- Android eight.zero Oreo is rolling out in a strong construct to Verizon Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus devices.
- The replace introduces the common Oreo options, in addition to Samsung Experience nine.zero.
- This replace has been a very long time coming, since the Oreo beta began in November and ended in January.
After what felt like a millennium and a part, Android Oreo is finally available for US fashions of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. Unfortunately, Verizon seems to be the handiest provider rolling it out for the time being.
The replace additionally introduces Samsung Experience nine.zero, which comes as usual on the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus. Samsung Experience nine.zero features a made over keyboard, the new Color Lens method to trade the colour of the display screen for a greater studying revel in, the new Finder method to seek for packages and information, and extra.
Meanwhile, Oreo brings Picture-in-Picture (PiP), app notification dots, background limits, Autofill, and extra.
Verizon stated the replace arrives as construct G950USQU2CRB9 for the Galaxy S8 and G955USQU2CRB9 for the Galaxy S8 Plus. The replace to Oreo helps to keep the safety patch stage at February 1, a slight letdown given the March safety patch’s availability.
Try to not worry if you aren’t getting the replace straight away. This is most probably a slower replace rollout that can most probably take every week or so that you can entire.
The Verizon variants of the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are the first 2017 flagship Samsung smartphones to get Oreo in the US. Galaxy Note eight house owners on Big Red and each and every different US provider, in addition to Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus house owners on different networks, are nonetheless ready.
That may just trade quickly, despite the fact that, since Oreo used to be lately launched onto AT&T servers for the Galaxy Note eight. As for the unlocked Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus, or Galaxy Note eight replace, neatly, it’s were given to reach someday.