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Nokia To Only Ship Android One Devices From Nokia 3 And Up

02/25/2018, The second coming of Nokia under HMD Global has been impressive. The Finnish company has been making devices under the iconic Nokia brand that the handsets have performed relatively well in the market. New Nokia handsets were expected to be unveiled at...

Moto X4 With Android One Replacing Nexus 5X On Project Fi

01/22/2018, Last year it was reported that Google had stopped replacing Nexus 5X units on Project Fi. This means that users who had a damaged unit and wanted to replace it were no longer able to do so. Instead it seems that affected users were simply given $100 in...

Android 8.0 Rolling Out To Moto X4 Android One Edition

12/22/2017, If you are the owner of the Moto X4 Android One, you might be interested to learn that it seems that the Android 8.0 Oreo update is now rolling out to the handset. Note that this is for the Android One version of the phone, which means that if you...


HTC U11 Life Joins Google’s Android One Program

11/02/2017, There have been quite a lot of reports recently about the HTC U11 Life and Google has announced today that the handset is joining its Android One program. It’s the program that Google launched to work with OEMs and provide customers with smartphones...

Alleged HTC U11 Life Specs Leaked

10/03/2017, Recently we have been hearing rumors that HTC could have an Android One handset in the works called the HTC U11 Life, which based on the name would be a variant of the HTC U11 flagship smartphone. Now in a recent tweet by Android developer LlabTooFeR, the...

Xiaomi Launches The Most Powerful Android One Smartphone

09/05/2017, Google unveiled its Android One program a couple of years ago. The idea was to increase Android’s reach in emerging markets by partnering with OEMs to create affordable mid-range devices that run on stock Android. Google has now teamed up with...

Google And Xiaomi Could Be Working On A New Android One Handset

08/21/2017, While the developed world has access to powerful handsets like Google’s Nexus and Pixel lineup, unfortunately the prices of these devices keeps them out of reach for customers in emerging markets, which is why Google has created its Android One series...

Android One Handsets Could Be Coming To The US

01/17/2017, Google’s Android One handsets have typically been aimed at emerging markets. The idea is to provide customers who are on tight budgets with an Android smartphone that has an affordable price tag, no bloatware, as well as access to timely updates. In a...

Sharp Launches The Aquos 507SH Android One Smartphone

07/10/2016, One of the ways that Google has tried to make Android appeal to emerging markets is by launching the Android One initiative. In a way you could think of Android One devices as low-end Nexus handsets aimed at customers on a very tight budget. So far...

Google Wants To Reboot Android One Program

11/04/2015, You know what they say – if at first you do not succeed, try again. And again, ad infinitum. After all, there is no shame at all in trying, is there? Google initially tried to make their way into the world’s largest democracy’s phone market with...

Android One Handsets Get Marshmallow Update

10/06/2015, Better late than never, or so the saying goes. Well, it seems that the long awaited rollout of Android 6.0 Marshmallow updates when it comes to the Nexus range of devices has kicked off slowly, albeit surely in the Over The Air (OTA) manner as of...

Google To Focus On $50 Android One Smartphones

08/09/2015, Google’s Android One plan is all about bringing Android to markets where purchasing power for new smartphones is not that high, with the program the company partners with OEMs to create very competitively priced smartphones that run on its mobile...

Second-Gen Android One Handsets Officially Launched

07/27/2015, Google’s Android One handsets were designed for emerging markets in mind. To a certain extent we suppose you could call them affordable versions of the Nexus handsets, and if you’re curious as to what Google has been up to with their Android One...

Google Unfazed By Android One’s Lackluster Sales

06/12/2015, With the huge population that emerging markets usually have – India, China, Indonesia, the African region – one would think that by creating cheap handsets that they would be selling like hotcakes. Unfortunately for Google and their Android...