More Android Wear devices are now getting Oreo

Earlier this week, Google revealed names of Android Wear devices that already began getting Oreo, as well as those that will eventually get the update. Well, that list has been updated by the company. The following names have been added afresh to the section which contains devices currently getting the update: Hugo BOSS BOSS Touch, Movado Connect, Tommy Hilfiger 24/7 You, Guess Connect, and Gc Connect. So that naturally means the number of entries in the section containing names of devices waiting to get the update has reduced. Here are all the remaining names in that section… – Latest articles

Android 8.0 Oreo beta hits Nokia 5, will arrive on Nokia 6 soon

Nokia’s actually been doing very well in the update game for its new line of phones under HMD, with incredibly quick security patch releases and software betas. For instance, the ‘flagship’ Nokia 8 got an Oreo beta back in late October, with the full update issued just a month later. Now development is trickling down to the lower-end models, namely the Nokia 5 and 6. The Oreo beta for the Nokia 5 is out now, with the 6’s coming soon.

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Xiaomi Mi A1 Oreo Beta update now seeding

Last week Xiaomi was looking for beta testers of the Mi A1 Android Oreo upgrade. Today the update has finally started seding and we even got a bunch of screenshots from it. Xiaomi Mi A1 Android Oreo screenshots The Oreo Beta of the Xiaomi Mi A1 is 1104 MB in size, and according to an early adopter makes the fingerprint reader on the back is a bit faster. Apparently, the dual-SIM feature is not entirely flawless in this early edition, though. The tests should end soon as Xiaomi promised that the Mi A1 Oreo stable update will arrive before the end of 2017. Via – Latest articles

Less than 1 percent of Android phones are running Oreo

Android fragmentation! It's a problem as old as time itself. (Just kidding. But my gosh I've been writing about it for a long time.) Yesterday, Google released some fresh platform data explaining how many devices are running each version. Android 8.0…
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Beta Oreo update for Nokia 5 now available, Nokia 6 coming next

With the flagship update done, HMD has turned to the Nokia 5 and brought it to the beta labs. For now, you can sign up to test drive a closed version of Android 8.0 Oreo. So the software isn’t ready yet but if you can live with a few bugs and want to help the devs squash them, you can join beta labs. #AndroidOreo for #Nokia5 has landed on Nokia phones beta labs! Android has never tasted sweeter.What’s more, Android 8.0 Oreo™ beta for #Nokia6 is coming soon!— Juho Sarvikas (@sarvikas) December 12, 2017 Chief Product Offers Juho… – Latest articles