Oreo beta program for Samsung Galaxy S8 officially kicks off

Oreo beta program for Samsung Galaxy S8 officially kicks off

Oreo beta program for Samsung Galaxy S8 officially kicks off

Owners of these devices in South Korea, UK, and the USA will have an opportunity to test it.

To register for the Android 8.0 Oreo beta program on your Galaxy S8, you'll need to install the Samsung Members application from the Play Store, then locate and select the Register for Galaxy Beta Program option.

The South Korean tech firm however, has said that the Android 8.0 Oreo on the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus will run on T-Mobile, Sprint, and unlocked versions only.

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A Redditor has reportedly received the first Oreo beta on a Samsung Galaxy S8. The update is bringing detailed control of notifications, new app icon badges, notification dots, and long press for context menus. The full changelog is available in the gallery down under. The freezes are triggered while using certain apps including Google Chrome or the Google app. Android Police has put up a list of known instances that trigger the freezing.

Google released Android Oreo in August but so far only Pixel and Nexus owners have the update.

There are a bunch of Nougat features that are still present in addition to the new Oreo features.

Sony last week started rolling out Android Oreo to its Xperia XZ Premium, while HTC has promised the U11 will get the update by the end of the year. The camera app also got a fresh redesign and the overall battery life is also improved.

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