You’ll need Android 10 on your Galaxy device for Gmail’s dark mode

It came as a pleasant surprise when dark mode for the Google Play Store started working for owners of Galaxy devices on Android Pie even though dark mode for Google apps is supposed to work only on Android 10. Later, Instagram also updated its app with a dark mode for …

One UI 1.x vs One UI 2.0: All the user interface changes and improvements

2018 saw the debut of One UI, a substantial reimagining of the software on Galaxy smartphones and tablets. With One UI, Samsung wanted to make it easy for users to focus on things that matter by placing important information front and center and also make interactive elements of the user …

Galaxy Tab S3 gets Android Pie with October security patch in some countries

It was around a month back that the Galaxy Tab S3 finally received the Android Pie update, and Samsung is now expanding the rollout to a few more markets. The update that’s rolling out to countries this week — software version T820XXU3CSJ3 — includes the October 2019 security patch, so …

Instagram gets dark mode, supports Android Pie Night mode on Galaxy devices

With Android 10 having officially released for Google’s Pixel smartphones a few weeks ago, various third-party apps are being updated Android 10’s dark mode feature. Instagram is one of the major apps on the platform that have made the switch to a dark theme, and after testing the dark theme …

LG V30 Verizon update adds Android 9 Pie features, enhancements

The LG V30 Android Pie beta update was leaked back in July. It was mentioned more than a year after the Android Oreo 8.0 update rolled out. Today, we’re learning from Verizon Wireless that a software update is available for the LG V30. As with most updates, this one brings …

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 ready for Android 9 Pie OS update

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 may be an old thing but it can still get a taste of the Android Pie. The tablet was officially launched back in 2017 so it’s more than two years old now. It has since been updated with several enhancements and upgraded to Android Oreo. …

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Active gets Android Pie in the latest update

Google may have officially released Android 10, but there are still many devices that are waiting for the year-old Android Pie update. The T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Active was one of them until yesterday. Thankfully, the long wait has finally come to an end as the rugged version of the 2017 …

T-Mobile Galaxy J7 Star receives Android Pie and One UI update

Another Samsung smartphone is making the jump to Android Pie complete with One UI. The update is reportedly being rolled out on the Galaxy J7 Star by T-Mobile in the United States (model number SM-J737T), and although the changelog has yet to be published on T-Mobile’s support page for the …

Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2017), Tab S3 ready for Android Pie update

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 may be considered a bit old but the tablet is getting a slice of Pie. An Android 9.0 update gives any device a refresh with its new features and enhancements. It may have been overshadowed by the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 and Galaxy Tab S6 …

Samsung releases Android Pie update for the Galaxy Tab S3 and Tab A (2017)

Nearly a year after its official release by Google, Samsung has finally started rolling out the Android Pie update to the Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Tab A (2017). The former is a flagship tablet from 2017, while the latter is a budget device from the same year. Both of …