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Android 7.0 Nougat: what business users need to know and when it's coming

From TechRepublic

"On Monday, Google officially rolled out Android 7.0 Nougat to some Nexus devices. The update brings useful tools for business users who rely on an Android device to get work done.

Like all recent Android updates, Android 7.0 is coming to newer Nexus devices first. That means current generation devices like the Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player and the Pixel C should be receiving over-the-air (OTA) updates starting Monday August 22, with others to follow.

So, when will your phone get the update? That's difficult to say, because non-Nexus devices require the OEM to sign off on it before releasing it to users. Based on this helpful timeline of what happened with the Android 6.0 release, compiled by Android Authority, the best-case scenario might be a month or two, but you could end up waiting around five months or more.

Interestingly, Google also announced a new device coinciding with the release of Nougat. The LG V20 will be the first device released running Nougat right out of the box. Although no specific release date was given, Google said it is ‘coming soon’.”

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NCC Weekly News Update 23 August 2016 



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