Discover Out When Your Telephone is Getting Android Pie

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Android Q will be the new hotness on the horizon, however some telephones are nonetheless ready for his or her tasty slice of Android Pie. Our useful information highlights every thing that makes Pie price ready for, however when can your telephone anticipate to obtain the replace, if in any respect? We’ve reached out to nearly all the producers we anticipate to help Android Pie, and right here’s what they needed to say. We’ll be updating this story as we proceed to listen to again.


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Alcatel advised Digital Developments it had nothing to share concerning Android Pie in the mean time. We don’t anticipate all of its telephones to get Android Pie — in spite of everything, a few of them nonetheless ship with Android Nougat. Not solely that, however Alcatel’s observe report with Android updates is fairly dangerous, so it’s laborious to say whether or not or not any of its telephones shall be up to date to Android Pie.


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Asus has lastly revealed which Asus telephones shall be receiving the Android Pie replace, although the schedule isn’t precisely exact.

It confirmed the Zenfone Max Professional M1, Max Professional M2, and Max M2 would obtain the replace by April 15. These updates arrived proper on time.

GSMArena noticed a Geekbench itemizing for an Asus Zenfone 5Z operating Pie, which might obtain the replace in January — and it has. An Asus consultant additionally confirmed on Asus’ Zentalk discussion board that the Zenfone four would obtain an replace.

In welcome information, the Zenfone 5 is ready to be up to date to Android Pie. Beforehand solely accessible if manually put in, the replace is now accessible over the air as nicely. The Asus ROG Telephone can also be as a result of obtain the replace quickly.

Asus telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Asus Zenfone 5
Asus Zenfone 5Z
Asus ZenFone Max Professional (M1)
Asus ZenFone Max (M2)
Asus Zenfone Max Professional (M2)

Asus telephones that can obtain Android Pie:

Asus ROG Telephone (will obtain “quickly”)
Asus Zenfone four Max
Asus Zenfone four Selfie
Asus Zenfone Selfie Stay
Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1)
Asus Zenfone 5 Lite
Asus Zenfone Stay
Asus ZenFone Stay (L1)
Asus ZenFone Max (M1)

Asus telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:


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BlackBerry advised Digital Developments it couldn’t share any details about an improve to Android Pie for BlackBerry telephones.

BlackBerry telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:

BlackBerry KeyTwo
BlackBerry KeyTwo LE
BlackBerry Movement


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The Important Telephone was one of many telephones that would entry the present Android Pie open beta, and it’s additionally one of many first to get the buyer model of Android Pie. The replace for the Important Telephone is now accessible, even when the telephone not is.

Important telephones which have obtained the Android Pie replace:


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Google’s Pixel telephones, after all, obtained Android Pie as quickly because it was accessible. Sadly, no Nexus telephones will get the replace to Android Pie.

Google telephones which have obtained the Android Pie replace:

Google Pixel 2
Google Pixel 2 XL
Google Pixel
Google Pixel XL

HMD World (Nokia)

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Since all HMD telephones run Android One, which is a inventory model of Android, we anticipate most, if not all, of the corporate’s 2018 and 2017 lineup to obtain the Android Pie replace. That suspicion has been largely confirmed, as HMD World’s chief working officer took to Twitter to verify which Nokia telephones can be receiving a slice of Pie, together with an anticipated date of arrival. Shockingly, the listing contains the Nokia 5 — a funds telephone that’s nearly two years outdated. It’s backing that up too, as an Android Pie replace is rolling out to the Nokia 5.

Not achieved with updating outdated telephones, February 2019 additionally noticed the discharge of Android Pie for the Nokia 6 and the Nokia three.1 Plus. March has seen updates for the Nokia 5.1 and the Nokia three.1, whereas June noticed the discharge of Pie for the Nokia three. The Nokia 2.1 and Nokia 1 obtained updates to Android Pie in June 2019, finishing Nokia’s replace schedule and offering an Android Pie-powered telephone for each funds.

