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Possible Samsung Galaxy J4 (2018) benchmarked with modest SoC, Android 8.0 Oreo

February 16, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Samsung is unlikely to bring anything besides the hotly anticipated Galaxy S9 and S9+ to Barcelona for an MWC 2018 debut next Sunday, but down the line, the global smartphone market leader is obviously planning many other product launches. One […]


Android, Operating System

Samsung mysteriously halts Android Oreo rollout for Galaxy S8 and S8+

February 14, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Following around six months of internal development work, including almost three of public beta tests, Samsung’s official Android Oreo deployment for the massively successful Galaxy S8 and S8+ finally began last week. Aaand now it’s gone. Probably not for long, […]


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Official Oreo updates for Galaxy S8 and S8+ are here, and they’re only a few months late

February 8, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

You’ve waited and waited and waited for your Samsung flagship phone from just last spring to officially receive a software update many older and/or humbler devices made by other companies have been enjoying for a while now. Finally, the Android […]


Android, Operating System

Sony Xperia X and X Compact get remarkably early Android Oreo updates

February 5, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Sony has essentially abandoned all hope of a major mobile business resurgence, at least until “the next paradigm shift”, which just makes the Japanese OEM’s robust software support that much more impressive. Not only are updates promised for the “premium” […]


Android, Operating System

Huawei confirms Oreo updates for several more own-brand phones, Mate 8 included

January 26, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Now that things are crystal clear on the official Android Oreo development front for Honor-branded smartphones, and the Mate 9 has already started receiving the latest bundle of software enhancements OTA, it’s time Huawei laid out its plans for a […]


Android, Operating System

Non-Android One Moto X4 models also start receiving official Oreo update

January 24, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Motorola caused a bit of an uproar when denying G4 and G4 Plus users their hopes of receiving official Oreo updates, partially making up for the communication blunder by ultimately promising 8.0 goodies for the higher-end of the two mid-range […]


Android, Operating System

Nokia 8 gets another public beta update, this time to Android 8.1 Oreo

January 23, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

HMD Global has done it again, serving a public beta preview of the newest Android version for its most powerful Nokia-branded smartphone to date. We’re not talking about 8.0 Oreo, mind you, as the Nokia 8 started receiving an official […]


Android, Operating System

Nokia 7 and Nokia 6 (2018) get official Android 8.0 Oreo updates

January 15, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

The uncontested winner of the 2017 smartphone-making rookie of the year award strikes again after spreading the Oreo public beta love across its portfolio of “pure” Android-running mobile devices. HMD Global had already started 2018 on a high note, with […]


Android, Operating System

A leaked Android 8 build for Galaxy S8 brings Dolby Atmos to the phone!

January 5, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

With recent stirrings in the Samsung Beta Program for Android 8 on the Galaxy S8 and S8+, it’s become obvious that an official update to the next major Android build is drawing near. Official info from the company now states […]


Android, Operating System

Android 8 Oreo update rolling out for the Nokia 8 today

November 24, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

HMD has been very vocal about intending to keep its new Nokia phones updated in a timely manner. With promises that even the lower-tier Nokia 3 will be getting a solid, 2-year, prompt update schedule, and that its phones will […]