The OTA update measures 153 MB in size and is aimed at enhancing the performance, stability and security of the Xiaomi Mi A1.
With Android 8.1 Oreo update, users will also be able to see open network notifications. Now, the company is rolling out the same update to the Pixel devices running on an Android 8.1 Beta editions. However, being a maintenance release, the Android 8.1 Oreo doesn't come along with that many new features, but it certainly brings along some tweaks and enhancements to notification alerts and autofill framework among others.
What are your thoughts on Mi A1 updates if you own this device? Now, it is official that the Android 8.1 has just escaped from the Beta version, and the manufacturers are expected to work on the newer version if they do care.
To recap, there should be Android 8.1.0 files for the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL (OPM1.171019.011), Pixel and Pixel XL (OPM1.171019.011), Pixel C (OPM1.171019.011), Nexus 6P (OPM1.171019.011), and Nexus 5X (OPM1.171019.011).
As reported by Mashable, the Android Oreo 8.1 version is now available after several weeks of beta testing. Other changes with Android 8.1 Oreo include improved Bluetooth connectivity with Android Auto, audio improvements while recording video, touchscreen sensitivity, and more. So if you know how to install an update manually on an Android device, you can simply download it and can update them right now before getting the stable update via OTA for your device.
Users now get Wi-Fi strength shown while connecting to any network, but the upcoming update will have labels, namely Slow, OK, Fast and Very Fast, to indicate the speed of an open Wi-Fi network.