Installing the Nexus 5X Android O update beta might be tempting but some of you are probably better off avoiding the early version of Google’s next Android operating system.
The official Nexus 5X Android O update won’t arrive until the third quarter but you can try it out ahead of time thanks to the company’s Android O beta.
Google’s released a public Android O beta for the Nexus 5X and the update brings new features, tweaks, and other improvements to the aging smartphone.
There are plenty of reasons to consider installing the Android O beta on your Nexus 5X. It includes new emojis, the potential for improved battery life and performance, a smart autofill feature, Picture-in-Picture mode, and improvements to notifications.
There are also some good reasons to avoid the Nexus 5X Android O beta. Some of you might want to wait for a few more days before installing it on your phone. Other Nexus 5X owners are probably better off waiting for the official version of the Nexus 5X Android O update to arrive later this year.
We’ve been using the Android O beta on our Nexus 5X and today we want to walk you through some reasons why you should, and shouldn’t, install the Android O update on your Nexus 5X today.