7 Things to Know About the July Nexus 6P Android 8.1 Update

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Nexus 6P Software Support Extended

Nexus 6P Software Support Extended

The Nexus 6P is getting older, but the device will receive new Android builds through most of 2018.

Google initially said it planned to stop security updates for the Nexus 6P in September, 2018. Fortunately, those plans changed. 

The company now says it plans to roll out security patches to the Nexus 6P through November 2018. After that, support will stop and Nexus 6P users will be on their own. 

At this point, with software updates coming to an end in 2018, it might be time to start looking at an upgrade for your Nexus 6P.

Google's Pixel/Pixel XL and Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL are worth a look.

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