Android Nougat, released in August 2016, is finally the most used version of the mobile operating system. However, the latest build, Android Oreo, is just at over 1 percent, revealing the severity of Google's infamous Android fragmentation problem.
Google February 6, 2018
Google Assistant is rolling out to tablets on Android 7.0 Nougat and Android 6.0 Marshmallow and smartphones on Android 5.0 Lollipop. However, about 20 percent of Android users will still not be able to use Google's digital assistant.
Google December 13, 2017
OnePlus 5T is out with the latest software update for its flagship smartphone. The OxygenOS 4.7.2 will bring improvements to a wide range of features in the phone for its users.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 24, 2017
Jelly is the world's smallest 4G smartphone, arriving as a low-cost handset with Android 7.0 Nougat on board. I've spent a week with the Jelly Pro version and I'm pleasantly surprised, but there are also drawbacks.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 13, 2017
The world's smallest 4G smartphone has taken Kickstarter by storm, raising more than three times its funding goal with 34 days to go. Meet Jelly, a mini-sized 4G smartphone running Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 3, 2017
T-Mobile has confirmed that its Galaxy Note 5 is ready to get a tasty treat. Android 7.0 Nougat is rolling out early this week, so keep an eye on those notifications.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 24, 2017
Google has now officially outed Android 7.1.2 Nougat for Pixel and Nexus devices after a lengthy beta period. Here’s a look at all the changes, improvements, fixes, and new features.
Apps/Software April 8, 2017
Sprint has officially started rolling out the anticipated Android 7.0 Nougat update to the Samsung Galaxy Note 5, making it the first among the major U.S. carriers to push it out.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 5, 2017
U.S. carrier T-Mobile has started upgrading its HTC One M9 to Android 7.0 Nougat. The update is apparently rolling out now over the air and a number of device owners already got the treat.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 22, 2017
Android Nougat is a pretty stellar operating system for smartphones, but it comes packing with features you might have skipped past on. Here are hidden features you should try on Nougat.
Apps/Software March 21, 2017
Google is sending out OTA updates for the Nexus 6 which downgrades the OS to Android 7.0 Nougat, from the initial Android 7.1.1. This move is not going down well with Nexus 6 users.
Apps/Software March 16, 2017
Having problems with your newly updated Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge? Here are some of the most common Android 7.0 Nougat update problems and how you can fix them
Apps/Software March 12, 2017
Motorola has released Android 7.0 Nougat for the unlocked Moto Z Play in the United States. The update is rolling out now OTA, bringing a slew of neat features and improvements.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 10, 2017
AT&T has started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to the Samsung Galaxy S7 active, and that means all models of the smartphone across major U.S. carriers can now download the latest Android version.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 9, 2017
Samsung has apparently finally begun the release of the Android 7.0 Nougat upgrade for the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Will the Note 5, A, J series and Tab update also be postponed due to the S6 delay?
Apps/Software March 9, 2017
Verizon has finally released the Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, becoming the last of the four major U.S. carriers to do so. The update brings a slew of neat features and improvements, so here's what to expect.
Apps/Software March 6, 2017
The Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) has been certfied by the Wi-Fi Alliance. The handset already has FCC clearance and the certification hints that the U.S. launch of the Galaxy J7 (2016) smartphone's successor is drawing closer.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 4, 2017
Huawei has officially announced that Android 7.0 Nougat with EMUI 5 is all set to hit the Huawei P9. The update will roll out globally by the end of the month, marking quite a big software bump from Android 6.0 Marshmallow and EMUI 4.1.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 3, 2017
Samsung has just announced its latest Galaxy Tab S3 tablet, which includes the popular S Pen stylus at Mobile World Congress. The company also shared price and release date details.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 27, 2017
Verizon exclusive Motorola Droid Turbo 2 has finally started receiving Android 7.0 Nougat update. The OTA update is rolling out now and brings several new enhancements and fixes.
Apps/Software February 25, 2017
Owners of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge on Verizon are frustrated that they have yet to receive the Android 7.0 Nougat update. Competitors AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile have all released the software upgrade.
Apps/Software February 25, 2017
Specs of the rumored Galaxy S8 flagship smartphone from Samsung have leaked online. The Galaxy S8 will reportedly deploy a Quad HD+ screen, offer 4 GB of RAM, 64 GB of internal storage and more.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 24, 2017
Sprint has started pushing out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge. The OTA update comes close on the heels of T-Mobile and AT&T rolling out Android N for the two smartphones.
