Owners of Galaxy S7 are impatiently waiting for an update that will bring Oreo 8.0. It has to happen in the nearest future, but if to trust an official site of a Korean giant, a fresh update will not appear earlier than one month. So, cross fingers and wait till the middle of May.
Owners of Galaxy S7 Smartphones in North America were waiting for a new update from Verizon. It had to be Android Oreo 8.0. Verizon provided information on the support pages that a fresh update will contain this month’s security patch and Oreo 8.0. Maybe, a carrier hurried a little bit to provide details about a fresh update.
Samsung is providing a fresh security patch for such Smartphones as Galaxy S7 from T-Mobile and Galaxy A5 , that saw the world last year. It was mentioned that a Korean company usually provides security patches for flagships after devices of medium level.
The release date of new Oreo platform for the Galaxy S8 and S8+ is not set yet. The program developing was completed a few weeks ago, but the company still didn’t say anything about public presentation or release. We already know that the Korean giant is developing the Android update for some other gadgets as well, such as the S7 and S7 edge models. Nevertheless, it became known that some lucky Galaxy S7 edge owner already has the new update.
We have got some news that might be pretty useful for the Samsung fans from the United States. Verizon does its best to provide the updates for the Galaxy smartphones on its network to get rid of some errors that might appear in Android. Just a week ago, the Samsung’s S7 and S7 Edge on Verizon has got a November security patch to deal with the Krack exploit.
The owners of Galaxy S7 and S7 edge who live in the Netherlands will have an opportunity to get the fresh November security patch in the nearest future. It is already know that the update won’t bring a big number of changes but just the security improvements for the mentioned smartphones. They will be the first handsets to get this kind of firmware update.