After 4 Android 11 developer previews and 3 public betas, Google is finally rolling out the first stable Android 11 update to Pixel phones. Android 11 brings a ton of new features, including conversation bubbles, built-in screen recording, one-time permissions, improved 5G support, call screening support, and more.
Chinese smartphone company, OnePlus, has already released the Android 11-based OxygenOS 11 beta program for the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro, while other Chinese companies Xiaomi, Realme, and Oppo, have also released the Android 11 beta program for the Xiaomi Mi 10 series, OPPO Find X2/Pro/Ace2/Reno3 4G/Reno3 Pro 4G, and the Realme X50 Pro respectively.
In addition, Google says “more partners launching and upgrading devices over the coming months.”
The supported Google Pixel phones for the Android 11 are:
- Google Pixel 2
- Google Pixel 2 XL
- Google Pixel 3
- Google Pixel 3 XL
- Google Pixel 3a
- Google Pixel 3a XL
- Google Pixel 4
- Google Pixel 4 XL
- Google Pixel 4a
If you are still waiting for the update notification on your phone and want to check for the update manually, just visit Settings > System > System update and click the “Check for update” button.
Hello, Android 11! 🎉 Learn all about the new features that make staying in touch easier, controlling your connected devices simpler, plus new privacy improvements: https://t.co/qUCmyz37WZ pic.twitter.com/ExkZIXafau
— Android (@Android) September 8, 2020