Tag Archives: Update

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge Users in India Receiving December Security Update

 Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are receiving December security updates. The update is being rolled out in India as well. The size of the update varies depending upon your current version and it brings the Android December security update as well as other stability improvements and bug fixes. The Samsung Galaxy S7 is receiving software version G930XXU1BPL2 while the ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Note, Mi Max, Mi 4c, Mi 4s, Others to Receive Android Nougat Update

Xiaomi officials have confirmed that the Android Nougat update is coming for its smartphones. The Xiaomi Mi 4c, Xiaomi Mi 4S, and Xiaomi Mi Note will be among the first to receive the update followed by the Xiaomi Mi Note 2, Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus and Xiaomi Mi Max. The company confirmed the update through Weibo. The company says 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 »

Moto M to Get Android Nougat Update Soon, Company Confirms

Motorola has confirmed via a tweet that the Moto M, which was launched in India on Tuesday, will receive the Android Nougat update soon. To recap, the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow-based Moto M was launched in India starting at Rs. 15,999. The smartphone is Motorola’s first all-metal offering. The device sports a 5.5-inch IPS display with 2.5D curved glass and full-HD ... Read More »

Moto X Play Running Android 7.1.1 Nougat Spotted on Benchmark Site; Tips Upcoming Update

Lenovo’s Moto brand back in October revealed a list of devices that would receive Android 7.0 Nougat update. The company confirmed that the Moto Z lineup and the Moto G4would be the first ones to receive the latest Android 7.0 Nougat update. Motorola’s Moto X Play was also promised to receive Android 7.0 though if a new leak is to ... 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 »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL Receive 4G VoLTE Support With Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update

Google on Monday released the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for Nexus and Pixel devices, and the update has begun rolling out across the world. A Gadgets 360 staff member received the update on his Pixel XL smartphone, and learnt that the smartphone now supports 4G VoLTE, compatible with Reliance Jio in India. To use 4G VoLTE, Google Pixel and Pixel ... Read More »

Google Finally Patches ‘Dirty COW’ Linux Vulnerability With December Android Security Update

In October, Linux security researcher discovered that a nine-year old Linux kernel flaw (CVE-2016-5195) was witnessing active exploits in the wild. The flaw was dubbed “Dirty COW”, an acronym for the duplication technique called copy-on-write, and could potentially give root access of a device to the attacker within a matter of seconds. Now, Google has finally patched the critical flaw ... Read More »

Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update Starts Rolling Out to Nexus, Pixel Devices With December Security Patch

After releasing Android 7.1 Nougat Developer Preview 2 for Nexus and Pixel devices, Google has started rolling out the final Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for compatible devices. The new Android 7.1.1 update also includes the company’s monthly security update for December. The new Android 7.1.1 is being touted as “an update to Nougat” by Google. This Android 7.1.1 update will ... Read More »

Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update Said to Have Already Begun Rolling Out

It was reported earlier that Google’s final build of the Android 7.1.1 Nougat would start rolling out to Pixel, Nexus, and Android One devices on December 6. However, it seems that the rollout has begun a few days earlier with reports suggesting that General Mobile 4G (Android One) users have already started receiving the update. AndroGuider was the first to ... Read More »