Android 12 will have three developer versions and four beta editions. This is the official schedule for the new update.
The next few months will be a sea of fun for them Android followers. Since the first Android 12 Developer Preview came out, there won’t be anything less than seven new versions of Android 12 before the final release arrives.
This has been confirmed by Google itself on the official calendar with the planning of the development and deployment of Android 12, which reflects the various deliveries that will arrive over the next few months.
Three developer previews and four Android 12 betas
As can be seen from the schedule set by Google, There are up to three Android 12 Developer Previewswhich is published every month through May.
It will be the fifth month of the year when Google enables that Android 12 beta programand thus gives the possibility of Test Android 12 to anyone who has a compatible mobile phone and wants to enjoy the news.
Others later two beta versions between June and Julyto add new features and achieve more stability. The last beta will be ready in August and it will try to achieve that greatest possible platform stability, before the candidate version arrives, before the final release of Android 12.
As you can see, it’s not a very different plan from last year, despite everything pointing to it We’ll have to wait a little longer this year until we can have the final edition of Android 12 among us.
In any case, it is worth noting that first This calendar only applies to Pixel devices. It is not known which manufacturers will join the initiative of Offer the owners of their devices the beta of Android 12 beyond google but hopefully the names will include some like Xiaomi, OnePlus, Vivo or Nokiathat were anticipated in the past by offering versions beta Android for your reference devices.
|February||Developer preview 1||The first version focused on developer feedback with new features, APIs, and behavior changes.|
|March||Developer preview 2||Incremental update with additional features, APIs and behavior changes.|
|April||Developer preview 3||Incremental update for stability and performance.|
|Can||Beta 1||First release in beta quality. Provision via OTA for “early adopters” who are registered in the Android beta program.|
|June July||Beta 2, 3||Incremental beta updates.|
|August||Beta 4||Platform stability APIs and final behavior. The publishing of apps for the Android 12 API opens on Google Play.|
|candidate||Version “Release Candidate”.||Last version before the last.|
|final||Final version||Final Android 12 version. Code publication in AOSP and dissemination in the ecosystem.|