Android O 8.0 – Release Date, How To Get It, and Features


Android Oreo 8.0 has been released. It’s called the Android O for short. Google has unveiled its new, latest major Android operating system update, and it will be released in the coming days. HTC also has confirmed that its recent flagship phones will be updated to Android Oreo.

How To Get It

As said before, it has already been released. To install it now, you require a compatible device. The current list is –

  1. Google Pixel XL
  2. Google Pixel
  3. Nexus 5X
  4. Pixel C
  5. Nexus 6P

To install it, follow the procedure by TechRadar.

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What if you don’t have a compatible device?

You will have to be patient and wait. But it will come, that is for sure. You just have to wait for a while. There is no exact date for the release of Android O for other phones, as it varies for every phone.


Here are confirmed features of Android O.

Faster Start-up Speeds

Phones will boot faster than ever before. Google says that phones will be up to 2 times more faster than before in start-up speeds in the all new Android O.

Better Audio

Android O features better audio features, and audio quality can be increased when you use these features.

Better Notifications

Instead of swiping down from the top to see your notifications, Android O now features notifications which appear upon swiping on a particular app.

New interactive icons

There are interactive wallpapers available for Android, but now there are icons as well. Android O features adaptive icons, which move with accordance of the user’s touch.

New Emojis

Google will be replacing the old emojis of Nougat and replacing them with new ones in Android O.

New Easter Egg

The new easter egg of Android O has an octopus which floats around upon clicking.


In conclusion, the new version of Android is splendid. Fans cannot wait for their phones to support Android O.




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