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Android P Beta 2 Now Available for the Nokia 7 Plus

Google is doing things a bit differently for Android P. Thanks to advantages brought about by Project Treble and a close collaboration with Qualcomm, Betas for the upcoming version of Android are being made available for a number of devices outside of the Pixel lineup. This certainly helps tide over the loss of the Nexus lineup...

OnePlus 6 gets Android P Beta 2 with Google Lens in camera, Ambient Display, & Face Unlock

OnePlus announced the Android P beta for the OnePlus 6 alongside a number of other device OEMs. Following the release of Android P beta 2 for the Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Google Pixel 2, and Google Pixel 2 XL, the Essential Phone and the Sony Xperia XZ2 also received the latest build. OnePlus has...

Wear OS based on Android P will drop App Standby Buckets and return to supporting background jobs and alarms

App Standby Buckets were announced at Google I/O 2018 a few weeks ago. They were one of the headlining features of Android P that the company wanted to talk about ahead of time. The feature aims to break applications into four groups. These four groups will then be allocated time for background operations based on...

Android P Beta 2 is now available for the Sony Xperia XZ2

Thanks to the work Google has done with Project Treble and the dedication from select smartphone OEMs, we have seen more devices receiving an early beta build of the next version of Android than ever before. OnePlus and Essential have been very active in this regard, but let's not forget how dedicated Sony is to...

What’s new in Android P beta 2 for the Google Pixel/Pixel XL & Google Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL

Google has just released the Android P Developer Preview 3 (also known as Android P Beta 2) for the Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Google Pixel 2, and Google Pixel 2 XL. You can find download links and flashing instructions in our previous article. Simply put, it's a more polished, stable, and snappy version of the...

Android P Beta 2 is live for Google Pixel/Pixel XL and Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL

Almost exactly one month ago, Google released Android P Developer Preview 2 during Google I/O. This was a couple of months after the first Developer Preview was released. Google seems to be ramping up development as they have just released Android P Developer Preview 3 and Android P Beta 2. It's available now to install...

Android 7.1 Developer Preview is now Available for the Nexus 5X/6P and the Pixel C

Google's Pixel and Pixel XL are finally making their way into the hands of many happy customers, providing users the first taste of Android 7.1 with some additional goodies over base Nougat. Fortunately for users of the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, or the Pixel C you will no longer have to wait to try out Android...

XDA Friday 6/17/16

Yay it's Friday! Time to bust out the old TV remote and rubber gloves! But first let's travel through time, looking back on this week as we stop by some of the most exciting Android related news that we've seen. Join me in this video that highlights news from OnePlus 3, SlimRom updates, Snapchat and Android...