Wondering whether your Umi device will get the latest Android Oreo update? We have compiled a list of Umi devices expected to get the most recent taste of the Android OS. Here are the list of Umi Devices Getting Android 8.0 Oreo Update.
Umi is a Chines Smartphone manufacturer which makes a stunning smartphone with a reasonable price. They are also very prompt in updating their devices to the latest version of Android OS. We already shared few of their devices which have been upgraded to Android 7.0 Nougat. After the launch of Android Oreo, people who are holding the Umi devices are still wondering if their devices would receive the Android 8.0 Oreo update. Well, here we will sort out some of the Umi devices which would receive the Android 8.0 Oreo Update.
The update has rolled out in a stable stage for all the supported Pixel and Nexus device. Earlier the update was in a beta stage with developer preview and now the company has rolled both the OTA and Factory images to the Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P and also includes Nexus Player and Pixel C. Here we have the list of Umi Devices Getting Android 8.0 Oreo Update.
What’s in Android Oreo 8.0?
Android Oreo 8.0 OS brings features such as New app notifications, notification dots on app icons, picture-in-picture mode, Android Instant App compatibility, Auto-fill (like on Chrome), Better copy and paste, Faster Android behind the scenes, Better battery life with more advanced Doze mode, and more. Here you can check the Top 10 features of Android 8.0 Oreo. Here is the list of Umi devices to get Android 8.0 Oreo Update.
In case if your device is not on the below list of Umi devices to get Android 8.0 Oreo Update, then you can still update to Android 8.0 Oreo by downloading and installing LineageOS 15 on your Umi device. Here is the list of Umi Supported devices to get LineageOS 15.
List of Umi Devices Getting Android 8.0 Oreo Update
No confirmation or words officially from Umi about the Android 8.0 Oreo Umi Supported device.
New features for Android Oreo:
- Notifications Channels – This feature provides the ability to group notifications from numerous apps into one channel. This means you can group notifications for certain apps together and make it easier for the management of notifications. This is overall a nice addition to what Google started with Android Nougat.
- Picture In A Picture – Videos will switch to smaller, minimized versions when you navigate to other apps. This feature is similar to what a YouTube video does in the YouTube mobile app when you drag it to the corner.
- Multi-Display Support – This feature would provide you with the ability to launch an activity, say, Chrome, on a remote display like your HDTV or PC display. The potential applications for this feature are endless.
- Keyboard Navigation – This feature would bring to you the ability to use keys to navigate apps.
- Background Limits – This feature will let you set a limit to what an app can do while it’s operating in the background. You can use this to conserve power and in turn get more battery life.
- New Wi-Fi Features – This new Android version would Include more Wi-Fi features like Neighborhood Aware Networking (NAN), which makes it easy for devices to connect with one another without an internet access point or internet access at all.
- Better Icons – Google has made icons in Android O to be adaptive. This means that they will take different shapes depending on the system they’re used on. This is a cool feature, isn’t it?
FAQ. When will Umi Release Android 8.0 Oreo?
Answer: There is no official statement from Umi about the upcoming sweet of Oreo update for Umi devices yet. Umi has still not updated few of their devices to Android Nougat. We will keep you updated with more info as soon as possible.
We can expect the Umi to start updating their devices to Android 8.0 Oreo in Q1 of 2018 or Q2 of 2018.
Here is the list of Umi devices which will be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo:
- Umidigi A1 Pro
- Umidigi S2
- Umidigi S2 Lite
- Umidigi S2 Pro
- Umidigi Crystal
- Umidigi C2
- UMIDIGI S
- UMIDIGI C NOTE 2
- Umi Z1 Pro / Z1
- UMIDIGI G
- UMIDIGI C NOTE
No Confirmation Of Android Oreo for Umi Devices which was launched in 2016
- UMIDIGI Z Pro
- UMi Z
- UMi PLUS E
- Umi PLUS
- Umi Diamond
- Umi Super
- Umi Diamond X
- Umi Max
- Umi London
- Umi Touch
- Umi Rome X
This is the List of Umi Devices Getting Android 8.0 Oreo Update.