AT&T Updating Samsung Captivate to Android 2.2 Froyo
AT&T indicated today via its Facebook page that it is offering the Android 2.2. Froyo system update to the Samsung Captivate. The update will be pushed out starting Thursday, February 24.
HTC's Unlocked 10 Snags Android 7 Update
HTC said the unlocked variant of its HTC 10 smartphone should receive Android 7 Nougat beginning today. The update is being pushed out over-the-air to the U.S.
Verizon Says Samsung Pay Update Pushing This Week
Verizon Wireless today confirmed that it is enabling Samsung Pay on the Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, Note 5, and S6 Edge+ through a software update. "After the update, customers will be able to download and install the [Samsung Pay] app from the Google Play Store," said Verizon in an email to Phone Scoop.
Samsung Kicking Off Android 6 Update for Galaxy S6 Line
Samsung said it will begin the general Android 6.0 Marshmallow update cycle for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones starting today. Samsung will make separate announcements in each market as the update becomes available from its carrier partners around the world.
Samsung Says Unlocked S8, S8+, Note8 to Get Android 8 Soon
Samsung took to its forums to assure owners of unlocked handsets that Android 8 Oreo is on the way. The company has been updating carrier-branded versions of the Galaxy S8, S8+, and Note8 to Android 8 Oreo over the last few weeks.
T-Mobile Rolling Out Nougat to Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge
T-Mobile this week began the process of updating its Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge handsets from Android 6 Marshmallow to Android 7 Nougat. Beyond updating the core platform to Nougat, T-Mobile didn't specify what else might be included in the new operating system.