Updates to Android Nougat by manufacturer
|Lg||Sony||Huawei / Honor||Moto / Lenovo|
The last day of January, 2017 Beta images were released with Android 7 .1.2 Nougat for Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel C and Nexus Player. The lucky holders of a Pixel and that are part of the Beta program received this beta via OTA. In April the final version was released for the international versions with compilation number N2G47E. In addition, there is also a version available for the devices flagged by Telekom in Germany and another for Verizon in the United States.
The smartphone s of Google, the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL , came directly from Android Nougat 7.1 by default. Currently they are in the Android version .1.2 Nougat and, unfortunately, some users report problems with the fingerprint sensor in both Pixel and Nexus .
Nexus terminals began to receive Android 7.0 Nougat 14 days after the release of this new version . Originally version 7.1.1 was exclusive to the Pixel, which would not reach the Nexus until December 2016.
The Nexus 4 was left without receiving its update to Marshmallow, and with him all the previous models. This time it was the turn of the Nexus 5 that has not received the new version of Android Nougat . For these devices there are unofficial ROMs that have managed to bring Android Nougat to the old Nexus .
Android Nougat Google Updates
|NEXUS 5||Do not|
|NEXUS 4||Do not|
|NEXUS 7||Do not|
The HTC 10 in Europe began upgrading to Andorid Nougat on January 24 (although it had a break for some later problems). The HTC A9 began to receive Nougat in late March.
The Taiwanese company confirmed in October 2016 the update to Nougat of HTC 10 , One A9 and One M9. The HTC 10 began receiving the update in late November in some markets. Its partners, HTC One A9 and HTC One M9 have had to wait another week, but from December 6 at night will begin to upgrade to Android Nougat 7.0
Android Nougat HTC Updates
|HTC ONE M9||Yes|
|HTC ONE M8||No information|
|HTC ONE A9||Yes|
|HTC ONE X9||No information|
The Sony Concept Team has announced that it will very soon launch an update with Android 7 .1.2 Nougat for the Xperia X. In addition they say they have solved the problems with the sensor of fingerprints that are suffering the Pixel and Nexus .
The update of the Xperia Z5 range , due to inconsistency problems, paused during the last week of January. The devices affected by these bugs are the Xperia Z5 , Z3 + and Z4 Tablet . According to Sony, the main thing is to ensure the user experience.
Sony released the release of the update for the Xperia X and Xperia X Compact. How to comment on your tweet the availability will depend a little on the country you are in but in a few days should reach all users.
The Japanese company unveiled the list of handsets that would update to Android Nougat , but this time was not as ambitious as with Marshmallow. Sony includes the flags search from Xperia Z3 + onwards and all of the new series Xperia X. That is, all the device from the Z3 backwards are left without updating, unfortunately. To be confirmed, the latest mid-range devices remain.
Android Nougat Sony Updates
|DEVICE||ANDROID 7 .0|
|SONY XPERIA Z3 +||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA Z4 TABLET||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA Z5||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA Z5 COMPACT||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA Z5 PREMIUM||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA X||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA X COMPACT||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA XA||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA XA ULTRA||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA X PERFORMANCE||Yes|
|SONY XPERIA XZ||Yes|
LG confirmed the release of the update to Android 7.0 Nougat for the LG G5 . The first country to receive it was South Korea. In the following weeks spread by Asia, America and progressively to the rest of markets. According to a South Korean magazine, LG is scheduled to upgrade the LG G4 to Android 7.0 Nougat . Distribution is expected to begin in the second half of 2017. Over the past few years LG has become one of the fastest manufacturers to upgrade its handsets (albeit with exceptions). The LG G4 was the first Android phone that updated Android Marshmallow.
The Moto Z Play was beginning to receive Android Nougat in the United States at the end of January. A India and Brazil arrived on February 7 and from here it has been spreading throughout the rest of markets. The Moto Z and Moto Z Force devices received on November 21 the update to Android Nougat . From October 17 the Moto G4 to Nougat are being updated.
