Google is prepping for the launch of the next iteration of its mobile OS, Android Q.
Even though the stable release of the Android Q is still far away, it has been released for several devices in the public beta program. Initially, the beta testing was limited to the Google devices but now it has been released for several others.
Here we have listed all the devices on which the Android Q is available. The list consists of 21 devices of different manufacturers.
The devices include all the Google Pixel released till date which is: Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel 2, Pixel XL and Pixel.
This list also includes devices from the Chinese brands Vivo and Xiaomi which are Vivo NEX X, Vivo X27, Vivo NEX A, Xiaomi MIX 3 5G, and Xiaomi Mi 9.
Essential Phone, Asus ZenFone 5Z, LG G8, Huawei Mate 20 Pro, OnePlus 6T, Nokia 8.1, Tecno Spark 3 Pro, Sony Xperia XZ3, Oppo Reno, and Realme 3 Pro completes the list of devices that are eligible for Android Q beta.
People who own these devices and are interested in Android Q can download it by registering in the Beta program of their respective phone company.
It should be kept in mind that this new OS is in beta which means you can see some clunky behaviour and broken functions.
Android Q Features
Let’s take some a look at some of the features of Android Q.
- It will sport a revamped navigation which will use sideswipe for navigating the device.
- The fan favourite system-wide dark mode is finally here.
- Android Q will also be able to transcribe the media locally in real-time
The biggest change of all is security and permission management. The new OS will provide an option to limit the permission of an app on a use basis.