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OnePlus Nord2 5g review

OnePlus Nord 2 is an upcoming mobile by OnePlus. The phone is rumored to come with a 6.43-inch touchscreen display. OnePlus Nord 2 is expected to be powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 1200 processor and come with 8GB of RAM. The OnePlus Nord 2 is rumoured to run Android 11 and is expected to be powered by a 4500mAh battery. As far as the cameras are concerned, the OnePlus Nord 2 is rumored to pack a triple camera setup featuring a 50-megapixel primary camera; an 8-megapixel camera, and a 2-megapixel camera. The rear camera setup has autofocus. It is rumored to sport a single camera setup for selfies, a 32-megapixel primary camera. OnePlus Nord 2 is based on Android 11 and packs 128GB of inbuilt storage. The OnePlus Nord 2 is tipped to be a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) mobile that will accept Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards. Connectivity options on the OnePlus Nord 2 are said to include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/Yes, GPS, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE net

Google is ‘warning’ Android users against this Xiaomi app


“Google Play Protect is blocking Xiaomi’s ‘Quick Apps’ app, which comes pre-installed on all Xiaomi and Redmi smartphones, for collecting user data”
Xiaomi’s MIUI is known for its heavy customisations and numerous pre-loaded apps that push UI advertisements, for which the company is widely criticised. The Chinese brand says it’s a revenue model and would also help it aggressively price its handsets. Among the tens of default apps, this one particular app seems to be not gelling well with Google’s policies. The app in question is Xiaomi’s Quick Apps, which is seemingly being blocked by Google Play Protect for collecting personal data to show personalised ads. Multiple users have reported on social media about this warning from Google Play Protect when updating Quick Apps, which reads “This app can collect data that could be used to track you.
Though the app isn’t available in the Google Play Store and only comes pre-installed on Xiaomi’s smartphones, Google Play Protect still scans all the apps installed for malware on a smartphone that has Play Services installed even if they’re sideloaded. This particular app requires multiple user permissions, including Calendar, Call logs, Camera, Contacts, Location, Microphone, SMS, Storage and Telephone. But it also reportedly has access to the IMEI number, SIM numbers, tower detail numbers, user credentials, and can record audio and video.
Furthermore, the app is said to save the information it gathers to temporary storage and later upload it to online endpoints. Xiaomi would then push targeted ads across pre-loaded apps and in the UI. However, the app was available for a long time on Xiaomi phones but is only blocked now by Google Play Protect from installing post the latest V1.3.0.0 update. If users still wish to install the update they can, but we advise you against it until more information is available in this matter.

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