Android Nougat Moto Updates
|DEVICE||ANDROID 7 .0|
|MOTO Z FORCE||Yes|
|MOTO Z PLAY||Yes|
|MOTO G4 PLUS||Yes|
|MOTO G4 PLAY||Yes|
|MOTO X STYLE||Yes|
|MOTO X PLAY||Yes|
|MOTO X FORCE||Yes|
|MOTO G 3ª (2015)||–|
OnePlus 3 and 3T already have the stable version available with Android 7 .1.1 Nougat. This upgrade in addition to versionupgrade has improvements in the treatment of images and in the gallery. Some local connection and compatibility issues with third-party applications are also addressed. The Beta version for these two devices is currently on Android 7 .1.2.
The update of the OnePlus 2 has been most anticipated by the fans of the brand that still keep this great smartphone . Unfortunately OnePlus has confirmed through an interview in Android Authority that the OnePlus 2 will not receive the update to Android Nougat . The reason seems to be that the moment of development of OnePlus 2 the computer of sorftware was not so powerful and now they have other things at hand. A few weeks ago a users asked the support about its update and the answerseemed the chronicle of a death announced: “we’ve discontinued updates for dated devices”
|DEVICE||ANDROID 7.0 NOUGAT||ANDROID 7 .1.1 NOUGAT|
|ONEPLUS 2||Do not||Do not|
|ONEPLUS X||No information||No information|
Good news for the Galaxy A3 (2016). In Hungary has begun the update with firmware number A310FXXU3CQE6 that weighs around 1 GB. This update passes the device from Marshmallow to Nougat, including features such as multi-window mode, Doze advanced mode and a redesigned interface. As always we will have to squeeze a little more our patience to receive the update via OTA in the rest of markets but at least it is already on the way.
On January 17, the update to Nougat for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge has officially been released in Europe . Samsung has already confirmed that the Galaxy A 2016 device family will receive Android Nougat 7.0. They have not yet released the exact date on which the update will occur .
The one that seems to update at some point this February is the Galaxy A5, yes, the first of 2014. According to Australian operator Optus , the Galaxy A5 is testing a beta with Android 7 .0, so the release Is imminent.
Samsung Nougat Android Updates
|ANDROID 7 .0||ANDROID 7 .1|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY S7 / EDGE||Yes||In the|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY S6 / EDGE||Yes||In the|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY A5 (2016)||Scheduled||In the|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2016)||Yes||In the|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY A8 (2016)||Scheduled||In the|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 7||–||–|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 5||Yes||In the|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 4||Do not||Nein|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB A (WITH S PEN)||Scheduled||In the|
|SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB S2||Yes||In the|
The Honor 6X had planned upgrade to Android Nougat during March but two months later in early May, finally, he is getting the update reports GMSArena . The device that was released earlier this year during the CES of Las Vegas came with Android Marshmallow, something negative for a device released after Nougat took 6 months released.
The well-known Chinese manufacturer took out the Mate 9 with Android 7.0 native Nougat and has received some updates but none has brought Android 7 .1.1. The Hawai P9 and P9 Plus have already received Nougat in Europe and their partners Mate 8 , Nova and Nova Plus should upgrade to Android 7.0 Nougat with version 5.0 of EMUI during the first quarter of 2017.
The Huawei P9 Lite also planned to update the first quarter of the year but in the absence of a few days to expire the deadline Huawei delays the upgrade to the second quarter of the year. The reason for postponing the upgrade is that they had problems during the beta test phase of the P9 Lite. Users who participated in the program were not entirely satisfied with the results and the little autonomy that had been cut in several hours, as reported by the unofficial media huawei.blog .
