Forum discussion tagged with android.
  1. J

    Question Will a Samsung Note 8 take advantage of the speed of micro SDXC UHS-II V90 U3 memory card?

    Will internal write/read go at 250/300 MB/sec? Will transfer using USB port go at 250/300 MB/sec? Will any android phone do either of these?
  2. V

    Question VR on Google Cardboard (android) using Unity ERROR HELP

    I am new to Unity and VR. I am trying to create a very basic VR application using Unity and my Android phone via Google Cardboard. I followed the steps given here,, and...
  3. Androidlover11

    Question Phonescreen is black only indicator light is constantly red

    Hey , My umidigi pro one screen is black when i connect the charger indicator light turns red doesnt blink only stays still , ive tried to charge it over longer time but still nothing when i try to turn it on while charging the red light blinks one time and right back to constantly still red...
  4. F

    Question Shadowsocks Android in Proxy Mode Issues

    Hi Folks, so I am trying to run shadowsocks as a proxy on my android TV, but it just won't pass any traffic through it. the reason I am doing this is because I wanna use Adguard along with it. and it can only work if shadowsocks is in Proxy mode instead of VPN mode. in VPN mode my shdowsocks...
  5. A

    Question Brighten streaming video

    Much like equalizer apps modify the audio from streaming sources (eg. Spotify, Pandora), is there a video app solution for video streaming adjustments such as brightness, color tone, etc ? Just to be clear, I do not want to know about apps that can modify local video files - there's a ton of...
  6. H

    Solved! Is it bad if i dont turn my phones screen for about 3-4 hours?

    Is it bad if i dont turn my phones screen for about 3-4 hours? I want to use my phone as a Sim Dashboard, and I don't know if I use it for about 3 hours will I damage it somehow? Like the battery, screen or something else? It's a expensive phone and I don't want to damage it, it's my main phone.
  7. S

    Solved! Samsung J7 Sky Pro. How to use the SD card as internal or how to force apps from internal to SD

    This question was asked before. I've seen the response and it doesn't work. I want to listen to more solutions. I can't believe there is no way to use the SD card as internal memory!! The solution I read was going to the SD settings and format as internal. I don't have that option. I can only...
  8. Unknown_Email

    Solved! Cannot delete files from SD card.

    Hi everyone. I have had an issue with my SD card in my phone running Android 8.0, not rooted, (Huawei P10 lite, purchased before google stopped supporting Huawei) where it appears that I can’t delete anything from it. The issue first presented when I tried to load some more audiobooks into my...
  9. barryallen82

    Solved! Advice Needed: Need a *SMALL* Android Smartphone

    Hi there, I am in the market for a new phone; and am not at all fond of these massive 5 - 6" + behemoths that dominate the market. I'd very much appreciate suggestions for Android phones in the 4.2" to 4.8" size range. My spec requirements are modest: 1.5 - 2 GB RAM and 32 GB ROM will be...
  10. S

    Sharing cellphone internet to Dlink 882 router

    I have: W10 enterprise Verizon Moto G7 Power Dlink DIR-882 router I need to share the Verizon internet service to the 882 router<->users.
  11. The Perfect Stranger

    Question Mini Projector stuck on logo screen. Please help

    Dear friends, I got a mini projector, DLP - TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, MAGIC - IMAGE M10, that is all what it says in the box. I had recently forced it to shutdown, and now when I turn it on, it shows the android logo and stuck there forever. I have bought a USB male-male cable and tried to connect it...
  12. tomelks

    Solved! How to connect old stereo to android phone (YAMAHA TSX-130)

    Hi guys, I have this audio system in my house for years and it's compatible only for USB jack, old iPod jack or CD. Since all of these inputs are old and not compatible with youtube music I thought I can try and make something out of this 500 $ system (at the time).... I opened up the box and...
  13. K

    Question Audio barely audible on phone's speaker but fine on earpiece - multiple phones!

    I am facing this really weird phenomenon. This is from a YouTube live stream that I produced. There is a long chain with too many components to find fault with and I seeking suggestions and brainwaves to narrow down the search. The current situation is that watching live and playing back the...
  14. matledsf

    Solved! How can i disable safe mode in volume down key stuck position?

    My mobile's volume down key already stuck. Now i restart my mobile and it goes into safe mode. How can I disable safe mode now?
  15. G

    Solved! Phone keeps opening tab/displaying ads on its own

    Been dealing with this for a few weeks now, but my phone will randomly open Chrome (and, if I'm already in Chrome, a new tab) to some website about downloading a crypto browser app. Then two days ago, I also started getting some drop down ad on my screen itself of some not-Facebook ad (It's...
  16. lunarsunlight

    Question Best apps for Android Auto?

