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Sprint HTC U11 Oreo Update Rolling Out Today

01/22/2018, HTC started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the HTC U11 late last year. The company kicked things off by releasing said update for the unlocked handset first. Carrier-locked units normally get the update a couple of months after their unlocked...

Samsung Galaxy S6 Android Oreo Reports May Not Be Accurate

01/16/2018, Samsung launched a beta program for the Galaxy S8’s Android 8.0 Oreo update a couple of months back. The company has released several beta firmware for the handset since then. It’s now expected to release Oreo for all Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+...


Nokia 6 (2018) And Nokia 7 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Released

01/15/2018, Nokia launched a new iteration of the Nokia 6 earlier this month in China. Aptly called the Nokia 6 (2018), the handset came with Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box even though many would have expected it to be running Android 8.0 Oreo. However, the...

HTC 10 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Has Been Pulled

01/15/2018, The other day we reported that HTC had seemingly begun rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the HTC 10. However it seems that the update has since been pulled, where the link to download the RUU is no longer available, and users are now claiming...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Oreo Update Could Be Released By End Of January

01/15/2018, As Galaxy S8 and S8+ users are probably aware of by now, the Android 8.0 Oreo update is currently in beta testing, with the previous release being beta 5 which suggests that the update is coming along rather nicely. However Samsung has yet to officially...

Android 8.0 Oreo Rolling Out To The HTC 10

01/12/2018, Last year November, HTC began rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update to the HTC U11, which if you recall is part of HTC’s promise where they stated that handsets like the HTC U11, HTC U Ultra, and 2016’s HTC 10 will receive the Oreo update. The good...

Galaxy S8 Dolby Atmos Feature Not Included In Oreo Update

01/08/2018, A purported stable build of Android 8.0 for the Galaxy S8+ surfaced online recently. Those who installed it found that it came with a feature that we’ve not seen before on Samsung’s smartphones. It introduced the Dolby Atmos feature and added...

Huawei Launches Android 8.0 Oreo Beta For P10 And P10 Plus

01/07/2018, Huawei is one of the manufacturers that has launched Android 8.0 Oreo beta program for some of its devices. The company is now rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo beta firmware to the P10 and P10 Plus. It has previously released the beta for devices like the...

Leaked Oreo Build For Galaxy S8 Reveals Dolby Atmos Feature

01/05/2018, If you’re someone who’s particularly fussy or concerned about the sound quality on their smartphones, there are several options out there, such as buying an external DAC or amplifier. Of course those can be pricey, but the good news is that Samsung...

LG G6 Android 8.0 Oreo Release Expected In February

01/01/2018, The LG G6 is yet to receive its Android 8.0 Oreo update. LG has been working on it and the company recently released a beta firmware for this handset in China. It hasn’t confirmed, though, when the public release is going to take place. According to...

Nokia 2 Android 8.1 Update With Android Go Enhancements Confirmed

01/01/2018, HMD Global confirmed last year that all Android-powered Nokia smartphones will be upgraded to Android Oreo. It didn’t confirm whether the Nokia 2 would receive the update when the handset came out and many assumed that this device may not be on that...