Google declared Android 9 Pie on August 6, 2018, and started turning it out to Pixel smartphones that day. These incorporate the Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, and Pixel 2 XL.
Yet, shouldn’t something be said about the rest of the devices? Which ones have just gotten Android Pie and which ones are relied upon to get it sooner rather than later? Peruse on to discover all that you have to think about the Android 9 Pie update plan, alongside how to introduce Android Pie updates and substantially more.
Key Android Pie update highlights
We have a total diagram of all the new highlights in our Android 9 Pie survey. We’d recommend looking at that article to perceive what’s going on in Android Pie, what new highlights it brings, all the plan changes, and that’s only the tip of the iceberg.
- Gesture navigation
- Updated application review screen
- Quick settings overhaul
- Dark/light themes options
- Advanced Digital Wellbeing
- Versatile Brightness
- Adaptive Battery
- Application Actions and Slices
- Enhanced notifications
- Enhanced Do Not Disturb mode
Android Go Pie version
Seven days after the official launching of Android 9 Pie, Google declared the Pie variant of Android Go. The organization asserts it’s considerably littler, quicker, and more secure than the Oreo adaptation. The OS will free up significantly more space on cell phones, as appeared in the picture beneath:
The Pie adaptation of Android Go likewise offers quicker boot times, security highlights like a confirmed boot, and a dashboard for following information utilization.
OTA files and Android Pie factory images
Android Pie factory images and OTA files are accessible on Google’s site. You can likewise download them through the connections beneath. On the off chance that you need assistance sideloading the update physically, look at our helpful how to install Android Pie article.
Shouldn’t something be said about other Android makers?
This year, the Android Pie rollout was somewhat unique in relation to other significant OS discharges. Because of Google’s endeavors with Project Treble, seven other telephone creators — Nokia, OnePlus, Oppo, Sony, Vivo, Xiaomi, and Essential — had the option to enlist their cell phones in the Android Beta program close by Pixels. A great deal of these organizations have just discharged Android Pie for a couple of their telephones.
You’ll discover an outline of the gadgets that have (or will) get Android Pie underneath. We’re continually refreshing this post as new updates are propelled, so ensure you visit it habitually to keep awake to date with all the most recent.
Fundamental Pie update
August 6, 2018 — Essential has consistently been amazingly quick at giving Android updates, and this discharge is the same. Minutes after Google reported Pie, Essential previously began revealing the update to the Essential Phone. A few of us really got the report on our Essential Phones speedier than our Pixels. Not awful!
August 13, 2018 — Essential has reported by means of Twitter that the Android Pie update has been discharged for Sprint clients.
August 27, 2018 — The organization took to Twitter to report that the Android Pie update began turning out to Telus variations of the Essential Phone.
OnePlus Pie update
August 6, 2018 — The organization said in an explanation that it anticipates carrying Android Pie to the OnePlus 6, OnePlus 5T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 3T, and OnePlus 3, yet avoided offering any subtleties:
” OnePlus is driven by giving individuals the most ideal equipment and programming knowledge and that is the reason we’ve been amped up for Android P for quite a while, having worked intimately with the Android Beta Program. We’re anticipating carrying Android P to OnePlus 6, just as refreshing OnePlus 5/5T, and OnePlus 3/3T, guaranteeing OnePlus clients everywhere throughout the world can keep on appreciating new highlights.”
August 16, 2018 — According to XDA-Developers, informal AOSP ports of the most recent Android variant are now accessible for some OnePlus gadgets. These incorporate the OnePlus 3 and 3T, just as the more established OnePlus X and OnePlus 2.
September 3, 2018 — The organization has discharged the Open Beta 1 for the OnePlus 6, which carries Android 9 Pie to the device. To give it a shot, click here to understand directions and get connections to download the product. In any case, before you do, remember that as this is a beta update, a few things — including Google Pay — won’t work appropriately. What’s more, in the event that you don’t care for the product and need to return to the steady Oreo adaptation of Android, you’ll need to wipe your OnePlus 6 and afterward reinstall the OS — which means you’ll lose every one of the information that is not supported up.
September 7, 2018 — The maker has discharged the Open Beta 2 for the OnePlus 6. The update brings Wi-Fi steadiness upgrades, advanced foundation control utilization control, improved performing various tasks UI, and then some — see the whole changelog here.
September 15, 2018 — OnePlus has discharged the Open Beta 3 for the OnePlus 6. The update adds the capacity to dispatch Google Assistant or some other outsider collaborator by squeezing and holding the power button for 0.5 seconds. It additionally adds new usefulness to Parallel Apps: the element presently bolsters Telegram, Discord, IMO, Uber, and OLA. Moreover, the beta update carries with its dependability fixes for the unique mark sensor, face open, and surrounding show.
