Tag Archive for Android 7.1 Nougat

Nextbit Robin - Android home screen

More support for Nextbit Robin with Android 7.1.1 update

Razer has continued to show signs that it intends to keep its promise to provide updates for the Nextbit Robin. Another new Android version has been made available for the smartphone, with the release of an update to Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

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Android 7.1.2 starts to roll out

What could turn out to be the last version of Android Nougat has started to be pushed to users. Owners of the Nexus Player set-top box and Pixel C convertible are reporting that Android 7.1.2 is starting to become available, outside the beta programme.

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Work underway on Android Nougat update for Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung’s 2015 flagships, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, were always expected to be updated to Android Nougat, and the South Korean company has now started work on the revised firmware. Both devices were important, as they helped to establish Samsung’s current smartphone design philosophy.

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Night Mode may return to Nexus devices

Google may be about to relent and give Nexus device owners access to Night Mode once again. The feature was removed in Android 7.0 Nougat, with Google claiming that it resulted in issues with performance.

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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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