Tag Archives: 7.0

CES 2017: Alcatel A3 XL With Android 7.0 Nougat Launched

At CES 2017, Alcatel has launched a big screen budget smartphone. The Alcatel A3 XL is a 6-inch device that flags off the company’s new ‘A’ series. The pricing will be somewhere around $200 (roughly Rs. 13,600), and availability will vary depending upon region. It is set to be available in Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa and Latin America in ... Read More »

Honor 5C Android 7.0 Nougat Beta Test Programme Started India Users

Chinese tech giant Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has launched a Android 7.0 Nougat beta test programme for its Honor 5C smartphone. The Nougat beta test programme, currently in a preview stage, will let the testers identify bugs in Honor’s own Android Nougat-based customised skin EMUI. The Honor 5C beta test programme is only available in India, rolling out to the testers ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Now Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat-Based OxygenOS 4.0 Update

In November, OnePlus announced that it would roll out the Android Nougat update for OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T users before the year ends. Meeting the deadline by a thin margin, OnePlus CEO Carl Pei on Saturday said the stable release of OxygenOS 4.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat has started to roll out to users. The Android 7.0 Nougat-based ... Read More »

Moto G4, Moto G4 Plus Start Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update in India

Roughly two months after the phased global rollout began, the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus smartphones have started receiving the Android 7.0 Nougat update in India. Notably, the update that’s rolling out in India ships with the November Android Security Patch. Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus users in India should start seeing a notification for the update, which ... Read More »

Honor 8 to Get Android 7.0 Nougat Update in February 2017

It has taken some time but smartphone manufacturers have finally started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat updates for their respective smartphones. Huawei Terminal’s brand Honor has reportedly announced that its Honor 8 smartphone will receive the Nougat update with the company’s EMUI 5.0 interface in February next year. Apart from bringing the Android Nougat features such as split-screen multitasking and ... Read More »

Nexus 6P Users Still Reporting Battery Failure Issue Related to Android 7.0 Nougat

Early last month, some Nexus 6P users reported an issue where their devices were shutting down unexpectedly despite showing some percentage of battery left, after updating to Android 7.0 Nougat. It seems like Google has still not fixed the issue as Nexus 6P users are continuing to complain regarding the issue to the search giant through threads and complaint forums. ... Read More »

Sony Xperia X, Xperia X Compact Now Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Sony had laid out its plans to roll out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to its top-end handsets back in September, and thereafter the Sony Xperia X Performance and Xperia XZ started receiving the update towards the end of November. Sony is now expanding the rollout to more devices, Xperia X, Xperia X Dual, and Xperia X Compact getting the ... Read More »

OnePlus 3T Starts Receiving OxygenOS 3.5.4 Update; OnePlus 3 Gets Android 7.0 Nougat-Based Community Build

OnePlus 3T has started receiving the first OxygenOS update, still based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The Chinese company has confirmed that the OxygenOS 3.5.4 update will be rolled out to users over-the-air (OTA) and will be an incremental update. “The OTA will reach a small percentage of users today, and we’ll begin a broader rollout in a few days,” said ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge May Be Updated to Android 7.1.1 Nougat Directly, Skipping Android 7.0

Last month, Samsung officially rolled out its ‘Galaxy Beta Program’, which allowed users of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge to test Android 7.0 Nougat on their devices. Now, it looks like the South Korean manufacturer might skip the official rollout of Android 7.0 Nougat update and directly bump up the smartphones to Android 7.1.1 Nougat – which was ... Read More »

HTC One M9 Starts Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Soon after Google released the final build of Android 7.0 Nougat, HTC announced that the HTC 10, HTC One M9, and HTC One A9 will receive the update sometime in the fourth quarter. Keeping its promise, HTC has rolled out the latest version of Android to unlocked HTC One M9 users. The company has also announced that carrier variants will ... Read More »