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OnePlus 5 running Oreo found in Geekbench database -

Four weeks ago, Oreo landed on the OnePlus 3 beta channel. Soon, its successor – the OnePlus 5 – will join it, judging by results found on GeekBench. This is not official mind you, the beta channel for the 5 still distributes Android 7.1.1 Nougat. And ...and more »

Counterclockwise: Nokia 3310 and and its family tree -

In honor of the 3G-enabled Nokia 3310, we wanted to trace the history of one of the best-known phone models. What made it so popular and is it still relevant today? Our story begins with the Nokia 3110, the first phone to feature the Navi-Key, a smart ...and more »

Nokia 3, 5, and 6 to get Android 8.0 Oreo by year's end -

Previously, HMD Global confirmed that all Nokia phones would be getting Android 8.0 Oreo. That's a nice promise, though we didn't get any other info such as when, exactly, those updates were expected to arrive. Well, now we're hearing that the company ...and more »

The retro Nokia 3310 now comes with 3G and works in the US - The Verge

Earlier this year, HMD Global revived Nokia's classic 3310 candy bar phone with only the slightest updates. And next month, the phone is in for another tweak: a new version is getting support for 3G, which will open it up for use in a lot more ...and more »

Android 8.0 Oreo: Behind-the-scenes improvements make it better than ever - PCWorld

You probably know Android Oreo's most prominent improvements, like notification channels and picture-in-picture video. But it's the behind-the-scenes stuff that has made Android a better operating system. (Remember what battery life was like before ...and more »

HMD says all current Nokia smartphones will be upgraded to Android P - Phone Arena

HMD has already committed to updating all its Nokia smartphones launched this year to Android 8.0 Oreo. Even the cheap Nokia 3 is supposed to be upgraded to the new version of the OS by the end of the year. Well, it looks like the Finnish company took ...and more »

Nokia 8 May Get Android 8.0 Oreo Update by October End: Report - NDTV

HMD Global's Nokia 8, the premium offering in the company's portfolio, is finally being announced in different markets. While announcing the Nokia 8 in Taiwan, a company manager reportedly revealed that the smartphone may receive Android 8.0 Oreo ...and more »

HMD Global CTO on Locked Bootloaders: “We will Unlock One Model at the Time, What Device would you Unlock First?” - XDA Developers (blog)

HMD Global caused a small uproar in the enthusiast community when they first revealed that there won't be any official bootloader unlock method for the Nokia 8. This seriously affected the Nokia 8's viability as an alternative to competitors like the ...and more »

Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, Nokia 8 to get Android P upgrade: HMD Global - BGR India

Even as Google is yet to formally declare if the next edition of its mobile software will be called 'Android P', HMD Global has officially announced that its current line of Nokia-branded smartphones will be eligible for the update. The company has ...and more »

Samsung Oreo update: Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Oreo rollout on Verizon resumes, update available on AT&T, Sprint ... - TheAndroidSoul (blog)

Samsung used to be among the first ones to roll out the major Android update among non-Google OEMs back in the day. We're talking about times of Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean when its Galaxy S2 and S3 were the first non-Nexus devices to get the ...and more »