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OnePlus promises selfie portrait mode for OP5 and OP5T and more

During an Open Ears Forum in India, users requested many features for their aging devices like the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T and the developers' team promised to deliver most of them. The most notable future update will be the selfie portrait mode introduced with the OnePlus 6. The feature will reach the OnePlus 5 and 5T in one of the following updates as the effect is produced entirely by a software. This could also mean that OnePlus could try and port the functionality to older OnePlus devices like the 3 and 3T or someone from the XDA Forums will re-pack it as an unofficial...



Qualcomm to change Snapdragon naming convention

Qualcomm is about to stop using the MSM designation for its chipsets and will switch to SDM. The Snapdragon 835, also known as MSM8998 will be the last SoC with the MSM in its model name. According to a Weibo leakster, the next-gen chipset from Qualcomm will be the Snapdragon 845 and will be dubbed SDM845. The following iterations will also have the SDMxxx tag. The Snapdragon 845 could arrive with the next LG flagship and the 2018 Galaxy S front runner. It is expected to be manufactured by TSMC, instead of Samsung and might have the latest X20 modem that boosts LTE download...



AT&T will release a 5G-enabled Samsung Galaxy in the first half of 2019

AT&T has announced that it will launch a 5G-enabled Samsung Galaxy smartphone in the first half of 2019. The carrier didn't mention any names, but the Korean phone maker already demoed a video call over 5G using a Galaxy S10 prototype. Previously, the carrier announced a Netgear Nighthawk 5G mobile hotspot that will use mmWave technology. This will become available later this month and will work in the 12 cities which will get 5G coverage by the end of the year. Then in the first half of next year 7 additional cities will join in. Here's the list: By the end of 2018 H1 of...



Samsung Music brings Spotify recommendations with new update

Samsung introduced plenty of devices at the Galaxy Unpacked event back in August, along with a partnership with Spotify. Less than two months later we see the fruition of the deal in the Samsung Music app - it just got updated with better design and recommended playlists from the service in a separate tab. The new Samsung Music The new update of Samsung Music brings a simpler tab design, where you'll be able to swipe through favorites, playlists, tracks, albums, etc. There are also the usual sub-tabs of Recently Added, Most Played, and Recently Played. The sort function...



Oreo beta for Nokia 3 imminent, says HMD

HMD Global has revealed the Android Oreo beta build for the Nokia 3 will be available very soon. CPO Juho Sarvikas took to Twitter to confirm that the Nokia 3 Beta Labs program is just around the corner. Also #Nokia2 but will go straight to 8.1 to get memory optimization features as it is a 1GB RAM device. #Nokia3 Beta Labs right around the corner.— Juho Sarvikas (@sarvikas) January 27, 2018 As you can see, the exec also confirmed that the Nokia 2 will directly be updated to Android 8.1. Just in case you aren't aware, recently, the Nokia 8 started receiving the Oreo 8.1 update....