Google just released the second one, and Latest Android 7.1 Nougat Developer Preview, which comes so that users of Nexus devices can get a little closer to what they will finally find in the final version that should arrive in December.
As he has told us from the official blog for google developers, this update can already be installed manually downloading the corresponding file for each of the supported devices, or via OTA for the terminals that are adhered to the program Android Beta Program.
Android 7.1 Nougat Developer Preview 2, now available
For the first time, moreover, we can see HTC Nexus 9 tablet among the devices compatible with this update, in addition to, of course, those that were already supported at the time, and among which we find the following:
– Nexus 5X– Nexus 6P– Google Pixel C
Unfortunately, we see how both Nexus 6 and Nexus Player They have been removed from this list, which gives us some clues about Google's upgrade plans for these devices.
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Google has indicated that this update is a , that is to say, a stable enough version, which is very close to becoming the final version of Android 7.1.
On the other hand, this update comes with an important novelty for developers, and that is that they can now access and use the Android API 25, which has already been implemented in Android Studio, so that they can adapt their applications to the next update of the operating system. In addition, the option to upload applications that support this API to the Google Play Store has finally been enabled.
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Therefore, if you have a compatible terminal, you can download and install the update, available from the official Google website, to enjoy all the news that we already showed you at the time. Now we can only wait for the big G to release the final version next December.
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