With the launch of the Beta version of Google Android Q, many devices have been receiving updates for the beta version of the OS before the final release. The stable build of the Android Q is expected to be launched in the 3rd quarter of the year.
The Android Q OS is its current beta stage is quite stable when compared to its previous beta update. The Android Q also brings in several new features along with it. The current beta OS supports Google Pixel 3 among the listed devices.
Here are some listed features which will be present on the Android Q OS which will support devices which run on pure android without any modifications. Currently, Google is in the process of taking reviews from developers all over and has put out several features to be tested for functionality.
- Privacy features like location permissions, restricting background data and background activity are available for test
- Gesture navigation is also available for test
- The camera now gets a new dynamic format. AV1 for video streaming and HDR10+ for hu=igh dynamic range video is available
- A dark theme is also added
- For better multimedia experience suggested replies, notification panel and settings panels come along
- Audio playback capture which enables captioning and gameplay recording
To get android Q on your device, it has to be in the compatible devices list. Currently, the android Q beta is available for the partner OEMs, mainly the Xiaomi Mi 9, Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G, Asus Zenfone 5z, Essential Phone, Nokia 8.1, Huawei Mate 20 Pro, LG G8 ThinQ, OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7, OnePlus 6, OnePlus 6T, OPPO Reno, Realme 3 Pro, Sony Xperia XZ3, Redmi K20 Pro, Tecno Spark 3 Pro, Vivo X27, Vivo NEX S, and Vivo NEX A which have received the beta update. Not only this, Google will update these devices everytime with new beta releases until the final build is rolled out.