Galaxy C9 Pro users will start receive Android Nougat Update in next few days. Until then C9 Pro users can look for the update manually by going to Settings > About Device > Software Update.
Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro has started receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat update from November 8. This smartphone was launched in January at a price of Rs.36,900 and got a price cut in October 2017. Currently the C9 Pro costs Rs.29,900. The South Korean electronics company has also quietly cut prices of its midrange smartphones in India, the Galaxy S8+, Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7.
The Galaxy C9 Pro is the first Samsung phone which comes with 6GB RAM. The device has a 6-inch Super AMOLED full HD display, is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 SoC and sports a 4000mAh battery. The smartphone offers an internal storage of 64GB which is expandable up to 256GB through a microSD card. Prior to the update, the smartphone ran on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and is now being upgraded to the Experience 8.5, the company’s new user interface or UI.
According to a Sammobile report, Samsung is rolling out Android 7.1.1 Nougat in phases as it is a major update. It is expected that the update will reach all Galaxy C9 Pro users in the next few days. Until then C9 Pro users can look for the update manually by going to Settings > About Device > Software Update.
The Experience 8.5 incorporates several optimizations which make it smoother as compared to the Experience 8.1, which was introduced in the Galaxy S8 as well as S8 Plus handsets earlier this year. The new UI comes with several features like Samsung Cloud integration, an updated Device Manager app, shutter boom zooming for the Camera client and an updated theme store. In addition to this, there are many Nougat goodies like split-screen multitasking, easier switching between apps, data saver, to name a few.