HMD World telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Nokia eight Sirocco
Nokia eight
Nokia 7.1
Nokia 7 Plus
Nokia 6.1 Plus
Nokia 6.1
Nokia 6
Nokia 5.1 Plus
Nokia 5.1
Nokia 5
Nokia three.1 Plus
Nokia three.1
Nokia three
Nokia 2.1 (Go Version)
Nokia 1


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After the Honor 10 and View 10 have been confirmed to be receiving some scrumptious Pie, European Honor View 10 house owners started receiving the replace in October, adopted by U.S. customers in January. It was additionally confirmed that the newly launched Honor Play would even be receiving the eventual replace for Android Pie. The Honor 8X has lastly obtained a full worldwide launch of Pie, whereas Indian Honor eight Professional items have additionally obtained the replace, so you possibly can anticipate worldwide variations to obtain the replace quickly.

Whereas many had beforehand assumed the Honor 7X won’t get the Pie replace, a customer support message from Honor suggests in any other case.

Whereas these are the one telephones confirmed to date, the corporate can be remiss to not embody a few of its different telephones in that replace, so maintain your peepers peeled for extra replace information.

Honor telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Honor View 10
Honor 8X
Honor eight Professional (up to date in India)

Honor telephones confirmed to be receiving Android Pie:

Honor telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:

Honor 9 Lite
Honor 7X
Honor 7A
Honor 7C


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Shortly after Android Pie was launched in August, HTC notified customers of telephones that can obtain the replace through a tweet. Don’t anticipate that to be the top although; it’s extremely doubtless that the newly launched HTC U12 Life may also be receiving a slice of Pie. The HTC U11 Life is the primary HTC telephone to be graced with the replace — the software program has been noticed rolling out in European markets, and can doubtless come to different markets quickly.

However HTC has been quiet on the topic on Pie updates for a while now. An earlier tweet from the official HTC account confirmed the HTC U11, U11 Plus, and HTC U12 Plus can be receiving the Pie replace by the top of June 2019. One other tweet has since narrowed that all the way down to particular months for every telephone. In Might, the U11 began receiving the Pie replace in HTC’s residence market of Taiwan, however that rollout has paused after claims it bricked units.

Nonetheless, contemplating we’re busy getting enthusiastic about Android Q now, HTC appears greater than somewhat late to the social gathering.

HTC telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

HTC U11 Life (in European markets)
HTC U11 (replace paused)

HTC telephones confirmed to be receiving Android Pie:

HTC U11 Plus (Late June 2019)
HTC U12 Plus (June 2019)

HTC telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:


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Huawei was a significant holdout in saying Android Pie updates, however the firm has lastly confirmed that it’s engaged on delivering Pie to a few of its largest telephones. The corporate beforehand introduced that the P20 and Mate 10 Professional can be up to date, and adopted up with an up to date listing that additionally included the Mate 10, Mate 10 Porsche Design, and P20 Professional. Some Mate 10 Professional telephones at the moment are receiving the replace, although it appears to be restricted to sure fashions in Europe solely. Fashions of the Huawei P Sensible have additionally been noticed operating Pie, so it’s doubtless that telephone will obtain an replace too. The P10 has additionally begun receiving Pie, which got here as a shock because the telephone has been excluded from most replace plans.

Two thousand fortunate customers of these telephones may also be gaining access to the closed beta of Huawei’s EMUI 9, with the caveat that it’s nonetheless a reasonably unstable construct. Since then, a European rollout of a Pie replace for the Mate 10 Professional, P20, and P20 Professional has begun. Annoyingly for Mate 10 customers, the Mate 9 vary has begun receiving the Pie replace in China, leapfrogging the road with the P Sensible+ and the Nova 2s.

