Google has finally announced and Officially launched latest android version “Android 8.0 Oreo.”
After testing so many names for android 8.0 like Oatmeal Cookie, Octopus and Orangina, then Google decided to set it Oreo.
The announcement for this came through a live stream which is coinciding with the total eclipse in the United States.
First Look of Android 8.0 Oreo
This is first look video of latest android update Android Oreo.
Features of Android 8.0 Oreo
- Accessibility button
It allows users to quickly access from the navigation bar accessibility feature, like magnification and functionality service, like select to speak.
- Faster Boot Time
Now get 2x boot speed when powering up and get started on your favorite tasks more quickly.
- Background limits
Android Oreo will to helps minimize the background activity in the apps you use, and it’s the super power you can’t even see.
Autofill feature will allow users to Autofill remembers your logins(username/login id and passwords) to get you in your favorite apps by your permission.
Picture-in-Picture feature allows users to see two running apps at once, do multitasking like never before. it’s like having a super strength.
- Notification Dots
Users can press the notification dots to quickly see what’s new, and easily clear them by swiping away.
- Android Instant Apps
Now you can Teleport directly into new apps right from your browser, and there is no need for no installation.
- Smart Text Selection
Smart text selection comes with the highlighting text features, highlighting a phone number, you can just tap to dial. Or highlight an address, a single tap will start navigation.
- New Emoji
Google has fully redesigned emoji, share the feels with redesigned and 60 new emoji.
Android Oreo comes with Sony LDAC codec; Android O also has support for apt-X and apt-X HD as well as SBC and AAC. That means you’ll get much better Audio quality in Android 8.0.
- Google Play Protect
Keeping your device and data safe from the misbehaving(malware) apps by scanning over 50 billion apps per day, and even then ones you haven’t installed yet!
- Better Battery Life
Whether you are talking, playing, working with the phone or streaming movies/videos, you do not need to worry about keeping your battery strong and full of life.
How to get Android Oreo [Update]
According to Google, Android 8.0 Oreo will be rolling out as soon as possible to the Nexus, Pixel devices and also for other Android platform mobile devices.
The latest Android update will be out via OTA upgrade, right now only Android beta program users receiving the OTA Update. Soon Google will make it available to a wide audience in the future. well OTA updates are the very safest way to install this type of updates because they refrain from deleting your smartphone data.
Earlier, In March Google released the developer preview of Android 8.0 for the beta users and developers to test the latest Android version and get some feedback from their side.
In case you have to download the new Android 8.0 Oreo System Image, so you can download it from the Android(developer page) and can install it on your mobile phone.