Android's annual cycle continues, the latest version of Google Mobile software called Android 9 Pie.
Android P was first discovered on Google I / O 2018 on May 8, 2018, and, like previous versions, soon appeared in the public beta version. Android Pie was officially released on August 6, 2018.
Of course, that does not mean you'll get it right away. When it comes to knowing when all other phones will have the official version of Android 9 Pie, Google has announced that it will be for devices that participated in Google beta until autumn 2018 or later, and that this process has already started.
Update for Google Pixel Devices On Android 9 Pie
Pixel devices are regularly the first to get Android 9 Pie. Official implementation started in August 2018, so you should already have a new software if you have one of the Pixel cameras. If you join the new beta version of Android 9 Pie, you will be able to test additional features that are not ready.
Google Pixel XL
Google Pixel 2
Google Pixel 2 XL.
Android 9 Pie support seems to end there. There were no reviews for developers for older Google or Nexus devices, and Google confirmed that there is no support for the final version of these devices.
We have Android Pie on our Pixel and Pixel 2 devices.
Update Asus Android 9 Pie
Asus is just starting to use phones in Europe but has launched many phones with little dedication to fast updates. Here is what we have heard so far:
Asus ZenFone 5Z - January 2019
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 - February 2019
Asus ZenFone Max M2 - January 2019
Asus ZenFone Pro M2 - January 2019
At the time, it is not clear when the BlackBerry Key2 will receive the update, but TCL is committed to providing this update.
Update Android 9 Essence on Pie came on August 6 when Google launched the update.
Essential EN1 - August 6, 2018
Updating HTC on Android is not that bad. If you do not take into account a large number of variants of the device that the company produced at the peak; Recently, the transition to Oreo went smoothly, and HTC has always promised a two-step upgrade.
Accurate dates remain to be seen, but the following devices are verified:
HTC U11 +
HTC U11 Life - November 29, 2018
The number of Huawei device updates has not always been the best. However, he recently became interested in launching the device to the latest release and reducing the size of the EMUI. Some beta tests for Android P have already been made on some devices, and EMUI 9.0 should track Android Pie.
Huawei took the stand and confirmed the following devices, starting on November 9, although we have not seen any updates yet. Details of this increase were confirmed on December 18.
Huawei Mate 10 - from December 18th
Huawei Mate 10 Pro - from December 18th
Huawei P20 - from December 18th
Huawei P20 Pro - from December 18th
Porsche Design Huawei Mate 10
Porsche Design Mate RS
Honor has recently launched a lot of phones and has not said anything about updating the phone so far. We suspect it is the same ship as Huawei with EMUI. Android Pie will come with EMUI 9. Recently, beta tests have been conducted. So we believe these devices are a safe bet to update Pie.
These are officially confirmed planes, which will be scheduled for November 9th, though the confirmation will be from December 18th.
Honor 10 - from December 18th
Honor view 10 - from December 18th
The game of honor - from December 18th
LG has made a lot higher noise about speeding up software updates, opening up a dedicated focusing centre for updates, updated water information.
LG G7 One - November 19
LG G7 ThinQ - in beta phase, the first implementation in 2019
Motorola has declared that the update will be available for eight phones this fall.
Motorola One - December 12, 2018
Motorola One Power - from November 16th
Moto Z3 Play
Moto Z2 Force Edition
Moto Z2 Play
Moto X4 - from December 12th
Moto G6 Plus
Moto G6 Play
Nokia is currently in a very strong position about updating. The company seemed to have realized the idea of speed and was one of the first to adopt Oreo. It also uses Android One in its new portfolio. You will see all the updates.
The fact that Nokia 7 Plus in the beta phase is a very good sign because devices that have participated in Google's beta program, including HMD / Nokia devices and Android One, will go to Android 9 Pie this fall. The application on Nokia 7 Plus began on September 28, 2018.
By the launch of the Nokia 7.1, HMD Global confirmed that the implementation of the Nokia 6.1, 8 and 8 Sirocco has just begun.
Expected Devices for Android 9 Pie:
Nokia 5.1 Plus - from December 27, 2018
Nokia 6 (2017)
Nokia 6.1 (2018) - October 30, 2018
Nokia 7 Plus - September 28, 2018
Nokia 8 - November 2018
Nokia 8 Sirocco - November 2018
OnePlus had a small wallet compared to some other manufacturers but was on the beta version of Android 9 Pie for OnePlus 6. OnePlus was evolving fast, pushing Android Pie for OnePlus 6, followed by another. The installed launch started on Friday, September 21st.
Devices have confirmed that they get Android 9 Pie:
OnePlus 6 - from September 21 to October 16 for the United Kingdom
OnePlus 5 - from December 25th
OnePlus 5T - from December 25th
Samsung Android 9 update
Samsung is the whole beast, and it seems that the Samsung user interface completely changes. Samsung One User Interface has been proven and validated for many devices as well as for Android 9 Pie:
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 - January 2019, from December 27th in the beta phase in India and the US
Samsung Galaxy S9 + - January 2019
Samsung Galaxy S9 - January 2019
According to SamMobile, a stable Android Pie update appears on the Galaxy S9 and S9 + in Germany before the scheduled date.
Samsung has not confirmed plans to upgrade older devices, but Android Authority says that one UI will use these devices:
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S8 +
Samsung Galaxy S8
The fact that the Sony Xperia XZ2 in the beta phase is a good sign, as well as the fact that Xperia XZ3 was launched on Android Pie.
Sony has confirmed that Android 9 Pie will appear on the following devices:
Sony Xperia XZ2 - Implementation began on October 12th
Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact - The start of the implementation starts on October 12th
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium - November 7, 2018
Sony Xperia XZ Premium - from November 14, 2018
Sony Xperia XZ1 - November 14, 2018
Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact - from November 14, 2018
Sony Xperia XA2 - March 4, 2019
Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra - March 4, 2019
Sony Xperia XA2 Plus - March 4, 2019
With the arrival of Xiaomi in the UK from November 8, we added a Chinese company to follow the updates. Phone companies use MIUI, the skin above Android, but we will not miss asking for details of Pie's arrival on his phones.
Xiaomi Mi 2A - from December 18th
F1 Pocophone - from 10 December