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Android Oreo will finally hit Moto Z and Galaxy S7 smartphones on Verizon “in a few weeks”

June 4, 2018 Doug Demagistris

If you own a Moto Z or Galaxy S7 smartphone on Verizon, I give you full credit for holding your breath on Android Oreo. Unlike some other carriers in the US who rolled out the update for these devices many months ago, Verizon is yet to do so and has told owners of these devices many times that the update is coming. After a long wait, the update is almost ready and will release “in a few weeks.”

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LG introduces new Software Upgrade Center for faster Android OTA updates

April 13, 2018 Doug Demagistris

LG has never been the best provider of on-time Android software updates over-the-air for its mobile devices. Reason being the company’s large collection of devices, all with different Android versions and varying software features. Not to mention, LG’s skin is also on the heavier side despite some refining over the years on flagship models. But to help all of that, LG announced ‘Software Upgrade Center’ this week.

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Galaxy Note 8 will receive Android Oreo in 2-3 weeks

March 26, 2018 Doug Demagistris

As you know, Samsung is not the fastest when it comes to Android updates. Rather, the company’s focus is more about giving you the best hardware up-front. But, in a rare exchange over the weekend, the South Korean giant confirmed when we’ll see Android Oreo.

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These Android Wear smartwatches will get Google’s new Android Oreo update

December 11, 2017 Doug Demagistris

Last week, Google released Oreo for Android Wear. However, only LG’s Watch Sport and Watch Style saw the update arrive over-the-air. To give some clarification as to which Android Wear smartwatches will receive the latest Oreo update, Google confirmed a full list of those eligible and published it on one Google support page.

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