Infinix Mobility recently decided to give some of its smartphones an Android 7.0 Nougat Update between the months of April and July this year. A list which stated the smartphones to benefit from the OS update was also conveyed to the public. Of the smartphones, the Infinix Hot 4 made the list, and it can now be confirmed that the Infinix Hot 4 has successfully been updated to run on Android 7.0 Nougat. The device now joins the three Infinix smartphones which have previously received the update.
The update adds exciting features to the Infinix Hot 4 such as split-screen mode which gives you the benefit of using separate applications side-by-side on your smartphone. With this, you could be streaming a video while texting a message to a friend simultaneously. The update also sees the Hot 4 acquire new notification toggles and shortcuts and battery optimisations.
How To Get Android 7.0 Nougat Update Manually On Your Infinix Hot 4
How to install
For the purpose of first timer, get a clean SD card and placed the downloaded Android 7.0 ROM inside
- Press your menu key and go to system update
- Choose update from the local option
- Choose the version you downloaded to your SDcard and click on install
- Your device will reboot and start upgrading to Android 7.0 nougat
How To Get Android 7.0 Nougat over the air (OTA) On Infinix Hot 4
Updating to the Android 7.0 Nougat OS is done over the air (OTA) and you simply need to go through the Software Update Settings on your Hot S. You might just want to stay connected to a Wi-fi connection throughout the download process but if you rather trust network operators, then, good for you!!
In addition, Infinix Mobility has decided to make updating your device to the Nougat OS stress-free, thereby releasing the Infinix Phone Update App which is aimed at making download and installation of Infinix software update packages easier and faster. To know more about the app, click here.
With this update, the Hot 4 (with its higher variant, the Hot 4 Pro) joins the Zero 4, Zero 4 Plus, Note 3, Note 3 Pro, S2 and S2 Pro on the list of Infinix smartphones that now run on Android 7.0 Nougat, and becomes the sixth out of the seven in the earlier-released list to get the promised update. Dear Infinix Mobility, we Hot S users are still waiting for our own update o!