Android 7.0 Nougat comes to Moto Z Droid, Moto Z Force Droid with Daydream VR in tow

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Here’s the surprise of the week: the Moto Z Droid and Moto Z Force Droid on Verizon are getting an update to Android 7.0 Nougat. Speedy updates have gone downhill since Lenovo took over Motorola, and Verizon isn’t exactly known to be first to the party as far as the latest updates go. So, this is quite the surprise — a surprise owners of these two Droid devices are going to like very much.

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Download the wallpapers from the OnePlus 3T right here

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After launching the OnePlus 3 earlier this year with a Snapdragon 820 processor, the company decided to follow it up with a slightly upgraded model with an SD821 SoC, the OnePlus 3T, instead of a lower-specced variant as it did in 2015 with the OnePlus X. As a result, it has been confirmed that the OnePlus 3 will cease to be manufactured in favor of this new, more expensive model. As with the OnePlus 3, Hampus Olsson was drafted in to create a bunch of wallpapers for the OnePlus 3T. Join us after the break to find out how he created the wallpapers and also to download them all. Read more

[Video] Unboxing the LeEco Le Pro 3

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LeEco wasn’t a brand we’ve seen much of in the west until the Chinese electronics company entered the US market last month with products ranging from bikes and accessories to televisions and a couple of smartphones, the Le S3 and Le Pro 3. While both handsets feature an aluminum build, a 5.5-inch Full HD display and run Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the Le Pro 3, with its Snapdragon 821 processor, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, is the higher specced variant. Join us after the break to watch our very own Justin Herrick unbox the Le Pro 3.  Read more

New OnePlus 3T video shows off just how fast Dash Charge is

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When OnePlus announced its brand new OnePlus 3T, one of the highlighting features is their proprietary Dash Charge technology, which promises “a day’s power in half an hour.” While these claims will certainly require independent testing, OnePlus has released a new video comparing the charging time between the OnePlus 3T and the Google Pixel XL. And the results are impressive.

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OnePlus confirms the OnePlus 3 will be discontinued in favor of the OnePlus 3T

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The OnePlus 3T is being treated as the successor to the OnePlus 3, so as you might imagine, the latter phone won’t be available to buy any longer, at least that was the assumption. But now, Android Central obtained a statement from OnePlus confirming that OnePlus 3 will indeed be discontinued. It’s something we expected, but this is official confirmation.

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