Tag: Oreo

Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus Android 8.1 Oreo Update Now Rolling Out in India, Some Users Report

Days after its formal announcement, the Android 8.1 Oreo update for the Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus is now rolling out in India, according to users. The new update brings the key features of Android 8.1 Oreo, including the all-new Settings menu, Picture-in-Picture (PiP) mode, and text autofill among others. The update also brings […]

Nokia 3.1 Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update, With September Security Patch: Reports

HMD Global launched the Nokia 3.1 smartphone in July, and it was one of the few smartphones to run on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. However, the company is looking to rectify that, as users are now reporting receiving the Android 8.1 Oreo update. This update is apparently being rolled out to Nokia […]

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Starts Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update: Report

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime has reportedly started receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update. The mobile software market saw the release of the final build of Android Pie last month, but availability is currently limited to only Google’s Pixel range of smartphones and tablets, as well as the Essential Phone. While partnered OEMs have announced the […]

Honor 8 Users Reportedly Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update in India

In an interesting turn of events, the Honor 8 has reportedly started receiving the latest EMUI 8.0 that brings the much-awaited Android 8.0 Oreo software to the 2016 Honor-branded flagship. This comes months after the company had sort of confirmed that Honor 8 users in India would never be able to get a taste of […]

Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus Start Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update

Lenovo launched the Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus in India early last year, and at that time, they were running on Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. Now, the two phones are finally receiving the long overdue Android 8.1 Oreo update, and the first ones to receive it are users in India, Brazil, and Mexico. As […]

Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt Starts Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update: Report

Google has already announced Android 9 Pie, and partnered OEMs have also announced the rollout of the latest Android version for their devices, Samsung is still struggling to roll out Android Oreo for many of its phones. Just a while ago, we reported that the Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) will get Android Oreo update by […]

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) to Now Listed to Receive Android Oreo Update in December

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016), which was originally launched with Android 6.0 Marshmallow in March 2016 and received Android Nougat in August last year, is now set to receive Android 8.0 Oreo in December. Last month, the Samsung Members app showed that the Galaxy J7 (2016) is among the devices that are receiving last year’s Android […]

LG G5 Starts Receiving Its Long-Due Android 8.0 Oreo Update: Reports

LG G5, a former flagship smartphone for the South Korean company, has now started receiving its Android 8.0 Oreo update. LG notably launched the G5 as its flagship back in February 2016 with Optimus UI 5.0 based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. In November that year, the handset received an update to Android 7.0 Nougat. The […]

Android Pie Running on Less Than 0.1 Percent Android Phones, Android Oreo Share Up to 14.6 Percent

The mobile software market saw the release of the final build of Android P or Android Pie earlier this month, but availability is currently limited to only Google’s Pixel range of smartphones and tablets, as well as the Essential Phone. The Android distribution dashboard from Google has been updated and the numbers for August 2018 […]

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) Android 8.1 Oreo Update Starts Rolling Out: Report

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) is the latest smartphone in the South Korean giant’s portfolio that is receiving the Android 8.1 Oreo update. To recall, the Galaxy J5 (2017) was launched back in 2017 alongside the Galaxy J3 (2017) and Galaxy J7 (2017), and it arrived with Android 7.0 Marshmallow, which was the popular Android version […]