Huawei telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Huawei P20 Professional (European rollout began)
Huawei P20 (European rollout began)
Huawei Mate 10 Professional (European rollout began)
Huawei P10

Huawei telephones confirmed to be receiving Android Pie:

Huawei Mate 10
Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design
Huawei Mate 9 (replace begun in China)
Huawei Mate 9 Professional (replace begun in China)
Huawei Mate 9 Porsche Design (replace begun in China)
Huawei Nova 2s (replace begun in China)
Huawei P Sensible+ (replace begun in China)
Huawei P Sensible


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We anticipate LG’s flagships from the previous few years to get the replace, together with the LG G7 ThinQ, LG G6, and LG V30. Pie for the G7 ThinQ has launched in South Korea, confirming LG’s earlier assertion steady Pie replace for the G7 would arrive in early January — even when it was only for one area. The replace has since landed in Europe, so hopefully it’ll arrive within the U.S. quickly.

LG has confirmed extra telephones that can obtain the Pie replace by June 2019 — the LG V30, V30S ThinQ, V35 ThinQ, and V40 ThinQ. We’d assumed this timetable was for LG’s residence market of South Korea, however LG has stunned us by releasing the LG V40 ThinQ replace on time for Verizon clients. The replace has since come to the V40 ThinQ on AT&T, U.S. Mobile, unlocked, and T-Cellular. It’s additionally come to Europe. LG V35 ThinQ telephones on AT&T have additionally obtained the replace.

Canadian G7 One items have obtained an replace to the brand new software program, which is unsurprising because it’s a part of Google’s Android One initiative.

LG telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

LG G7 One (in Canada)
LG V40 ThinQ
LG V35 ThinQ (AT&T)

LG telephones confirmed to obtain Android Pie:

LG G7 ThinQ (replace rolled out to South Korea & Europe)
LG V30S ThinQ (June 2019 — Korea)
LG V30 (June 2019 — Korea)

LG telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:


Moto Z3

Motorola unveiled an official listing of telephones to get Android Pie, with the replace set to start rolling out sooner or later this 12 months. Motorola’s Android One-powered telephones, the Moto One and One Energy, have already began receiving Pie. The Moto G6 Plus has kicked off 2019 in the correct means with an replace. The rollout to Pie on Moto G6 and G6 Play units started in Brazil first, and the U.S. wasn’t far behind — the G6 has begun receiving Pie as of February 6. As of April, the Moto Z3 on Verizon has additionally obtained the Pie replace, which additionally brings 5G help to entry Verizon’s 5G community with the 5G Moto Mod.

Motorola has gone again on its phrase the place updating the Moto Z2 Power is worried. Regardless of a earlier affirmation that the 2017 flagship would obtain Pie, a discussion board submit from a Motorola Admin on Lenovo’s group discussion board clarified that solely Moto Z2 Power items from Verizon shall be getting the Android Pie replace. Motorola has blamed a “number of causes” for cancellation, however has highlighted the 5G Moto Mod as the explanation that solely Verizon fashions will get the replace. So you probably have an AT&T, Dash, T-Cellular, or unlocked Moto Z2 Power, it’s time to desert your Android Pie goals.

A Motorola spokesperson gave us the next assertion:

“Delivering any Android improve is a posh course of. For quite a lot of causes, some U.S. Moto Z2 Power fashions won’t obtain the Android 9 Pie replace. The Moto Z2 Power mannequin offered by Verizon will obtain Pie as it’s essential to allow the 5G Moto Mod. We’re dedicated to offering two years of Android safety updates on all Moto Z2 Power units. Whereas we at all times warning that our replace plans might change, Motorola regrets any inconvenience or disappointment this may occasionally trigger our loyal customers.”

This information solely applies to the U.S., and it’s at present unclear whether or not fashions in the remainder of the world are affected.

Motorola telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Moto Z3
Moto Z3 Play
Moto G6 Plus
Moto G6
Moto G6 Play
Moto One Energy
Moto One

Motorola telephones confirmed to be receiving Android Pie:

Moto Z2 Power (solely Verizon fashions)
Moto Z2 Play
Moto X4

Motorola telephones not receiving Android Pie:

Moto Z2 Power (T-Cellular, Dash, AT&T, and unlocked)


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Following an open beta for Android Pie on the OnePlus, OnePlus confirmed that the buyer model of the working system is now rolling out. In July, OnePlus additionally introduced the OnePlus three and 3T would additionally obtain an replace to Android Pie. However don’t assume it’ll be achieved rapidly — OnePlus plans to replace its handsets to Android Pie in reverse-sequential order: The OnePlus 6 would be the first to be up to date, whereas the OnePlus three shall be final.

