You can now download the same version of Android 7.1 developer which is running on the pixel phone. Google has added some notable features into this version but overall it is not a huge full version update. You can sign up for the Android Beta Program for public from the original Nougat previews and can experience the Android 7.1 version. It has the following features,
- It has App shortcuts which are basically 3D Touch shortcuts accessed through a long press.
- For making Circular icons, it provides resources similar to Google’s aesthetic on Pixel devices.
- Daydream VR for platform support.
- GIF keyboard support.
You can try this version for Nexus 5X, 6P, Pixel C to start and in November this will be available for rest of the support devices.
Click here to know more about Android 7.1 Developer Preview