Regardless that we’ve stepped into the New Yr, Samsung’s 2017 flagships are but to obtain the Android Oreo replace. It was speculated that the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus would be the first Samsung gadgets to get up to date to Oreo. We got here throughout a report yesterday claiming that the Galaxy S8 duo will get the secure model of Android Oreo by the top of January.
Nonetheless, it looks like the Galaxy Word eight will get the style of Oreo earlier than anybody else. Samsung is at the moment rolling out the much-awaited Android eight.zero Oreo replace to its flagship phablet. Whereas we’re but to get an official affirmation, a number of customers have reported that they’ve acquired the newest iteration of Google’s cellular working platform. One consumer even took to Reddit to announce the information.
In response to the consumer, he has acquired the replace on the Exynos model of the Galaxy Word eight. As a few of you might know, Samsung launches two processor variants of its flagship gadgets.
The replace carries the firmware construct variety of R16NW.N950FXXU2CRA1.DM. One of many Galaxy Word eight customers has additionally posted an in depth changelog of the replace on Reddit. You possibly can take a look at the changelog under:
- Replace to the keyboard
- Image in image help
- App-specific lengthy press menus from launcher
- Safe folder could be set to remain unlocked till the display goes to sleep
- Autofill API help (with bio-metrics) for all apps, and browser
- Coloured media notifications
- Notification classes
- Customization choices for notification badges
- Keyboard makes use of gify for gif search help
- Extra edge lighting choices
- Capability to ONLY view Samsung cloud gadgets
- Capability to backup Samsung safe folder in Samsung cloud
- Bluetooth, high-quality audio codecs
- Handle passwords of Samsung and third get together apps with Samsung cross
As typical, the newest replace is rolling out in phases so it’ll take some time to succeed in all of the Galaxy Word eight gadgets. Customers can even test for the replace manually by going to their telephone’s Settings> About Cellphone> Software program updates.
We do not know why Samsung has launched no assertion on this regard, but when the stories are true then the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus customers must also get the Android Oreo replace within the coming days.