The full and official version of Android 12 won’t appear until later this year. Now the third public beta has been released. In this version we see all kinds of new functions, Android Planet line them up.
Read on after the announcement.
Android 12 Beta 3
It will be a while before Android 12 It has already been released, but until that time several beta versions will appear. Now it’s time to release the third beta of Android 12, the public beta that contains many innovations. Curious? We’ve listed several of them, so read on quickly.
Taking long screenshots, also known as “scrolling screenshots” has become a feature in Android itself. If you can do it now, it is a function of your device manufacturer. Besides, you can create an image, for example, a longer web page, Instagram feed or a conversation in one go The WhatsApp.
Adjust screen orientation faster
Sometimes switching between portrait and landscape mode can take a long time. The icons get a different place and the layout should be displayed again. In Android 12, that is up to 25 percent faster. If you have a Pixel 4 or later, use The Google Also the front camera.
More options for themes (colorful)
Android 12 is all about the new design, known as material you. In the third public test version, you can also start it yourself. Choose a background and the color of the icons will be adjusted accordingly. But also different colors for widgets or the quick settings menu.
If you don’t like the automatic adjustments at all, you can put together a great color palette manually. Also, the new “Theme Icons” functionality can now be used. The issue of enabling the function and all device icons are set in good color. However, this (of course) does not work with all applications.
Google Assistant can be turned off by swiping
If you now swipe from one of the bottom corners of the screen, the Google Assistant summoned. Easy to use, unless you don’t want it or accidentally use this scroll too often, which makes the assistant want to know what they can help you with. From Android 12, you can disable this feature.
If you buy a new device and start it up for the first time, you will have a whole new experience with Android 12. The design is based on the concept of Material You and thus provides more unity. Of course you will also see these screens if you give the device a full reset, for example if you want to sell it or reset it.
More about Android 12
After this third public test version, we still have to wait for the fourth, which we will likely see in August. It remains to be seen when the stable version of the new OS will actually be released. Assume September, given previous years. However, this also relates to the amount of work that Google still has to set everything up perfectly. If a lot of bugs or big bugs need to be processed, it may take a little longer.
Curious about all the new features Android 12 has to offer? Then view the file Android 12-versiepagina Or watch the video below. We will update you in a few minutes about the best new features.