Android N is officially named Android Nougat

Google finally announced the name for its Android N version on Snapchat today. Android Nougat is the new update in town.

Nougat is just the latest in a line of dessert-themed versions of Android, and will be out later this year. Announced for the first time earlier in March, it was at Google I/O last month that the company said it was throwing open the doors for user suggestions for a name.

Android Nougat, currently in its second beta, adds new features like a redesigned notification shade, split screen and picture-in-picture, While also improving the Doze feature introduced in Android Marshmallow.

Android Nougat also features the debut of Daydream, the OS’ integrated VR platform (supported on compatible smartphones).

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