Android 7 Nougat update tracker

Android 7 Nougat update tracker

The Android 7 Nougat update is underway! Following its release in August 2016, android Nougat began its stready expansion through the massive Android ecosystem. Some phone makers are taking their bringing Android Nougat to their devices, so we are here to answer your questions about it.

Key Android 7.0 Nougat update features

The best place to learn about all the features of Android 7.0 Nougat is our full Nougat review. It contains a rundown of all the main changes, the design updates, and other things you should know about Android Nougat.

Google Nougat update

In 2016, Google entered the Smartphone manufacturing arena with its own brand of phones and, as you’d expect, the Pixel and Pixel XL launched with Nougat onboard. The two Google phones were also among the first to get the following Android Nougat 7.1 updates.

If you care about getting updates as soon as possible, Pixel devices are your best choice. While Google’s track record is not perfect, it’s still a far cry from the performance of Android OEMs.

Plus, you can always take matters in your own hands and flash a Nougat update OTA file or factory image on your phone.

Nougat Android 7 Features

The following devices are officially receiving Android Nougat updates.

  • Google Pixel XL
  • Google Pixel
  • Google Pixel C
  • Nexus 6P
  • Nexus 5X
  • Nexus Player

The following devices received the Android Nougat update, but will not be updated to Android 7.1.2:

  • Nexus 6
  • Nexus 9 LTE
  • Nexus 9 WiFi

Samsung Nougat Update

As the most popular Android phone maker in the world, Samsung has the final say on how fast tens of millions of people get their Android Nougat update.

While the Korean giant improved its update game in the past couple of years, the sheer size of its portfolio means that many devices can go by the wayside.

Samsung galaxy S7

November 4, 2016:

Samsung revealed a beta program for testing Android 7 nougat update on the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge.

November 28, 2016:

This is Nougat on the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

January 17, 2017:  China and UK:

Nougat is coming to the stable version of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.

January 26, 2017:  India, Russia, Germany:

The Nougat update is rolling out to users in India and Russia, as well as Vodafone subscribers in Germany.

February 17, 2017:  T-Mobile US:

T-Mobile has started rolling out the stable Android 7.0 Nougat update to the Samsung Galaxy S7.

February 21, 2017: Sprint US:

Sprint has begun its rollout of the Android Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. The update comes in at around 1.2 GB.

March 7, 2017: Verizon US: The carrier has announced that it is rolling out the Nougat update to Samsung’s Galaxy S7.

March 20, 2017: Rogers and TELUS Canada:

Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge get Android 7.0 Nougat on Rogers and Telus.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

January 17, 2017 – China and UK:

Nougat is coming to the stable version of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.

February 17, 2017 – T-Mobile US:

T-Mobile has started rolling out the stable Android 7.0 Nougat update to the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.

March 7, 2017 – Verizon US:

Verizon announced that it’s rolling out the Nougat update to Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Edge.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

March 8, 2017 – AT&T US:

AT&T rolled out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active.

Samsung Galaxy Note 5

April 6, 2017 – Sprint US:

Sprint is the first US carrier to release the Nougat update for the Galaxy Note 5.

 Samsung Galaxy S6

March 9, 2017: Europe Unlocked:

After a brief delay, the Galaxy S6 began receiving its update to Android 7 in UK, Germany, Italy, and Switzerland.

March 13, 2017:  India:

Nougat rolled out for the Galaxy S6 in India.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

March 9, 2017: Europe Unlocked:

The Galaxy S6 Edge began receiving its update to Android 7 in UK, Germany, Italy, and Switzerland.

March 13, 2017:  India:

Nougat rolled out for the Galaxy S6 Edge in India.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus

March 21, 2017 – Unlocked:

The device began receiving Nougat in Turkey, followed by Middle Eastern countries, India and other countries.

April 6, 2017 – Sprint US:

Along with the Note 5, Sprint also released the Nougat update for the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2

April 7, 2017 – Unlocked:

Both the 8.0 and 9.7 version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 have started their update process to Android 7 Nougat.


 Sony Nougat update

Sony Xperia X

December 16, 2016 – International:

Android 7.0 Nougat rolled out to the Xperia X.

January 2, 2017 – Beta:

Sony has become the first third-party smartphone maker to release an over-the-air Android 7.1.1 Nougat update to one of its devices.

Sony Xperia X Performance

November 2, 2016 – Beta:

The Android 7.0 Nougat beta went live for registered users.

Sony Xperia X Compact

December 16, 2016 – International:

Android 7.0 Nougat rolled out to the Xperia X.

Sony Xperia Z3+/Z3+ Dual

January 18, 2017 – Unlocked:

Sony is rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat upgrade to the Sony Xperia Z3+ and Z3+ Dual.

February 9, 2017 – Unlocked:

After the initial Nougat rollout was halted on January 23 due to technical issues, Sony resumed the update.

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

January 20, 2017 – Unlocked:

Sony confirmed the rollout of Nougat for the Z4 Tablet.

February 9, 2017 – Unlocked:

After the initial Nougat rollout was halted on January 23 due to technical issues, Sony resumed the update.

Sony Xperia Z5/Z5 Premium

January 17, 2017 – Unlocked:

Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Premium now receiving Android 7.0 Nougat.

February 9, 2017 – Unlocked:

After the initial Nougat rollout was halted on January 23 due to technical issues, Sony resumed the update.


OnePlus Nougat update

OnePlus 3/3T

December 31, 2016 – Unlocked:

Nougat stable OTA update for the OnePlus 3 and 3T begins.

February 18, 2017 – Unlocked:

OnePlus 3 and 3T get Nougat-based Hydrogen OS 3.0 update

March 16, 2017 – Unlocked:

The OTA update version 4.1.0 adds official support for Android 7.1.1 Nougat and new features for both phones.


 LG Nougat Update

LG G5

November 7, 2016 – South Korea:

Android 7 Nougat update for the LG has started its slow rollout.

November 21, 2016 – Sprint US:

Android 7 Nougat update for the G5 has started rolling out on Spint.

February 20, 2017 – AT&T US:

LG G5 owners have been reporting that Android 7.0 Nougat is finally rolling out to their devices.

November 29, 2016 – T-Mobile US:

Android 7.0 Nougat is now rolling out to LG G5 owners with T-Mobile.

November 30, 2016 – US Cellular US:

Android 7.0 Nougat is now rolling out to LG G5 owners with US Cellular.


LG V10

March 6, 2017 – Unlocked:

The V10 will be updated to Nougat in Q2 (March to May), a company official said.

LG G4

March 6, 2017 – Unlocked:

The LG G4 will be updated to Nougat in Q3 (June to August), a company official said.


 

Xiaomi Nougat update

November 16, 2016:

Testers wanted to try out MIUI 8 based on Nougat for Xiaomi Mi 5

January 5, 2017:

Mi Note Pro, 4c and 4S beta testers wanted for Nougat based MIUI 8.

 

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