How to Activate Notification of Availability of Public Network in Android 6.0.x Marshmallow?

Awareness of the public network has always been a problem for the mobile device users as some of public networks may be free. The free or at reduced cost public networks may be a blessing for the bill conscious people.

To help the mobile users to notify about the availability of the public networks, a feature is added in the Android 6,0.x Marshmallow, like its previous versions, which will, if activated, notify the users about them.

It is easier to activate the notification but if you feel the need, the instructions are there to help you.

Instructions

1. Tap the icon of the ‘Settings’ at the bottom right corner of your Android 6.0.x Marshmallow smartphone and device to open up the ‘Settings’ screen.MarshmallowNetworkNotification-12. Go to ‘Wi-Fi’ screen by tapping the ‘Wi-Fi’ under the ‘Wireless & networks’ section to confirm that the ‘Wi-Fi’ is connected.

3. At the top right corner of the ‘Wi-Fi’ screen, tap the 3-digit settings button to open up the popup menu.MarshmallowNetworkNotification-24. At the popup menu, tap the ‘Advanced’.MarshmallowNetworkNotification-35. At the ‘Advanced Wi-Fi’ screen, see; the ‘Network notification’ is not ‘On’. Tap it to switch ‘On’ the ‘Network notification’MarshmallowNetworkNotification-46. See; the ‘Network notification’ is switched ‘On’.MarshmallowNetworkNotification-5Now, whenever, your Android device will discover the public networks, it will immediately notify you to avail the facility.

That’s all!

Apple iPhone 6 Plus with 5.5-inch screen unveiled – Specs, Pricing and Availability

Apple has unveiled two different iPhones including the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 (See the details about iPhone 6 here) and the iPhone 6 Plus with huge 5.5-inch full-HD retina screen. iPhone 6 Plus is the bigger version of the iPhone 6 which has not only got bigger screen but, it also gets higher resolution making the screen density almost same as its little brother.

iPhone 6 large

iPhone 6 Plus has also got the better camera in terms of image stabilization where optical image stabilization (OIS) is supported by its sensor as compared to the digital image stabilization of the smaller iPhone 6. The camera mega pixels are same as iPhone 6 where 8MP camera is there with bigger pixels and f/2.2 aperture accompanied by dual-LED flash.

iPhone 5S, 6 and 6 Plus thickness

iPhone 6 Plus has also got a bit thick as compared to its little brother where iPhone 6 is 6.9mm thick while the 6PLus is 7.1mm in thickness.

iPhone 6 Plus just like its smaller version has got the ‘ion-strengthened’ glass which will make the screen of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus more durable and scratch resistant.

iPhone 6 Plus has got the same A8 processor which is 25% powerful than its predecessor, the A7. A8 processor has also improved the graphics processing where its GPU is 50% powerful providing

iPhone 6 Plus has the following specifications:

  • 5.5-inch ‘ion-strengthened’ retinal display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • 7.1mm in thickness
  • Apple A8 20nm processor with faster graphics processing capabilities
  • 8MP camera with bigger pixels and dual-LED flash
  • f/2.2 aperture for the lens and optical image stabilization (OIS)
  • Improved auto-focus and panoramic photos upto 46MP and HDR support
  • Video recording support for 1920 x 1080 pixels with upto 60 frames per second
  • Slow motion video recording upto 240 frames per second
  • Improved f/2.2 front facing camera which allows 81% more light inside the lens resulting in better low-light images
  • LTE support for upto 150MB/s speeds
  • 20 LTE bands supported
  • Voice of LTE (VoLTE) also supported by iPhone 6
  • Wi-Fi with 802.11 ac support
  • NFC payments
  • Powered by iOS 8

iPhone 6 Plus will be available in the market starting from September 19, 2014 with the price tag of $299 for 15GB, $399 for 64GB and $499 for 129GB – on contract. Pre-orders for the iPhone 6 Plus will begin on September 12, 2014.

Apple iPhone 6 unveiled with 4.7-inch screen, faster processor and camera – Specs & Pricing

Apple has finally unveiled its next generation iPhones which now come in two different sizes; iPhone  with 4.7-inch one and iPhone 6 Plus with 5.5-inch screen (see the details of iPhone 6 Plus here). Both the iPhones are now more powerful than the previous generation iPhone 5S and they not only have got better hardware but, better camera and screen resolutions as well.

iPhone 6 and 6 PLus

The first thing you would notice with iPhone 6/6 Plus is that there are no cornered edges around instead, the iPhone 6/6 Plus has got curved edges to make it feel comfortable in hands. The power/unlock button has been moved to the left side of the iPhone to make the button easily accessible.

The iPhone 6 comes with a 4.7-inch LCD retinal display with screen density of 326 pixels. The iPhone 6 has got the most powerful processor by Apple, since date. The A8 processor which will not only boost the processing speed of iPhone 6 but, also improve graphics. The A8 chip inside iPhone 6 is 25% faster than the A7 present in iPhone 5S.

The iPhone 6 has also got a 50% times faster graphics processor (GPU). The processor in the iPhone 6 uses 64-bit architecture similar to iPhone 5S.

iPhone 6 has practically got the same resolution 8MP camera but, with bigger pixels which will help make the images more crisp. The lens of the camera has f/2.2 aperture backed by dual-LED flash to make the photos more realistic. The auto focus on the iPhone 6 has also been improved to provide quick focus on pixels

The iPhone 6 has the following specifications:

  • 4.7-inch ‘ion-strengthened’ retinal display with resolution of 1334 x 750 providing 326 PPI screen density
  • 6.9MM in thickness
  • Apple A8 20nm processor with faster graphics processing capabilities
  • 8MP camera with bigger pixels and dual-LED flash
  • f/2.2 aperture for the lens and digital image stabilization
  • Improved auto-focus and panoramic photos upto 46MP and HDR support
  • Video recording support for 1920 x 1080 pixels with upto 60 frames per second
  • Slow motion video recording upto 240 frames per second
  • Improved f/2.2 front facing camera which allows 81% more light inside the lens resulting in better low-light images
  • LTE support for upto 150MB/s speeds
  • 20 LTE bands supported
  • Voice of LTE (VoLTE) also supported by iPhone 6
  • Wi-Fi with 802.11 ac support
  • NFC payments
  • Powered by iOS 8

iPhone 6 will be available for pre-orders from September 12, 2014 whereas it will be available in markets around the world starting September 19, 2014. iPhone 6 with 16GB storage will cost you $199 with a contract whereas, the 64GB and 128GB models will be priced $299 and $399 respectively.