Android Nougat Update For LG, Huawei, Sony, And OnePlus
The Android Nougat is already slowly getting to people's smartphones. As of recently, a bunch of Android mobile phones have been reported to start getting the Nougat roll out. This should mean that the latest Android update will already spontaneously get to more smartphone models over the coming months.
Android Nougat For LG G5
LG G5 devices is already continuously getting the Nougat update. The rollout may have started in South Korea but now it has also hit units under T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon and US Cellular. The LG G5 Nougat download is 1.6 GB in size, GSM Arena reported.
Android Nougat For Huawei
Huawei has already unveiled which of its phones will be getting the Nougat update. However, the update rollout isn't expected to start until Q1 next year. Among the included Huawei units are the Huawei P9, Mate 8, P9 Plus, P9 lite, Nova Plus and Nova.
Android Nougat For Sony Xperia XZ
It was also said that the Sony Xperia XZ has also started receiving the Nougat update. However, not every country has been part of the initial rollout. Among the first wave receivers of the update are Australia, Turkey, Netherlands, and Russia.
Android Nougat For OnePlus 3
The Nougat update comes to the flagship killer device through the OxygenOS Open Beta 8. OnePlus has made the update available through that link. However, it is worth noting that if you have been using the beta update for the OnePlus 3, you will no longer receive the OTA update for your phone, so manual installation might be necessary.
So far, these are some of the latest news in the rollout of Android Nougat. Based on previous Android update distributions, expect that the latest flagship devices are bound to get the update first and the remainder of eligible mobile phones will just follow. There's a good chance that older smartphones can get its Nougat update as late as late next year. Nevertheless, it's important to wait for official announcements from smartphone companies for clearer expectations.
OnePlus 2 Will Not Get The Android Nougat Update
The refusal to Android Nougat update comes after promises of 24 months of update support in the past and an outright assertion from the tech company last year that the OnePlus 2 smartphone would get Android N.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 To Feature 4K Display, Will Launch Sooner Than Expected
Samsung wouldn’t want to rush things this time. If the Korean tech giant sticks to its traditional Galaxy Note launch schedule, we can expect for Samsung to unveil the Galaxy Note 8 in August of this year.
Android Nougat Beta Ends; Android O Coming Soon
Google has announced that Android Nougat Beta Program is complete and that a Beta for the next version of the operating system will be released soon. Could this be the Android Oreo or most commonly known as Android O?
Get Ready With Android's Best New Feature
As of now, Instant Apps are available on selected devices. However, XDA Developers have discovered some language in the new Google Play Store APK indicating that the Instant Apps feature will likely go wide shortly.
Nokia 9 vs OnePlus 5: Comparison Between Upcoming Android Smartphones
The Nokia 9 is expected to sport a 5.5-inch QHD OLED display with a 1,440x2,560 resolution and run an Android 7.1.2. The OnePlus 5 is expected to sport a 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED display with 2,560x1,440 pixels and run Android Nougat.
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