The Android Q beta will be rolled out to even some-more smartphones compared to a Android Pie beta, interjection to Google’s Project Treble.
At a I/O developer discussion final year, Google done a startling proclamation that a beta for Android Pie, famous usually as Android P during a time, would be done accessible on several inclination from other manufacturers. Previously, Android beta versions were usually accessible on Google’s possess Nexus and Pixel devices. However, Project Treble authorised owners of a Essential Phone, Nokia 7 Plus, OnePlus 6, Oppo R15 Pro, Sony Xperia XZ2, Vivo X21, and Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S to try out a Android Pie beta.
Project Treble is a new refurbish horizon that creates it easier, faster, and reduction dear for smartphone manufacturers to refurbish inclination to a latest Android version. It was introduced in 2017 by Android Oreo, though a growth has continued by Android Pie and into Android Q.
Iliyan Malchev, a conduct of Project Treble, revealed in partial 110 of a Android Developers Backstage podcast that a Android Q beta will engage some-more smartphones compared to a Android Pie beta.
“The series is bigger for a arriving Android release, that we am really happy about. we can't share a accurate numbers yet. But a trend is certain and strong, and we am really happy about this,” Malchev said in a podcast. While Malchev did not exhibit how many manufacturers and inclination will be partial of a arriving beta over Google’s pixel smartphones, though that series will apparently be aloft than a 7 from a Android Pie beta.
Google is still approaching to keep a Android Q developer preview as a Pixel exclusive, for a duration that will expected final for adult to dual months. The handling system’s beta module will afterwards start, many expected during this year’s I/O that is scheduled for May 7.
It might take a integrate of months before Google reveals a smartphone manufacturers that will be partial of a Android Q beta, though it appears that Android fans will be reduction expected to need to squeeze a Pixel to attend in arriving beta programs for a mobile handling system. Meanwhile, conjecture is still using prevalent on a central Android Q name.