It’s been simply over three months since Google launched Android eight.zero Oreo, however except you’re utilizing one of many firm’s personal gadgets, you continue to may be lacking out on the newest model of Android.
Cellphone-makers like Samsung, LG, HTC, and Sony typically take months to convey every Android replace to even their latest high-end smartphones. Should you’re utilizing a semi-recent cellphone and questioning when your Android eight.zero replace will hit, right here’s what it is advisable know—damaged down by phone-maker.
Samsung is presently working an Android eight.zero beta for the Galaxy S8/Gizmodo
Samsung began working an Android eight.zero beta for the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus in early November, and since then it’s up to date the check software program a pair extra occasions. A latest leak additionally revealed an extended listing of gadgets allegedly set to get Google’s new working system relationship all the best way again to the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy Notice 5, but it surely might be months (or longer) earlier than all these updates really arrive.
You may solely strive Android eight.zero Oreo on the LG V30 for those who’re in South Korea/Gizmodo
The LG v30 launched in October after Android eight.zero was already launched, however nonetheless runs Android 7.zero out of the field. On Monday, the South Korean firm lastly supplied up an Oreo preview for the cellphone, however solely in its residence nation. The ultimate software program construct is ready to launch in Korea this December, however we nonetheless don’t know when will probably be accessible within the U.S.
You may obtain Android eight.zero Oreo for the unlocked HTC U11 proper now.
HTC’s newest flagship cellphone simply bought Android eight.zero on Monday—when you’ve got an unlocked model. In accordance with Mo Versi, the corporate’s VP of product administration, they’re working to get a model for the Dash variant “quickly” as nicely. He additionally stated that related updates for the HTC U10, U Extremely, and U11 Life are within the works too.
Sony’s Xperia XZ simply bought Android eight.zero Oreo.
Sony’s really performed a surprisingly good job bringing Android eight.zero to its smartphone lineup. On Monday, the corporate launched Oreo for the Xperia XZ, XZs, and X Efficiency, and for those who personal the Xperia XZ Premium, it’s best to already be working the brand new software program as of late October.
The OnePlus 5 simply bought its first Android eight.zero Oreo beta/Gizmodo
The just-announced OnePlus 5T doesn’t ship with Android eight.zero, but it surely ought to get the replace early subsequent 12 months. The marginally-older OnePlus 5 bought its first Oreo beta on Monday, which you’ll seize straight from the corporate proper now. Should you’re utilizing final 12 months’s OnePlus three or 3T it’s best to have the ability to obtain the official replace now—it’s been out for over per week.