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- Google has released Android 12 beta 5.
- The stable Android 12 version will be released in the next few weeks.
- Beta 5 finally defines the application-oriented surface and behavior.
Google has released the last and final beta version of Android 12. The latest update, like the previous update, did not add as many new features as Google told us.
The software has reached platform stability, and beta 4 and beta 5 are candidate versions. This means that all application-oriented surfaces and behaviors are now final. Developers can now test drive and check their apps to make sure they are ready for the stable Android 12 version.
Speaking of, Google said that Android 12 will be officially launched in “just a few weeks.” Maybe we can expect the software to be released in mid-to-late September. Unfortunately, the company did not give an exact date.
In addition, Google also provides Android 12 beta for Pixel 5a users. This phone is quite new and did not join the test plan when it was launched.If you have received the Pixel 5a, you can sign up for the Android 12 beta here And began to receive wireless updates.
related: How to install Android 12 — step by step guide
If you are already using a previous Android 12 beta, Pixel, or third-party device, you will automatically get the beta 5 update. Remember, Google has already cooperated with OnePlus, Oppo, Realme, Asus, Xiaomi and other companies to launch the Android 12 beta program.
In other words, Oppo recently announced that its Color OS 12 software based on Android 12 will be released later this month. Samsung will also launch a beta version of One UI 4 based on Android 12 in September. We are sure that once Android 12 is officially released, other OEMs will follow suit.