlus Pushing Android 8.1 Oreo to the 5 and 5T

    7 days ago - By Phone Scoop

    OnePlus is delivering a small update to its OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T phones. The update primarily moves the system to Android 8.1 Oreo with the April 1 security patch from Google. The 5T, in particular, gains new gesture support for the home screen. The swiping gestures are similar to those used by the Apple iPhone X. OnePlus says the update adds new optimizations to gaming mode, such as power savings and pausing adaptive brightness, and boosts network priority for the in-progress game to the foreground. The launcher gains new category tags in the search section, and the launcher will now...
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  • Android distribution chart for April shows close to 5% share for Oreo

    Android distribution chart for April shows close to 5% share for Oreo

    7 days ago - By GSMArena

    Google has released Android distribution numbers for the month of April. The chart shows Oreo's market share now stands at 4.6%, while that for Nougat is 30.8%. Marshmallow, on the other hand, currently has a market share of 26.0%.
    Among older versions, Lollipop is at nearly 23%, while KitKat is at 10.5%. Share for Jelly Bean, ICS, and Gingerbread is 4.5%, 0.4%, and 0.3%, respectively.
    It's worth mentioning that it was February when Google last released these numbers. For comparison, Oreo was at 1.1%, Nougat was at 28.5%, while Marshmallow's share was 28.1% a couple of months...
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  • Razer Phone receives Android 8.1 Oreo stable release

    Razer Phone receives Android 8.1 Oreo stable release

    7 days ago - By Gizchina

    The Razer Phone is probably one of the nicest surprises brought to the market in 2017. Carrying the NextBit Robin DNA on its design, the smartphones was probably one of the most original pieces of hardware among the sea of similar mobile handsets. The Razer Phone also sits in the category of gaming smartphones, carrying
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