Google is busy rolling out Android updates to all their smartphones, like the Nexus series and the Pixel phones.
The brand has already announced that they will be announcing a new line up of Pixel and Pixel XL devices in an event scheduled for October.
The development team in the company is busy upgrading all the phones before they launch the new Pixel phones. After all, as soon as Google announces a new device running on Android 8.0 Oreo, obviously all the top manufacturers would want to upgrade their devices to the latest OS. Instead of waiting for the rollout, the team has started introducing it on all their favorite manufacturers’ devices.
Motorola is easily on the top of the list because all the phones released by the manufacturer has near stock Android with no skin on top of it. It makes it easy to upgrade it to the newest version of the operating system if the hardware components are powerful enough to handle them. A long list of smartphones that will soon receive the update has been released by Motorola.
The most popular models including the Moto Z and Moto Z2, Moto X4, Moto G5 phones are all about to get upgraded to the Android 8.0 Oreo. Here is the big list that you need to see and find if your phone has made it to the finale.
- Moto Z / Moto Z Droid
- Moto Z Force Droid
- Moto Z Play / Moto Z Play Droid
- Moto Z2 Play
- Moto Z2 Force Edition
- moto X4
- moto G5
- moto G5 Plus
- moto G5S
- moto G5S Plus
When your device gets upgraded to Android Oreo 8.0, you will gain access to a lot of new features including the popular picture in picture mode. A bunch of select apps will support it on launch but when they do, it makes it easy for users to text on Whatsapp while browsing on a phone browser. You can even do Skype video calls and minimize it to the corner of the screen so as to access other features while continuing the call.
Apart from this, Oreo will also add support for LDAC codec, adaptive icons, wide color gamut to make apps look more colorful and vibrant, autofill APIs to save time and new notification channels. Google brings a lot of useful updates for Android users with Oreo and it will soon be rolled out to all Motorola users who own the latest version of their smartphones.