Oreo gains modest 1.1 percent share in Android distribution numbers for May
The latest Android distribution chart looks just as bad as the one from last month, with Nougat in the lead, Marshmallow in second place, and Oreo at only 5.7 percent.
Xiaomi Mi A1 shows developers some love with long overdue kernel release
For an Android One smartphone, it sure took the Xiaomi Mi A1 a painfully long time to publicly distribute original kernel source code.
Huawei Honor 7X Review: all the things for $200
The Honor 7X aims to be the best budget-friendly $200 phone of 2018. How does it stack up? Check out our Huawei Honor 7X review to find out!
Latest Android distribution scores register timid Oreo debut, decent Nougat progress
The newest Android distribution chart is the first to include 8.0 Oreo, at just 0.2 percent share, with Nougat gaining 2 percent over the past 30 days.
Nougat gains another 2 percent in September’s Android distribution numbers, finally beating KitKat
With Oreo not in yet, Nougat continues to trail Marshmallow and Lollipop’s Android distribution scores, at least making the podium for the first time.
Nougat breaks double-digit barrier in July Android distribution chart, almost one year after launch
There’s little to be happy about in Google’s latest Android distribution report. Nougat has crossed the 10-percent milestone, but it still trails KitKat.
As promised, Nougat starts rolling out to the Moto G4 Play, but surprise, it’s build 7.1.1
Just like Sony, Lenovo seems to be tying up loose Nougat ends before starting work on Android O, with a 7.1.1 update delivered to the Moto G4 Play.
T-Mobile ‘approves’ Nougat update for Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, rolling out ‘this week’
The last of the “big four” US carriers to bring Samsung’s old but gold Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge up to date will do so by the end of this week.
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.
LG G6 review
LG G6 Review: Versatility at its finest
Learn more about our final impressions in the LG G6 review, probably one of our favorite smartphones of early 2017, and one you should highly consider
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.
Worrying number of Nexus 6 owners are encouraged to ‘update’ from Android 7.1.1 to 7.0
There’s apparently no end in sight for nagging software issues on Google’s original Nexus 6, now plagued by a bug switching Android 7.1.1 with 7.0.
Finally, Nougat sees major surge in March Android distribution numbers
2.8 percent is still a small piece of the pie for 7.0 and 7.1 Nougat, but at least it’s much bigger than 1.2 percent in previous Android distribution data.
AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy S7 Active follows regular and Edge variants on Nougat bandwagon
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active on AT&T is technically the last US carrier-locked S7 version to get an official OTA Android 7.0 Nougat update.
Galaxy S7
Get a cheap GSM unlocked Galaxy S7 from eBay today, and look for Nougat updates on Verizon
A top-rated eBay seller lets you buy an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S7 for a little over $380 today only, and Verizon finally starts rolling out Nougat.
The Google Assistant is officially coming to many non-Pixel Nougat and Marshmallow phones
Forget Pixels or the LG G6. “Hundreds of millions” of Android users should enjoy Google Assistant support soon on Marshmallow and Nougat phones.
Android Nougat rollout for 2015 Moto X trio is inexplicably pushed back several months
Not only is the Moto Z Play again slated for a Nougat update in March, but the previous-generation Moto X Style, Force and Play have to wait until May now.
Honor 6X
Huawei clarifies pledge to update Honor 6X to Android Nougat [UPDATE]
Don’t expect Huawei to follow a hard timeline for when it will update the Honor 6X to Android Nougat. We’re learning this one the hard way.
T-Mobile offers free year of Netflix with Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge while testing Nougat
The T-Mobile deals just keep coming, with Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge buyers now given complimentary Netflix subscriptions for a limited time.
Unlocked Moto Z finally getting Nougat next month, Moto Z Play in March
Motorola still won’t commit to a precise Android Nougat release timeline for the US unlocked Moto Z, but it’s not going to be long now.
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.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Nougat beta program is finally ending today, official update coming in January
It’s taken a little longer than expected, but with the beta program wrapped up, the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge should receive official Nougat very soon.
Sony steals the spotlight with Nougat updates for Xperia X and Xperia X Compact
Android 7.0 Nougat is already officially making its way to Sony’s third and fourth smartphones, namely the Xperia X and X Compact.
Huawei Mate 9
Huawei Mate 9 Review: It’s Big. It’s Bold. It’s Good.
Following its first major software update, does this big phone satisfy phablet fans? Here’s our full long-term Huawei Mate 9 Review!