Android Nougat is Rolling Out to the LG G5 on Sprint

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However, these aren't the only two handsets getting the latest version of Google's mobile OS today as a Redditor by the screen name karizmaaa has discovered Sprint is now rolling out the new software to the LG G5, the company's modular 2016 flagship. So what about the rest of the LG smartphones. Now a Galaxy S6 running Android 7.0 Nougat has been spotted on benchmarking websites.

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GS7 at 1440p 1080p and 720p. If you can't tell the difference here just imagine how it looks on a phone

The LG G5 users will receive Android 7.0 Nougat update as build LS992ZV8, which is available as an OTA, and in order to check if their device is eligible for the update, users must head to Settings About device.

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Now that LG is done with the LG G5, the next in line should be the LG V10 and the LG G4.

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Other devices whose Android Nougat update is also under development are Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge.

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Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Android 7.0 Nougat Beta on Samsung Electronics's (OTCMKTS:SSNLF) flagship Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge started rolling out only recently. The update brings in November's security patch as well, which is the latest patch from Google. Should you get bored of the black and white theme, you can still switch it out for one that's more interesting to you, like the darker one in the fourth picture above. The new operating system has new features whereof we've already talked about, such as split-screen, direct replies, editable quick settings, but LG has also included the built-in DPI changer. According to the reddit source, with Android Nougat, users can change the DPI in the settings dashboard which can be set for 544, 640, and 720.


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