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Leigh Mccormick
December 10, 2017

The Android 8.1 update has been rolled out an an over the air update to the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones.

Google " s Android 8.1 Oreo has stared to roll out for Pixel and Pixel 2 smartphones.

The Check for update button on Pixel and Nexus devices has in recent times become a redundant feature, which ends up annoying users who love to press it despite knowing that it doesn't really work. Share your thoughts and your concerns about the new update via the comment box below. Also, the company promised Android Oreo before the end of the year. Specifically, the Android Oreo 8.1 introduces a bunch of new software tools that developers will find very useful, one of those being the new Neural Networks API. The included December security patch also includes a fix for the KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability.

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It can always be a little frustrating to see that your phone refuses to update, even when you know there's new software out there for the device.

Today, Pixel 2 XL users on AT&T began receiving the Android 8.1 OTA after the initial rollout on Tuesday. The update will also prevent the apps from displaying invalid autofill options. If the update is available for your device, you will be able to download it from there. Once you get the update, head over into the Settings app, tap Network & Internet, Mobile Networks, and then turn the feature on. After this, by following some basic instructions, you can update your device with Android 8.1 Operating System. And, it is expected that the Oreo update to the smartphone will be rolled out by the end of this year. You can manually keep on checking for the update as well.

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