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Android 7.0 Nougat Update For Samsung: When Is Your Phone Getting An Upgrade

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Android 7.0 Nougat

Android 7.0 Nougat is the latest Android OS that many tech junkies are excited about. The new version of the OS is poised to bring some unique and exciting developments, which is not found in previous versions. This is definitely why many Android users are already asking when is the Android 7.0 Nougat update for Samsung going to be available for my device.

Samsung smartphones and tablets primarily run on Android, which makes it one of the biggest consumer base for the Android OS. While the recent flagship smartphones that were released by Samsung ran on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, many users are already asking when the latest OS update is going to arrive for them.

At the moment, Samsung has not yet revealed a timeline as to when the Android 7.0 Nougat update will be coming to their devices. OTA or Over the Air updates for the latest Android OS became available to select devices starting August 22nd but so far there have been no news as to when Samsung smartphones will start getting it.

According to Android Authority, the devices which will be able to download OTAs of the Android 7.0 Nougat are the following: the Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Pixel C and General Mobile 4G.

Android 7.0 Nougat

The same report cites that Samsung is not exactly fast when it comes to rolling out Android updates, saying that it took five months after the Android 6.0 Marshmallow launch on September 29, 2015 before Samsung rolled out its first update with Verizon?s Galaxy Note 5 device.

If the same timeline holds true again this time, Samsung smartphone owners can expect the Android 7.0 Nougat update to arrive in the early part of 2017. This is still a very fluid situation as Samsung may very well surprise everyone with the Android 7 update coming early. Samsung smartphone owners will just have to cross their fingers and wait for more updates from the South Korean electronics giant.

Be sure to check back here soon to find out more news on the Android 7.0 Nougat updates as well as on other trending topics in the world of tech.


Also Read: Android 7.0 Nougat Update: How to Install It Now?

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