A few days ago, we have informed you that Samsung Galaxy A5(2017) starts receiving the new Android 8.0 Oreo updates. It was to be expected that some other devices Of Samsung might also receive the Oreo updates so soon. However, recent reports say that Android 8.0 Oreo update for Samsung expected devices has been delayed.
According to Samsung official announcement the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will receive Android 8.0 Oreo updates on May 18. However, only Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are not the only devices that are getting Android 8.0 Oreo update late but there are also some other devices by Samsung.
Release of Android 8.0 Oreo update for Samsung Devices is delayed
Samsung Galaxy A7, A5, and A3 (2017) are also expected to receive the Android 8.0 Oreo update on June 1. Samsung has also announced that its Galaxy Tab S3 will also receive the Oreo update.
The update is said to come in 1.2GB and brings software version A520FXU4CRD5/A520FOXE4CRD3/A520FXXU4CRD3. The latest Android version includes Samsung Experience 9.0 that uplifts the original interface and has an improved keyboard. This improved keyboard brings standard emoji characters, GIFs, and stickers. You will also find Bixby automation features and improved security integration. These reports are based on screenshots uploaded on the internet.
The new update brings stability of the smartphone with improved performance. For the improvement of the security of the device, Samsung has decided that when secured lock screen methods such as pattern, PIN, or password are used then only in that case biometrics related features will be available. Features like Samsung Pass and Samsung Pay will not be available when there is less secure screen unlock methods like none or swipe are used. Android 8.0 has also featured like app shortcuts, password AutoFill, picture-in-picture, Android Instant Apps, Adaptive Icons, and Google Play Protect to the phone.