Samsung has a protracted and sophisticated historical past with Android updates. It is rather rapid with safety patches, however that is not what the general public use to measure good fortune. It is the giant updates that topic, and Samsung us regularly mentioning the rear when a brand new model of Android comes out. Right here we’re, six months after Oreo launcher, and Samsung is promising it’s going to be finished updating the Galaxy S8 and Word eight in a couple of extra weeks.

The Oreo replace has rolled out to a few provider variations of the Galaxy S8 (and S8+) and Word eight, however homeowners of the USA unlocked model had been left striking. Samsung makes the doubtful declare that it takes longer to expand updates for unlocked telephones as it has to check them on all carriers. Even though, carriers have their very own checking out and certification process, and that turns out to take maximum OEMs longer to finish. Thus, unlocked telephones normally get updates quicker. That holds true for Samsung’s world unlocked telephones. Roughly makes you marvel…

No matter the cause of Samsung’s tardiness, it says all variations of those telephones can have the Oreo replace in 2-Three weeks. That comes with the USA unlocked units nonetheless languishing on Nougat. It does now not have a company date for the rollout, however the Oreo construct is in a position for ultimate checking out. Samsung says it’s going to put up the scoop as quickly because it releases the OTA.