Posts Tagged ‘update’

OnePlus releases update for OnePlus One smartphone

August 23rd, 2014

OnePlus OneOnePlus is rolling out a new over-the-air (OTA) update for the OnePlus One smartphone. The update dubbed as XNPH33R is supposed to fix issues with the touchscreen of the smartphone that many users have been facing. According to user reports, as you put your phone on certain surfaces, such as a pillow, the screen behaves erratic.

The update reportedly also fixes some audio issues, improves battery life and comprises of security updates. The full list of changes are given below:

  • A new radio image.
  • Few touchscreen fixes.
  • Decreased power consumption in idle state.
  • Unspecified audio fixes.
  • CVE-2014-4943 and another unspecified security update.

According to users, who have already applied the update, while the update fixes some touchscreen issues, the main problem still remains.

Source :Android Police

 

Xiaomi Redmi Note update adds SD card support in camera & other apps

August 21st, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi NoteXiaomi has rolled out a new software update for its Redmi Note smartphone, which gives users an option to select SD card storage in the camera, galley, video and music apps. The latest version is carries the version number JHDMIBF30.0 and is available for global WCDMA variants.

Redmi series although comes with a microSD card Slot, but the users were not able to store their photos, music and other files etc. in external storage until now and the latest upgrade is meant to fix that.

The update is currently not available over-the-air (OTA) and the customers will have to update their smartphone manually (or you can wait for the OTA).

For manually updatation, you have to download the update package JHDMIBF30.0 ROM (523MB) from MIUI’s forum and then copy it to your phone’s microSD card in “/downloaded rom” folder. Once you are through with this, you have to run the Updater (usually under Tools Folder), press the menu key and tap on “Select Update Package”. After selecting the copied file and it will prompt you to install the latest ROM.

To remind you again, the update is only applicable for international devices and not Chinese Redmi Note devices. Please visit the MIUI Forum for complete details.

We expect a similar update for Redmi 1S too soon.

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Sony Ericsson pushing updates for Xperia Arc, Acro in Japan; adds PlayStation Certification

November 10th, 2011

Xperia Play is now the longer the only PlayStation certified Android smartphone, at least in Japan. Sony Ericsson has started rolling out an over the air update starting today Arc users in the country, which will enable the PlayStation Certification meaning you will have the access and compatibility to 100s of games that were only available on Play till today. However the actual content in PlayStation store will not be available before December. » Read more: Sony Ericsson pushing updates for Xperia Arc, Acro in Japan; adds PlayStation Certification

Motorola Atrix getting Gingerbread update in Singapore

October 19th, 2011

Motorola has finally released the Gingerbread update for Atrix owners in Singapore. This update is available OTA or manually from here. There is no change-log given, but the update is expected to feature the following changes. » Read more: Motorola Atrix getting Gingerbread update in Singapore

Asus Eee Pad Slider gets Android 3.2 update ahead of release

August 24th, 2011

Asus has released the Android 3.2 update for Eee Pad Slider even before it is made available across the world, which is scheduled to begin in mid-September. » Read more: Asus Eee Pad Slider gets Android 3.2 update ahead of release

Acer Iconia Tab A500 getting Android 3.2 update in Malaysia on Aug 25

August 14th, 2011

Acer has announced on its official Facebook page that Android 3.2 update for Iconia Tab A500 has been delayed and it will now be released on August 25. Company cited Google policy changes as the reason for the delay in the update. » Read more: Acer Iconia Tab A500 getting Android 3.2 update in Malaysia on Aug 25

LG Optimus Pad to get Android 3.1 update in Japan on Aug 10

August 8th, 2011

LG Optimus PadNTT Docomo has announced that LG Optimus Pad will get Android 3.1 update in Japan starting August 10. This update will bring widget resizing, new apps, ability to connect keyboard, mouse via USB and more. » Read more: LG Optimus Pad to get Android 3.1 update in Japan on Aug 10