ZenFone Live

The ASUS ZenFone Live (L1) is a cheap Android Go-phone, available at Best Buy

At $110, the ASUS ZenFone Live (L1) is a steal. It’s a new Android Go-phone available today at Best Buy. Check out its features and specs.

You can probably expect Oreo to roll out for the LG V20 in August in North America

One Canadian carrier “expects” to start the official Android 8.0 Oreo rollout for the LG V20 next month, which probably means others will do the same.

T-Mobile is on a roll, rolling out Oreos and security patches to five Android phones

T-Mobile is the last of the big four carriers to update the Galaxy S7, S7 Edge and LG G6 to Oreo, also sending security patches to the Note 5 and S8 Active.

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.

Asus ZenFone 3 with Oreo, 4GB RAM and 64GB storage available for killer $149 price

The 5.5-inch Asus ZenFone 3 ZE552KL is two years old, but at a discounted price of $149, it’s still pretty tempting, with Oreo and 4GB RAM.

Third time’s the charm: Verizon begins Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Oreo updates at last

While Verizon fumbled the ball, AT&T became the first US carrier to update the Galaxy S7 duo to Android Oreo. And now Big Red is finally following suit.

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.

Motorola Z3 Play Hands-on

The Moto Z3 Play was just announced. Read on to see our quick initial hands-on and first impressions, as well as our hands-on gallery, specs, and more.

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.

Alcatel 1X with Android Oreo (Go edition) and 2:1 screen goes on sale in the US at $100

Officially priced at $99.99, the entry-level Alcatel 1X combines Google’s Android Oreo (Go edition) software optimizations with a trendy screen and generous 16GB internal storage.
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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.

Finally, Android 8.0 Oreo is officially rolling out to the US unlocked Moto Z

Updated with Android 8.0 Oreo in Brazil a full two months back, 2016’s Moto Z is getting the same treatment at long last in its US unlocked variant.

Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom and another Deluxe variant start receiving Oreo updates

The mid-range Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom and (once) high-end ZenFone 3 Deluxe ZS570KL are the Taiwanese company’s latest mobile devices treated to official Android Oreo makeovers.

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.

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.

You can now register to beta-test Android Oreo on seven Huawei phones… in China

The Huawei Mate 8, P9, P9 Plus, Honor 8, V8, Note 8 and 6X are all set to receive stable Android Oreo updates in China soon after a few rounds of public beta tests.

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) follows A5 (2017) and A3 (2017) on the Oreo bandwagon

Like the Galaxy A5 (2017) and A3 (2017) before it, the 5.7-inch Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) kicks off a limited Android 8.0 Oreo rollout in just one global market.

Oreo is not rolling out to the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge yet, and it may not come until mid-May

As suspected, Verizon’s Oreo update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge turned out to be a false alarm, and the actual rollouts may not happen anywhere in the world for at least a few more weeks.

Oreo more than quadruples its share in Google’s latest Android distribution report

Google forgot to revise the Android distribution chart last month, now reporting some massive growth for Oreo compared to February numbers.

Galaxy S8 and S8+ Oreo updates are rapidly spreading across US and Canadian carriers

Verizon may have technically been the first US carrier to bring Oreo updates to its Galaxy S8 and S8+, but T-Mobile and Sprint quickly followed suit.

Samsung finally starts sending Oreo update to Galaxy Note 8… in France

Today’s the day the Galaxy S9 is launching around the world, the S8 and S8+ are getting Oreo updates on Verizon, and the international Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 rollout is underway.

Huawei P10 and P10 Plus start receiving official Android 8.0 Oreo updates

The spring 2017-released Huawei P10 and P10 Plus smartphones are being updated with Android 8.0 Oreo mere weeks before the P20 family is slated to see daylight.

Google Assistant in Hindi is rolling out to Android phones running Marshmallow and above

It’s now easy and natural to get things done for native Hindi speakers on Android phones running Marshmallow, Nougat or Oreo without using their hands, thanks to Google Assistant.