The most recent Android Nougat replace brings a chunk of Pixel to Nexus telephones
Android 7.1.1 begins going dwell in the present day as an over-the-air replace — a roll out that may proceed by way of the following a number of weeks to a choose variety of Google-approved units, together with the Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus Participant, Pixel C and Basic Cell 4G (Android One), together with units enrolled in Google’s Android Beta Program.
These units will largely be taking part in catch-up with the corporate’s final flagship, the Pixel, which obtained a little bit of a head begin when it launched with 7.1. It’s not precisely a serious improve, however ought to assist curb customers who’ve been affected by just a little little bit of Pixel-based jealousy.
The replace features a extra inclusive set of emojis, with male/feminine counterparts for these emojis that have been initially simply restricted to 1 — embrace feminine welders and males getting haircuts. As a result of it’s 2016 and anybody can get haircuts and weld stuff, thanks very a lot. Different message-based additions embrace the power to ship GIFs from the keyboard of apps like Allo, Messenger and Hangouts.
App shortcuts have been added to the house display screen on this newest model, as effectively, launching favorites with an extended press of the corresponding icon.