Disappointing news for users of Android devices with processors Qualcomm Snapdragon 800/801 chips. The owners of these smart phones can not install the new Android 7.0 operating system Nougat.
The software platform Android 7.0 is now available for the "гуглофонов" particularly "Reference" series of the Nexus range. As always, the spread of the new version is a matter of небыстрым. According to Developer information under the nickname of LlabTooFeR, owners of smartphones in the Snapdragon 800/801 chips can not count on the possibility of installing Android Nougat.
The whole thing in Vulkan API. In the company Qualcomm has taken the decision not to let the video drivers listed однокристальных up systems. And without them, due to the implementation in the operating system of the new API expect the appearance of Android 7.0 for smartphones does not fall.
Snapdragon 800/801 - definitely not of the newest processors Qualcomm. However, it is sufficiently productive to the decision, the chances that is more than enough for most tasks. From them most popular Android-devices such as the Nexus 5, HTC One M8, the LG G2 / G3, Samsung Galaxy S5, ZTE Axon, OnePlus X, Moto X second generation Sony Xperia Z3, Sony Xperia work Z3, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and others.
Users seek to resolve the problem of informal ways. Thus, the Network has already appeared compilation of Android 7.0 for the Nexus 5, but until it becomes unstable and неполноценно, so it is not clear whether the owners of the respective smartphones wait at least informal ports, the new OS.
Note that while Android 7.0 Nougat is available only for a limited number of devices Google Partner date. When will the new operating system to other manufacturers, unknown. At this time, released last year, Android 6.0 marshmallow received only 15.2% of the owners of "гуглофонов" while in iOS September 87% of mobile Apple devices work.