Samsung will not update the flagship Galaxy S6 to Android 8.0
28.06.2017 0 Comments
Each new version of Android is shared by users of devices running this “OS” into two groups — those that will receive the update and those that it receives. And unlike the owners of “Apple” technology, frustrated users here much more.
Flagship phone Samsung Galaxy S6, which was launched in March 2015 and who would not was ancient by the standards of iOS, has already felt the briefness of the Android existence. Some two years ago was regarded as the top smartphone risks not to update to Android 8.0.
Close to the sources Samsung has released a list of models that will receive the new operating system Google. As for the actual today’s flagship Galaxy S8, S8, Galaxy+, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, with them problems will not arise, they will be updated. When – a separate issue.
Also lucky owners of the Galaxy A7 (2017), Galaxy A5 (2017), Galaxy A3 (2017), Galaxy J7 (2017), Galaxy J5 (2017), FE Galaxy Note, Galaxy Tab, S3, Galaxy Pro C9, C7, Galaxy Pro and Galaxy J7 Prime (OnNxt).
Part of models, including Galaxy A9, A8 Galaxy and Galaxy J7 is open to question. They also can receive updates later. But Galaxy S6, Galaxy Note 5 and other devices two years ago Android 8.0 will not receive. And count on the fact that the plans for these models, change is not necessary.
It is hard to imagine such a situation on iOS. The denial by Samsung support Galaxy S6 is equivalent to as if the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have not received iOS 11 this year. Presented at WWDC operating system is available even on devices 2013 iPhone 5s and iPad Air.