If everywhere you see the number 7, do not worry. This is a good sign for future updates, technical innovations, as well as the launch of new devices. The whole world looks forward to the full release of Android 7 Nougat for new equipment. Mention of updates, it is worth recalling that Android 7.1.1 Nougat, which was released on 5th December, introduced as the creators have identified “a number of great features and solutions, which bring the total Pixel functionalities”. At this moment full access to the fast update and have the unit directly supported by Google are phones: Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus Player, Pixel C and General Mobile 4G (popularly known as Android One).
Samsung also is working on Android Nougat update.
Unfortunately, this is a big minus for the other mobile manufacturers. However, as reported by the latest news, Samsung has decided to remove unnecessary small patches for Nougat 7.0 version. They are going to prepare the update for their devices directly to the Android Nougat 7.1.1 version. Currently announced changes are a dedicated for Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge mobiles. As we know from the report conducted by GSM Arena, the rectification comes some information. We can expect that not every market will receive the direct update for Nougat 7.1.1 for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. For an example in Australia, people have already had time to deploy phones running Android Nougat 7.0 version.
The good news is also that each participant of Android Beta Program, not even having the Pixel or Nexus series device, will be able to obtain the final version of the system. Unfortunately, access to this system is still limited by the closed beta tests. This is currently available for users living in the United States, Great Britain and South Korea. What’s more, each of these users in addition to regional restrictions, you must be a member of the Galaxy Beta Program.
What does Android 7.1.1 Nougat update introduce?
Key features, which adds Android 7 include new emoticons, so necessary nowadays option to promote gender equality, the new camera app, and the refreshed version of the keyboard. New keyboard should be the most important for most of us, because it will allow us to send stickers and GIF images in applications such as Google Allo, Messenger or Google Hangouts. Added shortcuts will also facilitate use of the system, this way, we will be able to quickly get to our favourite features by several finger moves.
Of course, all this is combined with the previous functionalities introduced in Nougat 7.0 version, i.e. up to 72 new emoticons, quick switch to the application, better optimized battery management and a split screen. So we are waiting for really interesting system, which is worth the wait. If you would like to get the newest Android Nougat operating system faster, then you always can buy one of the phones supported by Google.