Samsung finally delivers updates to Android Oreo for Galaxy S8

- Adrian Ungureanu

After nearly three months of testing, Samsung has begun delivering update packages to Android 8.0 Oreo for it’s flagship series launched in 2017.

There are quite a lot of smartphones from other smaller manufacturers that already have Android 8.0 Oreo on board, but the Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ didn’t got it yet.

Those who have been enrolled in the beta testing program, which was started in November, should already be able to update their OS, if they haven’t done it yet.

For the general public, the update package should be available to all users around the world in the coming days. Less than those bought for US carriers which will soon follow.

The new Android 8.0 Oreo on Galaxy S8 and S8+ are coming with the new Samsung Experience 9.0 interface that will be featured on the new flagships Galaxy S9 and S9+, which will be unveiled on Feb. 25, in Barcelona, a day before the official opening of the Mobile World Congress 2018.