Android 7.1, Android Nougat duplicated by Google, is officially distributed on existing Android phones currently. First found on the Google Pixel XL phones, Android Turron offers many new features compared to previous versions and marshmallow. Do not smell the taste of multitasking in split screen, and better management of resources, which helps increase battery life.
We have compiled a great list when you can expect your phone to receive the update Nougat, but Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and OnePlus 3T have already received this update live.
And Google has already released its new version of Android in 2017, until now known only as Android O. You can download Android O on your phone now, in beta phase, at least, to see some of these new features.
Next, let’s explain why you should try to be the latest version of Android and how you can actually upgrade your smartphone now.
What are the best Android nougat features and should they update?
Android nougat, released in late 2016, is the best version of Android. Nougat adds a lot of features of interest in Google’s operating system, installing and updating the many existing features to improve. Visit our android nougat view for a closer look at the new features.
With performance improvements thrown into the mix, even slightly older Android phones should work well with 7.1 Nougat. So there is no obvious reason not to upgrade your phone when the nougat is available for your laptop.
How to update your Android phone with Nougat
It’s easy to check if your phone has an update for Android nougat, then download and install this update.
First, enter the setup menu of your Android phone. On most Android devices, simply select ‘About Phone’ at the bottom of the menu and give it a flash. Finally, select “System Update”. It automatically checks for Android updates and to download and install, if one is found.
Some Android phones follow the same procedure, but the wording or placement will be slightly different. For example, some mobile, this option is called software update instead of system updates. However, it is the same.
Note that some phones have a separate update section in the main configuration menu. If you can not find a phone upgrade option for kids, instead check.
If the upgrade to Android 7.1 is ready, accept the terms and make sure you are connected to a reliable WLAN. This allows you to use both the data volume because the Android nougat update will be quite large.
Now all you have to do is wait and maybe even a delicious drink while you download and install the OTA package. This would involve a restart of the phone, at which time your device will be updated to Android 7.1. Congratulations!
To update your phone to Android 7.1.2 and Android O now
Android O was officially launched by Google in beta form. This allows anyone to download the previous version of Android O, to test their overall team (as a brand Google phone).
Of course, as with any beta software, you do so at your own risk. There is an option (whatever) Android or build your precious mobile phone, resulting in a cluttered back to Android Nougat. Take it carefully.
Android or on your phone, visit the website for Android developers, especially Android download page. From here you can download the system image to your mobile phone selected and follow the instructions to open Google. Everything you need is on this page.
Note that only the latest version of Google accepted beta Android updates. In other words, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel and Pixel XL. You can also try Android or Nexus Player and Portable Pixel C.
You can also download the Android 7.1.2 at the time of writing. If you have a Google branded phone, this is done through the update function system: Android 7.1.2 Download and update your phone to an OTA update.
But if your phone is not updated and do not have enough patience to wait for the OTA update, you can download the factory image from Google and install it manually. Note that this will erase the device, make sure to back it up first.