Huawei nova 2S coming soon with 6-inch display, 20MP dual-camera and Kirin 960 CPU

Although we’re just one month away from the end of the year, there might be just enough time for some companies to release their last smartphones for 2018. Huawei recently launched its second flagship of the year, the Mate 10 Pro, but the Chinese handset maker may have a few more aces up its sleeve.

One of them could be the unannounced Huawei nova 2S, which has just popped up in China. The nova 2S is a high-end smartphone that’s likely to be launched worldwide, although Huawei may use different names.

Aside from a handful of pictures showing some dummy nova …


Nova Launcher update adds adaptive icons, Android 8.1 popup menu, more

Nova Launcher, one of the most popular Android launchers, is now getting an important update that adds a couple of new features and many improvements.

Keep in mind that this isn’t a beta release, so you’ll be able to benefit from all the features included in the update once you download Nova Launcher v5.5.

The most important change is the addition of adaptive icons, which are supported by all devices powered by Android 5.0 Lollipop and newer. Also, the update intelligently reshapes legacy icons to adaptive to come in line with Google’s new design language.

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Alleged Huawei Nova 3 shows its iPhonesque silhouette in leaked pictures

Huawei is expected to launch a brand new mid-range Android smartphone, as a sequel to the Nova 2 that made its debut on the market back in August. The new phone is likely to be called Huawei Nova 3 and it will come with improved features over the predecessor.

A set of pictures that allegedly show the unannounced Huawei Nova 3 have just been leaked from China. Rumor has it, the smartphone will be powered by a Kirin 670 processor, coupled with either 3 or 4GB RAM, as well as 32GB or 64GB internal memory.

The main highlight of the smartphone is the 5.93-inch …

Nova True Wireless Headphones Review

If you’re in the market for a pair of those fancy true wireless headphones, say like the Apple AirPods or Samsung Gear IconX, you must surely know by now that they don’t come cheap – easily costing you upwards around $200 in most instances! At less than half the cost of its esteemed competitors, TRNDlabs’ Nova True Wireless earbuds seem like they’re a dream come true with its irresistible price of $79.00. That’s dirt cheap when it comes to true wireless headphone solutions, but when it’s priced that low, it makes anyone wondere if there any major drawbacks with them.

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Nova Launcher adds support for custom Oreo-style dock widgets in latest update

This is how a great deal of the new features are added in Nova Launcher, Action Launcher, and other AOSP-like home screen replacements: Google releases a new version of Android, the developers of said launchers try to implement all the new features as quickly as possible, and after they’re done, they start looking for ways to modify and diversify the experience by granting users a greater freedom for customization.
This is also the case with the docked search bar widget, which was introduced in Android 8.0 Oreo, and which made its way into Nova …

Nova Launcher becomes one of the most popular Android launchers, hits 50 million downloads

We knew Nova Launcher is among the most popular Android launchers, but starting this week, the app has become even more popular. The beta version of the Nova Launcher has just reached more than 50 million downloads in the Google Play Store, an impressive achievement that wouldn’t have been possible without the support from the developers.

It looks like having a solid beta program and listening to what users want from your app has proven to be the winning formula for Nova Launcher.

TeslaCoil’s Nova Launcher is available for free, but a paid version can be …

Huawei nova 2i

The new nova 2i is solid mid-ranger that flaunts a huge 5.9-inch FullView display with 18:9 ratio and full HD (1080p) resolution. On the inside, the smartphone packs a powerful Kirin 659 processor, 4GB RAM, and 64GB expandable storage. The phone comes with four cameras, two on the front (13MP+2MP) and two on the back side (16MP+3MP). The Nova 2i is powered by a 3,340 mAh battery and runs Android Nougat with EMUI 5.1 on top.

Next version of Nova Launcher to bring adaptive icons support

A brand new version of Nova Launcher was released earlier this week, which brought quite a few important changes that Android users can take advantage of. But there’s a new version of the launcher that’s being in the works now that will add a couple of other major improvements.

Released as beta, Nova Launcher v5.5 brings support for adaptive icons into the mix. The new feature is fully compatible with devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop and higher, but some icons will require at least Android Nougat.

If you plan to install the beta version of Nova Launcher 5.5, then you should know …

Nova Launcher 5.4 is now rolling out with Oreo goodness on board

Nova Launcher 5.4 has rolled out of beta and into the stable channel. Throughout July, early testers of the popular Android home screen replacement were treated to various improvements, such as a brand new and robust shortcuts system (albeit via third-party app integration), new animations, and the usual tweaks and added layers of polish that can be expected from every update.
The big star of the show is obviously Sesame Shortcuts – a third-party app that’s now deeply integrated into Nova Launcher and allows users to jump to specific apps, or even screens within apps, by simply using the search …

Huawei Nova 2 coming soon to Europe for a whopping €400 price

The Nova series is a rather new lineup of mid-range smartphones coming from Huawei, but it already has quite a lot of devices. One of the additions to the Nova series that was introduced this year is the Huawei Nova 2.

The Huawei Nova 2 was launched in China back in June, but it looks like the mid-range Android smartphone will make its debut in Europe as well. Currently, the handset is listed at various retailers in the Netherlands, but its availability will certainly expand to other countries soon.

As a matter fact, the Nova 2 might be one of the phone showcased …