Smartphones Most Likely To Get The Android 7.0 Nougat Update


Smartphones Most Likely To Get The Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Most Android smartphone users are a bit worried these days concerning the update cycle of their device. This is based on the revelation of Android Nougat, there are a lot of users who haven’t even gotten a taste of Marshmallow, yet, they are wondering about the upcoming update. The ones on lollipop are expecting Android Marshmallow, while the ones on Marshmallow are expecting an Android N update soon. Well, in this post, we are going to disclose names of devices tipped to receive an update for the Android Marshmallow and Android Nougat.


Here is a list of Nexus devices to receive Marshmallow update (if they haven’t gotten the update) and also the same set is expected to get the Nougat update too:

  • Nexus 6P
  •  Nexus 5X
  • Nexus 6
  •  Nexus Player
  •  Nexus 9 LTE
  •  Nexus 9 WiFi
  •  Nexus 5
  • Nexus 7 2013 both editions

Samsung devices that are already running on Marshmallow or are about to get an update for it. Though these devices are most likely to get the Nougat update, soon after its public release.

  • Galaxy S5
  •  Galaxy S5 LTE-A
  • Galaxy S5 neo
  •  Galaxy S6
  •  Galaxy S6 Edge
  •  Galaxy S6 Edge+
  •  Galaxy Note 4
  •  Galaxy Note Edge
  •  Galaxy Note 5
  •  Galaxy Tab S2

Here’s Motorola’s Marshmallow update list, this also includes many Moto G, Moto X, and Moto E models. These devices might be very lucky enough to get update for Nougat on its release.

  • 2015 Moto X Pure Edition (3rd gen)
  •  2015 Moto X Style (3rd gen)
  •  2015 Moto X Play
  •  2015 Moto G (3rd gen)
  •  Moto E (2015)
  •  2014 Moto X Pure Edition in the US (2nd gen)
  • 2014 Moto X (2nd gen) in Latin America, Europe and Asia
  •  2014 Moto G and Moto G 4G LTE (2nd gen)
  •  DROID Turbo (the one and only)
  • Moto Turbo
  •  2014 Moto MAXX

Just after the release of Nougat’s name, HTC announced a couple of it’s devices that will be getting the new update. Here’s the list of selected device:

  • HTC 10 (right out the box)
  •  HTC One M8
  •  HTC One M9+
  •  HTC One E9+
  •  HTC One E9
  •  HTC One ME
  •  HTC One E8
  •  HTC One M8 EYE
  •  HTC Butterfly 3
  •  HTC Desire 826
  • HTC Desire 820
  •  HTC Desire 816


List of LG devices, which also includes devices that haven’t received Marshmallow along with the ones running on Android 6.0 and are now expected to be getting the Nougat update soon.

  • LG G5 (immediate)
  •  LG G4
  •  LG G3
  •  LG G Stylo
  •  LG V10
  •  LG V Pad X
  •  LG Spirit and Magna

Here’s a list of OnePlus device to get Marshmallow update.

  • OnePlus 2
  • OnePlus One

Here’s a list of Sony Xperia devices to get Marshmallow update. The list is surprisingly extensive.

  • Xperia Z5
  •  Xperia Z5 Compact
  •  Xperia Z5 Premium
  •  Xperia Z4 (tablet)
  •  Xperia Z3+
  •  Xperia Z3
  •  Xperia Z3 Compact
  •  Xperia Z3 (Tablet) Compact
  •  Xperia Z2
  •  Xperia Z2 (Tablet)
  •  Xperia M5
  •  Xperia C5 Ultra
  •  Xperia M4 Aqua

Well, these are the listed devices that are expected to receive an upgrade to Android 6.0 Marshmallow and the Android 7.0 Nougat soon. This list is not yet confirmed by Google, but many of us believe that this is most likely the one. So stay tuned with us for latest information about the Nougat release date and roll out.


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