Following the official roadmap, Google just released the Android 12 Beta 3 for eligible Pixel smartphone users. At the same time, the company has also published the updated rollout plan of the upcoming version of the Android operating system.
Aside from the Android 12 Beta 3 changes for Pixel phones, the US tech giant revealed that over the past several weeks they have worked to finalize the Android 12 APIs and released them with Beta 3 alongside the official API Level 31 SDK.
Furthermore, Google confirmed that it has planned to reach full Platform Stability at Beta 4 that will be released in mid-August, followed by a stable build, most probably in September. So finally, it’s big news for every Android smartphone user as Android 12 is coming to us very soon!
What’s new with Android 12 Beta 3
With every new Android 12 Beta build, Google bringing the new OS to its final form with a new UI, innovative features, privacy improvements, performance enhancements, security benefits, and a lot more. Moreover, Beta 3 comes with improvements for functionality, UX and performance that are:
- Scrolling screenshots
- On-device search
- Privacy indicator APIs in WindowInsets
- Camera and microphone toggles configurable for enterprises
- New permission for CDM-paired apps starting foreground services
- Better, faster auto-rotate
- Game Mode
Android 12 Beta 2
Last month, Google pushed the Android 12 Beta 2 update for Pixel users that brings a large number of privacy features such as a privacy dashboard, advanced desktop widgets, and Material You dynamic themes. Read full article here