Finally here, Android 7.0 Nougat OS update carries new upgrades and features available already for a number of smartphones in the market that will be receiving the OS bump in the coming weeks.The question is what phones would be receiving the upgrade, the list will include Google Nexus, Samsung, Sony, HTC, Motorola, LG, and more.
According to Android, the Nougat OS has a lot of never-the-seen updates such as usage of two or more languages in the same time, including the 1500 existing and brand new emojis available. Also, toggling apps side by side through the multi-window view is a breeze. Another, Battery saving "doze on the go" will keep your phones napping, saving energy.
Additionally, personalized settings and smarter notifications will keep everything in line, as well as you will never feel unsafe with Android 7.0 Nougat as it offers layers of security for safety. And the most exciting, Vulkan API will bring you to the peak of every game, virtual reality is within your reach.
Furthermore, this update will cost nothing for users with compatible smartphones(sadly, Inquirer.net confirms "no Snapdragon 800- or 801-powered devices will receive the update). For smartphones waiting for the update, the list is below.
Samsung cellphone Galaxy Note 7 will be upgraded to Nougat. Samsung's newest phones and tablets are expected to be released with the OS already.
LG's V20 will be the first smartphone to run Android 7.0 out of the box. It will be the first of its kind in the market. LG took the first step to equipped its newest flagship with the OS.
HTC's devices are HTC 10, HTC One M9, and One A9. it is announced by HTC that it will take months for the phones to get its update, though, it could be earlier than expected if the update will go along smoothly with their system.
Sony-supported devices are Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4 Tablet, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, Xperia Z5 Premium. As well as the company's X series---Xperia X, Xperia XA, Xperia XA Ultra and Xperia X Performance.
Sony-supported devices are Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4 Tablet, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, Xperia Z5 Premium, Xperia X, Xperia XA, Xperia XA Ultra and Xperia X Performance.
Motorola's list of smartphones that will be upgraded to Android 7.0 are the 4th Gen Moto G, G Plus and G Play. Some of the other smartphones will be Moto X Pure Edition (3rd Gen), Moto X Style, Moto X Play, Moto X-Force. In addition are Droid Turbo 2, Droid Maxx 2, Moto Z, Moto Z-Droid and Force Droid, Moto Z Play, Moto Z Play Droid and the Nexus 6.
For more Android 7.0 Nougat OS update stay tuned. Additional list of smartphone consider for OS upgrade will soon be refreshed.