    The Android Auto revamp just got rolled out. I really like the sleek UI. It makes navigating so much better and easier. Right now I mostly use Android Auto as another navigation screen, but I'm wondering if I'm missing out on anything. Are there any recommended must have apps? I already have...
  17. MartyMcfly999

    Solved! I need to write emails while driving.... Help!

    Does anyone else find the need to "write" emails while driving? I'm not saying take your eyes off the road, but I am looking for a great mobile assistant, ideally something that would integrate well with Android Auto or Apple Car Play. Just picked up a new Toyota Rav4 that features both Android...
  18. mememan2578

    Question Android Auto Podcast Addict

    I love podcasts and listen to them everyday throughout my commute. Does anyone know of any good apps to use with Android Auto? I was using Podcast Addict but it won't play. I hit play, but no dice. Maybe it's my connection? I'm not sure and nothing helps with troubleshooting. What are the best...
  19. tvd8809

    Question Problems with Google Assistant Audio Level

    Just got a new car and it has Android Auto. I'm a big fan! It's really made my commute to and from work significantly better. I am having some small issues though. I don't get why the audio levels are all over the place with Android Auto. It will be way too loud when hear the OK Google assistant...
  20. B

    Solved! my android act weird, pausing videos, turn on by itself, keyboard turn off when texting

    so recently i woke up , i notice something weird is happening to my phone , im using samsung j7 price, i woke up , i watched a video on youtube and it pause by itself, even video in gallery, and when my android screen turn off , it turns on sometimes, and i text my friend , while im typing...
  21. U

    Solved! Huawei mate 10 lite problem with power button

    i press the power and volume up button to open boot manager. it successfully open. but after 10 - 20 seconds screen went blank, and nothing shows on screen. i am pressing power button but no response on screen. what could be the problem with phone?
  22. scwolves10

    Question RCA Tablet stuck in boot loop after factory reset

    It's an RCA RCT6203W46 Tablet and it was working fine before the reset. Now, it only goes to the RCA logo screen and it just restarts if I try to turn it off. It won't go in to Recovery Mode using the power and volume buttons like it did before. It won't go into safe mode either. The tiny Reset...
  23. Clairenee

    Solved! I left my Lenovo charging for 5days. Will it safe?

    I accidentally left my lenovo phone charging and i'll out for 5days. What will happen? Will it burned my house?
  24. zach183323

    Question Help Android Stuck In Fastboot

    My Google Pixel 3a is stuck in fastboot and wont exit. I tried installing magisk and when I tried to reboot the phone it got stuck in fastboot mode
  25. gottalovethehockey

    Question Google Play Services failure after factory reset?

    Hi, My son forgot his password for his nextbook nx16a8116k pk. I factory reset it, twice. Upon starting and setting up the wifi, it says ‘google play services has stopped’. I attempted to clear the cache and restart the tablet, but that didn’t help. I tried to update the firmware, but it says...
  26. L

    Solved! Which phone should I pick? (Budget android)

    So I'm looking to get a new phone for Christmas. I have a couple in mind, but I have no idea what phones are good and so on. So I'll list a few here. My budget is 150-230€. Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro - This ones a bit expensive but seems like a really good phone...
  27. N

    Question What are the best Android themes to use?

    I want to change my mobile android style. I used the Android Lollipop version. I want to change the keyboard, home screen, app icons, etc ..... Do you have any new themes to use? Help me out.
  28. A

    Question Is android any better with security now or is Apple still the market king?

    Actually I'm thinking of buying a new phone. But I'm confused if I should go with android or give iOS a try. Because there are so many modern phones in android industry as compared to iOS with that ugly notch. However I'm still concerned about the security issues. What are your suggestions?
  29. A

    Question I have a tight budget and I'm thinking of buying an iPhone. Which model would you recommend?

    I have a tight budget as i just have an ordinary job. I'm thinking of changing my phone and buy a refurbished cellphone. Should I give iPhones a try? Are they worth it or is android the best? If Apple is a go for you, which model would you recommend? iPhone 8plus or iPhone X or the XR?
  30. DJFiefs

    Question How to reset a phone that keeps restarting and cant access hard reset settings because volume buttons wont work?

