Android Oreo (Android 8.0)
Android Oreo is the 15th version and the eight major releases of the Android mobile operating system. It is also termed as Android 8.0 (Android O a codename during the development). Android Oreo was first released as an alpha quality for developer preview in March 2017 and released on August 21, 2017, for the public.
Android Oreo contains the number of several features such as support for video, picture-in-picture, notification grouping, performance improvements, and battery usage optimization, and support for auto-fillers, Bluetooth 5, Wi-Fi Aware, system-level integration with VoIP apps. Android Oreo also provides two major platform features:
Android Oreo History
Android Oreo Features
Android Oreo contains several features; some of them are:
As on September 2019, 27.04% of Android devices run Oreo. Out of them, 10.47% devices are on Android 8.0 (API 26), and 16.57% devices are on Android 8.1 (API 27).
Oreo in Samsung
The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus and S8 have been updated to Android Oreo. And they are mostly available around the world. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is also updated to Android Oreo.
Most versions of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and Samsung Galaxy s7 should also now in Oreo.
Oreo in Nokia
The Nokia 6, Nokia 6.1, Nokia 5, Nokia 3 and Nokia 8 all are now in Oreo. Some of the Nokia phones are in the Android 8.1.
Oreo in HTC
Now, the HTC U11 is in the Android Oreo. Most of the HTC 10 versions, including Verizon, Sprint, are in Oreo too.
Oreo in OnePlus
The Android Oreo is now available in OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, OnePlus T5, and OnePlus 5.
OnePlus launches the new OnePlus 6 also with Android Oreo.