Now Essential has officially announced the rollout of the second beta of Android 8.0 Oreo for the Essential Phone. This will bring the build number up to OPM1.170911.213 and will bring new features to the mix, including picture-in-picture support, smart text selection, and more. It also includes bug fixes for good measure.
We’re rolling out Oreo Beta 2 (build OPM1.170911.213) with bug fixes and new features including smart text selection, picture-in-picture and more. The update is going out now via OTA to current Oreo Beta 1 users. Learn more: https://t.co/oonhRCiMpG
— Essential (@essential) December 20, 2017
The update is rolling out now, and for folks who have the first Android 8.0 Oreo beta on their Essential Phone, it can be installed as an over-the-air (OTA) update.
If you have an Essential Phone, are you trying out the Android 8.0 Oreo beta?