Android P update: Check out Android P release date, Android P name, it’s features and expected Android P phones list.
After the announcement of Android 8.0 as Android Oreo, the next major upgrade will be to Android 9.0 aka Android P. Without any surprises, it will be the next Android version. after the intermediate release of Android 8.1 Oreo, which will happen by the end of the year.
Android P Update
Google has followed a tradition in terms of naming the Android version. As the development for Android 9.0 has been planned, there are several rumors already on the web.
The Android P upgrade is expected to bring several new features, just like Android 7.0 Nougat which brought us more than 250 major and minor features.
Talking about the Android P release date, the version is to be officially announced just before Apple’s September 2018 event.
Just like Android Oreo roll-out, a number of smartphones will get the Android 9.0 roll-out. As a known fact, the Pixel devices, Nexus phones, and Android One phones will get the update earlier than others. As of now, you can enjoy the Android Oreo update. And this update is arriving to a number of smartphones and tablets.
A number of Android 8.0 Oreo phones were launched at the recently concluded Mobile World Congress (MWC 2018) in Barcelona, Spain, which is the biggest technology event in the world dedicated to smartphone technology and innovation.
Android P Name
Talking about Android P name, the next Android version will be named on dessert name starting with English letter-P.
Android P Release Date
Android P could get a name at Google I/O event to be held in May 2018. The developer preview 1 was released in March first week.
- Google Pixel Android P Update
- Nexus Android P Update
- Android One Android P Update
- Nokia Android Android P Update
- Sony Android P Update
- Motorola Android P Update
- Samsung Android P Update
- HTC Android P Update
- BlackBerry Android P Update
- LG Android Android P Update
- OnePlus Android P Update
- Xiaomi Android P Update
Google Pixel phones are prime contenders to receive the update. All the four phones Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel, Pixel XL phones will get the update.
Android One lineup is expanded to more phones in 2018. Phones like Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco will get the Android 9.0 P update.
Samsung Android P Update
A number of Samsung smartphones will be upgraded to Android 9.0 update. As of now, the following phones are confirmed to get the update:
- Samsung Galaxy S9
- Galaxy S9 Plus
- Galaxy A8 2018
- Galaxy A8 Plus 2018
- Galaxy Note 8
Sony Android P update
Sony Xperia phones have improved the capabilities to receive the latest software updates.
- Sony Xperia XZ2
- Xperia XZ2 Compact
- Xperia XA2 Ultra
- Xperia XA2
Nokia Android P update
The following HMD Global made smartphones are sought to receive the latest Android P build –
Since the Nokia Android phones have the stock Android UI, it makes it easier to upgrade to the latest version.
Motorola phones run on stock like UI and so it makes it easier to run Android 9.0 P update.
Xiaomi has a lot of smartphones launched in 2018 and 2017 year. Many Xiaomi phones will get the next Android update but the fact that MIUI skin is based on older Android version makes it hard to believe that we might see the Pancake update being rolled-out in 2020 only.
OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T are the prime contenders to get the Android P update. OnePlus 3 and 3T might not get it.
- OnePlus 5
- OnePlus 5T
Xiaomi Android P update
- Xiaomi Black Shark
- Xiaomi Mi 2S
- Xiaomi Mi 6
- Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus
- Xiaomi Mi 5X
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 5
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
Razer phone will get the Android 9.0 P update.