OnePlus has launched the next assertion:

“OnePlus is pushed by the thought of giving individuals the very best and software program expertise and that’s why we’ve been enthusiastic about Android P for a while now, having labored intently with the Android Beta Program. We’re trying ahead to bringing Android P to OnePlus 6, in addition to updating OnePlus 5/5T, and OnePlus three/3T, making certain OnePlus customers all around the world can proceed to take pleasure in new options.”

The OnePlus 6 has obtained the Android Pie replace, as have the OnePlus 5/5T. It’s been slower going for the OnePlus three and 3T, however each telephones have lastly obtained the ultimate Android Pie construct as of Might 2019.

OnePlus telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

OnePlus 6
OnePlus 5T
OnePlus 5
OnePlus 3T
One Plus three


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The Android Pie beta was accessible to the Oppo R15, so we’d assumed it will be amongst the primary telephones to get the buyer launch of Android Pie as soon as accessible. That, er, hasn’t labored out, as we’re nonetheless ready. Nonetheless, we’ve a greater concept of the replace schedule now, which is good.

Oppo telephones confirmed to be receiving Android Pie:

Oppo R15 (April, overdue)
Oppo R15 Dream Version/R15 Professional (April, overdue)
Oppo Discover X (finish of August)
Oppo R17 (finish of August)
Oppo R17 Professional (finish of August)
Oppo R11s (from late September)
Oppo R11s Plus (from late September)
Oppo R11 (from late September)
Oppo R11 Plus (from late September)
Oppo A7x (from late September)
Oppo A3 (from late September)

Oppo telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:

Oppo A83
Oppo F7
Oppo F5 Youth
Oppo F5


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Razer confirmed that the Razer Telephone 2 shall be getting Android Pie, with the replace set to roll out beginning on the finish of February. In keeping with Razer, the replace will roll out to clients of unlocked telephones on February 27, whereas service Razer Telephone 2 units will get the replace on March 14. The Pie replace for AT&T items has been confirmed for April four. That ought to imply that every one Razer 2 telephones ought to be capable to replace now.

There’s nonetheless no phrase on when or if the unique Razer Telephone will get Android Pie.

Razer telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Razer telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:


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Samsung has clarified which units will certainly be receiving Android Pie.

In keeping with 9to5Google, Samsung introduced at its developer convention that the Galaxy S9, S9 Plus, and Word 9 would all be getting the Android Pie replace in January. The Word 9 was confirmed to have a January 15 rollout, however Samsung began that off early, with German Word 9 house owners reporting the Pie replace had arrived forward of that date. German S9 house owners obtained an early Christmas current from Samsung, because the Android Pie replace got here by way of for them in late 2018. As of February 2019, Galaxy S9 house owners on Verizon, Dash, and AT&T, and people with unlocked telephones had obtained the replace. Word 9 house owners on Dash and AT&T started receiving the replace in February, with T-Cellular and unlocked items following in March.

The S8 vary was as a result of obtain the replace in February, however Samsung pushed that date to March. That replace started rolling out within the U.Ok. first and has now come to Dash house owners. The Word eight has began receiving the Pie replace in Jap Europe and India, although, which means it can roll out in different areas pretty quickly. Apparently, certification factors to the Galaxy Word FE getting an Android Pie replace, too.

Samsung’s midrange choices have begun to get the Pie replace, too, however largely in areas exterior the U.S. The Galaxy A6 Plus and Galaxy A9 started receiving the replace in Poland, whereas the Galaxy A8 Plus has begun receiving it in Russia and India. This doubtless factors to the discharge of Pie within the U.S. too, so maintain your eyes open.

Samsung’s lack of pace is all the way down to the truth that its consumer interface, One UI (previously the Samsung Expertise), is closely custom-made. As such it takes much more work on Samsung’s half to create the replace.

