Google began rolling the final Android 12 beta 5 to all supported Pixel devices such as Pixel 5, Pixel 5a, Pixel 4a, Pixel 4 XL, and Pixel 3 series today.
The Android 12 final build would arrive in the next week. The first Google flagship Pixel 6 & Pixel 6 Pro would be the only first smartphone that comes with the official build of Android 12 OS.
Here are the few major changes in Android 12 Beta 5: Everything new’s
This is the Android Beta 5 build for Pixel phones is supposed to be a Release Candidate, so we’re are one step away to get the stable Android 12 update that’s coming in a few weeks ago.
What’s new in the Android 12 Beta 5?
- Pixel launcher geta a faster search bar.
- Google Private Compute Core Privacy settings.
- Google Calculator 8.0 upate in Material You redesign.
- Live Space in replacement “At a Glance”.
- Priority prompts in messenges.
- Android 12’s lock screen control Lot shortcuts.
- Google Clock 7.0 Material You redesign
Let’s find out each feature in the Android 12 Beta 5 in detail:
Google Clock 7.0 Material You redesign
Google clock app version 7.0 is now receiving Android 12 supported Material design redesign. In the screenshot below, The Google clock now has a larger bubble for cards for alarm and clock display.
The timer UI has been itself redesign with Material You redesign with a one-handed design with all interactive elements that have been moved down to the page.
Android 12 Lock screen gets Device Control shortcut:
The redesign of the Android 12’s lock screen will now come accessible straight from the lock screen to get a quick access wallet, Google Pay, the quick setting for Android 12.
Pixel launcher gets a faster search bar feature:
The Pixel launcher has now support for faster search in the Pixel launcher introduced in the Android 12 Beta 5. The faster search feature will work in Android 12 only.
Images from xda-developers.Android 12 Beta 5
Google new Private Compute Core
Google renamed Privacy into Private Compute Core. This page will let users turn off other Android features that use on-device machine learning to detect any unnecessary task need to turn off immediately.
Google Calculate 8.0 Material You UI redesign
Google Calculate 8.0 also updated in the Android 12 Beta 5 too, brings a Material You redesign as shown in the screenshot shared by Xda developers.
Live Space replacement in place of “At the Glance”
Google now introduced a new “Live Spaces” feature in the Android 12 Beta 5. The new panel will be able to display new information regarding the Google services and Google apps.
The Android 12 final build will arrive in the next week.