What’s the deal with the Android distribution report and Pie?
So, Android Pie has been around for a bit more than a month now and it hasn’t been logged into the latest distribution report.
No Android Oreo love for Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 (2017) until September, at least in Turkey
Samsung’s low to mid-end Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 phones from last year are only expected to receive official Android Oreo updates in late September in Turkey.
Official Android Oreo updates start rolling out for Huawei Mate 10 Lite and P10 Lite
Massive software updates combining Android 8.0 Oreo enhancements and EMUI 8.0 optimizations are on their way to the Huawei Mate 10 Lite and P10 Lite.
BlackBerry KEYone set to receive Oreo update this week, at least in Canada
June 28 is when Canada’s top wireless service provider expects to start rolling Android 8.0 Oreo out to the BlackBerry KEYone. Yes, this Thursday.
Unlike Verizon, AT&T is genuinely rolling out Oreo updates for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
AT&T seems to have quietly started the official Android 8.0 Oreo rollout for Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, actually beating Verizon to the punch.
No more missteps allowed: Verizon readies Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Oreo updates again
Verizon’s support webpages are again hinting at imminent Android 8.0 updates for Big Red-locked Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge variants. This time, it’s happening.
Finally, Oreo goodies expand to US unlocked and AT&T versions of the LG G6
After Verizon and Sprint, AT&T is now officially rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo for the LG G6, with the phone’s US unlocked variant also brought up to date.
Verizon’s costly Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 scores tardy but welcome Oreo update
As one of the best Android tablets on the market, the 9.7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 should have received its Oreo serving a long time ago. But better late than never must be what Verizon subscribers are thinking right about now.
LG V35 ThinQ hands-on
The LG v35 ThinQ for AT&T was just announced. Check out our quick hands-on look at this new LG flagship phone that’s comparable to the LG G7.
LG G6 review
Sprint follows Verizon’s suit in updating the LG G6 to Android 8.0 Oreo
Roughly a month after the LG G6 started receiving Oreo goodies in Korea, Sprint follows Verizon with the “Now Network’s” own over-the-air Android 8.0 promotion.
Even the affordable Huawei Mate SE is officially getting updated to Android 8.0 Oreo
Since it’s practically identical to the Honor 7X, it makes perfect sense for the low-cost, mid-range Huawei Mate SE to follow its “cousin’s” suit with an Oreo update.
LG G7 ThinQ brings more noise, more screen, more AI
The speakers sound like a Boombox, the screen is actually a Super Bright Display and the AI CAM is more intelligent than ever before. LG officially makes the hard sell to consumers on the LG G7 ThinQ.
LG G6 is finally ready to get Oreo update… in Korea, V20 and G5 to follow suit… someday
The official Android 8.0 Oreo rollout for the 2017-released LG G6 flagship phone will begin in just a few days in Korea, while the V20 and G5 continue to wait.
Verizon says Android Oreo updates are underway for Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
To our knowledge, Samsung hasn’t begun the Oreo rollout for 2016’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge anywhere in the world, yet Verizon is claiming its updates are underway.
ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 pops up in Indonesia prior to launch
It will launch in that country and India, apparently, on April 23 and might just be a ZenFone 5 in disguise. But it’s got an amazing battery.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is company’s first mid-range phone updated to Android 8.0 Oreo
Only confirmed to be rolling out in Russia for the time being, the official Android 8.0 Oreo update is likely to make its way around the world soon to Samsung’s mid-range Galaxy A5 (2017).
For Rogers customers, Huawei P10 Plus gets Android Oreo
It’s been a month since the P10 officially notched its Android 8.0 update and it’s only just starting to make its way to North America.
Verizon HTC 10 updated (miserably) to Android Oreo
The miserable part of this update is that the Google security patch on this big OS upgrade is from three months ago. January.
No Android Oreo for Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge after all, and no more security updates either
Not only will Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge stay on Nougat for all eternity after all, but the two spring 2015 flagships have had their security updates terminated as well.
ASUS ZenFone 3 Laser and Zoom will see Android Oreo before July
A couple of old ZenFones still need to hold off for quite a time before they get their Android Oreo software updates. Is it just Oreo being Oreo?
Android Oreo hits AT&T Galaxy S8, not apparently S8+
Android 8.0 has made it to the other carriers’ Galaxy S8 and S8+ units, but up until today, not AT&T’s. But at least it has beat out unlocked distribution.
Android Oreo is ‘coming in March’ to LG V30, G6 and Huawei P10 Plus, at least on one Canadian carrier
If the LG V30, G6 and Huawei P10 Plus can finally get official, stable Android 8.0 Oreo updates on Canada’s Fido network this month, you have to presume global rollouts are right around the corner.
Archos Citee Connect scooter has Android-powered navigation
Who knew this French tech manufacturer makes electric scooters, too? Also, how hasn’t any other scootermaker thought to integrate Android into one?
Sony admits night mode won’t be on its phones with Android Oreo
Giving its users all the blue light they need before bed, Sony has decided to stop including its short-lived blue light reduction feature at night.
Nokia 7 Plus gets revealed in presentation slides
The big partner to the current Nokia 7 is still waiting in the wings, but we’re getting closer to a feel for the uptown mid-ranger.