In this article we are going to check out smartphones that will receive Android O (Oreo) update which was recently launched by google prior to the Android 7.0 Nougat.
Google’s main aim here is to make this new OS updates supersede the Nougat version (7.0). Starting from August this year Android O will be fully released via OTA for some androids devices
Well you might hope that your device falls into categories of android phones to receive the new update released by google.
This new update will feature a lot of important updates especially ones you don’t want to miss out from.
But we would like to congratulate Pixel users because they would be first to receive it in fact they now happen to be the new sect of Android devices that is completely owned by google.
Just as Android 7.0 Nougat was released last year and was initially rolled out to android users virtually, few android phones will receive Android 8.0
However below are category of android phones that will receive google latest OS update;
Android Phones That Will Get Android O Update
Google Pixel, Pixel XL — You can’t expect this device to be left out because it is Google’s own devices, and both pixels will be receiving the updates once released.
Nokia : We got a promise from HMD that Nokia 3, 5 & 6 will definitely receive Android O but there are specified time for it
LG V30, LG G6, LG V20 and LG G5:this version of LG may likely get Android 0 early 2018.
Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X — This device happens to be Google’s former flagship phones and will begin to receive Android O after Pixels, but might not be running it well.
You cannot leave out these smartphones;
- Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+: though not sure yet, but will like receive Android OTA update in February 2018\
- S7 & S7 Edge:March to April 2018
- Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+: Spring time of 2018
- Galaxy Note 8: May come with Android 0 out of box.
We do not have any info concerning other smartphone brands like Infinix,Tecno Gionee whether they will be receiving Android O or not, however we all just have to be patient till it is released.