This month Samsung has started rolling out new Android Oreo 8.0 software update for Samsung Galaxy S7 & Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones. Now the news is due to some serious bugs & problems into the firmware, Samsung has stopped releasing Android Oreo. This decision has taken by company after many users are complaining about device reboot & boot loops. Samsung is pushing new Android Oreo 8.0 software update for its all premium devices. In the beginning month of this year it rolled out on Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ devices. Both devices are working fine after getting new version and some users have even seen major improvements in many departments.
The problem is again occured with Galaxy S7 duo smartphones & company has officially confirmed it. The Samsung UK team has posted it on their official forum account & said they have stopped new software update. The same message has been posted on notices section of Samsung Canada forum. The decision has taken in favor of customers so they wouldn’t face any further damage. The developers also advised customers to visit Samsung Support team if they have downloaded new version and facing problems. The other option to solve this problem is customer must Factory Reset their phones. Don’t forget to take backup of your data before resetting it.
The team has posted, “Following limited number of cases where Galaxy S7 devices have rebooted unexpectedly with Android 8.0 Oreo, we have temporarily stopped rollout of the update. We are investigating the issue internally to ensure that the impact to the affected devices is minimized and the rollout of the update can resume as quickly as possible.”
Samsung Galaxy S7 & Galaxy S7 Edge Android 8.0 Oreo update has rollout out in almost all major countries. In this month it has arrived in India. Bad luck is it is better if you don’t download new version & wait till Samsung fixes software issues. The new update has released on Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ & Galaxy Note 8 devices. In the past, same issue had occurred with Galaxy S8 update & company released new update after some week. It might happen same with this Oreo update so you must wait another few weeks to get better version.
Madhav Biradar started his career in technology back in 2011, where he covered mobile & gaming articles. He is an enthusiast in smartphone & wearable gadgets. In his free time, he likes to read about new tech gadgets and watch movies.