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Having Wi-Fi Problems on Samsung Galaxy S8? Here’s How to Fix it

Having Wi-Fi Problems on Samsung Galaxy S8? Here’s How to Fix it

Samsung’s flagship handsets — the Galaxy S8 and S8+ — have received ravishing reviews from major publications and consumers alike. However, one common complaint that most users have had with the handset is that they have been facing Wi-Fi connectivity issues. Most users are complaining that their Galaxy S8 fails to connect to WiFi networks or the connection automatically disconnects after a few minutes of use.

How to Take a Screenshot on Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+

How to Take a Screenshot on Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are the first Galaxy handsets from the Korean company to lack a physical home button. Instead, they come with an on-screen home button similar to many other Android devices. This makes the process of taking a screenshot on the handsets slightly different from previous Galaxy devices.

How to Buy Redmi Note 4 and Redmi 4A in Flash Sale

How to Buy Redmi Note 4 and Redmi 4A in Flash Sale

Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 4  and Redmi 4A have turned out to be incredibly popular in India. The Redmi Note 4 especially has been incredibly popular in India which can be understood from the fact that the handset sold 1 million units within 45 days of going on sale. And the company’s latest budget wonder, the Redmi 4A, is also on track to break the sales record set by previous Redmi devices.

Does the Samsung Galaxy S8 Feature an IR Blaster?

Does the Samsung Galaxy S8 Feature an IR Blaster?

So, do the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ come with an IR blaster? Leaked photos had indicated that Samsung might reintroduce the IR blaster on its flagship devices this year after removing it from the Galaxy S7 last year.

Does the LG G6 Feature an IR Blaster?

Does the LG G6 Feature an IR Blaster?

LG was the last major OEM to continue including a handy IR blaster on its flagship devices. The G5 might have been a disaster for the company, but some people purchased the handset solely because it had an IR blaster. Sadly, with the G6, LG is not only ditching the removable battery but also the IR blaster.

Moto G5 Specs

Moto G5 Specs

The Moto G5 is the smaller variant of the Moto G5 Plus. The more budget oriented of the two handsets announced today, the Moto G5 packs quite a punch for a sub-$199 handset.

How to Add, Delete Home Screens, Widgets, Create Folders, & More on Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Redmi 3s, Redmi Note 3, and MIUI 8

How to Add, Delete Home Screens, Widgets, Create Folders, & More on Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Redmi 3s, Redmi Note 3, and MIUI 8

Xiaomi’s MIUI skin is packed to the brim with features and customisation options. However, in a bid to pack in so many features and options, Xiaomi has made some basic tasks in its skin very difficult. This includes something as simple as moving applications around on the home screen, adding widgets, or even applying a live wallpaper.

Do Lenovo K6 Power, K6 Note, and P2 Support VoLTE on Reliance Jio?

Do Lenovo K6 Power, K6 Note, and P2 Support VoLTE on Reliance Jio?

Lenovo has not particularly done a good job in updating its handsets with VoLTE support for Reliance Jio. Out of the plethora of handsets that the company has launched over the last couple of years, only a handful of them like the Vibe K5 Note support Jio’s VoLTE network and even that was added with a software update a few months after the carrier’s launch.

Fix Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note Microphone Volume Issue in Calls, WhatsApp Voice Messages, and More

Fix Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note Microphone Volume Issue in Calls, WhatsApp Voice Messages, and More

The Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note are great phones for their respective price. While not as good as Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 4, the handsets are still pretty good and offer great value for money. However, many Lenovo K6 Power/Note users have recently been complaining about issues with the microphone of the handsets.

When Will Lenovo K6 Power, K5 Note, K4 Note and Other Lenovo Phones Get the Android 7.0 Nougat Update?

When Will Lenovo K6 Power, K5 Note, K4 Note and Other Lenovo Phones Get the Android 7.0 Nougat Update?

With the OnePlus 3/3T and many Sony Xperia handsets getting the Android 7.0 Nougat update, owners of Lenovo handsets like the Vibe K5 Note and K4 Note are also wondering as to when their device will be updated to the latest and sweetest version of Android yet.