Tag Archive for Android 7.0 Nougat

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Android Nougat update for HTC 10 in Europe

In the battle between 2016 flagships to provide a timely update to Android 7.0 Nougat, HTC is apparently making good progress. Information from a usually-reliable source is indicating that the HTC 10 could receive an operating system update within weeks.

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Vernee Thor and Jiayu S3 Plus get Android 7.1 Nougat

Owners of the Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X and Pixel C have been left frustrated by the news that only Google’s 2016 Pixel phones will officially receive the full version of Android 7.1 Nougat straight away. Yet a couple of affordable handsets from China could soon be updated to the latest edition of Google’s mobile operating system.

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Focus is on Google Assistant with launch of two new Pixel smartphones

Google has delivered a keynote presentation which offered hints about the future of the company. The whole event was centred around artificial intelligence, and more specifically, Google Assistant.

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Evidence emerges of a new Nokia smartphone running Android Nougat

With Nokia’s return as a smartphone and tablet maker edging closer, a new device has been spotted on the Geekbench 3 benchmarking platform. A smartphone – which is labelled as a Nokia D1C – is listed, offering a set of mid-range specs.

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Android Nougat released for desktop PCs

Android 7.0 Nougat may only be available on a small handful of devices right now, but already the Android-X86 open source project has released an edition that runs on desktop PCs. The quick work considerably increases the range of hardware that can potentially try out the latest version of Google’s mobile operating system.

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HTC abandons One A9 15-day update commitment for Android Nougat

When the HTC One A9 was launched, one of its most talked about selling points was a commitment to provide updates within 15 days of their release from Google. But owners of the device hoping that would mean quick access to Android 7.0 Nougat are going to be disappointed.

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Multi-window support is the highlight of Android 7.0 Nougat

Amongst Google’s most surprising moves last year was the launch of the Pixel C. Now the search engine giant is looking to rectify one of the biggest complaints about the convertible device, with the inclusion of multi-tasking support in Android 7.0 Nougat.

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The launch of Android Nougat could be just days away

The closer a new product gets to its launch date, the harder it becomes to keep secret. In preparation for a release, increasing numbers of people become involved, as companies share details with partners.

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HTC Nexus Marlin and Sailfish may launch on 4 October

In recent days there has been been growing talk around both Android 7.0 Nougat and Google’s 2016 Nexus smartphones. Now reports have emerged that the hardware could launch on 4 October, which would be a similar time of the year to other recent Nexus handsets.

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LG V20 with Android 7.0 Nougat

LG to beat Google to first Android Nougat smartphone

LG have announced their latest Android smartphone. The LG V20 will launch in the third quarter of this year, with the device set to feature Android 7.0 Nougat.

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