Learn about new features in the Android Nougat operating system.
This document will show you all the cool new features of Nougat, but if you're looking for steps to update your device, head on over to our Software updates page.
- Split screen multitasking
- Revamped and expanded notification bar
- New, enhanced setup wizard
- Redone settings menu with easy to use built-in toggles
- Keyboard themes
- Performance improvements, including smaller app installs and better battery life
That's just the beginning! Take a look at the table below for a more detailed breakdown of the Android's sweet new software. Be aware that software from HTC, Samsung, and other manufacturers can change this information.
|Multi-window split screen|
Use two apps at once with split screen:
New and improved settings menu with easy to use functions and notifications built right in:
Revamped notification bar with built in options and responses:
All-new design with plenty of options and clearly displayed functions:
|Doze power saving|
Help save precious battery with Doze improvements.