Other Google products such as the Pixel C tablet, the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, and the Nexus Player will also have the chance to experience the new operating system prior to the other devices in the market. Other new Android devices that support the OS are expected to begin arriving at the end of this year.
For the impatient lot, one way to get Android Oreo is to buy a Pixel smartphone and another is to root the phone (void its warranty) and install a custom ROM based on Android Oreo. The Android OREO release marks a global collaboration between the OREO brand and Google, which kicked off with the debut of the Android OREO superhero - a new character who personifies the powers of this iconic duo and the features of the new operating system. The new permission ensures that the app source itself is checked before the software can be installed. Google claims that the company scans about more than 50 billion apps every day.
This feature can be accessed in Settings- Apps & notification- Advanced- Special app access- Install unknown apps.
All in all, Play Protect as it is built into every device with Google Play it will automatically check apps to keep users' data and device safe.
That said, we'll notify you once developer releases the Android Oreo Rom. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News. You still have to download apps from the PlayStore, which become Channels after installation. The new feature significantly helps in detecting and removing apps that might be malicious.
The new permission system will not just show an enable/disable toggle but will also show the apps which are being used to run third-party app stores. To further improve security, certified Android devices come with Google Play Protect out of the box, a suite of security features such as automatic virus scanning and Find My Device. While Google has been "certifying" Android devices since quite some time now, it is only now that it has made a decision to launch a website detailing the whole concept to consumers.