Better late than never, we always say.
The HTC One M9 on T-Mobile has started to receive its Nougat update, landing over three months after the unlocked model. No matter the timing, owners of the carrier version of the One M9 will be happy to see a large update land two years after the phone was released.
The update to Nougat comes in at a hefty 1.06GB, so be ready to download it over Wi-Fi and [Read More…]
Nougat update is now live for most Galaxy S7 and S7 edge variants in Canada.
The Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge made its way to Canadian carriers SaskTell, Bell, Virgin Mobile, Eastlink, Videotron and Freedom Mobile last week, and the 1.2GB OTA update is now rolling out to Rogers and Telus subscribers.
The update brings a slew of new features, including a redesigned UI, display scaling options, multi-window mode, in-line notification [Read More…]
Android Wear 2.0 is finally rolling out to watches that people actually own.
Of all the Android Wear releases from 2015, the Huawei Watch was our favorite. It was nicely-designed, aggressively-priced, and did everything we wanted at the time. And we also knew that, down the road, it would receive updates directly from Google.
Image credit: Taylor Wimberly
Well, now it looks like our wishes are coming true — on St. Patrick’s Day, of [Read More…]
It’s a great day to update your phone!
OnePlus has begun its OTA rollout of the latest version of Oxygen OS for the Android 7.1.1 update for both the OnePlus 3 and 3T. You can read all about it on the OnePlus forum post here.
Here are some of the highlights of what new for both the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T update:
Upgraded Android 7.1.1 Updated Google security patch to 1st March 2017 Added expanded screenshots [Read More…]
Not long ago the Google Assistant was an exclusive to the Pixel and Pixel XL phones. But Google wants to extend the availability of the virtual assistants to all phones running Android 7.0 Nougat or Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Well this week Google has started rolling out the new feature to more Android phones, so you […]
Before the end of February, Google confirmed to those with Android Marshmallow and Nougat devices that they’d have access to Google Assistant soon. Turns out, that is indeed the case.
Google has just launched a YouTube video welcoming Assistant to those handsets. The video is a standard promotional clip, with the Assistant icon popping up on devices that have access to the digital personal assistant (there are a lot of Pixels in there).
We also get to see a kid [Read More…]
Android Wear 2.0 is only a couple of weeks away.
While it’s true you could get your hands on the latest and greatest from Android Wear if you were willing to drop some money on a shiny new LG Watch Sport or Style, those still happy with their existing watch had some waiting to do. It has been clear for a while that a lot of Android Wear watches would be updated, but what wasn’t entirely clear was how [Read More…]
Android 7.1.2 is out for the Nexus 6P. Here’s how to get it.
The Nexus 6P: Great phone, but occasionally left out of some of the recent Android beta fun.
Last month, when Google announced Android 7.1.2 for a bevy of Nexus devices, along with the Pixels, the Nexus 6P was conspicuously absent from the list, without explanation from Google. Even its cheaper, slower counterpart, then Nexus 5X, was invited.
It’s been a long month for those [Read More…]
Sprint Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users are now picking up the stable Nougat update.
After T-Mobile and AT&T, Sprint is now rolling out the stable Nougat update to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. The update is rolling out to beta testers right now, and should make its way to all users shortly.
As beta users were already on Nougat builds, the stable release comes in at just 167MB, but those running Marshmallow will receive the [Read More…]
Final Nougat build going out to beta testers on T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.
T-Mobile has started rolling out the stable Nougat release to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, with those enrolled in the Galaxy Beta Program receiving the update first. As the update is now hitting those that are already running beta versions of Nougat, it weighs in at 117MB. It also includes the February security patch.
The changelog for the [Read More…]