Google Pixel getting android 8.1 Oreo OTA updates

Here’s all about how to download Android 8.1 Oreo OTA update for Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Nexus 6p and Nexus 5X. Recently my Google Pixel getting Android 8.1 Oreo OTA updates. You can download android 8.1 Oreo update for your Google Pixel devices. First of all Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL will be able to download and update the latest android 8.1 Oreo version in him devices.

Android Beta users will receive the final version of update. You can download factory images and flash manually in your pixel and Nexus devices. Check in your Google Pixel and Pixel XL device if any updates available. My Google Pixel getting android 8.1 Oreo OTA updates.

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Google Pixel getting android 8.1 Oreo OTA updates: How to

To update your Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2 to android 8.1 Oreo, check OTA update is available in your device or not. Follow below steps to check Google Pixel getting android 8.1 Oreo OTA updates.

Step 1: Go to settings in your Google Pixel/Pixel XL/Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL

Step 2: Tap on System


Step 3: Tap on System update

Step 4: Tap on check for update

Now if android 8.1 Oreo OTA update available, you can see 566.6 MB update in your Google Pixel, Pixel 2 and other supported android 8.1 Oreo devices.

Google Pixel getting android 8.1 Oreo OTA updates

Step 5: Tap on Download and install

Pixel 2 OTA System update available android 8.1 Oreo

Step 6: After completed download, tap on restart now to update

Android 8.1 Oreo OTA update for Google Pixel 2 XL

Now your Google Pixel, Pixel XL and Pixel 2 updated to android 8.1 Oreo.

Android 8.1 Oreo new features:

Change dark & light theme using wallpaper

Change Google Pixel theme to set wallpaper

Want to change theme on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL 8.1 Oreo? In latest android 8.1 devices has automatically set dark theme when set black wallpaper in your devices. To get android Oreo 8.1 dark theme on your Google Pixel & Pixel XL device, just set black wallpaper. If you have a set dark color theme on Google Pixel, your app drawer, quick settings and folder looks like black and light wallpaper will look white background.

Add recent apps in apps & notifications in android 8.1 Oreo

Latest Android 8.1 Oreo update has added recently opened apps option in apps and notifications settings.

How to see recently opened apps in android 8.1 Oreo:

Recently opened apps feature android 8.1 Oreo

Settings > Apps & notifications > recently opened apps

One notification sound per second on apps:

When your internet connection is disabling and after few second your Pixel 2 Oreo 8.1 device connects to internet, there are several pending notifications in your device. All notifications come at same time and it’s some time annoying you. But in latest android 8.1 Oreo devices, an app can send only one notification alert sound at one time, even if several notifications pending in your devices.

 Disable hide running apps in the background notifications in android 8.1 Oreo

We already discussed about hide apps running in background notification on android Oreo 8.0. In android 8.1 Oreo devices, you can disable running in the background notification without using a third party app. This app is show as apps using battery in your device screen and you can disable it directly from that.

I hope this tutorial helpful to see Google Pixel getting android 8.1 Oreo OTA updates. Check in your device any updates available or not. Don’t miss out our other latest android 8.0 Oreo tips.

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