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Here’s a list of Android devices updated with Project Treble support

Whereas Apple is able to keep most of their devices, even many older ones, up to date with the latest software (which sometimes involve rather controversial features), Android device makers have varying degrees of success keeping their devices up to date. Some device makers like Essential and Google are pretty good at providing security patches,...

Honor now says the Honor 8 will in fact get Android Oreo with EMUI 8

The Honor 8 was Honor's flagship device for 2016. With specifications such as a HiSilicon Kirin 950 system-on-chip and dual cameras, the Honor 8 had great performance for its time. It shipped with EMUI 4 on top of Android 6.0 Marshmallow and was later updated to Android Nougat. Since then, however, there have been a...

OpenKirin Brings AOSP 8.0 Oreo to the Honor 8

While some Honor 8 owners are still waiting patiently for the official Oreo update to reach their devices, others are turning to the developer community for alternatives. The OpenKirin team is well-known within the Honor forums, and it's released a number of custom ROMs for the Honor 8 including Lineage 14.1, AOSPA, and others. XDA Senior...