September 21, 2018 — OnePlus has discharged the steady form of the Android 9 Pie update for the OnePlus 6. It’s an arranged rollout, which means the update will be accessible for a set number of clients from the outset and will advance toward all OnePlus 6 gadget throughout the following couple of weeks. The rollout did not depend on areas — the update is rather arbitrarily sent out to a set number of handsets.
October 16, 2018 — The steady form of Android 9 Pie is presently turning out to OnePlus 6 gadgets in the U.K. The update weighs about 1.5GB.
October 14, 2018 — Pete Lau, one of the organizers of OnePlus, uncovered on Chinese miniaturized scale blogging website Weibo that the up and coming OnePlus 6T will dispatch with Android 9 Pie out-of-the-case. Be that as it may, the OnePlus 6T’s product will be not quite the same as the present form of Pie on the OnePlus 6. It will have some new signals just as “a totally different UI, “as per the OxygenOS improvement group.
Pete Lau likewise referenced that while the OnePlus 3, 3T, 5, and 5T will even now get Android 9 Pie, the update is taking longer than anticipated. Shockingly, he didn’t share explicit subtleties on when it will be accessible.
November 14, 2018 — OnePlus is revealing the Android Pie beta for the OnePlus 5 and 5T to certain clients in China. The update is relied upon to advance toward more markets soon, in spite of the fact that there’s no word on when precisely that may occur.
November 23, 2018 — OnePlus has declared on its discussion that the Android Pie Open Beta for the OnePlus 5 and 5T is “practically out.” That implies it ought to be discharged soon, albeit a particular date was not referenced.
December 12, 2018 — The beta adaptation of Android Pie is presently accessible for the OnePlus 5 and 5T. In case you’re as of now part of the Open Beta program, you ought to get the update over-the-air presently. Else, you’ll need to streak the new form yourself.
December 25, 2018 — The steady form of Android 9 Pie has begun turning out to the OnePlus 5 and 5T. The update incorporates another UI, new route motions (just on the OnePlus 5T), gaming mode 3.0, another Do Not Disturb mode, coordinated Google Lens in the camera application, and the December 2018 security patches, in addition to other things.
February 28, 2019 — We have some great and terrible news for OnePlus 3/3T proprietors. Fortunately, as indicated by an OnePlus people group administrator, the Android Pie update for the telephones is as yet coming. The terrible news is that there’s no word on when it will be discharged.
April 5, 2019 — OnePlus has propelled the main Android Pie beta update for the OnePlus 3/3T in China. There’s no word on when the beta will be accessible in different nations or when the steady form of the update will be discharged.
April 17, 2019 — Android 9 Pie is currently accessible as a Community Beta form for the OnePlus 3 and 3T. Those on the most recent Open Beta rendition can download the proper record and update their gadgets through Recovery Update, while those on the most recent stable form can download the document and either experience Local or Recovery Update — adapt increasingly here.
May 7, 2019 — The second Android Pie people group beta is turning out to the OnePlus 3 and 3T. The update is centered around bug fixes as opposed to new highlights — adapt increasingly here.
May 22, 2019 — Android 9 Pie is currently turning out to the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T around the world. The update incorporates the April 2019 Android security fix, another don’t upset mode, Gaming Mode 3.0, Google Lens combination in the camera application, and Google Duo joining in the telephone application.
Oppo Pie update
August 6, 2018 — Oppo connected with Android Authority to state that it doesn’t yet have an objective discharge date for Android Pie.
Vivo Pie update
August 8, 2018 — Vivo disclosed to Android Authority that it intends to discharge Android Pie in Q4 2018:
“Structuring for shoppers’ needs keep on being Vivo’s top need. Moving up to the most recent Android Pie working framework to convey better versatile experience is accordingly a zone Vivo is chipping away at bringing to customers at the earliest opportunity. Customers can anticipate that this update should turn out in Q4 this year. We will keep you refreshed once we have more subtleties to share.”
December 24, 2018 — Vivo has commenced the Android Pie shut beta program for fours of its cell phones: the X21, X21 UD, Nex An, and Nex S. In any case, the program is just accessible in China for the present. There’s no word on when the steady forms of the updates will be discharged, yet we do hope to see them at some point in the principal quarter of 2019.
March 26, 2019 — The Vivo Nex S Pie update is turning out in Asia.
April 22, 2019 — According to The Mobile Indian, the Vivo V11 Pro is currently getting Android Pie in India. The update comes in at around 3.1GB.