Samsung telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Word 9
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Word eight
Samsung Galaxy J8
Samsung Galaxy J6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy J6
Samsung Galaxy J4 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A8s
Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star
Samsung Galaxy A7 2018
Samsung Galaxy A6
Samsung Galaxy A9 2018
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime2
Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime
Samsung Galaxy A8 2018
Samsung Galaxy J6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy J4 Plus
Samsung Galaxy M30
Samsung Galaxy M20
Samsung Galaxy M10
Samsung Galaxy J7 Professional
Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt

Samsung telephones confirmed to obtain Android Pie:

Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (June)
Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo (July)
Samsung Galaxy J7 (July)
Samsung Galaxy Xcover four (August)
Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 (September)
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core
Samsung Galaxy J4

Samsung telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:

Samsung telephones rumored to obtain Android Pie:


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Android Pie is out there for the Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact, and updates have now arrived for the XZ1, XZ1 Compact, XZ Premium, and XZ2 Premium. The corporate additionally detailed that the Xperia XA2, XA2 Extremely, and XA2 Premium will get the replace sooner or later in early 2019. The XA2 and XA2 Extremely have apparently begun receiving the replace in Myanmar.

Anticipate all of the high-end fashions to get Android Pie, however don’t maintain your breath you probably have a midrange or funds Sony telephone.

Sony telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Sony Xperia XZ2
Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium
Sony Xperia XZ1
Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
Sony Xperia XA2
Sony Xperia XA2 Extremely

Sony telephones confirmed to be receiving Android Pie:

Sony Xperia XA2 Premium (anticipated 2019)

Sony telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:

Sony Xperia XZ
Sony Xperia XZ Compact


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The Android Pie beta is out there to 2 Vivo telephones — the Vivo X21UD, and the Vivo X21. Vivo has confirmed that the Pie replace can be coming to some Vivo telephones within the final a part of 2018. Sadly, Vivo appears to have missed its window — however it did launch a beta for the Nex S, and Nex A in China too. That beta has lastly been adopted by an replace for the Nex A and the Nex S in sure markets.

Vivo telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Vivo telephones confirmed to be receiving Android Pie:

Vivo telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:


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After an Android Pie beta, a rollout of the ultimate replace is underway to the Xiaomi Mi Combine 2S. Being on Android One, the Mi A1 was at all times going to get Android Pie — the query was when. Seems it’s right here quickly for Mi A1 house owners, as a consumer in Bangladesh has reported receiving an replace to Pie. The Xiaomi Mi A2 has additionally obtained the Android Pie replace, as of mid-November.

Xiaomi has launched an inventory of the telephones it will likely be updating, together with some schedules. Be mindful these lists are topic to sudden change. Updates for the Redmi 6 and 6A have been canceled.

Xiaomi telephones which have obtained Android Pie:

Xiaomi Mi Combine three (accessible as a sideloaded replace)
Xiaomi Mi Combine 2S
Xiaomi Mi A2
Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite
Xiaomi Mi A1
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Professional
Xiaomi Redmi Word 5 Professional
Xiaomi Redmi S2/Y2

Xiaomi telephones anticipated to obtain Android Pie:

Xiaomi Mi Combine 2 (anticipated Q2 2019)
Xiaomi Mi 6 (anticipated Q2 2019)
Xiaomi Mi Word three (anticipated Q2 2019)
Xiaomi Mi 9 Explorer (in improvement)
Xiaomi Mi 6X (in improvement)
Xiaomi Mi Word 6 Professional (in improvement)
Xiaomi Mi Max 2
Pocophone F1 by Xiaomi
Black Shark
Xiaomi Redmi Word 5

Xiaomi telephones not receiving Android Pie:

Xiaomi Redmi 6A (canceled)
Xiaomi Redmi 6 (canceled)


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ZTE has but to answer our e mail. It’s unclear what the way forward for the corporate shall be contemplating ZTE’s U.S. points, so we doubt you’ll see Android Pie on just lately launched ZTE telephones any time quickly.

Up to date on June 28, 2019: Motorola has given us an announcement concerning the Moto Z2 Power replace.

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