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  1. laurenzo

    Screen can be turned on only SOMETIMES

    I have a problem with my smart phone (Galaxy S9+). It sometimes does not turn the screen on (at best it just flashes). Usually it happens if I have used the phone for a short while. If I turn the screen off, then I cannot turn it back on for some while. It sometimes doesn't want to turn on...
  2. R

    Not really new but not charging

    This time it"s the Moto G Plus. It had been doing fine but when I plugged it up, it didn't. I've tried the usual, checking the connections and using different cords. I shut it off for now.
  3. B

    Casting from S21

    Last update was about 36 hours ago and casting has suddenly stopped working. Tried all the obvious fixes. Have a Sony Android TV. Anyone else experience this?
  4. R

    Oppo F9 Hang On Logo

    Is there anyone here who has a solution to fix the Oppo F9 that is stuck on the logo like a line? It's only stuck on the logo until the battery runs out.
  5. L

    Delete account

    I have a problem : by mistake I have installed two accounts on my phone (the other one is that of my wife.). Therefore, in Calendar, all appointments are duplicated, and in Gmail I see two accounts. I've tried all methods mentioned by Google but the menu points mentioned don't turn up. My phone...
  6. O

    Looking for Smartphone advice

    Im look for some advice on a Smartphone Looking for a inexpensive Smartphone that my kid can play around with. Something he can also use as a cheap MP3 player with Bluetooth capability. I would prefer a Android preferably a Galaxy and under $100
  7. Dannydet


    This is some serious malware, people. Stay clear of installing from unknown sources. https://www.tomsguide.com/news/this-new-android-malware-can-unlock-your-phone-and-drain-your-bank-accounts-how-to-stay-safe
  8. O

    What is this icon in my satus bar?

    Hi! What is this icon that appeared in my status bar? Thanks
  9. ironass

    Samsung Happy 1st Birthday Fold4 & Flip4

    Officially released worldwide by Samsung on the 25th August 2022 the Galaxy Z Fold4 and Flip4 are now one year old. Although I now have the Fold5, I have kept my Fold4 as it is in perfect condition and no issues with either the inner or outer screens. Battery life is excellent and I look...
  10. I

    Good smartphone under 400 USD with headphone jack?

    I'm so tired of looking for a phone. Googled smartphone forum and found this place. Can you guys help with this? What's a good smartphone with: 1. Good display with low PWM 2. Headphone jack 3. NO ADS in the system (like in Xiaomi phones) So hard to find a decent one it's insane. Don't care...
  11. J

    Install WearOS (smartwatch) to Android Smartphone?

    I want to wipe Android off my smartphone, and install WearOS instead. Possible?
  12. J

    Install ChromeOS (desktop) to Android Smartphone?

    I want to wipe Android off my smartphone, and install ChromeOS instead. Possible?
  13. P

    Screen Protector

    Best value and by far the easiest way to put a screen protector on your cellphone
  14. ironass

    Fold5 - Oval plastic portion?

    See the Jerry Rig, "Samsung Z Fold 5 Durability Test!", video below. At around 2' 58" in the video it shows an, "oval plastic portion for the 5G antenna". Checked my international Fold5 model, F946B D/S, and it does not have this oval plastic portion in the frame. Is this a peculiarity of...
  15. Rob

    Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro Unveil: Storage Boost and Dazzling Color

    Get ready to geek out, tech enthusiasts, because the Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro are gearing up for their grand debut around October! You know how Google does it – they're cooking up some smartphone magic, and we've got the scoop on the sizzling details. Our gadget whisperer, Roland Quandt...
  16. M

    Problem with unblocking phone numbers

    I have unblocked the call blocking from unidentified phone numbers, but my smartphone is still blocking calls from unidentified numbers again & again. How I stop the blocking of the unidentified numbers ?? I have the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Prime, with Android 7.1.2.
  17. Android News

    CapCam may replace Bluetooth smartphone pairing without any extra hardware

    A new technology is in the works called CapCam and it quickly and easily pairs multiple devices. The new method plans to overtake Bluetooth connectivity and uses only your smartphone's camera and a capacitive touchscreen.
  18. Android News

    The CPSC officially announces the second Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall in the US

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) in the US has officially announced the second recall for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. The CPSC also stated that there have been a total of 96 reports of the Note 7 going up in flames in the US, with 23 of them occurring after the initial recall was...
  19. Android News

    Gorgeous footage shows off the Pixel's 4K video capture capabilities

    Ron8it has posted a video on his YouTube channel which shows off the Pixel's 4K video capturing capabilities. Naturally, some color correction has been done, but the video gives you a good idea of what you can expect from the phone's digital image stabilization, slow motion recording and overall...
  20. Android News

    41 photos from Google's new Pixel site

    Google's new Pixel site doesn't have any information about the upcoming phones, but it's jam-packed with photos which were likely captured with the Pixel or Pixel XL. Two photos, in particular, stand out since they have not been resized and actually show a phone which looks pretty close to the...
  21. Android News

    AnTuTu listing for the Xiaomi Mi 5S confirms the phone has a Snapdragon 821 SoC, 1080p display

    Multiple leaks have revealed pretty much everything there is to know about the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 5S, but a new listing for the phone within AnTuTu confirms that the device will feature the new Snapdragon 821 processor and a 5.15-inch 1080p display,
  22. Android News

    Analysts halve 2016 smartphone growth predictions

    The analysts at IDC have reduced their forecast for smartphone growth this year. Estimates initially called for 3.4% growth, but analysts believe just 1.6% of growth will be seen this year. This is the second reduction of predicted smartphone growth in just three months. IDC's Jitesh Ubrani...
  23. Android News

    Samsung not only led the worldwide smartphone market in Q1 of 2016, but also is the top dog in India

    Even though Samsung led the worldwide smartphone market in Q1 of 2016, the South Korean giant also led the Indian smartphone market during the same time period. Samsung held 25% of the market with MicroMax in 2nd at 17% and Intex at 10%. Lenovo came in 4th with 8% and all companies withstood...
  24. Android News

    Samsung rumored to release a foldable smartphone next year

    Samsung has been rumored to be bringing everyone a foldable smartphone for some time now. New patents filed show off plans for this device to come to fruition and new information states that the device could be released sometime in 2017. The rumored device could transform from a 7-inch tablet...
  25. Android News

    Indian law mandates GPS and dedicated panic button in all phones

    The Indian government has just passed a new law that will require all phones sold within India to feature a GPS chip and a dedicated panic button to contact local emergency services. The GPS chip requirement does not go into effect until 2018, but manufacturers will be required to include a...