Although later than other manufacturers, Samsung is already beginning to distribute Android Nougat its Galaxy S7 with S7 Edge. This update has generated enough confusion, and is that, after its launch, detected faults and stopped it, the next day published the firmware of United Kingdom and Czech Republic.
Today the Korean manufacturer It has officially confirmed the start of the update for the flagships of last year at global level and, in addition, it has also announced some of the most important innovations that will bring at the level of user experience. They have focused, primarily, on Touchwiz make a place more orderly and easy to use.
The new features included in the new version of Touchwiz
One of the major changes will be in terms of notifications is concerned, whose aesthetic has been modified to give it a cleaner look and, in addition, be improves the Organization of notifications, putting them in groups of nine so they can locate better. Within the quick settings panel shall be S-Finder to search on your phone or via the internet.
Something new is not to see devices capable of using the multi-view, and Samsung has several models that it have been using a few versions of Android, but with Nougat, according to the Korean manufacturer, can be adjusted more easily the size of the windows. For further help with multi-tasking, You can add up to five floating windows In addition to the split-screen.
Performance mode is another feature in Nougat, which It would, in turn, of four different modes: a mode optimization which would save battery, a way to play that active Game Launcher and Game Tools, entertainment mode improves the quality of image and sound and, finally, the high performance mode improves the quality of screen everything.
The last improvement that announce is Samsung Pass, that will allow, using your fingerprint, log in to some websites and applications with this feature. Of course, these developments has announced the Korean manufacturer join which brings the operating system itself, at least the majority of them.
Mobile phones and tablets that updated to Nougat in the first half of 2017
Samsung has also used to enumerate the Terminal who want to upgrade during the first half of this year, a list that does not have too many surprises, since they include, in addition to the high end of 2016, the mobile star of 2015, a couple of tablets and a couple of phones of the Galaxy A family.
- Samsung Galaxy S6
- Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
- Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus
- Samsung Galaxy 5 Note
- Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S-Pen
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 LTE
- Samsung Galaxy A3
- Samsung Galaxy A8
Taking into account that the list only corresponds with terminals that will be updated during the first half of 2017, expected that the list is quite broad. In fact Sammobile has since, a few days ago, a considerably longer list that include, for example, Active in the Galaxy S6 and S7 versions. The additional list of terminals would be as follows:
- Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016 and 2017)
- Samsung Galaxy (2016 and 2017) A5
- Samsung Galaxy (2016 and 2017) A7
- Samsung Galaxy A9 and A9 Pro
- Samsung Galaxy S6 Active
- Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
- Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
- Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016)
As we see, list is practically doubled, is added to the rest of the Galaxy A family and the most powerful Galaxy J family in 2016. We remind you that it is not a list confirmed by Samsung, by what could meet several of the devices here mentioned stuck in your current version of Android.