Apps/Software February 22, 2017
The Sprint HTC 10 and AT&T LG G5 Android 7.0 Nougat update has started rolling out. Here are the details of the release.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 21, 2017
Mobile phone carriers are spreading joy to Samsung device owners by rolling out Android Nougat updates in the past week. Find out if your carrier is bringing Nougat to your device.
Apps/Software February 21, 2017
After T-Mobile, AT&T has started pushing out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge. The OTA update for the two smartphones is being pushed out in phases.
Apps/Software February 19, 2017
Latest reports suggest that the rumored BlackBerry Mercury has received its Wi-Fi certification. The approval comes days before the launch of the impending handset at BlackBerry’s press event in MWC 2017.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 19, 2017
Latest leaks suggest that Huawei Honor V9 will be launched as Honor 8 Pro for international markets. It is also being suggested that the phone will be launched for other countries excluding China at MWC 2017.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 18, 2017
T-Mobile has just released its Android 7.0 Nougat software update to its Galaxy S7 edge smartphone. The carrier is now expected to release the update for the Galaxy S7 imminently.
Apps/Software February 17, 2017
Android 7.0 Nougat is set to hit the Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+, and Galaxy Note 5 imminently. Samsung’s Galaxy A series (2016) and J are up next, according to a Samsung executive.
Apps/Software February 16, 2017
Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge users have been encountering battery depletion issues post updating to Android 7.0 Nougat. Tests have revealed that the recent update is to be blamed for the reduced battery life.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 12, 2017
The BlackBerry Mercury was expected to launch in time for Mobile World Congress 2017 and it appears it's on track. A teaser for the new smartphone confirms it will launch on Feb. 25.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 11, 2017
Huawei will start rolling out the much awaited Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Honor 8 smartphone starting on Feb. 10. The OTA update will be rolled out in phases and will reach all users by the end of February.
Apps/Software February 10, 2017
Sony has now resumed rolling out Android Nougat to some Xperia devices, including the Z5, Z3+, and the Z4 Tablet. The new firmware is expected to fix bugs that caused the initial rollout to be halted.
Apps/Software February 9, 2017
New images of the impending Sony Xperia XA2 have leaked online. The leak reveals narrow side bezels and broad upper and lower bezels for the impending smartphone.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 9, 2017
A new leak suggests that Huawei has decided to retail the recently lauched Huawei P8 Lite (2017) under the name Nova Lite in some markets. The information comes courtesy reliable leakster Evan Blass.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 9, 2017
In a surprising move, Motorola started to roll out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the unlocked Moto Z Play in the U.S. The company had earlier stated that the handset would receive the update in March.
Apps/Software February 8, 2017
A new leak has shed light on the pricing for the Huawei P10 and P10 Plus smartphones. The Huawei P10 will reportedly be offered in three memory and storage options, with the base version priced at $508.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 6, 2017
T-Mobile is offering a new deal for customers who purchase the Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge for a limited time. The carrier is giving away a free one-year subscription to Netflix with the handsets.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 5, 2017
The 64 GB variant of the Samsung Galaxy S8, the successor of the Galaxy S7, will cost $885 per a new leak. The 128 GB variant of the smartphone, on the other hand, will cost approximately $943.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 4, 2017
Samsung rolled out Android 7.0 Nougat to its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge flagships last month, albeit most regions are just starting to get the treat. The Galaxy S7 edge is now getting another update, bringing some bug fixes and stability improvements.
Apps/Software February 4, 2017
HTC has rolled out Android 7.0 Nougat update for One M9 users. The update is currently available to countries in mainland Europe, Turkey and Africa but will be pushed out to more regions in a few days.
Apps/Software February 3, 2017
Samsung is readying an Android 7.0 Nougat software update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. A new video provides a look at some of the new features.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 30, 2017
The Shield Experience 5.0.2 update has officially landed on the original Nvidia Shield TV. It effectively allows the streaming device to have software parity with the new Shield TV flagship.
Gadgets January 28, 2017
The Galaxy S7 Active, a U.S. AT&T exclusive, is one step closer to receiving its Android 7.0 Nougat software update. A model of the handset has now been officially Wi-Fi certified.
Apps/Software January 28, 2017