Etoren Blogs — Nexus

Another Nexus Device Coming from Huawei this year, says company exec

Charlene Munilall, Huawei’s general manager in China, stated in an interview that the Chinese company is coming up with another Nexus device. When being asked why the Nexus line has not found its way into South Africa, the Chinese company general manager replied that, “We’re doing the Nexus again this year, by the way”.


This statement could be a slip-up and may not be enough to make us start expecting another Smartphone from this company this year. However, if it happens that this is real, then it means that Google is planning to make the company partner...

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Expect Google’s Nexus phones to get better — but Google will not make it themselves

Google CEO Sundar Pichai promises that its next generation of Nexus phones are only going to get better.

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“We are investing more effort into them,” Pichai said on stage at Vox Media’s Code Conference. “We’re going to put a lot more thought into our Nexus devices going forward.”

So far, Google has always partnered with manufacturers like LG and Huawei to produce the Nexus series and Google are going to stay with this. Pichai promised that it’s going to continue to work with manufacturers instead of making its own Nexus phones.


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Why More and More People are Embracing Mid Range Phones?

Why More and More People are Embracing Mid Range Phones

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Unlike before, people have discovered that they don’t have to spend thousands of dollars for a smartphone that can run the latest apps and has great user experience. There are now mid range phones that can give you so much as good performance, and they are cheaper. 

A few years ago, if you buy a mid range phone, you will discover that the phones performance is nothing short of poor. The CPU may lag behind the interface while simple actions like scrolling webpages may take...

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Rumors: Two HTC Nexus Phones are coming this Year

Last year, Google released two Nexus phones. The Nexus 5X made by LG and Huawei-made Nexus 6P. It looks like Google was planning to catch on by releasing a phablet and a more mainstream sized smartphone. It is hoped that the new trend will be repeated in 2016.

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What we gathered:

According to a new and unconfirmed source emanating from China, we are likely to see two new Nexuses this year. According to speculation, one will be a 5.5-inch display smartphone while the other will be a 5.0-inch screen. If this were eventually confirmed by Google...

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What are DUAL SIM phones and Do you need Dual sim phones?

What is Dual Sim and how does it work?

Dual Sim

Dual-SIM is a term to specify whether a device is capable of supporting two SIM cards. There are two major types of dual-SIM phones: Standby and Active.

Dual-SIM Standby (DSS) requires the user to specify which of the two SIMs is able to make and receive calls, while Dual-SIM Active (DSA) enables both cards to receive calls at the same time. This latter feature usually requires an additional transceiver for the secondary SIM card. More recent models feature Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS) technology which enables them to have...

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