Google has released its monthly security bulletin for January. There are two levels, one for January 1 and one for January 5. The first level covers only one critical fix and the other covers a lot more, many of which are related to NVIDIA and Qualcomm.
The factory images and OTA images are now available ... Read More »
Sony is officially the first manufacturer to release an Android 7.1.1 update for its devices other than Google… technically.
Sony has released the 7.1.1 update for the Xperia X. The catch is that the update is available through the experimental track of the Sony Concept program, which is basically a “beta” ... Read More »
T-Mobile is updating its Samsung Galaxy Note 7, effectively rendering it useless. Yes, this update will disable charging of the battery altogether. You’ll have a dead phone on your hands.
The update is 113.75MB and will require at least a 30% charge before installing. While this is a shame, folks shouldn’t ... Read More »
The OnePlus 2 might be an older device, but it has not yet been forgotten. The device is now getting an update to OxygenOS 3.5.5, which brings many fixes and new features (though it’s not Nougat). Here’s a full list of changes:
The OnePlus 3T is getting an update starting today, and though it’s not Android 7.0 Nougat, it’s still an important one. There are a ton of bug fixes and improvements rolled into this one that affect daily usability. Here’s a full changelog:
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OnePlus is updating both the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T with new versions of OxygenOS (3.2.8 and 3.5.3 respectively). The updates are packed with fixes and a few new features. Here’s the full changelog:
Vodafone has put up a page for the next major software update for the Nexus 6P, and it’s claiming that the update will be Android 7.1.1. The device currently has a developer preview for Android 7.1.1, but this should be the official update.
The update ... Read More »
Grace UX is a new version of TouchWiz that debuted on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. While that device was troublesome, its user interface was well-received and considered an improvement over Samsung’s previous versions of TouchWiz.
Now the Galaxy Note is getting that new interface. The Note ... Read More »
HTC has announced that the unlocked variant of the HTC 10 is now receiving the update to Android 7.0 Nougat in the US. You should now be seeing the update roll out, though like with all rollouts, it might take some time to get to you.
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LG is pushing hard to keep up with updates. Despite the software skin and being a carrier model, the Sprint version of the LG G5 is now receiving an update to Android 7.0 Nougat.
The update brings features like direct replies from notifications, an improved Doze ... Read More »