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DROID MAXX 2 finally gets Android Nougat after 21 months on Marshmallow
The phone came out in late 2015. The Nougat update was in August of 2016. And in February of 2018, the phone gets Nougat with a security patch from December of 2017.
No Android Nougat love for BlackBerry Priv, slim hope for DTEK50 and 60 as well
Before TCL took over BlackBerry smartphone production and marketing, the BlackBerry Priv was released running Android Lollipop and will stay on Marshmallow.
Frank. is a phone. That will head to Indiegogo. On September 5th. For $180.
This company likes to use periods in its branding. It also calls the phone it’s trying to sell the “mediocre chinese food you’ve been craving all week.”
Lenovo has no Android Nougat upgrade planned for Tango-enabled Phab 2 Pro
We’ve seen proof of lousy software support before, but Lenovo takes things to the next level by leaving the Phab 2 Pro on Marshmallow for good.
Ancient, controversial LG G4 begins receiving Android 7.0 Nougat in Korea
LG G4 users unaffected by the bootloop epidemic should be delighted to see the official Android 7.0 Nougat update kicked off in the OEM’s homeland.
Asus ZenFone 3 Max 5.2 gets Android 7.0 Nougat update, ZenFone 3 Zoom and Laser score 7.1
Android Nougat updates are finally spreading to more members of last year’s Asus ZenFone 3 family, including the Max 5.2 and Zoom.
Sony Xperia XA Ultra finally gets Android Nougat
10 months after Android Nougat came out of the gate and we finally get this update on an impressive mid-range Sony phone from last year.
Latin America gets Android 7.0 Nougat ball rolling for Moto X Force
The official Android 7.0 Nougat update for the “shatterproof”, international Moto X Force is a few months late, but it’s still more than welcomed.
Jelly, the world’s smallest LTE and Nougat smartphone, reaches Kickstarter goal in under an hour
Who knew there would be so much customer interest surrounding the world’s smallest LTE smartphone, dubbed Jelly, and funded on Kickstarter in minutes?
Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime starts at $69 on MetroPCS, $75 at T-Mobile with Android 7.0
It doesn’t look very “premium”, and it’s certainly no powerhouse, but the Nougat-powered Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime is still a T-Mo and Metro bargain.
Cricket Wireless expected to grab ZTE Blade X Max
ZTE may have a trifecta of decent prepaid phones out this spring. Boost Mobile and US Cellular are on board, but will Cricket join in?
Unofficially, Samsung’s Bixby assistant can be made to (partially) work on older Galaxy phones
Technically, Samsung’s Bixby assistant only works with the as-yet unreleased Galaxy S8 at the moment. But it’s pretty easy to get it on the S7 too.
Even the age-old Sony Xperia Z3+ receives over-the-air Android 7.0 Nougat
As unbelievable as it may sound, the official Android 7.0 Nougat rollout has also reportedly started for Sony’s Xperia Z3 Plus.
LG V20 gets official bootloader unlock support ‘for the US open market’
The “US open market” LG V20 smartphone joins select European versions of the V10, G5 and G4 on the OEM’s official bootloader unlock program.
Of course the HTC HD2 would get Android Nougat, silly!
A seven-year-old Windows Mobile phone has been hacked to run the seventh version of Android. How sweet the victory and how humorous the irony.
Qualcomm will reportedly not support Nougat on Snapdragon 800/801 Androids
It may not have been Sony’s decision to drop software support for the Xperia Z3, as all Snapdragon 800 and 801 phones could miss out on Nougat.
Canada’s Telus lists date for Android Nougat release
The carrier will be pushing out the Android 7.0 update to Nexus 5X and 6P devices starting on August 22. What about the Nexus 6 and 9?