The public has been anticipating the release of Google Nexus 2016 phones and the Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. Here’s what the people should expect according to the latest update.
The company starts offering the updated Android OS to existing Nexus phones on August 22. The following phone models will soon get the update: The Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Pixel C, and General Mobile 4G.
However, Venture Beat notes that it might take several weeks for the new system to roll out completely. The outlet states that Nexus 5 is an exception.
So far, Google has released five software update from March until July. A Google representative stated that”You will NOT see a big difference between the OTA and the last Developer Preview in the Android Beta Program.”
Moreover, tech-savvy fans are waiting for an answer if Google Nexus 2016 phones will receive the Android 7.0 Nougat. Google is yet to confirm the release date and the speculations.
Notably, tech websites have been contemplating on the Marlin and Sailfish codenames. But according to PC Advisor, these two upcoming devices might not be Nexus phones but HTC Desire Pro and HTC Desire Lifestyle instead.
On the other hand, it is also possible that Google is just making the public excited by keeping the details as a secret. Otherwise, here is the information that we know so far.
First, several online leakers have been teasing the people about the mobiles’ design which is a plastic and metal mixture. The Marlin will bear the metal design while the Sailfish will sport the plastic.
Also, the Google Nexus 2016 phone could have an animated home button. Google put the four-colored dots design to introduce its new Assistant.
Or, it could also be a “Now and On Top functions.” We will hear more updates about the upcoming Google Nexus 2016 phones soon. Meanwhile, watch the design roundup speculation below: