Tag Archives: Nougat

LG G5 on T-Mobile starts getting Nougat update

Nearly a week after Sprint’s LG G5 started getting it, T-Mobile has also started rolling out the Nougat update to LG G5 units on its network. Weighing in at 1272.9MB, the update brings along Android version 7.0, as well as security updates and other improvements. As is usually the case with OTA roll outs, it may take some time for ... Read More »

Android 7.1.1 Nougat will likely hit Nexus devices on December 6

Amid the ongoing Nougat update frenzy in the smartphone realm, it appears Nexus owners will, once again, be blessed with bragging rights for running the latest and greatest Android version. This is all thanks to Google and the decision to thankfully continue supporting the Nexus line with bleeding-edge AOSP builds, even after the company threw its glove into the smartphone ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 8 Nougat update leaks ahead of release

The Huawei Mate 9 was announced a couple of weeks ago and launches straight on Android 7.0 Nougat. With that in mind, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that a Nougat update is coming to last year’s model – the Mate 8. Already available to download from Huawei servers, the update has not yet been rolled out officially. It’s a ... Read More »

OnePlus 3 Android Nougat beta update out this month, final release hits by the end of the year

Yesterday ZTE finally told us when to expect an Android 7.0 Nougat update to hit its Axon 7smartphone, and today it’s time for OnePlus to come clean regarding its latest flagship, the OnePlus 3. A beta build of Nougat for the handset will become available this month, apparently, with the final release being rolled out by the end of the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Nougat beta is now live in Korea

Word of Android Nougat on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge has been circulating for some time now. Last we heard, the Korean giant was gearing up for a field test in the UK, but that was later scrapped. However, it’s not all bad news, as a beta was indeed launched today, only in the OEMs home market. The ... Read More »

These are the new Emoji in the Android Nougat 7.1 update

The world of emojis on Android 7.1 is even more diverse, as Google is fully embracing the options available in the Unicode 9 update. There are a number of different male and female professions, which may add a little spark next time you want to tell someone what it is you do for a living. Examples include artist, astronaut, judge, ... Read More »

Nougat update starts hitting Nexus 9 LTE

If you recall, last month, Google said that the Nexus 6 and LTE Nexus 9 will get Android 7.0 in a few weeks. Inline with that, the Nexus 6 started receiving the update earlier this week. The good news is that now the HTC-manufactured tablet has also officially started getting Nougat. The update bumps the build number to NRD90R, and ... Read More »

Motorola posts full list of phones that will get Android 7.0 Nougat update

After confirming Android 7.0 for a few of its devices last month, Motorola has now posted the full list of its smartphones that the company says will get the Nougat update. The list includes the 4th Gen Moto G, G Plus and G Play, as well as Moto X Pure Edition (3rd Gen), Moto X Style, Moto X Play, Moto ... Read More »

Android 7.0 Nougat update for OnePlus 3 in works; OnePlus X Marshmallow update coming next week

OnePlus has revealed that they are “actively working” on Android 7.0 Nougat update for the OnePlus 3. The revelation was made by company executives who did an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session over on Reddit. They, however, didn’t share an exact timeline for the roll-out of the update. The Chinese company made another important revelation during the session – the ... Read More »

Presentation slide leaks Sony’s Nougat update roadmap

While Sony has already published a list of devices that it says will be updated to Android Nougat, there has been no information on when the update will start arriving. That was, however, until now, as Sony Slovakia – during a presentation – has leaked the company’s Nougat update roadmap. The slide in question reveals that the Sony Xperia X ... Read More »