Android 9 Pie is already on the street. The edition of the tenth anniversary of Android, which will not turn years until next September 23, is already reaching some phones in the market, but the rest of manufacturers continue at their own pace, still, Oreo mobile phones with which they were committed.
Motorola is one of them. The Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus last year were in the pool, logic for its release date, to receive Android 8.1 Oreo, and in fact, the update came to have a first advance that then stopped. Now, at last, the brand confirms that the Oreo version of Android, without specifying numbering, is already underway.
Oreo has already been released
Except for some lucky ones who had the version launched preliminarily, the users of the Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus are still with Android 7.0 Nougat. Nougat for everyone waiting for some cookies that look like they have already left for their homes. The notification comes from the company itself, which claims to have solved the problems they had with said OTA.
Next, to Oreo, the operating system of Google has adhered some sensible improvements like the management of the battery, a general improvement in the performance and new permissions for the system, so that Android can limit the use that some apps make of the phones in the background.
Oreo brings new emojis, new backgrounds, multi-window mode and also PiP mode, or Picture in Picture, to watch videos in floating windows of the system, keeping other content behind it. As on previous occasions, the arrival of Oreo to the Moto G5 can be a matter of days or weeks.
The release of these updates is usually done in a phased manner and by regions, so it is a matter of time before users of Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus have Oreo in their terminals. When will it be seen? We will be observing to see as soon as the new version is released.
Ikechukwu Onu is a writer, front-end dev, and digital junkie with a profound interest in all things tech. When not reviewing gadgets or apps, he enjoys contributing in groups and forums, tinkering with websites, and hanging out with friends.