OnePlus 2 will not get Android Nougat update, confirms OnePlus

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OnePlus has confirmed that OnePlus 2 will not get Android 7.0 Nougat update. Launched in 2015, OnePlus 2 currently runs Android Marshmallow and will not be updated with latest Android OS, OnePlus confirmed the same in an interview with Android Authority.

“When we built the OnePlus 2 we didn’t have the software infrastructure team in place we do now”, said the company. OnePlus also stated that its customer service department has been telling its customers for a “little while” now that the OnePlus 2 smartphone will not be receiving Android Nougat update. The company had promised to update its devices for at least 24 months after release. The company had rolled out an incremental OxygenOS update for the OnePlus 2 smartphone.

At the beginning of this month, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau confirmed that OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T will receive Android O update. OnePlus will announce its latest flagship OnePlus 5 on June 20 and it will be launched in India on June 22.


Author: Sneha Bokil

Sneha Bokil is a tech enthusiast and is currently using OnePlus 3T but she still treasures her Nokia N70 (M). You can follow her on Twitter @snehabokil and on Google+