Android Oreo (aka Android O) is the 8th major version of Android.
There are two versions of Android Oreo: Android Oreo 8.0 and Android Oreo 8.1. This Android Oreo Guides page covers both of them.
Android Oreo is a major update for Android Nougat (Android 7.0/7.1) with many new features and improvements.
For example, Android Oreo 8.0 introduced the picture-in-picture mode (PIP), notification snoozing, notification channels, notification dots, autofill. Android Ore0 8.1 introduced Neural Networks API, Android Go (Oreo edition), Visual Core.
Even many seasoned Android users may get lost in the new features and enhancements in Android Oreo.
These Android Oreo guides will help you use the prominent new features in Android Oreo 8.0 and Android Oreo 8.1.
List of Android Oreo guides
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This Android Oreo guide explains the top 10 new features of Android Oreo 8.0: PIP mode, notification dots, notification channels, notification snoozing, adaptive icons, performance improvements and battery usage optimization, smart text selection, refined Settings menu, auto-fill, new Easter egg and new emojis.
There are two versions of Android Oreo: Android Oreo 8.1 vs Android Oreo 8.0.
This Android Oreo guide shows you the new features in Android Oreo 8.1 including Neural Networks API, Android Oreo (Go edition), visual core, battery levels of connected Bluetooth devices, and a few more.
Picture-in-picture (PIP) mode allows you to run two apps simultaneously with one app floating over the other app.
This Android Oreo guide shows you how to use picture-in-picture (PIP) mode in Android Oreo 8.0 and 8.1. Two examples of using picture-in-picture (PIP) mode in Android Oreo: VLC player and Google Duo, are used.
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Notification snooze allows you to temporally snooze a notification and act on it later on.
This Android Oreo guide shows you how to use notification snooze in Android Oreo 8.0 and Android Oreo 8.1 to snooze notifications and adjust snoozing duration.
You can manage individual channels of notifications from all apps to meet your needs. You can use notification categories (channels) together with notification dots and notification snooze to get total control of notifications in your Android Oreo phones.
This Android Oreo guide explains what notification channels are, 3 ways to access notification categories and how to manage notification channels in Android Oreo phones.
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Notification dots (aka notification badges) quickly alerts you to unattended notifications from supported apps so that you will not miss any important notifications.
This Android Oreo guide shows you how to use notification dots in Android Oreo 8.0 and Android Oreo 8.1.
In Android Ore0 8.0 and 8.1, smart text selection was introduced by adding a dynamic (smart) option (based on text highlighted) to the text selection menu.
This Android Oreo guide explains to you what smart text selection is, and how to use this feature with examples.
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8. How to use autofill in Android Oreo?
Android Oreo’s Easter Egg features an octopus (because it is Android O). It is a simple game: you can watch the octopus moving in the sea. Of course, you can drag it to move faster and change its path.
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10. What’s Android Go Oreo Edition?
11. How to upgrade to Android Oreo?
12. and more
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For questions on Android Nougat (Android 7.0 and 7.1), please check Android Nougat guides page.
For questions on Android Marshmallow (Android 6.0), please check Android Marshmallow guide page.
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