Latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update: What You Need To Know
- January 03, 2017 /
- Mobile Applications
The latest Android update was released back in August and immediately Google confirmed that its next update will be coming soon. Yes, after Android 7.0 Nougat, Google released 7.1 Nougat in December and even 7.1.1 for the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel, Pixel XL and Pixel C tablet. So, in a situation where the latest update is restricted to only a few selected models, there might be a lot of factors that you might be not aware of. This article will educate you more about the new Nougat and its features.
There are some features and additional tweaks over the original release and there might be more changes coming in sometime. Even the developer preview is completed and OTA files have been already released by Google. It means, users can install it themselves or they can wait for the air notifications and files.
Some of the new features are reflected from the Pixel which include round icons, app shortcuts on the home screen and launcher icons. The keyboard now comes with images and GIF support and Night light. The consecutive update is related to bug fixing and some of the new emoji characters.
The devices that are getting Nougat 7.1.1: – The new Pixel and Pixel XL have already received the latest update and the other phones which are getting this update includes Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel C tablet, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player are getting it too. In addition to this, Nexus 6 will be added in the list at the later stage but, for now the latest Nougat 7.1.1 is missing in Nexus 5 and Nexus 6.
How To Get Nougat 7.1.1?
There are various ways through which you can get 7.1.1 Nougat today. One of the easiest way is to wait for the air notification on the device. The ones who are on Android beta testing, they don’t have to wait a long till the official release.
- Join the Android 7.1 Nougat Beta and register your device
- Install the factory image
- Download and manually flash the OTA files
Now almost every Goole Pixel and Nexus users should have received the latest Nougat update and if not then you will get in about 7-10 days.
The Actual Release Date
As of now, the Nougat 7.1.1 have been official to the above-mentioned models only. If you are having Nexus 6 then wait a for few days. If you have Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus Player, Nexus 9, Pixel C or any of the PIxel series then try the latest Android now. Otherwise, wait for a few dates for air update for the efficacious experience.
The latest update will also be beneficial for android app developes and other app development companies. So, if you have not taken your business to app, then hurry up, the latest update will further push users to use apps more and the committed as well competent team of LogicSpice is here to help you in getting the best out of every situation.