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List of phones getting the Android 9.0 Pie update

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Officially released in August this year, Android’s ninth major software update, 9.0 (Pie) has
already been available for a couple devices including Google Pixel devices, OnePlus 6 and
Essential phone. In the coming quarters, the Android update will be made available for many
phones of different brands.

Google had announced that they will release ‘lite version’ of the
latest OS update for Android Go smartphones as well. As per recent reports, Sony Xperia XZ3
will arrive on the market with Android Pie pre-installed. Is the Android’s latest update for every
smartphone? Will your phone receive Android 9.0 Pie update? To know this, we have compiled
a list of smartphones below, which has received the Android update or will receive it in the near
future.

All Google Pixel smartphones have received the final version of the Android 9.0 Pie. Upcoming
Google Pixel 3 and 3XL smartphones will be launched with Android 9.0 Pie pre-installed.

●Google Pixel
●Google Pixel XL
Google Pixel 2 XL
Google Pixel 2

Apart from Pixel devices, a couple of smartphones of other manufacturers will get the latest
Android update. Thanks to the Google Beta Program. All the below-listed smartphones have
tried out Android P beta version.

OnePlus 6
Essential PH-1
Nokia 7 Plus
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S
● Vivo X21
● Vivo X21 UD
● Sony Experia XZ2
Oppo R15 Pro

OnePlus

Several OnePlus smartphones will also receive the Android 9.0 (Pie) update soon. As per the
Tiger Mobiles leaks, the upcoming OnePlus 6T will also get the update.

● OnePlus 5T
● OnePlus 5
● OnePlus 3T

● OnePlus 3

Samsung

One of the top smartphone manufacturers across the globe, Samsung has not revealed any detail
on which Samsung smartphone will receive Android 9.0 update. However, it is expected that the
latest OS update will be available for Samsung flagship smartphones first. The update is
expected to be available by early 2019. Below is a list of Samsung phones to get Android 9.0 Pie
update.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
● Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)
● Samsung Galaxy A6 (2018)
● Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus (2018)

Sony

It is official that Sony Xperia XZ3 will be launched in the market with Android 9.0 Pie
pre-installed. Besides, the brand has promised to make the latest Android OS update available for
Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z2 lineups. The update is expected to arrive in November 2018.
List of Sony phones getting Android 9.0 Pie update
● Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium
● Sony Xperia XZ2
● Xperia XZ2 compact
● Sony Xperia XZ1
● Xperia Z1 compact
● Sony Xperia XZ Premium
● Sony Xperia XA2
● Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra

● Sony Xperia XA2 Plus

Xiaomi

The brand has informed that they are working on developing a new MIUI update based on the
latest Android 9.0 Pie. All its Android smartphones will soon get Android Pie update.
A couple of Xiaomi smartphones that have been the part of Android One Program are expected
to get the update first. These Android One smartphones include Xiaomi Mi A2, Mi A1 and Mi
A2 Lite.
List of Xiaomi phones eligible for Android Pie update

● Xiaomi Mi mix
● Xiaomi Mi Mix 2
● Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S
● Xiaomi Redmi 6
● Xiaomi Redmi 5
● Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer, Mi 8 and Mi 8 SE
● Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
● Xiaomi Redmi Note 5

HTC

Like other smartphone manufacturers, HTC has also confirmed that the HTC U series will
receive Android Pie update soon. However, no exact rollout plans have been disclosed by the
company.
List of HTC devices receiving Android Pie update

● HTC U12 Plus
● HTC U11
● HTC U11 Plus
● HTC U11 Life

Motorola

The company has shortlisted a couple of smartphones that will surely receive the Android Pie
update. The update is expected to arrive in the last quarter of 2018.

● moto z3
● moto z3 play
● moto z2 force edition
● moto z2 play
● moto x4
● moto g6 plus
● moto g6
● moto g6 play

Huawei

Huawei, as always, is working on bringing the Android 9.0 Pie-based EMUI operating system
for their smartphones. The company has recently rolled out its Android Pie based EMUI 9 beta
version for limited devices.
List of Huawei phones getting Android 9.0 Pie update

Huawei P20 Pro
● Huawei P20
● Huawei Mate 10
● Huawei Mate 10 Pro

Honor

A couple of Honor smartphones are expected to get the latest Android OS update by the end of
the year, 2018. The list of smartphones includes Honor View 10, Honor 8 Lite, Honor 8 Pro,
Honor 6X and Honor 7X.

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