Friday, 23 February, 2018

Samsung's Galaxy S8 is finally getting the Android 8.0 Oreo update

Samsung's Galaxy S8 is finally getting the Android 8.0 Oreo update Samsung's Galaxy S8 is finally getting the Android 8.0 Oreo update
Doris Mccormick | 09 February, 2018, 01:53

The update will first roll out to those who were on the beta program and then make its way to other users. The update has now been rolled out only in Germany region but it is expected to roll out in other countries in future as well.

Samsung blog SamMobile revealed that beta testers in Germany revealed that they have received the update and have screenshots as proof. The update is rolling out to handsets now, but not everyone is getting it at the same time. If it is available, a manual download option will pop up. Well, it is finally here and you would soon receive the update on your Galaxy S8 phone.

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Bus √Čireann said the bus involved was a "sub-contracted vehicle on one of the company's school transport services". The hospital had set up a dedicated incident group to respond to the crash, but that has now been stood down.


When it comes to the Galaxy S6, it is hard to say if this phone will ever receive Android 8.0 Oreo. It also brings February Month's Security Patch to your device with all bug fixes and other system improvements as well.

This Android 8.0 Oreo update is rolled out over the air, and, if you happen to live in Germany, you can check for the update manually by heading over to the Settings Software update menu. All the users around the world were eagerly waiting for this update as all the other giants have already pushed the stable Oreo update for their respective high-end Android devices. However, according to SamMobile, everyone else now running Android 7.x Nougat will start receiving the update starting tomorrow (at least in the German market).

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