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How important is your smartphone’s camera quality? [Poll of the Week]

by Jimmy Westenberg 19 hours ago64 comments

Google posts Android 7.1.1 Nougat factory images for Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, 5X and more

by Jimmy Westenberg 20 hours ago9 comments

Android Nougat on the OnePlus 3 is impressive, even in beta

by Kris Carlon 3 days ago20 comments

Polar M600 review

by Jimmy Westenberg 5 days ago4 comments
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Goodbye Google Play Experience: One M8 GPe leaves the building

Just a couple of years ago, Google turned some heads when it announced the quasi-Nexus-esque GPe program. Now it seems that the program has ended with the One M8 leaving the store today.
by Matthew BensonJanuary 21, 201514

Moto G (2013) GPe receiving OTA Android 5.0.1 Lollipop now

The Motorola Moto G (2013) GPe is now receiving Android 5.0.1 Lollipop over-the-air. Skipping over Android 5.0, look for the point release update with Build number LRX21Z.M002
by Jonathan FeistDecember 11, 201430

Google releases Device Assist app to help with your Nexus, Google Play, or Android One device

Having trouble with your Nexus, Google Play Edition, or Android One device? Google has released Device Assist to help you get the most out of your device!
by Jimmy WestenbergDecember 3, 201411

LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition OTA of Android 5.0 Lollipop rolling out

The LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition is now getting its OTA update of Android 5.0 Lollipop, making this the first GPE device to officially receive the update.
by Jonathan FeistNovember 30, 201410

Sony Xperia Z Ultra, LG G Pad 8.3 and HTC One (M7) dropped from Play Store

Google has dropped the amount of Google Play Edition devices down to three from five. Until today’s change, Google had the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, LG G Pad 8.3 and HTC One ...
by Erik EggersJuly 8, 201411

Android 4.4.4 now rolling out to HTC One M8 and M7 Google Play Edition devices

Reports of the HTC One M8 and HTC One M7 Google Play Edition smartphones getting Android 4.4.4 have just started showing up. Is yours ready?
by Edgar CervantesJuly 1, 20143

LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition gets updated to Android 4.4.4

The LG G Pad 8.3 didn't get Android 4.4.3 in time, but Google and LG had bigger plans in mind. The device is getting updated straight to Android 4.4.4.
by Edgar CervantesJune 26, 20143

Android 4.4.3 now rolling out to Google Play Edition and Motorola devices

Android 4.4.3 is now rolling out to Nexus, Google Play Edition and Motorola devices. You may want to start checking for updates if your device is in line!
by Edgar CervantesJune 3, 201415

Ported Z Ultra GPe ROM transforms Xperia Z1 into unofficial Google Play Edition handset

Thanks to the efforts of XDA developer DoomLord, the Z Ultra GPe ROM has now been ported over to the Sony Xperia Z1, transforming the handset into an unofficial Google Play Edition ...
by Andrew GrushDecember 20, 20138

Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition available in the Play Store for $649

It’s technically a phone, but it’s big enough to use as a tablet. And now it comes with pure Android: the Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition is official.
by Bogdan PetrovanDecember 10, 201314
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