Google has just started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat to some Nexus devices and the update is expected to arrive in the next few weeks. On a post on Android Developer Blog, Google announced that Android 7.0 Nougat will be receiving quarterly maintenance updates and that developer previews will also be released.
The post by Dave Burke, VP of Engineering shows that Nougat will be subjected to a new regular maintenance schedule over the next quarters. Devices will be receiving updates in the form of developer previews, with the first one set to come this fall, although a specific date wasn’t mentioned.
The VP did provide some details on the upcoming developer preview, mainly that Google has already started working on it and that it will bring “continued refinements and polish”.
Devices in Android Beta Program will also be receiving the final build