Nokia 8 users can test-drive Android Oreo, public betas also coming to Nokia 3, 5 and 6

A public Android 8.0 Oreo beta has arrived for the Nokia 8 ahead of the phone’s official OS update. The 3, 5 and 6 will follow soon.

Next minor Android Wear update gets first and only beta release for LG Watch Sport

Based on Oreo software, Google’s upcoming Android Wear update can be officially beta tested by LG Watch Sport users only.

iOS 11 developer beta 6 and public beta 5 already out to quash even more bugs

Apple is moving one step closer to getting everything about iOS 11 just right ahead of its official release sometime in September, with new betas.

iOS 11 public beta 4 rolls out shortly after the platform’s developer beta 5

Apple Beta Software Program participants, rejoice – your fourth iOS 11 public beta, coinciding with the platform’s fifth developer beta, is here.

Apple lifts the curtain on iOS 11 developer beta 5 with increased focus on stability

With the fifth beta preview released for licensed developers, Apple’s iOS 11 moves one step closer to a public rollout next month.

Huawei isn’t ready to roll out Nougat for Honor 6X, but at least it’s recruiting US beta testers

Before it can officially deliver Android 7.0 Nougat to the Honor 6X, Huawei wants your beta feedback, at least stateside.

Samsung seemingly starts accepting Nougat beta registrations for UK Galaxy S7 Edge

Samsung could be mere weeks away from officially updating the Galaxy S7 Edge to Nougat after sending UK users beta test invitations.

Moto G4 Plus could be company’s first smartphone on Nougat, with soak test underway in Brazil

Motorola guns for bragging rights over rivals working on Android Nougat updates, but the Moto G4 Plus, not the Z, is the one soak-tested.