Android O is finally official and Google has partnered with snack producer Nabsico to call the next version of Android Oreo. This new update comes with cool features that you can't really imagine. Some phones have been selected to get Android Oreo 8.0 Update, so in this post, we will take a look at list of phones that will get Android 8.0 Oreo update.
You might be hoping that your phone should be on the list below, but not all phones can compatible to get the update. As of August 2017, only 12.3 per cent of Android devices are running Android Nougat 7.0 and 1.2 per cent are running Nougat 7.1 which is a fairly dismal adoption rate.
We should also know that Lollipop and Marshmallow still continue to dominate the Android smartphone market. So with this, let's now see the phones that were selected to get android 8.0.
list of phones that will get Android 8.0 Oreo update
1. Google Pixel, Nexus
The Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus Player and Pixel C tablet will be receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update.
Nokia had already announced a while back that it will be updating the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 to Android Oreo. HMD Global has also confirmed that the recently launched Nokia 8 will be receiving the Android 8.0 update.
OnePlus has confirmed that the OnePlus 5 will be updated to Android Oreo. The company has also confirmed that the update will be landing on the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T, claiming that Android 8.0 will be the last major Android version update for both the 3 and 3T.
4. Coolpad Cool Play 6
Coolpad claims that the recently launched Cool Play 6 will be updated to Android O by December 2017. It is not known if the company will update their previous smartphones to Android 8.0.
5. Essential PH-1
Andy Rubin, the co-founder of Android unveiled the Essential PH-1 modular smartphone a few months back. The Google's Android 8.0 Blog post confirms that Essential is one of the companies working on Android O development.
HTC has confirmed that the HTC U11 will be updated to Android O. IT is also widely expected that the recently launched HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play will be updated to Oreo. Not quite sure, but some claims that the HTC 10, HTC 10 Evo, HTC Desire 10 Pro and HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle will receive the update.
Asus announced that it will be updating its current line-up of devices to Android 8.0. The smartphones include ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4 Max, ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, ZenFone 3 Max and ZenFone 3 Laser.
These are the list of phones that will get Android 8.0 Oreo update. Should Google have included more phones to receive the 8.0 update? Share this good news with friends and comment below if you feel the list is incomplete. Have a nice day.
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