Android 7.0 Nougat for Huawei Mate 8
The Mate 8 is the second smartphone from Huawei, which is updated with an update on Android 7.0 nougat. The final version is now delivered to German owners of the Phablets.
Huawei continues the rollout of Android 7.0 Nougat for its smartphones after P9 is now the beginning of 2016. published phablet Mate 8 turn. Initial users of Mate 8 report in Android Help forum that they were offered on the Hicare app as a wireless update the new operating system, is also the unofficial Huawei blog announces the start of delivery. Whether Huawei the roll-out similar procedure as in P9 initially distributed only in limited numbers and the update is not known.
In addition to the new Android version and its features like Doze on the go, a Splitscreen mode and a direct response from the notification bar, the data package also includes EMUI 5.0. The new Huawei launcher is less intrusive and has a revised notification center, and an app drawer can now be set up.
The successor to the Mate 8, the Mate 9 is recorded at the factory with Android 7.0 and nougat EMUI 5.0. Additional officially announced update candidate in the portfolio of Huawei include P9 Plus and P9 Lite and Nova, Nova Plus and Honor smartphones Honor 8 and Honor 6X. From a leaked roadmap also shows that the tablet MediaPad M3 will get the new operating system version. Huawei’s top models from 2015, including the P8 and Mate S, are, no update is available on Android 7.0 nougat.