RIM Pushing Software Update to 9800 Torch
Research In Motion today said that it is offering a software update for the Blackberry 9800 Torch. According to RIM, the update improves the speed and performance of the browser; improves responsiveness after unlocking; speeds up application launch, exit and switching times; helps the home screen render transitions faster; renders thumbnails faster in the media gallery; improves email application performance; and makes improvements to the Torch's audio quality. The software is being pushed out over the air over the course of the next few weeks, though it is also available for manual download.
BlackBerry Delivers Significant Update to Priv and DTEK50
BlackBerry today began rolling out a series of software updates to its Android-based handsets, the Priv and DTEK50. The upgraded software adds new features and improves functionality across various apps.
OnePlus 5T Scores OxygenOS 4.7.4 with Performance Tweaks
OnePlus today made OxygenOS 4.7.4 available to its OnePlus 5T flagship smartphone. The update delivers optimizations to the camera and overall system.
Essential Phone Makes More Improvements to Its Camera
Essential Products today pushed an update to the camera application for the Essential Phone. The update "adds Auto-HDR, a new HDR algorithm that improves camera performance and scene rendering, dynamic HDR and Flash indicators, and various stability fixes," said Essential Products through its Twitter account.
OnePlus 5 Earns Its First Software Update
OnePlus pushed a small bug-fixing update to the OnePlus 5 over the weekend. According to the change log, the improved software resolves app installation and system update failures.
BlackBerry Pushing Maintenance Update to Priv
BlackBerry today said Priv owners can download and install a system update that improves the performance and security of the Android-based slider. BlackBerry says the refreshed OS should deliver smoother performance across the board with greater stability and fewer app crashes.