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So far this new software rollout doesn't include the Galaxy Note 8, but that's coming soon, too, according to an official statement we received from Samsung.
"We are beginning to roll out Android Oreo to select US Galaxy smartphones, starting with the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 ," a Samsung spokesperson told Tech Radar.
Right now, the two Samsung Galaxy S8 phones on AT&T are stuck using Android Nougat, with the latest update being March 9 for a Android 7.0 security patch. We almost got a taste of Android Oreo on the Samsung Galaxy S8 in the US before this.
After S8 Oreo beta, there was a first attempt at an update, but it was yanked due to a mysteriously software reboot glitch.
There also was a really big problem with the i Phone connecting to cell towers that was resolved through carrier updates.
For example, AT&T had some voicemail issues that were resolved by a carrier update.In today's statement, Samsung reminded us that it's been "completing extensive testing and beta tests that are standard when we launch a new Android update or product."Of course, Samsung's internal testing team won't be able to rest easy for too long.The Android P Developer Preview is already out and we expect to hear more about it at Google IO 2018 in May.The joint venture was being created as Bell Atlantic underwent a merger with GTE Corporation.In April 2000, the companies announced that the Bell Atlantic-GTE merger would take the name Verizon and that the Bell Atlantic-Vodafone wireless unit would be called Verizon Wireless (legally Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless).