Google introduced the Android Go initiative with Android 8.0 Oreo last year. It’s a watered down version of Oreo that’s aimed at devices with 1GB of RAM or less. With Google rolling out a major update for its platform earlier this month, it has now confirmed when Android 9 Pie Go edition will be released. Yes, it will release a Go version of Android 9 Pie as well.
Google announces Android 9 Pie (Go Edition) with improved security, coming this fall
Earlier this year, Google released Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) in the hope of combatting any performance issues in the entry-level segment. While visually identical to the regular version of the OS, the Go Edition occupied roughly half the space and now, following the recent release of Android 9 Pie, the internet giant is back with an updated Go variant.