In February, software engineers from Google announced the release of Android 11 for developers. Today, the giant has published online the first beta version of Android 11, focuses on three key themes : people, controls, and privacy.
They wanted to make Android a “system, closer to people and more expressive”. For this purpose, they reviewed the conversations of the system software that can recognize and prioritize the most important people in the lives of the users.
Notifications conversation will appear in a dedicated section at the top of the screen including the follow-up in the form of a bubble will help the users to keep the conversations in view and accessible while multitasking.
The suggestions on the keyboard will allow applications to auto-deliver items in context directly in the suggestion strip.
Access to voice, for the people in control of their phone entirely by voice, now includes a visual cortex on the device that includes the content of the screen and the context, and generates labels and access points for the commands of accessibility.
This new Android version 11 will provide a more direct and unique to all your connected devices, or smart.
Controls home automation Android 11 beta
For example, you just need to press and hold the power button to display the camera controls.
As for the controls of the media, users will be able to change quickly and easily and output device for audio or video content, whether it’s a headset, speakers, or even their tv.
Window media control on Android 11 beta
For this new version of Android, users will have a control even more important on the permissions sensitive, and the security of the devices will be improved with faster updates.
The function of the unique opportunity will allow users to give an app access to the microphone, the camera or the location of the device, only for a time.
Has an auto-reset of permissions for the users who have not used an app for a prolonged period. Thus, Android 11 “reset” automatically all the permissions associated with the application and inform the user.
In Android 11, the number of modules that can be updated has been doubled, including new modules that will improve the privacy, security and consistency for users and developers.
Finally, Android 11 has been conceived in view of the future folding models and smart phones for 5G, which will offer speeds cellular breathtaking compared to the 4G LTE. To this end, Google has added the ability for applications to detect the type of network to 5G in which a phone is connected, so that the performance of the phone can be adjusted accordingly.
Tried to install Android 11 beta ?
To try Android 11, here are the eligible devices :
- Pixel 2
- Pixel 2 XL
- Pixel 3
- Pixel 3 XL
- Pixel 3a
- Pixel 3a XL
- Pixel 4
- Pixel 4 XL