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Samsung Pauses Android 8.0 Oreo Update For Galaxy S7 Line

Posted On: May 16, 2018   |   Posted By: Android Headlines

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge flagship Android smartphones from 2016 finally started receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update recently in some markets, but it did not go so well. Despite extensive beta testing before the final build rolled out, it seems that the update is having some issues and is causing some devices to reboot and enter boot loops. Since Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge owners started complaining of bricked devices following the update, Samsung was forced to temporarily pause the update's rollout until it figures out what went wrong and how to fix it.
Affected users flocked to Samsung forums to report the matter, and a company moderator has acknowledged that a “limited number” of devices are indeed having issues after the Android 8.0 Oreo update, rebooting all of a sudden. The Samsung representative added that the company is looking into the matter and it halted the release until it patches things up, but it will resume the rollout as soon as it can. At this point, there's no indication...

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