Android 7.0 Nougat

11 Best Android 7.0 – 7.1.2 Nougat Tips and Tricks

11 Best Android 7.0 – 7.1.2 Nougat Tips and Tricks

Unlike Marshmallow which was all about stability and under the hood improvements, Android is 7.0 and 7.1 Nougat come with plenty of new features and enhancements to play around with. In fact so much so, that even power Android users will not be able to list all the new features in the OS in one go.

How to Stop Apps From Being Killed Automatically in Android Marshmallow and Nougat

How to Stop Apps From Being Killed Automatically in Android Marshmallow and Nougat

A slightly dramatic headline, admittedly, but accurate. You see, Android 6.0 and above uses new systems from Google to help extend battery life: ‘Doze’, which restricts what apps can do in the background when a phone is stationary and unused, and ‘App Standby’, which does much the same thing but is based on how long it is since you last used a particular application. In either case, certain applications can be accidentally affected – but here’s how to keep them chugging along.

Samsung Lists Which Devices Will Be Updated to Android 7.0 in Early 2017

Samsung Lists Which Devices Will Be Updated to Android 7.0 in Early 2017

Samsung has already updated the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge to Android 7.0 Nougat, but there are more devices out there that would benefit from the latest version of the mobile operating system.

Unable to Download Apps from Play Store on OnePlus 3/3T after Nougat Update? Here’s How to Fix It

Unable to Download Apps from Play Store on OnePlus 3/3T after Nougat Update? Here’s How to Fix It

The rollout of OxygenOS 4.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T has not gone particularly well for OnePlus. The update is riddled with bugs and stability issues thereby frustrating a lot of OnePlus 3/3T owners. OnePlus tried fixing things by rolling out a quick hotfix OxygenOS 4.0.1 update but accidentally shipped it with a debugging kernel and had to pull the update soon after.

Samsung Starts Rolling out Nougat Update for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge

Samsung Starts Rolling out Nougat Update for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge

Samsung has finally started rolling out the Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. While it was initially believed that the final Nougat update for the handsets would be based on Android 7.1, that is not the case. The build being rolled out by Samsung is still based on Android 7.0, though it does feature the January security patch.

What’s New in OnePlus 3/3T Android 7.0 Nougat Update

What’s New in OnePlus 3/3T Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Against all odds, OnePlus actually met their own deadline for the Android 7.0 Nougat update, with the update for both OnePlus 3 and 3T going live just hours before the deadline – 1st Jan 2017. And this is a stable release. And in true OnePlus spirit, it mostly steers close to the stock Android, with a bit of tweaking here and there.

How to Get the Official Android 7.0 Nougat Update on Your OnePlus 3/3T Right Away

How to Get the Official Android 7.0 Nougat Update on Your OnePlus 3/3T Right Away

Just about managing to stick to its word, OnePlus started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T from last night. Since this is a gradual rollout, it is unlikely that you will receive the update instantly on your device. Nonetheless, there are a few tricks that you can try to get the Nougat update on your handset right away.

OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T’s Android 7.0 Nougat Update Starts Rolling Out

OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T’s Android 7.0 Nougat Update Starts Rolling Out

Just about managing to stick to its words, OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei today announced through Twitter that the official Nougat update has started rolling out for the OnePlus 3 and 3T.

Samsung Galaxy S7 to Officially Get Android 7.1.1 Update in January

Samsung Galaxy S7 to Officially Get Android 7.1.1 Update in January

Samsung has officially confirmed through its recently concluded Galaxy Beta Program for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge that it plans on rolling out the official Nougat update for the handsets in January. Samsung gave Galaxy S7 and S7 edge owners from across the world a chance to test Nougat on their handset before its official release and submit bug reports to them.

How To Force Apps To Be Compatible with Multi-Window Mode in Android Nougat

How To Force Apps To Be Compatible with Multi-Window Mode in Android Nougat

One of the key new features of Android Nougat is the ability to run two apps side-by-side in multi-window multitasking mode. While the feature has been present in some OEM skins for quite some time, with Nougat Google is finally bringing it to all Android devices. And since Google is natively baking support for multi-window multitasking in Android, it will also lead to more apps and developers supporting the feature.