Tech-search giants, Google Inc. has confirmed that even though they killed off it’s Nexus series, with the launch of Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones, the company says they will continue to support Nexus devices.
The company rolled out the Android 7.0 Nougat update in August to handful of Nexus devices, including; Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Pixel C tablet, and Android One General Mobile 4G devices while the likes of Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 LTE were being left out.
However, the company asked Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 users to mean while register for the Android N Developer Preview as they wait for the Android 7.0 Nougat, as promised. And according to online sources, earlier this week, Nexus 6 users started receiving the update along with the October Android security patch. Now, Nexus 9 LTE users have also received the update to the company’s newest OS, the Android 7.0 Nougat.
Notably, at the Made by Google event earlier this week, Android 7.1 Nougat was unveiled alongside the two Pixel smartphones, and Google claims that Nexus and Pixel C tablet will receive the developer preview before the end of the year, Gadgets 360 news reports.
The update is rolling out over-the-air, but if you can’t wait, Google has also uploaded factory and OTA images.