At the moment the brand has only confirmed that Nougat officially receive the following devices: Honor 5C and Honor 8, which by the way already has begun to receive it. There remain for the moment the Honor 7 and the Honor 5X.
|Huawei P9 Plus||Yes|
|Huawei P9 Lite||Yes|
|Huawei Nova Plus||Yes|
|Huawei Mate 8||Yes|
|Huawei Mate S||–|
After starting the update to Nougat in the Mi 5, Xiaomi confirms now that the update will be available soon in several of its smartpohnes. The list published through the Chinese blog IThome includes the following models: My 4c, My 4s, My Note, My Max, My 5s, My Note 2, My Mix and some new faces like the Mi 6 and Mi Max 2.
|DEVICE||ANDROID 7.0 NOUGAT||ANDROID 7 .1 NOUGAT|
|XIAOMI MI5S PLUS||Yes||–|
|XIAOMI MI 4C||Yes||–|
|XIAOMI MI 4S||Yes||–|
|XIAOMI MY NOTE||Yes||–|
|XIAOMI MY NOTE 2||Yes||–|
|XIAOMI MY MIX||Yes||–|
|REDMI NOTE 4X||Yes||–|
|XIAOMI MI 6||–||Yes|
|XIAOMI MI MAX 2||–||Yes|
|XIAOMI MI 5C||–||Yes|
Android 7 .1.1 Nougat arrives at the end of March to the new range BQ Aquaris U. The three devices of this line have already available the update via OTA. Among the new features introduced in this version we have the multiventana, new notifications system, quick accesses, new BQ Launcher similar to the Pixel Launcher, quick actions on home screen shortcuts and new access to contacts for emergency situations.
During the first half of March the Aquaris X5 Plus was the first device of the Spanish manufacturer to upgrade to the Androidversion .1.1 Nougat. The first device outside the Google ecosystem that updated this version .
The Spanish manufacturer published through its official Twitter account the devices of its range that will update to Android 7.0 Nougat . For the first quarter: Aquaris U , Aquaris X5 Plus and Aquaris A4.5 with Android One. For the second quarter of 2017 the update will also reach the Aquaris X5 , M5 and M5.5.
Android Nougat BQ Updates
|BQ AQUARIS U PLUS||Yes 7.1.1|
|BQ AQUARIS U||Yes 7.1.1|
|BQ AQUARIS U LITE||Yes 7.1.1|
|BQ AQUARIS 5X PLUS||Yes 7.1.1|
|BQ AQUARIS A4.5||Coming soon|
|BQ AQUARIS 5X||Coming soon|
|BQ AQUARIS M5||Coming soon|
|BQ AQUARIS M5.5||Coming soon|
Asus was not very clear when he was going to be able to update his devices to Nougat. The Zenfone 3 Deluxe (ZS550KL) and Zenfone 3 (ZE520KL) began upgrading in the first quarter. During the second quarter of the year the rest of the series Zenfone 3 in all its variants also has received Nougat. The last to upgrade were the Zefone Zoom and the ZenPad 3S 10 tablet .
The update to Android Nougat eliminates the Share Link application but its functions can be obtained through the applications ZenLink and File Manager. We also found some modifications in the manufacturer’s interface.
ASUS Nougat Android Updates
|ASUS ZENFONE 3||Yes|
|ASUS ZENFONE 3 DELUXE||Yes|
|ASUS ZENFONE 3 LASER||Yes|
|ASUS ZENFONE 3 MAX||Yes|
|ASUS ZENFONE ZOOM||Yes|
|ZENPAD 3S 10||Yes|
In January, Nokia launched the smartphone world, this time by HMD Global and with three devices Nokia 6 (previously launched in China), Nokia 5 and Nokia 3. The three devices range from the entry of range to A midrange and arrived with Android 7.0 Nougatand the promise of constant updates.
Nvidia had already brought Nougat to Shiel TV (2015) a few weeks ago and is now looking for beta tester users of its Shield and Shield K1 tablet to test the upgrade of these two devices to Android 7.0 Nougat . Apparently, and if all goes well, Nvidia plans to update these two tablets in the coming weeks.
Excited by Android 7.0 Nougat or overwhelmed by the speed of updates?