Unleash the power of Android 11. Good news for Android users. Now, you can enjoy the latest android update on your smartphone.
People have been patiently waiting for a new update since the announcement made in February 2020. The beta version came out in June for Google Pixel phones. But now we have a full-fledged Android 11 update.
Android is an operating system developed by Google. While the iPhone works on iOS, Android phones work on the Android operating system. Android 11 is the newest and 18th version of the software. Earlier, Android went with the name of desserts for updates, like, Donut, Cupcake, Éclair, Gingerbread, etc.
However, Android doesn’t use these names anymore. After Pie, they went with android 10, likewise.
Android 11 Timeline:
- Android 11 1st Preview: 19th February 2020
- Android 11 2ndPreview:18th March 2020
- Android 11 3rd Preview: 23rd April 2020
- Android 11 4th Preview: 6th May 2020
- Android 11 1stBeta Version: 10th June 2020
- Android 11 2nd Beta Version: 8th July 2020
- Android 11 2.5 Beta Version: 22nd July 2020
- Android 11 3rd Beta Version: 6th August 2020
- Android 11 Final Version: 8th September 2020
Phones Working on Android 11:
As of now, all the beta versions and final version only works in Google Pixel phones. You cannot use it in any other smartphones. But you don’t have to wait any longer. It will be shortly available for newer flagship phones.
These are the phones that presently have Android 11.
- Google Pixel 2 and 2XL
- Google Pixel 3 and 3XL
- Google Pixel 3a and 3aXL
- Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL
- Google Pixel 4a
Features of Android 11:
Every new version is better than the other. You can enjoy all these amazing features with the new Android 11 update.
You can enjoy amazing built-in screen recording feature with this update. Earlier you could only record the screen by now you can even record your own voice while recording the screen. There are other screen recording functions as well.
Now, you will have your conversations separate from the notifications. When you scroll down, you will get all the notifications separately then the conversations. It makes relying on the conversations easily. You can also pin it to Bubbles. There is an improvement in Gboard as well. Moreover, it will have an auto-fill option.
Smart Home and Media Controls:
You will get a separate menu to control all the smart devices. You can use the bedtime mode at night to change the brightness and other functions. It also makes controlling the media easier. Moreover, you can easily connect with Bluetooth.
There is an improvement in voice access. You will get a braille keyboard on the phone. You can use the phone in voice mode while being offline as well. There is also a new lookout app.
It will predict phone usage patterns. It will pick your habit as well. There will be smart folders. You will get suggestions on the basis of your routine. Moreover, there will be a smart reply feature.
Security and Privacy:
You only have to give permission once. Moreover, it will not ask again and again. If you stop using the app, it will cancel the permission to improve your security.
This is everything you need to know about Android 11 update. However, if you are not using a Google Pixel phone, you just have to wait for a few more days to get it.