Five months ago, Google released the alpha version of Android O, and two months later – the first beta version. The innovations announced on Google I / O include limiting the consumption of background processes resources, small changes in the design of the system, notification of missed events directly on the application icons and the “picture in picture” mode.
July 25, the company released the fourth version of Android O for developers, then there were rumors that the final release of the system will take place in early August.
A day ago, Evan Blass, one of the most authoritative sources of unofficial information in the IT segment, uncovered the exact release date for a new version of the “green robot”.
According to his information, Android O in its final form will debut during the fourth week of August, with the most likely date is called August 21.
Simultaneously with the release of the system, the final name of Android 8.0 will be known. At the moment, the most popular version is Android Oreo – in honor of the popular cookie, which is two chocolate discs with a sweet cream filling between them.
The first to Android O update flagship Google: Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus Player, Google Pixel C, Pixel and Pixel XL. After them, the update can get OnePlus 5, OnePlus 3 and 3T, as well as several devices from major OEMs.