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This week’s top stories: Android 7.1 Dev Preview 2 & release date, Huawei Mate 9 review, Chrome OS updates, Black Friday & more


In this week’s top stories: Android 7.1 Dev Preview 2 and a reported release date, our Huawei Mate 9 and LeEco Le Pro3 reviews , Chrome OS updates, Black Friday deals, and much more.

We kick things off this week with the Android 7.1 Developer Preview 2 for the Nexus 5X, 6P, 9, and Pixel C as a release date reportedly gets set for December 5th for Nexus users. We give you our Huawei Mate 9 Review and hands-on video. And we recommend our top 5 Android apps you should check out this month.

Android apps arrive on the Acer Chromebook 14, 15, and ASUS C300 through the developer channel. Acer’s aluminum Chromebook 14 gets a notable discount alongside other Black Friday deals on Android phones & accessories. And we finish off with our LeEco Le Pro3 Review along with our other top videos.

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Jordan writes about all things Apple as Senior Editor of 9to5Mac, & contributes to 9to5Google, 9to5Toys, & He also co-authors 9to5Mac’s weekly Logic Pros series and makes music as one half of Toronto-based Makamachine.