Android O: Latest news, Release date, Features

Wow, the new major update of android is ready to blow your mind. As we are coming closer to the launch of the Android O, the curiosity is increasing day by day about the upcoming Android O name, Features and exact launch date. Here we are going to discuss about the expected features, name and launch date of Android O based on the current rumors and latest news. Google announced the first developer preview of Android O which is the next major Android update.

The first developer preview of Android O is ready to install on the selective devices like previous year, You can install it on Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus Player, Pixel C, Pixel and Pixel XL devices.

Android O : Latest news, Release date, Features

Expected launch date of Android O

The final version of Android Nougat was launched in August 2016, so if Google follow the past trend than Android O could be launched in august 2017 finally. The next android updates is coming with lot of extra features about that users want to know. The updating schedule of the Android O for different devices is till undercover but it is going to start from nexus and Google pixel devices.

New Features Of upcoming Android O

Android O might looks boring because still didn’t comes any major modification in the features of the next update. There is no exact info we got about the Android O features but the company working on the features of the update to provide a new and advance experience to it’s users. As we have already seen major updates in the nougat update so we can expect more from Android O in term of notification, battery performance to provide improved Android experience

Company working on different section of android to offer extended battery life, more effective managed notification and improvement in setting app.

Some of the best features Of Android O you can see are :

There are plenty of features that you can experienced on the upcoming android O update. Lets have a look :

  • Improved battery life, you can experienced the better battery life and performance in the next android update
  • next level audio quality, the next android update will comes with higher-quality audio
  • The new and improved form and structure of  notifications
  • Picture-in-picture videos, and keyboard support
  • New customizing features which includes Adaptive icons that looks more attractive
  • High quality graphics in high end devices to provide seamless gaming experience
  • Wi-Fi Aware for direct Wi-Fi transfers of content without an Internet connection
  • More advanced security of apps to offer web browsing features
  • Improved arrow and tab key navigation for use of physical keyboard
  • Icons support visual effects and can be displayed in various shapes on different devices.
  • Better management of cached data, it will delete the cached data when needed free space

Other features of the Android O is kept secret by Google and will unveil of the final launch of the android O on its upcoming Google I/O event in May.

What will the names of next Android OS


As we all knows google always use the sweet and alphabetical order to give the name to android update so this time it will also be called as on a sweet name. The last android updates are arranged in alphabetical order and dessert based like Cupcake, Donut, Eclair, Froyo, Gingerbread, Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean, KitKat, Lollipop, Marshmallow and Nougat.

So the next android update will be named on an dessert start from O letter. But the trouble there are very few dessert exist from O letter.  The Tech Advisor team could come up with Oreo, Orange, Oatcake and Oh! Henry. Or it could be named like Android OMG which looks funny but interesting too.

When is Google I/O 2017?

As we all knows Google uses Google I/O event always to announce the new update of android. So this time too Google will announce the new update of android O on Google I/O 2017. This will be the 11th annual I/O conference will take place between 17 and 19 May 2017 at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California.

When Your phone will get Android O update

Google powered devices like Google pixel and nexus devices will get the android update first. The Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P will get both Android Nougat and Android O. The Nexus 9 and Nexus 6 only get the Android Nougat update but not Android O. Older Nexus devices will not be upgraded. other nexus devices launched in junue 2016 will get the android O update with in few weeks of it’s launch.

The devices from Sony, Samsung, HTC, LG or Motorola, is likely to roll out the update  within the first few months of 2018.

In its promotion of the Moto G4 Plus, Motorola has already confirmed about the receive Android Nougat and Android O.

For more updates about the upcoming android O stay tuned with us. In next article we will list out the name of devices getting the android O update first after it’s launch.

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