Motorola DROID Turbo 2 receives OTA update to Android 7.0

The Motorola DROID Turbo 2 is right now receiving its update to Android 7.0. Verizon is disseminating the update OTA, with software version 25.11.10. Once you receive the notification that the update has arrived, make sure that your battery is fully charged before proceeding. In addition, you should make sure that you are connected to a Wi-Fi network before continuing with the updating process.

Android 7.0 Nougat includes the multitasking multi-window feature which allows you to look at two apps at the same time. With the update, quick settings can be customized in the order that you want, …


T-Mobile starts seeding Android 7.0 Nougat for LG Stylo 2 Plus

LG Stylo 2 Plus, the mid-range Android smartphone making the rounds at various carriers in the United States, has just been updated to Android 7.0 Nougat. If you’re a T-Mobile customer and own LG’s handset, then you’ll be pleased to know you’re eligible for a software upgrade.

T-Mobile updated its support website to confirm its LG Stylo 2 Plus is now getting Android 7.0 Nougat. Software version K55010p is what you’ll be looking for in order to upgrade the phone.

Aside from the new feature and improvements included in Android 7.0 Nougat, T-Mobile also mentions …

AT&T starts rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat update for LG G5

Following the release of Android 7.0 Nougat for Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, AT&T is now seeding the same update for another 2016 flagship smartphone, the LG G5. Although AT&T hasn’t made it official yet, many customers report Android 7.0 Nougat has arrived on their LG G5 smartphones.

According to the screenshots published on Reddit, LG G5 owners at AT&T should look for a firmware update with build number NRD90U. It appears that the update is about 1.5GB in size, so make sure you have enough storage before attempting to upgrade to Android 7.0 Nougat.

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Galaxy S7 and S7 edge get Android 7.0 Nougat on Sprint

While the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are unquestionably great in almost every aspect, it’s not always plain sailing for those rocking Sammy’s still-flagship duo. No matter how many bells and whistles they can boast, they’re not exempt from those oh-so-slow firmware updates and hence, many owners have still not yet seen any of the six-month-old Android 7.0 Nougat. Still, Sprint users can today breathe a sigh of relief, for the long-awaited Nougat roll-out has finally begun.

AT&T has been busily pushing Nougat out to Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users in recent times, as has …

T-Mobile's Galaxy S7 Nougat beta users start getting the official Android 7.0 update

While the unlocked Exynos versions of the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in UK, Germany and other places have been receiving the Android 7.0 Nougat update on their handsets, the US carriers are still dragging their feet a month after Samsung announced the official rollout. That’s to be expected, of course, as the local units are powered by a different chipset, and… carriers. 

T-Mobile, however, is almost ready with the update, it seems, as it has started pushing retail Nougat with the new Samsung UX overlay to its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users who subscribed for the beta version …

Nvidia's Shield Tablet K1 is now receiving Android 7.0 Nougat

Although the hype surrounding tablets are certainly died down quite a bit over the years, there are still plenty of good options to choose from. Apple’s iPad still remains as the king if money isn’t an object and you want the best of the best, options such as the Asus ZenPad Z8 and 3S 10 offer a lot of bang for your buck, and if you’re looking to spend no more than $200 but still want something that’s enjoyable to use, you’ve got devices like the Nvidia Shield Tablet K1. The Shield Tablet K1 was originally released back in 2015, but despite its age, it still has quite a lot to offer for just …

Android 7.0 starts rolling out to the unlocked Moto Z

Good news today for those who purchased the unlocked Motorola Moto Z directly from the manufacturer. As promised, the update to Android 7.0 has begun rolling out to the handset OTA. That means that those sporting the model will soon be able to avail themselves of the new features that come with Android 7.0. We are talking about the enhanced version of Doze which improves your battery life, the multi-task multi-screen, an improved notification system, the ability to close all open apps with a single tap, and more. It also adds support for Google’s Daydream VR platform.

When you receive notification …

Android 7.0 update for the German Moto Z Play is delayed until next month

Motorola Germany’s official Twitter account is delivering some bad news today to owners of the unlocked Moto Z Play in that country. The update to Android 7.0 that was expected to hit the phone by the end of January, is now scheduled for March. And the Moto Z Play isn’t the only Moto handset in Germany that is affected by a Nougat delay. The Moto G4 family made up of the Moto G4, Moto G4 Plus and Moto G4 Play were also supposed to receive the tasty Nougat update at the end of last month. But this never happened.

With the delay, German owners of the Moto G4, Moto G4 Plus and Moto G4 Play …

Sony halts Android 7.0 Nougat rollout for Xperia Z5, Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z4 Tablet? (Confirmed)

UPDATE: Sony confirmed that it pulled the Android 7.0 Nougat update for all its Xperia devices after discovering some audio-related issues and problems with SD card encrypted data read performance: Here is the company’s official statement:

We were made aware of reports from some users experiencing inconsistencies related to audio playback via third-party apps and SD card encrypted data read performance, after upgrading to Android 7.0, Nougat. We’ve identified the root cause and are aiming to provide corrective firmware and re-commence the rollout …

The HTC One A9 is receiving an update containing Android 7.0 and a security update?

ROM developer and HTC tipster @LlabTooFeR has sent a tweet with some good news for HTC One A9 users. The unlocked version of the mid-ranger is currently in the middle of receiving Android 7.0. The device was released more than 14 months ago with Android 6.0 pre-installed. The update is bundled with the latest security update for Android and also includes system enhancements. When you receive the notification that the update has arrived, make sure that you are connected to a Wi-Fi network before you start downloading and installing Android 7.0. You should also make sure that the battery is charged …