Android Q Beta released; gives a good idea of new features to come

Google has launched the Android Q Beta for early adopters and builders in the present day. Google has made this primary beta out there for all Pixel smartphones (together with the unique 2016 units). While the ultimate launch of Android Q will not be anticipated to arrive till the third quarter of 2019, this preview gives everybody a good idea of what we are able to count on on this newest Android model.

Google has outlined a full blog post with the important thing adjustments, however in abstract, these are the some of the latest features:

Greater management over location – Android will now give customers extra management to use location for a explicit app solely when the app is in use (operating), or on a regular basis (when within the background)

Access settings panels inside apps – Users will now have the opportunity to toggle airplane mode and switch Wi-Fi on/off with out leaving their app

Sharing shortcuts – Allows customers to soar immediately into one other app to share content material

Portrait mode help for pictures – Android will make it simpler for apps to use depth information by requesting a JPEG + Dynamic Depth picture

Support for foldable units – Android will higher help split-screen functions

Possible theme engine help – Google can also permit customers to completely different accent colors, headline and physique fonts, and icon shapes

Obviously, it is going to be a whereas earlier than we are able to begin speaking about when this arrives to Xperia units, however it appears like Android will probably be getting some much more helpful features in its subsequent main iteration.