Clearly, Google will not stop any smartphone firm to push the replace, however contemplating these corporations are nonetheless struggling to replace their merchandise to Android 8.zero Oreo, it is protected to imagine it’ll take for much longer to ship a more moderen model.
The excellent news is in case you’re a Pixel/Nexus customers, you will quickly get Android 8.1 Oreo in your gadget. Google introduced in the present day that it is releasing the ultimate preview of Android 8.1 to those that joined the beta program. Listed below are all of the gadgets appropriate with the brand new replace: Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel C, Nexus 6P, and Nexus 5X.
This explicit replace consists of optimizations for Android Go (for gadgets with 1GB or much less of reminiscence), in addition to a Neural Networks API that is meant to speed up on-device machine intelligence.
On prime of that, Google confirmed that it has added “a number of smaller enhancements” to Android Oreo, that are based mostly on consumer and developer suggestions, so there’s that as nicely.
Additionally, you probably have the Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL, the Android 8.1 replace will allow Pixel Visual Core, the search big’s first custom-designed co-processor for picture processing. When it is enabled, the co-processor ought to assist apps utilizing Android Digicam API seize HDR+ photographs in a significantly better element.
Final however not least, it appears like Google is making ready the steady model of Android 8.1 Oreo for a December launch, so Pixel and Nexus customers will not have to attend too lengthy for the replace.