On 07-Nov-2017 In Smartphones
Honestly, you might think that Android Oreo is here for a while and many phones around are already running on it. And in fact, the release of Android 8.1 Developers Preview makes it even older. But believe it or not, Android Oreo is still very new to the Android OS world and every smartphone maker is working hard to push its update. Chances are you might not be running on Android Oreo but your phone maker might be thinking to roll-out an update. So here is an anticipated list of Android smartphones that are very probable to receive an Android Oreo 8.0 update very soon.Also, note that this is not an official list released by phone makers but all these phones are pretty much capable of handling Android Oreo 8.0. Hence there are positive chances that they will receive Android 8.0 update.
Samsung is testing Android Oreo 8.0 on a couple of their latest flagships and already rolled out a beta update for the same. But many of the devices which have no updates for beta version will also receive the Android Oreo 8.0 update. So here is the list. - Galaxy S8 - Galaxy S8 Plus- Galaxy S8 Active - Galaxy Note 8 - Galaxy S7/Galaxy S7 Edge - Galaxy S7 Active - Galaxy J7 2017 - Galaxy J7 Max - Galaxy J5 2017 - Galaxy A7 2017 - Galaxy A5 2017
Every phone of Nokia brand's new Android release is very much expected to get Android Oreo update. And even Nokia is very positive on the same. - Nokia 8- Nokia 6- Nokia 5- Nokia 3- Nokia 2
Motorola devices have always been great on updates (thanks to the stock OS), hence there is a huge list of the devices eligible for an update. - Moto Z - Moto Z Droid - Moto Z Force Droid - Moto Z Play - Moto Z Play Droid - Moto Z2 Play - Moto Z2 Force Edition - Moto X4 - Moto G5 - Moto G5 Plus - Moto G5S - Moto G5S Plus - Moto G4 Plus
LG has recently introduced OS Preview which enables the beta update of Android OS on the eligible devices. But here is a wide list of the devices you can expect to receive the update.
Now we know Xiaomi might not be great at updates especially because of custom UI- MIUI. But still, there are a couple of devices that will receive the update. - Mi A1 - Mi Mix - Mi Mix 2 - Mi Max 2 - Mi 6 - Mi 5X - Mi 5S/5S Plus - Mi Note 2 - Mi Note 3 - Redmi Note 5A
Though we haven't seen many new devices from Lenovo recently but there are a few devices that may get the update. - Lenovo K8 - Lenovo K8 Note - Lenovo K8 Plus
There early-stage devices from OnePlus- OnePlus One, OnePlus Two will be missing the official Android Oreo update. Though the user of these handsets may soon find an unofficial ROM but the doors of an official update are closed. Eligible devices:- OnePlus 3- OnePlus 3T- OnePlus 5
Asus might suck on update side but luckily few of their flagship devices will be receiving the Android Oreo 8.0 update. - ZenFone AR- ZenFone 4 - ZenFone 4 Max - ZenFone 4 Max Pro - ZenFone 4 Selfie/Selfie Pro - ZenFone 3/3 Ultra - ZenFone 3 Laser - ZenFone 3 Deluxe
Offering many devices at flagship price range, it is already expected that the most Huawei devices will receive the Android Oreo update. But here is a list of expected devices. - Huawei Mate 9 Pro- Huawei Mate 9 - Huawei P10 Plus - Huawei P10 - Huawei P10 Lite - Huawei P9 Plus - Huawei P9 - Huawei P9 Lite - Huawei Mate 9 - Huawei Mate 8