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[XDA] Android Nougat Finally Released — Coming Your Way!

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Android’s latest OS update, the much await Android Nougat, is finally released. After many developer previews and a lot – truly a lot – of hype, we can experience the newest version of Android in our Nexus devices!

So what’s new in Nougat? So, so much. Unless you’ve been bootlooping for the last few months, you probably know that Android 7.0 comes with a redesign user interface that’s different and better suited for productivity in almost every element, with more efficient use of space and useful descriptions in the settings. Then there is the much-awaited multi-window and the ability to switch between apps faster for better multi-tasking. Vulkan API support for better graphics in gaming, Daydream VR, a refined Doze, smarter notifications and direct replies, custom quick settings, DPI tuner, data saver, better security, new emoji, and much much more!

So, what do you do now? You either wait for the OTA update to hit your device, or you flash the factory image onto your phone without delay right after downloading it from Google’s servers. We will update this article and add the download link as soon as it hits. Below you’ll also find a list with the appropriate download links once they released. Take it slow and make sure to do a backup and wipe for best results!

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And here I am stuck on KitKat... Gotta get me a Nexus next time...
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I'm starting to get bored of these Candy related names... We get it. Ok WE GET IT... lol
    
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It will probably still be a few months before custom roms on my note 3 reach stable levels on android 7
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Anybody know when the S7 Exynos will get the update?
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And here I am stuck on KitKat... Gotta get me a Nexus next time...

no one is stuck on any version of Android. Rooting is super simple most of the time unless you're buying a super locked down piece of junk. Heck, my OG Droid has Jelly Bean roms for it.

The whole "your phone doesn't have any updates" isn't a hardware limitation, it's to get you into buying a new phone.

If you have even a remotely good phone, there's going to be a couple teams working on keeping it updated.
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Still waiting for a working Marshmallow rom on my Oppo F1, don't think i'm getting this any time soon.
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Does 7.0 still not have the app drawer?
To me that's an infinitely stupid decision, but I'm sure some people might like it being more iOS-like?

Although I've heard you can just download an app drawer? Not sure, although I basically never use stock android anyway, I usually opt for cyanogen mod w/ google pico anyway.
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Was hoping it would get a built-in night-shift/f.lux mode.

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Does 7.0 still not have the app drawer?
To me that's an infinitely stupid decision, but I'm sure some people might like it being more iOS-like?

Although I've heard you can just download an app drawer? Not sure, although I basically never use stock android anyway, I usually opt for cyanogen mod w/ google pico anyway.

App drawer was never removed.
I believe 7.0 still has it.

I think its ios your thinking of it has no drawer as far as i know
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