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Samsung Android 11 Tracker: Here are all the official One UI 3.0 beta and stable builds to download and install

Android 11 just launched, and many of us are looking forward to getting it on our phones. Eyes are on all popular OEMs, like Samsung, to see when they will begin rolling out updates. Matter of fact, the Korean OEM kicked off the Android 11-based One UI 3.0 developer beta program for the Galaxy S20...

Here’s the changelog for Samsung’s One UI 3.0 beta based on Android 11

With the launch of the Galaxy Note 20 series early last month, Samsung debuted the latest version of its custom Android skin — One UI 2.5. Since then, the software has made its way to several older Samsung Galaxy devices, including the Galaxy S10 Series, Galaxy Note 10 series, Galaxy S10 Lite, Galaxy Note 10...

This is One UI 3.0 (Beta) on the Galaxy S20 – Samsung’s Android 11 update!

Google released the stable version of Android 11 for its Pixel smartphones last week, but for most Android users, the wait continues. The world's largest smartphone manufacturer, Samsung, has yet to formally announce the latest version of its Android-based software called "One UI," though last month they quietly opened up pre-registrations for a One UI...

Here’s when OPPO’s Android 11-based ColorOS 11 beta is coming for your smartphone

OPPO has just announced its latest ColorOS 11 update. Along with a rebase onto Android 11, the ColorOS 11 update also adds in new features such as dark mode customizability, three-finger translation with Google Lens, FlexDrop, Super Power Saving Mode, Private System, and more. Of course, you also get the changes that Google has added...

OPPO unveils ColorOS 11 based on Android 11

Android 11 is the flavor of the season, even though it may not be a dessert anymore on the outside. While Google lifted the wraps off the new base for Android and its own take on the Google Pixel series, other OEMs have also unveiled the changes that are coming to their own UX skins...

ColorOS 11 Review – This is OPPO’s take on Android 11!

OPPO today unveiled the latest version of its Android-based software called ColorOS. The new version, called ColorOS 11, is based on Google's stable Android 11 release. That means it includes stock Android 11 features like one-time permission prompts, smart home power menu controls, and bubble notifications, but OPPO has also added a plethora of new...

The first Android 11 custom ROM is already here

It was only a few days ago that Google pushed the stable Android 11 update to its Pixel phones and uploaded the source code for the release to AOSP, but a developer on XDA has already cooked up the first Android 11 custom ROM to be released on our forums. XDA Member abhishek987 built a pure...

Huawei will incorporate Android 11 features into EMUI 11 and enable updating to Harmony OS

Huawei recently surprised people by launching EMUI 11, the company's latest version of its custom Android-based software, on top of last year's Android 10 instead of the new Android 11 release. The reason that announcement surprised people is that, after EMUI 5, Huawei shifted its EMUI numbering scheme to match the Android version number. Thus,...

Android 11’s audio output picker will soon support showing Google Cast devices

In Android 11, Google introduced a redesigned media player notification that resides underneath the Quick Settings panel. In addition to providing quick and persistent access to media playback controls, the new media player also features a "seamless media transfer" button that, when tapped, brings up a list of available devices to route the sound output...

Google announces Android 11 Go Edition with support for 2GB RAM devices

Following the first stable release of Android 11 earlier this week, Google has now announced Android 11 Go Edition — a toned-down version of Google's latest software release for devices with low amounts of RAM. The latest update builds upon the features introduced in Android 10 Go Edition last year and brings a couple of...

Here are the Android 11 features that Google is and isn’t forcing on OEMs

Google just started rolling out the first stable build of Android 11 to its Pixel range of devices. The company's latest software release comes with a bunch of new user-facing changes like Bubble notifications, built-in screen recording support, redesigned media controls, and much more. Along with these, Android 11 includes several updates aimed at developers...

Here are all the hidden changes in Android 11 we learned from source code

Shortly after releasing the first stable build of Android 11 for its range of Pixel devices, Google started uploading the Android 11 source code to AOSP. We've been digging around in the code to find hidden features that we may have missed in our previous coverage, and here's what we found:New volume stream for virtual assistants Andriod...