Android is the most popular Operating system in the world, Over one Billion people over the globe using Android Platform on their smartphone and tablets. Recently company launched the Android Marshmallow version which is really great and updated by almost users on their devices but still there are so many users didn’t get the update for their phones But company do not stop the process of next version and it is all set to launch the Android N update in the world.
ANDROID 7.0 DEVELOPER PREVIEW 5 – highlights
Android Nougat 7.0 is the latest version of Android Operating System which comes with lots of modifying features like Multiple window support, improved battery saver mode and so more. The company promise to launch the Android Nougat 7.0 later this year. But if you can’t wait the final release of the Android N than you can test the Android N features by downloading ANDROID 7.0 DEVELOPER PREVIEW 5. But the preview is available only for Nexus Devices Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 6, Nexus Player or Nexus 9 and Sony Xperia 3.
For the official launch of Android Nougat, the users will have to wait for a couple of weeks according to Google. The new Android N will be launched by Google CEO sundar Pichai . On Google IO 2016 event, Google said ANDROID 7.0 DEVELOPER PREVIEW 5 is the more secure and safe way to download right now. It comes with more improved features, modifications ans some errors or issues that can be fixed. So you can download the Android 7.0 Nougat Beta Final Developer Preview on Your devices before the official release.
However ANDROID 7.0 DEVELOPER PREVIEW 5 is available with great features and notifications but the users can face few errors and unexpected failures. So for the smooth and fast working of Android nought you will have to wait for the final release.
Before knowing about the List of Devices Getting Android Nought 7.0 Update, it is essential to know about the android N 7.0 features.
As we have already seen the major changes in the previous versions Like Android lollipop and Marshmallow, the Android naught will launch we few changes in customizing features and home screen.
In android N 7.0 you will get New Google Camera with customized volume button actions, These volume buttons will up and down the volume while using camera as per your command.
Yes the new Update will support Battery saving mode like previous one but this features will get a new name in the new version.
In new update you can see two options Show “layout bounds” and “Profile GPU rendering” in edit menu for quick setting.
Android Nougat 7.0 support Multiple Window that means you do multitasking on a single screen of your smartphone device.
Like IOS you will get all apps and games on home screen. There is no app drawer to find the apps and games in this newest version.
To overcome the insecurity of previous Android version, company works a lot on the security segment of The Android N. It will comes with more advanced security features.
Android N will automatically download and install, You don’t need to download the update. As you will reboot your device, you will get the update automatically.
In this update you will notice new-look folder icons on the home screen, the functionality is similar to the older ones.
List of Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update First
List of Nexus Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
However the official release of Android N will take place in September 2016 but the Android N developer preview 5 is now available for Nexus devices. So if you are a Nexus users and can’t wait for the Next android update than you can download The Preview 5 on your devices. Go to Settings > About Phone > System Updates > Check for Updates to force the OTA.
The Android N developer preview is available only for few nexus Devices like :
- Nexus 6P
- Nexus 5X
- Nexus 6
- Nexus 9
- Nexus Player
- Pixel C
List of Samsung Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
It is expecting Samsung will follow it’s past scheduled of Android update. Like First Marshmallow update get by Galaxy Note 5 in march 2016 after the 6 month of the Marshmallow launch. So like before Samsung devices will start getting update from march 2017 just after the launch of 6 month.
- Samsung Galaxy Note 6
- Samsung Galaxy S7
- Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
- Samsung Galaxy Note 5
- Samsung Galaxy S6
- Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
- Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+
- Samsung Galaxy S8
- Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge
- Samsung Galaxy Aplha
- Samsung Galaxy A8 .
- Samsung Galaxy A7
Best expecting date for Samsung Devices Android Nougat 7.0 Update is march 2017 after the 5 or 6 month launch of Android N 7.0
List of LG Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
LG is faster than Samsung in getting Android update for it’s devices. The LG devices started getting update just after the 2 month from the launch. LG G4 was the first LG smartphone get Marshmallow update in December 2016. So this time we can expect the same scenario for Android Nougat update for LG devices.
