Android Nougat – release date and what you should know

There are tons of Android-based smartphones these days and Samsung phones are one of them. It was Android Lollipop and Marshmallow back in 2015 and 2016. The next version of Google operating system is called Android Nougat, and this will be their seventh OS for mobile phones.

Check out the Android Nougat preview below

By the time we posted this article, Android Nougat, or Android N for short is already released. However, depending on your phone brand, you might need to wait before getting the updates.

The good new, Android N is pre-loaded on the new Google Pixel and Pixel XL and it is available to download on Google made phones, such as Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6, Nexus 9, Google Pixel C and then the Nexus Player.

Samsung came with the beta version of Android Nougat with their Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge back in November this year. A more stable version of this OS will set to follow. It requires you to download the Galaxy Beta program app and this is actually another way for this company to sign you up for a Samsung account.

If you are a fan of Samsung Galaxy S series, you can expect to feel the advantage of using Android Nougat in the next Samsung Galaxy S8 by early next year.