As we all are aware that google has recently release their very first developer preview for its upcoming version of mobile operating system , Android 11 . The preview is being made available for Android Developers to download and test . As like every other release , Google this time as well making some huge promises from the release . These bold promises includes support for 5G , stronger privacy and the most important one new interface for messaging .
The developer preview which was launched on Feb 19 , 2020 which is used to be available at end of the march , has been released by Google earlier this year with a note that it will be available only for Pixel 2 , 3 , 3A and 4 smartphones which is only being offered by Google . Developers have option to download the release with full flash that will wipe out all data of device . So if you are one of the Android app development company , this its time to test the preview to stay ahead . Google will soon make it available for beta testing .
As we are mobile app development company , we have deeply analyses Android 11 and have extracted out most interesting features of Android 11 . Let’s discuss it below .
Latest Interesting Feature Of Android 11
Google offers Bubble which is similar to Facebook’s chat heads which helps in access of multiple conversation at time , which can also be termed as multi tasking . We can term this features as new messaging feature which facilitates multiple conversation at same time . This enriched feature can be used by instant messaging and chat apps like WhatsApp .
Dedicated Conversation Section
Using this feature , user can easily find their ongoing conversation . This feature is embedded with showcasing of messages in their designated area in notification shade . This feature will thus create a specific space for messaging and thereby cut the clutter and talk to people by more focusing on their conversation .
New Screen Types
Google has extended support for array of new screen types for Android device . This in turn enhance the overall user experience and theory bring new screens to market . Waterfall and pinhole is the new screen type in Android 11 , which facilitates smartphones makers to use app screens using existing API .
Privacy is always being the biggest concern ever in smartphone , of which many countries has taken their own measure to control that , for instance say introduction of GDPR in European law .
With introduction of Android 11 , new one-time permission feature has been introduced . With this feature , users only allow access to user to give temporary permission to app for using their location , camera and mic . The new feature is also compatible with biometric data .
Native Screen Recording
After the initial release of beta version of screen recording in Android 10 , google has full to planning to launch full features of screen recording functionality in Android 11 .
Increased Touch Sensitivity
This feature has been specialised made for those who always used to use screen protector on their devices . Android 11 has introduced ” increased touch sensitivity ” option in setting menu , which ensures fewer missed taps and scrolls even if you have screen protector which is thick .
Advance 5G Connectivity
5G let user enhanced their Wi-Fi app experience like viewing videos on 4K or playing high resolutions games with ease . Google is enhancing the overall connectivity APIs so that user can leverage superior speed of 5G .
Q. Which phone will get Android 11 ?
The initial smartphone which are expected to receive android 11 updates are :
- Pixel 4 / 4 XL
- Pixel 3 / 3 XL
- Pixel 3a / 3a XL
- Pixel 2 / 2 XL
Q. What is android native development ?
Android native app development is completely based on Native development kit . Java is being used to develop majority of android apps
Q. How long does it take to develop mobile app ?
The development time of any kind of mobile app depends on the type of solution and features you are looking for in your android app development . At Winklix , we have in house team of highly experienced android app developers who can convert your dream app into reality .