So if the past trend will be continue than LG G5 will get the Android 7 update in December 2016 with LG V10. After than LG G4 will get the update and time to time other phone will get the update like before.
- LG G5
- LG V10
- LG G4
- LG G3
Best expecting date for LG Devices Android Nougat 7.0 Update is December 2016 after 2 month launch of Android N 7.0.
List of Sony Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
The Android N developer preview 5 is available for Sony Xperia 3 but if you want the original version of Android N than you will have to wait for 7 months. Yes, like Samsung Galaxy devices LG devices will start getting the update from march 2017 just after the 5 month launch of Android N.
The update will start from Xperia Z5 series smartphone in march 2017.
- Sony xperia Z5 premium .
- Sony xperia Z5
- Sony xperia Z5 compact .
- Sony Xperia Z4
- Sony Xperia Z3+
- Sony Xperia Z3
- Sony xperia C5 Ultra
- Sony xperia C4
- Sony xperia M5
- Sony xperia M4 Aqua.
Best expecting date for Sony Devices Android Nougat 7.0 Update is march 2017 after the 5 or 6 month launch of Android N 7.0
List of Motorola Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
Moto smartphone users will get the Android 7.0 update earlier than Samsung and Sony. Like Moto X get the marshmallow update first in December 2015. So it is expecting after Nexus devices Motorola could be the next to get Android N update after two month of it’s launch. As we knows Motorola is owned by Lenovo, so it would be interesting how it will handle the google android updates.
The upcoming Moto Devices in 2017 will arise with the Android n update for sure and the old moto devices will get the update very fast.
- Motorola Moto X pure Edition .
- Motorola Moto X Style
- Motorola Moto X Play
- Motorola Droid Turbo
- Motorola Moto Turbo
Best expecting date for Moto Devices Android Nougat 7.0 Update is December 2016 after 2 month launch of Android N 7.0.
List of Android One Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
Android One smartphone will get the update with it’s release like Nexus devices. The Android One phones run on the stock Android OS, so the chances are clear for the update for Android one phones. Android 7.0 update can arrive in September 2016.
List of HTC Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
HTC also done a great job in 2015 with a very quick Marshmallow update HTC One M9 just in December 2015. After few times gap HTC 10 get the update in April 2016 and this trend is followed by other HTC phones.
So same is expecting this year from HTC developers, If history is repeated the Android 7.0 update will start rolling out from December 2016 for HTS devices. It means you will have to wait for 2 month to upgrade your HTC phone to the latest OS.
- HTC 10
- HTC One M9
- HTC ONE E9 Plus
- Upcoming HTC 11
Best expecting date for HTC Devices Android Nougat 7.0 Update is December 2016 after 2 month launch of Android N 7.0.
List of Huawei Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
Huawei Mate 8 was launched in November 2015 with Marshmallow update and after that honor 7 imrovised version arrived in December 2015 with marshmallow update. Other smartphone like Honor 5X and Honor 7 get the update in February 2016.
So this time too the new Huawei Mate 9 is expecting to launch with Android N Update in November 2016 and other phone will get the update in February 2016.
- Huawei Honor 5X .
- Huawie Ascend P8 .
- huawei Ascend p8 max
- Huawei Honor 6 plus .
- Huawei mate s .
Best expecting date for Huawei Devices Android Nougat 7.0 Update is November 2016.
List of Xiaomi Devices Getting Android Nougat 7.0 Update
Xiaomi users experience with Xiaomi devices is not so good. Xiaomi Mi 4, Mi3 and Mi Note users suffers the issue of update a lot. they got the update very late like in april 2016 however the update start from December 2015 and runs upto april 2016.
- Xiaomi Mi note
- Mi Note pro
- Xiaomi Mi4.
- Xiaomi redmi note 3 .
- Xiaomi Mi 3.
- One Plus Three
- One Plus Two
- One Plus One
Share your experience with Android updates and tell when you are expecting to get Android N 7.0 update for your devices.
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