Hello, here’s an detailed post regarding when or will your Smartphone will get the awaited Android N (7.1/7.1.1) Update. Unlike previous update of Android OS Nougut was first released to developers with Preview BETA programme like “Windows Insider”for public. Which means an early access to new updates of the operating system.
Google actually started release of Android 7.0 Nougut to targeted Nexus Devices on 22 August 2016. But, change came when Google launched its Pixel Smartphone running Android 7.1 Nougut on 4 October 2016. Google earlier confirmed that supported smartphones are likely to start getting update from 5 December 2016. Google have also confirmed that they are working with many OEM’s to make update available for more consumers.
Now many device manufacturers are ready or supposed or are already releasing the update for its consumers. Given below is detailed information about the update release.
Google Smartphones are always the first to get new updates on time. These are supported devices : Nexus 6, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, Nexus 9, Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Nexus Player, Pixel C, General Mobile 4G (Android One).
Samsung the Android OEM leader worldwide is also very egger to update it’s phone ecosystem with Android N. Here’s list of devices : Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 , Galaxy S6 Edge.
3. Motorola (MOTO)
Motorola also can’t wait more to update it’s devices to latest OS updates specially it’s Android Stock UI. Official confirmation for updates for these smartphones : Moto G (4th Gen), Moto G Plus (4th Gen), Moto G Play (4th Gen), Moto X Pure Edition (3rd Gen), Moto X Style, Moto X Play, Moto X Force, Droid Turbo 2, Droid Maxx 2, Moto Z, Moto Z DroidMoto Z Force Droid, Moto Z Play, Moto Z Play Droid, Nexus 6.
Here’s the confirmed updates for these smartphones from Sony : Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4 Tablet, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, Xperia Z5 Premium, Xperia X, Xperia XA, Xperia XA Ultra, Xperia X Compact, Xperia X Performance .
Major HTC smartphones to receive confirmed updates are : HTC 10, HTC One A9, HTC One M9, HTC 10 Evo, HTC Bolt.
Cheap devices smartphone manufacture Xaiomi doesn’t want to be outdated from the tech race. Hence doing major changes in MIUI 9 (leaks) . However company hasn’t officially announced devices to get the update but according to other sources supported phones likely to get update : Mi Note, Mi Max, Mi 4C, Mi 4s . However . XiaomiAdvices reported that there might be more handsets eligible after the said devices, such as Redmi Note 3, Redmi 2 Prime, Mi4i and Mi Pad.
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