Android O Event to Launch Name and New Features on 21st August


After lots of rumors, now it is official that Google will reveal Android O name on the day of Solar Eclipse dated 21st August, Monday. Official Update from Google Says – “Android O is touching down to Earth with the total solar eclipse, bringing some super (sweet) new powers!”

Google will show off some new features along with Android O Name [likely to be Android Oreo] at an event in New York City on August 21st at 2:40 PM ET. As Per Indian Standard Time, the event will start at 12.10 AM 22nd August.

We have few guesses what the Android O will be named. On various social media platforms rumors or leaks of names such as Android Octopus, Android Orbit, Android Oreo and few mores are getting viral. We are betting on the name of Android Oreo. But for the final confirmation, we need to for 2 more days till 21st August when there will be completely black in the entire United States due to Solar Eclipse.

Some days back we have done a complete review of Android O where highlighted some amazing features of it such as Superior battery life, Picture in Picture, Better Audio, Better keyboard Inputs, Adaptive Icons, Multi-Display Support and many.


Android O is said to be compatible with Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus Player, Pixel C tablet, Google Pixel and Pixel XL devices. It will be coming via over the air update to the smartphones with in 2 days. So let’s wait for the day and experience the addition of a new sweet name to the list of Android Versions.

Source : Android O
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