Tag Archive for Android 7.0 Nougat

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Android Nougat update for Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge released in Europe

There is some positive news for owners of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, with an update to Android 7.0 Nougat now rolling out. Although Android 7.0 Nougat was first released back in August 2016, it is only now appearing on the two Samsung devices following delays. Read more

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Samsung delays Android Nougat update for Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge will not be receiving an update to Android 7.0 Nougat in the immediate future. In order to reach a position where it is able to being the roll-out, Samsung is currently undertaking a review of the firmware.

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Meet your Google Assistant

Google Assistant now compatible with many more devices

Initially launched exclusively on the Google Pixel smartphones, Google Assistant is now rolling out to a much larger pool of devices. It is a move that will see Google significantly increase the market share of its AI technologies, as it battles competitors such as Amazon’s Alexa.

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NVIDIA’s aging SHIELD tablets receive Android Nougat update

Android 7.0 Nougat has started to roll out for NVIDIA’s SHIELD tablets. The hardware manufacturer has a strong history of providing support for its range of slates, which is now set to continue with the most-recent big Android release.

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Android Nougat roll-out for HTC 10 resumes in Europe

After a difficult beginning, the Android Nougat update for European owners of the HTC 10 is being made available once again. The firmware was initially released back in November 2015, but since HTC has paused the roll-out programme on two separate occasions.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 - Gold Platinum

Android Nougat brings new screen resolution options to Samsung Galaxy S7

Samsung Galaxy S7 owners are getting the option to change their screen resolution with Android Nougat. The handset was originally sold advertising a 2560 x 1440 display, but there are now two further selections to choose from.

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Google Assistant on Android TV

Google Assistant to roll out for Android TV

As the CES 2017 trade show progresses and tech companies deliver big announcements, Google has shared its own piece of major news. The company has declared that Google Assistant, the virtual assistant that was launched with the Pixel smartphones, will be made available for Android TV.

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Cyanogen OS demise – what it means for Wileyfox owners

Somewhat against the odds, Wileyfox has successfully carved out a niche for itself in Europe, producing some of the best budget handsets available. The company has achieved this feat by using Cyanogen OS; Wileyfox concentrating on hardware, while contracting another organisation to make sure the software is up-to-date.

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LG G5 receives Android Nougat update in Europe

LG has been quick off the mark in recent times when it comes to providing big Android updates to its flagship smartphones. And that tradition has continued with the LG G5, as users in Europe are now reporting that Android Nougat is rolling out.

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Honor 7

Huawei may abandon Honor 7 with no Nougat update

Even though the smartphone was only released in July 2015, it appears as if the Honor 7 will not receive an update to the latest version of Android. The news comes as Honor’s parent company Huawei announced its plans for rolling out Android Nougat updates to existing devices.

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