Sprint is the first US carrier to roll out Android Pie for Galaxy Note 8
happy customers are reporting the long overdue OS promotions have indeed started, with several Redditors backing their claims by publicly sharing screenshots of the download notification and first part of the changelog.While the carrier is yet to publish official release notes for these over-the-air Android 9.0 updates on its Community webpage, as is customary, dozens of
Impressively, Sprint seems to have managed to beat all its rivals to the punch as far as stable Android Pie updates are concerned for both the Galaxy Note 8 and S8/S8+ duo. The carrier actually came second in the race to OS build 9.0 for the Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 9, but this time around, Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile subscribers are the ones left waiting. The same obviously goes for users of unlocked Note 8, S8, and S8+ units, which will probably get Android 9.0 last in the US.
It's also worth pointing out that this first carrier-specific Pie makeover for the Galaxy Note 8 arrives two months after the start of a US public beta program and more than a month after "international" units began receiving these software goodies in stable form.