Google starts rolling out Android Nougat to Nexus devices

Tuesday 23 August 2016 | 08:22 CET | News
Google has started rolling out the latest version of the Android mobile operator system to its own Nexus devices. First previewed in March, Android 7.0 Nougat comes with over 250 major features, Google said. Android 7.0 will roll out in the coming weeks to the Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Pixel C and the General Mobile 4G (Android One) as an over-the-air software update. LG will be the first manufacturer to introduce a phone with Nougat, on the upcoming LG V20.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: General Mobile / Google / LG
Countries: World
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