    How to reset a phone that keeps restarting and cant access hard reset settings because volume buttons wont work?
  31. Simon778

    Question Oppo A37 problem

    I have an oppo A37, and sadly the phone does not have eye protection mode like other oppo phones and does not have app icon notification. My security centre does not function too. when I press privacy permissions, the app immediately closes. Does anyone have a solution for this?
  32. phonemanu

    Question Honor 4x continously rebooting and not booting

    Honor 4x continously rebooting and not booting - since HUWAEI stopped providing the smart key to step in to the fastboot environment could not reset the phone or to do anything with the dev option or root mode, i dont need any data from the phone , just have to make it working , for now it is...
  33. M

    Question Free Internet?

    Hello, I have free 10 GB internet for Instagram, facebook and deezer every month, but just for those three apps. Is any way to use that internet for other apps? Telenor is my provider. photo
  34. admin

    Nokia Is Undercutting Everyone with a $160 Android Pie Phone

    HMD Nokia thinks they can make a dent in the US market by going low cost with its Nokia 3.1 phone. Nokia Is Undercutting Everyone with a $160 Android Pie Phone : Read more
  35. admin

    Motorola's Long-Lasting G7 Power Gets a Price Cut

    Motorola's unlocked smartphones are now on sale. Motorola's Long-Lasting G7 Power Gets a Price Cut : Read more
  36. A

    How to Block Phone Calls On Android

    Desperate for a way to stop those pesky robocalls? Here are several options you can try to block phone calls on an Android device. How to Block Phone Calls On Android : Read more
  37. C

    Question Touch screen has gone weird

    So my touch screen on my S8+ has stopped responding but only in certain ways. I can unlock my screen using my code on my screen, use my home/pull up used apps/use the back buttons at the bottom of the touch screen. I can even use it to turn off or restart the device. However, the main home...
  38. admin

    This $245 Phone Makes You Wonder Why the Hell People Spend $1000 on a Flagship

    A new high quality, low cost breed of phones are about to deepen the $1,000 flagship sales slump. This $245 Phone Makes You Wonder Why the Hell People Spend $1000 on a Flagship : Read more
  39. admin

    Don't Wait For Amazon Prime Day: Galaxy S10 $100 Off Right Now

    Our favorite Android smartphone is on sale for a limited time. Don't Wait For Amazon Prime Day: Galaxy S10 $100 Off Right Now : Read more
  40. admin

    Honor 20 Pro Hands-On: Four Cameras and a Unique Look

    The Honor 20 Pro is the top model in Honor’s newly unveiled 20 Series of flagship phones. Here's what we think of this 6.26-inch handset and its four rear cameras. Honor 20 Pro Hands-On: Four Cameras and a Unique Look : Read more
  41. C

    Review OnePlus 7 Pro Review: The Android Value of the Year

    Buy it. For less than $700, the OnePlus 7 Pro offers a gorgeous design, stunning display, powerful performance, solid cameras and a stellar version of Android. You can'’t buy a better phone for the price. OnePlus 7 Pro Review: The Android Value of the Year : Read more
  42. Raked85


    Trying to figure out how to get back deleted texts. I was able to restore a lot of MMS messages sent through text (pictures & long messages that were converted to MMS) but I can't get actual text messages restored. I read the "mega thread" about lost data and it says: I contacted my service...
  43. PhilipMichaels

    Discussion Galaxy S10 Plus vs. Note 9: Which Samsung Phone Has the Best Camera?

    The Galaxy S10 Plus and Note 9 both boast excellent cameras. We pitted the two phones against each other in a photo face-off. Galaxy S10 Plus vs. Note 9: Which Samsung Phone Has the Best Camera? : Read more
  44. P

    Solved! Mobile hotspot has no internet

    I have a Tracphone A502DL had worked fine for months but after the last update, when I turn the HotSpot on my computer, it connects (and says it's connected) but there's no internet. I get no errors, even on the browser, but it doesn't connect. I'd reset it but I don't know how or if that would...
  45. Mark Spoonauer

    News Galaxy Fold Fiasco Is Worst Possible Start to Foldable Phone Revolution

    The Galaxy Fold breaking is a huge problem for Samsung, but it also casts a shadow over the entire foldable phone category before it gets off the ground. Galaxy Fold Fiasco Is Worst Possible Start to Foldable Phone Revolution : Read more
  46. J

    Question Can't format an SD Card

    I'm using an Asus Zenfone 3 ZE520KL. I want to delete an Android data files leftover because i already uninstall the apps. I tried to remove it by using the default File Manager first but failed, then i tried to use ES File Explorer and it failed too. Then for the suppose to be my last resort...