Update your android nougat to the beta version of android O. Also manually update your Google pixel and pixel XL to android O (Android 8.0) OS. Android 7.1 is the currently use latest version OS. Android nougat 7.0 & 7.1 has great features of spilt screen mode, power notification control, data saver, battery saver, notification settings and more. It’s quiet easy to update android nougat to android O.
Google has already announced next version of android OS is known as android O (Android 8.0). You can download android O public beta on your Google pixel, pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5x, Nexus player and pixel C. You can update android 7.1 to android O to download a developer preview system image of your device. Also get officially automatic OTA updates on your pixel and pixel XL devices. Let see how to update android nougat to android O.
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How to update android nougat to android O / Android 8.0 / Android Oreo
You can easily update android 7.1 to android 8.0 (Android 8.0) if update available on your device. Most of all all android devices have same settings to upgrade your android phone to latest android O version. Some android device has slightly change settings.
Step 1: Go to “Settings” menu on your android nougat 7.0 & 7.1 devices
You can see various settings available on your device.
Step 2: Scroll down until “About phone” and tap on it
Step 3: Tap “System updates”
Now in your device, check any latest software update available or not. If available then automatically download and install in your android device. You can simply update android nougat to android O or upgrade Google pixel and pixel XL to android O (Android 8.0).
First of all Google pixel and pixel XL device is get update of next latest versions android O (Android Oreo). Other devices are Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X and Nexus player. Let’s talk about some of the best features of android O (Android 8.0).
Top best Android O features you should know:
How to use picture in picture mode on android O:
This android O picture-in-picture mode feature is use for manage two apps simultaneously on your device. You can watching YouTube video and use messenger app at same time. One type of multi window mode.
How to use Notification channels on android O:
You can individually manage notifications channels for each group created by a user in different messaging apps. To view notification on android O, long press on app launcher icons in android 8.0 phones. You can anytime change on block notification channel. Also set priority for individual notification in this feature of android O.
Set background limits on android O / Android 8.0 / Android Oreo:
You can set limits on background running app that consuming more power so it will improve battery life on android O / android 8.0.
How to use Autofill framework on android O:
This Autofill framework feature of android O is use to save time to re-typing any information and minimizes user input errors. It will manage the communication between an autofill framework and app. You can used this autofill data in your app after authenticate it. You can enable / disable autofill framework in android O using below settings.
Enable autofill framework on android 8.0:
Settings > Apps & notifications > Defaults apps > Autofill app
Other android O features are adaptive icons, keyboard navigation, multi display support and new Wi-Fi features. That’s all about latest android O or android 8.0 features.
I hope this little tip helps to understand android O features and useful to update android nougat to android O in your Google pixel and pixel XL devices. If you have any kind of trouble, let us know on below comment box, we will respond as soon as possible. Stay connected with us for latest android tips and tricks.