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But if being on the latest version at the earliest possible time is important to you, then you might want to look elsewhere.
The second update in particular can be very tardy: the LG G4 received the Nougat update barely a month before Oreo started hitting Google’s phones.
Read on to find out which manufacturers are most likely to keep your phone up to date.
Unsurprisingly, Google is the best manufacturer for supplying operating system and security updates.
A year after release, Android Nougat has less than 20 percent market share — less than even Lollipop from 2014.Samsung’s mid range Galaxy A phones typically receive two operating system updates, and the lower end C and J ranges may get one.However, there seems to be no guarantees for these models.The rollout also seems to vary a lot from one part of the world to another.As far as security updates are concerned, support is limited to G, V, Q, and X series devices released within the last two years.