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OnePlus 5 Oreo Beta Update Release Due Soon

10/16/2017, OnePlus has been testing Android 8.0 Oreo beta firmware for its handsets but it’s yet to confirm precisely when the major Android update will be released publicly for compatible smartphones. OnePlus CEO Carl Pei was recently asked on Twitter when...

Android 8.0 Oreo Beta For OnePlus 3 And 3T Available Now

10/15/2017, Google launched Android 8.0 Oreo a couple of months ago but there aren’t a lot of handsets out there that have received this update. OEMs will take a few months to get the update ready for some of their handsets and the update will then be released....

Android 8.0 Oreo Accounts For 0.2% Of Android Distribution

10/03/2017, The latest Android distribution figures are in and despite having been released a couple of months ago, it seems that Android 8.0 Oreo only accounts for 0.2% of distribution on all Android devices. Interestingly enough it seems that the previous version,...

Nokia Android Smartphones To Get Oreo Update By End Of 2017

10/02/2017, For Android users, having to wait for your OEM to push out an Android update can be a rather painful process since there is usually no fixed schedule. For example just because one company releases their update next week doesn’t mean that you will get...

Samsung Pay App Gets Android 8.0 Oreo Support

10/01/2017, It was reported recently that Samsung might be preparing a beta program for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ which will enable select users to try out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for these flagship smartphones. It appears that the beta firmware for these...

Some Users Reporting Android 8.0 Settings App Keeps Crashing

09/27/2017, It has been a while since the Android 8.0 Oreo update has started to make its way onto various Android handsets, but it looks like there are still quite a bit of issues with the update. In a recent tweet by Android Police’s Artem Russakovskii, it seems...

Huawei Mate 9 Oreo Update Release Possible Soon

09/24/2017, Google released Android 8.0 Oreo a couple of months back but it’s yet to make its way to a majority of Android-powered devices. That’s because Google’s hardware partners normally need a few months to tune the update for their devices...

Galaxy S8 Oreo Beta Program Possibly Being Prepared

09/20/2017, Google released Android 8.0 Oreo not too long ago. However, it’s going to be a while before third-party devices get it. It was reported recently that Samsung has started development on the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. If...

Motorola Says Moto G4 Plus Will Receive Android 8.0 Oreo Update

09/18/2017, Last year when the Moto G4 Plus was announced, one of the ways that Motorola advertised the handset was that it would be eligible to receive the Android 8.0 Oreo update. However when Motorola announced the list of handsets that would receive the update,...

Nokia 8 Oreo Update Being Tested

09/18/2017, HMD Global released the Nokia 8 with Android 7.1.1 Nougat last month. It’s no secret that the handset is compatible with Android 8.0 Oreo and will receive the update in the future. It may arrive sooner rather than later. It has been confirmed that...