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List of devices getting Android 8.0 Oreo

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With the release of the new Android update dubbed as 8.0 Oreo, the first thing that comes to the minds of device owners is, “Will I receive the update?”

Here is a list we were able to gather per brand to answer the question:

Updated: September 15, 2017

ASUS

During the launch of its the ZenFone 4 smartphones, ASUS officially announced that it’ll update its current devices to Android 8.0. Included in the roster is a whole bunch of last year’s ZenFone 3 series and the latest ZenFone 4 phones.

  • ZenFone 4
  • ZenFone 4 Pro
  • ZenFone 4 Max
  • ZenFone 4 Max Plus
  • ZenFone 4 Max Pro
  • ZenFone 4 Selfie
  • ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro
  • ZenFone 3
  • ZenFone 3 Deluxe
  • ZenFone 3 Laser
  • ZenFone 3 Max
  • ZenFone 3 Ultra
  • ZenFone 3 Zoom

BlackBerry

So far, BlackBerry has officially confirmed that its current flagship phone will get the update.

  • Keyone

Essential

Essential’s VP of Software announced through a Reddit AMA that their sole phone offering will get the update sometime in October or November 2017.

  • Essential Phone (PH-1)

Google

The first in line for the new update are the supported phones from Google. Both the Nexus and Pixel lines of phones will get the update as soon as possible.

  • Google Pixel
  • Google Pixel XL
  • Pixel C
  • Nexus 5X
  • Nexus 6P
  • Nexus Player

HTC

Through a tweet, the Taiwanese company has confirmed its flagship devices to have Android Oreo.

  • HTC U11
  • HTC U Ultra
  • HTC 10

Motorola

Motorola is known to give prompt updates, and Android Oreo is surely coming to their current phones. Thankfully, Motorola’s US arm confirmed the smartphones that’ll get the update, although there’s no definite time frame.

  • Moto Z2 Force
  • Moto Z2 Play
  • Moto Z Force DROID
  • Moto Z
  • Moto Z Play
  • Moto G5S Plus
  • Moto G5 Plus
  • Moto G5

Nokia

The new owners of Nokia, HMD Global, has promised to bring the latest updates quickly to its smartphones. Expect the update notification to chime in the coming months.

  • Nokia 8
  • Nokia 6
  • Nokia 5
  • Nokia 3

OnePlus

OnePlus is not only known for its beastly phones, but they also have timely updates to their small family of Androids. The current and last year’s flagships will get Android O soon.

  • OnePlus 5
  • OnePlus 3T
  • OnePlus 3

Samsung

Samsung is yet to give out the official Android O update cards, but SamMobile (a dedicated news site for anything Samsung) gave out their estimates. No timeline yet, but the flagships will definitely get theirs first.

  • Galaxy Note 8
  • Galaxy Note FE
  • Galaxy S8
  • Galaxy S8+
  • Galaxy S8 Active
  • Galaxy S7
  • Galaxy S7 Edge
  • Galaxy S7 Active
  • Galaxy A7 (2017)
  • Galaxy A5 (2017)
  • Galaxy A3 (2017)
  • Galaxy J7 (2017)
  • Galaxy J5 (2017)
  • Galaxy Tab S3
  • Galaxy C9 Pro
  • Galaxy C7 Pro
  • Galaxy J7 Prime

Sony

Sony released their official list of smartphones getting the Android Oreo update. Their new Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact devices already have Android Oreo out of the box.

  • Xperia XZ Premium
  • Xperia XZs
  • Xperia XZ
  • Xperia X Compact
  • Xperia X Performance
  • Xperia X
  • Xperia XA1
  • Xperia XA1 Ultra
  • Xperia Touch

This listing is not final; more manufacturers will announce their plans and leaks will find their way online. Stay tuned!

SEE ALSO: 5 Android O features you’ll absolutely want

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Here’s a selfie mode that knows what’s best for you!

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