Android Nougat Update is already slated to come to selected Google devices. While other manufacturers slowly releasing their update plans. Recent reports state Google already sent Nougat firmware to various manufacturers. Since the firmware is already sent, lets wait for which models from Xiaomi, Asus and OnePlus are planned to receive the newest Android version.
Android Nougat Update for Xiaomi Devices
Xiaomi is known for its delays of the new Android releases for its models, with only MIUI receiving updates. This Chinese company should bring Nougat to a number of recent models. Phones that’ll receive Nougat update are Xiaomi Mi 5, Xiaomi Mi Note, Redmi 3, Xiaomi Redmi 3S, Redmi Note 3, Redmi 3A, Mi Pad 2, and Redmi 2 Prime. Although the new Android will most certainly be shipped for the models mentioned above, the exact release dates are unknown at the moment.
Android Nougat Update for Asus Devices
IBTimes reports that all Asus Zenfone devices should receive Android Nougat update. The list includes Zenfone 3, Zenfone 3 Deluxe, the Ultra phablet, Laser, and Max. On top of that, some Zenfone 2 models (like Zenfone 2 Selfie, Zenfone 2 Laser, and Zenfone Max) could also receive the update.
Android Nougat Update for OnePlus Devices
On the other hand, OnePlus 2 and OnePlus 3 should receive the update. With OnePlus 3 getting it first, probably before the end of the year. OnePlus 2 could receive the update after OnePlus 3.
Samsung and Sony already announced that some of their models will receive Android Nougat. Where Samsung is already testing Nougat on S7/S7 Edge. Motorola is preparing Nougat for its selected devices as well, and LG V20.
The first Android smartphone shipping with Nougat out of the box should get released in a couple of days.