Is Android Oreo on its way to you?
Android Oreo is the very latest version of Google’s operating system, and it’s loaded with impressive features to make your Android phone speedier and more efficient.
The big question every Android owner now asks is: “When’s Oreo coming to my phone?” It’s not always possible to give a detailed answer to that, but we’ll do our best. Here’s what we know about the rollout so far.
If you own any Google Pixel phone, you should already have Oreo. Good times.
Oreo hasn’t made its way onto the Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus yet, but it shouldn’t be too far away. SamMobile, the online Samsung community, expects it to arrive at the end of February.
There’s not much doubt that the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus will launch with Android Oreo. We’ll get confirmation of this at the Samsung S9 launch event on 25 February 2018.
The Nokia 8 already has Oreo. It’s been confirmed that the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 will also definitely get Oreo, but the exact date is still to be confirmed.
The 2017 flagship HTC U11 has Oreo. HTC has confirmed that the HTC 10 and HTC U Ultra will also get it at some stage.
The Sony Xperia XZ1 and Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact are both running Android Oreo out of the box. The following Sony handsets will also get it in the near future: Xperia X, Xperia X Compact, Xperia XZ, Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XA1, Xperia XA1 Ultra and Xperia XA1 Plus.
Oreo will be rolled out to the following Moto handsets some time this Autumn: Moto Z, Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus, and Moto X4.
If you’ve got an LG V30 you should expect to see Oreo on it eventually, but nothing’s been confirmed just yet.
The Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro both come running Android Oreo, and Huawei has confirmed that the Mate 9 will also get it.
If you own a Nexus 5X or Nexus 6P, you’re in luck. They both have Oreo.
That’s all we know so far. We’ll update this article as and when new dates are announced. In the meantime, if you’ve got any questions or comments on the arrival of Android Oreo, drop us a line below.