Samsung Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge To Get Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update Directly

Samsung has made its decision by confirming that it will be skipping Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge devices, instead directly rolling out the latest version 7.1.1 of Nougat when it releases as a final stable version to users with the aforementioned smartphones.

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Started already was the Samsung Beta program for Android 7.0 Nougat last month, and the version has now moved to Android 7.1.1 Nougat, Reason why Samsung is more conscious about the update and made this in behalf.

Android 7.1.1 Nougat is now available to download on compatible Nexus and Pixel smartphones, which Google has seeded to the select users earlier this week, bringing all new Emojis that reflect the pivotal roles women play in the world, female welders and men getting haircuts, option to send GIFs directly from your mobile keyboard on supported apps like Google Allo, Google Messenger and Hangouts.

By the way the version 7.1.1 of Android Nougat also initiates app shortcuts that can be launched from Home screen, and all the way pre-installed apps such as Twitter, Google Messenger, Google Maps among other apps can be accessed by simply pressing the app icon.

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Officially, Samsung has not confirmed the rollout of Android Nougat for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge models. Expected to go live in early next month, January 2017.

(Source: XDA-Developers)

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