Unofficial Android 8.0 Oreo is in the works for the Nexus 6 (Shamu)

Unofficial Android 8.0 Oreo is in the works for the Nexus 6 (Shamu)


With the release of Android 8.0 Oreo, Google also pushed Android Oreo source code to AOSP.

We all know that most of the devices won't be getting Official Android 8.0 Oreo update, but with Android Oreo AOSP code base, developers will be able develop custom ROMs for the Android devices based on Google's latest OS.

Well, if you are a Nexus 6 owner, then this recent development might be of interest to you. Developer "cory collins" has successfully booted up Android 8.0 Oreo Custom Rom on the Nexus 6. The developer has also shared a screenshot showing the About Phone Settings section.

As you can see in the below Screenshot Image, the Nexus 6 is running Android 8.0.0 Oreo. It is having the latest August 5, 2017 Security patch.
The developer is actively working to fix all the bugs present and is expected release the Custom Rom soon. 

You'll need to Root and Install TWRP Custom Recovery in-order to Install the Android 8.0 Oreo Rom on Nexus 6 (Shamu).

That said, we'll notify you once developer releases the Android Oreo Rom. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

Source: Google+


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