Google has released factory system images of the much awaited Android 8.0 Oreo update for compatible devices.
Android Oreo for Pixel and Nexus
Google has started to roll out the final version which should be soon available to compatible devices. However, it does take some time before you receive the over the air notification. Google said that for now it’s pushing the AOSP update for its OEM partners. Android Oreo system imagesare now available on the developers' site. https://developer.android.com/about/versions/o/download.html#flash The system images are available for compatible devices:
Nexus 6P, Nexus Player, Pixel C,
Google Pixel, and Google Pixel XL users. You need to ensure that you have an unlocked bootloader and ADB running on your computer before installing. All your data will be removed while installing system images, so ensure that you backup beforehand. Steps to install OS:
Download the appropriate system image for your device below, then unzip it to a safe di…
Introduction Instant apps is a new feature from Google on Android Platform. Native Android apps, without the installation. Access From Anywhere. Works on the Latest Android Devices. Slim down your application Support deep linking and App links. Google recently released Instant Apps to developers as part of an effort to help kickoff the next big enhancement to the native app experience in Android. Instant Apps aim to help bring users into the best native app experience as quickly as possible by downloading only parts of an application when they need them. This makes it fast and easy to engage users with great mobile app experiences, even though they do not have the application installed on their devices.
Access From Anywhere: Instant Apps are triggered by URL intents, meaning that they can be started from anywhere including, search results, social media shares, messages, beacons, NFC and other applications or even other Instant Apps — without needing to install your app first. URLs mapped …
Multi-window A new manifest attribute called android:resizableActivity is available for apps targeting N and beyond. If this attribute is set to true, your activity can be launched in split-screen modes on phones and tablets. You can also specify your activity's minimum allowable dimensions, preventing users from making the activity window smaller than that size. Implementation:
<activityandroid:name=“ActivityName”android:configChanges="orientation|screenSize|keyboard|keyboardHidden|screenLayout|smallestScreenSize"android:resizeableActivity="true”></activity> Direct reply notifications: With Android Nougat, you can reply to your notifications directly from their spot in the tray. You won't have to open the app or install anything extra, either. Once the folks who built your app support the feature, it will just work. Don't worry though. When you need to see more or do more than just send a quick reply, you can still tap the notification to open an app…